What Happened on 07 September 2014

Ukraine ceasefire breached, blame game starts

The ceasefire in eastern Ukraine is in danger of collapsing after shelling and rocket fire were reported from Mariupol and… Read More.

Sierra Leone's Ebola lockdown not the right way forward, say experts

Experts have warned that Sierra Leone’s announcement of a four-day lockdown to control the spread of Ebola could prove counterproductive.… Read More.

Al-Shabaab names new leader after Godane's death

Al-Shabaab, the Somali militant group, has named Ahmad Umar as their new leader after confirming that Ahmed Abdi Godane, the… Read More.

China's e-commerce giant Alibaba announces details of IPO

Alibaba, China’s biggest e-commerce company, has said it expects to price its IPO at $60-66 for every share. The firm… Read More.

Semi-final shocker: Djokovic, Federer knocked out of US Open

In a day of historic upsets at the US Open men’s semi-finals, World number one Novak Djokovic was humbled by… Read More.

Second member of South Korean band dies after crash

Kwon Ri-sae, 23, popularly known as Rise — a member of Ladies' Code, a pop group from South Korea —… Read More.