What Happened on 08 October 2014
Three scientists who helped in the creation of LED light have won the 2014 Nobel Prize in physics. Isamu Akasaki… Read More.
A North Korean diplomat has acknowledged that “reform through labor” camps exist in the country. North Korean official Choe Myong-nam,… Read More.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has said that instances of Ebola in Europe were “quite unavoidable” given the reality of… Read More.
A pilot was killed when a plane attempting to fight a wildfire in California’s Yosemite national park crashed, reports said.… Read More.
China is seeing its worst dengue outbreak in 20 years as 1,000 new cases of the tropical disease emerge each… Read More.
Hundreds of villagers staying close to the border on the Indian side of Kashmir have left their homes as the… Read More.
The world economy will grow by 3.3% this year, showing little change from the last two years, the IMF has… Read More.
Yahoo is expected to cut jobs at its Bangalore center in India, media reports say. In a statement the technology… Read More.
Last month’s strike by pilots will cost Air France about €500m, the carrier has estimated. This would include an… Read More.
Officials from EU countries and major technology firms are meeting on Wednesday to discuss ways to confront online extremism. The… Read More.
Twitter has sued the American government over US surveillance laws. Under existing laws, the company cannot reveal certain information about… Read More.
Jennifer Lawrence has described the theft and online publication of her nude photos as a “sex crime”. The Oscar-winning actress… Read More.