What Happened on 08 September 2014
The Japanese economy shrank 1.8% from April to June, doing worse than expected and raising questions about Prime Minister Shinzo… Read More.
The execution of an Indian man in a murder case that’s been called the “house of horrors” has been put… Read More.
Seven Afghan men have been sentenced to death for the gang-rape of a group of women who were coming back… Read More.
US President Barack Obama is set to announce a new American “game plan” to fight the Isis. Obama said… Read More.
Dmitry Medvedev, Russia’s prime minister, has warned of a tough response to any fresh sanctions imposed by the west, and… Read More.
An experimental Ebola vaccine kept monkeys free from the disease for 10 months, raising hopes of a vaccine for humans.… Read More.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s supreme leader, has undergone prostate surgery today (Monday) in a Tehran hospital, the country’s media has… Read More.
Swedish firm Electrolux is buying GE’s (General Electric) household appliances unit for $3.3bn, giving it a much bigger presence in… Read More.
As the ‘yes’ campaign in Scotland takes the lead in polls, the pound slumped to a ten-month low, according to… Read More.
Serena Williams has joined Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert on the list of all-time Grand Slam winners by defeating Caroline… Read More.