What Happened on 08 September 2015

Lufthansa strike to continue till Wednesday

Pilots at German airline Lufthansa said they will continue until Wednesday their strike over a… Read More.

15 Al-Shabaab militants killed in Somalia attack

At least 15 Al-Shabaab militants were killed on Tuesday when militants attacked a police station in Somalia's… Read More.

13 militants killed in Afghanistan

At least 13 militants have been killed in security operations in Afghanistan, the country's interior ministry said.… Read More.

Election campaigning begins in Myanmar

Election campaigning has started in Myanmar. According to media reports, this development comes two months ahead of… Read More.

Austrian president criticized for Iran visit

After meeting his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani in Tehran, Austrian President Heinz Fischer has said he expects growing trade with… Read More.

6.2 magnitude earthquake strikes south of the Kermadec Islands

Sep 07, 2015 - An earthquake with 6.2 magnitude struck south of the Kermadec Islands (Earthquake in Kermadec Islands).… Read More.

China scraps dividend tax for long-term investors

Chinese investors holding a stock for more than one year will be exempted from a five-percent dividend tax from Tuesday.… Read More.

Federer, Wawrinka in US Open quarters; Murray ousted

Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer and compatriot World No.5 Stanislas Wawrinka entered the quarter-finals of the US Open but World… Read More.

Google set to return to China

Google Play, the mobile application store, could return to China as early as this month. Google pulled… Read More.