What Happened on 09 October 2014
A policeman in St Louis shot and killed a teenager, renewing tensions over the shooting of a black youngster in… Read More.
Two Americans and a German have won the 2014 Nobel Prize in chemistry for their research on optical microscopy. … Read More.
There have been protests in various Mexican cities against the disappearance of dozens of students in Iguala, a southern town.… Read More.
A 30-year-old Australian woman was found 17 days after she went missing in the bush in Queensland. Shannon Leah… Read More.
Hong Kong's government has cancelled plans to talk with student representatives on Friday, saying it would be “impossible to have… Read More.
World Bank President Jim Kim said the international response to the Ebola crisis has “failed miserably.” Ebola cases have been… Read More.
A 49-year-old man from Texas on death row for four years has been released after being cleared off a 2005… Read More.
An estimated 20 people have been killed and many wounded in a suicide bombing in the Yemeni capital of Sana’a,… Read More.
A confrontation between the police and members of a pro-government militia in Venezuela has left five people dead, according to… Read More.
In strongly-worded statements, India has warned Pakistan of “unaffordable” cost if it does not stop “unproved firing” across the Kashmir… Read More.
Apple has been named as the world’s most valuable brand. Its brand and logo are worth $119bn. The brand value… Read More.
The family of F1 driver Jules Bianchi has said that the 25-year-old had suffered a “diffuse axonal injury” — a… Read More.