What Happened on 09 September 2014

Gordon Brown to lead 'no' campaign in final stages

Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown will lead the ‘no’ campaign in its final phase as polls predict that Scotland… Read More.

Islamic State (ISIS) using US and Saudi weapons, says report

ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria are using American-made weapons and have access to Saudi anti-tank rockets that had been… Read More.

Thousands of new Ebola cases expected in Liberia in coming weeks

Several thousand new cases of Ebola are expected in Liberia in the next three weeks, the World Health Organization (WHO)… Read More.

Abe's close aides seen posing with neo-Nazi leader

In potential embarrassment for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, photos of two close aides showing them posing with a controversial… Read More.

Anti-logging campaigner murdered in Peru

Illegal loggers have been blamed for forest campaigner Edwin Chota’s murder in Peru, as per media reports. Chota and three… Read More.

16 killed in suicide bomb attack in Somalia

A suicide bomber targeted a convoy of the African Union Mission in Somalia on Monday, September 8, killing 16 people,… Read More.

Iraq approves new government; Nuri al-Maliki is vice-president

Iraq’s lawmakers have approved their new government, with Nuri al-Maliki, the former prime minister, becoming vice-president, according to media reports.… Read More.

Thousands waiting to be rescued in floods in India, Pakistan

Army and disaster response teams worked hard to rescue people as thousands continue to be in the danger zone in… Read More.

Irish airline Ryanair to buy Boeing planes worth $10.4bn

It has been reported that Ryanair, the low cost Irish airline, is buying 100 planes from Boeing that are worth… Read More.

Marin Cilic wins 2014 US Open

Marin Cilic defeated Kei Nishikori of Japan in straight sets in the finals of the US Open to win his… Read More.

England beat Switzerland 2-0

Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck scored twice in the second half as England started their Euro 2016 qualifiers on a great note,… Read More.

World-famous designer Marc Newson joins Apple

World-famous designer Marc Newson has formally joined Apple, reports say. Newson, who has earlier designed watches and recently helped Apple… Read More.

Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child

The British royal family has announced that Prince William and his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, are expecting their second… Read More.