What Happened on 10 October 2014

Chinese fishing boat captain killed in clash with South Korean coast guard

A Chinese fishing vessel captain was shot and killed in a fight with officers of the South Korean coast guard,… Read More.

Ebola: David Miliband warns of 'absolute tipping point'

Former British foreign secretary David Miliband has said that the Ebola outbreak was putting Sierra Leone’s years of social and… Read More.

Nobel Peace Prize goes to Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi

The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded on Friday, October 10, to Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai and India’s Kailash Satyarthi… Read More.

Kim Jong-un absent from key party event

Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, has missed an important political event, fueling further speculation over his continued absence from… Read More.

Stem cell research raises hopes of curing Type 1 diabetes

Researchers believe that they may have achieved a breakthrough in finding a cure for type 1 diabetes, reports say. Experts… Read More.

Instagram account of Tehran's young elite showing off their wealth banned

The Iranian government has blocked an Instagram account dedicated to showcasing the wealth and lifestyle of Tehran’s young rich elite,… Read More.

Ukip wins first parliamentary seat

Douglas Carswell, a former Tory MP, has won the first parliamentary seat for the Ukip in Britain. Carswell got 21,113… Read More.

'Cartel boss' Vicente Carrillo Fuentes captured

Vicente Carrillo Fuentes, believed to be one of Mexico’s most wanted cartel chiefs, has been captured by the police, without… Read More.

Cyclone Hudhud heads towards south-east India

Indian authorities are planning to evacuate people as Cyclone Hudhud heads towards the country’s south-east coast, according to media reports.… Read More.

Norton maker Symantec splits into two

Symantec, the maker of the Norton antivirus software, has said it will break its operations into two. The American software… Read More.

England defeat San Marino 5-0

Maintaining their perfect start to the Euro qualifiers, England defeated San Marino 5-0 at Wembley, according to media reports. Phil… Read More.

Trust the system, don't ask for raise, Microsoft CEO tells women

In comments that have caused a controversy, Microsoft Chief Executive Satya Nadella said on Thursday, October 9, in an event… Read More.