What Happened on 11 August 2015

Japan restarts first nuclear power reactor

Japan has once again started its first nuclear reactor. Restarted under new safety rules, this comes four years after the… Read More.

South Korea urges North Korea to apologize for landmine explosion

South Korea has called upon North Korea to apologize for planting landmines… Read More.

Greece bailout deal: A few minor details to be sorted out, says minister

Euclid Tsakalotos, Greek finance minister, has said that to reach a bailout deal Greece has a few… Read More.

Michael Brown's shooting incident in Ferguson, Missouri

Michael Brown’s death anniversary: Protestors arrested Aug 11, 2015 - Violence marred a day of civil disobedience held to commemorate… Read More.

Pakistan and Afghanistan agree to increase bilateral trade

Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to increase bilateral trade to $5 billion by the end of 2017, said Adviser on… Read More.

Sundar Pichai is the new Google CEO

The 43-year-old Indian born Sundar Pichai has been named as the new CEO of Google. The company has undergone a… Read More.

Los Angeles aims to host 2024 Olympics

Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti and businessman Casey Wasserman have formed a non-profit organisation, named… Read More.

Facebook, Google, Twitter join hands against child porn

Silicon Valley giants Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and Twitter are working with Britain's Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) to implement a… Read More.

Leonardo DiCaprio to reunite with Martin Scorsese for "The Devil in the White City"

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio will reportedly reunite with filmmaker Martin Scorsese for the long-in-development film "The Devil in the White City". Read More.