What Happened on 13 September 2014

Rob Ford withdraws from Toronto mayoral polls after tumor diagnosis

Rob Ford, the controversial mayor of Toronto who has been diagnosed with an abdominal tumor, withdrew from next month’s mayoral… Read More.

US imposes new sanctions on Russia

The United States has imposed further sanctions on Russia, targeting its key banks and energy and defense firms in response… Read More.

Justice not served, say Steenkamp's parents

Reeva Steenkamp’s parents have said that “justice was not served” after Oscar Pistorius, the star South African athlete, was acquitted… Read More.

10 arrested in Pakistan for attack on Malala

Ten people suspected of attempting to kill Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai have been arrested in Swat district. Malala, an… Read More.

Ian Paisley, former leader of DUP, dies

Ian Paisley, the former leader of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), has died aged 88. From a controversial politician, the… Read More.

Serbia stun France to reach final of Basketball World Cup

Serbia stunned France 90-85 in the semi-finals of the Basketball World Cup to set up a clash with defending champions… Read More.