What Happened on 15 October 2014

10,000 new Ebola cases every week are possible: WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO), according to media reports, has warned that the outbreak of Ebola could rise to 10,000… Read More.

Modi's popularity to be tested in state polls

Elections are being held in Maharashtra and Haryana in what is being seen as an important test for Indian Prime… Read More.

'Bodies in grave are not of missing Mexican students,' says Jesus Murillo Karam

DNA testing has shown that 28 bodies found in a grave in Mexico’s Iguala town are not those of students,… Read More.

Military officials from North and South Korea hold talks

North and South Korea are holding high-level military talks after almost seven years, media reports have claimed. However, there has… Read More.

Hong Kong police clear tunnel in late-night crackdown on protesters

In a late-night crackdown, the Hong Kong police forcibly removed pro-democracy protesters from a tunnel and tore down barricades, according… Read More.

Researchers warn of health risks posed by energy drinks

A new study by the WHO has warned that energy drinks could pose a significant problem to public health if… Read More.

Stem cell therapy shows positive results in improving sight

Stem cell therapy has been able to improve the sight of patients suffering from an eye disease, without any prominent… Read More.

Inflation in China touches five-year low

Inflation in China reached a five-year-low in the month of September, media reports say. Compared to a year ago, the… Read More.

Germany cuts growth forecasts for 2014 and 2015

With its export growth slowing, Germany has cut its growth forecast for this year as well as for 2015, media… Read More.

Serbia-Albania match abandoned as politics invades pitch

A tense Euro qualifier match between rivals Serbia and Albania had to be abandoned in the 41st minute amid extraordinary… Read More.

Richard Flanagan's wartime love story wins Booker

Richard Flanagan has won this year’s Man Booker Prize for The Narrow Road to the Deep North, a wartime novel,… Read More.

Kesha and Dr. Luke file lawsuits against each other

Singer Kesha has accused her producer Dr Luke of sexual, physical, and verbal abuse that lasted a decade, claims that… Read More.