What Happened on 16 October 2014
A naval training base in Victoria, Australia, was locked down following the discovery of “hazardous material,” media reports said. A… Read More.
Brazil police have arrested 55 people as part of a one-year operation against a secretive child pornography network concealed in… Read More.
Police in Hong Kong used pepper spray to stop protesters from blocking a key road on Thursday, October 16, media… Read More.
More than 20 people, many of them trekkers, were feared dead after Nepal was struck with blizzards on Thursday, October… Read More.
Olsi Rama, the brother of the Albanian prime minister, has said that he was “disgusted” by allegations that he was… Read More.
Seeking to reassure Americans after a second US nurse tested positive for Ebola, President Barack Obama has said the risk… Read More.
Mozambique voted on Wednesday, October 15, in the country’s presidential and parliamentary polls. The counting is underway, according to media… Read More.
American shares of video streaming service Netflix dived on Wednesday, October 15, after reports of fewer subscribers than expected, according… Read More.
American drug company AbbVie is in favor of its shareholders voting against a takeover deal for Shire, according to media… Read More.
Google has unveiled three new devices — a TV set-top box, a smartphone, and a tablet — all powered by… Read More.
Actor, Neil Patrick Harris, the star of the TV show How I Met Your Mother, will be the host of… Read More.