What Happened on 18 August 2014

Obama says the air strikes on Iraq dam are in US interest

The US President Barack Obama has told the Congress that the air strikes by the US on Iraq's Mosul dam… Read More.

Curfew continues in Missouri suburb, US

Curfew continues for second night in Ferguson, Missouri in the US over the killing of an 18-year-old black boy, Michael… Read More.

Thailand's economy narrowly avoids technical recession

The economy of Thailand has recently avoided a technical recession in the second quarter, though there are doubts how it… Read More.

Russia may ban import of cars if the West implements new sanctions

Russia is likely to put a ban on imports of cars, in retaliatory sanctions against the West, media reports have… Read More.

Cincinnati Open goes to Serena Williams

Tennis player, Serena Williams won her career’s 62nd WTA title and her first Cincinnati Open. She defeated Ana Ivanovic by… Read More.

Marquez missed his record 11 victory

Spain’s champion racer, Marc Marquez, stuttered to finish fourth in the Czech MotoGP. By losing this race, Marquez ended his… Read More.

Android devices including Tesco's Hudl face data reset issue

As per reports, the data saved in Tesco Hudl tab can be recovered with a help of a bug in… Read More.

Best Buy leaks price of Moto 360 Smartwatch specs

Media reports stated that although the Moto 360 smartwatch is yet to be revealed to the public eye, Best Buy… Read More.

Childhood home of Johny Cash opened for public

The childhood home of country music legend Johny Cash opened for the public. The house has been open as a… Read More.

Kiss star Gene Simmons apologizes for his depression remarks

Gene Simmons, rock star from the band ‘Kiss’ has apologized for the remarks he made at the “spur of the… Read More.