What Happened on 18 August 2015

Iran to work with Middle East for global peace

Iran has declared its readiness to work with rival countries in the Middle East to endorse peace… Read More.

Rajapaksa accepts defeat in parliamentary elections

Aug 18, 2015 - The former president of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa on Tuesday accepted defeat in the closely… Read More.

Indonesian plane crash: Searchers spot debris in a mountainous area

Wreckage of Indonesian plane seenAug 18 2015 - The wreckage of an airplane that crashed in the… Read More.

Melbourne most liveable city: Survey

Australian city Melbourne has once again held on to its crown as the most liveable city… Read More.

Australian Rogers to retire after Ashes

Opening batsman Chris Rogers confirmed on Tuesday that this week's final Ashes Test at The Oval would be his last… Read More.

Facebook re-launches Notes

Facebook has redesigned its Notes section - a spot where users could post blog-style pieces of writing. The redesign looks… Read More.

Kursk submarine disaster movie in works

French filmmaker Luc Besson's production company EuropaCorp is developing a "Kursk" movie based on the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster… Read More.