What Happened on 19 August 2014
A convoy carrying refugees was struck by rocket fire close to Luhansk in eastern Ukraine, killing dozens of people, according… Read More.
The United States has banned all American airlines from flying over Syrian airspace, according to media reports. In a statement,… Read More.
American president Barack Obama said that Kurdish fighters and Iraqi government forces had retaken control of Mosul dam from the… Read More.
Members of Parliament from Pakistan’s Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party will quit their seats in the House as the PTI founder and… Read More.
It has been reported that peaceful demonstrations again deteriorated into tear gas, Molotov cocktails, and gunfire in Ferguson, Missouri as… Read More.
The European Commission has compensated fruit and vegetables growers impacted by Russia’s ban on western food products, by providing them… Read More.
Monarch Airlines is likely to cut hundreds of jobs as it aims to focus on short-haul flights rather than long-haul… Read More.
Chelsea outclassed Burnley 3-1 at Turf Moor after Scott Arfield threatened an upset by opening the scoring for Burnley in… Read More.
Community Health Systems, a prominent American hospital group, has revealed that it had been the target of a major cyber-attack… Read More.
Licia Albanese, a renowned American opera singer, has died at the age of 105. Born in Italy in 1909, she… Read More.