What Happened on 21 September 2015

Hungary intercepts over 18,700 refugees

Hungarian authorities intercepted 18,757 refugees over the weekend while they were attempting to cross the border illegally, police reported on… Read More.

China reports 791 dengue cases

A total of 791 dengue cases were reported in 15 cities across China's Guangdong province, health… Read More.

21 Palestinians arrested in Jerusalem raid

Israeli security forces on Monday arrested dozens of Palestinians in east Jerusalem for "rioting", in the largest… Read More.

Pro-Russians in Ukraine call for early elections

Pro-Russian separatists on Monday called for early local elections in November in the eastern Ukrainian region of Luhansk, which is… Read More.

South Korean indicted for attempted arson at Japan embassy

A South Korean man was indicted Monday for attempted arson at the Japanese embassy in Seoul, presumably… Read More.

VW orders probe into violation of US emission rules

German carmaker Volkswagen (VW) said it had ordered an external investigation of the violation of US emission rules. The company… Read More.

Spain wins European basketball championship

Spain lifted its third title in the last four European basketball championships after beating Lithuania 80-63 on Sunday. Pau Gasol… Read More.

ICC names ex-Windies skipper Richardson to match referees panel

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced that former West Indies captain Richie Richardson has been appointed to the… Read More.

NASA building space shotgun to blast asteroids

NASA is developing world's first space shotgun that can blast asteroids into small pieces for collection as samples when a… Read More.