What Happened on 23 August 2015

Afghanistan: 12 killed, 60 wounded in Kabul bomb attack

Aug 23, 2015 - A deadly suicide bomb attack in the Afghan capital Kabul has killed… Read More.

2,000 migrants rescued near Libyan coast

At least 2,000 migrants have been rescued off the Libyan coast, according to Italian authorities. Two Italian navy ships took… Read More.

Shoreham air crash: Death toll may rise, UK police warn

The UK police say the death toll in Saturday's Shoreham air crash may rise. The Hawker Hunter… Read More.

South and North Korea agree to second round of talks

The two Koreas have agreed to a second round of negotiations after a night-long round of talks did not resolve… Read More.

China: One killed, nine injured in explosion at chemical plant

One person was killed and at least nine injured in an explosion at a chemical plant in the eastern Chinese… Read More.

Ashes: England stare at innings defeat at Oval

England are staring at an innings defeat in the fifth and final Ashes Test at the Oval. Alastair… Read More.