What Happened on 23 October 2014

Nato jets intercept Russian plane

Nato has said it intercepted a Russian spy plane flying over the Baltic Sea as tensions continue to increase in… Read More.

Philippines murder: US Marine transferred to army base

A US Marine who is accused of killing a transgender woman in the Philippines has reportedly been removed from his… Read More.

'Hold North Korean leaders accountable for crime against humanity'

Michael Kirby, the head of a UN panel inquiring into human rights in North Korea, has said that the country’s… Read More.

5 killed in blast in Nigeria

At least five people were killed and 12 injured in a blast in northern Nigeria’s Bauchi state, media reports said.… Read More.

Moscow airport mishap: Five people detained

Vladimir Martynenko, a snowplow driver blamed by Russian authorities for the plane crash that killed the oil company Total chief… Read More.

We will not be intimidated, says Canada's prime minister

Canada’s prime minister Stephen Harper pledged a tough response to the gun attack on the Parliament, saying that… Read More.

Russia poses existential threat to EU, says Soros

The investor George Soros has said that EU faces an existential threat from Russia. In an article in the New… Read More.

Man jumps White House fence, is apprehended

A man who jumped over the White House fence was challenged by dogs and Secret Service agents and apprehended. Video… Read More.

No compromise on basic EU rules, says Juncker

The European commission’s incoming president Jean-Claude Juncker has warned British prime minister David Cameron against attempts to “destroy” the basic… Read More.

Baby killed in Jerusalem 'terror attack'

A car drove into a crowd of people in Jerusalem, killing a three-month old infant and injuring eight others in… Read More.

8 Shias killed in Pakistan bus attack

Unidentified gunmen shot and killed eight members of the Shia Hazara community in Quetta in Pakistan’s Balochistan province. The victims… Read More.

British singer Alvin Stardust dies

British singer Alvin Stardust has died at the age of 72.  He was recently diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer, reports… Read More.