What Happened on 26 August 2015

Iran to start nuclear commercialisation

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that Tehran aims to start the process of nuclear commercialisation following the conclusion of… Read More.

Abe asks Obama to investigate alleged NSA spying

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday asked US President Barack Obama to investigate alleged spying by American security agencies… Read More.

Gunman opens fire in Indian restaurant in Sydney

An unidentified gunman opened fire at an Indian restaurant at Harris Park in Sydney's west. According to media reports, the… Read More.

US tags Haqqani leader's brother as global terrorist

The US authorities have named Sirajuddin Haqqani, brother of Haqqani Network chief Aziz Haqqani, a "specially designated global terrorist", the… Read More.

Pakistani minister's attackers identified

The attackers of Shuja Khanzada, the late home minister of Pakistan's Punjab province, have been identified and will soon be… Read More.

Attack on Paris train was premeditated

A French prosecutor said that the attempted attack on a train in Paris by an armed man was premeditated and… Read More.

Two Kenyans test positive at athletics World Championships

Two Kenyan female athletes competing at the ongoing athletics World Championships were hit with a provisional suspension following positive samples… Read More.

AC Milan renews interest in Witsel

Italian football powerhouse AC Milan has announced that it is now willing to offer up to 30 million euros for… Read More.

NASA probe sends stunning images of dwarf planet

NASA's Dawn spacecraft has delivered the closest-yet views of the dwarf planet called Ceres that show the small world's features… Read More.