What Happened on 26 September 2014
US president Barack Obama said the world was not showing enough urgency to check the spread of Ebola in west… Read More.
Sunday’s violence in Xinjiang claimed 50 lives, the Chinese state media has reported, a dramatic increase in the death toll… Read More.
The Indonesian parliament has voted to end direct elections for local officials and go back to the Suharto-era electoral system,… Read More.
Police in London have arrested nine people, including radical Islamist preacher Anjem Choudary in an anti-terrorism raid, according to media… Read More.
Thousands of people in Uzbekistan have been jailed on charges that are politically motivated, with prisoners subjected to ill-treatment and… Read More.
Fatah and Hamas, the two Palestinian factions, have agreed to hand over Gaza’s civil administration to a unity government headed… Read More.
Nike has reported 70% higher online sales last quarter, leading to a 7% surge in after-hours trading shares.The… Read More.
Chris Cairns, the former New Zealand cricket captain, has been charged with perjury, as per media reports. The case is… Read More.
Britain’s Andy Murray raced to the quarter-finals of the Shenzhen Open after a comfortable 6-3 6-3 victory’s over Somdev Devvarman,… Read More.
A new bug that has been described as a “deadly serious” vulnerability could possibly hit hundreds of millions of computers… Read More.
Barbra Streisand has become the first artist to have number one albums on the US chart in every single decade… Read More.