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Commonwealth Games 2014 Day 5 latest updates

Commonwealth Games 2014 Day 5 latest updates

Jul. 28 | Singapore bags bronze at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow. Day 5 of the ongoing 20th Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow saw many exciting sporting feats. Singapore managed to clutch onto a Bronze in a badminton match against India in the...

20th Commonwealth Games kick off at Glasgow

20th Commonwealth Games kick off at Glasgow

Jul. 24 | 20th Commonwealth Games has a grandiose opening ceremony. The 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games finally kicked off with a gala opening ceremony at Celtic Park in Glasgow on July 23, 2014. Scotland has been preparing for the Commonwealth games since...

Mainstream media still leads over online news, says new report

Mainstream media still leads over online news, says new report

Jun. 12 | UK still hasn’t warmed up to the idea of consuming online news. A new report has suggested that the traditional media organizations continue to be a dominant source of online news in the UK. The research, carried out by the Reuters Institute for...

Turkish Primer Minister criticized over mine blast

Turkish Primer Minister criticized over mine blast

May. 15 | A coalmine explosion in Turkey reportedly left at least 282 people dead and more bodies are yet to be recovered. The catastrophic accident happened at Soma – which is located in the western province of Manisa – and is the country’s worst...

Conchita Wurst wins 2014 Eurovision song contest

Conchita Wurst wins 2014 Eurovision song contest

May. 12 | The grand finale of the 59th Eurovision song contest – held at the B&W Halls in Copenhagen – featured 26 countries competing, with Austria’s Conchita Wurst winning the competition with 290 points. The colorful event was filled with...

Robotic submarine to search for missing Malaysia Airlines plane

Robotic submarine to search for missing Malaysia Airlines plane

Apr. 14 | Searchers who are working on finding the missing Malaysia Airlines plane will be deploying a robotic submarine for the first time in an attempt to locate the jet which has been missing for over a month now. The chief of search mission, Angus Houston said...

Australian officials detect signals consistent with missing Malaysia Airlines plane

Australian officials detect signals consistent with missing Malaysia Airlines plane

Apr. 7 | Officials from Australia announced on Monday, April 7, 2014 that they managed to pick up a few signals by a black box detector which is attached to an Australian ship looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the Indian Ocean. The officials...

Relatives of missing Malaysian flight passengers protest on streets of Beijing

Relatives of missing Malaysian flight passengers protest on streets of Beijing

Mar. 26 | Just one day after the announcement from the Malaysian Prime Minister that the missing Malaysian flight has ended its journey in the Indian Ocean, family members of the passengers have erupted in angry protests. Around 100 relatives, as well as their...

Mick Jagger struggling to understand L’Wren Scott’s suicide

Mick Jagger struggling to understand L’Wren Scott’s suicide

Mar. 19 | English musician and singer Mick Jagger is mourning the death of his lover and best friend, famous designer L’Wren Scott. Scott reportedly committed suicide on Monday, March 17, 2014. The famous musician is going through the worst time of his life as...

Google’s doodle addresses Russia’s anti-gay law

Google’s doodle addresses Russia’s anti-gay law

Feb. 7 | Search engine giant Google published a doodle in order to mark the beginning of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia on February 7, 2014. Google is celebrating the launch of the Sochi Olympics with a special Doodle, which is addressing Russia’s controversial...