loading

What happend on September 14th 2020

You may use the navigation bar to select any day since November 11th, 2005. See the most imporant events in the world – expore the recent history on the map.

Climate change: Warmth shatters section of Greenland ice shelf

Monday 14th of September 2020, 1:29
related countries: Greenland Greenland

A big chunk of ice breaks away from the Arctic's largest remaining ice shelf - 79N, or Nioghalvfjerdsfjorden.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Roderick Walker: Georgia deputy filmed punching black man is fired

Monday 14th of September 2020, 3:35
related countries: Georgia Georgia

Roderick Walker was a passenger in a car pulled over for a broken rear light in Atlanta, Georgia.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Coronavirus: WHO reports record daily rise in new infections

Monday 14th of September 2020, 4:39
related countries: India India, Brazil Brazil, United States United States

The largest increases in new infections were reported in India, the US and Brazil, the agency said.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Humpback whales take wrong turn up crocodile river

Monday 14th of September 2020, 4:54
related countries: Aruba Aruba

At least one humpback whale remains in the Australian river after getting lost.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Neymar among five sent off as Marseille beat PSG

Monday 14th of September 2020, 6:04
related countries: France France
related places: Marseille

Neymar is one of five players sent off after an injury-time brawl as Marseille beat Paris St-Germain in an action-packed Ligue 1 game.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Yoshihide Suga picked by Japan's governing party to succeed Shinzo Abe

Monday 14th of September 2020, 8:28
related countries: Japan Japan

Japan's governing party has picked him to succeed Shinzo Abe who stepped down due to health reasons.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Climate change: Rising sea levels in Fiji create 'ghost towns'

Monday 14th of September 2020, 9:42
related countries: Fiji Fiji

Coastal erosion, rising sea levels and intense cyclones have forced people to abandon their homes in Fiji.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Khalifa Haftar's rival Libya government resigns after Benghazi protests

Monday 14th of September 2020, 10:19
related countries: Libya Libya

The headquarters of strongman Khalifa Haftar's government are torched in his eastern base of Benghazi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

ARM: UK-based chip designer sold to US firm Nvidia

Monday 14th of September 2020, 10:35
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Cambridge

The new owner of the Cambridge-based chip designer has promised to keep its headquarters in the UK.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

TikTok rejects Microsoft bid at eleventh hour

Monday 14th of September 2020, 10:37
related countries: China China, United States United States
related places: Oracle

Oracle is now the favourite to take over US operations of the popular Chinese-owned video-sharing app.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Russian opposition makes gains in local elections

Monday 14th of September 2020, 11:12
related countries: Russia Russia

Pro-Kremlin United Russia dominates the vote, but loses its majority in two Siberian cities.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Warren Harding: Grandson of former US president asks to exhume his remains

Monday 14th of September 2020, 11:21
related countries: United States United States

James Blaesing seeks to confirm a DNA match with Warren G Harding, but relatives oppose the bid.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Dong Tam case: Two sentenced to death in Vietnam over police killings

Monday 14th of September 2020, 13:08
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam

Three policemen and one resident died in clashes over a land dispute that caused a public outcry.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Alexei Navalny: Poisoned Russian opposition figure 'able to leave bed'

Monday 14th of September 2020, 14:22
related countries: Russia Russia, Germany Germany
related places: Berlin

The Russian opposition figure is off ventilation and continues to improve, his Berlin hospital says.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mercy Baguma: Ugandan family want answers from UK

Monday 14th of September 2020, 15:26
related countries: Uganda Uganda, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Glasgow

She was found next to her crying child, sparking calls for reforms to the UK asylum system.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Belarus protests: Putin pledges $1.5bn loan at Lukashenko meeting

Monday 14th of September 2020, 16:07
related countries: Belarus Belarus

The offer was made during the leaders' first face-to-face talks since protests erupted in Belarus.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

FIA looking into Hamilton's anti-racism T-shirt

Monday 14th of September 2020, 16:08
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton faces the possibility of an FIA investigation after he wore a T-shirt which displayed a message about the shooting of Breonna Taylor.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Is Trump right about cause of US wildfires?

Monday 14th of September 2020, 16:12
related countries: United States United States

Is poor management of forests to blame for deadly fires in the United States?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ugandan carrying child's severed head arrested outside parliament

Monday 14th of September 2020, 16:18
related countries: Uganda Uganda

He was stopped trying to enter parliament, but it is not clear what he was doing there.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Victoria police officer appears to stomp on man's head during arrest

Monday 14th of September 2020, 16:54
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles

Police are accused of using excessive force to arrest a man with mental health issues in Melbourne.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

TikTok: Oracle confirms being picked by Bytedance to be app's partner

Monday 14th of September 2020, 17:07
related countries: United States United States

The American database specialist says a tie-up plan has been submitted to the US government.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Nigerian porn star arrested 'for filming' at sacred Osun Osogbo ground

Monday 14th of September 2020, 17:11
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Osun

Nigerian Tobiloba Jolaosho was detained for recording at his country's revered Osun-Osogbo grove.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Canadian cable car cord severed again in suspected sabotage

Monday 14th of September 2020, 17:12
related countries: Canada Canada

The mountainside gondola ride only reopened a few months ago after an act of sabotage in 2019.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Coronavirus: Marseille's Covid-19 hospital beds 'close to saturation'

Monday 14th of September 2020, 19:27
related countries: France France
related places: Bordeaux

"Worrying" coronavirus increases in the southern French city and in Bordeaux spark new restrictions.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Taliban talks: US peace envoy 'not happy about' release of prisoners

Monday 14th of September 2020, 20:22
related countries: United States United States

Speaking to the BBC, Zalmay Khalilzad addresses the controversial release of 5,000 Taliban prisoners.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Spot the difference: John Boyega gets ad change apology

Monday 14th of September 2020, 20:25
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, China China

Jo Malone London reshot a John Boyega advert he made for them with a Chinese actor for the Chinese market.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Xinjiang: US to block some exports from Chinese region

Monday 14th of September 2020, 20:56
related countries: United States United States, China China

Tension is growing between the US and China over the alleged use of Uighur Muslim forced labour camps.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Hurricane Sally forms off US Gulf Coast, threatening southern states

Monday 14th of September 2020, 21:48
related countries: United States United States

The slow-moving category one storm is expected to dump rain and could flood coastal communities.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Five reasons why Israel's peace deals with the UAE and Bahrain matter

Monday 14th of September 2020, 23:02
related countries: Israel Israel, Bahrain Bahrain

Gulf states see opportunities for trade while Israel lessens its isolation, writes Jeremy Bowen.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

The Nigerian filmmakers risking jail with lesbian movie Ife

Monday 14th of September 2020, 23:04
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Ife

The film board in Nigeria, where same-sex relationships are banned, says the film violates strict laws on homosexuality.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

About Maplandia.com World News Centre

This content is from the BBC News website. We use BBC News RSS feed under BBC Terms and Conditions. Date and time information is related to GMT. Unfortunately we can not offer RSS feed of this site with geographically sorted world news. However, you can add this page to your favourites or set it as your homepage to see what's new in the world when you start browsing.




Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.