Page protected

Portal:Current events

From WikiDaily, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Edit instructions

Topics in the news

Eliud Kipchoge in 2015
Eliud Kipchoge
Armed conflicts and attacks

Business and economy

Disasters and accidents
  • The number of people confirmed killed in central and eastern Japan by Typhoon Hagibis rises to 66, with 15 people still missing and more than 200 injured. (Reuters)

Law and crime

Politics and elections
Armed conflicts and attacks

Arts and culture
  • A stone statue is discovered in the walls of a church in England. Officials believe the statue had been hidden inside those walls for about 400 years since the Restoration period. (MSN) (Daily Mail)

Business and economy

Law and crime
Armed conflicts and attacks

Disasters and accidents

International relations

Law and crime
  • California becomes the first U.S. state to ban the sale of fur products. The law goes into effect on January 1, 2023. (CNN)

Politics and elections
Armed conflicts and attacks

Disasters and accidents

International relations

Law and crime

Sports
Armed conflicts and attacks

Arts and culture

Business and economy

Disasters and accidents

Law and crime

Politics and elections
Armed conflicts and attacks

Arts and culture
  • The Swedish Academy awards the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature to Olga Tokarczuk, "for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion represents the crossing of boundaries as a form of life", and the 2019 prize to Peter Handke, "for an influential work that with linguistic ingenuity has explored the periphery and the specificity of human experience". The 2018 prize is awarded only now because last year it was postponed due to a scandal. (The Guardian)
Disasters and accidents
Health and environment

International relations

Law and crime

Science and technology

Sports
Armed conflicts and attacks

Business and economy

Law and crime

Politics and elections

Science and technology
Time: 17:02 UTC|Day: 15 October
October 2019
SMTWTFS
  12345
678  9    10    11    12  
  13    14    15  16171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
More October 2019 events...   

Africa

Americas

Asia

Europe

Middle East