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What happend on July 7th 2017

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A quilt for a queen

Friday 7th of July 2017, 0:10
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles

More than a century ago a former slave fulfilled her dream to meet Queen Victoria, taking with her a gift.
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$152,000 painting stolen from Sydney home

Friday 7th of July 2017, 0:31
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

The painting, by famous New Zealand artist Colin John McCahon, was taken as its owner moved house.
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Brazil club football chief quits over death threats

Friday 7th of July 2017, 1:03
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Sergio Serra, the president of Brazil's Paysandu Sport, quits after getting relegation death threats.
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China's first operational aircraft carrier Liaoning arrives in Hong Kong

Friday 7th of July 2017, 4:26
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Beijing

The Liaoning's presence has been viewed by some as a show of force by Beijing.
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Has Russia's love for Trump gone cold?

Friday 7th of July 2017, 7:10
related countries: Russia Russia

Once popular in Russia, opinion of Donald Trump has soured since he came into office.
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South Park to reduce Trump jokes

Friday 7th of July 2017, 9:01
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

Co-creator Trey Parker says the show has fallen into the "trap" of mocking the US president every week.
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Naples building crumbles - eight missing

Friday 7th of July 2017, 9:17
related countries: Italy Italy

Italian rescuers search the rubble of an apartment block where two families lived.
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G20: Protests flare as leaders gather

Friday 7th of July 2017, 10:08
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Hamburg

World leaders gather in Hamburg, Germany, as clashes continue for a second day.
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Emma Stone: Male co-stars took pay cut so they were paid the same as me

Friday 7th of July 2017, 10:21
related countries: Maldives Maldives

The La La Land star is the latest actress to speak out on equal pay.
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Qatar crisis: Saudi-led bloc vows new measures

Friday 7th of July 2017, 10:35
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, Qatar Qatar
related places: Doha, `Arab

The four Arab states describe Doha's rejections of their demands as a threat to regional security.
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US lifts visa restrictions on Gambian robotics students

Friday 7th of July 2017, 11:51
related countries: The Gambia The Gambia, United States United States
related places: Washington

The students were twice denied visas to attend a multi-national competition in Washington.
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Teenager jailed in El Salvador after toilet stillbirth

Friday 7th of July 2017, 12:35
related countries: El Salvador El Salvador

Her lawyers said she had not known she was pregnant after being raped.
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Silencing dissent

Friday 7th of July 2017, 13:29
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Turkey's detention of leading human rights activists draws international condemnation.
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Unesco declares Hebron's Old City Palestinian World Heritage site

Friday 7th of July 2017, 14:06
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel denounces the decision, accusing the UN cultural agency of being a "political tool".
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Japan's Rakuten retail site bans ivory sales

Friday 7th of July 2017, 15:13
related countries: Japan Japan

Rakuten, one of Japan's largest online retailers, has bowed to pressure and banned ivory sales.
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Bell Pottinger row: PR boss sorry for S Africa campaign

Friday 7th of July 2017, 17:11
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK-based firm Bell Pottinger responds to accusations its work inflamed racial tensions.
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Hackers breached a dozen US nuclear plants, reports say

Friday 7th of July 2017, 17:28
related countries: United States United States

Operating firms were targeted by malicious code hidden in fake job applications, US media report.
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Canada 'paid $8m' to Omar Khadr, ex-Guantanamo detainee

Friday 7th of July 2017, 17:31
related countries: Canada Canada

Compensation for the former Guantanamo Bay detainee has ignited controversy in Canada.
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G20: Trump and Putin hold first face-to-face talks

Friday 7th of July 2017, 18:14
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Syria Syria, Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Moscow

The US and Russian leaders say they want to repair ties during a tense G20 summit in Hamburg.
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In pictures

Friday 7th of July 2017, 19:41
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Some of the art hoarded by Cornelius Gurlitt goes on show at a Swiss museum before public display.
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Syria crisis: US, Russia and Jordan agree ceasefire deal

Friday 7th of July 2017, 20:46
related countries: Jordan Jordan, Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Sunday

It will go into effect on Sunday, and follows the first meeting of the US and Russian leaders.
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G20: Trump and Putin debate US election hack at first meeting

Friday 7th of July 2017, 21:30
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

The pair held "robust" talks about the allegations of Russian interference in last year's election.
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In pictures: Violence at G20 protests

Friday 7th of July 2017, 22:09
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Hamburg

Hamburg's streets have been overrun by violence on the first day of the G20 summit in Germany.
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Extreme meatball craze

Friday 7th of July 2017, 23:48
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

One restaurant in Indonesia is taking the classic bakso noodle soup to a whole new level.
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