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What happend on April 11th 2018

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Australian jailed for 'despicable' fake cancer scam

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 1:35
related countries: Aruba Aruba

The woman accepted thousands of dollars from donors after falsely claiming to be terminally ill.
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Zuckerberg: Facebook is in 'arms race' with Russia

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 2:04
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Mark Zuckerberg tells US Congress his firm is struggling to get ahead of Russian manipulation.
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Syria 'chemical attack': Russia warns US against military action

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 7:08
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Washington

Moscow urges Washington to avoid "military adventure" in response to suspected chemical weapons use.
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Athletes 'desert' Commonwealth Games

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 7:14
related countries: Cameroon Cameroon

Cameroon officials say they have reported the missing weightlifters and boxers to police.
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TED 2018: Ukrainian journalist fights fake news

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 7:43
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

A TED talk by a Ukrainian journalist describes efforts to combat Russian propaganda.
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Bill Cosby retrial: Heidi Thomas 'drowsy for four days'

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 7:55
related countries: United States United States

Actress Heidi Thomas tells the US comic's retrial for sexual assault that he spiked her wine.
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Trump lifts travel ban on Chad

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 8:53
related countries: Chad Chad

The White House says Chad has improved the sharing of information about "suspected terrorists".
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Syria war: WHO demands access to 'chemical attack site'

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 9:56
related countries: Syria Syria

The health body says 500 patients showed symptoms after the suspected chemical attack in Syria.
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Tengelmann chief Karl-Erivan Haub missing in Swiss Alps

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 10:47
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Karl-Erivan Haub, head of the Tengelmann supermarket chain, failed to return from a skiing tour.
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Trump praises Qatar's efforts on combating terrorist financing

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 11:38
related countries: Qatar Qatar, United States United States

The US president denounced the state as a "funder of terror" only last year, endorsing a boycott.
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Chinese protests fail to stop 'illegal' water vessel sale

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 11:49
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, China China

The Bronze Tiger Ying water vessel was taken from China's Old Summer Palace by a British soldier in 1860.
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Nazi legacy found in Norwegian trees

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 12:22
related countries: Norway Norway

The chemical fog used to hide the Tirpitz battleship in WWII stunted the growth of trees.
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School shooting: US TV host quits over David Hogg tweet

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 12:36
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

Jamie Allman tweeted his wish to sexually assault a Florida shooting survivor with a "hot poker".
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Central African Republic protesters lay corpses at UN's door after clashes

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 14:11
related countries: Central African Republic Central African Republic
related places: Bangui

They accuse UN troops of killing civilians during an operation in the capital, Bangui.
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Mariah Carey opens up about her battle with bipolar disorder

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 15:22
related countries: United States United States

The American singer says she was first diagnosed in 2001 after having a mental breakdown.
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In pictures: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela memorial

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 15:34
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Thousands attend a memorial service in South Africa to pay tribute to anti-apartheid activist.
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Dutch 'singing road' closed after neighbours' complaints

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 15:51
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

Residents near the Dutch road say the constant melody was driving them mad.
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Nigerian brides sit exams in wedding gowns

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 16:10
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Two university students had to sit their final exams on their wedding day after a rescheduling clash.
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Dublin lord mayor beats Israel ban due to 'spelling error'

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 17:29
related countries: Ireland Ireland, Israel Israel

Authorities are reported to have allowed Mícheál Mac Donncha to enter the country despite a ban.
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A big avalanche has hit a road in the French resort Tignes

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 18:23
related countries: France France
related places: Tignes

Some passers-by filmed it coming towards them, while others turned and ran.
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'Sorry' Pope Francis invites Chile sex abuse victims to Vatican

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 20:00
related countries: Chile Chile

Francis says he wants to apologise in person at the Vatican over his accusation of slander.
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Syria war: Trump says missiles 'will be coming'

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 20:44
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia

He tells Russia to prepare for action against its ally Syria over the suspected chemical attack.
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US House Speaker Ryan to stand down

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 21:02
related countries: United States United States
related places: Republican

The conservative star's exit is a big blow to Republicans as the mid-term elections loom.
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Algeria military plane crash: 257 dead near Algiers

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 21:09
related countries: Algeria Algeria
related places: Algiers

Soldiers and their families perish in the deadliest plane crash in years, near the country's capital.
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Paramedics who mostly collect bodies

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 21:14
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Mariela and her husband work as paramedics in one of the most violent cities in Mexico.
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Ethiopia's farmers forced off land for housing

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 23:16
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia
related places: Addis Ababa

Farmers around Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa say they are paying a high price for the city's expansion.
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Secrets of the sea bed: Hunt for Stone Age site in North Sea

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 23:23
related countries: Belgium Belgium, United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK and Belgian scientists explore the seabed off Norfolk after prehistoric finds.
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Workers' Party legislators in Brazil adopt Lula's name

Wednesday 11th of April 2018, 23:41
related countries: Brazil Brazil
related places: Silva

More than 60 Workers' Party members took the step after Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva was jailed.
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