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What happend on April 2nd 2018

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Did American tourism to Russia increase in 2017?

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 0:10
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Reality Check looks into claims about the health of the Russian tourism industry.
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China hits back with tariffs on US imports worth $3bn

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 4:26
related countries: United States United States

Pork, wine and scrap aluminium are among the 128 imports targeted, worth some $3bn.
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Hill Street Blues creator Steven Bochco dies aged 74

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 5:09
related countries: United States United States

US TV producer and writer Steven Bochco redefined TV drama with his police shows.
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Indian police search for monkey that snatched baby

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 7:57
related countries: India India

The baby's body was later found at the bottom of a well in the eastern state of Orissa.
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Kim Jong-un 'moved' by K-pop peace concert in Pyongyang

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 8:09
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Pyongyang

The North Korean leader's heart "swelled" while watching South Korean artists, state media say.
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French SNCF rail strike to defy Macron labour reforms

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 9:34
related countries: France France

France faces weeks of turmoil as rail staff prepare for a strike over free-market reforms.
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Kashmir: Curfew after 20 dead in fierce clashes

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 9:36
related countries: India India

Militants and troops clash in Indian-administered Kashmir, leaving at least 20 people dead.
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Luxury ride for stolen livestock in Uzbekistan

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 12:26
related countries: Uzbekistan Uzbekistan

Cattle thieves in Uzbekistan caught using expensive car to move stolen livestock.
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Daca Dreamers: Trump vents anger on immigrant programme

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 12:36
related countries: Honduras Honduras

The president may have been spurred into his outburst after a TV report on a caravan of Honduran migrants.
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German dachshund museum in Passau 'a world first'

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 13:00
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Passau

A new museum in Bavaria celebrates the "sausage dog" - a symbol of the region.
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Malala's brief but revealing homecoming to Pakistan

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 14:13
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Malala's brief visit raised questions about the security and political situations in Pakistan.
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Seven dead in massive India caste protests

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 14:40
related countries: India India

Thousands of lower-caste Indians protest at a ruling they say weakens a law meant to protect them.
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Russian spy: Sergei Lavrov accuses West of 'children's games'

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 14:57
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The foreign minister hits out at diplomatic expulsions, accusing the UK over the Skripal attack.
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Colombian prisoners get guard drunk and escape

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 15:00
related countries: Colombia Colombia

The two inmates plied the guard with homemade liquor and convinced him to let them go buy more booze.
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Who was Winnie Mandela?

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 15:47
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South African anti-apartheid campaigner and former wife of Nelson Mandela dies aged 81.
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Israel to send African migrants to West under new UN deal

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 16:19
related countries: Sudan Sudan, Eritrea Eritrea

Under a deal with the UN, 16,250 migrants, mostly from Eritrea and Sudan, will be sent to the West.
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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela: Anti-apartheid campaigner dies at 81

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 19:48
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The anti-apartheid campaigner and former wife of the late Nelson Mandela has died aged 81.
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Elephants loose on motorway in Spain

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 20:10
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Murcia

Five elephants force the closure of a motorway after escaping from a crashed vehicle, but one dies.
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Slow death of the 'Amazon of its age'

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 23:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: Sears

Sears was once the titan of the US retail industry. Today, it's struggling to stay afloat.
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Spotify braces for $20bn US share market listing

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 23:08
related countries: Sweden Sweden

The Swedish music streaming business is on track for a new phase of its development.
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Meet the Ethiopian man who walks on his hands

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 23:37
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

Dirar Abohoy lives for walking on his hands. Just don't ask his mum what she thinks of his hobby.
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What welcome will Ireland give Pope Francis when he visits in August?

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 23:44
related countries: Ireland Ireland

When Pope Francis visits the Irish Republic, in August, he will find a country wrestling with its Catholicism.
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Who really came up with China's 'four new inventions'?

Monday 2nd of April 2018, 23:46
related countries: China China

China claims it invented high-speed rail, mobile payments, e-commerce and bike-sharing, but did it?
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