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What happend on April 29th 2018

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Nigerian Senator Dino Melaye and his many scandals

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 1:07
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Dino Melaye's latest controversy is an alleged attempt to escape through a police van window.
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Trump says US-North Korea summit may be 'in three-four weeks'

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 1:31
related countries: South Korea South Korea, United States United States
related places: North

The US president speaks after the leaders of North and South Korea make a denuclearisation pledge.
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North Korea nuclear test site to close in May, South Korea says

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 6:22
related countries: North Korea North Korea

A South Korean spokesman says the closure will be done in public with foreign experts invited.
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Donald Trump attends rally instead of correspondents' dinner

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 12:18
related countries: United States United States

The US president avoided the White House Correspondents' dinner, but was still the butt of the jokes.
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New Captain Cook monument plan for Botany Bay divides opinion

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 12:49
related countries: Australia Australia

Not everyone is happy at the prospect of a new monument marking the arrival of colonists in Australia.
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Photographer 'groped' princess at Swedish Academy event

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 14:52
related countries: Sweden Sweden, France France

The French photographer is at the centre of a sexual misconduct scandal at the Swedish Academy.
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Brazilian surfer Rodrigo Koxa breaks wave world record

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 15:03
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Surf officials confirm the 80ft (24.4 metre) wave Rodrigo Koxa surfed was a world record.
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North Korea: 'Real opportunity' for nuclear deal, Pompeo says

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 15:12
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's comments came as North Korea said it was closing a nuclear test site.
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Abbas Edalat: Iran confirms arrest of British professor

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 15:15
related countries: Iran Iran, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Abbas Edalat - a British-Iranian academic at Imperial College London - was arrested on security charges.
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Iran nuclear deal: France's Emmanuel Macron pushes for talks

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 21:07
related countries: Iran Iran, Germany Germany, United Kingdom United Kingdom

President Macron speaks to his Iranian counterpart, who says an existing deal is non-negotiable.
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T-Mobile agrees $26bn mega-merger with Sprint

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 22:55
related countries: United States United States

The US telecoms firms could win more customers through the deal, as long as regulators approve it.
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'It's a hacker's paradise out there'

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 23:03
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: How

How cyber security firm Darktrace was set up by former members of the UK security services and maths professors.
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Nigeria’s deadly codeine cough syrup epidemic

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 23:12
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

With thousands in Nigeria addicted to codeine cough syrup, BBC Africa goes undercover to investigate.
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Why does the US still have 'debtors' prisons'?

Sunday 29th of April 2018, 23:34
related countries: United States United States

Four in 10 Americans wouldn't have money to cover a $400 fine - so many serve time in jail instead.
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