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What happend on April 11th 2019

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Japan's Yoshitaka Sakurada resigns as Olympics minister

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 0:19
related countries: Japan Japan

Yoshitaka Sakurada's latest error has brought his resignation, 15 months before the Tokyo 2020 Games.
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India election 2019: Oldest voter explains why it's important to vote

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 1:52
related countries: India India

Shyam Saran Negi, 102, has voted in every election since 1951.
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‘Three-person’ baby boy born in Greece

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 4:04
related countries: Greece Greece

The baby was conceived using an experimental form of IVF that has been criticised by some experts.
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South Korea must end abortion ban by 2020, says court

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 8:13
related countries: South Korea South Korea

South Korea will revise a law banning abortion by the end of 2020, after a historic court decision.
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Julian Assange dragged from Ecuadorian embassy

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 11:10
related countries: Ecuador Ecuador, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
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German couple lose fight over cows' clanging bells

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 11:20
related countries: Germany Germany

A Bavarian couple argues that nearby cowbells keep them awake - but a court defends the farmer.
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Sudan: Defence minister Awad Ibn Ouf says president Omar al-Bashir arrested

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 12:21
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Bashir

Sudan's president Omar al-Bashir has been removed from power and arrested, according to the country's defence minister.
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India election 2019: Voting kicks off in world's largest election

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 13:26
related countries: India India

Tens of millions took to the polls on the first day of voting in India's mammoth election.
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Rugby star to be fired over anti-gay post

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 14:25
related countries: Israel Israel

Rugby Australia says it intends to terminate Israel Folau's contract following a social media post by the full-back in which he said "hell awaits" gay people.
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Julian Assange: Why Wikileaks founder spent years in Ecuador's embassy

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 14:51
related countries: Ecuador Ecuador

Some see the man behind Wikileaks as a reckless 'hacktivist' - others think he's a campaigner for truth.
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Monsanto liable for French farmer’s ill health

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 15:08
related countries: France France, United States United States

Paul Francois, who fell ill after ingesting Lasso, has won his appeal against the US biotech giant.
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Coffee not essential for life, Swiss government says

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 16:42
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Switzerland wants to end its practice of stockpiling coffee by the end of 2022.
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Viewpoint : How likely is an Assange conviction in US?

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 19:20
related countries: United States United States

The case has a parallel from American colonial times, writes university law professor Jonathan Turley.
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South Korea abortion ban ruled unconstitutional

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 21:07
related countries: South Korea South Korea
related places: Seoul

Campaigners for and against the historic ruling make their voices heard in the capital, Seoul.
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Thursday 11th of April 2019, 21:09
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Gregory Craig is accused of lying about lobbying efforts in Ukraine linked to Paul Manafort.
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Israel's Beresheet spacecraft crashes on Moon

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 21:17
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel's Beresheet spacecraft is believed to have smashed into the lunar surface after engine failure.
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Nipsey Hussle memorial: Lauren London pays tribute to rapper

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 22:03
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Lauren London speaks at a memorial service for the rapper, who was shot dead in Los Angeles.
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Islamic State: The women and children no-one wants

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 23:01
related countries: Syria Syria

Al-Hol is a Syrian camp that has grown to 70,000 people - inside are the women and children of the jihadist group Islamic State (IS).
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Teen conservationist: 'Why I adopted a cheetah'

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 23:11
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Kenyan teenager Some, who adopted big cat Diji when she was 17, wants to be a conservationist.
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'I'm full of fear': Italian woman's story exposes rape law

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 23:12
related countries: Italy Italy

A woman who says she was raped in a train station lift has stirred a debate on sexual consent in Italy.
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Omar al-Bashir: How Sudan's military strongmen stayed in power

Thursday 11th of April 2019, 23:15
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Sudan's coup saw the overthrow of an unpopular president but those close to him want to stay in power.
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