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What happend on April 26th 2019

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Bolsonaro: Brazil must not become 'gay tourism paradise'

Friday 26th of April 2019, 5:12
related countries: Botswana Botswana

The Brazilian president has been criticised in the past for his public statements on homosexuality.
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US woman wrongly identified as Sri Lanka attack suspect

Friday 26th of April 2019, 5:37
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka, United States United States

Sri Lankan police wrongly used a picture of Amara Majeed, an activist who fights Muslim stereotypes.
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Who is the Russian gun activist due for sentencing?

Friday 26th of April 2019, 6:21
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Maria Butina, who has ties to a Russian banker, has pleaded guilty in a plea deal.
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Tourist wins Australia defamation case

Friday 26th of April 2019, 7:38
related countries: Australia Australia

Sam Oliver sued a TV network after being cleared of assaulting Australia's ex-Rugby Sevens captain.
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Tenerife cave: Assault on mother and son 'well-planned'

Friday 26th of April 2019, 9:41
related countries: Germany Germany, Spain Spain

Spanish police hold a German man suspected of premeditated murder in a remote cave.
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The refugee families caught up in a war zone in Libya

Friday 26th of April 2019, 9:47
related countries: Libya Libya

Migrants and refugees trying to get to Europe are trapped on the front line in Libya.
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Cyclone Kenneth lashes northern Mozambique

Friday 26th of April 2019, 9:57
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

The storm, which made landfall on Thursday, is downgraded after winds weakened, but heavy rainfall is expected.
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Loose manhole scuppers F1 practice

Friday 26th of April 2019, 10:20
related countries: Azerbaijan Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan GP first practice is cancelled after a Williams is damaged on a loose manhole cover and the rescue lorry hits a bridge.
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North Korea summit: Kim accuses US of 'bad faith'

Friday 26th of April 2019, 11:05
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Kim, Washington

Kim Jong-un said peace on the Korean peninsula would depend entirely on Washington's future attitude.
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Trump denies paying North Korea for Warmbier treatment

Friday 26th of April 2019, 11:56
related countries: United States United States

Earlier reports said North Korea had billed the US $2m (£1.5m) for the student's medical care.
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British Korea War veteran remembers injured child

Friday 26th of April 2019, 11:58
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Keith Leese hopes to discover what happened to an injured child he helped during the Korean War.
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Emiliano Sala's father dies three months after son is killed

Friday 26th of April 2019, 12:54
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Emiliano Sala's father suffered a heart attack at his home in Argentina in the early hours.
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London Marathon: How do you reduce the environmental impact?

Friday 26th of April 2019, 14:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The London race aims to reduce waste with paper cups, fewer drinks and even edible seaweed energy capsules.
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Sri Lanka bombings ringleader died in hotel attack, president says

Friday 26th of April 2019, 14:40
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

The Islamist preacher led the attack on the Shangri-La hotel, the president says.
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Venezuelan migrants missing in shipwreck off Trinidad and Tobago

Friday 26th of April 2019, 15:05
related countries: Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela Venezuela

At least 21 people have disappeared after their boat capsized on its way to Trinidad and Tobago.
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Measles outbreak: Trump tells Americans to 'get their shots'

Friday 26th of April 2019, 17:03
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

The US president tells Americans to "get their shots" as measles cases reach a near two-decade high.
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North Koreans discuss Kim Jong-un's trip to Russia

Friday 26th of April 2019, 17:19
related countries: Russia Russia, North Korea North Korea

North Korean workers and officials speak to state TV about Kim Jong-un's trip to Russia to meet President Putin.
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Spanish Socialists battle right-wing surge

Friday 26th of April 2019, 17:45
related countries: Spain Spain

Spain's left hopes to forge a coalition after 28 April polls - to fend off the far-right Vox.
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Russian agent jailed for targeting NRA

Friday 26th of April 2019, 19:16
related countries: Russia Russia

Maria Butina tells court her parents discovered her arrest on the morning news in a Siberian village.
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American tourist Kimberly Endicott recounts Ugandan safari kidnapping

Friday 26th of April 2019, 21:28
related countries: Uganda Uganda, United States United States

Kimberly Endicott and her driver were held hostage for five days after they were abducted at gunpoint.
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Cyclone Kenneth: Flooding feared as heavy rains hit Mozambique

Friday 26th of April 2019, 21:48
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

Aid agencies fear deadly flooding and landslides in the wake of Cyclone Kenneth.
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Afghanistan war: This is the human cost

Friday 26th of April 2019, 23:43
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Tens of thousands of Afghan soldiers have been killed and injured in the past four years. This is their story.
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What can't you name your baby?

Friday 26th of April 2019, 23:49
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

With the arrival of another royal baby due in the UK, Reality Check takes a look at baby naming rules around the world
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