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What happend on June 29th 2019

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Berlin Brandenburg: The airport with half a million faults

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 0:11
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Berlin

Billions over budget, years late in opening, and still being rebuilt before a single plane has landed. What's gone so wrong at the new Berlin airport?
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Japan whaling: Commercial hunts to resume despite outcry

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 0:12
related countries: Japan Japan

Hunters could be back in Japanese waters from 1 July, ending a three-decade halt to commercial whaling.
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Blue for Sudan: Instagram 'sympathy scammers' exploit support for protesters

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 0:14
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Fake accounts trying to capitalise on social media campaigns are rife on the photo-sharing platform.
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Abiy Ahmed's reforms in Ethiopia lift the lid on ethnic tensions

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 0:52
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

Just a few weeks ago, Abiy Ahmed was feted across Africa but deadly attacks threatens his reforms.
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Ebola: The impact of militant attacks in DR Congo

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 0:56
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

The deadly Ebola virus has spread, but are attacks and insecurity affecting the response?
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Germany to return Nazi-stolen painting Vase of Flowers to Italy

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 12:51
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Italy Italy

Vase of Flowers by Dutch artist Jan van Huysum will be handed to the Uffizi Gallery.
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G20 summit: Trump and Xi agree to restart US-China trade talks

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 13:26
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

The US agrees a pause in hostilities with China on trade, and makes a concession over tech firm Huawei.
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Merkel's shaking: Chancellor says she's 'fine' after attacks

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 14:12
related countries: Germany Germany

The German Chancellor has suffered two bouts of trembling in public in two weeks.
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Italy migrant boat: Rescue captain accused of trying to sink police boat

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 16:35
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Lampedusa

The captain of a migrant rescue ship is charged with attacking a Coast Guard boat after a stand-off.
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In pictures: Europe roasting again as heatwave continues

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 18:16
related countries: Spain Spain

Temperatures remain sizzling, rising above 40C (104F) in some areas of Spain.
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Trump says he wants to 'shake hands' with North Korea's Kim at DMZ

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 20:54
related countries: North Korea North Korea

President Trump arrives in South Korea after tweeting he would like to "say hello" to Kim Jong-un.
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The garden helping to heal the pain of pregnancy loss

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 23:00
related countries: Canada Canada, Seychelles Seychelles
related places: Victoria

A garden in Victoria, Canada, helps parents mourn children lost during pregnancy.
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How the British forged the first Indian cricket team

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 23:01
related countries: India India, United Kingdom United Kingdom

It took 12 years and three failed attempts before the first Indian team took to the field in May 1911.
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How apps power Hong Kong's 'leaderless' protests

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 23:13
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Huge group chats with real-time voting let demonstrators decide what steps to take next.
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The teenager with Down's syndrome swimming in the Arctic

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 23:20
related countries: Svalbard Svalbard

Trym is the first person to live on the Svalbard Islands with Down's syndrome and he isn't letting it hold him back.
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Sudan: Dying for the revolution

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 23:45
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Meet the young protesters in Sudan prepared to die to keep the country's revolution alive.
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'Madrid Central' protest: Thousands oppose suspension of anti-pollution plan

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 23:54
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

Protesters are calling on Madrid’s conservative mayor to reimpose strict car pollution restrictions.
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Lagos 'snake man' on his conservation battle

Saturday 29th of June 2019, 23:58
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigerian veterinarian Mark Ofua is on a mission to rescue snakes and other wild animals.
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