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What happend on March 7th 2019

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Ebola in the DR Congo warzone

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 0:01
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Violent attacks are making treating the worst Ebola outbreak in the history of DR Congo even harder.
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New heights but no high - why hemp sales are soaring

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 0:07
related countries: United States United States

With hemp now legal to grow in the US, it comes as global demand for the crop is rising strongly.
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The British woman who fought for India's freedom

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 0:29
related countries: India India, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Freda Bedi overcame prejudice to marry an Indian Sikh and challenge Indian notions about women.
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Michaël Chiolo attack leaves France facing new questions

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 0:53
related countries: France France

How was Michaël Chiolo able to attack two guards and leave them seriously wounded?
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Brexit: Will it affect the Kenyan flower trade?

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 1:21
related countries: Kenya Kenya, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK is one of the main export destinations for Kenyan cut flowers.
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Venezuela to expel German ambassador for 'meddling'

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 1:47
related countries: Germany Germany

Daniel Kriener is one of the ambassadors who received opposition leader Juan Guaidó at the airport.
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R. Kelly back in jail in child support case

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 4:34
related countries: United States United States

The embattled US singer failed to pay $161,000 (£122,000) owed to his ex-wife and their children.
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Trump 'disappointed' if North Korea rebuilding Sohae launch site

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 4:44
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Pyongyang

Satellite images suggest Pyongyang is restoring a rocket launch site it had pledged to scrap.
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Trump revokes Obama rule on reporting drone strike deaths

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 8:11
related countries: United States United States

The US will not have to publish how many civilians are killed in drone strikes outside of war zones.
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Ethiopia all-women flight marks 8 March

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 8:28
related countries: Norway Norway
related places: Oslo

Ethiopia Airlines is operating an all-women flight crew to Oslo to mark International Women's Day.
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Barbie releases first ever Maori doll modelled on New Zealand journalist

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 9:10
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

The toy is modelled on New Zealand sports journalist Melodie Robinson, a former rugby union player.
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Huawei sues US government over product ban

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 10:02
related countries: China China, United States United States

The Chinese telecoms firm takes action against claims its products present security risks.
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Thailand elections: Party that nominated Princess Ubolratana for PM dissolved

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 11:18
related countries: Thailand Thailand

The country's top court dissolves Thai Raksa Chart, which named the king's sister as its candidate.
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Phillipe Barbarin: French cardinal guilty of abuse cover-up

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 12:13
related countries: France France

France's most senior Catholic cleric is handed a suspended sentence for not reporting sexual abuse.
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Does Donald Trump get Apple boss’s name wrong?

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 12:15
related countries: United States United States
related places: Apple

The US president was praising the work of Tim Cook at an American Workforce Policy Advisory Board meeting.
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Air Force officer raped me - US senator

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 12:18
related countries: United States United States

Martha McSally, who was the first female fighter pilot to fly in combat, said she felt ashamed.
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China accuses 11 of smuggling totoaba swim fish bladder

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 13:47
related countries: China China

The defendants are accused of importing totoaba swim bladders, used in traditional Chinese medicine.
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Climate change: Rain melting Greenland ice sheet 'even in winter'

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 14:01
related countries: Greenland Greenland

The sheer volume of ice covering Greenland means its fate has global repercussions.
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Syria war: Lawyers submit first war crimes cases against Assad

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 14:07
related countries: Syria Syria

The first cases against the Syrian president are submitted to the International Criminal Court.
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Paris street to 'shut out Instagrammers'

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 15:15
related countries: France France

Residents are demanding a gate to keep picture-hunters off their colourful cobbled street.
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Saudi Arabia rebuked over detention of women activists at UN forum

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 16:49
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Thirty-six states back the first collective criticism of the kingdom at the UN Human Rights Council.
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US Civil War-era tunnels and buildings found under Alcatraz prison

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 18:19
related countries: United States United States
related places: Alcatraz

Civil War-era fortifications have been discovered just below the prison's recreation yard, a study shows.
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Brussels Jewish Museum murders: Mehdi Nemmouche guilty

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 19:25
related countries: Belgium Belgium

Mehdi Nemmouche gunned down four people in Brussels after returning from fighting for IS in Syria.
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Canada's Trudeau admits 'erosion of trust' in SNC-Lavalin case

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 19:55
related countries: Canada Canada

The prime minister says there was no political interference in the prosecution of an engineering firm.
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German man sentenced to life for poisoning co-workers

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 20:10
related countries: Germany Germany

Klaus O was found guilty of attempted murder after putting chemicals on his colleagues' food.
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El Salvador: Three women jailed for abortions freed

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 22:26
related countries: El Salvador El Salvador

They had each been sentenced to 30 years in El Salvador after being accused of aborting their babies.
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Ilhan Omar: US House votes amid anti-Semitism row

Thursday 7th of March 2019, 22:51
related countries: United States United States
related places: House

The House votes to condemn "hateful expressions of intolerance" after Rep Ilhan Omar's comments.
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