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What happend on February 11th 2020

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Irish general election: Sinn Féin celebrate historic result

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 0:11
related countries: Ireland Ireland

The final results of the Irish general election show Fianna Fáil on 38 seats, one ahead of Sinn Féin.
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Syria War: Why is Idlib back in the news?

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 0:25
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Idlib

The BBC's Paul Adams explains what has caused this latest humanitarian crisis in north-west Syria.
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EU fishing rules: Did the UK throw away a million tonnes of fish?

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 0:45
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Owen Paterson MP said an EU policy meant fish were thrown dead back into the water.
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Parasite: What the Oscar win means for Korean cinema

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 0:48
related countries: North Korea North Korea

The film, directed by Bong Joon-ho, is the first non-English language film to take the top prize.
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Australia weather: Rain could put out remaining New South Wales blazes

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 1:40
related countries: Australia Australia

Only four blazes remain "uncontained" in the state worst-affected in Australia's bushfire crisis.
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Ireland elections: Busting five myths

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 4:24
related countries: Ireland Ireland

The BBC's Larissa Kennelly takes a look at what the results in the Republic of Ireland actually mean.
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Delhi election: Arvind Kejriwal and AAP surge ahead of Modi's BJP

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 5:24
related countries: India India

Early trends show the Aam Aadmi Party heading towards a comfortable majority in the Indian capital.
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At least 14 dead as Rohingya boat sinks in Bangladesh

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 5:45
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia, Bangladesh Bangladesh

The boat was reportedly destined for Malaysia and included Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh.
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Aboriginal Australians born overseas cannot be deported, court rules

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 7:09
related countries: Aruba Aruba

The landmark High Court ruling means Aboriginal people who are foreign citizens cannot be deported.
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Equifax: US charges four Chinese military officers over huge hack

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 8:05
related countries: China China, United States United States

Nearly 150 million Americans had personal data compromised in the hack of the credit rating giant.
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Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder Joseph Shabalala dies

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 9:37
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The musician founded the world-famous South African choral group and directed it for 50 years.
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Irish general election: Who will be the next prime minister?

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 10:04
related countries: Ireland Ireland

BBC News NI's Jayne McCormack assesses how a government might be formed in the Republic of Ireland.
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Coronavirus prankster faces five-years' jail for Moscow metro stunt

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 11:35
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

A man suspected of imitating a victim of the deadly virus on a Moscow subway train is arrested.
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Time-lapse as snowstorm hits Turkish coast

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 11:40
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Hopa

Footage shows the storm sweeping in from the Black Sea and hitting the town of Hopa.
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Storm Ciara kills at least seven in Europe

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 11:53
related countries: Poland Poland

A woman and her two daughters died in Poland after winds tore the roof off a ski rental shop.
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Sharp rise in brain injuries from Iran raid on US base

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 12:59
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Iran Iran, United States United States

President Trump initially said no US troops were injured in the Iranian attack on US bases in Iraq.
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Tyrannosaurus species named 'Reaper of Death' found in Canada

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 13:44
related countries: Canada Canada

The fossils of the predator, which stood around 8ft (2.4m) tall, were found by a farmer in Alberta.
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Germany's Merkel loses control of her own succession

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 14:19
related countries: Germany Germany

With the resignation of Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer the race for next chancellor appears wide open.
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Coronavirus: Senior Chinese officials 'removed' as death toll hits 1,000

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 15:29
related countries: China China
related places: Hubei

Hubei officials lose their jobs in the most high-profile 'removals' of the coronavirus outbreak.
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Coronavirus quarantine: 'I haven't had freedom for a month'

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 16:21
related countries: United States United States

US citizen Ningxi Xu describes what it's like to live under quarantine for coronavirus after evacuating from Wuhan.
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Syria war: Government will pay 'heavy price' for attacking Turkish troops

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 16:53
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Syria Syria
related places: Idlib

President Erdogan's warning came after Turkish troops were killed by Syrian army shellfire in Idlib.
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Ingrid Escamilla murder: Mexico outraged over brutal stabbing

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 17:15
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Twenty-five-year-old Ingrid Escamilla was stabbed to death and her body mutilated.
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Spanish court rules workers can have pay deducted for smoking breaks

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 18:01
related countries: Spain Spain

A Spanish energy firm that deducted pay from worker's cigarette and coffee breaks wins a court case.
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US 2020: What to expect as New Hampshire votes

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 18:04
related countries: United States United States
related places: New Hampshire

Voters in New Hampshire pick who they want to run against Donald Trump in the year's first primary.
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Philippines to end US troops agreement

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 19:42
related countries: United States United States, China China

President Duterte has previously said he would pivot towards China and away from US ally.
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Swiss machines 'used to spy on governments for decades'

Tuesday 11th of February 2020, 22:27
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany, United States United States

Secret control of a Swiss device enabled the US and Germany to collect classified information, reports say.
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