BBC News - Home 10 February 2018

Syria war: Israeli fighter jet crashes under Syria fire, military says

Israel responds with a new wave of attacks on Iranian targets in Syria after the loss of its plane.

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Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea invites South president to Pyongyang

Kim Jong-un's sister, Kim Yo-jong, delivered a handwritten note to the South Korean president.

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Drought-hit Cape Town rejoices at rainfall

Residents have been rationing their water use because of a very real risk the taps will run dry.

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Saudi women should not have to wear long robes, top cleric says

Most Muslim women around the world do not wear the robe, mandatory in Saudi, Sheikh Abdullah al-Mutlaq says.

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Winter Olympics: Sweden's Charlotte Kalla wins first gold medal of Pyeongchang 2018

Sweden's Charlotte Kalla wins the women's skiathlon to secure the first gold medal of Pyeongchang 2018.

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Islamic State 'Beatles' duo 'should be tried at The Hague'

The fighters, part of the IS "Beatles", should not be sent to Guantanamo Bay, a government minister says.

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Winter Olympics: Drone display in opening ceremony was pre-recorded

The spectacular sight of 1,218 drones forming the Olympic rings during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics was pre-recorded.

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House of Cards actor Reg E Cathey dies at 59

Tributes are paid to Reg E Cathey who played rib-shack owner Freddy Hayes in the Netflix series.

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Donald Trump blocks release of Democratic Russia memo

The secret memo rebuts a Republican document alleging FBI bias against the US president.

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Hong Kong bus overturns killing 18

It is not clear what caused a double-decker bus with spectators from horse races to roll over.

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Oxfam Haiti prostitute claims: Chief executive denies 'cover-up'

He insists the charity was open with the public after finding out aid workers had used prostitutes.

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The barren desert preparing astronauts for life on Mars

Researchers have created a simulation of the red planet with the hope humans will one day live there.

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Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Arsenal

Spurs go third after Harry Kane's second-half header is enough to give his side a narrow win over Arsenal.

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Australia v England: Glenn Maxwell hits 39 in emphatic victory

Australia's brutal hitting helps them to an emphatic seven-wicket victory over England to secure their place in the Twenty20 tri-series final.

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Liam Miller: Football pays tribute to former midfielder who has died aged 36

Celtic hold a minute's silence as football pays tribute to former midfielder Liam Miller who has died aged 36.

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Winter Olympics: Lim Hyo-jun wins 1500m gold for hosts South Korea

Hosts South Korea get their first gold at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics with victory for short track speed skater Lim Hyo-jun in the 1500m.

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Day-by-day guide to events

The Britons, the medals, the highlights - everything you need to know about every day of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Team USA's first openly gay male Olympians march with pride in opening ceremony

American freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy and figure skater Adam Rippon receive messages of support as they march at the opening ceremony.

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