The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 30 min 12 sec ago
Six surprising numbers from the fight against the epidemic
What is lurking in Sweden's waters?
Ukraine rebels fight on to keep dream alive
Some US seniors are still paying off student loans
Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after more than 45 years, after a decision by the Parole Board.
Australian photographer explores Greenland's vast ice sheet
How the world loved the swastika - until Hitler stole it
The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.
Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.
President Barack Obama expresses cautious optimism about the Ebola situation in the US, as new screening rules are introduced in the country.
Indians celebrate Diwali, the biggest Hindu festival
Will coal exports kill the Great Barrier Reef?
Mexico orders the arrest of the mayor of the southern town of Iguala, where 43 students disappeared after clashing with police last month.
Arsenal score twice in the final two minutes to earn a dramatic comeback win at Champions League opponents Anderlecht.
More doubt is cast on the future of Caterham as their new owners threaten to quit the team in a row with ex-owner Tony Fernandes.
Watch the news of an attack on Canada's parliament unfold - in 45 secs.
A baby girl is killed and eight others injured after a car hits pedestrians in Jerusalem in what police are suggesting was a "terrorist attack".
A US federal jury finds four Blackwater security guards guilty of killing 14 Iraqis in a square in Baghdad in 2007.
Footage from the Toronto Globe and Mail shows a hail of bullets being fired inside the Canadian parliament building.
Cuba sends a second group of medical staff to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak, becoming the biggest single provider of healthcare workers.