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The funeral of actress Lynda Bellingham who died last month from cancer at the age of 66, is to be held later in Somerset.
Romania appears set for a presidential run-off election on 16 November after partial first-round poll results suggest no candidate won an overall majority.
The president of Guinea, where the first case of Ebola was recorded in West Africa, has welcomed the rush of international support for the three countries at the centre of the outbreak.
A 29-year-old British man accused of murdering two women in Hong Kong after their bodies were found in an apartment appears in court.
The search for two fishermen missing in the North Sea is "unlikely" to resume, the Maritime and Coastguard (MCA) agency says.
US tightrope walker Nik Wallenda completes back-to-back high-wire walks above Chicago - both without a safety harness, and one while blindfolded.
How is Germany coping with a rise in immigration?
More than 50 people in Pakistan have been killed in a suicide bombing close to the country's only border crossing with India, officials say.
The people who draw the missing and dead
The myth of the Kurdish female fighter taking on Islamic State
The Australian government says it will target fire, weeds and feral animals in a new strategy to protect threatened species at Kakadu National Park.
What are the options for a new constitutional settlement?
Argentina temporarily bans the consumer products giant Procter & Gamble from doing business amid accusations of tax fraud.
Elections held by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine are "a new obstacle on the path towards peace", the European Union says.
Weight loss surgery can dramatically reduce the odds of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a major study.
The number of children living in temporary accommodation in Britain is at a three year high, a charity's analysis of official figures suggests.
There are calls to scrap plans for Japan's 2020 Olympic Games stadium, as Rupert Wingfield-Hayes explains.
New chiefs at GCHQ and MI6 face big challenges and busy agendas
The Glastonbury co-founder, and other notable deaths
Visitors have flocked to Singapore's latest attraction, but can the wax museum thrive in Asia?