The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
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A baby girl is killed and eight others injured after a car hits pedestrians in Jerusalem, in what Israeli police describe as a "terrorist attack".
Military leaders failed to calculate the magnitude of the conflict in Afghanistan, the former head of the British army, Gen Sir Peter Wall, tells the BBC.
Indians celebrate Diwali, the biggest Hindu festival
Will coal exports kill the Great Barrier Reef?
Real Madrid score three goals in the first half to secure a comfortable 3-0 win at Liverpool in the Champions League.
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.
Expanding coal mining operations along the Queensland coast could threaten Australia's treasured Great Barrier Reef.
Uefa says no rules were broken despite fans being at the game between CSKA Moscow and Manchester City.
US rules requiring air passengers from the three West African countries worst hit by Ebola to travel via one of five airports come into effect.
The World Health Organization's emergency committee holds talks on travel restrictions and screening measures on the Ebola outbreak.
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.
A US citizen freed from detention in North Korea receives an emotional homecoming in Ohio as Washington works to release two other Americans.
US car safety regulators expand a recall of vehicles with potentially dangerous Takata airbags to 7.8 million, warning that owners should take 'immediate action'.
DNA analysis of a 45,000-year-old human has helped scientists pinpoint when our ancestors interbred with Neanderthals.
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams apologises to sex abuse victims "let down" by the IRA during the Troubles.
The UK government will support plans for an NFL team based in London, according to Chancellor George Osborne.