The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 1 hour 50 min ago
The head of Guinea's Ebola mission says the government has started paying compensation to the families of health workers who have died of the virus.
Sporting Lisbon call for their Champions League game against Schalke to be replayed after losing to a last-minute penalty.
Enver Hoxhaj becomes the first minister from Kosovo to officially visit Serbia since his country unilaterally seceded in 2008.
Ed Miliband promises to bring in an immigration bill creating "clear, credible and concrete changes" within months if Labour wins next year's general election.
A well-organised Everton stay top of Group H ahead of Wolfsburg after claiming a deserved Europa League point at Lille.
Artists in Uganda are using motorbikes to carry and display street art installations as part of the Kampala Contemporary Art Festival.
Oil firms BP and GDF Suez announce they have discovered a new field in the UK Central North Sea.
Ghulam Azam, the former leader of Bangladesh's largest Islamist party, dies from a heart attack a year after being found guilty of war crimes.
Farmland birds are at their lowest levels since records began, according to government figures.
The trial collapses of a vicar accused of carrying out hundreds of sham weddings - after the judge says immigration officers lied on oath.
Police investigate a claim that Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli "threatened" a woman who was taking pictures of his Ferrari.
Skywatchers in North America will be treated to the final eclipse of the year on Thursday.
The leader of one of Pakistan's biggest religious parties escapes as at least 13 people are killed in a spate of attacks in the Pakistani city of Quetta.
"Overshare" has been chosen as the word of the year. But what is it and why do people do it?
Universities and business leaders call for changes in student visa rules, but the immigration minister says their criticisms are based on "myths".
Tesco shares close 6.5% down after the retailer announced that profits were overstated by £263m, £13m more than the original estimate.
Two men are sent to prison for attacking and throwing a deaf blind man and his brother on to railway tracks.
British actress Keira Knightley is to make her Broadway debut next year in Therese Raquin, a stage version of Emile Zola's classic novel.
Notorious police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after 48 years inside. How do you adjust after so long locked up?
Increasing NHS spending in England by the £8bn health bosses warn will be needed by 2020 will be tough but possible, the health secretary says.