BBC News 2 October 2014 Last updated at 12:12

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Wonga to write off £220m of loansWonga logo

Payday lender Wonga says it is writing off £220m of debts for 330,000 customers after putting in place new affordability checks.


A burial team remove a body from an isolation holding centre in Port Loko, Sierra Leone - 27 September 2014Five Ebola cases per hour in S Leone

Save the Children says healthcare demands are far outstripping supply in Sierra Leone and warns that the Ebola outbreak there is getting worse.

Pro-democracy demonstrators rest after overnight protests near the Hong Kong government headquarters on 2 October 2014 China throws weight behind HK leader

China's state media strongly back Hong Kong's embattled leader CY Leung, while condemning democracy protests as "chaos".

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