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Shootings in Canada's capital

At least one gunman entered Canada's parliament buildings shortly after a soldier was fatally shot at the Canadian War Memorial in Ottawa.

The Savage Mountain

Reuters Photographer Wolfgang Rattay travelled to northern Pakistan to trek the K2 base camp trail. K2 is known as the Savage Mountain due to the difficulty of the ascent.

Diwali celebrations

Celebration of the festival of lights, Diwali.

Romantic Portugal

Sintra, Portugal was the first center of Romantic architecture in the 19th century, with its influences spreading wide across Europe.

Vrindavan widows celebrate Diwali

Widows who have been abandoned by their families celebrate Diwali in Vrindavan.

Battle for Kobani

The fiercest fighting in days shakes the Syrian border town of Kobani.

Festival of lights

Images from Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights.

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Madrid's vanishing Roma camp

Several hundred Roma live in a shanty town settlement that Madrid wants removed.