Magical Messi sees Argentina through to World Cup finals
Argentina has booked a place in the World Cup thanks to a Lionel Messi hat-trick in their 3-1 win over Ecuador.
Magnitude 6.0 quake hits off Ecuador coast, damage limited
Magnitude 6.0 quake hits off Ecuador coast, damage limited.
Ecuador goes to the polls to elect new president
Nearly 13 million voters in Ecuador go to the polls on Sunday to elect a new president, replacing Rafael Correa who has held the post for 10 years. There are eight candidates vying for the job and many voters are undecided.
Aid arrives for Ecuador quake victims
Aid arrives in coastal towns damaged by Ecuador's deadly earthquake, which has killed at least 480 people.
Hundreds killed in powerful Ecuador earthquake
The death toll from Ecuador's strongest earthquake in decades has risen to at least 235 as rescue teams raced to dig out people trapped under the rubble in shattered coastal towns.
Passersby pull out car smashed by Ecuador bridge
Bystanders in Ecuador help emergency workers pull out a car from under a collapsed bridge in the aftermath of a deadly earthquake.