Chinese authorities have accused British MPs of interfering in Hong Kong's affairs by investigating tensions there, Newsnight learns.
Eight police officers have been disciplined over a failed search for a missing man who was later struck and killed by a train.
The Nigerian army claims to have repelled an attack by Islamist militants Boko Haram on the town of Bama in the country's north-east.
Residents and fighters in Amerli are celebrating the end of a two-month siege and the withdrawal of IS militants from around the town.
Charlotte Edwards stars as England thrash South Africa by nine wickets in the opening game of their three-match Twenty20 series.
An expert who wrote a report into the sexual exploitation of children in Rotherham says she faced "hostility" from the council.
A High Court judge at an extradition hearing in Spain has ruled the parents of Ashya King are to be kept in police custody for a maximum of 72 hours.
The BBC's Ian Pannell reports from Turkey's border with Syria where he met a man who helped smuggle foreign fighters cross the border.
President Barack Obama says he will continue to press Congress to raise the federal minimum wage in line with recent economic improvements.
Britain's Andy Murray beats Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-5 7-5 6-4 to book a US Open quarter-final against Novak Djokovic.
A Belfast pastor who earlier this year called Islam "heathen" and "satanic" has announced his retirement as minister at a north Belfast church.
A series of training flights by military helicopters and other aircraft ahead of the NATO summit startles residents in Newport and Cardiff.
An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art.
Plans have been unveiled for one of the South West's biggest solar farms on the Somerset Levels.
The White House says securing the release of three American citizens detained in North Korea is a "top priority", after they appealed for help.
European captain Paul McGinley says personal feelings will "go out of the window" when he chooses his Ryder Cup team.
John Bercow announces a "modest pause" in the recruitment of the next clerk of the House of Commons following a row with MPs.
The BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse reports from the besieged town of Amerli, which was liberated by Iraqi and Kurdish forces on Sunday.
Clashes between security forces and protesters continue in Pakistan's capital Islamabad, after the national TV channel's HQ was briefly stormed.