Several killed as Colombia boat sinks
Dozens are missing after the crowded vessel went down on a reservoir near an Andean resort town.
Ohio sites hacked with IS message
Governor John Kasich's site is one of those attacked, posting a threat to President Donald Trump.
Montreal festival float causes race row
Organisers insist the event was diverse but some attendees felt black people were marginalised.
Qatar demands difficult to meet, says US
The US secretary of state urges a "lowering of rhetoric" between Qatar and four other Arab states.
Turkey LGBT: Police stifle Istanbul Gay Pride rally
Organisers had vowed to defy authorities in Istanbul, who had banned the rally for a third year.
AirAsia X flight lands after 'shaking like washing machine'
AirAsia pilot changes course from Perth after an engine problem causes passenger plane to vibrate.
Kashmir cable car accident: At least seven people killed
A rescue operation is now under way to get people stranded in other cable cars safely back to earth.
Iran's drug problem: Addicts 'more than double' in six years
The number of people suffering addiction to narcotics in Iran has surged, local media report.
Roger Federer beats Alexander Zverev to win Gerry Weber Open in Halle
Roger Federer warms up for Wimbledon by beating Alexander Zverev to earn a record ninth title at the Gerry Weber Open.
Pakistan fuel tanker inferno kills at least 150
At least 150 people die, many of them as they gathered to collect fuel from the overturned lorry.
India cricket captain Mithali Raj calmly reads book before batting
Women's captain Mithali Raj enjoys some poetry to calm "jitters".
Italy forced to bail out two more banks for 5.2bn euros
Rome will spend at least 5.2bn euros to rescue Banca Popolare di Vicenza and Veneto Banca.
The moment Colombia passenger boat sank
Several people died when a passenger boat sank on a reservoir near the town of Guatapé in north-western Colombia.
Mosul: 'Run and beware of snipers'
The BBC's Orla Guerin joins Iraqi fighters so close to IS militants they can "see their faces".
Pakistan oil tanker blaze kills dozens
Dozens of people were killed when a lorry transporting oil burst into flames in Pakistan.
Passenger films 'washing machine' flight
An AirAsia X plane is forced to turn back to Perth after suffering a "technical fault".
Many people feared buried in China landslide
More than 100 people are feared buried in a landslide in south-western China, state media report.
Is this Russia's green screen queen?
Russian YouTuber Tatiana Subbotina shares how she "travels the world" without leaving her home.
Tornado causes major spillage at Alabama liquor store
Tropical Storm Cindy tears through the southern United States creating extreme weather patterns and widespread damage, including this liquor store.
Trump gift leaves Australian PM Turnbull bemused
Australian PM sees the funny side after receiving a tie emblazoned with the words "Donald Trump".
Quick-thinking theme park rescuers save falling US teenager
Bystanders form a circle to catch the girl as she plummets to the earth from 25ft in the air.
Russians build three-car fidget spinner
Motor enthusiasts attempt a motorised version of the cult toy, and very nearly succeed.
Britons held in Finland after going to Russia for beer
Orienteering team can't resist the lure of cheap beer over the Finland-Russia border.
Parents in the dog house after 'Scooby Snacks' mix-up
Dozens of horrified New Zealand parents accidentally feed their children treats meant for dogs.
A decades-old murder and how a Supreme Court decision means freedom for one man, and life in prison for the other
'I'm not a bad guy'
El Hadji Diouf on himself: "I am a lion, I have got character and I want people to respect me."
The Islamic world has begun marking the holiday which ends the Ramadan fast.
Quitting while they're ahead
As Oscar winner Daniel Day-Lewis announces he is retiring, here are some other stars who quit being an actor.
Out of control
Yemen cholera epidemic: 'I have never seen such suffering'
During the Cold War, hundreds of gay men and lesbians in Canada lost government and military jobs because of their sexual orientation. They are about to get an apology.
Working out when the Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr begins is surprisingly complicated.