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British number one Johanna Konta reaches the Rogers Cup quarter-finals by beating American Varvara Lepchenko in Montreal
The UK's first maternity clinic for victims of rape and sexual assault opens in London.
Plans to build the first new UK nuclear plant in 20 years suffer an unexpected delay after the government postpones a final decision until the early autumn.
Former England number eight and Harlequins captain Nick Easter retires from playing at the age of 37.
A couple from India's Dalit community are hacked to death after a row over a 15 rupees (22 cents; 17 pence) debt in Uttar Pradesh state.
One of the largest ever dinosaur footprints has been found in Bolivia, of the Abelisaurus dinosaur
Musicians will take to the stage of London's Royal Albert Hall on Friday to honour the life and work of David Bowie, who died six months ago from cancer.
The long-running deliberations over the Hinkley Point nuclear power station and a suggestion by the new aviation minister that the sale of alcohol at airports could be examined make the front pages.
Pope Francis is due to pray and walk in silence around the former Nazi death camp of Auschwitz, on the third day of his visit to Poland.
Powerful forces threaten the US, said Hillary Clinton as she accepted the Democratic presidential nomination.
One Indonesian and three Nigerians are put to death for drug offences in Indonesia, the third round of executions under President Joko Widodo.
Hillary Clinton tells voters the presidential election is a "moment of reckoning", as she makes history by accepting the Democratic nomination.
Strong earnings from Amazon and a boost to the company's stock make its founder, Jeff Bezos, the world's third richest person, according to Forbes.
Mark Lowen reports from Turkey, two weeks after a failed coup by rebel soldiers.
A behind-the-scenes look at rehearsals for the David Bowie Prom, which takes place on Friday night.
An attack on the public in France saw a film pulled from cinemas, a situation that TV networks and movie studios have often had to deal with in order to not appear insensitive or distasteful.
Josh Coombes gives free haircuts to homeless people and publishes their stories online.
What you should do if you get stuck in a mammoth queue on a hot summer holiday weekend?
A rare albino squirrel is spotted in a garden in East Grinstead, Sussex - the odds of one being born are thought to be about one in 100,000.
As Angela Merkel defends Germany's policy on refugees, Chris Bowlby is given unique access to a new fast-track migrant processing centre in Bonn.