A brace from Edin Dzeko and goals from Sergio Aguero and Frank Lampard give Manchester City a 4-2 win at Hull City.
Wayne Rooney is sent off for Manchester United as his side cling on to beat West Ham for a second league win of the season.
One of India's most controversial politicians, Jayaram Jayalalitha, is jailed for four years after conviction in a long-running corruption case.
Phil Jagielka's stunning injury-time equaliser earns Everton an unlikely Premier League point away to Liverpool in the Merseyside derby.
The president of the Spanish region of Catalonia signs a decree for a referendum on independence, in a move opposed by central government.
Liberia's chief medical officer puts herself under quarantine for 21 days, after a colleague was killed by the deadly Ebola virus.
The United States pull a point back on Europe to trail 6½-5½ after the morning session of the Ryder Cup second day.
Gujarat riots still cast shadow over Indian PM
How rebels seized Yemen's capital in less than a month
Rafael Nadal returns to action in next week's China Open having been ruled out by a wrist injury since Wimbledon.
First-time buyers in England under the age of 40 will be offered the chance to buy one of 100,000 new homes at a 20% discount, the Conservatives pledge.
Police in Hong Kong arrest more than 60 pro-democracy protesters after clearing them from a government compound they had occupied overnight.
A verdict is postponed in the retrial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who faces charges of ordering the killing of protesters.
British warplanes are in Cyprus, ready to launch missile strikes against Islamic State targets after MPs backed military action in Iraq.
Andy Murray defeats Juan Monaco 2-6 6-3 6-0 at the Shenzhen Open to reach his first final since winning Wimbledon last year.
Actor George Clooney and his fiancee, human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, are in Venice for their wedding this weekend.
Well designed surroundings can make a big difference to the lives of people with dementia, so one school teaches simple techniques to make homes dementia friendly.
Golfer Greg Norman is cleared to begin chipping and putting again after his recent chainsaw accident.
The BBC's Shumaila Jaffery reports from a remote village in Pakistan to speak to one woman who was told she had to marry her cousin at the age of 13.
Chelsea Clinton, daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, gives birth to a baby girl.