India's Supreme Court grants bail to Tarun Tejpal, the former editor of a news magazine who is charged with raping a female colleague.
Refugees from eastern Ukraine and Crimea are finding refuge at the former Ukrainian president's luxurious residence - Mezhigorye.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he is "ashamed, embarrassed and humiliated" by his behaviour after leaving rehab following two months of intensive treatment.
Israel vows retribution against Hamas, the militant Palestinian group it says kidnapped and murdered three teenagers in the occupied West Bank.
Embattled US car giant General Motors says it will recall another 8.4 million cars whose ignition switch defects have been linked to at least three deaths.
Anti-terrorism laws around the world are preventing aid agencies reaching people in desperate need, UN humanitarian chief Valerie Amos warns.
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The sixth series of Community, which was cancelled by NBC earlier this year, will now air online on Yahoo Screen.
Malaria parasites may change the smell of infected mice, researchers say.
New Zealand PM John Key urges Malaysia to return or prosecute a diplomat charged with sexual assault who is claiming diplomatic immunity.
The US actor Robert Downey Jr has thanked police for arresting his 20-year-old son on suspicion of cocaine possession.
Artist Dame Zaha Hadid's Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan, wins the Design Museum Design of the Year Award.
Fresh clashes erupt around the Iraqi city of Tikrit, a day after the jihadist militant group Isis declared the creation of a "caliphate".
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has thanked the staff at a rehab facility for "saving his life" after receiving two months of "intensive treatment" for drug and alcohol abuse.
The Kurdish region of Iraq is pushing for independence according to their leader, Massoud Barzani.
The death toll in a building collapse in the southern Indian city of Chennai rises to 24, reports say.
The US Supreme Court has ruled a Christian-owned company can claim a religious exemption to a law requiring employers to pay for their workers' contraception.
Author Denise Mina could make it a hat-trick win as she finds herself again in the running for the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award.
China's manufacturing activity grows at its fastest pace for six months in June, adding to signs that recent stimulus moves have started to have an impact.
Japanese business sentiment has worsened in the three months to June, but is likely to recover in the coming months, the Bank of Japan's latest Tankan survey shows.