Thousands of runners complete the 34th Great North Run, including the millionth finisher and the first British man to win in 29 years.
Lewis Hamilton wins the Italian Grand Prix after Nico Rosberg's mistake under pressure from his Mercedes team-mate.
MPs' salaries should go up by the planned 9% to £74,000 after May's general election, the body in charge of their pay and expenses says.
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Jim Dobbin, Labour MP for Heywood and Middleton, has died aged 73 while on a parliamentary trip to Poland, the party announces.
The Egyptian authorities arrest seven men accused of appearing in a video apparently showing a gay wedding.
Much of the main city of Indian-administered Kashmir, Srinagar, is under water, as soldiers battle to rescue flood victims throughout the region.
The UK's objection to the European Union's plans to cap bankers' bonuses is set to be heard in the bloc's highest court on Monday.
Campaigners in the battle for Scotland's future say the result is too close to call, as one poll puts the Yes camp narrowly ahead for the first time.
Olympic, world and European champion Mo Farah wins Sunday's Great North Run in a sprint finish over Kenya's Mike Kigen.
Uefa's newest members Gibraltar, with a population of 30,000, face Poland in Group D of the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
Darren Fletcher reveals Scotland's players are relishing the opportunity to topple world champions Germany.
A second member of South Korean pop group Ladies' Code dies four days after the vehicle they were travelling in crashed near Seoul.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas warns Hamas it must change the way it operates in Gaza if it wants to continue in a unity government.
England boss Roy Hodgson says it will take a long time for him and his team to get over a dismal 2014 World Cup.
The US carries out a series of air strikes on Islamic State militants close to the vital Haditha dam in west Iraq, US defence officials say.
The UK is to offer Calais the security fences used at the Nato summit in Newport to help tackle migrants trying to get into the country illegally.
US citizen Matthew Miller, detained in North Korea after allegedly tearing up his visa, will be put on trial on 14 September, state media say.
Shelling near Ukraine's south-eastern city of Mariupol threatens a fragile ceasefire between government forces and pro-Russian rebels.
Swedish director Roy Andersson's comedy A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence won the Golden Lion award for best film at the Venice Film Festival.