Notting Hill Carnival bands are taking to the roads of west London for the second day of what is thought to be Europe's largest street music festival.
A Ukrainian police officer has died and 100 others have been hurt during clashes with protesters outside parliament in Kiev.
Lord Montagu, who established the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu, has died aged 88.
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Thai police have decided to reward the officers involved in the arrest of a man suspected of carrying out the bombing of a shrine in Bangkok.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says "Europe as a whole needs to move" on how to deal with refugees and migrants arriving in the EU.
There are warnings about a new outbreak of piracy off Somalia's coast in spite of an international naval taskforce and UK backed efforts to build stability onshore in the Horn of Africa.
The Afghan Taliban say they covered up the death of their former leader Mullah Omar for more than two years, apparently for strategic reasons.
Kanye West has announced that he wants to run for the US presidency in 2020 at the MTV Video Music Awards.
India's economy grew at an annual rate of 7% between April and June, lower than expected, official figures show.
Palmyra's ancient Temple of Bel is still standing despite a bid by the Islamic State group to blow it up, Syria antiquities chief says.
Natalie Sciver records career-best figures with bat and ball as England end the Women's Ashes with victory over Australia.
Ashley Madison says "hundreds of thousands" of new members are joining despite an enormous data leak after hackers targeted the website.
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A woman found with fatal head injuries in Manchester is named by police as Norwegian concert pianist Natalia Strelchenko.
Clashes erupt between protesters and police in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev, as MPs back greater powers for the disputed east of the country.
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Monaco forward Anthony Martial is released from the France squad in order to complete a move to Manchester United.
Facebook announces new measures to tackle video piracy on its website.
Police looking for a man who went missing during the swimming leg of a Kent triathlon race find a body.