The Conservative Party shortlists four men to stand in an open primary to become the party's candidate for London mayor to replace Boris Johnson.
A motorcyclist competing in the Armoy Road Races in County Antrim is airlifted to hospital after sustaining a head injury in a crash.
A diver dies after being attacked by a shark in front of his daughter, off the Tasmania coast in Australia.
The US and Kenyan presidents differ sharply in their positions on gay rights at a news conference on the first full day of Mr Obama's visit to Africa.
Luca Cumani-trained Postponed wins in a thrilling finish to the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot.
Scotland secure their place in the final of the World Twenty20 qualifier with a five-wicket win over Hong Kong in Dublin.
As Turkey attacks both Islamic State group militants and Kurdish PKK separatists, the BBC's Mark Lowen in Istanbul examines the strategy behind the change.
The father of Josh Robinson, who was one of two British men killed in an Austria car crash, has described his son as "such a lovely person".
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad declares an amnesty for those who have avoided military service or deserted the army, the state news agency reports.
The Foreign Office relaxes its travel advice for British nationals visiting Iran, saying the risk in much of the country has changed.
Chris Froome is on the brink of becoming the first Briton to win the Tour de France for a second time.
Two British men who were killed when their car fell off a mountain road in Austria were "like brothers", one of their mothers says.
Dina Asher-Smith beats 11-second barrier and Shara Proctor also sets a new British record at the Anniversary Games in London.
Three young cows died after eating poisonous tree cuttings dumped in a Conwy farmer's field by fly-tippers, North Wales Police says.
Sprint legend Usain Bolt shows off some of his dancing moves behind BBC Sport presenter Colin Jackson at the London Anniversary Games.
GB women put in a good display to win bronze in the team skeet event at the European Shooting Championships in Slovenia.
A man has died in hospital following a fire at his home in Blackpool.
Indian fast bowler Shanthakumaran Sreesanth and two teammates are cleared of spot-fixing in the Indian Premier League, by a court in Delhi.
Lewis Hamilton takes a superb pole position at the Hungarian Grand Prix, beating team-mate Nico Rosberg by half a second.
Three of Rangers' new signings make scoring debuts to steer Mark Warburton's men past Hibernian in the Challenge Cup.