Large Olympic rings from the London 2012 Games have been unveiled in Rio.
The BBC obtains a document in which Finance Minister Arlene Foster outlines the financial crisis facing the Stormont executive.
Watch Wales rugby captain Sam Warburton's punchbag fail backstage on The Clare Balding Show.
The Brazilian government is investigating the murder and decapitation of journalist Evany Jose Metzker in south-eastern Minas Gerais state.
A trip down memory lane with seven former contestants
Jeremy Clarkson has said that Top Gear was "very much" his "baby" and that being dropped from the show "left a big hole" in his life.
Thousands of new words - including lolz, shizzle and cakehole - are added to the latest edition of the Collins Scrabble Word List.
Doctors' leaders are challenging David Cameron's "pipedream" of GPs opening seven days a week
A new education project is being launched aimed at warning teenagers about the dangers of joining extremist groups.
Readers' photographs on the theme of looking in.
The family of two children who died while on holiday in Corfu are to meet the chief executive of Thomas Cook later.
A Pembrokeshire pub landlord is jailed for 20 years for raping two young girls and sexually assaulting two others.
Jeremy Clarkson says being dropped from Top Gear has "left a huge hole that needs to be filled" in his first interview since losing his job.
Germany's train drivers have agreed to call off their strike and enter mediation with Deutsche Bahn.
Scotland's Stephen Gallacher pulls out of the PGA Championship at Wentworth with a wrist injury.
Ricky Hatton talks to BBC Sport about the state of boxing following the disappointment that was Mayweather-Pacquiao.
Which player only has seven toes?, who has the number of the beast? who has played for both Australia and New Zealand? Acquire some useless knowledge in our England v New Zealand quiz.
A family has a narrow escape when a car crashes through a garden wall into their sitting room in Weymouth.
What is the best way to measure inequality in a population?
Royal Mail reports a rise in profits, with cost cuts helping to offset flat revenues.