Scottish Labour leadership hopefuls call for the party to focus on Holyrood and reconnect with Scotland.
British actors including Dame Helen Mirren and Carey Mulligan carry British hopes at the Tony theatre awards in New York later.
Hundreds of people attend the funeral of a man who died in police custody as an investigation into his death continues.
Greek PM Alexis Tsipras "failed" to deliver economic reform plans that he had "promised", says European Commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker.
One of the key demands of a new group of Eurosceptic Conservative MPs is "not achievable", Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.
A 15-year-old boy is arrested on suspicion of murdering a man who died after a large fight broke out in Greater Manchester.
At least 44 people are killed in Saudi-led air strikes on rebel-controlled army headquarters in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, reports say.
Two men die swimming near waterfall in a north Wales village, BBC Wales understands.
Roy Hodgson almost managed the Republic of Ireland before joining Fulham eight years ago, ex-England coach Don Howe says.
The funeral of the second man killed in a car crash on the outskirts of Londonderry on Wednesday is taking place later.
Previously unseen letters by the then-teenage artist Lucian Freud to poet Stephen Spender are to be auctioned by Sotheby's.
Actor Alistair McGowan admits he had misgivings before agreeing to take on the part of Jimmy Savile in a new West End play.
President Obama has said the leaders of the G7 nations will discuss "standing up to Russian aggression in Ukraine".
Two unexploded World War II mines discovered near the port of Calais lead to the cancellation of a number of cross-Channel ferries.
A new road sign in honour of Shirley Bassey outside the Children's Hospital for Wales misspells the Welsh word for dame.
Puerto Rico's Miguel Cotto knocks out Daniel Geale in the fourth round to retain his WBC middleweight world title.
Saudi supreme court upholds sentence of 1,000 lashes and 10 years on blogger Raif Badawi, despite foreign outcry.
Hampshire Constabulary apologies after being branded "moronic" for a tweet about a car crash that many people said was inappropriate.
Alistair Campbell says Charles Kennedy tried "really, really hard" to give up drinking.
Four men and a woman are arrested on suspicion of murder after a man's body is found lying near a path in Newcastle.