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Hong Kong braced for more protests despite extradition bill being dropped
Hong Kong is preparing for more huge protests today over the controversial and unpopular extradition bill that has come under heavy criticism.
Appeasement in Hong Kong has failed and divisions deepened as more protests are planned
On a bridge by Hong Kong's government headquarters, messages to the authorities plaster the walls.
Priests wear hard hats at first Notre Dame mass since devastating fire
Notre Dame in Paris held its first Mass since the fire which caused enormous damage to the cathedral's roof and destroyed its spire.
Cricket World Cup 2019: India and Pakistan go head to head in 'mother of all matches'
Billions of eyes will be fixed on one of the biggest sporting fixtures in the world as neighbouring countries and arch rivals, India and Pakistan, go head to head in what is expected to be a thrilling Cricket World Cup showdown in Manchester on Sunday.
Brazil strike protests: Tear gas and blast bombs as violence flares
Riot police in Brazil have clashed with demonstrators exchanging volleys of tear gas and fireworks during a day of protest venting frustration at the country's leadership.
Famed Italian director Franco Zeffirelli dies aged 96
Revered Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, famed for a film adaptation of Romeo and Juliet and for staging extravagant opera productions, has died aged 96.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Jailed British-Iranian mother goes on new hunger strike
The British-Iranian mother jailed in Iran on spying charges has begun a new hunger strike, her husband has said.
Amanda Knox breaks down in tears as she returns to Italy for first time since acquittal
Amanda Knox has broken down in tears on her first return to Italy since her acquittal in the murder of her flatmate Meredith Kercher.
Frida Kahlo's lost voice 'unearthed' in archive radio recording
The only known recording of the iconic Mexican artist Frida Kahlo may have been found by researchers.
Brutal crackdown has not crushed dream of democracy in Sudan
The symbol of resistance in Khartoum is delivered by hand.