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Africa’s only gay radio station broadcasts from South Africa, trying to counter homophobia and break down stereotypes.
After several more schools were set alight in Kenya, pupils, parents and officials tell the BBC what they think is behind the arson.
As the Indian kitchen has moved up from the ground to a waist-high counter, the food cooked has also changed, writes Amita Baviskar
Donald Trump says America is in a "moment of crisis". Why it is to his advantage to convince voters that this is so.
The media is full of reports saying that Pokemon Go was downloaded 15 million times in its first week in the US, and is the biggest mobile game in history, but how reliable are these figures?
The World Anti-Doping Agency is "disappointed" its recommendation to ban Russia from the Olympics has been rejected.
A 16-year-old Afghan friend of David Ali Sonboly, who killed nine people on Friday, is arrested on suspicion of failing to report the attacker's plans.
The gunman who killed nine people in Munich had planned his attack for a year and appeared to have bought his gun on the "dark net", German officials say.
Tens of thousands of people from both opposition and government parties demonstrate in a rally in Istanbul to condemn the country's attempted coup.
A woman is killed and two other people injured in south-western Germany in a machete attack by a Syrian asylum-seeker, police say.
A 10-year-old Bangladeshi boy who worked in a spinning mill dies after other workers pumped air into his body, in a case similar to one last year, media say.
One of the most iconic trees in cinematic history has been felled by the wind.
Fast-moving wildfires force hundreds of people to leave their homes in mountains north of Los Angeles, California.
Russia will not receive a blanket ban from the Rio Games, the International Olympic Committee announces.
The Australian team is not prepared to move their athletes into the Olympic Village due to the state of their accommodation.
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says he will sue for libel after a police officer said she was harassed to change her report on the Nice attack.
South-East Asian nations fail to agree a joint position on Chinese claims to the South Sea China, following a tribunal ruling against Beijing.
Funerals take place in the Afghan capital, Kabul, for victims of Saturday's suicide bomb attack claimed by so-called Islamic State, which killed 80 people.
The UK's vote to leave the European Union adds to risks for the global economy, finance chiefs say at the G20 summit in China.
So-called Islamic State says it was behind a suicide bomb attack on a security checkpoint in Iraq's capital, Baghdad, that kills more than 20 people.