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Turkey's President Erdogan accuses the EU of dishonesty over a deal to contain the influx of Syrian refugees.
Nineteen residents have been killed in a knife attack at a care centre for people with mental disabilities in the Japanese city of Sagamihara.
US first lady Michelle Obama delivers a rebuke to Republican Donald Trump and gives an impassioned endorsement of Hillary Clinton at the Democratic convention.
More than 30 members of the Dalit community in India's western Gujarat state took an extreme step to draw attention to allegations of injustice.
A baby dies and another is in a critical condition after both were administered "laughing gas" instead of oxygen at a hospital in Sydney.
Bangladesh police kill nine suspected Islamist militants after a gun battle in the capital Dhaka, officials say.
Australia's prime minister calls for a royal commission after a report shows prison guards assaulting teenage boys in juvenile detention.
Bernie Sanders urges the US to put Hillary Clinton in the White House, in a speech to the Democratic convention in Philadelphia.
A rare white humpback whale has been spotted off Australia's east coast travelling at a leisurely pace not far from the famous holiday town Byron Bay.
Michelle Obama hits out at Republican Donald Trump in a speech at the Democratic National Convention
The first round-the-world solar powered flight has been completed.
The Solar Impulse becomes the first aircraft to circle the globe powered by the sun after landing in Abu Dhabi on the last leg of its journey.
The BBC asked three young people attending World Youth Day to keep video diaries of their experiences.
A Chinese container ship hits a wall of the recently-widened Panama Canal, amid concerns that the new canal has less space for manoeuvres and could be unsafe.
When it comes to height, Dutch men and Latvian women tower over all other nationalities, a study reveals.
Photographer Charles Fox documents the work of the Trapang Sangke fishing community in Cambodia.
Syria's Kurds have come a long way since declaring self-rule in 2013, but territorial expansion is creating its own problems, writes the BBC's Lina Sinjab.
The interconnectivity of people on social media means it is a perfect hunting ground for cybercriminals looking to do harm.
Seven Russian swimmers and three rowers are banned from the Rio Olympics by their sports' governing bodies after last week's McLaren Report.
US basketball star Michael Jordan, previously criticised for not speaking out about political issues, says he can "no longer stay silent" after police shootings and deaths.