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Iraqi Shia and Kurdish forces capture an Islamic State stronghold, as a BBC team enters Amerli the day after a two-month siege ends.
A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", looks set to be shelved, the BBC understands.
The number of people struggling with payday loans has risen by 42% in the past year, according to the debt charity StepChange.
The number of people admitted to hospital for skin cancer treatment in England rose by nearly a third in five years, figures show.
Russia has launched a 'great war' that could claim tens of thousands of lives, Ukraine's defence ministry warns amid rebel offensive.
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, as schools re-open for the new term.
The parents of Ashya King are held in police custody after refusing to consent to their extradition to the UK at an appearance at the High Court in Spain.
New powers are needed to seize the passports of terrorist suspects and stop British jihadists from returning to the UK, David Cameron says.
A British activist who campaigns for better labour conditions is set to go on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.
Source: BBC International