The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 7 min 38 sec ago
Arsenal's Premier League season starts with a frustrating defeat as West Ham win their first league game under Slaven Bilic.
A debate about public ownership of companies is needed, but restoration of "Clause IV" is not a priority, leadership hopeful Jeremy Corbyn says.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump defends his relations with women but stops short of apologising for attacking a Fox News journalist.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump defends a comment he made about a Fox News presenter during a TV debate.
Cows are taken into a supermarket by dairy farmers protesting against the price they are paid for their milk.
Four armoured vehicles belonging to the OSCE in rebel-held eastern Ukraine are destroyed in an apparent arson attack, the mission says.
Susan Sheridan, an original cast member of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy radio series, dies aged 68.
Fast bowler James Anderson is named in the England squad for the fifth Ashes Test against Australia.
Israeli police question several suspected Jewish radicals, amid a crackdown following a deadly arson attack in the West Bank.
Will Adani's giant mine ever get off the ground?
Substitute Shane Long earns Southampton a point at Newcastle with a header 10 minutes from time.
Pro-government forces in Yemen, backed by Saudi-led airstrikes, are reported to have retaken the city of Zinjibar from Houthi rebels.
At least nine people have died in south-eastern China after a powerful typhoon caused floods and mudslides.
Singapore holds nationwide events and a military parade to mark 50 years since it became an independent nation.
A Taliban suicide attack kills 29 members of pro-government militia in the northern Afghan province of Kunduz.