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Anti-corruption activists hack the Twitter accounts of Kenya's defence forces and its spokesman.
The UN Security Council calls for an immediate Gaza ceasefire as the number of Palestinians killed during Israel's military operation passes 500.
Thousands of athletes and officials are descending on Glasgow in preparation for the start of the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday.
Hollywood stars pay tribute to actor James Garner, who died on Saturday aged 86.
Geologists discover that the stress applied by gravity is what controls the shape of dramatic sandstone landmarks.
Tesco says chief executive Philip Clarke will leave the company in October as the retail giant issues a profit warning.
Three people have been killed in a crash in Nottinghamshire involving "a number of vehicles", police say.
David Cameron is to use a statement to MPs to press for tougher sanctions against Russia over its response to the Malaysia jet crash in Ukraine.
Chinese telecom equipment and smartphone maker Huawei reports a 19% jump in sales to 135.8bn yuan ($21.9bn; £12.8bn) for the first six months of the year.
Australia says a man who killed himself and several other people in a suicide attack in Iraq last week was an 18-year-old from Melbourne.
Isis Sunni militants gave Christians an ultimatum: convert to Islam or face death.
Forty-four per cent of UK drivers convicted for killing cyclists go to jail, Newsbeat has found after an Freedom of Information request to all 45 UK police forces.
At least 50 people have been killed in fighting at Tripoli airport since it began a week ago, according to the health ministry.
HIV can rapidly form invulnerable strongholds in the body, dashing hopes that early treatment might cure the virus, according to new research.
Savers will eceive free independent guidance as part of a move to give unfettered access to their pension funds from next year, the government says.
Two gunmen kill at least four people and injure several others in a shooting rampage in the Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa.
The owner of a children's home in the Mexican city of Zamora at the heart of an abuse scandal has been released by police.
Extra training is to be given to teachers, doctors and social workers to help them to identify and assist girls at risk of female genital mutilation.
The beach where Lego keeps washing up
UN nuclear agency says Iran has turned all of its enriched uranium closest to the level needed to make nuclear arms into fuel.