Serena Williams wins first-round match at US Open after her opponent Vitalia Diatchenko retires after 30 minutes.
Recent attacks on Christians in Pakistan have captured headlines but there was a time when Christians were integral to national life in the country, says Shahzeb Jillani.
Hundreds of migrants reach Vienna after being held at the Hungarian border, as Austria introduces extra checks amid an unprecedented influx.
David De Gea’s £29m move from Man Utd to Real Madrid collapses after it fails to beat the Spanish transfer deadline.
Satellite analysis confirms the destruction of the ancient Syrian Temple of Bel in Palmyra, the United Nations says.
The fall and rise again of South Africa’s unlikely pop star
The teenager who maps the Syrian war from his suburban bedroom
Why India struggles with luxury brands