Wales reach the semi-finals of a major tournament for the first time after coming from behind to defeat Belgium in the Euro 2016 quarter-final.
Gunmen storm a cafe and seize hostages including foreigners in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, in an attack claimed by Islamic State.
Thousands of people, including members of the Royal Family, attend a ceremony in France marking 100 years since the start of the World War One Battle of the Somme.
Chancellor George Osborne abandons his target to restore government finances to a surplus by 2020, saying there were 'clear signs' of a shock to the economy.
Michael Gove launches his bid to be Tory leader and prime minister with a promise of leaving the EU's single market and cutting immigration.
Stephen Beadman jailed for life with minimum of 35 years for rape and murder of schoolgirl Kayleigh Haywood.
The UK's decision to pull out of the European Union must be respected, the shadow chancellor has said, as he outlined Labour's vision for "Brexit".
US drone and air strikes killed between 64 and 116 civilians outside war zones between 2009 and 2015, the White House says.
A US woman is given a suspended jail sentence in Spain for threatening to kill British physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking.
Australians have begun voting in the country's federal election, where the conservative coalition government is widely expected to hold power.
Royal Troon members vote "overwhelmingly" at a special meeting to allow the admission of women members.
Wimbledon organisers give the go-ahead for play on the middle Sunday of the tournament for the first time since 2004.
Leave campaigners spoke a lot about NHS spending and immigration before the EU referendum. Here's what they're saying now.
Boris Johnson makes his first public comments since pulling out of the Tory leadership race, saying he wishes Michael Gove "every possible success".
Commemorations have been held in France to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.
Crowds in Cardiff's fan zone celebrate Wales' third goal against Belgium in the Euro 2016 semi-final.
Trish Adudu is moved to tears as she describes the racist tirade she faced in Coventry city centre.
An investigation is under way into what could be the first death caused by self-driving technology.
The National Building Museum's new exhibit features a "glacial ice field" - giant sculptures representing icebergs, as an alternative to Washington DC's summer heat.
Three orangutans rescued from forest fires in Indonesia are returned to the wild by International Animal Rescue workers.
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National Theatre head Rufus Norris and artist Jeremy Deller were behind a Somme commemoration project featuring men dressed as World War One soldiers.
Lindsay Lohan has agreed to turn on the Christmas lights in Kettering this year following an "offensive" tweet about the town on referendum night.
James Naughtie visits the fields where the Battle of the Somme was fought, as the centenary commemorations begin.
What can history teach us about the Labour Party's current leadership crisis?
Legal opinions are emerging as to how the UK's departure from the European Union might be slowed or even stopped, says Clive Coleman.
Many French soldiers died alongside their British allies at the bloody Battle of the Somme, but the conflict is overshadowed in France by Verdun, says Hugh Schofield.
The fallout from last week's vote to leave the European Union is rattling business and finance, far and wide, writes BBC Newsnight's Helen Thomas.
Gibraltar voted overwhelmingly to remain in the EU in the UK's referendum and now looks at ways to avoid having to leave the bloc, as the BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse reports.
School arson attacks carried out by students appear to have become a trend in Kenya, which has left people speculating about the causes, but no-one seems to agree.
The huge rough diamond that went on sale on Wednesday was one of three big diamonds found recently after a break of more than a century. The BBC's Clare Spencer asks why.
Turkey has witnessed yet another deadly terror attack. The BBC's Paul Kirby asks what the risks are of the crisis worsening.
The winning entries in the Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year 2016 competition are announced.
A selection of images from the gruelling obstacle-course challenge at Drumlanrig Castle in Dumfries and Galloway.
Umbrellas and Wellington boots may be order of the day as five-day rowing spectacular kicks off, but the wet weather hasn't dampened spirits.
Remembering a century of war films at the Imperial War Museum in London - from 1 July 2016 to 8 January 2017.
A selection of winners in the International Earth & Sky Photo Contest, The World at Night’s (TWAN) annual photography competition.
Hal Robson-Kanu scores an incredible goal, turning away from two Belgium defenders before slotting home, to give Wales a 2-1 lead in their Euro 2016 quarter-final tie.
Manchester United complete the signing of former Paris St-Germain, Barcelona, Inter Milan and Juventus striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Top seed Novak Djokovic trails big-serving American Sam Querrey by two sets to love when rain stops play at Wimbledon.
Britain's Chris Froome says the level of his rivals is "that much stronger" as he prepares to try and win a third Tour de France title.
Evie Prichard writes about living with prosopagnosia, a condition which means she can't recognise faces - even her own family's.
A century after they gave they lives in one of the bloodiest days in British army, more than 160 men of the Devonshire Regiment still lie buried in a trench they once occupied.
Families remember long lost relatives who fought during the Battle of the Somme.
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A week on from the vote, how has ordinary life changed - or not changed?
The world can be a dangerous place, but can smartphone apps really help protect us when things go wrong?
Boris Johnson won't run for Tory leader after Brexit ally Michael Gove said he was the wrong man for the job.
Images from The Somme, one of the bloodiest battles of World War One.
Images of WW1 uniformed men around Britain are being shared on #wearehere as commemorations mark 100 years since the start of the Battle of the Somme.
A Donegal soldier produced a fascinating illustrated journal of his experiences of World War One.
A century after the Battle of the Somme, see some of the key landmarks, battlefields and memorials from the air.
A military historian has found evidence that British military intelligence failures at the Somme gave away the plan to attack.
Men from the 38th Welsh Division describe their experiences in BBC interviews recorded in the 1980s.
Slaughter awaited the Scottish infantrymen who went over the top on the first day of World War One's most deadly battle.
The Londonderry flute band that served at the Somme.
An overnight vigil is taking place in County Down to mark the beginning of the Battle of the Somme 100 years ago.
What will the UK's exit from the EU mean for British workers in Europe? Many expats in Germany are in shock about their home country's decision to leave.
Like their British colleagues, European commentators have enthusiastically seized on references to Shakespeare to describe the crisis currently engulfing the Conservative Party leadership.
UK and EU politicians send conflicting signals about how the UK's Brexit negotiations should proceed.
Why is foreign investment so important to the future of the UK economy?
As Slovakia prepares to assume the rotating presidency of the EU on 1 July, the Slovak media looks at the challenges the country faces in tackling the fallout from Brexit.
One of the UK's biggest industrial companies, Siemens UK, tells the BBC that future investment could be hit in the wake of the Brexit vote.
The president of the Royal Society calls on the government to guarantee the residency of EU citizens in the UK.
Having voted to leave the EU, the UK needs to negotiate a new set of trade deals with the EU - here are four key ways to get a good deal.
Martin McGuinness says he does not accept Northern Ireland cannot maintain any kind of special status within the EU after the UK withdraws from it.
While a few of the pollsters got the referendum result almost spot-on, others meant that studying the polls failed to give a clear indication of what the outcome would be on the morning of 24 June.
With the pound falling to its lowest level in more than 30 years after Brexit, who are the groups directly affected?
Nigel Farage says most MEPs have never done a 'proper job' in their lives. Is he right?
Following the Brexit vote, overseas holidays have become more expensive for Britons as the pound has fallen - so will more of us be holidaying in the UK this summer?
Reality Check looks at some of the claims and promises made during the campaign by Leave campaigners who now appear to have modified their positions.
A guide to the UK's decision to leave the European Union following an historic referendum.
The UK's vote to leave the EU has had an immediate effect on some elements of our finances - but not all. Here's what has changed.
Chancellor George Osborne says the UK does not have to start the formal process of leaving the EU until a time of its choosing. Is he right?
As European leaders meet this week to find a way forward from the UK’s decision to leave the EU, James Naughtie surveys the mood in France.
Chris Grayling says: "We need a free trade agreement with the European Union, which allows us to control the flow of people into and out of the country." Is that realistic?