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Creditors press Greece for debt plan

Eurozone finance ministers say they expect to hear fresh proposals from Greece after a referendum rejected the terms of an international bailout.

US 'intensifying' anti-IS campaign

The US-led coalition fighting Islamic State is "intensifying" its campaign against the group's base in northern Syria, President Barack Obama says.

Bill to ban Confederate flag passes

South Carolina's Senate passes a bill to remove the Confederate flag from the state capitol following the killing of nine black people at a church in June.

Hungary MPs approve border fence

Hungarian MPs pass legislation to give the government the power to close the borders to all migrants and build a border fence.

Karate Kid producer Weintraub dies

Jerry Weintraub - the Hollywood producer of the Karate Kid and Ocean's Eleven films - dies in California aged 77, US media say.

Pope draws huge crowds in Ecuador

Hundreds of thousands of people gather in the Ecuadorean city of Guayaquil to see Pope Francis celebrate mass.

Cosby 'obtained sedatives for sex'

US comedian Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to obtaining sedatives with the intent of giving them to women he wanted to have sex with, court documents say.

Iraqi jet accidentally bombs Baghdad

"Technical problem" causes bomb to fall from Iraqi jet over Baghdad, killing at least eight civilians.

Record migration overwhelms Lesbos

Record-breaking numbers of migrants are arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos, overwhelming local authorities, local police say.

Fifa bans key World Cup official

A Fifa official who assessed the bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups is banned from football-related activity for seven years.

Zimbabwe elephants flown to China

At least 20 elephants from Zimbabwe are transported to China to be settled in a game reserve, after a controversial sale.

Twin Nigeria blasts kill scores

Two bomb attacks - on a restaurant and a mosque - in the central Nigerian city of Jos have left at least 44 people dead, the authorities say.

Man charged for balloon-chair flight

A Canadian man who tied about 100 helium balloons to a garden chair and flew over the city of Calgary is charged with causing mischief.

Pluto probe 'on course' for flyby

The New Horizons spacecraft lost very little science data when it went into "safe mode" at the weekend, the mission team says.

Ten dead and dozens shot in Chicago

Ten people are killed, including a 7-year-old boy, in a series of shootings during a violent US holiday weekend in Chicago.

Canadian 'bombed divorce lawyer'

A man in Winnipeg, Canada, is charged with attempted murder after sending bombs to law firms that represented him or his ex-wife in the past.

Mexico gunmen attack Navy helicopter

Mexican Marines kill six people suspected of opening fire on a Navy helicopter in north-eastern Tamaulipas state on Sunday.

Argentina 0-0 Chile (1-4 on pens)

Chile beat Argentina 4-1 on penalties in Santiago to win the 2015 Copa America, their first major trophy.

Moroccan women in court over dress

Two women go on trial in Morocco on charges of "gross indecency" for wearing skirts.

Tunisia declares state of emergency

Tunisia declares a state of emergency, just over a week after 38 people were killed in attack in the resort city of Sousse.

Asia shares slide on Greek 'no' vote

Most Asian stock markets fall after Greek voters rejected austerity demands from creditors in Sunday's referendum.

Ageing rates vary widely, says study

A study of people born in the same year has uncovered a huge difference in the speed at which their bodies age.

Markets resilient despite Greek vote

Global stock markets proved resilient on Tuesday, despite Greece's rejection of austerity demands - Japan's stock market opened 1.25% higher, and other markets closed stronger than expected on Monday.

Chinese tourists to Turkey warned

China gives safety advice to its nationals in Turkey after protests over the treatment of ethnic Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang.

'Hard choices' needed for Iran deal

US Secretary of State John Kerry says "hard choices" are needed if a deal over Iran's nuclear programme is to be made by Tuesday's deadline.

IS 'recaptures north Syria town'

Islamic State militants are reported to have regained control of a town near their northern Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Kurdish-led forces.

7/7 anniversary marked with services

A St Paul's Cathedral service and a wreath laying ceremony will take place later to mark the 10th anniversary of the attacks that killed 52 people on London's transport network.

Major UK energy firms 'overcharged'

The big six energy suppliers have "overcharged" millions of energy customers to the tune of £1.2bn a year, the Competition and Markets Authority is expected to say on Tuesday.

Samsung's earnings to miss forecasts

Second quarter earnings for the world's biggest smartphone maker, Samsung Electronics, will likely miss market expectations.

Asian shares bounce back from losses

Asian markets head higher, recovering losses made a day earlier on fears that Greece would exit the eurozone, after voting no to bailout conditions.


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