Serena Williams' quest for a 24th Grand Slam title came unstuck again as teenager Bianca Andreescu won her first major in a gripping US Open final.
India's second Moon mission will see the country's space agency attempt to land a rover on the lunar surface on 7 September. Costing $150 million, Chandrayaan-2 will carry forward the achievements of its predecessor Chandrayaan-1 which was launched in 2008 and discovered the presence of water molecules on the parched lunar surface. read more
The US state department has confirmed it offered millions of dollars to the captain of an Iranian oil tanker which is at the centre of a diplomatic row. read more
Boris Johnson is considering seeking an early general election if MPs wanting to block a no-deal Brexit defeat the government this week. Political editor Laura Kuenssberg said it could happen as soon as Wednesday but no final decision had been taken. read more
The Lebanese Shia Muslim militant group Hezbollah has fired several anti-tank rockets into northern Israel in retaliation for a reported Israeli drone attack in Beirut last week. read more