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Boris Johnson: Two bits of data highlight the economic challenges facing new PM
Timing, as they say, is everything.
Becoming Boris Johnson: His rise to PM in four acts
He is the biggest pre-existing celebrity to walk into Number 10 as a new prime minister, so at first this question might seem absurd - but who is Boris Johnson?
Boris Johnson wins race to become next PM
Boris Johnson has been named the new Conservative Party leader - paving the way for him to become prime minister in under 24 hours' time.
Gareth Bale will not leave Real Madrid on a 'makeshift' loan deal, says agent Jonathan Barnett
Gareth Bale will not be leaving Real Madrid on loan this summer, his agent Jonathan Barnett has told Sky Sports News.
Mercedes white hot for German GP?
Mercedes have teased a commemorative white car livery for their home German GP - ahead of a race they are remaining "vigilant" about with sweltering temperatures forecast for this weekend.
Boris Johnson victory reaction: 'Excruciating and embarrassing'
The world of politics has been reacting to Boris Johnson's first speech since becoming the new leader of the Conservative Party.
Hong Kong protests: Triad-linked arrests over mob attacks
Six men, some with Triad connections, have been arrested following violent attacks on pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
Boris Johnson appoints senior adviser to mend Brexit fences with firms
Boris Johnson has secured the services of a senior business adviser in one of his first appointments before taking the reins as prime minister.
Van carrying £112m of drugs crashes into police car at station
A van loaded with more than 270kg (600lbs) of meth has crashed into parked police cars in Sydney.
Boris Johnson's reign could make nothing more than a pub quiz question
So that's it; save for accidents, Boris Johnson will be the UK's 77th prime minister.
Bali arrests: Shackled Australians facing jail over 'cocaine use'
Two Australian men have been paraded in front of the media a week after being arrested in Bali on suspicion of cocaine use and possession.
Singapore records its largest ever haul of smuggled ivory
Elephant ivory weighing 8.8 tonnes has been seized in Singapore, with authorities saying the haul is the biggest ever in the city-state's history.
Ballistic missile fears as Kim Jong Un inspects newly built submarine
Kim Jong Un has been pictured inspecting a newly built submarine - sparking fears that North Korea is continuing to develop its ballistic missile programme.
Heathrow expansion 'fait accompli' says airport boss
Heathrow's boss has described the £14bn expansion as a "fait accompli" and a "critical part of any new prime minister's agenda".
Chris Kraft: Apollo 11 director dies two days after moon landings anniversary
The man who founded NASA's Mission Control has died just two days after the 50th anniversary of the moon landings.
Lionel Messi: Football legend has Antigua beach kickabout with English boy, 11
An 11-year-old English boy has enjoyed the experience of a lifetime after playing beach football with Lionel Messi.
Canada murders: Police release CCTV of couple amid fears of serial killer
Police in Canada have released CCTV footage of a couple who were later found shot dead on a remote highway in the country's northwest.
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