India coach Kumble's exit seen as triumph for player power
India's board took a gamble last June when they put their trust in former captain Kumble.
Study: Yoga as good for lower back pain as physical therapy
About 10% of US adults reportedly experience low back pain, but not many are happy with the available treatments.
Extreme heat grips Northern Hemisphere on summer solstice
Rounding up the record temperatures set in the past two months, the WMO said the Earth was experiencing ‘another exceptionally warm year.’
Parenting expert sues Disney, says it stole 'Inside Out' idea
The film has grossed more than $850 million worldwide since its June 2015 release.
UN-backed report: South Sudan no longer classified as in famine
An estimated 6 million people, half the population, are expected to be severely food insecure.
SA govt to review nuclear plans in response to recession
Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi also said that she sees nuclear energy as part of a diverse energy mix, including renewable resources and coal.
De Villiers sees England T20s as chance of redemption
The Proteas have won only one global one-day title, the inaugural Champions Trophy in 1998.
Fifa clears Man United over Paul Pogba transfer deal
Fifa had asked United for information about Pogba’s world record £89m transfer from Juventus, following leaks which claimed to give details about the huge deal.
Champion Murray falls in opening round of Aegon Championships
By far the biggest shock was number one seed Murray's abject 7-6(4) 6-2 defeat to Australian world number 90 Jordan Thompson.
Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick resigns as chief executive - NYT
Kalanick's exit came under pressure from Uber's investors, who were seeking his exit.
Prodigy, one half of New York rap duo Mobb Deep, dead at 42
The rapper had suffered from sickle cell anaemia, a hereditary blood disorder, since birth, and the exact cause of his death has not yet been determined.
Philippines says Islamist militants withdraw from school, no casualties
No students were taken hostage at the school in Pigcawayan town in North Cotabato province on Mindanao island.
Saudi Arabia's Mohammed bin Salman elevated to Crown Prince - SPA
Although Mohammed bin Salman's promotion was expected among close circles, it came as a surprise at a time the kingdom is facing escalating tensions with Qatar and Iran and is locked in an air war in Yemen.
Belgium probes station bomber fatally shot by soldiers
Police halted rail traffic, evacuated the site and cleared streets crowded with tourists and locals enjoying a hot summer's evening in the historic city centre between the station and nearby Grand Place.
Islamist militants storm school in southern Philippines, take students hostage
A police report said about 300 armed men stormed a school in Pigcawayan town in North Cotabato province on Mindanao island and were holding some students captive.
Crisis-era fraud charges haunt Barclays as rivals move on
Britain's Serious Fraud Office charged Barclays and four former executives over undisclosed payments to Qatari investors.
At least 10 killed by car bomb in Mogadishu claimed by Somalia's al-Shabaab
Al-Shabaab frequently launches attacks in Mogadishu and other areas controlled by Somalia's federal government.
Egypt kills 12 militants in North Sinai air strike
The air strikes 'resulted in the killing of 12 highly dangerous ... leaders of Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis', the military said.