There are no survivors from the Air Algerie AH5017 passenger jet that crashed in Mali, says the French President, Francois Hollande.
Russia's foreign ministry rejects accusations from the US that its troops have been firing on Ukrainian soldiers from within Russia.
Russia's central bank has unexpectedly said it will raise its key bank interest rate over concerns about inflation and "geopolitical tension".
Live multi-stream video, radio and text coverage as Scotland's Daniel Wallace wins gold in the pool and England win three judo golds.
Palestinians have been taking part in demonstrations to protest against events in Gaza. At least two were killed in fighting at the Qalandia checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem.
越南计划与投资部外国投资管理局局长杜一皇（Do Nhat Hoang）在一份发送给BBC越南语的声明中，敦促台湾当局“核实”信息，且不要重复类似的言论。
The week's best culture reads include the legacy of Philip Seymour Hoffmann, why Weird Al Yankovich endures and how films cure the ills of modern life.
Could even weekend warriors and those who play casual sports have a better chance of getting a job?