Syrian government air strikes obliterate several buildings in Aleppo, killing scores of civilians and giving the country's largest city the appearance of a ghost town. Deborah Gembara reports.
"Guardians" premieres in London, Cumberbatch at Comic-Con
The day's top showbiz news and headlines including 'Guardians of the Galaxy' premieres in London, Benedict Cumberbatch attends Comic-Con, and "The Judge" will open the Toronto Film Festival. Bob Mezan reports.
Almost uncontrollable forces were released as a result of the invasion of Iraq in 2003, former hostage Terry Waite has said, as he spoke about his fears for the country in the wake of inroads made by Islamist militants.
Boris Johnson was on hand to help dancers warm up for this year's Big Dance - which is the world's largest dance celebration which sees more than 68,000 people in 24 countries show off their moves.