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Netanyahu out as new Israeli government approved

Benjamin Netanyahu loses his 12-year hold on power as a new Israeli government is approved.

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G7: World leaders promise one billion Covid vaccine doses for poorer nations

PM Boris Johnson rejects criticism the donation is not enough, saying “we are going flat out”.

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G7 summit: Leaders pledge climate action but disappoint activists

The plan renews a promise to raise $100bn a year, but environmentalists say it lacks detail.

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Christian Eriksen: Denmark midfielder suffered cardiac arrest, says team doctor

Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest when he collapsed in Denmark’s Euro 2020 match against Finland, says Danish team doctor Morten Boesen.

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Swiss voters reject key climate change measures

In a shock result, voters narrowly reject a tax on flights and a fuel levy among other policies.

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Covid spike delays return of Lumumba’s remains

Congolese independence hero Patrice Lumumba’s body was dissolved in acid, but a tooth was later found.

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French Open 2021: Novak Djokovic outlasts Stefanos Tsitsipas for 19th Grand Slam title

Novak Djokovic wins his 19th Grand Slam title after fighting back from two sets down to beat Stefanos Tsitsipas in the French Open final.

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Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: G7 calls for access for aid workers

The Ethiopian region has been devastated by fighting between rebels and government forces.

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Bidder pays $28m for space trip with Amazon’s Bezos

The mystery auction winner will be part of the the first human flight by space company Blue Origin.

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Malaysia deports French conspiracy theorist wanted for abduction

French conspiracy theorist Rémy Daillet-Wiedemann is wanted over the kidnapping of a child in April.

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Disruption to shipping could delay Christmas orders

Global transport of goods has suffered blockages, delays and bottlenecks and won’t be resolved quickly.

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E3 2021: Ubisoft kicks off event with Avatar and Mario + Rabbids reveals

A new game based in James Cameron’s movie, a Mario + Rabbids sequel, and Rainbow Six started off E3.

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Netanyahu: A shrewd leader who reshaped Israel

Loved and loathed, Israel’s ousted long-term PM made his mark on the country at home and abroad.

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Guinea-Bissau’s cashew farmers survive tough times

Cashew nuts are Guinea-Bissau’s biggest export crop but times are tough for farmers.

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Pakistan: The man trying to improve women’s underwear

Mark Moore wants to bring well-made, affordable underwear to Pakistan – he just has to get past the men.

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Baba Ka Dhaba: The year in the life of a viral Delhi eatery owner

Eighty-year-old Kanta Prasad has felt the ups and downs of running a business during a pandemic.

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G7: Macron responds to criticism over ‘offensive’ NI comments

French President Macron responds to the furore around his reported comments on Northern Ireland.

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G7 leaders pledge 1bn doses of vaccines for poorer countries – Johnson

G7 leaders pledge one billion doses of Covid-19 vaccines for poorer countries, says PM Boris Johnson.

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Biden: US could ‘work with Russia’ over Covid, cyber crime and conflict

Joe Biden says the US could “work with Russia” on issues such as Covid, cyber crime and conflicts.

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G7 in Cornwall: Environmental protesters take to streets and sea

About 200 protesters paddled out into the bay from Gyllyngvase beach in Falmouth.

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G7 summit: Spending plan to rival China adopted

G7 leaders say they will support poorer countries in a “values-driven” and transparent partnership.

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Moria migrant camp fire: Four Afghans sentenced to 10 years in jail

The Afghan asylum seekers were found guilty of starting fires that destroyed the Greek camp last year.

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SLS: First view of Nasa’s assembled ‘megarocket’

Nasa has assembled the key elements of its powerful SLS rocket.

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Seizure of Democrats’ Apple data by Trump officials to be investigated

Two House members had their phone records released, reportedly at the request of Trump officials.

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Humpback whale spits out lobsterman

A lobsterman in Cape Cod thought he had been attacked by a shark, but realised he was in a whale’s mouth.

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G7 summit: Joe Biden gifts Boris Johnson custom-made bike

The red, white and blue machine was built in record time by a Philadelphia business with four staff.

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Boko Haram: Nigerian president admits failure to end violence

The fight against militants in the north has unintentionally spread violence, Muhammadu Buhari says.

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Russia’s Putin: Biden will be less impulsive than Trump

The Russian president says he expects fewer “impulse-based movements” from his US counterpart.

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Hong Kong activist Agnes Chow released from prison

Agnes Chow and other activists were jailed last year for their role in pro-democracy rallies in 2019.

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Algeria election: Voting under way in parliamentary poll

“You want change, cast your ballot” voters are told, but the mass protest movement says it is pointless.