Knife-wielding attackers interrupted a church service in
France, forced the priest to his knees and slit his throat,
an attack that President Francois Hollande said showed the
threat from Islamist militancy was greater than ever.
Hillary Clinton is set to become the first woman presidential
nominee of a major US party, a historic moment that Democrats
hope will help eclipse rancour between her supporters and
those of her rival in the primaries, Bernie Sanders.
Turkish special forces backed by helicopters, drones and the
navy hunted a remaining group of commandos thought to have
tried to capture or kill President Tayyip Erdogan during a
failed coup, as a crackdown on suspected plotters widened.
India's parliament has approved a controversial law that
would allow children to work for family businesses, despite
widespread concern by the United Nations and other rights
advocates that it will push more children into labour.