Britain's most prominent Brexit campaigner has not put himself forward to replace David Cameron as prime minister. With the expected frontrunner out of the race before it's even started, the Conservative party looks more shaken than ever.
The central African nation has been struggling economically since a 2014 drop in oil prices.
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has told fellow MPs that the EU can "go whistle" if it demands an "extortionate" final payment for leaving the EU. This stole the limelight from a keynote speech by PM Theresa May.
Former Petroleum Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has been elected as Pakistan's interim prime minister. Ousted PM Nawaz Sharif's brother Shahbaz is expected to take over in September and continue until the 2018 election.
Australia will hold a non-binding postal vote on same sex-marriage in September. The vote is the end-of-the-line compromise from a tired prime minister to a people sick of the debate, as Helen Clark reports from Perth.
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