Iain MacCormick, who represented the Argyll constituency for the SNP in the 1970s, dies suddenly at the age of 74.
Durham beat Warwickshire by three wickets to win a low-scoring One-Day Cup final at Lord's.
Dozens of hostages seized by Islamic State (IS) from the Turkish consulate in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul have been freed and are back in Turkey.
The UK government is to provide £12m to help France tackle the problem of illegal immigrants trying to enter Britain from Calais.
Cristiano Ronaldo scores a hat-trick and Gareth Bale nets a brace as Real Madrid thrash Deportivo La Coruna.
Police investigating "ugly scenes" in Glasgow's George Square following the "No" vote in Scotland's referendum say there will be further arrests.
Pappis Cisse comes off the bench to score twice as Newcastle come back from behind to earn a dramatic draw against Hull.
Tropical storm Fung-Wong brings flooding, heavy rains and high winds to the Philippines, forcing some 200,000 people from their homes.
Labour deputy leader Harriet Harman says all-female candidate shortlists are the only way to stop Parliament being "male-dominated".
Joel Monaghan scores a hat-trick of tries as Warrington fight-back from 18-0 down to end Widnes' Super League season.
A Chinese restaurant is destroyed and a number of other premises damaged in an arson attack in County Antrim.
Thousands of sailors are set to break the world record for the largest sailing race in the world in memory of Olympian Andrew Simpson.
A rare negative of the movie star Marilyn Monroe, taken during her first professional photo shoot, is sold at auction in Devizes.
Base jumpers from around the world have been competing in Anshun city in China's Guizhou province.
Paratroops from Europe and the US are staging parachute jumps in the Netherlands to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Arnhem.
Clashes between Yemen's Houthis and Sunni militias continue in the capital, Sanaa, killing four people and injuring three, reports say.
Lewis Hamilton beats team-mate Nico Rosberg to pole by a tiny fraction in a thrilling qualifying session in Singapore.
A brawl involving up to 500 youths broke out in Blackpool resulting in three officers being injured, police say.
Giving more power to regions of England is the answer to the future of the UK, Wales' first minister says after Scotland rejects independence.
New Zealand's governing National Party has won an emphatic victory in general elections, near-complete results show.