Extra police and soldiers are deployed after Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is jailed for rape. Riots that followed his conviction last week resulted in the deaths of thirty-eight people in Haryana and Punjab states. Also: disaster management officials in the US say they expect many thousands of people to need shelter as Texas grapples with unprecedented floods, and a ban on plastic carrier bags comes into force in Kenya.
Torrential rain will continue for days as Hurricane Harvey, now a tropical storm, moves across Texas. Also, King Felipe joins Barcelona's march of defiance against extremism, and how do you stage a play for a deaf and blind audience?
It's feared it could be the worst storm to hit the US mainland since Hurricane Katrina 12 years ago. Also, security forces in Brussels shoot a man dead after he attacks two soldiers, and Macron's hefty make-up bill
Up to 25,000 civilians are believed to be trapped in the Syrian city as US-led coalition forces continue to fight so-called Islamic State. Also, rabbis pull out of an annual call with the US president over Trump's Charlottesville remarks, and Charles Aznavour joins the Hollywood Walk of Fame.