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Experts disagree on whether Rolf Harris's jail sentence of five years and nine months represents sufficient punishment for his offences.
Thousands of cycling fans gather in Yorkshire as Chris Froome begins his defence of the Tour de France in Leeds.
A powerful suicide car bomb kills at least four people near Somalia's parliament, police and Somali media say.
The Taliban in Afghanistan launch a rocket attack on hundreds of oil tankers outside the capital, Kabul.
A Palestinian teenager killed in Jerusalem was burned alive, the Palestinian attorney-general is quoted as saying, as riots continue.
Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel beats team-mate Daniel Ricciardo to set the pace in a wet final practice at the British GP.