Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of protesters as they started marching from a packed park in central Hong Kong, where mass pro-democracy demonstrations have become a regular weekend activity.
Workers have erected a wooden fence around Mexico City’s landmark Angel of Independence monument after feminists defaced it with graffiti during a raucous and violent protest over a string of alleged rapes by police.
A spokesman for China’s ceremonial legislature has condemned US politicians’ support for Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement as “a gross violation of the spirit of the rule of law”.
The remains of a coal-fired power station where four workers were killed when it collapsed several years ago have been demolished.
Adapted pig hearts could be transplanted into patients within three years, according a report citing the surgeon who pioneered heart transplantation in the UK.
The death toll from a late-night suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in Afghanistan’s capital rose to at least 63 on Sunday, including women and children, officials said.
The papers are led by political jostling over Brexit and responses to the possibility of raising the pension age.
Detectives investigating the murder of Pc Andrew Harper have been granted an extra 36 hours to question 10 suspects, including a 13-year-old boy.
Jeremy Corbyn’s proposal to be installed as caretaker prime minister to prevent a no-deal Brexit has received a further blow after another senior Tory ruled out backing the plan.
Boris Johnson will tell Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron that there must be a new Brexit deal when he makes his first trip abroad as Prime Minister.