Scotland manager Alex McLeish admits he faces a major challenge getting his inexperienced squad up to speed.
The death toll in an explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China has risen to 44, with another 90 people seriously injured, the local government reported.
People across New Zealand observed the Muslim call to prayer on Friday as the nation reflected on the moment one week ago when 50 people were killed at two mosques.
Cardi B has trademarked her catchphrase “Okurrr”.
Brexit features on many of the front pages at the end of the working week, after Theresa May was granted an extension to Britain’s departure from the European Union.
The Prince of Wales has launched a new project to help talented Commonwealth students find solutions to some of the most “fundamental issues facing their countries and indeed our whole world”.
The great-granddaughter of suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst and the CEO of Greggs are among those due to receive honours at Windsor Castle on Friday.
The funerals of three teenagers who died outside a hotel disco in Northern Ireland will take place on Friday.
Former Love Island star Alex Miller has admitted he wrestled with suicidal thoughts after leaving the show.
Women should be given home-testing kits as soon as possible for the virus that causes 99% of cervical cancer, a charity has said.