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A man who murdered his wife by shooting her twice in the back after she left him is jailed for a minimum of 26 years.
Ulster Rugby apologise after a photograph showing four players with their faces and bodies coloured with black makeup appeared on a social media site.
Actor George Clooney refuses to accept an apology from the Daily Mail's website over a story claiming his fiancee's mother objected to their marriage.
Chinese Muslim students banned from Ramadan fasting
One of the two remaining candidates in Afghanistan's disputed presidential election Ashraf Ghani says he backs an "extensive audit" of votes.