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Stormont's Department of Agriculture is to apply to the European Union for Northern Ireland cattle to be declared free of the disease brucellosis.
Ansar Allah, or the Houthi movement, began as a defence of the Zaidi religious tradition but experienced several major transformations in arriving at its current dominance of Yemeni politics, Charles Schmitz writes.
Boris Nemtsov, a leading Russian opposition politician and ex-deputy PM, is shot dead in Moscow ahead of a march against the war in Ukraine.
Fighting has died down in Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions in recent days, after a ceasefire agreed between the government and pro-Russian rebels.
Energy price comparison sites should compensate customers who changed to tariffs that may not have been the cheapest deals, MPs say.
Ex-spinner Graeme Swann on who England should drop and how to stop Kumar Sangakkara in Sunday's "must-win" group game.
Indian PM Narendra Modi's government unveils a business-friendly budget aimed at attracting greater investment for the economy.
World number one Rory McIlroy looks destined to miss the cut at the Honda Classic after a four-over-par second round.
England's women defeated New Zealand by five wickets in the final ODI between the sides, and sealed the series victory.
New Zealand survive a late collapse to beat Australia by one wicket in a thrilling climax to their World Cup Pool A game.
The Duke of Cambridge dresses as a famous samurai warrior during a visit to the set of a long-running historical drama in Japan.
A dress "resembling" the $150,000 (£97,000) outfit worn by Lupita Nyong'o at this year's Oscars has been found, Los Angeles police say.
The Mexican president hails the capture of the country's most wanted drug lord - Knights Templar chief Servando 'La Tuta' Gomez.
Russia has become a danger to Britain and the country must be prepared to take steps to defend itself and its allies, the former head of MI6 says.
Most papers mark the death of Star Trek star Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock, and report the latest in the hunt for Mohammed Emwazi, or "Jihadi John".
The former chief of MI6 says that Russia has always been an "issue of concern" for the security services.
Lawmakers in the US avoid a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department after passing a one-week funding extension two hours before a deadline.
Police in California say they have found a dress which could be the one worn by actress Lupita Nyong'o at the Oscars.
A small Hungarian village has put itself up for tourists to rent, in an attempt to raise money to revitalise it.
A former teacher of the man named as extremist "Jihadi John" says he received anger management therapy at secondary school after getting into fights.