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Leicester street fight murderer jailed for 24 years

Sulaiman Sillah ran after his victim when an argument at a party spilled into the street.

Leicester City homophobic chants at Brighton 'disgusting'

Supporters were left feeling "disgusted" and "unsafe" following homophobic chanting by fans in the match.

War graves photographer gets award from prime minister

Mick McCann says the graves "bring tears to your eyes" even after listing 750,000 on his site.

Footballers Lee Tomlin and Billy Kee face GBH charges

Lee Tomlin and Billy Kee are charged in connection with an incident outside a nightclub.

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Afghanistan hails Trump support in 'joint struggle'

President Ghani thanks Donald Trump for supporting Afghanistan's battle against the Taliban.

US Navy collision: Remains found in hunt for missing sailors

Ten US sailors have been missing since Monday's collision with a tanker near Singapore.

Ischia earthquake: Last of three brothers freed from rubble

Three boys are pulled alive from rubble on the island of Ischia, after a major tremor killed two women.

Triple talaq: India court bans Islamic instant divorce

The ruling on "triple talaq" is seen as a major victory for women's rights in India.