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Charter NI Drew Haire, Chairperson Charter NI; Caroline Birch, Project Manager
 
Charter NI chief Drew Haire says charity doesn't siphon off cash for paramilitaries Charter NI board chairman Drew Haire has said he is concerned the recent publicity surrounding the organisation has detracted from its good work, saying the charity is not a means of siphoning off cash to keep paramilitaries happy.
 
 
 
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Kim Kardashian   Don't dress like Kim Kardashian - Queen's University tells graduation students By Cate McCurry Students at Queen's have hit out after the university issued a graduation ceremony style guide banning short skirts and cleavage - telling women not to dress like Kim Kardashian.
 
 
Widow Joanne McGibbon at the scene in Ardoyne where her husband Michael was murdered by the New IRA in April   Standing at spot where husband died in her arms Joanne McGibbon challenges dissident killers in new video By David Young The brave widow of a man murdered in a paramilitary shooting has returned to the scene of his death to launch an impassioned plea for peace in an emotionally charged video.
 
 
The new ferry requires alterations in order to enter service. Pic BBC   New £6m Strangford ferry can't be used because of engineering blunder A new - publicly owned and paid for - £6million boat has been described as nothing more than a "beautiful ornament" after an engineering blunder stopped it from entering service.
 
 
Laura Shepherd from Cookstown, Katie Mooney from Ballyclare and Morgan Semple from Omagh.   QUB winter graduations - full results .... and no Kim Kardashian lookalikes in sight Full list of results from today's winter graduation ceremony at Queen's University of Belfast.
 
 
 
 
 
The issue of same-sex marriage has made headlines.   Northern Ireland says yes to same-sex marriage, polling finds Poll suggests NI would vote overwhelmingly in favour of same-sex marriage.
 
 
Louis Tomlinson and Johannah Deakin   Louis Tomlinson's mother has died aged 42 Louis Tomlinson's mother has died after a battle with leukaemia.
 
 
Danske Bank to close branches in Northern Ireland   Danske Bank to close two branches in Northern Ireland By Claire Williamson Danske Bank has announced the closure of two of its branches.
 
 
The defendant has three previous begging-related convictions.   Beggar who 'broke' officer's wrist banned from city centre By Alan Erwin Serial beggar suspected of breaking officer's wrist banned from city centre.
 
 
 
 
 
Michael Moore In TrumpLand features a one-man stage show of Moore discussing the presidential race (Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)   Michael Moore: Donald Trump will not be president Michael Moore correctly predicted that Donald Trump would win the 2016 election.
 
 
William Mocsari who has been remanded into custody for psychiatric assessment accused of killing his dog which was allegedly fed to a second dog.   Man accused of killing pet and feeding it to dog is remanded Down man has appeared in court and been remanded into custody.
 
 
Gary Haggarty   Case against 'Loyalist supergrass' Gary Haggarty postponed By Ashleigh McDonald High profile court case has been postponed until the middle of next year.
 
 
A man and a woman who were in the house at the time were not injured but left very badly shaken.   Man armed with wheel brace forces entry into Belfast home Two residents have been left badly shaken after the incident.
 
 
Sport
 
 
Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill   Michael O'Neill: How I see my Northern Ireland future By Steven Beacom Michael O'Neill has revealed that he will never have a job with more emotional pull than managing Northern Ireland, but has admitted that if a club approaches him in the months ahead he will consider it.
 
 
London Welsh wait on High Court decision over the club's future London Welsh are set to discover on Monday whether they will be able to fulfil their fixtures for the season.
 
 
Southampton manager Claude Puel challenges squad to cope without Charlie Austin Claude Puel has challenged his Southampton squad to cope with the loss of injured striker Charlie Austin and produce a swift response from their Europa League disappointment.
 
 
Entertainment
 
 
The Apprentice contestant Grainne McCoy enjoys this week's challenge a little too much   Grainne McCoy toasts Apprentice survival as Trishna fails gin test By Joe Nerssessian Fired Apprentice contestant Trishna Thakrar fell out with her Northern Irish team-mate after they tinkered with the colour of their designer gin - and it cost them the task.
 
 
Jennifer Lawrence faces backlash over story about itching 'butt' on sacred rocks Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence has faced a backlash after telling a story about itching her "butt" on sacred Hawaiian rocks.
 
 
1D star Louis Tomlinson mourning death of mother from cancer at 43 The mother of One Direction star Louis Tomlinson has died aged 43, her family have confirmed.
 
 
Business
 
 
A Harry Corry outlet in Belfast   Harry Corry back in black after debt deal By John Mulgrew Harry Corry has returned to profits of more than £1m, just a year after it posted losses and entered into an agreement to pay part of its debts to creditors.
 
 
Monte dei Paschi di Siena shares plunge as ECB rejects Italy plea for more time Shares in troubled Italian bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena dived on Friday following reports that the bank's request for more time to raise new capital from investors has been rejected by regulators.
 
 
Coca-Cola chief executive Muhtar Kent to step down next year The chief executive of Coca-Cola, Muhtar Kent, will step down next year and be replaced by chief operating officer James Quincey.
 
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