Shares turn higher, UniCredit rallies. For more see the European equities LiveMarkets blog
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** European shares turn higher after mixed open, STOXX up 0.6 pct
** Banks led higher by Italian lenders
** UniCredit rallies as plan sparks short covering
** Commodities-related stocks weigh
Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker on importer dlr demand
COLOMBO, June 28 The Sri Lankan rupee ended weaker on Wednesday on late dollar demand from importers while the rupee was under pressure on an expected rise in imports, dealers said.