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Egypt declares state of emergency after deadly church attacks

The Islamic State jihadist group said it was behind the bombings at churches in the cities of Tanta and Alexandria , and threatened further attacks against Egypt's Christian minority. In Tanta, a bomb hidden under a church pew was detonated. The Patriarch, who was celebrating mass in the Cathedral of St. Mark at the time of the explosion there, narrowly escaped with his life.


Wits Students Protest Over Accommodation

Wits Students Protest Over Accommodation

They have also asked to be reimbursed for services such as cleaning, which they paid for as part of their residence fees, but say have not been rendered. Students did not allow pedestrians or any vehicles, including Wits buses, to enter or leave the university. Vehicles in the university were diverted by police onto Yale Road towards to the Jorissen Street exit.



Canada brings in foreign housing tax to cool market

Creating a new housing supply team to identify barriers to specific housing development projects and work with developers and municipalities to find solutions. "I really think we may end up being seen to be on the wrong side of history on this one", Coun. What should the rent on an apartment be? Most of the actions aimed at increasing the supply of homes are centered around the development of new rental apartment buildings.



Australia announces tougher new exams for citizenship

When asked about reports that applicants would be quizzed on whether they supported forced child marriage or female genital mutilation, Turnbull said it was important to "reinforce our values ". "The announcement implicitly accuses people who want to live in Australia of being more likely to abuse their wife, not learn English, and engage in crime".


Man killed, 2 officers wounded in SC shootout

Man killed, 2 officers wounded in SC shootout

Authorities say a man has been killed and two law enforcement officers have been wounded in a shootout at a SC home.Authorities say a man has been killed and two law enforcement officers have been wounded in a shootout at a SC home. They are all working through this together. "We had the chaplain out here to go up and speak to my two officers that are still on scene, that were involved".


California gunman to appear in court on murder count

California gunman to appear in court on murder count

Williams was also white. Fresno is the latest scene of a mass shooting since last week's fatal shooting at a San Bernardino elementary school, killing a teacher and one student and comes on the heels of the Facebook shooting of a 74-year-old man walking down the street in Cleveland, Ohio.