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Bomb kills three policemen, including witness against Mursi

Bomb kills three policemen, including witness against Mursi

The blast, the worst attack in Cairo for months, killed two police lieutenant colonels and a recruit, according to the foreign ministry.
Hong Kong students kick off class boycott to demand greater democracy

Hong Kong students kick off class boycott to demand greater democracy

Hong Kong returned to Chinese rule in 1997 with a high degree of autonomy and freedoms not enjoyed on the mainland under a formula known as "one country, two systems".
Sierra Leone wraps up three-day Ebola lockdown

Sierra Leone wraps up three-day Ebola lockdown

In the most extreme strategy employed by a nation since the epidemic began, Sierra Leone ordered its 6 million residents to stay indoors as volunteers circulated to educate households as well as isolate the sick and remove the dead.
Bomb kills two policemen near Egypt's foreign ministry

Bomb kills two policemen near Egypt's foreign ministry

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack which killed two police lieutenant colonels. But the operation resembled ones carried out by Islamist insurgents seeking to topple the U.S.-backed government.
New Zealand prime minister aims for flag change vote next year

New Zealand prime minister aims for flag change vote next year

Key's centre-right government was returned for a third three year term on Saturday in a resounding win, promising to continue steady economic management and controls on spending, and possible tax cuts in three years.