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Japan typhoon kills nine in elderly home

Surging flood water and mud brought by a devastating typhoon killed nine people in an elderly care home in northern Japan, officials said Wednesday, after the third storm in two weeks ripped


Romania to expel Pakistani man over terrorism

A court has ruled that a Pakistani citizen should be expelled from Romania on charges of promoting “extremist Islamism” online, causing a threat to national security. The Court of Appeal ruled Tuesday

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Egypt parliament adopts disputed law on churches

The Egyptian parliament on Tuesday adopted a law on regulating the construction of churches, despite opposition by some members of the Christian community which complains of discrimination. Egypt’s Copts, the Middle East’s