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Once upon a time Iraq was a united country, largely by the efforts of Gertrude Bell, a British diplomat and spy, after World War I. She brought Iraqis together in order to bring stability and allow...
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I do not believe that the Egyptian press in general, and the national press in particular, is the “last feather in the last wing”, capable of flying in troubled skies “if only they repent for their...
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The history of the press in Egypt goes back two centuries. It started when Egypt’s viceroy, Mohamed Ali Pasha, decreed in 1827 the creation of the Turkish-Arabic newspaper Vekayi-i Msiriye (Egyptian...
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The scene in the Al-Azbakiya area in Al-Ataba Square in downtown Cairo is not as it has been during the last six years. The street vendors that had spread throughout the area and encroached on the...
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Have you come across anyone wearing pink ribbons lately, or participated in walks, runs, or other events that take pink as a theme? The likelihood is that such events are related to breast-cancer...
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Egyptian scuba diver Ahmed Gabr has set a new Guinness world record for the deepest scuba dive ever. Gabr dived to a depth of 332.35 metres (1,090 feet, 4.5 inches) in the Red Sea off the coast of...
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Three months ahead of the start of the 46th Cairo International Book Fair, the General Egyptian Book Organisation (GEBO) gave a press conference to announce new events in this year’s round. GEBO head...
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After chairing the second meeting of the technical committee formed to finalise the new electoral district law Minister of Transitional Justice and House of Representatives Affairs Ibrahim Al-Heneidi...
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Tunisian voters went to the polls at the weekend in the country’s first parliamentary elections since the 2011 Revolution Early unofficial indicators have showed the Nidaa Tounes (Tunisia Calling)...
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Thanks to the slow but steady military gains they have made over the past few weeks, Syrian opposition fighters in the town of Deraa are now within reach of Nasib, the country’s only border crossing...
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After Friday prayers last week an as yet unidentified person drove a car carrying two tons of explosives into the Karam Al-Qawadis checkpoint. The checkpoint is at the intersection of several roads...
2014/10/30 23:03
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There is something everyone should know about the slogans Egyptian students tend to chant in their protests: some of these slogans go back almost a century to the time of the anti-British uprising of...
2014/10/30 01:20
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Smoke and debris above Rafah after a house is demolished. Photo: AFP Cairo: Egypt has begun demolishing houses along its border with Gaza to set up a buffer zone to prevent militant infiltration and...
2014/10/27 02:36
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BBC News - Profile: Qatar Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani For a better experience on your device, try our mobile site. BBC navigation Share this page Sheikh Tamim is the youngest ruler in...
2014/10/26 06:08
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The following are the top stories in the Maltese and overseas press. The Sunday Times of Malta reports that a priest has been accused of violent sexual abuse. MaltaToday says Tonio Fenech’s €25...
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Rice export ban lifted Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Khaled Hanafi announced last week that the government is allowing rice exports to take place on specific terms. Exporters will be allowed...
2014/10/24 14:49
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CAIRO/ISMAILIA (Reuters) - Masked men set fire to two cars belonging to the consulate of Saudi Arabia in the Egyptian city of Suez on Friday morning, local security sources and the state news agency...
2014/10/24 14:04
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Today, Al-Ahram Establishment is honouring the Lebanese composer, singer and oud player Marcel Khalife at a conference to take place in Takla Hall, 11am. Khalife will also feature together with his...
2014/10/24 14:04
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Juan Cole, The New Arabs: How the Millennial Generation is Changing the Middle East, New York: Simon & Schuster, 2014, pp348 A VIEW FROM CAIRO: Under the rubric of repeated requests by the...
2014/10/24 14:04
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Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Mahmoud Hegazi took part in a meeting at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on 14-15 October, joining his counterparts from the 22 nations that have joined the...
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