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Aljazeera
Setting history alight: Revolution and history in EgyptOn Friday, January 28, the Egyptian revolution arrived at the doors of Al-Ahram
Setting history alight: Revolution and history in Egypt
Aljazeera / Posted 4 hours ago
On Friday, January 28, the Egyptian revolution arrived at the doors of Al-Ahram newspaper, where veteran journalist and war correspondent Yehia Ghanem addressed demonstrators who were demanding that members of the editorial board be delivered to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Wary of State Council Panel's Recommendation in Favour of Surveillance Program— The State Council Commissioner's Authority issued on Sunday a report in favor
Experts Wary of State Council Panel's Recommendation in Favour of Surveillance Program
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
— The State Council Commissioner's Authority issued on Sunday a report in favor of the use of a technology to monitor social media networks. The report recommended that the administrative court dismiss a case challenging a Ministry of Interior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia's Unflinching Commitment to Ensure Mutual Benefitsemploying discussion and cooperation as a lasting principle on the use of Nile.
Ethiopia's Unflinching Commitment to Ensure Mutual Benefits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
employing discussion and cooperation as a lasting principle on the use of Nile. For long, nation has been making tireless call to all Nile riparian countries to burgeon cooperation between them and break impasse of Nile cooperation that rooted... Read more
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King Fut
Karim Abdel-Gawad, Raneem El Welily win Al-Ahram titlesEgypt hosted the Al-Ahram Squash Open by the Giza Pyramids for the first time i
Karim Abdel-Gawad, Raneem El Welily win Al-Ahram titles
King Fut / Posted 4 days ago
Egypt hosted the Al-Ahram Squash Open by the Giza Pyramids for the first time in 15 years, taking the sport back to the country which has produced the top players in the world in recent years. Women’s final World #1 Nour El-Sherbini continued her... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Death toll in Egypt boat capsize reaches 162More than 150 bodies have been found after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants
Death toll in Egypt boat capsize reaches 162
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
More than 150 bodies have been found after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized off an Egyptian coastal town this week, a provincial official says. Eighteen more bodies were retrieved Friday afternoon, bringing the number of victims to 162,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
MUSEUMSAdam Henein Sculpture Museum Al-Labeini St, Al-Harraniya district, Al-Haram, G
MUSEUMS
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Adam Henein Sculpture Museum Al-Labeini St, Al-Harraniya district, Al-Haram, Giza, Tel 012 1173 7708 The Adam Henein Museum, which opened on 18 January 2014 in Cairo’s Al-Harraniya district, displays 4,000 artworks from all stages of the artist’s... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
An aerial photo of my family houseIt has been argued that the Arab Spring’s primary casualty was the Palestinian
An aerial photo of my family house
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
It has been argued that the Arab Spring’s primary casualty was the Palestinian cause, formerly – and since 1948 – the central issue for all Arab states. Forgotten amid the cascading effect of uprisings across the region, Palestine was nowhere to be... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A cruise fit for a kingThe newly revealed wooden beam with pieces of metal on it that has been taken f
A cruise fit for a king
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
The newly revealed wooden beam with pieces of metal on it that has been taken from the pit of the ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Khufu’s second solar boat on the Giza Plateau has raised controversy over the original use of the boat. Was it intended to... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The September massacre 25 years onAround this time in 1981 I had just returned from a trip to Australia and New Z
The September massacre 25 years on
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Around this time in 1981 I had just returned from a trip to Australia and New Zealand to find political life in Egypt behind bars. President Anwar Al-Sadat had ordered a clampdown on intellectuals and political figures from the Islamist far right to... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A sombre endingYork after Syria’s army announced the end of a week-long truce, a US spokesman
A sombre ending
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
York after Syria’s army announced the end of a week-long truce, a US spokesman said. Foreign ministers from the International Syria Support Group (ISSG) comprised of some 20 countries, including Saudi Arabia (that called for the meeting) and... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Mindful eatingyou are happy, you eat. We need to change this habit,” comments Asmaa Azab, a l
Mindful eating
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
you are happy, you eat. We need to change this habit,” comments Asmaa Azab, a life coach, however. According to Azab, the alternative, mindful eating, is eating with the intention of caring for yourself and at the same time eating with the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Voice of the voiceless in Venezuelaoff the coast of Venezuela in its sumptuous Caribbean setting was glistening as
Voice of the voiceless in Venezuela
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
off the coast of Venezuela in its sumptuous Caribbean setting was glistening as never before. The 17th summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) “goes beyond the hegemony of the media and beyond the warlike spirit of the United States and its... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Committee shake-upfor its summer recess on 6 September, is due to begin its second session on 4 O
Committee shake-up
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
for its summer recess on 6 September, is due to begin its second session on 4 October. According to parliament’s internal bylaws, MPs meet at the beginning of each legislative season to elect the senior members of parliament’s 25 committees.... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Rallying in New Yorka 42-year-old housewife, is waiting with a group of Egyptians to demonstrate he
Rallying in New York
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
a 42-year-old housewife, is waiting with a group of Egyptians to demonstrate her support for President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi as he attends the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). “The country is passing through a critical time and we... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A century and a half of parliamentParliamentary speaker Ali Abdel-Aal informed MPs a week ago that a celebration
A century and a half of parliament
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Parliamentary speaker Ali Abdel-Aal informed MPs a week ago that a celebration was being planned on 9 October to mark a century and a half of parliamentary life in Egypt. The event, to be held at Sharm El-Sheikh’s Conference Centre, “will showcase... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Worries over strawberries“The bullet that does not hit its target makes a huge sound” goes an Egyptian p
Worries over strawberries
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
“The bullet that does not hit its target makes a huge sound” goes an Egyptian proverb, basically translating as “an accusation that may not be right nonetheless tarnishes reputations.” This is what Egyptian exporters of processed and non-processed... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Not eager for 4G?the 4G licenses the government offered recently as part of a long-awaited plan
Not eager for 4G?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
the 4G licenses the government offered recently as part of a long-awaited plan to reform the telecoms sector. If the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA), the telecommunications sector regulator, does not receive offers from the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Cairo backs Libyan stanceIn televised statements and during meetings in New York, where he is attending
Cairo backs Libyan stance
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
In televised statements and during meetings in New York, where he is attending the inauguration of United Nations General Assembly, President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi made a point of referring to the mounting terrorist danger along Egypt’s western border... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Sending clear messagesDuring a five-day visit to New York to attend the annual session of the UN Gene
Sending clear messages
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
During a five-day visit to New York to attend the annual session of the UN General Assembly, President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi held several high-level meetings to discuss international security and ways to combat terrorism. Official Egyptian sources... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Renaissance signingand Ethiopian ministers of irrigation and water resources arrived in Khartoum t
Renaissance signing
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
and Ethiopian ministers of irrigation and water resources arrived in Khartoum to attend a two-meeting of the trilateral committee during which they signed long-awaited contracts with two foreign consultancy firms hired to study the impact of... Read more
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New Kerala
Death toll rises to 42 in migrant shipwreck off Egypt - newkerala.com #122469tragedy came two days after Egyptian President and ex-army chief Abdel-Fattah E
Death toll rises to 42 in migrant shipwreck off Egypt - newkerala.com #122469
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
tragedy came two days after Egyptian President and ex-army chief Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi told a UN meeting that illegal immigration should be at the top of international priorities, Al-Ahram reported. Egypt will combat illegal migration... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Official - International Force Shall Be Formed to Uproot TerrorismChinese Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Lee Ching Won, affirmed that terrorisms is
Chinese Official - International Force Shall Be Formed to Uproot Terrorism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Chinese Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Lee Ching Won, affirmed that terrorisms is the enemy of human beings therefore it shall be uprooted. Addressing a delegation the visiting delegation of Arab media men and correspondents, Ambassador Ching has... Read more
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Aljazeera
Egypt: Stopping a massacre at a newspaperWith neither public nor private transportation available that morning I decided
Egypt: Stopping a massacre at a newspaper
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
With neither public nor private transportation available that morning I decided to walk to my office in downtown Cairo. The two hours it took by foot from my home to the head offices of Al-Ahram newspaper gave me the opportunity to observe history in... Read more
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Daily Examiner
SQUASH: Third time unlucky for giant killer PilleyYamba squash king Cameron Pilley threatened to conquer the world giants in the
SQUASH: Third time unlucky for giant killer Pilley
Daily Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
Yamba squash king Cameron Pilley threatened to conquer the world giants in the sport with an upset for the ages at the 2016 Al Ahram Open in Cairo. The 33-year-old World No.14 had good reason to feel confident going into his opening round clash,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Powers Aim to Discredit Egypt's Leadership - State Newspaperwill intensify in the coming period to serve a plot by foreign powers against E
Foreign Powers Aim to Discredit Egypt's Leadership - State Newspaper
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
will intensify in the coming period to serve a plot by foreign powers against Egypt, according to state-run newspaper al-Ahram. The spike in terrorist attacks is meant to distract security forces and create more dilemmas for the regime in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Egypt looks to burnish image with el Sissi's UN visitthis Aug. 26, 2015 file photo, Egyptian… AP News | 09/18/16 10:16 AM CAIRO (A
Egypt looks to burnish image with el Sissi's UN visit
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 9 days ago
this Aug. 26, 2015 file photo, Egyptian… AP News | 09/18/16 10:16 AM CAIRO (AP) -- Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's visit to New York for the U.N. General Assembly is a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sporting venues don't get much more spectacular than thisof the ancient world — and the world's top squash players will be staring strai
Sporting venues don't get much more spectacular than this
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
of the ancient world — and the world's top squash players will be staring straight at it as they compete in the 2016 Al Ahram Open this week. Seriously, if you thought the backdrop for the Rio Olympics was impressive, this is the view of the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visitCAIRO (AP) - Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visit
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's visit to New York for the U.N. General Assembly is a diplomatic success despite growing criticism of the country's human rights record... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visitCAIRO (AP) - Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visit
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's visit to New York for the U.N. General Assembly is a diplomatic success despite growing criticism of the country's human rights record... Read more
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Boston Herald
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visitCAIRO — Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that Presi
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visit
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
CAIRO — Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's visit to New York for the U.N. General Assembly is a diplomatic success despite growing criticism of the country's human rights record under... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visitCAIRO (AP) - Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visit
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's visit to New York for the U.N. General Assembly is a diplomatic success despite growing criticism of the country's human rights record... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visitCAIRO (AP) - Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that
Egypt looks to burnish image with el-Sissi's UN visit
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Authorities in Egypt are pulling out all the stops to ensure that President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's visit to New York for the U.N. General Assembly is a diplomatic success despite growing criticism of the country's human rights record... Read more
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Canberra Times
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel poolSea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel pool
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Sea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of the water. Egypt's main state newspaper, al-Ahram, which posted a video of the incident, reported that the manager yelled at the woman: "How can you swim in the pool... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel poolSea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel pool
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
Sea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of the water. Egypt's main state newspaper, al-Ahram, which posted a video of the incident, reported that the manager yelled at the woman: "How can you swim in the pool... Read more
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WA Today
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel poolSea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel pool
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
Sea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of the water. Egypt's main state newspaper, al-Ahram, which posted a video of the incident, reported that the manager yelled at the woman: "How can you swim in the pool... Read more
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The Age
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel poolSea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel pool
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Sea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of the water. Egypt's main state newspaper, al-Ahram, which posted a video of the incident, reported that the manager yelled at the woman: "How can you swim in the pool... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel poolSea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of
Burkini debate spreads to Egypt as woman ordered out of hotel pool
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Sea resort when the manager suddenly demanded that one of the women get out of the water. Egypt's main state newspaper, al-Ahram, which posted a video of the incident, reported that the manager yelled at the woman: "How can you swim in the pool... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Egyptian state media claims Isis invented by US and 9/11 was carried out by West to justify war on terrorand set up the 9/11 attacks to justify its military interventions in the Middle
Egyptian state media claims Isis invented by US and 9/11 was carried out by West to justify war on terror
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
and set up the 9/11 attacks to justify its military interventions in the Middle East. “Is it possible to believe the official version, from the US government, of the events of 11 September 2001?” wrote journalist Noha Al-Sharnoubi in Al-Ahram, a... Read more
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metro
Egyptian state media claims the West staged 9/11Noha Al-Sharnoubi made the claim in her column (Picture: Al-Ahram) It’s popula
Egyptian state media claims the West staged 9/11
metro / Posted 12 days ago
Noha Al-Sharnoubi made the claim in her column (Picture: Al-Ahram) It’s popular among conspiracy theorists to claim 9/11 was a ‘false flag’ operation: carried out by Americans for profit, or to justify policy that wouldn’t otherwise be... Read more
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Daily Mail
Egyptian state media claims western agencies responsible for 9/11Western intelligence agencies, Egyptian state media has suggested. An article
Egyptian state media claims western agencies responsible for 9/11
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Western intelligence agencies, Egyptian state media has suggested. An article in the country's government daily newpaper Al-Ahram said the attacks were carried out to justify 'the occupation and devastation of the Middle East by the West and the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Egypt says U.S. accountable for rampant global terrorism11 terrorist attacks in the U.S. that killed nearly 3,000 people, yet its wrong
Egypt says U.S. accountable for rampant global terrorism
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 17 days ago
11 terrorist attacks in the U.S. that killed nearly 3,000 people, yet its wrongful policy thereafter led to the rampant global terrorism, Egyptian experts warned. It's been 15 years and terrorism is still on the rise, yet terror groups are... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Turkish journalists: Persona non gratastate of emergency, security officers at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport confiscated
Turkish journalists: Persona non grata
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
state of emergency, security officers at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport confiscated the passport of the wife of exiled journalist Can Dündar and prevented her from boarding a plane to visit her husband in Europe this week. “The Turkish authorities... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Christian MPs praise new church building lawMost of Egypt’s Christian MPs announced this week that they welcomed parliament
Christian MPs praise new church building law
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
Most of Egypt’s Christian MPs announced this week that they welcomed parliament’s approval of a new church building law on 30 August after the government decided to amend it to meet their demands. Margret Azer, deputy chairwoman of parliament’s... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Dollar doldrumsWhen Cairo resident Seif Khaled had an operation on his shoulder recently he wa
Dollar doldrums
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
When Cairo resident Seif Khaled had an operation on his shoulder recently he was forced to bear the intense pain he felt after the operation because the painkiller he needed was not available. The story shows in dramatic fashion how grave the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Kerry’s Yemen planWith his recent visit to Saudi Arabia 25 August, the US secretary of state stir
Kerry’s Yemen plan
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
With his recent visit to Saudi Arabia 25 August, the US secretary of state stirred some controversy over the so-called “Kerry plan” for resolving the crisis in Yemen. Was it a “plan” or was it an “initiative” or just “ideas”? How did the Gulf... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Dam talks put offA meeting of ministers of irrigation and water resources from Egypt, Sudan and
Dam talks put off
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
A meeting of ministers of irrigation and water resources from Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia on the potential risks posed by Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam to Egypt and Sudan has been postponed. Walid Hakek, spokesman for Egypt’s Ministry of Irrigation and... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Parliamentary post-mortemAs the House of Representatives concluded its first parliamentary session on Tu
Parliamentary post-mortem
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
As the House of Representatives concluded its first parliamentary session on Tuesday speaker Ali Abdel-Aal praised the legislative and supervisory roles parliament has played during the last eight months. Addressing MPs Abdel-Aal said meetings had... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Facebook challenges for Egypt“Social media in the Arab world is a critical part of everyday life — as much a
Facebook challenges for Egypt
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
“Social media in the Arab world is a critical part of everyday life — as much a necessity as food, water and shelter because it is impossible to imagine life without it.” It was 9am, Nahla’s time for morning coffee. But the delicious coffee aroma... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Train Crash Kills At Least 4 in GizaCairo — At least four people were killed, and over 20 others injured in a train
Train Crash Kills At Least 4 in Giza
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Cairo — At least four people were killed, and over 20 others injured in a train accident in al-Ayyat in Giza on Wednesday, al-Ahram reported. The train, which was on its way from Assiut to Cairo, had derailed leaving three of its cars overturned,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Further setback in LibyaThe Libyan Political Agreement (LPA) signed on 17 December 2015 met another set
Further setback in Libya
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
The Libyan Political Agreement (LPA) signed on 17 December 2015 met another setback last week when the House of Representatives in Tobruk voted against the slate of ministers that the Libyan Presidency Council had submitted for approval earlier this... Read more
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