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Al-Ahram Weekly
DigestEgyptian calligraphers won several prizes in IRCICA’s Tenth International Calli
Digest
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Egyptian calligraphers won several prizes in IRCICA’s Tenth International Calligraphy Competition held in the name of Hafez Osman in Turkey. Osman was an illustrious master of this art, who lived in Istanbul in the 17th century and made seminal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt's Highest Court Cancels 5-Year Prison Sentence for Five Female StudentsCairo — Five Egyptian female university students sentenced in 2013 to five year
Egypt's Highest Court Cancels 5-Year Prison Sentence for Five Female Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Cairo — Five Egyptian female university students sentenced in 2013 to five years in prison each over "violence" on campus will have their appeal heard by the Court of Cassation, the court ruled on Wednesday. The Al-Azhar University students were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President of Azhar University Meets Delegation From Indian Defense CollegePresident of Al Azhar University Dr Ibrahim el Hodhod met Tuesday 24/5/2016 a d
President of Azhar University Meets Delegation From Indian Defense College
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
President of Al Azhar University Dr Ibrahim el Hodhod met Tuesday 24/5/2016 a delegation from India's National Defense College (NDC), currently on a visit here. The Indian delegates wanted to get firsthand information about the oldest Egyptian... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pope Francis and top imam embrace in historic Vatican meetingat Vatican, ending five-year freeze in relations Pope Francis has met the gran
Pope Francis and top imam embrace in historic Vatican meeting
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
at Vatican, ending five-year freeze in relations Pope Francis has met the grand imam of Egypt's highest Islamic authority, Al-Azhar, looking to heal Vatican relations with the influential centre of Sunni Muslim learning after dialogue was frozen... Read more
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Breitbart
Vatican Expert: Pope Francis a ‘Friend of Islam’In an analysis of Monday’s meeting between Pope Francis and Sheikh Ahmed el-Tay
Vatican Expert: Pope Francis a ‘Friend of Islam’
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
In an analysis of Monday’s meeting between Pope Francis and Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of the al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo, Vatican expert John L. Allen said that there is no Christian leader in the world today with a more credible claim to... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
'The meeting is the message,' pope tells head of al-Azharin the world embraced at the Vatican May 23. "The meeting is the message," the
'The meeting is the message,' pope tells head of al-Azhar
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
in the world embraced at the Vatican May 23. "The meeting is the message," the pope told Ahmad el-Tayeb, the grand imam of al-Azhar University, as the religious scholar approached him just inside the door of the papal library. El-Tayeb's spring... Read more
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The Christian Post
Pope Meets With Egypt's Top Cleric 5 Years After Muslims Rebuked Catholic Church for Islamic Terror CommentsPope Francis exchanges gifts with Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed el-Tayeb (L), Egyptian I
Pope Meets With Egypt's Top Cleric 5 Years After Muslims Rebuked Catholic Church for Islamic Terror Comments
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
Pope Francis exchanges gifts with Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed el-Tayeb (L), Egyptian Imam of al-Azhar Mosque, at the Vatican, May 23, 2016. VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis met on Monday the grand imam of Egypt's highest Islamic authority, Al-Azhar, looking to... Read more
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Christian Today
Historic meeting between Pope Francis and Egyptian grand Imam held todayPope Francis today held a historic meeting with the grand imam of Egypt's highe
Historic meeting between Pope Francis and Egyptian grand Imam held today
Christian Today / Posted 7 days ago
Pope Francis today held a historic meeting with the grand imam of Egypt's highest Islamic authority, signalling a significant step toward healing fractured interfaith relations. Ahmed al-Tayeb, of the Al-Azhar mosque and university centre in Cairo,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pope meets top Egyptian cleric, ending five-year freeze in relationsVATICAN CITY: Pope Francis met on Monday the grand imam of Egypt's highest Isla
Pope meets top Egyptian cleric, ending five-year freeze in relations
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis met on Monday the grand imam of Egypt's highest Islamic authority, Al-Azhar, looking to heal Vatican relations with the influential centre of Sunni Muslim learning after dialogue was frozen five years ago. The... Read more
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The Star
Pope meets top Egyptian cleric, ending five-year freeze in relationsVATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis met on Monday the grand imam of Egypt's h
Pope meets top Egyptian cleric, ending five-year freeze in relations
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis met on Monday the grand imam of Egypt's highest Islamic authority, Al-Azhar, looking to heal Vatican relations with the influential centre of Sunni Muslim learning after dialogue was frozen five years ago. The... Read more
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Christian Today
Top Muslim leader will meet Pope at the VaticanPope Francis is to meet Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb at the Vatican. Pope Francis is
Top Muslim leader will meet Pope at the Vatican
Christian Today / Posted 11 days ago
Pope Francis is to meet Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb at the Vatican. Pope Francis is to meet one of the most senior spiritual leaders of the world's Sunni Muslims at the Vatican on Monday, according to a pontifical spokesman. Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb, the... Read more
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Unicef
UNICEF with Christian and Islamic leaders in Egypt release studies on FGM and other violence against childrenwith Christian and Islamic leaders in Egypt release studies on FGM and other vi
UNICEF with Christian and Islamic leaders in Egypt release studies on FGM and other violence against children
Unicef / Posted 18 days ago
with Christian and Islamic leaders in Egypt release studies on FGM and other violence against children CAIRO, 9 May 2016 - Al-Azhar Al-Sahrief, Al-Azhar University and the Coptic Orthodox Church, in cooperation with UNICEF, today launched three... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The perfect pilgrimage? Parador-hopping to Santiago de CompostelaIt is difficult to see why King Arthur and Co made such a meal of finding the H
The perfect pilgrimage? Parador-hopping to Santiago de Compostela
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
It is difficult to see why King Arthur and Co made such a meal of finding the Holy Grail. Monty Python you could understand. Hopeless crew. No sense of direction. Even Indiana Jones, who was, well, American, managed to get his excitable hands on it... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Factions trade blame after Gaza children burn to deathin the world," he told Al Jazeera at the Hendi home. Mukhaimer Abu Saada, a po
Factions trade blame after Gaza children burn to death
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 22 days ago
in the world," he told Al Jazeera at the Hendi home. Mukhaimer Abu Saada, a political analyst and professor at Gaza's Al Azhar University, explained that the death of the tragic incident highlights the ongoing political divides between Hamas... Read more
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Aljazeera
Factions trade blame over Gaza children burn to deathin the world," he told Al Jazeera at the Hendi home. Mukhaimer Abu Saada, a po
Factions trade blame over Gaza children burn to death
Aljazeera / Posted 23 days ago
in the world," he told Al Jazeera at the Hendi home. Mukhaimer Abu Saada, a political analyst and professor at Gaza's Al Azhar University, explained that the death of the tragic incident highlights the ongoing political divides between Hamas... Read more
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Breitbart
First Islamic Sharia University Opens in RomeIn the very heart of Christianity, Muslim students in Rome can now enroll throu
First Islamic Sharia University Opens in Rome
Breitbart / Posted 26 days ago
In the very heart of Christianity, Muslim students in Rome can now enroll through the local “Dar al Salam” mosque in Egypt’s Al-Azhar University to train to become imams. The prestigious Cairo university is a reference point for the Sunni Muslim... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
‘Support Egypt’ sweeps parliamentary committees16 committees. Nine of the successful candidates stood unopposed. The list of
‘Support Egypt’ sweeps parliamentary committees
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted a month ago
16 committees. Nine of the successful candidates stood unopposed. The list of “Support Egypt” winners includes Osama Heikal, a former information minister and the current chairman of the Egyptian Media Production City, who was elected head of... Read more

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