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Al-Ahram Weekly
Boosting revenuesproblems the ministry on Thursday inaugurated its first ever replica exhibition
Boosting revenues
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
problems the ministry on Thursday inaugurated its first ever replica exhibition at the bookshop of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square, inviting a number of foreign ambassadors and cultural counsellors from the United States, France, Austria,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Learning from papyrusof papyri has been put on display for the first time in a special exhibition in
Learning from papyrus
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
of papyri has been put on display for the first time in a special exhibition in the foyer of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square in Cairo after their discovery in 2013 in the entrance to two caves at Wadi Al-Jarf 119 km from Suez by a... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Khattab gets Egypt’s green lightofficial statement to the concerned authorities. Now the nomination is announce
Khattab gets Egypt’s green light
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
official statement to the concerned authorities. Now the nomination is announced at the Egyptian Museum which is located in Tahrir Square amidst different categories of the society,” said Khattab. Khattab believes that this change is recognition of... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Erdogan's smart use of a smartphonein the Middle East since 2011, the news was relayed first and foremost by smart
Erdogan's smart use of a smartphone
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
in the Middle East since 2011, the news was relayed first and foremost by smartphones. But unlike the events in Cairo's Tahrir Square, which many called the "Facebook Revolution," in Turkey the revolutionaries were not the ones pointing the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Erdogan's smart use of a smartphonein the Middle East since 2011, the news was relayed first and foremost by smart
Erdogan's smart use of a smartphone
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
in the Middle East since 2011, the news was relayed first and foremost by smartphones. But unlike the events in Cairo's Tahrir Square, which many called the "Facebook Revolution," in Turkey the revolutionaries were not the ones pointing the... Read more
6d
Reuters
Iraqi Shi'ite cleric tells followers to target U.S. troops fighting Islamic StateIraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr is seen during a protest against corruptio
Iraqi Shi'ite cleric tells followers to target U.S. troops fighting Islamic State
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr is seen during a protest against corruption at Tahrir Square in Baghdad, July 15, 2016. BAGHDAD Powerful Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr instructed his followers on Sunday to target U.S. troops deploying to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Turkey: Textbook case of how to survive a coupTamarod movement, led by young activists, used social media to mobilize the mas
Turkey: Textbook case of how to survive a coup
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
Tamarod movement, led by young activists, used social media to mobilize the masses, who on June 30, 2013, filled Tahrir Square and the roads outside the president's palace, Ittihadiya, with Egyptians demanding Morsy's ouster. Sisi, then... Read more
6d
CNN
Turkish leader's textbook case of how to survive a coupTamarod movement, led by young activists, used social media to mobilize the mas
Turkish leader's textbook case of how to survive a coup
CNN / Posted 6 days ago
Tamarod movement, led by young activists, used social media to mobilize the masses, who on June 30, 2013, filled Tahrir Square and the roads outside the president's palace, Ittihadiya, with Egyptians demanding Morsy's ouster. Sisi, then... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Overcoming adversity: Lessons in transitioning through life | #GuestOfTheWeekwar zones as a foreign correspondent. While covering the Egyptian Revolution fo
Overcoming adversity: Lessons in transitioning through life | #GuestOfTheWeek
SiliconANGLE / Posted 6 days ago
war zones as a foreign correspondent. While covering the Egyptian Revolution for 60 Minutes in February 2011, a mob in Tahrir Square in Cairo sexually assaulted and beat her. She eventually told her story to help others overcome traumatic... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cal swim star Farida Osman going to Rio — for Egyptit very difficult for her to complete her training. “It was an experience I wi
Cal swim star Farida Osman going to Rio — for Egypt
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
it very difficult for her to complete her training. “It was an experience I will remember forever,” Osman said. “Going to Tahrir Square to march in the riots. My parents wanted me to be aware of what was going on. I learned a lot from watching... Read more
8d
Fortune
Turkish Military Coup Marks A First For Facebook Live And Twitter's Periscope Servicefollows the popularization of social networking services during coups and civil
Turkish Military Coup Marks A First For Facebook Live And Twitter's Periscope Service
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
follows the popularization of social networking services during coups and civil unrest. For example, protesters in Cairo’s Tahrir Square routinely relayed information using Facebook and Twitter during Egypt’s revolution in 2011. Here are a few of... Read more
9d
DW
Iraqis defy protest ban, rally in Baghdad |people to stay away from the rally, saying the demonstration was 'unauthorised'
Iraqis defy protest ban, rally in Baghdad |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
people to stay away from the rally, saying the demonstration was 'unauthorised' Thousands defy warnings to stay away from Tahrir Square Al-Sadr has called for the dismissal and trial of corrupt officials, an end to sectarian and political party... Read more
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9d
Daily Telegraph
Tourists are the perfect target for terrorists - but should we be worried?killed 16 people at Rome and Vienna airports. The first time I visited Cairo, i
Tourists are the perfect target for terrorists - but should we be worried?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
killed 16 people at Rome and Vienna airports. The first time I visited Cairo, in 1993, a bomb near the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square killed four, including a Swedish tourist. Two years after that, in 1995, two Britons, were among a group of... Read more
9d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sadr supporters return to Baghdad streets despite government pleasahead of the demonstration, following a military parade in central Baghdad mark
Sadr supporters return to Baghdad streets despite government pleas
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
ahead of the demonstration, following a military parade in central Baghdad marking a national holiday. Sadr visited Tahrir Square briefly on Wednesday wearing military fatigues instead of his usual clerical robe and turban, raising fears of... Read more
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Reuters
Sadr supporters return to Baghdad streets despite government pleasSupporters of Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr shout slogans during a prote
Sadr supporters return to Baghdad streets despite government pleas
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Supporters of Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr shout slogans during a protest against corruption at Tahrir Square in Baghdad, July 15, 2016. Supporters of Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr shout slogans during a protest against corruption at... Read more
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9d
Aljazeera
Iraq: Thousands defy ban to protest against corruptionrallied in the heart of the capital, Baghdad, to demand an end to sectarianism
Iraq: Thousands defy ban to protest against corruption
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
rallied in the heart of the capital, Baghdad, to demand an end to sectarianism and corruption. The demonstrators massed in Tahrir Square on Friday, holding placards reading "Yes, yes to reform. No, no to sectarianism. No, no to corruption". The... Read more
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9d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Challenges for antiquitiesto encourage excursions to museums and sites. A number of schools have attended
Challenges for antiquities
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
to encourage excursions to museums and sites. A number of schools have attended such programmes at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square in Cairo. What are you doing to document Jewish sites in Egypt? I issued a ministerial decree in May to... Read more
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asianage
Iraq holds parade to celebrate victories over Islamic Stateon the festivities. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi reviewed the forces from a
Iraq holds parade to celebrate victories over Islamic State
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
on the festivities. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi reviewed the forces from a pavilion as they passed through central Tahrir Square, and military jets and helicopters overflew the city. The parade was held to mark "the liberation of Fallujah... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Egyptian regime using kidnapping, rape to crush dissent, Amnesty reportssaid Egypt today faces an unprecedented human rights crisis. "It's been five y
Egyptian regime using kidnapping, rape to crush dissent, Amnesty reports
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
said Egypt today faces an unprecedented human rights crisis. "It's been five years since the peaceful protests began in Tahrir Square and we're seeing that there's been a reversion back to these Mubarak-style tactics but this is actually going a... Read more
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CNN
The Baton Rouge photograph that everyone is talking aboutEgyptian army soldiers arrest a female protester during clashes at Tahrir Squar
The Baton Rouge photograph that everyone is talking about
CNN / Posted 13 days ago
Egyptian army soldiers arrest a female protester during clashes at Tahrir Square in Cairo on December 17, 2011. On January 25, people took to the streets in demonstrations against corruption and failing economic policies. From the beginning, the... Read more
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Raw Story
Rape culture and toxic masculinity led to Gretchen Carlson leaving Fox Newsof women, annually creates about two million injuries, and prompts 18.5 million
Rape culture and toxic masculinity led to Gretchen Carlson leaving Fox News
Raw Story / Posted 16 days ago
of women, annually creates about two million injuries, and prompts 18.5 million mental health care visits. It’s in Cairo’s Tahrir Square too, brutal gender violence where freedom and democracy had been claimed. Gretchen Carlson had her voice taken... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Iraq Travel Warninghave occurred at the offices of the Provincial Council and governor. Demonstrat
Iraq Travel Warning
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 17 days ago
have occurred at the offices of the Provincial Council and governor. Demonstrations in Baghdad have occurred in and around Tahrir Square and have also penetrated the IZ, resulting in personal injury. The Department of State discourages U.S.... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Tomb mystery solved?hold the key to identifying the original owner of KV55. The box was found in t
Tomb mystery solved?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
hold the key to identifying the original owner of KV55. The box was found in the storage area of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square, according to Elham Salah, head of the Museums Department at the Ministry of Antiquities. It contains 500 gold... Read more
23d
Al-Ahram Weekly
The anniversary of revolutionwent on to unveil the roadmap agreed upon at the meeting that would usher in a
The anniversary of revolution
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
went on to unveil the roadmap agreed upon at the meeting that would usher in a new era for Egypt. Cheers resounded from Tahrir Square and Ittihadiya Square, where millions had congregated. In other streets and squares throughout the country... Read more
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25d
AllAfrica.com
Twenty-Three Students Released After Protests Over Exam Leaks - Security Sourcesessions" were conducted, the source from the Cairo Security Directorate added.
Twenty-Three Students Released After Protests Over Exam Leaks - Security Source
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
sessions" were conducted, the source from the Cairo Security Directorate added. The students were advised not to head to Tahrir Square or block any roads. Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said in a press release on Monday that the decision to... Read more
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26d
Brandon Sun
Egyptian students stage rare protest in Tahrir Squareresignation of Education Minister Al-Helali el-Sherbini, the students, accompan
Egyptian students stage rare protest in Tahrir Square
Brandon Sun / Posted 26 days ago
resignation of Education Minister Al-Helali el-Sherbini, the students, accompanied by some parents, later marched toward Tahrir Square, the epicenter of Egypt's 2011 uprising against longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak. (AP Photo/Roger Anis) CAIRO -... Read more
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26d
CTV News
Egyptian students protest over exam cancellation after answers leakedCAIRO -- Hundreds of Egyptian high school students staged a rare protest in Cai
Egyptian students protest over exam cancellation after answers leaked
CTV News / Posted 26 days ago
CAIRO -- Hundreds of Egyptian high school students staged a rare protest in Cairo's iconic Tahrir Square on Monday before security forces quickly moved in, dispersing them with tear gas and detaining several. The students were protesting the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Hundreds march in Egypt over cancelled high school examsresignation of Education Minister Al-Helali el-Sherbini, the students, accompan
Hundreds march in Egypt over cancelled high school exams
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
resignation of Education Minister Al-Helali el-Sherbini, the students, accompanied by some parents, later marched toward Tahrir Square, the epicenter of Egypt's 2011 uprising against longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak. "This is unfair," said... Read more
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Salon.com
Hundreds march in Egypt over cancelled high school examsresignation of Education Minister Al-Helali el-Sherbini, the students, accompan
Hundreds march in Egypt over cancelled high school exams
Salon.com / Posted 27 days ago
resignation of Education Minister Al-Helali el-Sherbini, the students, accompanied by some parents, later marched toward Tahrir Square, the epicenter of Egypt’s 2011 uprising against longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak. “This is unfair,” said... Read more
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27d
ABC News
Hundreds March in Egypt Over Cancelled High School Examsresignation of Education Minister Al-Helali el-Sherbini, the students, accompan
Hundreds March in Egypt Over Cancelled High School Exams
ABC News / Posted 27 days ago
resignation of Education Minister Al-Helali el-Sherbini, the students, accompanied by some parents, later marched toward Tahrir Square, the epicenter of Egypt's 2011 uprising against longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak. "This is unfair," said... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A theatrical case historyin 2001, in which Basiouny took an active part. Like many of Cairo’s independe
A theatrical case history
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
in 2001, in which Basiouny took an active part. Like many of Cairo’s independent theatre artists, Basiouny was in Tahrir Square from Day 1, fighting alongside the revolutionaries, collecting stories and documenting that historical event in... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Egypt in revolutioneconomic policies came together with demands for political reform before coales
Egypt in revolution
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
economic policies came together with demands for political reform before coalescing in the crowds that filled Cairo’s Tahrir Square and other public spaces across the country to demand revolutionary change. “In the final decade of Mubarak’s... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Sarcophagi lids returnedwere completed, the lids arrived safely back in Egypt and are now on display in
Sarcophagi lids returned
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
were completed, the lids arrived safely back in Egypt and are now on display in the foyer of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square for restoration and permanent display. The lids, which date back to the ancient Egyptian era, are made of... Read more
30d
Aljazeera
The power of Egyptian cinema - onlinegoing to write the Egyptian story of tomorrow," Ali said. "Maybe we're just hel
The power of Egyptian cinema - online
Aljazeera / Posted 30 days ago
going to write the Egyptian story of tomorrow," Ali said. "Maybe we're just helping them tell it." Even before protests in Tahrir Square ousted former President Hosni Mubarak in 2011, successive governments have been accused of limiting freedom of... Read more
30d
Fortune
Love Them or Hate Them, Twitter and Facebook Have Democratized Mediathan a bunch of congressmen and women sitting on the floor of the House orderin
Love Them or Hate Them, Twitter and Facebook Have Democratized Media
Fortune / Posted 30 days ago
than a bunch of congressmen and women sitting on the floor of the House ordering pizza. Live video and updates from Egypt’s Tahrir Square or demonstrations in Turkey definitely qualify. There are some fairly obvious downsides to this phenomenon as... Read more

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