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Lithuanian referee Gediminas Mazeika will be in charge of Monday's Cairo derby between Ahly and ...
Female genital mutilation has been criminalised in Egypt since 2008. A 2016 amendment mandates sentences of between five and seven years in prison for those convicted
A viral outbreak that began in China has infected nearly 78,000 people globally. The World Health ...
Palestinian-Israeli economic conflict is growing following the controversial peace plan tabled by the Trump administration
One of the amendments bans conditional release for prisoners convicted of organising illegal gatherings, drug trafficking and money laundering
The first Red Sea Film Festival will take place between 12 and 21 March
South Sudan opened a new chapter in its fragile emergence from civil war Saturday as rival leaders ...
Egypt's former minister of social solidarity Ghada Waliwas sworn in in New York as the executive ...
Emirates Airline has pledged its support to help build the Magdi Yacoub Heart Centre in Cairo, to ...
The Cairo Criminal Court acquitted Alaa and Gamal Mubarak, the sons of ousted president Mohamed Hosni ...
China reported a sharp decrease in the number of new deaths and new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, ...
Candidates affiliated with Iran's Revolutionary Guards looked on course to win a parliamentary ...
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The legacy of Egyptian singer Um Kolthoum, the Nightingale of the Nile, lives on in the hearts of young people
Experts at a recent seminar in Cairo offered their advice on how students can be better prepared for the job market
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Egyptian Minister of International Cooperation Rania El-Mashat is visiting Kuwait, discussing the Egyptian-Kuwaiti cooperation strategy through 2022
Finance ministers can do more to address longterm challenges, such as climate change and protectionism, states IMF managing director
Washington wants its allies to ban Huawei, the world's largest producer of telecoms equipment, arguing the use of its kit creates the potential for espionage by China - a claim denied by Huawei and Beijing
Remittances from Egyptian expats went up by 12.1 percent during first five months of FY2019/2020, ...
Maait said the Egyptian economy’s growth rate reached 5.6 percent in FY2018/2019, making it one of the top growth performers in the region
The increase in revenues translated to a 13.8 percent year-on-year increase in gross profits
The exhibition 'When Fellini Dreamt of Picasso' will be launched during the festival in March and remain on display in Jeddah for five weeks
The perennial favourite is back, bringing Indian dance, music, food and yoga practices to a number of cities in Egypt
The festival's first edition will take place in June 2020
The festival's 70th edition opened on 20 February and continues until 1 March
Lotfy will be on a jury panel deciding on the Best First Feature Film at the upcoming Berlinale
Directed by Hady Mahmoud, the 2019 film focuses on the daily struggles Cairo microbus drivers
It has been said that the best way to predict the future is to invent it –– something which is now being done in Egypt
The Arabs need an effective media strategy, one that promotes intellectual and cultural interactions between peoples, and fosters mutual sympathy and understanding
The Arab Spring took a dark turn in Libya, and nine years later not much has changed
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Traders legally selling donkey, dog, deer, crocodile and other meat plan to get back to business as soon as the markets reopen
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The obelisk is around 19m tall and weighs 90 tones. It is one of several obelisks in San Al-Hagar site destroyed during a strong earthquake in ancient times
The palace will re-open this month and will feature an exhibition on the history of Heliopolis
The communal tombs were dedicated to high priests of the god Djehuty and senior officials in the fifteenth nome of Upper Egypt and its capital, Ashmunin
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The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is also moving towards digitalisation to allow for the online reservation of tickets for museums and archaeological sites
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