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Hassan had been an MP, a Shura Council member, and the head of the National Council for Women
The final, which features Cairo giants Ahly, will now take place on 27 November at Alexandria's Borg El-Arab Stadium
The US decision to allow the labelling of Jerusalem as part of Israel in official US documents is a falsification of the city's history and identity, Hanan Ashrawi said, slamming the move as an ‘attempt to erase Palestinians’
Fayez al-Sarraj, who heads the Tripoli-based (GNA), plans to step down on October 31 as part of the landmark deal to end years of conflict with a rival administration dominated by (LNA) commander Khalifa Haftar
Next year’s vote will be a litmus test for Abiy who after decades of repression introduced sweeping economic and political reforms
Six buildings had collapsed in the Turkish coastal city of Izmir
CineGouna SpringBoard is part of El Gouna Film Festival, which is being held this week
In a report published Friday, the International Crisis Group warned the standoff between Addis Ababa and Tigray "could trigger a damaging conflict that may even rip the Ethiopian state asunder"
The CAF called all those who have come into contact with Ahmad over the past seven days, especially during his trip to Morocco for the Confederation Cup, to take the necessary measures
Geopolitical tensions in the Caucasus & the eastern Mediterranean exacerbated the lira's decline, putting it on course to lose 7.9% to the dollar in October, its worst monthly decline since the height of the 2018 economic crisis
Trump's actions may be undone in many areas over time, but win or lose, his legacy will endure in the federal courts where his conservative lifetime appointees will influence every aspect of American life for decades
"The best thing for us (the military), would be a landslide one way or another," said a US defense official
The Nice attack suspect is a Tunisian born in 1999 who arrived in Europe on Sept. 20 in Lampedusa, the Italian island off Tunisia that is the landing point for Africa migrant, anti-terrorism prosecutor said
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A government initiative to pay export-subsidy arrears will help Egypt’s exporters to expand their investments and increase production
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'There are 19 cases in Cairo governorate, one case in six governorates, two or three cases in other governorates, and no cases in 14'
'The inflammatory caricatures have also provoked acts of violence against innocent civilians who were attacked for their sheer religion, belief or ethnicity'
El-Tayyeb said cartoons insulting to the prophet 'are an explicit act of hostility' against Islam and its prophet
El-Sisi also condemned the actions by what he described as a minority of Muslims who use Islam to justify extremism; his comments came during the celebration of the birth of the Prophet Muhammad
According to the irrigation ministry, the purpose of the meeting was to discuss how to relaunch the GERD talks
Police said 12,000 people took part in the Dhaka rally, though independent observers and organisers claimed more than 40,000 marched in the city
Trump is scheduled to campaign on Friday in Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota, while Biden has planned stops in Wisconsin and Minnesota as well as Iowa
The bounce is not nearly strong enough to repair the damage and get the world's largest economy back to where it was pre-pandemic, or where it would have been if the expansion had continued at the same pace
A U.N.-facilitated political process has been stuck for months and many Western countries blame the Assad government for blocking progress
The proposed reforms amount to the umpteenth revisions of a constitution that came into being in 1996
A list of terrorist attacks orchestrated in France from 2015 till now
A ministerial report clarified that the urban development sector’s share in Egypt’s gross domestic product (GDP) at constant prices is expected to reach about EGP 706 billion during FY2020/2021
Egyptian-Iraqi High-level Committee started meetings on Wednesday with 29 Egyptian ministries and agencies participating
Swiss Ambassador Garnier asserted his country's keenness to back Egypt's structural reforms and support its efforts in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic and its associated impacts
The projects aim at countering irregular immigration and improving the living standards of people in these governorates
Egypt’s NIRs started to bounce back by the end of June, to reach $38.2 billion, up from $36 billion in May
The meeting tackled preparations to hold the eighth session of the Egyptian-Ukrainian Joint Committee for Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation in Cairo
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Dozens of critics and filmmakers congratulated Alaa on his big victory
Comedian, prankster, comic book writer and television host, Ahmed Amin is a jack of all trades with obvious potential to join the long lineage of the most renowned Egyptian comedians
Part of the '16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence' campaign, the competition accepts entries from young artists until 27 November
The film portrays the battle of a Portuguese immigrant couple with three children living in London, struggling to keep a decent life and fighting strict laws
Directed by Khaled Galal, Cinema Masr is one of the most successful performances showcasing students of Artistic Creativity Center's 'Actors Studio'
Governments and organisations need to use the current moment to address the scourge of gender-based violence
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Ahly will be presented with the Egyptian Premier League trophy following their game against Talae El-Geish on Saturday
Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi was on Friday acquitted by a Swiss court of corruption ...
The final, which features Cairo giants Ahly, will now take place on 27 November at Alexandria's Borg El-Arab Stadium
The club did not say for how long the 29-year-old central defender would be out
The CAF called all those who have come into contact with Ahmad over the past seven days, especially during his trip to Morocco for the Confederation Cup, to take the necessary measures
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While celebrating the centenary of an exceptional rug-maker, Sweden marked the contribution of women in the making of the welfare state
Details of the finding are expected to be published shortly in a clinical journal, the FT said, without naming the publication
Researchers found that between March and September, increases in smoke particles, other wildfire pollutants and carbon monoxide levels corresponded to increases in daily COVID-19 diagnoses and total COVID-19 deaths
Doctors have learned more about ways to treat hospitalized patients, including those that may prevent the need for breathing machines
Hit by a plunge in turnover after foreign tourists vanished, Michelin-starred Hungarian restaurant Costes has staged a skyline dining event on the Budapest Eye ferris wheel to generate sales in a coronavirus-proof environment
'We basically achieved everything we set out to do,' the expedition's leader, Markus Rex, told The Associated Press by satellite phone as it left the polar circle last week
The antiquities minister and the renowned Egyptolgist were honoured for their efforts to boost Polish-Egyptian cooperation in archaeology and tourism
All the Egyptian pieces are from the collection of the museums and are not part of a temporary exhibition in Germany, as was rumoured
The head of the Central Administration for Archaeological Ports and Units said an archaeological committee examined the pieces and proved their authenticity
During the solar alignment, sun rays enter the temple’s sanctum to light three of four statues
From 20 to 26 October, Bagad de Lann-Bihoué, the French Navy Heritage Music Band, will stage musical performances at a number of Egyptian archaeological and tourist sites
The mission unearthed new burial shafts with colourful and intact coffins over 2,500 years old, and wooden coloured and gilded statuettes

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