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El-Sisi said that 'Egypt, which recongises the developmental rights of its [African] brothers, is considered one of the most water-deficient countries and its people remains under the water poverty line'
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, and attempts to resuscitate Palestinian-Israeli peace talks, top Egypt’s agenda at the UN General Assembly
Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawi (1935-2021)
"We should foster new growth drivers in the post-Covid era and jointly achieve leapfrog development, staying committed to harmony between man and nature," Xi said
Talae El-Geish win their first ever title after overcoming illustrious Cairo club Ahly in an exciting shootout following a 0-0 draw on Tuesday
'We're a long way from that goal at this moment but we should never allow ourselves to give up on the possibility of progress.'
Stoltenberg said he was confident that France, the UK and the US "will find a way forward and to not make this disagreement create lasting problems for the alliance"
"We are on the edge of an abyss, and moving in the wrong direction," Guterres said. "I'm here to sound the alarm. The world must wake up.'', UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said.
Speaking from the podium of the UN General Assembly, Sheikh Tamim stressed "the necessity of continuing dialogue with Taliban because boycott only leads to polarization and reactions."
Trudeau mingled with his constituents in a subway corridor between two escalators, slipping a few words in French to some and in English to others
On the fringe of his participation in the UNGA, Shoukry held separate meetings on Tuesday with his counterparts, including those of Estonia, Tunisia, Rwanda and India
The minister said that Egypt has consistently shown throughout those years a strong political will and good faith to reach a legally binding agreement on the rules for filling and operating its hydropower projects
Biden declared himself to be the first US president in 20 years not to be running a war after his controversial pullout of troops from Afghanistan, where the Taliban swiftly took over
The Lebanese pound has lost almost 90 percent of its value against the dollar on the black market, inflation has soared and people's savings are trapped in banks
Egypt lost Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawy, who was one of its most loyal sons and a military symbol who had served his country for more than 50 years, the presidency said
The president announced during his speech that Egypt has declared a state of official mourning for the death of Tantawy
The vaccine made by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech already is available for anyone 12 and older
'It is Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawy who confronted the most serious difficulties that Egypt faced in its contemporary history,' the president wrote on Twitter
German Europe Minister Michael Roth said France's diplomatic crisis with the US was a 'wake-up call for all of us' on the importance of uniting an often divided EU on foreign and security policy
During the event, El-Sisi paid tribute to the former defence minister Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawy — who passed away earlier today at the age of 85
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El-Sisi said that 'Egypt, which recongises the developmental rights of its [African] brothers, is considered one of the most water-deficient countries and its people remains under the water poverty line'
'The African continent has become the most affected by the coronavirus at a time when its peoples are facing other challenges,' President El-Sisi told the 76th session of the UNGA
The New Cairo misdemeanor court sentenced five of the defendants to one year in prison, while the remaining four were sentenced to three years
The minister said that Egypt has consistently shown throughout those years a strong political will and good faith to reach a legally binding agreement on the rules for filling and operating its hydropower projects
Ahram Online compiles a list of the main milestones in Tantawy's life as the country bids farewell to him
Egypt lost Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawy, who was one of its most loyal sons and a military symbol who had served his country for more than 50 years, the presidency said
The western concept of human rights might be different, especially in its focus on political rights, given that they have made greater strides in economic development and achieved an advanced level in several social aspects
'We must stress, here, that the Muslim Brotherhood's political debacles all reflect the will of the people'
Governments rise and fall every day and have done so for centuries.
Twenty years after the 11 September attacks, the fault lines that predated them are still with us
The launch of the first, homegrown National Strategy for Human Rights earlier this week marks a milestone ...
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Erdogan told the UN General Assembly that Turkey intends to complete the ratification process in time for the November UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow.
Stoltenberg said he was confident that France, the UK and the US "will find a way forward and to not make this disagreement create lasting problems for the alliance"
Speaking from the podium of the UN General Assembly, Sheikh Tamim stressed "the necessity of continuing dialogue with Taliban because boycott only leads to polarization and reactions."
Trudeau mingled with his constituents in a subway corridor between two escalators, slipping a few words in French to some and in English to others
There were no plans for a multilateral meeting between Iran and world powers on the sidelines of the General Assembly, foreign ministry spokesman said
The Lebanese pound has lost almost 90 percent of its value against the dollar on the black market, inflation has soared and people's savings are trapped in banks
The conference discussed several topics including the coverage of science in times of crisis, and how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the press and media with regard to fake news and news verification
Dozens of renowned international performers, activists, world leaders, and philanthropists will be taking part in a 24-hour global event that begins on 25 September
This year, the festival will include over 130 performances staged across various historic locations in Jerash
Mexico's Ambassador to Egypt Jose Octavio Tripp extolled both Mexico and Egypt for their shared histories of inclusiveness and cosmopolitism
The three-day festival featured women talents between 9 and 11 September
"Happening" (L'événement), a hard-hitting French drama about illegal abortion ...
Egypt's treasury shouldered EGP 39.3 million in FY 2020/21 in the form of subscription fees for the people who were unable to afford them, Maait said
The offering is anticipated to include a primary issue and sale of up to 177 million ordinary shares on the EGX and a secondary sale by existing shareholders of up to 80 million existing ordinary shares
WBG said that the decision comes as data irregularities on the report’s 2018 and 2020 editions were reported internally in June 2020
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has maintained the overnight ...
The strategic plan will focus on gender equality, building resilient communities, governance, energy, environment, and climate change
Moreover, expats remittances rose by an annual rate of 15.5 percent in June to reach $2.9 billion, up from $2.6 billion posted in June 2020, according to the central bank
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Talae El-Geish win their first ever title after overcoming illustrious Cairo club Ahly in an exciting shootout following a 0-0 draw on Tuesday
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England's preparations for Euro 2020 were affected by some of their own supporters booing the act in pre-tournament friendlies against Romania and Austria
Ahly have a chance to make some amends after losing the Egyptian Premier League title last season as they meet Talae El-Geish in the Super Cup on Tuesday
The vaccine made by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech already is available for anyone 12 and older
There were looks of soft pink and yellow, statement minis in bright sequins — and Nicole Byer in a stunning off-shoulder orchid purple tulle gown that was sure to land her a best-dressed spot
Among the unfounded arguments: Masks can foster germs if they become moist or cause unhealthy levels of carbon dioxide
Head of the WHO Europe was pessimistic about vaccines' ability to put an end to the Covid pandemic, as new variants dash hopes of reaching herd immunity
Booster shots to extend the protection of COVID-19 vaccines may be unnecessary for many people, a leading scientist behind the AstraZeneca vaccine said
Marking the occasion, Ahram Online probes into suicide and mental health in Egypt
The discovery is important because it includes the tools that were actually used in performing the daily religious rituals for goddess Hathor
This area was used as a transit area for travellers, visitors and trade merchants
During his tour, the minister met with the area's inhabitants and shop owners and talked about the government’s new development project to preserve and revive historic Cairo to its original glory
60 percent of the restoration work of the first column has been completed and all its original engravings and colours have appeared
The statue has arrived safely to Egypt and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has handed it over to the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities
Cooperation between Egyptians and the Japanese in the Grand Egyptian Museum project started in 2006, when the JICA provided financial support for the construction of the Grand Egyptian Museum

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