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" Khedive"

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Heritage - Heritage special
4/14/2021 3:22:00 PM
In her book, Riham Arram publishes rare documents that tell what life was like during the khedival period

Antiquities -
12/10/2020 1:13:30 PM
In 2008, authorities foiled an attempt to smuggle the chariot out of the country through Safaga Port

Antiquities - Museums
7/5/2020 5:13:30 PM
Restoration and development work at the museum is in full swing and will be completed soon, with a reopening slated within the upcoming 60 days

Antiquities - Museums
8/29/2019 1:27:09 PM
The museum, established during the reign of Khedive Ismail, will exhibit a number of carriages, chariots and assorted accessories from before the 1952 revolution

Opinion -
3/13/2019 6:24:41 PM
The 1919 Revolution had extraordinary impacts on both national and democratic life in Egypt, setting the stage for the decades to come, writes Walid Abdelnasser

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/8/2019 1:57:58 PM

Books -
9/20/2018 4:43:08 PM
Nubar Pacha's memoirs take the reader into the mind of a master statesman and his reflections on Mohamed Ali's grand vision to bring Egypt into the modern era.

Heritage - Walks
8/21/2018 4:27:52 PM
Dina Ezzat and photographer Sherif Sonbol explore 1,000 years of Al-Qahira's Islamic history

Travel - News
7/14/2018 12:01:05 PM
Dina Ezzat walks through Alexandria in the company of novelist Alaa Khaled, finding a city of many layers not confined to its reputation for cosmopolitanism

Opinion -
3/22/2018 3:18:05 PM
We need a better understanding of the ideological underpinnings of the Western media in order to understand its failure to report correctly on the region

Opinion -
3/15/2018 9:21:08 AM
How can newspapers today solve their chronic funding problems

Antiquities - Islamic
3/4/2018 2:09:07 PM
Tarek Atia, publisher of Mantiqti magazine, provides a tour of Cairo's Downtown area, revealing the ongoing efforts at renovation and the architectural gems behind the grime

Travel - News
3/3/2018 4:18:32 PM
Gihan Shahine delves into a tangle of socio-economic and cultural issues while investigating the regeneration of the 19th-century architectural treasures of Downtown Cairo

Multimedia -
10/19/2016 9:06:32 PM
The Egyptian parliament building in downtown Cairo was commissioned by Khedive Ismail in 1878. The country's legislative experience started in 1866 - a century and a half ago

Antiquities - Islamic
4/12/2016 6:53:13 PM
Local residents had suspected the structure was once a residence of Tawfiq Pasha, former khedive of Egypt

Egypt - Politics
8/6/2015 1:13:00 AM
The presidential yacht was the first ship to cross the Suez Canal in 1869, and will be the first vessel to pass through the new extension on Thurdsay

Multimedia -
5/22/2015 4:19:16 PM
The palace was built by Prince Mohamed Ali son of Khedive Mohamed Tawfiq to revive Islamic arts and honour them; the construction of the residence palace began in 1901 AD

Heritage - Islamic
6/18/2012 12:37:15 PM
The 19th-century pieces of embroidered Al-Kaaba Kiswa, exhibited at Qubbat Afandina, are to given to the Ministry of State for Antiquities

Folk - Street Smart
4/18/2011 4:01:31 PM
The downtown we often long for, the one enshrined in the black-and-white films of the 1940s and 1950s, is not what Khedive Ismail would have had in mind when he began his grandiose urban renewal scheme in the mid 1860s