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Sports - Omni sports
2/1/2024 7:00:36 PM
US long jumper Bob Beamon parted with the Olympic gold medal he won at the 1968 Mexico City summer games leaping 29 feet -- the standing Olympic record -- for $441,000 on Thursday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
1/9/2024 8:16:35 PM
Opera has been an integral part of Egypt’s cultural and artistic scene since the late 19th century, writes Sally Abed

Books - Reviews
12/31/2023 9:23:44 PM
The memoirs of a former mental hospital director and a famous purse-snatcher throw light on the lives of marginalized Egyptians during the first half of the 20th century.

Arts & Culture - Screens
12/29/2023 5:18:34 PM
Almost a century after his big-screen debut, Mickey Mouse enters the public domain Monday, opening the floodgates to potential remakes, spin-offs, adaptations... and legal battles with Disney.

Sports - Omni sports
12/21/2023 9:25:40 AM
Joel Embiid scored a season-high 51 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Wednesday to accomplish feats unseen for more than a half-century as the Philadelphia 76ers beat NBA-best Minnesota 127-113.

World - International
12/9/2023 10:06:57 AM
A century-old territorial dispute deepened by the discovery of oil is boiling over between neighbors Guyana and Venezuela. Steeped in patriotism, the Venezuelan government is seizing on the fight to boost support ahead of a presidential election among a population fed up with a decade-long crisis that has pushed many into poverty.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
11/8/2023 9:06:00 PM
An alliance of 13 major aid groups urged world leaders to push for a ceasefire in Gaza, after one month of the Israeli war on the strip that has killed and injured more than 35,000 Palestinians and triggered one of the worst human catastrophes in the 21st century.

Arts & Culture - Music
10/26/2023 7:34:11 PM
A quarter of a century in the making, Greece's capital Athens on Thursday opens a museum honouring legendary soprano Maria Callas, billed as the first of its kind in the world.

Antiquities - Museums
10/26/2023 5:10:10 PM
After two years of closure, the restoration work of the Rosetta National Museum (previously Arab Killy House) began early this week to regain the 18th-century mansion of the Ottoman governor of Rosetta Arab Killy, its lure and allure.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Limelight
10/17/2023 5:46:33 PM

Sports - World
10/13/2023 10:02:55 AM
Julian Nagelsmann, the youngest Germany coach for almost a century, has turned to veterans as he hopes to rebuild the fallen giants nine months out from hosting Euro 2024.

World - Region
9/21/2023 8:10:26 PM
Israeli tanks struck two structures on Thursday inside what the army said was a demilitarized zone in Syria, claiming the buildings violated a half-century-old cease-fire agreement between the two countries, the Israeli occupation army said.

World - International
9/16/2023 11:42:54 AM
The apples were almost ripe for harvesting when the worst storms in more than a century struck Greece's breadbasket in Thessaly.

Business - Tech
9/12/2023 7:04:06 PM
Google has exploited its dominance of the internet search market to lock out competitors and smother innovation, the Department of Justice charged Tuesday at the opening of the biggest U.S. antitrust trial in a quarter century.

Business - Tech
9/12/2023 5:31:06 PM
Google has exploited its dominance of the internet search market to lock out competitors and smother innovation, the Department of Justice charged Tuesday at the opening of the biggest US antitrust trial in a quarter century.

World - Region
9/10/2023 5:33:48 PM
An aftershock rattled Moroccans on Sunday as they prayed for victims of the nation’s strongest earthquake in more than a century and toiled to rescue survivors while soldiers and workers brought water and supplies to desperate mountain villages in ruins.

World - Region
9/10/2023 12:59:01 PM
Morocco worked Sunday to rescue survivors and prayed for victims of the country’s strongest earthquake in more than a century, while soldiers and aid workers brought water and supplies to mountain villages in ruins. More than 2,000 people are dead — a number that is expected to rise.

World - International
9/1/2023 3:20:32 PM
India has reported its hottest and driest August since national records began more than a century ago, the latest in a string of records broken worldwide as climate change intensifies.

Life & Style - Health
8/24/2023 9:43:35 PM
By the end of century, more than one billion cows worldwide could suffer from heat stress if global warming continues unabated, threatening their fertility, milk production and lives, according to research published on Thursday.

Books - Reviews
8/20/2023 2:29:53 PM
Writings from and about Copts and other Christians in Egypt have come a long way over the past century, according to Nevine Mossad.

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