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Rising Egyptian actor Amir El-Masry is the 'The Arabian Warrior'

Egyptians hold fellow Egyptian Hollywood actors on a high pedestal. From Omar Sherif to Ramy Malek, a few Egyptian actors...

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Endowments Ministry defends Shereen Reda's likening of some prayer calls to 'animal sounds'

The Head of Religious Affairs in the Ministry of Endowments, Gaber Tayae, defended actress Shereen Reda’s criticism of some voices...

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Briton accused of drug smuggling sentenced to 3 years in prison

The Red Sea Criminal Court, headed by Councilor Mustafa Amin Gadallah, sentenced Briton Laura Plummer to three years in prison...

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Coptic Pope leads Greek Orthodox Christmas Mass, visits Catholic church

Pope Tawadros II, the head of the Coptic Orthodox Church, visited the St Nicolas Greek Orthodox Church on Monday to...

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Egypt to become third country to have space station

Parliament finalized on Monday the approval of a law to construct an Egyptian space station, reported Al-Masry Al- Youm, in...

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Cairo Opera show against sexual harassment makes debut Wednesday

The Cairo Opera is holding a musical concert on Wednesday named “Musical pictures” in an attempt to fight sexual harassment...

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Ramadan Sobhi becomes the youngest Stoke City Premier League goalscorer

Bet365 Stadium stood still as it witnessed one of the most important moments in Egyptian winger Ramadan Sobhi’s career. The...

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Azhar Sheikh criticizes Shereen Reda's description of some calls to prayer as 'animal sounds'

Hathifa Al-Mosyar, professor of belief and philosophy at Azhar University, criticized actress Shereen Reda’s attack on the voices of some...

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Princess Khadiga palace in Helwan to be transformed into a cultural center

Cairo Governor Atef Abd El Hamid will sign Sunday a cooperation deal between Cairo and Bibliotheca Alexandria to transform The...

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Egypt experiences Christmas tourism revival for the first time in years

  Christmas is coming in early as Egypt gears up for a tourist-compact season. Jingle bells jingled all the way...

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CAF opens public voting for 'Best African Player' for first time, Salah shortlisted

  For the first time, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has opened voting for the public to decide who...

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Parliament approves draft law to release prisoners after serving half their sentence: Drastic change or mere propaganda?

Parliament approved a bill on Wednesday to amend some of the articles in law 39 of 1956, to potentially make...

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Cairo Opera House to host festive Christmas concerts

Cairo Opera House to host Christmas concert With Christmas just around the corner, Cairo Opera House is accommodating its audiences’...

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Egypt national team 31st in FIFA world rankings, 3rd in Africa

The Federation International Football Association (FIFA) ranked Egypt’s national football team as 31st in the world in 2017, and third...

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