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Egyptian TV presenter under media investigations for criticizing Saudi official

  The Supreme Council for Media Regulation (SCMR) decided to refer TV presenter Ahmed Said to investigation at the Syndicate...

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Sexual harassment cases dropped this Eid: National Council for Women

  The National Council for Women (NCW) reported a noticeable decline in cases of sexual harassment during the three days...

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Egyptians drank more coffee in 2018, report says

  Egyptian consumption of coffee hiked in 2018, reaching numbers of 45,000 tons of coffee in the first half of...

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No intention to raise mobile recharge cards now, NTRA says

  A reliable source in the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA) said that there is no plan to raise the...

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Man drowns in North Coast resort after being sucked into uncovered pipe

  Ahmed Wasfy, 28, has drowned while swimming at the North Coast’s resort after being sucked into an uncovered circulation...

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Italian tourists to follow steps of the holy family journey in Egypt

  The Catholic Church announced that an Italian delegation of 50 tourists will visit Egypt on 17 June to follow...

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President Sisi calls on Egyptians to endure tough subsidy cuts

  President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi urged Egyptians to bear the new challenges of the recent subsidy cuts from the government in...

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Productivity of Arab employees to fall during FIFA World Cup matches, survey says

  With the FIFA World Cup 2018 just around the corner, featuring the participation of four Arab countries including Egypt,...

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Egypt inflation rate in May increased by 0.3 %

  The inflation rate in May increased by 0.3% compared to the previous month, reaching 274.7 points from 273.9, according...

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NY Times Square displays Mohamed Salah's huge mural

  Egypt and Liverpool’s football superstar Mohamed Salah has received a warm tribute from New York City in the form...

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Current regime improved Coptic Christians situation in Egypt: OFID

  President of the Egyptian-French Organization for Human Rights (OFID) John Maher stated that the current Egyptian regime showed progress in...

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New draft law criminalizes child marriage, takes children away from offending parents

  A new draft law criminalizing child marriage has been proposed by the Egyptian government, bringing with it a penalty...

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Female genital mutilation is forbidden in Islam: Dar Al-Ifta

Highly-ranking Egyptian Muslim institution Dar Al-Ifta Al-Misriyyah recently confirmed in a press statement that female genital mutilation (FGM) is religiously forbidden...

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Government raises fees of drinking water by 50 %

Prime Minister Sherif Ismail signed a new decree raising the fees of drinking water and sanitation services by 46.5 percent  ,...

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