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Ruins of the pillared hall of Rameses II at Memphis
A Russian archaeological mission working in Mit Rahina discovered part of the white wall of Memphis city, the first capital of ancient Egypt, in addition to a number of ovens for manufacturing pottery and bronze tools....
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A snapshot from a video released on Twitter by Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis on 28 August 2014.
Egypt's Criminal Court designated the Sinai-based Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis militant group as a "terrorist body", placing its founder on a "terror list", alongside 207 other group members, the...
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Younes Makhioun the new head of Al-Nour Party Salafi during the second general assembly of the party Azhar Hall in Nasr City, Cairo, 9 January 2013. Nour Party declared the winner Younes Makhyoun, by acclamation, at his election, which took place on Wednesday, succeeding Dr. Emad Abdul Ghafoor, President of the Republic, which adviser broke away from the party with a number of leaders and members of the founding of the nation Salafi party. 
Egypt’s Supreme Administrative Court referred on Saturday a lawsuit filed to dissolve the Salafist al-Nour Party back to the administrative court, reported the state agency MENA. The supreme court said it cannot...
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© AFP/File | A California man who posted thousands of sexually explicit photos of men and women on a "revenge porn" website was jailed for 18 years in what was described as the first case of its kind in US criminal history
 
 
 
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Hackers have managed to penetrate computer networks associated with the Israeli military in an espionage campaign that skillfully packages existing attack software with trick emails, according to private security...
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The goddess Isis
 
'Isis' has been removed from the official list of names of future hurricanes as it was now deemed inappropriate because of the eponymous militant group, the U.N.'s World Meteorological Organization (WMO)...

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On 6 April, security forces clashed with hundreds of protesters, most of them from the April 6...

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Seventeen newly-appointed governors took oath at the presidential palace on Saturday, shortly before meeting with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.



 


 
Several political parties have laid the responsibility of approving amendments...
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Teen smoking hit a new low last year while the popularity of electronic...
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