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Gaber Asfour
Al-Masry Al-Youm 27 Mar 2015
Former Minister of Culture Gaber Asfour said that the Egyptian identity, like any other identity in the world, consists...
Amany Aly Shawky 08 Jan 2012
The role of religion in defining the relationship between citizens and the state has for some time been mainly limited...
Egypt Independent 01 Jan 2012
The Alexandria Administrative Court on Sunday over-ruled the former information minister’s decision to ban a TV...
Mounir Adib
Hamdi Dabash
Ghada Mohamed Al-Sherif
13 Oct 2011
Salafi leader Mahmoud Amer has said there should be conditions on women running in the upcoming parliamentary elections...
AP 11 Apr 2011
Paris -- France's new ban on Islamic face veils was met with a burst of defiance Monday, as several women appeared...
Amany Aly Shawky 10 Mar 2011
For many, the veil, or hijab, is obligatory attire. For others, it represents faith and obedience to God. The act of...
Amany Aly Shawky 26 May 2010
As the hijab, or veil, becomes increasingly popular among Egyptian Muslim women, it is only logical that the trend...
Ashraf Khalil 04 Dec 2009
Pundits and scholars don't seem to grow tired of discussing the increase in religiosity in Egypt over the past couple...