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Wife of Syrian dissident kidnapped in Cairo, says family

The family of Egyptian citizen Mona Abdel Wahab has said that she was kidnapped on Friday from Cairo’s Mohandiseen neighborhood...

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Tantawi speech ruffles Tahrir

Less than two hours after the speech by Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, clashes have erupted again on Mohamed Mahmoud...

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Amnesty: Military junta crushed hopes of the revolution

Egypt's military junta is applying the same hated tactics of severe repression used by the former regime of President Hosni...

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Wasat Party: Constitution already secures state's religious identity

The moderate Islamist Wasat Party announced on Tuesday the final wording of its parliamentary electoral platform, saying there will be...

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Damietta protesters show determination as controversial factory keeps working

DAMIETTA — Hundreds of protesters demonstrating against expansions to a factory in this Mediterranean port city are maintaining their sit-in for...

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Politics and culture in the life of Anis Mansour

Over the past half century, prolific writer Anis Mansour established his name among those of the nation’s key cultural figures....

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Revolution inspires Egyptian digital professionals

“It’s the revolution,” answers Heba Honsi, a young activist who has been working for ten years in charity, when asked...

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Journalists finally cast their votes in syndicate elections

Egypt’s journalists began voting today to elect a new chairperson and board of directors for their syndicate. From early morning,...

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Wednesday's papers: Tunisian and Egyptian Islamists are not the same

Following the death of Libyan leader Muammar Qadhafi, Egyptian commentators have alleged that Egypt’s media as a whole failed to...

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Journalists vote to reclaim their syndicate

Journalist and activist Radwan Adam looks proudly at the steps of the Journalists Syndicate as his fellow journalists prepare to...

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Doctor confirms presence of Maikel Nabil in mental hospital

A doctor at Egypt’s General Secretariat of Mental Health (GSMH) has confirmed that activist and blogger Maikel Nabil was referred...

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Libyans in Egypt celebrate Qadhafi's death

Scores of Libyans gathered across Cairo Thursday to celebrate the death of Colonel Muammar Qadhafi, Libya’s former dictator who ruled...

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Amnesty International report reveals Egypt police own sniper rifles

The international human rights watchdog Amnesty International has revealed that in 2010 Egypt’s Ministry of Interior received two sniper rifles...

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Monday's papers: Editorial pages shift Maspero blame

A week after a Maspero protest turned deadly when the army crushed a Coptic demonstration, local papers are taking a...

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