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Abu Ismail's female supporters defend presence at sit-in

Female supporters of Salafi presidential hopeful Hazem Salah Abu Ismail have not abstained from sleeping inside tents erected in Cairo's...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 8 years ago

Official: LE8 bln wasted from bread subsidy every year

Eight billion Egyptian pounds out of LE20 billion in bread subsidies is wasted, said Anwar al-Naqib, advisor to the minister...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 8 years ago

Rights group blasts state TV for inciting violence

Official news outlets have incited violence and hatred, and have misled the public, the Association of Freedom of Thought and...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 9 years ago

Facebook campaign calls for presidential elections on 25 January

The 25 January Revolutionary Youth Coalition has launched a Facebook campaign demanding that presidential elections be held on 25 January,...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 9 years ago

US caves in to Egyptian govt demands over aid disbursement

Abdel Aziz Hegazi, president of the General Federation of NGOs, said on Monday that he reached an agreement with the...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 9 years ago

Group reveals dangerous insecticides held for 12 years at Suez port

For 12 years, Egyptian authorities have kept quiet about containers holding internationally banned pesticides that are being stored at Adabiya...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 9 years ago

Presidential candidate Bastawisy criticizes military council

Presidential candidate Hisham al-Bastawisy has blamed the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces for last Friday's demonstrations in Tahrir Square,...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 9 years ago

Saudi official: My country doesn't support Mubarak

Prince Talal bin Abdel Aziz al-Saud, head of the Arab Council for Childhood and Development, denied on Wednesday reports that...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 9 years ago

Iran: Egypt must be courageous to resume relations with Tehran

Iran called on Egyptian officials Saturday to muster courage necessary to establish full relations with Tehran and resist opposition by...

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Heavy rains expected to continue Monday

Heavy rains drenched Egypt on Sunday with thunderstorms hitting some areas in Sinai. Ali Qotb, the official spokesman for the...

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Copts welcome illegalization of religion-based parties

A new law which prohibits the establishment of parties based on religious or geographical grounds has caused conflicting reactions among...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 9 years ago

Experts: Al-Jazeera may revise Egypt coverage in light of improved Qatar ties

Media experts expect Qatar's Al-Jazeera television news channel to review its coverage of Egypt following President Hosni Mubarak’s visit to...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 10 years ago

Ancient Egyptian temple submerged in sewage

An ancient Egyptian temple to the god Ptah in the village of Meet Rahina near Memphis, just south of Cairo,...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 10 years ago

High global prices for precious metals stunt local demand

Domestic demand for gold and silver has continued to fall as a result of successive jumps in international precious metals...

Yasmine al-Qadi Yasmine al-Qadi 10 years ago