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Member of Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR), George Ishāq, condemned the human rights violations in Egypt, saying that they 'have gone too far'. He said that he will release a public statement in this regard.
Egyptian journalists organized a protest on Thursday in front of their syndicate. Gathered under the slogan "freedom is a genuine right", the journalists demand the release of all journalists detained on the ground of peaceful demonstration and freedom of expression in defense of public liberties....
Official spokesperson of Egypt's police media denied the news published on Friday evening in the Veto newspaper reporting that some elements of the banned terrorist Muslim Brotherhood Organization had fired detonators and thrown fireworks on security forces tasked with securing the churches of Anba...
Beside resorting to all four schools of Islamic law, the Civil Code of Egypt allows recourse to mainly the Hanafi doctrine,. Legislation in Northern Egypt for example mainly allow recourse to the doctrine carrying the name of its founder Abu Hanīfa, whereas legislation in the South, and most of the...
During a call-in show broadcast on Sunday on the Egyptian TV Channel TEN, George 'Ishāq of Egypt's National Council For Human Rights (NCHR) said that the delegation of the US State Department on Human Rights Practices visiting Egypt is not 'investigating' the NCHR. “The delegation,” 'Ishāq added, “...
A number of MPs confirmed that technical and vocational education in Egypt needs a revolution in order to improve it, stressing the need to reconsider the education system in general, and technical schools in particular. The deputies further noted that vocational education is among their priorities...
The Democracy Index Organization released a report on Wednesday reporting that Egypt had witnessed in the year 2015 more than 2533 cases of violence and political terror making an average of 211 cases per month, and 7 per day.
The wave of the Arab Spring came to revive the hopes of the Arab people to rise from the rubble of local despotism and foreign colonialism. This upraise came spontaneous in the full sense of the term, I mean, at its inception, when Muhammad Būazīzi set himself on fire in response to the injustice...
In the last five years and with the start of the month of January, the voices of those who became addicted to chaos are raised, allegedly claiming that THEIR revolution of January 25 has been hijacked. January of each year became a meeting point for dispute and noise, which are all these voices...
'Minorities' is a term referring to categories of people differentiated from the social majority. Members of minority groups are prone to different treatment in the countries and societies in which they live; they feel oppressed by those who hold the majority of positions of social power within...
A number of participants of the 'Making Of Extremism Conference' organized by Bibliotheca Alexandria strongly denounced the prevention of the Tunisian writer Amāl Qurāmi from entering Egypt without obvious reasons to attend the conference, and criticized the attitude of the Egyptian state towards...
Amid a state of deterioration, disintegration and weakness that the Muslim Brotherhood Organization (MB) in Egypt is enduring, and after facing successive blows, increasing talk about the emergence of other powers, belonging to the stream of political Islam, emerged on the scene, aspiring to become...
From Queen Nefertari to the activist Shaimā' al-Ghattās, Egypt's plastic artist Inās al-Hendi, through her art exhibition entitled “Women From Egypt”, portrays female personalities from different fields.
During a phone interview on the Egyptian Al-Ghad TV channel, the expert of Islamic groups, Sāmeh `Īd, said, that the Muslim Brotherhood is not involved in the attempted assassination of the Assistant General Prosecutor, Zakaryia `Abd al-`Azīz, last Thursday. The expert believes that the operation...
The Arab region is witnessing religious unrests caused by Islamized groups and jihadistswho launch wars in the name of religion, wars that mutilates the faith of Islam, creating and spreading Islamophobia [fear from Islam] in the West.
Amid a heavy presence of prominent public figures, Eng. Fādi Sa`dallah and Dr. Amīr `Abdallah inaugurated the contemporary Coptic art exhibition entitled 'Praise To God In The Highest', on Thursday evening. The exhibition will be displayed from September 22 to 28, 2016 in the Ziād Bakīr Hall, Opera...
Dr. Lo'ay Mahmūd, director of the Bibliotheca Alexandria (BA,) Center for Coptic Studies announced that Dr. Tareq Mansūr, professor of history and civilization and dean of the Faculty of Arts at the `Ain-Shams University, Cairo, will deliver on September 25, 2016 a lecture entitled “The Merits Of...
In an interview given to Misr Al-`Arabyyia, professor of sociology and founder of the Ibn-Khaldūn Center For Development Studies, Dr. Sa'd Al-Dīn Ibrāhīm said that he welcomes all initiatives put forward on the Egyptian political arena in order to get the country out of its current crisis.
On Saturday, during a telephone interview for the TV program “Sā'a Min Misr” (One-Hour-News On Egypt), the head of The Egyptian Organization For Human Rights (EOHR), Mahmūd Badawi, critized a recently court ruling that gave non-governmental organizations the right to receive foreign funding,...
In a press statement delivered yesterday, the minister of religious affairs, Dr. Muhammad Mūkhtār Jum`a, said that in the light of following the example of Prophet Muhammad, the ministry strives to revive the role of the early congregational mosque, since it was the first structure built by the...
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