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In a solidarity movement with the United Nations' International Day For the Elimination Of Violence Against Women in particular in Egypt and the Middle East region, a group of 15 young women stood on the steps of Cairo's Journalists’ Syndicate on Tuesday night with black make-up around their eyes...
During an aired interview on Al-Hayāt Channel, Egyptian researcher on Islamic Studies, Ahmad `Abdo, fiercely attacked Imām Al-Bukhāri, the Persian Islamic Scholar of the 9th century accusing him of defaming Muslim women as deficient in intelligence and religion and describing them as forming the...
In an aired phone interview presented by Al-Mehwar TV-Channel, Egyptian painter Ahmad `Abla strongly criticized the minister of culture, `Abd al-Wāhed al-Nabawi, saying that the changes the minister wants to implement will kill the creative soul of Egyptian art, in particular on what concerns the...
Mahlab: Youth addiction problem: 250 million EGP to face it Prime Minister Ibrāhīm Mahlab said the percentage of drug-addicted people in Egypt reached 2.4% while the percentage of dealers reached 10%. He stressed that 250 millions of Egyptian Pounds were allocated to face this crisis that targets...
Innocence of Bāsim Mursī and of Abū Jabal of Zamālek Football Team Ismāʿīl Yūsif director of the Zamalek football team denied the sanctions on the team striker Bāsim Mursī and the team goalkeeper Abū Jabal. This is because the former was issued a warning in a meeting of the Arab League and the...
The Egyptian National Council for Human Rights condemns the forced migration of Christians in Banī al-Suwayf The Egyptian National Council for Human Rights expressed its extreme condemnation of the forced migration of around 19 Christians from the village of Darwīsh in the Banī Suwayf governorate...
National Women’s Council welcomes delegation of German aid representatives The National Women’s Council welcomed a delegation of German aid representatives so that they can become acquainted with the council’s work opposing violence against women. The visit also seeks to introduce German aid...
Kidnapping of 4 Copts from mountainous region in al-Minyā Province Sources reveal that masked assailants kidnapped 4 Copts when they were getting in a taxi in the mountainous region near the village of Dīr Jabal al-Tīr in the Samālūt area of northern al-Minyā. Security forces are reportedly...
Writer and director of the series, Albert Karam announced that he has finally completed drafting the screenplay after more than three years of historical research. He made a distinction between the new series from other works on Pope Shenūda III, saying that this series will cover the political...
Human Rights Organisation condemns incidents of terrorism  Egyptian Human Rights Organisation has condemned incidents of terrorism that have taken place in the governorates Kafr Al-Shaykh, North Sinai, Fayūm and Qaluybia. These events claimed several victims, including citizens and military...
The Office of Egyptian Culture in Montreal celebrates Arab women   The Office of Cultural Relations and Education in Montreal has organized a tribute for women with the title, “Egypt Celebrates Women…Distinction and Excellence of Arab Women in Canada.” The president of the organization, ‘Asām al-...
The Egyptian Commission for Human Rights Demands that the security apparatus protect Christians during Holy Week The Egyptian Commission for Human Rights has demanded that the Egyptian security apparatus protect the rights of Christians to participate in Holy Week.  A researcher at the Commission...
The Muslim Brotherhood ceases to recognize Mursī’s legitimacy over the guidance of the Country  The UA Mazmāh Centre discovered that a number of fugitive members of the Muslim Brotherhood outside of Egypt, including its former Minister of Investment Yahyā Hāmmad, started the preparation of a...
A recent report published by the Egyptian National Council for Human Rights reporting on the council’s investigation of the Abū Zaʿbal prison is provoking a contentious debate surrounding the use of torture and other human rights abuses in the prison. The report differs from previous reports...
At this year’s Arab Summit in Sharm el-Shaykh, signs of rapprochement began to appear between Egypt and Qatar. Recently, the two countries have been expected to begin a period of complete reconciliation. Mukhtār Nawh, a former leader in the Muslim Brotherhood, said that the ongoing reconciliation...
New ways to spread disharmony between Muslims and Christians Egypt has witnessed several episodes of violent clashes between Christian Copts and Muslims, recently so in Embaba. However, the production and advertising of clothes and shoes with religious symbols –such as a cross and the prophet’s...
Lawyer Mahmūd Al-Badawī, the director of the Egyptian Association for Helping Juveniles and Human Rights expressed his dissatisfaction with the British Ministry of Interior because “it did not recognize the crimes of the Muslim Brotherhoods”. Al-Badawī added that that the position of the British...
During a speech at a conference in Washington DC on combatting extremism, US President Barack Obama said, "we cannot let extremist [takfīrī] organizations destroy our societies." He asked nations to call for understanding among their young people and not leave them to the polarization of extremism...
American President: Muslims in Egypt have protected churches with their lives During a speech at a conference in Washington DC on combatting extremism, US President Barack Obama said, "we cannot let extremist [takfīrī] organizations destroy our societies." He asked nations to call for...
Doctor Muhammad Mukhtār, Egypt’s Minister of Religious Endowments, said "there is no doubt that the enemies of religion, Egypt, and the Arab people are working to fragment the Arab world through every means: either through feeding radicalism, terrorism, and the extremism that leads to such. This...
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