In the opening session of the Islamic conference, Minister of Endowments Hamdi Zaqzouq delivered a speech on behalf of President Mubarak in which he called for serious thinking on the issue of "The renaissance of the Islamic world" which is what the conference is about.
The eleventh meeting of the International Conference of the Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs will begin next Tuesday [22 June 1999] morning at the Marriott Hotel, Cairo. The Conference is being organized under the patronage of President Hosni Mubarak who will give an opening address which the...
A summary of a recent interview of Dr. Abdel Sabour Shahin by ’Ataa Abdel ’Aal
These pictures have exceeded any form of freedom and all forms of art. We have not published them although we have them. Our reason is known. It is that Egypt is a country that respects religions.
Islamist writer Fahmy Howaidy sees many areas where Muslims are weak and suffering from bloodshed. Howeidy therefore dreams of forming a unified stand by Islamic countries.
Islamic scientists have confirmed that controlling the sex of an embryo is a scientific fallacy because only God has the power to give a person a boy or girl or make them become sterile.
Should women, according to Islamic law, be allowed to travel abroad alone with the permit of her husband, father or brother or not? That’s the issue addressed in this article.
A brief article on the rules of debate and discussion in Islam.
The Congress freezes the Freedom from Religious Persecution Act.
Members of founding committee of the International Islamic Council for Daawa and Aid ask for a united position against the Israeli Judaization of Jerusalem and the American Freedom from Religious Persecution Act.
Three Egyptian Muslim leaders will travel to the US to attend a conference on Islamic unity.
A comment on an agreement between pontifical council and the permanent committee for dialogue in Al-Azhar.
An overview of three articles dedicated to Sheik Sha’arawi.
A Christian woman’s story of converting to Islam.
Headline: Research Academy Considers Stiffening Penalty to Three Years in Prison for Any Party that Prints Mushaf [original Qur’ānic text, without exegesis or human explanation] with MistakesSource: al-DustūrPage: 3Author: Wā’il FāyizKeywords: Mushaf
Egyptian Islamist thinker Muhammad Salīm al-‘Awwā insists that Egypt is an Islamic country, saying that people who want to change the second article in the Egyptian consitution are insignificant.
In a meeting of the Egyptian Association for Culture and Dialogue in Rāb‘ah al-‘Adawiyyah, al-‘Awwā...
Headline: Extremist Jews Curse the Prophet Muhammad in Occupied JerusalemSource: Al-DustūrPages: 1Author: Ahmad Sulaymān Keywords: Muhammad
Headline: Somalia's Youth Movement and Islamic Party Unite in One Armed GroupSource: Al-Sharq al-AwsatPages: 14Author:...
During his meeting with Egyptian university students in Alexandria, Endowments Minister Hamdī Zaqzūq stressed that no political sect is allowed to use mosques for political promotion and that any person who does use mosques for demonstrations will be punished.
Zaqzūq declared that 3,000 mosques...
During its monthly meeting, the Islamic Research Academy denounced the U.S. State Department’s report on religious freedom in Egypt, calling it an unwelcome and inappropriate intervention in Egyptian affairs. Azhar Grand Shaykh Ahmad al-Tayyib said that the Academy will release an official...
The author states that Dr. Ahmad al-Tayyib, the Grand Shaykh of the Azhar, refuses to meet any Jewish rabbis because this means that he accepts the actions of the Israeli government. He says that it is not necessary for the Azhar to obey government attitudes concerning this issue. The author then...