‘Abīr ‘Atiyyah reports about the studies and papers presented in the annual conference for the Egyptian Organization for historical studies.
Hasan ‘Allām comments on the recent meetings between the Islamic preacher, Dr. Yūsuf al-Qaradāwī, and rabbis.
The following interview discusses the political events in the life of Shaykh al-Mahillawī. It examines the different Egyptian regimes he witnessed since the Egyptian revolution.
One of the founders of the group Egyptians Against Discrimination announces her withdrawal from the group under pretext of tackling issues that are irrelevant to the group’s objectives.
The author comments on the Culture Minister and his potential appointment to UNESCO, wondering how he can be considered for the position having openly proclaimed the need to burn books in his ministry about Israel.
Drs. Hulsman and Dr. Burslem provide a detailed report on Muslim-Christian relations based on a review of Dr. Hugh Goddard’s book, commenting on a number of issues including Western perceptions, mis-interpretations, and examples of recent incidents involving Muslims and Christians.
Rāmī Rushdī reports on Jacky Trevane’s book ‘Fatwa: Living with a Death Threat.’
Imān al-Najjār reports about the recent fatwás issued by unqualified people.
The Supreme Emergency Court of the State Security in al-Ismā‘īlīyah extend the detention of the accused of terrorist bombing in Sinai and Sharm al-Shaykh of 2005 and 2006.
Wā’il al-Ibrāshī writes about an alleged Jewish synagogue in Egypt. An American rabbi came to Egypt searching for what is the biggest and one the most important Jewish synagogues in Egypt. The rabbi asked for the help of the Ministry of Antiquities and a Christian priest in his investigations. Al-Ibrāshī rings the bell of an alleged coming sectarian strife.