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The 1st Women’s Empowerment Forum was opened in Egypt’s Public Library in presence of al-Isma’līa Governor Hamdī ‘Othmān along with a large group of MPs, secretaries of ministries and executive leaders in al-Isma’līa governorate.   
A police officer, al-shahāt [martyr] Mitwally Ahmad, lost his life after he was attacked by a group of terrorists who fired four bullets at him while he was on his way to work in the al-Qantarah police station, Sharqia.
The Ismā’īliya Cinema Club presents short movies as part of preparations for the 20th edition of the its International Film Festival for short and documentary films.
The phenomena of attacks launched against Copts and their belongings and lives have reemerged. This is happening especially after a number of fatwás have been issued against them and in some hot areas such as Minya, Qena, Sohag and Aswan. These places have witnessed attacks against Copts in the...
The first scientific forum dedicated to the antiquities of the Sinai Peninsula and the Canal cities was organized this October under the direction of the Minister of Antiquities Dr. Khālid al-ʿAnānī.  Al-Waṭan presents the following review of the most prominent of these diverse monuments from...
The Minister of Endowments, Muhamad Mukhtār Jum’ah, has referred the incident of hanging a flyer on a mosque stating that “sorry the mosque is closed, as there is no Azharite available” in Ismailia governorate to be investigated. 
The Wafd newspaper reported that after the families of al-Dab'ah, Fāyid center, Ismailia governorate published the problems they  faced due to not having a proper functioning mosque in their village the Minister of Endowments, Muhammad Mukhtār Jum’ah, punished them through responding to them in an...
Mosques in Ismailia, Gharbia and Minufia, have all followed the subject in the Friday sermons that had been decided by the Ministry of Endowments. This was about sexual harassment, combating it and the position of Islam on it. 
Residents of the Dab’ah District in Fāyyid, Ismailia are reportedly angry at the delay of the Muhammad Mukhtār Jum’ah, Minister of Endowments, due to the delay of operating al- Nasr mosque. 
A state of public fury has erupted in Ismaʿiliyah due to uprooting the trees from the garden of al-Maṭāfī Mosque. The mosque administration has pruned and removed trees in order to expand the mosque, especially that it is one of the biggest and popular mosques in the town.
Pope Tawadros received congratualtory phone calls from both President Mursī and the Muslim Brotherhood’s Supreme Guide, Muhammad Badīꞌ, to greet him for Christmas. According to al-Misrī al-Yawm, many Muslims manifested their solidarity with their Christian countrymen by attending Christmas all over...
The Coptic Christian Youth Movement called on Pope Tawādrūs II, and Bishop Raphael, the Secretary General of the Holy Synod, to hold accountable the Coptic Orthodox priests who allow holding election propaganda inside churches.
Counselors Sāmih Abū Zayd and Ashraf al-‘Ashmāwī, the two examining judges into the illegal foreign funding of NGOs, said warranted search raids on the headquarters of a civil society called Sahm al-Thiqah – April 7 resulted in seizure of files containing surveys of Egyptian churches in Egypt, army...
On behalf of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Egypt, Hegumen of the Ismā’īliya Diocese, Fr. Kirillus Ibrāhīm, organized the follow-up of the displaced families, who flew from al-`Arīsh to Ismā’īliya in the event of the massacres committed by Dā’ish against Egyptian Christians in North Sinai. The...
Anba Bīmin, Coptic Orthodox Bishop of the dioceses of Qaws and Naqāḍa and rapporteur of the Crisis Management Committee of the Holy Synod, visited the survivors of the massacre of al-Rawḍa Mosque in Bi’r al-`Abd, and who were brought to the hospitals of Isma`īliya. 
On the canal shore, in the city of Ismā`iliyya, to which he moved to escape the capital Cairo and its noise, al-Yawm al-Sabī` interviewed Dr. Khālid Muntaṣṣir, a physician, intellectual and media person. But most importantly, he is a man capable of stirring up controversy in the Egyptian street on...
Pope Tawadrūs II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, will meet on Friday morning with the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church, for a semi-annual session, to conclude the meetings of the committees which have been convening since last Saturday. It will be the first...
Al-Waṭan is publishing the Human Rights Committee's report at parliament regarding the field visit to the Copts immigrating from al-ʿArīsh to al-Ismāʻīlīya.
Egyptian activists and MPs in Ismaʿīliyya launched an initiative to hold a candlelight vigil inside and outside of the church, under the slogan, “Candles against terrorism”, in support of the army, police, and church in the fight against terrorism.
Dr. Muḥammad Mukhtār Jumʿa, Minister of Endowments, confirmed that individuals who belong to political groups or organizations will be ruled out from preaching or performing daʿwa work in mosques, and will be transferred to administrative work. This came during a conference held by the Minister on...

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