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Al-Jamal: Calling women to remove the hijab is ‘an insult to them’  Dr. al-Jamal, Imam and preacher at Sayyida Zaynab Mosque, has stated that removing the hijab means distancing oneself from Islam. Al-Jamal said that calling women and young girls to remove the hijab is an insult to those whom Islam...
This article was first placed in the Maadi Messenger of February 2015. Cornelis Hulsman is not only editor of the Messenger but also of Arab-West Report. This article is related to the work he has earlier carried out for Roses for Children in The Netherlands.
The author conducted an interview with Father Salīb Mattá Sawirus on the topic of his newly established human rights center.
The following presents a report on poverty in Egypt, and specifically how this issue is being addressed by the Coptic Orthodox Church in an attempt to alleviate the suffering of Egyptians.
The author of the article refers to an academic study carried out by Dr. Fārūq Ahmad Muṣṭafá concerning Egyptian festivals, in which he dealt with the features and the general characteristics of religious celebrations in Egypt.
The interview with Muṣṭafá al- Fiqī, chief of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the People’s Assembly, is about the new amendments to the Constitution, the concept of the citizenship, and the Coptic political stance among these changes.
About 20,000 manuscripts are expected to be gathered from the different antiquity mosques and indexed in the central library for Islamic manuscripts at the Ministry of Endowments. The project is expected to be realized within one year.
The Misdemeanors Court of Sayeda Zeinab brought down the curtains on the case of Shaykh Manal, who claims to be a prophetess, and her 15 followers. The court sentenced Manal to five years imprisonment with hard labor, which is considered to be an extreme penalty for cases of scorning religions...
Sheik elSha’arawy attacked the sheik of the Azhar and the mufti of Egypt, saying they were violating basic principles of Islam. Sha’arawy said that God’s word in the Holy Qur’an should be taken literally and if the verses of the Holy Qur’an were clear, they did not need to be thought over.The...
Nearly 480 people, including 314 members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood have been arrested on charges of organizing unauthorized demonstrations in support of the judges, who blew the whistle on election fraud.


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