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More than 20 members of the People’s Assembly demanded the sacking of Hānī Hilāl, the minister of higher education, because of a lecture delivered by Rabbi Reuven Firestone at ‘Ayn Shams University.
Religious, medical, and social milieus in Egypt witness heated discussions about the legitimacy of female circumcision. The Muftī of the republic considers it H...
A presidential ruling was issued assigning five new chancellors to five universities. Contrary to some expectations, women and Copts were not included in the list of the newly assigned.
Egyptian best selling author and Rose al-Yousuf columnist, Sayyid al-Qimnī, was reported to have received a death threat via e-mail signed by the name of Abu Jihād al-Qi‘qā‘, who is believed to have links with the extremist Islamist group Qā‘idat al-Rāfidayn.
Subhī Mijāhid writes about the young Islamic preacher, Mustafá Husnī, and the similarities between him and ‘Amr Khālid.
The Center for Arab-West Understanding presents its annual report for 2006, highlighting the objectives achieved and the goals for the upcoming year. 2006 was landmarked by growing toward the Center for Arab-West Understanding, and laying the basis for an electronic documentation center.
Despite the passing of five months, media still shows concern about the military show performed by some Muslim Brotherhood-affiliated students at the Azhar University. The article is based on the dangers of Islamists in universities.
The articles talk about the secular Muslims and secular individuals from Muslim countries brought together to discuss the need for reforming the Islamic philosophy.
Signs of a new crisis have jumped to the front of the cultural arena in Egypt and have revived the scenario of confrontation between the Azhar institutions and liberal intellectuals. The most bizarre incident is the banning of Nawal Al-Sa'adawi's "Soqout Al-Imam" [The Fall of the Imam] that was...
A lawyer has gained a verdict against a U.S. diploma school over teaching a textbook which contains offenses against the Prophet Muhammad and his companions.


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