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In his interview to al-ʿArab News editor-in-chief, Fayṣal ʿAbbās, Coptic Orthodox pope and patriarch of Alexandria, Pope Tawāḍrūs II, said that the rate of Egyptian Christians’ migration has reduced in the last few years, stressing that many Christians left their country during the one-year rule of...
  In an interview hosted by the Saudi-Arabian editor-in-chief of ʿArab News, Fayṣal ʿAbbās, Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawāḍrūs II denounced the decision of banning the Copts from visiting the Holy Land, describing it as an ‘inappropriate decision’.   Pope Tawāḍrūs II explained that many Egyptians,...
In a session held during the activities of the second day of the Youth Conference under the name “Egyptians and the National Unity”, the actor Ṭāriq al-Dusūqī stated that religious ignorance is one of the most serious threats to society. 
In an official visit to the Coptic Orthodox Church, a delegation of the Greek Orthodox Church arrived yesterday evening.
In a statement issued today, Thursday, al-Azhar expressed its strong condemnation of the initiative by a Dutch Parliamentarian to organize an anti-Islam cartoon contest, while expressing its appreciation for the Dutch Government’s rejection of such step.
In a call-in show aired Thursday on Egyptian TV, president of the Egyptian Union for Human Rights (EUHR), Najīb Jubrāʾīl said that it is an urge to annul the law on contempt of religion, after it became evident that this law has been used by some against the intellectuals.
Al-Karma Publishers has reprinted a special series called “Al-Karma Selections” that comprises till now over 20 books that were already published in previous years and missed by the readers. One of these books is “Margins on the Arab Conquest” by Sanāʾ al-Maṣrī, the book was published in 1996 and...
Judge Muṣṭafā Alham, Governor of Luxor, met with the delegation of the Italian Catholic Church, headed by the Italian archbishop Luigi Vari, accompanied by Bishop ʿAmānūʾīl ʿAyyād, Luxor Archbishop of Coptic Catholics and the coordinator of the visit.
Dr. Khālid al-ʿAnānī, minister of Antiquities, received the Archbishop of Gaeta, with the company of a delegation of professors from the Catholic University of Rome, and Hānī ʿAzīz, Secretary General of Egypt's Peace Lovers Association.
Dr. Marwā Mamdūḥ Sālim, Counselor at Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs pointed out that the African identity of Egypt and the Egyptian orientation towards the continent became more prominent since the ruling of President ʿAbd al-Fattāḥ al-Sīsī. 
The director of the Centre for Coptic Studies at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Doctor Luʾay Maḥmūd Saʿīd, stated that the flight of the Holy Family into Egypt should not just be celebrated by Christians, but by all Egyptians.
The Egyptian media outlet Maṣrāwī this Week highlighted the centennial of the founding of Coptic Orthodox Sunday Schools by Archdeacon Ḥabīb Jirjis.
After a long political career spent in both military and political service, one of the Free Officers, Khalid Muḥyī al-Dīn today passed away. In 1976 he founded Ḥizb al-Tajammuʿ (the Nationalist Progressive Unionist Party), one of the most prominent of the Egyptian parties of the Left, following the...
Egypt's Bloc of Female MPs declared their refusal of a draft law on lowering the age of marriage to 16 for girls, as it contradicts the constitution that states the age of 18. The 45-member parliamentary bloc said that the legislative proposal will only help worsen the population explosion crisis...
The Egyptian Ministry of the Interior has revealed that Ibrāhīm Ismā’īl, the gunman who attacked the Mār Mīnā Church in Ḥilwān [Ḥulwān] Friday morning, participated in several terrorist attacks against security forces and Egyptian Christians, most notably the attack on a car carrying police...
Wondering from those who criticized, and some even sued, Egyptian actress Shīrīn Riḍā for describing the voice of some mūʾadhinīn [the mūʾadhin is the person who calls to prayer in Islam] as “disturbing”, Luīs Jrīs [Louis Greis], Egyptian author and husband of late Egyptian actress Sanāʾ Jamīl,...
In a meeting today with a delegation of US Evangelical churches, Egypt’s Grand Mufti Dr. Shawqī ʿAllām said that Egypt has made great strides in fighting terrorism and is able to tackle this challenge by both security and intellectual means.
Most of the elements of the Ḥasm movement are affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood and its members joined the sit-ins in the Rābi’ah al-‘Adawīyah and al-Nahḍa squares in Cairo and Giza after toppling former President Muḥammad Mursī,” expert in the affairs of Islamic groups, Aḥmad Bān said, adding...
Mamdūḥ Fūda, who was elected as a member of parliament for several consecutive cycles between 1971 and 2005 for the city of Manṣūrah, al-Daqahlīya, passed away on Friday evening. 
Cairo expressed dismay at the travel warning issued by the US State Department on travel to Egypt because of threats from terrorist and violent political opposition groups. 

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