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Xinjiang-related issues are not about human rights, ethnicity or religion, but about counter-terrorism and de-radicalisation. People can never enjoy happiness if they are plagued by terrorism, religious extremism, and separatism.
The US State Department claimed recently that Jami Mosque and Idkah Mosque had been demolished.
This year’s edition is dedicated to late Egyptian dancer and choreographer Mahmoud Reda
As part of the celebrations, India’s Ministry of AYUSH conducted the global contest to encourage Yoga practitioners worldwide to share their experiences with the ancient practice.
Situated at an altitude of 2,200 metres in a mountain valley, Sanaa has been inhabited for more than 2,500 years. In the 7th and 8th centuries, the city became a major centre of Islam.
Clips of some of the treasures belonging to the boy Pharaoh, King Tutankhamun, are featured in the documentary
General Egyptian Book Organization to publish a study prepared by Al-Rai about famous Irish playwright Bernard Shaw
Jury prize winners’ films to be broadcast on new channel
Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat has invited Musk to visit Egypt, “to explore the writings about how the pyramids were built.”
The programme was launched in 2009, by the Cultural Development Fund of Egypt and The Prince’s School of Traditional Arts in London, as a centre for the study of traditional arts and the preservation of heritage.
Ahmed Shawky Othman Al Qasbaji is the grandson of first Kaaba Kiswah maker in Egypt. The Kiswah used to be made annually at the hands of 10 people before the pilgrimage season.
In a statement, the Supreme Council of Antiquities announced that a number of carved stone blocks and statues were discovered during excavations 2km southeast of Memphis, in the modern day area of Mit Rahina, in Giza.
The Godus brothers are well-known in the internet video production field, having previously created short films and television series, including 2016’s Depressing Scene and the Ramadan TV series Another Planet.
The shows will commence from the second day of the public holiday, in addition to a concert at the Mohamed Abdel Wahab Theater in Alexandria.
As restrictions continue to ease across Egypt, film theatres have seen resurgence in hopes, and are currently preparing to attract cinema fans during the upcoming Eid Al-Adha holidays.
These holes are located high up on a cliff face in a sacred valley area, south of the royal cemetery at the necropolis of the Early Dynastic Period kingdom in Abydos’ Umm el-Qa’ab area. local media reported on Saturday.
As the live events are limited this year due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the ministry will also present cultural activities via its official YouTube channel.
The library is both a commemoration of the ancient Library of Alexandria, a beacon of the city’s former reputation as a global centre of learning, and an attempt to rekindle something of the brilliance that this earlier centre of study and erudition represented.
The horror book series Ma Waraa Al-Tabeea sold over 15m copies across the Arab world, making it one of the most commercially successful books to ever come out of the Middle East and North Africa.
The minister added that supporting promising talent is one of the basic pillars for building the country’s future to create a new generation that carries the flag of Egyptian culture around the world.
The arrests led to the discovering of monuments attributed to the reign of Ptolemy IV, the fourth King of Ptolemaic Egypt, who ruled from 221 to 204 BCE.
New machine learning tool to decode Egyptian hieroglyphs in Arabic, English
‘Photocopy’ is Egypt’s only entrant at festival which will take place in Seoul later this month
Despite external damage, erosion, Pyramids of Unas and Teti boast spectacular scenes inside
Omar Sharif and Hamama co-stared in several films, including “The Lady of the Palace”, “Struggle in the Port”, “I don’t sleep”, and “River of Love”
Visitors can find out more information on Egypt’s heritage by scanning QR code placed on each iconic building
“Halawa Gowa wa Barra” (Beauty Inside and Outside) campaign focuses on the lack of good personal hygiene practices, especially among working class people
Dr Khaled Sorour, Head of the Fine Arts Section, said that the museums will be reopened in two phases starting from 7 July.
El-Gedawy was one of Egypt’s most beloved and prolific actresses, with a career spanning over six decades.
On Saturday, Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem approved the programme for resuming the theatrical activities in two phases.