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Central Bank’s decision to cut the interest rates is seen as a way to boost economy
French citizen was attacked by cellmates while in custody for breaking curfew
Global “edutainment” brand KidZania opens in Cairo, with more than EGP 145m investments, to provide kids unique educational and entertainment experience
More still missing from Mallawi museum
A team of scientists test the transformation of peanut butter into diamonds.
Students criticise Minister of Higher Education for failing to cancel the decision
Four in Suez sentenced for breaking curfew
Organisation suggests amendments drafted by legal experts’ committee might encourage discrimination against disabled persons
Demonstration ends after Al-Sisi supporters become aggressive
Presidential adviser’s meeting comes as part of his New Leaders campaign
Cancellation upon student union’s request; calls for cancelling deputising security on a national level are pending
Abu El-Ela said that the ministry will address this shortage by reducing loads on power grids.
Zewail City turns down solution sponsored by Minister of Higher Education and offers alternative solution
New projects in the sectors of food industry, tourism, textile, solar energy and education
Traffic on Cairo’s subway remains unhindered
6 April Youth Movement organises protest; Muslim Brotherhood condemns state of emergency extension
Price of sugar, rice and basic food items to be cut by from 10% to 15% in the first ten days of October
No official statement on whether or not negotiations were reinitiated after post 3 July hiatus
The cost of exempting public school students from paying the tuition fees is EGP 700m
Movement reiterates support for state’s anti-terrorism measures yet stresses importance of respecting human rights
Deaths, injuries as protests turn violent
Forensics Authority says there was insufficient room at state morgue to accommodate all bodies from the Rabaa dispersal
Students protest outside the High Court as the student-entrance date for Zewail City approaches
Rights group calls for “impartial and independent investigation”
Government cracks down on Islamists
Civil society group and student unions against the decision while university chairman defends it
Party proposes the cancellation of article 219 of the constitution in exchange for amending article 2
Increases in inflation rates from January to August 2013 totaled 9.4% compared to the same period during the previous year.
72 were arrested during violence at Nasr road, near the pro-Morsi Rabaa sit-in on 26 July.
With a seven-gas-fields project, the company aims to produce 4 million cubic metres per day.