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Although the convicted researchers admit that they took samples out of the country, they refute all allegations of damaging the Khufu Cartouche
By James M. Dorsey A successful football player near the peak of his career, 22 year-old Nidhal Selmi, died last week a foreign fighter for the Islamic State, the jihadist group that controls a swath of Syria and Iraq. His death followed that of Tunisian handball goalkeeper Ahmed Yassin and Ahmed El-Darawi, a former policeman …
‘Semester drop’ demanded for arbitrarily expelled student
By James M. Dorsey Ultra-conservative clerics are condemning football as a Jewish and Christian tool undermining Islamic culture as millions of Muslims worldwide tune in to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The condemnations revive an enduring debate among conservatives and militants about the football’s integrity. They constitute one side of a jihadi and Salafi …
German think tank 2b AHEAD states that Egypt is North Africa’s economic haven, despite all political turmoil
By Dr Ronald Meinardus After nearly eight years at the helm of the Cairo Office of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Liberty (FNF), Germany’s liberal think tank, Dr Ronald Meinardus, who has on and off contributed also to the editorial page of this newspaper, is leaving Egypt shortly. Following is the third and last part …
Hisham Zaazou says he will coordinate with the Minister of Civil Aviation to decrease flight costs and cut exit fees
Sawiris, a member of Egypt’s richest family, runs Orascom Development Holding, operating tourist resorts and real estate projects in Egypt and Europe.
The angry mob set upon the three — a cameraman, producer and driver — branding them “traitors”
A German human rights organisation, the International Society for Human Rights, describes Muslim Brotherhood as “a terrorist organisation”
Merkel said Germans wanted to know if their online data was being sniffed out by the US National Security Agency (NSA).
Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou met German travel agents to promote Egypt as a tourist destination at a workshop in Al-Gouna resort on Saturday. Zaazou told attendees that tourism is one of the country’s top priorities and a vital source of foreign currency and employment opportunities. Up to 25 German tourism companies participated in the …