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A number of human rights NGOs have condemned the string of recent massacres by the Egyptian Junta of their citizens, including Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International .
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Egyptian Aliaa Elmahdy became an icon of the Arab Spring after she posted a nude photo of herself online.
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Cleopatra's Needle being transported from the Hudson in 1880 When Cleopatra's Needle was commissioned by Pharaoh Thumose III around 1450 BCE for the Heliopolis sun temple, the island that would be Manhattan was mostly woodlands.
Clashes break out during pro-Morsi student protests on Tuesday Ahram Online, Tuesday 17 Dec 2013 Islamist students clash with police and administrative guards on campuses outside Cairo, while others in the capital block roads More than a dozen students were injured Tuesday afternoon as supporters of toppled president Mohamed Morsi staged protests ... (more)
With the removal of Egypt's Islamist president Mohamed Morsi souring bilateral relations with Qatar, experts said that a turnaround may be possible and the progress in Egypt's transitional roadmap can rejuvenate ties between the two countries.
Cairo: - Asyut Court of First Instance today, Tuesday, released journalist "Hamada Al-Saeed"- head of Al-Ahram Office in Asyut, on bail of EGP 10.000 over the case No.
President Obama's public approval ratings have continued to head south in recent weeks.
Egypt's security forces clashed with supporters of the former Islamist president at several universities across the country on Tuesday, as an explosive device detonated in a residential area of the capital but caused no injuries or damage.
The Philippines, which launched direct flights between London and Manila last month, is desperate for tourists after the November typhoon.
The U.S. Senate voted by an overwhelming 78-16 on Monday to confirm Anne Patterson, the U.S. ambassador to Egypt and a former ambassador to Pakistan, as assistant secretary of state for near eastern affairs.
However, the bank's links to Egypt's old guard, as well as the Qaddafi and Assad regime, led it to become a centre of controversy following the 2011 revolution.
Cairo: - The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information , today, said that the decision made by Kafr El-Sheikh Prosecution to jail a father of a student who was holding a ruler printed with Rabaa Slogan for four days pending investigations over the charge of inciting his son to hold this ruler is an illegal, arbitrary and unfair decision.
An exorcism didn't stop his imagination from conjuring up scenes of sailing the Nile River or riding horses that he let manifest on his father's butcher wrapping paper.
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 3, 12:50 p.m. PST -- With some 47 million people living in poverty, 50 million without health insurance, millions jobless and millions more underemployed, President Barak Obama could be less circumspect and more passionate about stimulating our economy.
Amr Moussa, the chairman of Egypt's 50-member panel tasked with amending its Islamist-drafted constitution, talks during an interview with The Associated Press at the Shoura Council in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
Egyptologist Dr. Monica Hanna has been named the 2014 recipient of the SAFE Beacon Award, in honor of her work with the Egyptian Heritage Task Force to publicize looting at Egypt's archaeology and heritage sites.