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News on Egypt continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

Qatar Exchange index gains 42.71 points

Doha: Qatar Exchange index gained 42.71 points, or 0.31 percent, when the bourse closed trading at 13,742.22 points yesterday.

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Related Topix: Qatar, Middle East, World News, Africa

7 hrs ago | Egypt Today

IL-CloudedYellowButterfly-RH

Anyone interested in wildlife movements in Egypt in fall needs to look at what is happening in Europe right now.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Life, Fruits, Food, Entomology, Science

10 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Attack on army convoy kills 10 in Egypt's Sinai

Army trucks carry Egyptian tanks in a military convoy in El Arish, Egypt's northern Sinai Peninsula August 9, 2012.

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10 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

High-level Egyptian delegation arrives in Ramallah

Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, China, Africa,

14 hrs ago | Braingle

Today's Daily Trivia Quiz

Throughout history, there have been many notable kings, queens, and dictators. See if you can match up the clues with the person they describe.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Washington Post

We need the realist's vigilant cynicism

America rarely does time capsules anymore, but the ones it does should include videos from February 2011 of American TV reporters exulting in the triumph of the Arab Spring.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Hosni Mubarak, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, Mohamed Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood, Opinion

American Reporter

Brasch Words'Following Orders' is No Defense for Cold-Blooded Murder

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.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Religion, Islam, Muslim Brotherhood, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

Al Bawaba

They might hip-hop but the El Sawy Culturewheel singers don't...

They might hip-hop but the El Sawy Culturewheel singers don't skip over hard subjects like terrorim and corruption El Sawy Culturewheel hosted a two-hour hip-hop concert, dubbed HipHop 03 Volume 3, on 26 August featuring promising acts Foo2 El-Sefr, 3adam E-En7yaz, and one man project Mohamed El-Deeb.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Morsi

In-depth Africa

Israel and the U.S.-Qatari Axis

When considering the geo-political map of the current Middle East, not everything is negative or alarming, at least from an Israeli point of view.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Qatar, Africa, Saudi Arabia, Washington, Turkey

Sun Aug 31, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Egypt: Generals Drawn Out By Libyan Islamist Threat

For decades, Egypt has felt like a world unto itself. The state's preoccupations were internal: containing protests and arresting its critics and alleged terrorists.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Mohamed Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood

Groong

Life as a Belly Dancer in Egypt

Cairo Scene, Egypt Aug 30 2014 Life as a Belly Dancer in Egypt 30/08/2014 08:00 GMT+2 A report published by USA Today elucidates on the daily struggles of women who work as belly dancers in Cairo, and the largely unfriendly atmosphere that surrounds the profession.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Daily Mail

Egypt tourism hit by 95% decline in revenue with social unrest to blame

Back on the bombing run: One of the last two flying Lancasters pays tribute to the 55,000 Bomber Boys who never returned with flight on the route thousands of sorties took to target the Nazis Fears 'Pompeii of the North' could be snapped up by developers as historic Roman site is put up for sale Sri Lanka to rebuild iconic Bridge On The River Kwai ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Europe, United Kingdom, Travel

Bangor Daily News

"Regime change" is a failure

One of the biggest American exports these days is democracy, but it's a product that isn't doing very well.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Vladimir Putin

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Latam Calls On UN To Investigate Human Rights Violations In Gaza

Welcoming the end of the two-month-long conflict in the Gaza strip, Latin American countries have called on the United Nations to carry out a thorough investigation into human rights violations and war crimes committed there by Israel.

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Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Africa

Counterpunch

Cairo: City of Walls

Jonathan Cook reports from the West Bank on How the Media and Human Rights Groups Cover for Israel's War Crimes; Jeffrey St. Clair on Why Israel is Losing; Nick Alexandrov on Honduras Five Years After the Coup; Joshua Frank on California's Water Crisis; Ismael Hossein-Zadeh on Finance Capital and Inequality; Kathy Deacon on The Center for the Whole ... (more)

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Warsaw Voice

Egypt: Time to Lure Back the Tourists

Egypt's ambassador to Poland, Reda Bebars, talks to Marcin K3osowski. How would you describe current economic relations between Egypt and Poland? Unfortunately, the volume of trade with Poland is small when you compare it with the size of Egypt and the size Poland and the importance of the two countries.

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Le Monde diplomatique

City of walls

Cities talk, smile, frown, wail and rejoice, but their language can be only heard by those who care to listen.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Hundreds mourn famed Egyptian rights advocate

Surrounded by plainclothes policemen, Egyptian prominent blogger Alaa Abdel-Fattah, left, speaks to the crowd after attending, with his sister Sanan, right, their father Ahmed Seif funeral in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.

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Global Voices Online

From A Gazan Stripper in Texas to Chinese Migrants in Egypt, Kim...

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Brazil, Israel, Middle East, Egypt, TX

American Reporter

Brasch Words'Following Orders' is No Defense for Cold-Blooded Murder

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.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Religion, Islam, Muslim Brotherhood, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

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