Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla to visit Egypt in November

Prince of Wales, Charles, and the Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla, will be visiting Egypt from 18 to 19 November at the request of the British government and will be received by President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and First Lady Entissar El-Sisi on arrival.

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Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla to visit Egypt in November
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Nadine Wahab

The art of the possible: Politics and human rights in Egypt

The president canceled the extension of the state of emergency this week; an important step for Egyptians to be able to exercise the full range of civil and political rights. This was not only a demand of the January 25 Revolution, but it has been a top recommendation by many experts and advocates.
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Haitham Abdelsamad

Muslim Brotherhood whispering in Western ears

Looking for balanced reporting on Egypt in the Western media can be like trying to find a needle in a haystack, part of a phenomenon produced by the Muslim Brotherhood/
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Hussein Haridy

The state of the Middle East

The stability and future of the Arab system are directly linked to the overall regional landscape.
Bourse reacts positively to revoking state of emergency, gains EGP 10 bln
Markets & Companies

Bourse reacts positively to revoking state of emergency, gains EGP 10 bln

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) on Tuesday reacted positively to President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi's decision on lifting the state of emergency, with all its indices up in the morning transactions amid strong purchase operations by investors especially the major and leading indexes.

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Nubia's Amada, Al-Soboua archaeological sites to be more tourist friendly: Ministry

Egypt's Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities said that a project to develop Amada and Al-Soboua archaeological sites in Nubia is about to complete.

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Byzantine-era artifacts uncovered under Andraos Palace in Luxor: Supreme Council of Antiquities

A collection of amphoras and lamps from the Byzantine era have been uncovered over the past month under the Tawfiq Andraos palace.

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In Photos: The Kings of the Sun artefacts return to Egyptian Museum from Prague

The artefacts of The Kings of the Sun exhibition arrived in Egypt on Thursday and is now at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, a year after being on display in the Czech capital Prague.

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In Photos: Restoration underway on ram heads discovered at Karnak Temple

Egyptian restorers are currently busy restoring the three ram heads unearthed at the Euergetes’ gate in the southern part of Karnak Temple in Luxor.

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VIDEO: Moulid El-Nabi dolls manufactured and decorated at Bab Al-Bahr

At one of the oldest workshops in the area, Abdu Al Dahsuri has been crafting and decorating Moulid El-Nabi dolls for the past 35 years.

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14th edition of the Sama'a International Festival kicks off at the Citadel

The brainchild of director Intesar Abdel-Fattah, the Sama'a International Festival is a very important artistic manifestation of how music uplifts the soul, unites humanity, and fosters peace

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Cairo: Of People and Stones - The untold history of the Conquering City

On Sunday night, at the ancient premises of Prince Taz palace, tens of people flocked to attend the second of a series of lectures titled: Cairo: Of People and Stones.

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National Organisation of Urban Harmony explores history of Garden City in new book

In its latest publication in the book series titled Memory of The City, the National Organisation of Urban Harmony (NOUH) has released the second book titled Garden City: The City of Gardens... Literal and Figurative.

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Moderna says its low-dose COVID shot works for kids 6 to 11

Moderna said Monday that a low dose of its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and appears to work in 6- to 11-year-olds, as the manufacturer moves toward expanding shots to children.

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UNFPA, national stakeholders launch initiative to empower teenage girls in Egypt

A new initiative has been launched in Egypt to empower teenage girls, especially in the country's marginalised communities by supporting their rights, bridging the gender gap, and building their social, health and economic assets.

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Can new variants of the coronavirus keep emerging?

Yes, as long as the virus that caused the pandemic keeps infecting people. But that doesn’t mean new variants will keep emerging as regularly, or that they’ll be more dangerous

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Greenhouse gas concentrations hit a new record in 2020: UN

The 2020 increase was higher than the annual average over the last decade despite a 5.6% drop in carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels due to COVID-19 restrictions

Concurrently with El-Gouna Film Festival, a seminar hosted by the Arab and Islamic Civilisations at the American University in Cairo discussed a 2021 title on the adaption of literature to the silver screen, a long journey in the case of Egypt.

The following is an excerpt from the first novel by historian and author Mohamed Afifi - Ya'coub.

Literary critic Mahmoud AbdelShakour talked to Ahram Online about Habiba Kama Rawaha Nadim (Habiba as Recollected by Nadim), his first novel that approaches some of the most complex questions of love, obsession, joy and pain.