Egypt

September 22, 2000

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Lubluba has pulled out from her latest film role and Dalal Abdul Aziz will take her place. But why would Lubluba get out now, after preparations were

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Iraqis attending the current Babylon Festival are in for a twirl-inducing surprise. Sound strange?

September 21, 2000

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An Egyptian worker stabs his employer, and then eats his flesh after being fired from his job.

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Twenty-five Muslim Brotherhood members were arrested for the alleged distribution of anti-government pamphlets, and a plot to sabotage next month’s el

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Egypt has sought Iran’s cooperation to improve seeds quality, said Iranian Agriculture Ministry on Wednesday, according to Iran's official news agency

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Egypt is seeking cooperation with Iran to improve seed quality. The call followed a convention of a regional conference on seed planning and policies

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid has announced a nine-month deadline for the government to repay LE25 billion in accumulated debts to the public and private sectors. An average sum of LE2.5 billion

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Egypt will offer at least 20 percent of its national telecommunications firm, Telecom Egypt, on Egyptian and world markets at the end of October, information minister Safwat al-Sherif said Monday.

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"Egypt has succeeded in introducing [computer] technology to 91 percent of all schools nationwide," stated education minister, Hussein Kamel Bahaeddin. However, the lack of qualified teachers may be t

September 20, 2000

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A state security court in Cairo has sentenced a woman who claims to be a Sufi mystic and leader of a Sufi sect to five years jail with hard labor.

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Science fiction as a literary genre is alien in Egypt, despite some attempts by writers and the invasion of Hollywood movies.

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Egypt’s top legal body, the State Council, has approved a draft bill to abolish the use of flogging and caning as disciplinary measures in prisons, in

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Relations between Cairo and Tehran are improving on a daily basis, Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa was reported by Iran Daily newspaper on Wednes

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Khaled Zaki has just finalized the last shoot of his latest series, in which he plays the role of a man who is married to four women!

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Jala Fahmi reveals many secrets in her latest interview, like the fact that she does not purposely take off her clothes in movies, favors quality over