Egypt

July 29, 2004

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Egyptian singer Shireen Ahmad will stand trial on September 8, after producer Hamdi Ahmed instituted legal proceedings against her accusing her of not fulfilling the terms of a contract singed between

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Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram started a new fashion trend in the Middle East after she showed up in her latest video clip “Ah Wi Nos” wearing a galabia; a traditional Egyptian dress

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Eight out of ten perimeters have been awarded Wednesday after the 5th exploration bid during a ceremony attended by Algeria's Energy and Mining Minister, Chakib Khelil.

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WTO members agreed earlier this week to start talks with Libya on its membership bid, bringing the current number of applicant countries to 25.

July 28, 2004

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Egypt and the United States demand from the Palestinian president, Yasser Arafat, to get down to work with his prime minister after the two reached an

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Israeli occupation forces wounded Wednesday six Palestinians in the West bank city of Nablus, witnesses and Palestinian medics said.

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A car bomb went off on Wednesday outside a police station in the town of Baquba, north of Baghdad, killing at least 68 people and injuring scores more

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For the tenth time in a row, the United Nations (UN) has reassigned prominent Egyptian actress Sofia Al Omari as UN Goodwill Ambassador for Egypt and the Arab region

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Egyptian singer Shireen Ahmad is preparing to enter her second acting experience, in the hope that it will be more successful than her first in the movie “Mido Trouble”, which proved to be a complete

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15 Coptic clergymen and 10 lawyers and advisors filed a lawsuit demanding the immediate stoppage of the movie “Baheb el Cima” (I Love the Cinema) starring Egyptian actress Laila Elwi

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The premiere screening of Egyptian comedian-actor Adel Imam's new movie “Arees Min Jiha Amnia” will take place at the Metro cinema in down town Cairo

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Morocco's Cherifian office of Phosphate (OCP) and Pakistan's Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited (FFCL) signed Monday a partnership accord to establish a phosphoric acid production plant in Jorf Lasfar (

July 27, 2004

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his Egyptian counterpart Mohammed Hosni Mubarak on Tuesday reviewed the latest developments in the region, partic

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Ikrimah Sabri, the Grand mufti of Jerusalem, described Tuesday’s decision by Israeli police not to allow Jews into the Al Aqsa mosque area as "insuffi

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Radio Tarifa, the internationally acclaimed world-music group from Spain, held a groundbreaking concert in Ramallah on Sunday July 25th at the newly inaugurated Palace of Culture