Egypt

July 11, 2004

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A blast took place at around 7 A.M. (local time) Sunday close to a bus station in Tel Aviv. The blast was caused by a small device, police said.

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Prominent Egyptian actress Yusra denied undergoing plastic surgery stressing that there are certain things that cannot be concealed

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The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) on Sunday reported a record net profit for the 1st half of 2004 of Dh503 million, 28% above the 1st half of 2003.

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The resignation of the Egyptian government led by Atef Ubeid was lauded by newspapers Saturday as "the first steps of change," reflecting the wide criticism for failing to bring about needed economic,

July 10, 2004

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Egypt's ambassador to the United Nations, Ahmed Aboul Ghaith, has been appointed foreign minister in a new cabinet, replacing outgoing foreign ministe

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The leader of Lebanon's Hizbullah said an international court ruling would do nothing to remove Israel's wall through the West Bank, and he predicted

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Egyptian folk singer Shabaan Abdul Rahim has recently prepared a new song, which is a special dedication to Egypt's President, Husni Mubarak, under the title of "Binhibak Ya Raees" (We Love You Presid

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Egyptian director Sharif Sabri has announced that he will permit rising Egyptian singer Ruby to appear in different interviews for the media in the upcoming few days

July 9, 2004

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The Egyptian cabinet will be reshuffled next week with Prime Minister Atef Obeid assuming a new post affiliated directly to President Hosni Mubarak, t

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Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli troops in the West Bank before dawn Friday, press reports said.

July 7, 2004

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A week and a half following an operation for a slipped disc, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is to fly back to Cairo soon, the hospital where he has

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Israel's Public Security Minister Tzachi Hanegbi warned Tuesday that he suspects that someone from the extreme right has already decided to commit a p

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An Israeli Apache helicopter gunship fired missiles at a car in a neighbourhood of Gaza City on Wednesday, and there were conflicting reports over inj

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The latest album "Ahla Dunia" (The Perfect World) by lebanese singer Alissa is still occupying the number spot for record sale in Egypt despite the fact that it's date of release was eight weeks ago

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Prominent Egyptian singer Amr Diab has released his latest album "Laili Nahari" (My Night and Day), which is considered to be the fruit of his cooperation with the music production company Rotana