Egypt

January 4, 2004

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The US-led Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA), in conjunction with the US Department of State, is expanding its Fulbright Scholarship program in Iraq to include the Fulbright American Studies Insti

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German IT management firm ASTEC has provided Egypt's Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation with a Library Management System. The system comes as part of MWRI's ongoing modernization plan.

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Following the cancellation of last Wednesday's flight from London Heathrow to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, British Airways has cancelled today’s flight to Riyadh due to security reasons. The UK government ad

January 3, 2004

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Iraqi resistance fighters hit a U.S. base in central Iraq with mortar shells, killing one American soldier and injuring two others, a U.S. military sp

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A charter airliner with 148 people aboard - most of them French tourists - crashed into the Red Sea shortly after takeoff early Saturday from the reso

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Palestinian medics said that Israeli troops shot dead four Palestinians, among them two teenagers, in the West Bank city of Nablus early Saturday.

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For the first time since her return to the entertainment world, Egyptian belly dancer Dina held unforgettable performances on New Year’s Eve in four different hotels, dancing for 5 hours non-stop

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Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama denied circulating rumors that he will be singing a trio with Razan Moughrabi and Spanish international singer Julio Iglesias Junior

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Egyptian actress Muna Shalabi stressed that she does not mind taking part in works that require her to be in some ways seductive especially if the scene calls for it

January 1, 2004

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak on Thursday dismissed reports that his son, Gamal, would succeed him as the nation's leader.

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Israel has expelled a suspected Islamic Jihad activist from the West Bank to the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, Palestinian security officials said early Th

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Turkey’s Minimum Wage Commission announced on December 30, 2003 that next year’s minimum monthly wage has been set at 303 million Turkish liras ($215.4), the highest basic wage in five years.  “The go

December 31, 2003

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Israeli military police have recently arrested and questioned a soldier suspected of shooting British civilian Tom Hurndall in Rafah last April, the T

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Russia's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday that it was in touch with Egyptian authorities on the detention of five Russian students at an Islamic univer

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Amr Diab stressed that he was in shock to learn that many of his songs from his upcoming album were leaked to the black market and pirated copies are being sold on the streets for a price of only 10 E