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The Pharaohs will hold camp in Alexandria for seven days ahead of the clash against Congo on 9 October in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers
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The Pharaohs will hold camp in Alexandria for seven days ahead of the clash against Congo on 9 October in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers
Egyptians stand on the shore as they wait for the recovery of bodies, during a search operation after a boat carrying migrants capsized in the Mediterranean, along the shore in the Egyptian port city of Rosetta on September 22, 2016. (Mohamed El-Shahed)
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Egypt's Minister of Manpower said 'Egypt is full of jobs' and urged young people not to migrate.

September 25, 2016

Zamalek Sporting Club's players celebrate after scoring a goal during the CAF Champions League semi-final between Wydad Athletic Club and Zamalek Sporting Club on September 24, 2016, in Rabat.
FADEL SENNA / AFP
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Party-pooper Stanley Ohawuchi scored a decisive goal nine minutes from time as Egypt's Zamalek reached their first African Champions League final in 14 years despite losing 5-2 at Morocco's brave Wydad Casablanca on Saturday following unexpected drama.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi waits for a meeting with Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the Palace Hotel on September 19, 2016 in New York. (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
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European representatives at the UN Human Rights Council meeting slammed the deterioration of human rights in Egypt.
Egyptian riot police are seen on patrol in Cairo. (AFP/File)
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Those arrested are said to belong to the Muslim Brotherhood and are accused of creating Egypt's financial crisis.
An ECESR economist argues that the same economic structural problems persist, and the IMF adopts more or less the same approach towards countries as it did back in 1991.   (AFP/File)
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The first in a series of policy papers from The Egyptian Center for Economic and Social Rights wonders whether lessons have been learned from the 1991 rescue package.
Miss Mexico having a fab time in Egypt. (Facebook)
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Miss Mexico full of praise for Egypt during sponsored visit.

September 24, 2016

Raneem El-Welily
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Egyptian squash players witnessed another victorious day on 23 September at the final matches of the 2016 Al-Ahram Squash Open.
Egyptian rescue workers arrive on a boat carrying bodies of migrants in Rosetta, Egypt, on Friday after a boat carrying migrants capsized in the Mediterranean. (AFP/File)
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The catastrophe highlights the ongoing migrant crisis in Europe, where citizens of war-torn nations are taking great risks to relocate to a safer country. Many of the migrants were from Syria, Yemen and Africa.
Sisi joins the ranks of people Trump approves of by being a 'fantastic guy who took control of Egypt.' (AFP/File)
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Trump praised Sisi's 'tough approach' to dealing with militants and extremists in Egypt.

September 23, 2016

Ali Farag
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The final matches of Al-Ahram Squash Open are all-Egyptian in the men and women’s competition. Ali Farag will play against Karim Abdel Gawad, while Nour El-Sherbiny will take on Raneem El-Welily in the final matches on 23 September.
Last year the Rafah crossing was closed for 344 days, but in 2016 it has been open more regularly, though still severely restricted. (AFP/File)
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Egypt opened the crossing on Sunday to allow pilgrims to return home after Eid al-Adha.
Egyptians stand on the shore as they wait for the recovery of bodies, during a search operation after a boat carrying migrants capsized in the Mediterranean, along the shore in the Egyptian port city of Rosetta on September 22, 2016. (AFP/Mohamed El-Shahed)
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Egyptian security forces have recovered nine more bodies after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants sank off the coast.

September 22, 2016

Farag Amer, head of the parliamentary committee, said that South Africa will be the only competitor to Egypt
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Parliament’s Youth and Sport Committee has asked the government to submit a bid for the 2028 Olympic Games.
The band’s line-up comprises Qais Raja (singer, songwriter and guitarist), Feras Arrabi (lead guitarist), Ahmad Al-Haj (bassist) and Saif Abu Hamdan (drummer). (Facebook/Random House)
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What will Cairo audiences make of Jordanian band Al Bait Al 3ashwae (Random House), who describe their style as experiment[ation] with the mystical and transcendental qualities of Sufi music"?
The conflicting regulations on wheat imports led to disturbances in the market as several shipments were rejected at the ports en route to Egypt. (File photo)
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Egypt has been forced to backtrack on its zero ergot wheat policy after the country's strategic reserves were "adversely affected".

September 21, 2016

Ahly youngster Ahmed Hamdy during the team's training (Photo: Ahly's official website)
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El-Badry said that he is happy to let Hamdi go on loan so that he would have more experience when he returns to Ahly
The grand prize for the competition is a national US comedy tour and $100,000. (Alhezbelcomedy.com)
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The Egyptian founder of Al Hezb El Comedy is up against comedians from 56 countries in Laugh Factory's Funniest Person in the World contest,!
Ruby is one happy mama with her one-year-old girl Teebah. (alsiasi.com)
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Is she that cute?
The happy couple in 2002. (YouTube)
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Loved up or trouble in paradise?
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi addresses the United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters, September 20, 2016 in New York City. (AFP/Drew Angerer)
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Egyptian President Sisi addressed the UN general assembly on a wide range of issues facing Egypt.
The actress posted a photo with an alleged tumor on her back! (Bitajarod)
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The actress posted a photo with an alleged tumor on her back!

September 20, 2016

Mahmoud 'Kahraba' Abdel-Moneim (Photo: Ahram)
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For the first time in nine months, Egypt's coach Hector Cuper called-up Ittihad of Jeddah winger Mahmoud 'Kahraba' Abdel-Moneim for next month's World Cup qualifier against Congo.
Les Rois Hurghada did not allow guests to drink alcohol and kept men and women separate. (TripAdvisor)
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The first hotel in Hurghada to abide by Islamic Sharia has shut down after only 30 months of operation.
The Egyptian-American actor said that his surprise win represented a move in the industry towards being as progressive as possible. (AFP/Kevin Winter)
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Rami Malek did his best to avoid soaking Jimmy Kimmel's suit with tears after picking up the Lead Actor gong at the Emmy Awards on Sunday. Aww!

September 19, 2016

Amal Mahmoud (Photo: sportakhbar.com)
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Egypt's medal-winning champions from the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics have decided to boycott the country's satellite TV channels due to their failure to broadcast their...
Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi speaking at a conference (AFP/File)
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Al-Ahram reported the supposed plot Sunday, but it seems fishy.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to meet with both Trump and Clinton during a visit to New York. (AFP/File)
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Egyptian officials said Sisi is keen to build diplomatic relations with both US presidential candidates.
The Commercial International Bank (CIB), Egypt’s largest listed bank, has banned withdrawal from all debit cards abroad and has set a purchasing limits depending on the type of card. (File photo)
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Egyptians studying and travelling abroad are feeling the squeeze from restrictions on foreign currency withdrawals, prompted by the ailing economy at home.
The 27-year-old designer has over six collections, with an impressive clientele where every fashion icon and actress in Egypt got styled in her sexy and sophisticated designs. (Instagram)
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Norine Farah Nominated to Represent Egypt in World Fashion Week Paris
Egypt's policy change on its wheat imports will hurt Russia, Egypt's number one wheat supplier. (File photo)
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Officials from Egypt's ministries of trade and agriculture will visit Russia to discuss Russia's ban on Egyptian agricultural products following the Egyptian policy change on wheat exports.
First time lucky? Rami Malek beat seasoned actors such as Kevin Spacey and Liev Shreiber for the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series award. (Valerie Macon)
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In his first Emmy win, the Mr. Robot star scored a victory for nerds everywhere - but Game of Thrones swept up almost everything else!

September 18, 2016

Egyptians check the wreckage of a train after it derailed near the village of Al-Ayyat in Giza on the southern outskirts of the capital Cairo, on September 7, 2016. (AFP/Stringer)
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The Railway Authority has vowed reforms to prevent future accidents.
Ahmed Abou Hashima (Photo: lahamag.com)
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An Egyptian businessman with close ties to general-turned-president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has submitted a bid for the broadcasting rights...
Journalist and rights activist Hossam Bahgat. (AFP/File)
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The court issued the ruling on Saturday accusing the defendants of illegally receiving foreign funds and using them to damage the country’s national security.
Mr. Robot will face stiff competition from Game of Thrones at this year's ceremony.  (AFP/Getty/Kevork Djansezian)
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Catch the red carpet glitz and starry speeches as your favorite TV stars compete for the Emmy Awards, live on OSN First HD!
The newly announced dates for signing the contracts comes following a series of delays. (File photo)
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The latest meeting between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia on the construction of the Grand Renaissance Dam will take place in Khartoum on September 19-20.
Air France -KLM will maintain its presence in the Egyptian capital, with Air France operating six weekly flights out of Paris. (Wikimedia Commons)
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KLM cited the foreign currency crisis as the reason behind the suspension, which takes effect from January 6, 2017.

September 17, 2016

The members were arrested from different areas in the vicinity of the stadium, on accusations of possessing forged match tickets and fireworks.
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Around 850 Ultras White Knights members received release orders after they were arrested on Friday ahead of a game against Moroccan club El-Wedad at Borg Al-Arab stadium in Alexandria, according to lawyer Tarek Al-Awady.

September 16, 2016

The media office of the Ministry of Interior wasn’t available for comment or clarification on the matter
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More than 40 Zamalek Ultras White Knights members were arrested ahead of a game against Moroccan club El-Wedad at Borg Al-Arab stadium in Alexandria.
The movie shows the inevitable threat any girl may experience while walking in the streets during the days surrounding Eid. (www.firstpost.com)
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The movie shows the inevitable threat any girl may experience while walking in the streets during the days surrounding Eid.
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, speaks at the United Nations Sustainable Development. (AFP/File)
10:48 GMT
El-Sisi is set to attend a number of meetings, including the Security Council’s summit on Syria and Libya, a meeting on migrants and asylum seekers, and an African leaders’ meeting on fighting climate change.

September 15, 2016

Egypt are now ranked seventh in Africa and third out of Arab countries
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Egypt are now ranked seventh in Africa and third out of Arab countries
Fatal crowd stampedes are also common due to the high number of people along the pilgrimage route. (AFP/File)
13:47 GMT
Over 80,000 Egyptian pilgrims are performing the hajj this year.
Tickling Giants, starring Egyptian funnyman Bassem Youssef and directed by Sarah Taksler, will also screen at LFF. (AFP/File)
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Mohamed Diab's 'Clash', Syrian director Hala Alabdalla's 'Besieged Like Me' and 'The Worthy' by Emirati director Ali Mostafa are some of the many Arab films that will screen at LFF 2016.

September 14, 2016

Did he really copy the 'Now You See Me' movie? (Facebook)
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Did he really copy the 'Now You See Me' movie?