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Arab Contractors

Viewed from the sea, Sharm el-Sheikh’s Um al-Sid cliffs look idyllic. From the cobalt blue of the Red Sea, the water brightens to turquoise over reef formations that have made the stretch one of the world’s most famous diving locations. Green...

Within less than a week, three different yet similar articles were published in Egypt on belly-dance and belly-dancers, including both contemporary dancers (Safinaz being...

غلاف رواية عطارد للكاتب محمد ربيع

In the coming few weeks, Otared, a novel by author Mohamed Rabie, will be published in Arabic by Al Tanweer. Otared will follow Rabie’s first two novels, Kawkab Anbar (Amber Planet, 2010) and Amm al-Taneen (...

مبنى وزارة الداخلية

State Council passed a law on Saturday supporting a proposal by the Ministry of Interior to create a new division within Egypt’s police force, referred to as "community police."

The draft law would allow for civilians to join the...

Policemen at police academy

On October 5, the second day of the Eid Al-Adha holiday, nine policemen were referred to investigation in the city of Minya, two of them on charges of sexually harassing a woman, with the remaining seven accused of preventing the woman from...

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