Mostafa Madbuly
Cairo Eye: Will the great wheel of history keep turning?
“It is as if Cairo as a whole now is just a place under a bridge. Cairo’s levers are disintegrating"


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9 senior figures dismissed from Wafd Party in purge of opposition faction
Ousted member Abd Elaleem Dawood called the move “baseless” and “an act of political thuggery”
Form 10: Climbing the bureaucratic ladder to legalize homes in Egypt’s countryside
Mohamed Tarek | A 2019 law requires citizens to pay fines to reconcile with the state over building violations.
Q&A | Architect Ahmed Mansour on how one-size-fits-all urban planning, overpasses threaten Sayeda Aisha neighborhood’s history and organic structure
Mostafa Mohie | Areas of historic Cairo are again being cleared to make way for overpass expressways.
Amid human rights and foreign policy concerns, Egypt scrambling to reinforce US ties under Biden
Ehsan Salah and Sharif Abdel Kouddous | Foreign Ministry officials prepared a series of proposals intended to maintain the relationship.
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The worker’s rock bottom moment
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