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Egypt's UNESCO candidate honored in Tunisia Tunis - Egypts candidate for the post of UNESCO director general Mushira Khattab was awarded the Fatima Fihriya Prize in Tunisia on Sunday, Middle East News Agency reported. The prize is a tribute ... Monday 01-05-2017 02:34 PM Mohamed Mounir to Pope Francis: Your visit increased Egypt's holiness Cairo - Famed Egyptian singer and actor Mohamed Mounir thanked Pope Francis, Pope of the Vatican, for his historic visit to Egypt, stating that his presence has made Egypt more blessed and holier ... Sunday 30-04-2017 01:20 PM German archaeologist supports Khattab for UNESCO Director General post Berlin - Head of the Egyptian Museum in Leipzig, Dishrich Rao , expressed his support for Egyptian ambassador Moushira Khattab as Egypt’s 2017 nominee for UNESCO director-general, and stressed that ... Saturday 29-04-2017 10:35 PM Today: Pope Francis to hold Mass in Cairo military stadium Cairo - Pope Francis celebrates a Mass in a military stadium on Saturday, the last of a two-day visit to Cairo where he has called for leaders of all faiths to reject religious violence and denounce ... Saturday 29-04-2017 01:49 AM Developing story: More security measures in Cairo ahead of Pope Francis visit Cairo - (all times local): 12:15 p.m. In Zamalek, an upscale neighborhood on a Nile River island where Pope Francis will overnight in Cairo, streets that will be used by the pontiffs motorcade have ... Saturday 29-04-2017 01:47 AM More tourists visiting Dahab, Saint Catherine in Sinai Cairo - A daily update by Egypts State Information Service showed that more numbers of tourists have visited historical and attraction spots in Southern Sinai. As many as 923 tourists of different ... Saturday 29-04-2017 01:46 AM Illiteracy root cause of extremism, says Egyptian minister Thursday 27-04-2017 11:59 PM Report: Pope supports El-Sisi's efforts to allow Christians more equality Cairo - Pope Francis is using his visit to Egypt next Friday to recognize efforts by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to allow Christians more equality in the country, US Today reported on ... Thursday 27-04-2017 11:59 PM Pope Francis: Pilgrim of peace in Egypt of peace Vatican City, April 27 - Pope Francis tweeted Thursday "tomorrow I will travel to an Egypt of peace as a pilgrim of peace", on the eve of his two-day apostolic journey to Egypt. The message on ... Thursday 27-04-2017 09:32 PM What they said on Papal visit to Egypt: Peace and Coexistence Cairo - “The message will be one of solidarity, both within the Christian community, but as importantly, across Muslim and Christian communities,” said Art Kirby , the country director for Catholic ... Thursday 27-04-2017 09:32 PM Egyptian artist paints church murals, unfazed by attacks Thursday 27-04-2017 01:32 PM Egypt: International conference on peace to kick off shortly Just in: Participants have begun to enter the hall where the International Conference on Peace in Cairo is being held. The conference is sponsored by Al-Azhar in Cairo, Egypt. It is ahead of Pope ... Thursday 27-04-2017 11:28 AM Why UK tourists should consider going to Egypt for vacation Although Egypt has been troubled, most of the popular tourist spots have remained largely undisturbed and are not listed as off-limits by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). While North ... Thursday 27-04-2017 09:13 AM In pictures: Bullets of ISIS turned into sculptures Thomas Jaeckel Gallery in New York will present on 6 May a selection of plaster cast sculptures created by British artist Piers Secunda. Saturday 22-04-2017 11:17 PM Egypt’s Mufti about social media networks: 'Trust but verify first' Cairo— Dr. Shawki Allam, Egypt’s Grand Mufti, gave a salutary advice to young Egyptians that they must verify news and information they come across in cyberspace. Majority of young Egyptians daily ... Saturday 22-04-2017 08:00 PM