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Australian couple's Walk Like an Egyptian video goes viral in Egypt Cairo - A Brisbane couple whose Walk Like an Egyptian holiday video went viral in Egypt is delighted they could give the countrys struggling tourist industry a shot in the arm, ABC and Radio ... Friday 21-04-2017 09:56 PM Schedule of Papal visit to Egypt released: Pope of peace in Egypt of peace Rome - According to Vatican Radio, Pope Francis will arrive in Cairo next Friday and spend the majority of his time there. The Vatican also released the official logo: The words " Pope of peace in ... Friday 21-04-2017 12:47 PM Al-Tayyib to Iraq Shia leader: Al-Azhar is Islam's melting pot Cairo— Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Sheikh Dr. Ahmed al-Tayyib, stressed the need of building greater mutual trust between Sunni and Shiite intellectuals by engaging in constructive dialogue that ... Thursday 20-04-2017 11:50 AM Ali supports Moushira Khattab for UNESCO Director General post Paris - Egyptian MP Abdel Rehim Ali, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Al-Bawaba Newspaper, met Egyptian ambassador Moushira Khattab – Egypt’s 2017 nominee for UNESCO Director General – and expressed ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 10:53 PM Your guide to the male-only stick dance in Egypt Cairo - Tahtieb , stick dance or cane dance is a traditional form of Egyptian folklore and martial art known in Southern Egypt for centuries. The word Tahtib comes ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 04:33 PM Egyptian artist wins UNESCO-Sharjah Prize Paris - Egyptian artist Bahia Shehab on Tuesday received the award of 14th Edition of the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture, Egyptian MENA reported today. The prize was awarded during a ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 01:44 PM Salafi leader risks suspension for religious fundamentalism Cairo — The tug of the ideological war between the Salafis and the Ministry of Religious Endowments and Affairs (al-Awqaf) has been reignited once again. On a number of satellite channels, Sheikh ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 04:30 AM Ancient tomb discovered in Luxor, Egypt Cairo - Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered more than 1,000 statues and 10 sarcophagi in an ancient noble’s tomb on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor. The tomb, discovered in the Draa Abul ... Tuesday 18-04-2017 03:43 PM 'Al Halal' play tours Egypt’s governorates to combat extremism Chairperson of Egypt’s Art House of Theatre Ismail Mukhtar decided to re-present the theatrical performance “Al Halal” during a tour inside a number of Egyptian governorates, including Port Said, ... Monday 17-04-2017 08:43 PM Intellectuals call for reforming Egypt’s Al-Azhar Cairo - Egyptian Islamic researcher Ahmed Abdou Maher blamed different state bodies, including Al-Azhar for the current increasing extremism witnessed in the country. Maher ... Monday 17-04-2017 09:54 AM ‘Are you a spinster?’: A poster campaign stirs controversy in Egypt Cairo - Susan El-Keliny, Chairperson of the media committee of the National Council for Women and Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Ain Shams University, has criticized a dubious campaign called, "Are ... Friday 14-04-2017 05:08 PM Al-Azhar University to allow mixed-gender classes Cairo - For the first time since its establishment, Al-Azhar University has announced it is set to be allowing mixed-gender classrooms in some university classes due to space and facility ... Thursday 30-03-2017 11:20 AM Al-Bawaba hounours Egypt's mothers Cairo - Al-Bawaba News Portal celebrated the country’s Mothers Day. In a big party took place in one of Cairo prestigious hotels, Abdul Rahim Ali, MP and founder of Al-Bawaba celebrated what ... Wednesday 29-03-2017 12:15 AM Al-Azhar among oldest Arab universities founded 1000 years ago Cairo - With regards to characterizing Arab colleges in respect of their dates of foundation, aspects may vary. Some say that the Cairo University is the oldest, as it was established in 1908. ... Tuesday 28-03-2017 11:45 PM Including Egypt: Record number of countries join Earth Hour Cairo - An unusual 187 countries and regions met up for WWFs Earth Hour on Saturday 25 March to make a platform for climate action. More than 3,000 historical locations turned off their lights and ... Tuesday 28-03-2017 11:41 PM