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Egypt to turn off lights Saturday for 'Earth Hour' Cairo - The Egyptian Cabinet on Tuesday discussed arrangements taken to mark the global Earth Hour Saturday In recognition of Earth Hour, all Egyptian tourist attractions, including the Pyramids, ... Wednesday 22-03-2017 05:35 PM Azhari scholar launches anti-harassment initiative in Egypt Cairo - Ali Mohamed Al-Azhari, scholar at Al-Azhar University, revived the anti-harassment initiative called “Bashfulness” aiming to protect the society from sexual harassment, rape and the kidnap ... Wednesday 22-03-2017 11:49 AM "We Are Egyptian Armenians" screening in Cairo Few screening events of the Egyitan Independent film "We Are Egyptian Armenians" to be held this week in Cairo. The film will be screened at Zawya Zamalek on 28th March and at Ewart Hall - American ... Wednesday 22-03-2017 08:43 AM Celebrations underway on Luxor Chosen Capital of Arab Culture 2017 Tuesday 21-03-2017 05:20 PM Egypt wins 11 medals in Muay Thai amateur championship Tuesday 21-03-2017 03:16 PM Swedish embassy marks International Women’s Day in Upper Egypt On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2017 and the celebration of the Year of Egyptian Women, a delegation from the Embassy of Sweden in Cairo and Sida, together with the UN, met with partners ... Monday 20-03-2017 09:46 AM Pictures: People in Upper Egypt mourned a deceased man with dance & drum music! Asyut – Marking the demise of an alleged man of God , a large funeral procession was held to accompaniment of drum music and Mizmar dance in almost unheard-of precedent in Egypt, according to ... Monday 20-03-2017 09:45 AM Vatican Pope to visit Egypt by the end of April Cairo - Vatican Pope Francis will embark on an official visit to Egypt by the end of April at an invitation from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi. The pope will visit the Azhar Sheikhdom for talks with ... Monday 20-03-2017 09:29 AM Egyptian ambassador to UN assembly: Islam is a pro-women religion par excellence Cairo - Ambassador Mervat El-Tallawy , Director-General of Arab Women Organization (AWO), stated that Islam is a pro-women religion par excellence and guaranteed them their full rights such as ... Sunday 19-03-2017 02:23 PM Q&A: When is it allowed to 'bribe' for employment? Cairo - On the official website of Egypt’s Fatwa House (Dar al-Ifta), Sheikh Ahmed Mamdouh, Secretary of the Fatwa House, received a question that reads: "Is it permissible to pay money to get a ... Saturday 18-03-2017 11:55 PM US Access English Scholarships awarded to 640 Egyptian students ASWAN - On Thursday, March 16, Adnan Siddiqi, the Minister-Counselor for Public Affairs, visited Aswan to welcome many of the 640 public high school students who are joining the Access Program, the ... Thursday 16-03-2017 04:34 PM Egyptian Rights activist calls for a new ministry for women's affairs on International Women’s Day Thursday 16-03-2017 03:25 PM Know world’s first woman ever to get her full political rights Berlin - Dr. Zai Farid, Director of the Egyptian Museum in Germany, stated that Egyptian Woman during Pharaoh civilization is historically proven to be the first woman ever in world’s history to ... Thursday 16-03-2017 03:25 PM First Arab Egyptian female captain flies Emirates Airbus A380 for International Women’s Day Dubai - Enough of the bad news! Here is a piece of real Arab women empowerment in practice rather than theory as we ring in the International Womens Day this week. With ... Thursday 16-03-2017 03:25 PM Egypt’s Mufti to detractors: Al-Azhar is a ‘fully independent body’ Cairo - Dr. Shawki Allam, Mufti of the ArabRepublic of Egypt, said that in the aftermath of both January 25th and June 30thRevolutions, it emerged to the scene other quasi-intellectual ‘societies’ ... Thursday 16-03-2017 08:01 AM