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Diplomat: Egypt continues efforts for boosting human rights Niamey - The Head of the Foreign Ministrys human rights sector Wael Nasr Eddin said, on Sunday, that Egypt will continue efforts to boost human rights despite the challenges of terrorism, growing ... Monday 15-05-2017 06:11 PM Egyptian team adds 5 new medals at 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Baku - The national karate team, on Sunday, collected five new medals on the second and last day of the karate competitions of the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, currently taking place in Baku, ... Monday 15-05-2017 03:42 PM El-Sisi: Egypt 'in a race' to provide essential goods at affordable prices Qena (Upper Egypt) - Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said on Sunday that the state is "in a race against time" to provide citizens with essential consumer goods at affordable ... Sunday 14-05-2017 07:43 PM Al-Azhar forms committee to draft bill to fight hatred, violence Cairo - Al-Azhar Grand Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb has decided to form a committee to draft a bill to fight hatred and violence under the cloak of religion, state-run MENA reported In a statement on ... Sunday 14-05-2017 04:06 PM Egypt's Defense Minister witnesses live ammunition drills Raad 27 Cairo - Defense and Military Production Minister Sedqi Sobhi met on Thursday with a number of army personnel participating in the largest live ammunition drills Raad 27 in the Western Military Zone. ... Saturday 13-05-2017 01:20 AM Mamish approves signing of framework agreement with Chinese alliance Ismailia (Egypt) - Chairman of the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) Mohab Mamish approved the signing of a framework agreement with a Chinese alliance, comprising the African-Chinese funding ... Friday 12-05-2017 11:16 PM Press syndicate head: 'Hurting judiciary’s prestige' is a preposterous charge against journalist Cairo – Journalist Abdul Mohsen Salama, Egypt’s Press Syndicate Head, said that he respects the judiciary and its decisions. Yet, he said that there is no such thing as being charged with ... Friday 12-05-2017 03:24 PM Islamic Research Center: Salem Abdel Jalil’s statements are not fatwas but incitement to corruption Friday 12-05-2017 01:27 PM Draft bill regulating Fatwa garners support of various Islamic schools Cairo - The law of Fatwa Control (Tanzeem Al-Fatwa), that has been approved and ratified by the Egyptian Parliament’s Religious Affairs Committee, is being widely supported now by religious circles. ... Friday 12-05-2017 01:27 PM Egyptian Cleric’s controversial statement on Christians ends his media and preaching career The “Christians are unbelievers” was the single statement that tremendously backfired on him, ending his media and preaching careers. Sheikh Salem Abdul Jalil admitted and defended his statements, ... Friday 12-05-2017 01:27 PM Parliamentary delegation to Al-Azhar: We reject amendments that compromise Al-Azhar’s full independence Thursday 11-05-2017 04:05 PM Photos: Egypt's military spokesperson discusses 'People’s Army' book Cairo - Delta House for Publication in Egypt organized a seminar to mark the publishing of " People’s Army: Full Story" in cooperation with the High Council of Culture to discuss the different ... Wednesday 10-05-2017 01:16 PM Egypt will not cancel religion classes at schools Cairo— In Egypt, some have called for an end to religion classes at public (state-owned) schools (in which Christians and Muslims pupils and students are segregated), and for an end to the practice ... Wednesday 10-05-2017 01:16 PM Abou Hamed: Amendments to Al-Azhar law are not offensive Cairo - Egypts MP Mohamed Abou Hamed stated that the draft he submitted to amend the law of the organization of Al-Azhar is in no way offensive to Al Azhar or to the Grand Imam Dr. Ahmed El Tayib. ... Wednesday 10-05-2017 01:16 PM Military spokesperson: Large amounts of explosives seized in Rafah, Sinai Wednesday 10-05-2017 01:16 PM