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Sufi calls for vetting Egyptians returning from the Gulf for extremism Cairo - Sufi Orders Coalition mourned the tragic death of the fallen men from the army and the police who are putting their lives at stake for Egypt. The coalition called on the Egyptian state to ... Saturday 03-06-2017 02:33 PM Egypt's Interior Ministry: We monitor Facebook public pages, not people Cairo – The Egyptian Interior Ministry does not spy on people using Facebook, but only monitors the posts of public pages on the social network, said head of the ministry’s department for combating ... Saturday 03-06-2017 01:19 PM Coptic Synod designates 15 February annual day of contemporary martyrs Cairo - The Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church, chaired by Pope Tawadros II, decided on Friday to make 15 February “ an annual commemoration of all contemporary martyrs .", state-run MENA news ... Saturday 03-06-2017 03:52 AM Media body thanks Al-Azhar Grand Imam for suspending commercial on contaminated water Cairo - The Egyptian Higher Council for Media Regulation (HCMR) expressed thanks to the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Dr. Ahmed El-Tayeb for responding to the council’s request to suspend a TV commercial ... Saturday 03-06-2017 03:52 AM Fatwa exempting poor people from fasting in Ramadan “lacks explicit evidence”, says senior Muslim scholar Cairo- A member of the Egyptian Islamic Research Complex has severely lashed out at a fatwa, (a religious edict), permitting poor people not to fast in the holy month of Ramadan. In a phone call ... Saturday 03-06-2017 03:51 AM Azhar Grand Imam orders house renovation of needy woman in Upper Egypt Cairo - Al-Azhar Grand Imam Dr. Ahmed El-Tayeb issued directives on Friday, June 2, to renovate the house of a poor woman, who appeared in a TV commercial, suffering from the hardships of ... Friday 02-06-2017 02:46 PM Al-Azhar ready to train Muslim Swedish preachers on countering extremism Cairo - Al-Azhar Grand Imam Dr. Ahmed El-Tayeb expressed readiness to train Swedish preachers on countering extremism and to offer scholarships to Muslims in Sweden to study at Al-Azhar University ... Friday 02-06-2017 12:43 PM El-Sisi’s remarks on citizenship top Friday’s press headlines Cairo - Fridays newspaper stories and headlines in Egypt shed light on Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisis remarks on the state’s keenness to promote the principle of citizenship and ... Friday 02-06-2017 12:43 PM Job openings necessary to counter undocumented migration, Egyptian official says Cairo - Chairperson of Egypt’s National Coordinating Committee on Preventing and Combating Illegal Migration (NCCPIM), said that job opportunities with decent pay should be provided in order to face ... Friday 02-06-2017 01:06 AM Pope: Both Muslims, Christians constitute Egypt’s united fabric Egyptian army takes revenge for Christian martyrs Thursday 01-06-2017 09:07 PM Egypt defends new NGOs law in face of U.S. senators' accusations Thursday 01-06-2017 04:23 PM Azhar Grand Imam: Islam, Christianity religions of mercy, love Thursday 01-06-2017 02:45 PM Australian and New Zealand churches delegation expresses solidarity with Egypt against terrorism Cairo - A high level delegation from prominent Australian and New Zealand churches arrived in Cairo, for a short visit, on Tuesday May 30, from Lebanon.The delegation expressed their sympathy and ... Thursday 01-06-2017 03:41 AM Statement: 4 army personnel killed in Bahariya Oasis, Egypt Cairo - Four soldiers were killed today after an explosive belt went off during a combing operation in the western desert of Egypt. The army destroyed two vehicles of terrorists in El-Wahat ... Thursday 01-06-2017 03:41 AM Islamic research academy issued 38 thousand electronic fatwas Cairo - The official website of the Islamic Research Academy has received approximately 38,000 questions on different issues in just two years, with 14,000 questions in 2015 and 24,000 questions ... Wednesday 31-05-2017 10:17 PM