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Official: Cinema is a powerful technique for Egypt's tourism promotion Cairo - Chairperson of the Tourism Promotion Authority (TPA) Hisham El-D eme ry met with Farouk Sabri, President of the Chamber of the Egyptian Film Industry, to discuss the film industry in ... Tuesday 23-05-2017 07:31 PM Egyptian Minister of Culture: Radical groups all stem from the Muslim Brotherhood Cairo- Journalist and Minister of Culture, Helmi El Namnam stated that ISIS and other terrorist radical groups are all subsidiaries of the Muslim Brotherhood and that ISIS is the natural outcome of ... Tuesday 23-05-2017 07:30 PM Islamic preacher: Female 'provocative' clothing does not justify sexual harassment Cairo - Prominent Islamic preacher Emad Refaat denied the validity of the fatwa circulated by some self-proclaimed preachers on social media sites claiming that “There is no penalty in Islam for ... Tuesday 23-05-2017 12:40 AM World Sufi Federation calls for cancelling Ramadan charity banquets Cairo – In a statement directed towards all religious institutions especially Al Azhar, the World Sufi Federation called for cancelling Ramadan charity banquets (free meals offered to people who ... Monday 22-05-2017 10:44 PM The girl who refuses to wear hijab in Egypt Cairo - A clip was circulated on social media websites of a televised interview debate an Islamic preacher and a female undergraduate student who defended her decision to stop wearing Hijab (head ... Monday 22-05-2017 08:23 PM New bill on documentation of verbal divorce in Egypt Cairo - Members of the religious committee of the Egyptian House of Representatives have finalized drafting a new bill that requires the documentation of verbal divorce within a specified period, ... Monday 22-05-2017 05:32 PM Egypt's Mufti’s Adviser calls for rational use of Facebook during Ramadan Cairo - Dr. Magdy Ashour, Egypt’s Grand Mufti’s Academic Adviser, called for rational use of social media networks, especially Facebook during the month of Ramadan, stressing the need that Muslims ... Monday 22-05-2017 05:32 PM U.S. and Egypt celebrate 70th anniversary of Fulbright Program Cairo – Expanding educational exchange between Egypt and the United States was the focus of a May 21 event hosted by the Binational Fulbright Commission in Egypt (BFCE) to mark the 70th anniversary ... Monday 22-05-2017 05:32 PM Egypt Presidential Adviser: Muslims should deal tolerantly with Christians Cairo - Presidential Adviser for Religious Affairs Osama Al Azhary participated in the Sufi celebrations of the night of the half of Shabaan in Cairo’s Mosque of Sayeda Zeinab. He said, ... Monday 22-05-2017 02:13 AM Egyptian dancer to host a 'religious' show next Ramadan CAIRO – Controversial Egyptian dancer Sama El-Masri has reportedly announced that she has signed a contract with a satellite channel to host a serious ‘religious or didactic program’ during the ... Monday 22-05-2017 02:11 AM Minister: 2017 is the year of archaeological discoveries in Egypt Sunday 21-05-2017 12:57 PM Al-Bawaba News holds seminar in tribute to late Egyptian thinker El-Sayyid Yassin Cairo - Dr. Abdel Rehim Ali, Member of Parliament, Editor-in-Chief of Al-Bawaba News, said: “Everyone at least has learned something from the late thinker and writer El-Sayyid Yassin, former ... Saturday 20-05-2017 07:02 PM Egypt republishes newspaper calling for'unveiling' women Cairo - The Egyptian Ministry of Culture issued the first volume of the newspaper Sofour (Unveiling) issued by the late great critic Abdel Hamid Hamdi a century ago that called for more ... Saturday 20-05-2017 07:02 PM Human Rights Council: Relationship with Egyptian government based on cooperation, not competition Cairo - Ambassador Mokhlis Kotb, Secretary General of the National Council for Human Rights stated that the council is an independent, national facility with the primary objective of advising the ... Friday 19-05-2017 07:27 PM Arab TV stakeholders to discuss media role in countering terrorism Cairo— Ambassador Haifa Abu Ghazaleh, Assistant-Secretary General of the League of Arab States, said that the world is witnessing a surge of terrorism at both the regional and international ... Thursday 18-05-2017 11:25 PM