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Diversity of jurists’ views is nothing but ‘mercy to people’, says scholar Cairo – An Egyptian parliament member has described different viewpoints of Islam’s four great imams as “mercy from Allah”. Speaking to Egypt’s Youm7 news website on Thursday, Chairman of the ... Friday 23-06-2017 12:56 AM Salafi preacher blames girls’ indecent clothes for sexual harassment during Eid al-Fitr Cairo – A Salafi preacher has blamed girls’ inappropriate clothes for the high incidence of sexual harassment during Eid al-Fitr. Eid al-Fitr (festival of breaking of the fast) is an important ... Thursday 22-06-2017 10:31 PM Egypt's Women Council provides legal support to harassment victims Cairo - Egypt’s National Council for Women (NCW) announced Thursday that they will be operating a help center to receive harassment reports from women during the end of Ramadan feast. The head of ... Thursday 22-06-2017 09:47 PM No compromise in Egypt’s Nile water share, FM Spokesperson Cairo - Spokesperson of Egypts Foreign Ministry Ahmed Abu Zeid said, on his official Twitter account, that the security of Egypt’s share of Nile water is not subject to compromise. Abu Zeid’s ... Thursday 22-06-2017 06:26 PM Egyptian government approves presidential proposal extending state of emergency Cairo - Egypts government has approved President Abdel Fattah el-Sisis proposal to extend a national state of emergency for an additional three months, the cabinet said in a statement on Thursday. ... Thursday 22-06-2017 05:25 PM Minister: Egypt will receive second disbursal of IMF loan within 2-3 weeks Cairo - Egypt will receive the second disbursal of a $12 billion International Monetary Fund loan within two to three weeks, Finance Minister Amr El-Garhy told Reuters on Thursday. The $1.25 billion ... Thursday 22-06-2017 02:53 PM Immigration Minister: Women invited to attend "Egyptian Women Can" Conference Cairo - Immigration Minister Nabila Makram thanked President Abdel Fattah el Sisi for patronizing "Egyptian Women Can" Conference that will kick off next July 2nd to July 3rd. She added that the ... Thursday 22-06-2017 01:39 PM Egypt's PM: Government pays attention to education, scientific research Cairo - Prime Minister Sherif Ismail asserted, on Wednesday, that the Egyptian government is paying great attention to the file of education and scientific research, as being a cornerstone of the ... Thursday 22-06-2017 12:31 PM Egypt’s Foreign Ministry follows killing of a citizen in U.S Cairo - Egypt’s Foreign Ministry is following up the kidnapping and killing of an Egyptian national in the United States, Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said on Tuesday. In a statement, ... Wednesday 21-06-2017 10:40 PM Muslim Council of Elders condemns France terror attacks Cairo - Egypt’s Muslim Council of Elders, chaired by Al-Azhar’s Grand Imam Ahmed al-Tayeb, strongly condemned the terrorist attack that took place in Farance’s Champs-Elysées. The council ... Wednesday 21-06-2017 10:28 PM Al-Tayeb: Draft of anti-hatred law referred to presidency Cairo - Grand Imam of Egypt’s Al-Azhar Ahmed Al-Tayeb revealed on Wednesday that the new anti-hatred draft law has been referred to presidency to be considered. Al-Tayeb added, in his speech ... Wednesday 21-06-2017 08:16 PM El-Sisi lauds Egyptian people’s understanding of economic reform decisions Cairo - President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi praised the Egyptian peoples awareness and understanding of decisions taken by the government in the framework of the economic reform program, presidential ... Wednesday 21-06-2017 03:04 PM Egypt's constitutional court temporarily halts all verdicts on islands transfer deal Wednesday 21-06-2017 01:31 PM Sisi reviews measures to meet people's needs ahead of end of Ramadan feast Cairo - President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi reviewed on Tuesday the governments measures to meet the peoples needs, maintain the availability of commodities and foodstuff and control the market prices ... Wednesday 21-06-2017 01:06 AM Egypt’s Fatwa House attacks 'Liberal' mosque allowing gender-mixed prayers Tuesday 20-06-2017 08:24 PM