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Culture Minister: Even Mubarak opposes presidential inheritance

“We all stand against the inheritance of power, including President Hosni Mubarak himself,” Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni said this...

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Culture Ministry postpones Cairo International Book Fair

The Ministry of Culture Thursday postponed the 43rd Cairo International Book Fair from 26 January until 29 January. The ministry...

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Abassiya Psychiatric Hospital declared 'historic landmark'

Abassiya Psychiatric Hospital building was classified as a “historic landmark” by the committee of experts in Islamic and modern monuments...

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Egyptian literati reiterate refusal to normalize relations with Israel

At a conference held this week, prominent Egyptian literary figures reiterated their rejection of normalized relations with Israel, calling on...

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Star of David drawings found on walls of Egyptian temple

A group of tourists are believed to have drawn red Stars of David on the walls of the Seti I...

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Tour guides shun new Egyptian Museum souvenir center

The Egyptian Museum souvenir center, which opened last week, made LE100,000 in revenues on Friday, up from LE50,000 on Thursday,...

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Culture Minister: Museum of Civilization to open doors next September

President Hosni Mubarak will inaugurate Egypt's new Museum of Civilization in September of next year, Minister of Culture Farouk Hosni...

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Culture minister denies barring entry for US author

Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni has dismissed allegations that he personally denied Raymond Stock, a US author and translator, entry...

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Culture Ministry solicits bids for Grand Egypt Museum's final stage

The Ministry of Culture solicited bids on Thursday from four specialized companies that had won an international competition for carrying...

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ElBaradei calls for boycotting presidential elections

Egyptian voters should boycott next year’s presidential elections, said Mohamed ElBaradei, former International Atomic Energy Agency Director, in a video...

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Euro-Mediterranean Rights Network: Europe must break silence on Egypt election fraud

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Group demanded Friday that the European Union take a strong stance against election fraud in Egypt....

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Antiquities czar: 'Gospel of Judas' won’t be displayed in museums

The so-called "Gospel of Judas," which US authorities handed over to Egypt in July, will not be displayed in any...

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Boutros Ghali: Egypt's development makes America safer

Finance Minister Youssef Boutros-Ghali wrote that Egypt's political future "has become a hot topic in Washington as parliamentary and presidential...

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Egypt ranks 101 in the Human Development Report

Egypt ranks as a medium development country, coming 101 out of 169 countries on the human development index, the United...

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