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  • Etisalat gears for Egypt launch Open this result in new window
    AME Info - 13 minutes ago
    The Etisalat consortium which won a bid for Egypt's third mobile network licence will begin operations towards the end of Q1 2007, Gulf News reported. A spokesperson told the daily a contract would be signed on 21 August. The third licence includes a right to run both 2G and 3G networks.

  • Egypt: Months of Harassment Force Coptic Blogger to Censor Herself Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 14 12:25 PM
    Reporters Without Borders has condemned the months of harassment by the authorities in Qina (near Luxor, in central Egypt) that forced Hala Helmy Botros to close down her blog, Aqbat Bela Hodood (Copts Without Borders, http://halaelmasry.blogspot.com/ ), about the persecution of the Christian Coptic minority and to stop writing on this subject for other websites.

  • Ghana/Egypt: Al Ahly Hold Kotoko Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 14 1:43 PM
    THE OBUASI Len Clay stadium yesterday witnessed one of its finest games ever when two of the continent's most respected clubs, Al Ahly of Egypt and Kumasi Asante Kotoko met.

  • Gushing gas in arid desert fuels cash flow for Egypt and Apache Open this result in new window
    BizJournals - Aug 13 9:49 PM
    A remote and desolate corner of Egypt's Western Desert is turning out to be a valuable asset for both Egypt and Apache Corp.

  • Egypt Praises Hizbullah Terrorist Guerillas Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Aug 14 5:27 AM
    (IsraelNN.com) Egypt's foreign minister has praised Hizbullah terrorist guerillas and blamed Israel for the escalating of the war following the attack on northern Israel July 12 and the kidnapping of two IDF soldiers.

  • Arab bourses advance, paced by Egypts Case Open this result in new window
    Gulf Times - Aug 14 3:33 AM
    LONDON: Egypts Case 30 Index advanced, paced by cigarette maker Eastern Co. Measures in Saudi Arabia and Jordan also rose, led by Al Rajhi Bank and Arab Bank Plc.

  • Egypt, Iran urges for immediate ceasefire in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Aug 13 5:25 PM
    Egypt and Iran called on Sunday afternoon for the full implementation of UN Security Council resolution on Lebanon and highlighted the importance of an immediate ceasefire and the withdrawal of Israeli troops there without any delay.

  • Cairo: Iran and Egypt call for Lebanon truce to be respected Open this result in new window
    Turks.US - Aug 13 9:19 PM
    Iran and Egypt called on Sunday for a UN-backed truce between Israel and the Shiite Islamic group Hezbollah to be respected, hours before the ceasefire agreement secured by UN chief Kofi Annan is to come into effect.

  • Pressure on Egypt to Curtail Relations with Israel Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Aug 13 4:27 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) Public pressure in Egypt, particularly from groups opposed to President Hosni Mubarak, has been intensifying to persuade the Egyptian government to curtail formal relations with Israel.

  • Iran's FM in Egypt for talks Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Aug 13 7:25 AM
    Egypt - Iran - Mottaki Iran's Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki arrived in Iskandariyah, Egypt, Saturday night to hold talks with senior Egyptian officials.

  • Posted: 15-08-2006 , 02:50 GMT Open this result in new window
    Al Bawaba - 1 hour, 43 minutes ago
    Egyptian Parliament member Radi, from the Islamists party, has withdrawn his request that Egypt ban both Lebanese singers Haifa Wahbi and Nancy Ajram from holding any performances in Egypt.

  • Quiet as Markets Digest Reports Open this result in new window
    Ag Report - Aug 14 8:18 AM
    CHICAGO - Aug 14/06 - SNS -- International agriculture commodity markets are starting the week on a relatively quiet note, though Egypt and Taiwan were active over the weekend, buying wheat, corn and soybeans.

  • Egypt's heavy metal scene emerging Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 12 7:50 PM
    The music was loud and the tattooed fans were wild, dancing and swaying in flashing strobe lights to the crashing sounds of heavy metal songs. Suddenly, the music stopped. The band leader grasped the mike and announced: "It's prayer time."

  • Gaza border crossing to Egypt opens briefly Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 11 7:33 AM
    The border crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt opened for a second straight day for humanitarian cases, after weeks of closure, but was shut early again.

  • Israel destroys tunnel from Egypt to Gaza, suspect it was used for arms smuggling Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Aug 12 7:17 AM
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - The Israeli army said Saturday it found and destroyed a tunnel used for arms smuggling between Egypt and the Gaza Strip. The tunnel was more than 150 meters (yards) long and opened into a chicken coop on the Gaza side, the army said.

  • US treachery and UN apathy Open this result in new window
    Gulf News - Aug 14 4:23 PM
    The next time the UN Security Council needs to come up with a resolution it should get in touch with me. My building's watchman and his streetwise pals from Upper Egypt could cobble together a far more effective ceasefire than that contained in Resolution 1701.

  • Egypt's Intl Pharm Indus 1H Profit +29% To EGP95.5 Mln Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Aug 14 7:04 AM
    In the year to June 30, the company said net profit was 95.5 million Egyptian pounds ($16.6 million), against EGP73.9 million a year earlier. EIPICO produces about 200 different drugs, a third of which are under license from international firms.

  • Egypt calls for immediate Israeli ceasefire Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Aug 12 3:47 AM
    CAIRO - Egypt on Saturday said Israel should immediately observe a ceasefire following the adoption of UN Security Council resolution calling for a halt to hostilities between Israel and Hezbollah.

  • Faisal Islamic Bank Of Egypt 1H Pft Down 2.2% To EGP35.4M Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Aug 14 7:03 AM
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  • LINKdotNET achieves CMMI level 3 Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Aug 14 4:29 AM
    LINKdotNET, the leading privately owned Internet service and solutions provider in Egypt and the Middle East, is proud to announce that it has successfully completed its appraisal for Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) level 3 Staged Representation, based on the SCAMPI CLASS A Appraisal Method, on the 29th of June, 2006.

  • News from around the web: Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 14 5:09 PM
    Daily Arab News about the Arabic world, Arabic news for Country by country news coverage. Politics, culture, recipes, book reviews, weather, sports, arts. Covers Egypt, Egyptian life, pyramids, Lebanon, Iraq, the Gulf, its oil, Arabian horses & camel races.

  • School referendum delayed Open this result in new window
    Asbury Park Press - Aug 14 1:19 AM
    Residents interested in helping to decide whether a 1,000-seat auditorium should be built between the district's middle and high schools, whether new classrooms should be built at New Egypt Primary School and whether the stadium field should be covered with all-weather turf will have until December to make up their minds.

  • If a Magazines List Doubles in Size, Is That Inflation? Open this result in new window
    New York Times - 19 minutes ago
    The paltry list of 50 has given way to 100, the number atop this years Peoples Most Beautiful People, the annual Time 100, the Maxim Hot 100 and the new Esquire 100.

  • Misr Cement Co. 1H 06 Profit Up 81.6% To EGP120.5 Mln Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Aug 14 7:04 AM
    CAIRO (Zawya Dow Jones)--Egypt's Misr Cement Co. Misr Cement Co. said Monday profit for the first half was up 81.6%.

  • Egyptian FM stresses Iran's N-right Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Aug 13 11:10 PM
    Egypt - Iran - Nuclear issue Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul Gheit on Sunday acknowledged Iran's right to access nuclear energy for peaceful purposes.

  • Tourism's 'huge potential' Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Aug 14 3:34 AM
    Against a backdrop of escalating violence in the region, the number of tourists visiting Egypt continued to grow by two per cent during the first half of this year.

  • Ten Infiltrators Caught Along Israel-Egypt Border Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Aug 13 10:27 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) IDF troops caught ten persons who had infiltrated into Israel from the Egyptian border. The ten persons are suspected of entering Israel to work illegally. An Egyptian, who brought the suspects across the border was injured by IDF gunfire in the incident.

  • Horton makes late charge Open this result in new window
    The Trenton Times - Aug 13 9:12 PM
    NEW EGYPT -- Other drivers have found out the hard way that once Jimmy Horton is on a roll, he's extremely hard to hold off. So it was Saturday night at New Egypt Speedway when he caught Sam Martz on the last lap of the 30-lap modified feature that shared top billing with the URC sprint cars.

  • All Terror Roads Lead To Pakistan Open this result in new window
    Investor's Business Daily via Yahoo! News - Aug 14 4:00 PM
    Allies: Islamabad was quick to trumpet its help in foiling the sky terror plot. And by all accounts, it deserves some praise. But such cooperation seems to occur only when the West gets wind of another Pakistan-based plot.

  • Al Ahly hold Kotoko Open this result in new window
    The Ghanaian Chronicle - Aug 14 3:33 AM
    From Albert Nana Asante, Obuasi. | Posted: Monday, August 14, 2006 THE OBUASI Len Clay stadium yesterday witnessed one of its finest games ever when two of the continents most respected clubs, Al Ahly of Egypt and Kumasi Asante Kotoko met.

  • Mideast peace vulnerable to provocations Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 14 1:03 PM
    With no clear cease-fire line, any village or hilltop in southern Lebanon is a potential flash point that could bring down the truce between Israeli troops and Hezbollah fighters.

  • Rockin' In The Islamic World Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Aug 13 4:51 AM
    Nine years after a government crackdown amid allegations of satanic worship, Egypt's heavy metal scene is making a comeback in the conservative Muslim society.

  • John L. Bull, 92, an Ornithologist, Dies Open this result in new window
    New York Times - 40 minutes ago
    John L. Bulls definitive guidebooks to New York State birds led a generation of birders into the woods.

  • Top 10 places to river cruise abroad Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 14 10:34 AM
    Considering a river cruise abroad?

  • Central Bank of Egypt leaves rates unchanged Open this result in new window
    Gulf News - Aug 11 3:52 PM
    Cairo: The Central Bank of Egypt said yesterday it was leaving unchanged at 8 and 10 per cent the overnight lending and borrowing rates which set a corridor for the interbank overnight market.

  • Piraeus Bank Egypt Piraeus Bank Egypt Piraeus Bank Egypt Piraeus Bank Egypt Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Aug 13 3:34 AM
    said Sunday that its net profit for the first half soared to 13.4 million Egyptian pounds ($2.3 million), compared with EGP3.5 million a year earlier.

  • Calyon Bank Egypt Calyon Bank Egypt Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Aug 13 3:33 AM
    The bank said profit was 35.3 million Egyptian pounds ($6.1 million) compared with EGP19.5 million in the first half 2005. The bank is capitalized at EGP500 million.

  • Gaza-Egypt border crossing opens briefly Open this result in new window
    The Daily Star Lebannon - Aug 11 11:29 AM
    The border crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt briefly opened Friday in order to accommodate humanitarian cases, the European Union Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM) said. The crossing - Gaza's only gateway to the world that bypasses Israel - was open for less than three hours.

  • Ahly and Kotoko in stalemate Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 13 10:09 AM
    Ahly of Egypt and Ghana's Asante Kotoko battle to a goalless draw in the African Champions League.

  • Gaza border crossing to Egypt opens briefly Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News - Aug 11 4:57 AM
    The border crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt briefly opened in order to accommodate humanitarian cases, the European Union Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM) said.

  • Gaza-Egypt border reopens, but briefly Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 10 7:56 AM
    Israel ordered the Gaza-Egypt border crossing closed just hours after it was partially opened for the first time in weeks, European Union and Palestinian officials said Thursday.

  • Ancient tomb may be discovered in Egypt Open this result in new window
    ABC 7 Chicago - Aug 11 9:11 AM
    Just months after archaeologists gleefully clamored over the first tomb to be found in Egypt's Valley of the Kings since 1922, there may be another.

  • Iran call for world to respect UN Lebanon truce Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Aug 13 5:45 PM
    LONDON, August 14 (IranMania) - Iran and Egypt called for a UN-backed truce between Israel and Lebanese movement Hezbollah to be respected, hours before the ceasefire agreement secured by UN chief Kofi Annan was to come into effect, AFP reported.

  • Egypt cops clash with pro-Hezbollah marchers Open this result in new window
    Independent Online - Aug 11 12:13 PM
    Clashes have erupted outside Cairo's most renowned mosque in Egypt as police tried to prevent worshippers from marching in support of the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah.

  • Mubarak urges Iran to help war-battered nation Open this result in new window
    Gulf News - Aug 13 2:38 PM
    Cairo: Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak has told the visiting Iranian foreign minister that his government should help in world efforts to bring stability back to war-battered Lebanon, Egyptian official media reported yesterday.

  • Gaza border crossing to Egypt opens briefly Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Aug 11 8:02 AM
    GAZA CITY - The border crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt opened Friday for a second straight day for humanitarian cases, after weeks of closure, but was shut early again, officials said.

  • Gaza-Egypt border reopens after weeks Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 10 5:14 AM
    The Gaza-Egypt border was partially reopened Thursday, allowing hundreds of people stuck in Gaza to leave after weeks of closure during Israel's military offensive in the coastal strip, a spokeswoman for European border monitors said.

  • MJ Rosenberg: Diplomacy Speaks Louder than Arm-Chair Generals Open this result in new window
    HuffingtonPost - Aug 14 1:33 PM
    Not surprisingly, the horrific war with Hezbollah has not led the far right to have any second thoughts about its worldview. On the contrary, it has confirmed its view that negotiations with Arabs are always a bad idea. Overlooked, again not surprisingly, is that if it wasn't for the successful negotiations of the past several decades, Israel's situation would be infinitely worse. Imagine

  • All Terror Roads Lead To Pakistan Open this result in new window
    Investor's Business Daily via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 14 4:00 PM
    Commentary from Investor's Business Daily

  • Three killed in Gaza on eve of pullout anniversary Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 14 4:20 AM
    Three Palestinians have been killed by Israeli tank fire as the military pressed on with its offensive on the Gaza Strip a year after it began a historic pullout from the impoverished territory.

  • Bin Laden and deputy: Are they in command? Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Aug 14 8:32 AM
    Like some terrorist version of broadcast pundits, Osama bin Laden and Ayman al-Zawahiri address the world by video or audio every few weeks, exhorting their followers to jihad, taunting their enemies and offering sometimes grandiose commentary on current events.

  • Mubarak calls for immediate cease-fire in Lebanon based on UNSC resolution Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Aug 13 9:55 AM
    Egypt - Iran - Mottaki Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in a meeting with Iran's Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki on Sunday called for the need to establish immediate cease-fire in Lebanon and implement the United Nations Security Council resolution.

  • Iran's FM briefs reporters on his talks with Egyptian officials Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Aug 13 8:55 AM
    Egypt - Iran - Mottaki Iran's Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki on Sunday briefed reporters on the outcome his meeting with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul Gheit.

  • Israel Closes Gaza-Egypt Border Crossing Open this result in new window
    Muslim American Society - Aug 11 8:37 AM
    GAZA CITY , Gaza Strip Israel ordered the Gaza-Egypt border crossing closed just hours after it was partially opened for the first time in weeks.

  • Gaza-Egypt crossing reopens for humanitarian cases Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 10 3:09 AM
    The Rafah border crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt has reopened for humanitarian cases after a seven-week hiatus, officials at the terminal have said.

  • Arab League Criticizes U.N. Resolution Open this result in new window
    Journal Gazette & Times Courier - Aug 13 7:46 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt - Arab countries criticized a U.N. Security Council resolution for not clearly labeling Israel the main aggressor in the conflict with Hezbollah, but expressed cautious hopes that an end to the monthlong conflict could be nearing.

  • El-Ahly hold Kotoko Open this result in new window
    Ghanaweb.com - Aug 13 12:39 PM
    Obuasi, (Ash/R), Aug. 13, GNA -- Kumasi Asante Kotoko failed to consolidate their lead in Group A when they were held to a goalless drawn game by El-Ahly of Egypt in their MTN/CAF Champions League match played at the Obuasi Len Clay Sports stadium.

  • Orascom paces Egypt index fall Open this result in new window
    Gulf Times - Aug 11 8:45 AM
    CAIRO: Egypts main stock index fell on concern that share prices have surpassed prospects for earnings growth. Orascom Hotels & Development, the Middle Easts largest developer of leisure facilities, slid.

  • Why Bush embraces Israel's hard line Open this result in new window
    The Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! News - Aug 14 1:00 AM
    In the long history of US-Israel relations, President Bush may rank as one of the staunchest friends in the White House that the tiny Jewish state has ever had.

  • Lebanon conflict 'a proxy war' Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 14 9:26 AM
    Jonathan Marcus explains why the Lebanon conflict can be seen as part of a proxy war.

  • Hezb al-Shaitan, not Hezbollah! Open this result in new window
    Zaman Online - Aug 13 7:26 AM
    Governments known with their anti-Shiite views, especially Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and Jordan, are uneasy about Hezbollahs increasing popularity.

  • General Dynamics lands $34M contract to help Egypt Open this result in new window
    bizjournals.com via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 10 12:10 PM
    General Dynamics has won a $34 million contract to provide manufacturing assistance to Egypt for the production of a battle tank.

  • The Well Open this result in new window
    Houston Chronicle - Aug 12 10:55 PM
    Apache Corp. completed the sale of its 24.5 percent interest in China's producing Zhao Dong block to Australia-based Roc Oil Co. Ltd. for $260 million. Houston-based Apache has operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, the North Sea, Egypt, Australia and Argentina.

  • Ceasefire, but conflict not resolved Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 14 7:42 AM
    It is too early to say who will eventually emerge as the winners of the Lebanon war, says Paul Reynolds.

  • Posted: 15-08-2006 , 02:48 GMT Open this result in new window
    Al Bawaba - 1 hour, 43 minutes ago
    Prominent Egyptian actor Laila Elwi has denied recent circulating rumors that she was secretly married. If she were to marry she would proudly publicly announce it, said Laila.

  • How Booker list turned into an epic Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Aug 14 6:37 PM
    FIVE years ago the judges of the Booker Prize singled out Andrew OHagan for his debut novel ignoring previous winners Salman Rushdie and Roddy Doyle although they eventually gave the award to J. M. Coetzee.

  • A month later, there are few winners - but many different types of losers Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Aug 14 6:37 PM
    IN this month-long fight, there have been almost no winners, although many are jostling to claim that title. France has the best claim, followed by Israeli settlers on the West Bank and Binyamin Netanyahu, leader of the right-wing Likud Party.

  • Gaza-Egypt border reopens in one direction Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 09 11:07 PM
    The Gaza-Egypt border partially reopened Thursday, after weeks of closure during Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip, a spokeswoman for European border monitors said.

  • Barenboim's West-Eastern Divan Orchestra Faces Tense Times Open this result in new window
    Playbill Arts - Aug 14 3:44 PM
    Even the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, co-founded in 1999 by Daniel Barenboim and the Palestinian-American writer Edward Said (who died in 2003) as a gesture of unity between musicians in the troubled Middle East, is facing tense times during the current conflict between Hezbollah and Israel, reports the BBC.

  • Intelligence Officials Search for Links Between Al Qaeda?s Leaders and Latest Plot Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Aug 13 9:21 PM
    The arrests in Britain returned the spotlight to the top two leaders of Al Qaeda, who have evaded one of historys biggest manhunts.

  • Academics dish the dirt on UN's worst New York parking violators Open this result in new window
    Financial Times - 2 hours, 38 minutes ago
    Diplomats from countries with high levels of corruption, and those from countries that have a poor opinion of the US, are far more likely to commit parking violations in New York, according to a new study from Columbia and Berkeley Universities.

  • Gaza-Egypt Border Reopens, but Briefly Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Aug 10 7:18 AM
    Gaza-Egypt Border Reopens for a Few Hours, Allowing Hundreds Stuck in Gaza for Weeks to Leave

  • The coming earthquake Open this result in new window
    Salon.com - Aug 14 11:40 AM
    Having failed on the battlefield, Israelis question their leadership and their national direction.

  • Fallen peacekeepers remembered at memorial service Open this result in new window
    CBC via Yahoo! Canada News - Aug 14 10:50 AM
    Former peacekeepers, their families and supporters gathered in Calgary Sunday to pay tribute to Canadians who have died on peacekeeping missions and to those killed in recent weeks in Afghanistan.

  • Yemen Sent Cargo Of Medicines To Palestine Via Egypt Open this result in new window
    Bernama - Aug 10 7:45 PM
    SANA'A, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- A cargo of aids left Sana'a for al-Araish region, Egypt, on way for the Palestinian territories, Yemen News Agency (SABA) reported Friday.

  • Iran's foreign minister to visit Saudi Arabia Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 14 5:14 PM
    Iran's Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki, who is on a tour of the regional countries, is to arrive in Saudi Arabia on Monday evening to discuss and exchange views on bilateral ties and developments in the region, especially Lebanon situation.

  • Egyptian tomb digs up controversy Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Aug 13 3:32 PM
    Born from Napoleon Bonaparte's disastrous Egyptian military campaign, Egyptology has been marked by exciting discoveries, tedious spadework and controversy at every turn. The latest contretemps revolves around a suspected burial chamber perhaps located just outside the famed entrance to King Tut's tomb.

  • Egyptian FM stresses Iran's nuclear right Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 14 5:14 PM
    Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul Gheit on Sunday acknowledged Iran's right to access nuclear energy for peaceful purposes. His comments were heard at a joint press conference with Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki before winding up his visit to the Egyptian capital.

  • (AFX UK Focus) 2006-08-11 08:14 GMT: Premier Oil says Al Amir-2 well in Egypt being plugged, abandoned Open this result in new window
    Interactive Investor - Aug 11 12:45 AM
    LONDON (AFX) - Premier Oil PLC said it has plugged and abandoned the Al Amir-2 well in Egypt.

  • CA demonstrates regional leadership by investing in a three month training program for its partners in the Middle East Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Aug 13 3:44 AM
    CA (NYSE: CA), one of the world's largest IT management software companies recently conducted a series of successful training sessions in Dubai and Egypt, aimed at educating its regional partners across several CA solutions.

  • Mubarak talks to Seniora, orders helping reconstruct electric grid Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 14 5:10 PM
    Egypr's President Hosni Mubarak yesterday received a telephone call from Lebanese Prime Minister Fouad Seniora in the framework of continuing consultations on halting the Israeli aggression and putting into effect the security resolutions No. 1701.

  • Premiership ones to watch Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 14 4:05 AM
    Ten newcomers to watch out for in the Premiership this season

  • Today's Headlines: Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 14 5:04 PM
    We are looking for sales & marketing representatives in different countries. Apply now! Israel is supported by inhumanity Israel has shown its face to the world as a brutal entity, devoid of humanity.

  • Third operator dials in from Gulf Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Aug 13 2:33 AM
    August 2006 After months of anticipation, an open bid on July 4 intimated the future of Egypt's mobile telecommunication network and if the reactions on the faces of senior government officials were anything to go by, it would be a good one.

  • Lebanon- Israel ceasefire violated by Israel Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 14 5:09 PM
    Israeli forces killed a combatant of Islamic Resistance, military wing of Hizbullah, in southern Lebanon today, violating the first clause of UN Security Council Resolution 1701 which calls for stopping war and hostile actions.

  • Forward.com Open this result in new window
    Forward - Aug 14 4:08 PM
    WASHINGTON After British authorities broke up a plot to blow up 10 trans-Atlantic passenger planes, President Bush declared that America is at war with Islamic fascists. Al Jazeera took it from there.

  • Hezbollah, Hamas wage proxy war in Mideast Open this result in new window
    The Pueblo Chieftain - Aug 13 5:08 AM
    Richard Hallock is a retired Army officer, educator and business consultant living in Pueblo West. The Middle East is once again in deadly turmoil. It has been teetering on the edge since the early '70s, when Israel last whipped its Arab neighbor attackers - both sides poised for war. Since then neighbor governments - Egypt, Syria and Jordan - have decided that discretion, in this

  • Gazans see no end to Israeli occupation a year after pullout Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 13 3:31 PM
    "We had the withdrawal, but we don't have freedom." One year after Israel began its historic Gaza Strip pullout, Palestinians are bitter that the end of Jewish settlements never brought an end to occupation.

  • Electronics dealers at Souq Harraj lament declining sales Open this result in new window
    The Peninsula - Aug 14 4:47 PM
    DOHA Falling prices of electronics and home appliances combined with the offer of easy installments by showrooms is slowly but steadily sounding the death-knell for dealers in the second-hand market, commonly called Souq Harraj.

  • Manteca family on a mission Open this result in new window
    Manteca Bulletin - Aug 13 2:07 AM
    Terrorist hotbeds that travelers fear, such as Egypt and Syria? Theyve been there. Places that make headlines on a daily basis, such as Amman, Jordan and Beirut, Lebanon? Theyve called them home.

  • Arms tunnel destroyed Open this result in new window
    Gulf Times - Aug 13 1:31 AM
    The Israeli army said yesterday it had destroyed a tunnel used by Palestinian militants in the southern Gaza Strip to smuggle in weapons from Egypt.

  • From 'fat little kid' to Israel's worst nightmare Open this result in new window
    Knoxville News Sentinal - Aug 14 12:48 PM
    To Israel and many in the West, he's public enemy No. 1, head of an organization that President Bush says is on "the A-team of terrorists," the man running what Israelis call a "state within a state" in Lebanon, and posing a constant threat to Israel.

  • Tottenham look elsewhere after Neill snub Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Aug 14 3:51 PM
    TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR will have to renew their search for a right back after Lucas Neill, the Blackburn Rovers player who is wanted by several clubs as he enters the final year of his contract, decided against joining the North London side.

  • WiMax Ramps Up Open this result in new window
    Unstrung.com - Aug 14 3:07 PM
    As primary partners in the build-out of Sprint Nextel Corp. (NYSE: S - message board )'s planned nationwide WiMax network, Intel Corp. (Nasdaq: INTC - message board ) and Motorola Inc.

  • Raya makes platinum partner grade with Symantec Open this result in new window
    ITP.net - Aug 12 11:10 PM
    Egypt-based IT giant Raya has been named as a platinum partner for storage and security software giant Symantec. Gaining platinum partner status is recognition of Rayas impressive performance, expertise and customer satisfaction levels.

  • South Africa Bafana allow McCarthy to stay with Blackburn Open this result in new window
    FIFA - Aug 14 8:55 AM
    Striker Benni McCarthy has withdrawn from the South Africa squad for a friendly international in Namibia on Wednesday.

  • Iran's foreign minister to visit Saudi Arabia Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Aug 14 12:25 PM
    Iran - Saudi Arabia - Mottaki Iran's Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki, who is on a tour of the regional countries, is to arrive in Saudi Arabia on Monday evening.

  • Israel orders Gaza-Egypt border crossing closed just hours after opening it Open this result in new window
    WLUC TV 6 - Aug 10 8:21 PM
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip Just hours after it partially opened for the first time in weeks, Israel has ordered the Gaza-Egypt border crossing closed.

  • Israel orders Gaza-Egypt border closed just hours after it was opened Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - Aug 10 10:25 AM
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israel ordered the Gaza-Egypt border crossing closed Thursday afternoon, just hours after it was partially opened for the first time in weeks, EU and Palestinian officials said.

  • Gaza-Egypt border reopens, but briefly Open this result in new window
    Boston Globe - Aug 10 6:39 AM
    Israel has ordered the Gaza-Egypt border crossing closed just hours after it was partially opened for the first time in weeks, EU and Palestinian officials said Thursday.