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  • Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood slams leader's arrest Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 26 1:09 PM
    Egypt's main opposition group, the Muslim Brotherhood, denounced the government's "aggressive policy" the day after its secretary general and 16 other members were arrested in the latest clampdown.

  • Thousands of Palestinians cross Gaza-Egypt border Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - 2 hours, 38 minutes ago
    Thousands of Palestinians, stranded on both sides of Gaza-Egypt border crossing point, had crossed into Gaza and Egypt following a two-month closure, Palestinian Crossing Spokesman said on Saturday.

  • Egypt arrests top Muslim Brotherhood members Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 25 12:15 PM
    The secretary general of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, Mahmoud Ezzat, and 15 members of the opposition group were arrested north of Cairo, the organization's deputy chief told AFP.

  • Egypt moves 83-ton statue of Ramses II to new home Open this result in new window
    The Plain Dealer - Aug 26 5:16 AM
    Cairo, Egypt - Engineers on Friday moved the giant statue of Pharaoh Ramses II from a congested square in Cairo to its new home near the more peaceful Great Pyramids.

  • Statue of Egypt pharaoh rolls to new home Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 25 7:03 AM
    A massive statue of one of Egypt's greatest pharaohs, Ramses II, rolled through the streets of Cairo to a new home near the Pyramids on Friday to escape the corrosive pollution of its former spot in a crowded transit hub.

  • Egypt sets cement price cap Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Aug 25 11:44 PM
    The Trade and Industry Ministry in Egypt has introduced a price ceiling for bagged cement bought from factories, reported Reuters.

  • Mubarak: Egypt committed to genuine Arab solidarity Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 25 6:22 PM
    Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak has reaffirmed Egypt's commitment to its national obligations and keenness on Arab solidarity in the service of the nation's causes.

  • Gambia/Egypt: 5 Foreign-Based Players to Join U-23 Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 25 1:35 PM
    As Gambia U-23 team prepares to take on Egypt in the first leg of the Olympic qualifier match, 5 foreign-based players have been invited by the national football governing body, the Gambia Football Association to join the team in camp, Mr Seedy Kinteh, the President of the GFA told Observer Sports recently.

  • Egypt moves famous Ramses statue from downtown Cairo to near pyramids Open this result in new window
    Boston Herald - Aug 25 5:08 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt - Engineers on Friday moved the giant statue of Pharaoh Ramses II from a congested square in Cairo to its new home near the more peaceful Great Pyramids. Contractors moved the more than...

  • Kenya: Egypt Beats Pakistan As Top Tea Importer Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 25 7:36 AM
    Egypt has overtaken Pakistan as the key export market for the Kenyan tea, says the Tea Board of Kenya.

  • Egypt's Mubarak dismisses criticism Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 24 5:30 AM
    Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak lashed out at critics who have slammed his handling of the conflict in Lebanon as indecisive and slow.

  • Egypt's Al Ahli win with early four-goal blitz Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo!7 Sports - Aug 26 12:10 PM
    CAIRO, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Holders Al Ahli scored four goals in an opening 20 minute blitz to easily beat Asante Kotoko of Ghana in their African Champions League Group A match on Saturday and ease closer to a semi-final place.

  • Ahly goal blitz sinks Kotoko Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 26 12:09 PM
    Holders Ahly of Egypt beat Ghana's Asante Kotoko 4-0 in Group A of the Champions League in Cairo on Saturday.

  • Egypt Buys 5% More Wheat in 2005-06 Open this result in new window
    Ag Report - Aug 24 12:48 PM
    WASHINGTON - Aug 24/06 - SNS -- Egypt's total wheat purchases rose 5% in 2005-06, according to a recent report from the U.S. agricultural attache for the country, totalling 7,235,501 metric tons (MT).

  • Egypt minister admits railway problems Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 23 7:52 PM
    The transportation minister acknowledged serious problems in Egypt's railway system Wednesday amid intensifying public criticism over a train collision that killed at least 58 people and injured 140 others.

  • Lack of Vessels Hits Egypts Umrah and Haj Traffic Open this result in new window
    Arab News - Aug 24 4:11 PM
    JEDDAH, 25 August 2006 Egypts Tourism Minister Zohair Garanah has said that the Egyptian government has introduced six new vessels with an aim of increasing the number of ferries in the Red Sea traveling between the Kingdom and Egypt.

  • Gaza's border with Egypt reopens for one day Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 25 2:33 AM
    The Rafah border crossing, the Gaza Strip's sole gateway to the world bypassing Israel, has reopened for one day, Palestinian officials said.

  • Egypt: Egypt Donates Humanitarian Aid Worth $ 8mln Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 24 2:05 PM
    In response to current humanitarian crisis The Government of Egypt extended humanitarian assistance worth of seven million birr medical equipments for the flood victims in Dire Dawa and South Omo in the SNNPR.

  • Iran's deputy FM visits Cairo Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - 1 hour, 37 minutes ago
    Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Mohamed Reza Baqiri arrived in Cairo on Saturday on a two-day visit, Egypt's MENA news agency reported.

  • Egypt's Ramses Gets a New Home Among Pyramids Open this result in new window
    Voice of America - Aug 25 2:05 PM
    Engineers on Friday moved a 3,200-year-old statue of Ramses II. The pharonic statue had stood for more than 50 years in a congested square in downtown Cairo. Its new home will be at a tranquil spot next to the Great Pyramids. Thousands came out to watch the statue makes its 20 kilometer journey.

  • Egypt: Mbeki Extends Condolences to Russia, Egypt Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 24 9:06 AM
    President Thabo Mbeki has extended condolences to Russia and Egypt following disasters that left many people dead and many more injured there this week.

  • ?The Yacoubian Building? Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Aug 25 10:34 PM
    "It had been expected, of course, that he would play a leading political role in Egypt using his father's influence and wealth, but suddenly the Revolution erupted and everything changed."

  • Egypt to invest 1.5 billion dollars in rail network after accident Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 23 6:48 AM
    Egypt will earmark 8.5 billion pounds (1.48 billion dollars, 1.15 billion euros) to modernise its railway network, the transport minister has said, three days after a train crash killed 58 people.

  • Syria committed 'massacres' in Lebanon: Egypt press Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 23 4:13 AM
    Egypt state media have accused Syria of committing "massacres" in Lebanon, lashing out at Damascus in response to President Bashar al-Assad's recent criticism of Egypt.

  • Countryside Broker Inc. 706 R t. 539 New Egypt, N.J. 08533 609-758-3033 (next Open this result in new window
    Howell Tri Town News - Aug 24 9:22 AM
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  • Egypt moves giant Ramses statue Open this result in new window
    MSNBC - Aug 25 1:08 AM
    Engineers on Friday moved the giant statute of Pharaoh Ramses II from a congested square in downtown Cairo to its new home near the more peaceful Great Pyramids.

  • Palestinians try to blow up Egypt-Gaza border wall Open this result in new window
    Pravda - Aug 24 4:10 AM
    Palestinian militant group of approximately 50 members attempted to create another passage in the wall separating Egypt and Gaza. the group of masked men set off an explosive near the concrete border wall on Thursday, Palestinian security officials said.

  • Egypt's rail tragedy rallies critics Open this result in new window
    The Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! News - Aug 23 1:00 AM
    Outraged over a train crash Monday that killed at least 58 people and injured dozens, Egyptians demanded that the government overhaul the country's decrepit railway system, also calling for major improvements in Egypt's other transportation services.

  • Egypt terror victims get Denver rehab Open this result in new window
    Denver Post - Aug 25 1:41 AM
    Tom South and his wife, Betsy Lamberson, moved from Casper to Cairo two years ago to teach. Lamberson has a degree in Middle Eastern studies and speaks Arabic, and South figured the secular country would be a nice place "to introduce oneself to the Middle East."

  • Sunni cleric reaches out to top Shiite leaders Open this result in new window
    Sun-Sentinel - Aug 26 12:15 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt A prominent hardline Iraqi Sunni cleric said Friday he was willing to meet with top Shiite religious leaders to end sectarian violence and help move Iraq out of its internal crisis.

  • Statue of Egypt pharaoh rolls to new home Open this result in new window
    RedNova - Aug 25 9:11 AM
    By Summer Said CAIRO (Reuters) - A mass

  • Telecom Egypt selects Huawei DWDM technology Open this result in new window
    Mena Report - Aug 23 10:44 PM
    Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (Huawei), a leader in providing next generation telecommunications network solutions for operators around the world, has been selected by Egypts largest telecommunications company, Telecom Egypt, to provide Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) technology.

  • Hardline Sunni cleric: Willing to meet Shiite leaders to resolve Iraq crisis. Open this result in new window
    Fox21 - Aug 26 4:20 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt A hardline Sunni cleric says he is willing to meet with top Shiite leaders to end the sectarian violence plaguing Iraq.

  • Only justice will solve dispute over Iran's N-case: daily Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Aug 26 4:40 AM
    Egypt - Iran - Nuclear An Egyptian newspaper on Saturday said that only justice will solve the dispute over Iran's nuclear case.

  • Former US president slaps down 'subservient' Blair Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 26 5:48 PM
    Former US president Jimmy Carter lashed out at British Prime Minister Tony Blair for being "so compliant and subservient" to the Bush administration in Washington.

  • Egypt minister admits railway problems Open this result in new window
    Syracuse.com - Aug 23 8:10 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt (AP) The transportation minister acknowledged serious problems in Egypt's railway system Wednesday amid intensifying public criticism over a train collision that killed at least 58 people and injured 140 others.

  • Israel asks Muslim states to send troops Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 26 6:13 PM
    The Israeli government said Saturday it is asking friendly Muslim countries to contribute troops to the U.N. force that is to help police the cease-fire in southern Lebanon between Israel and Hezbollah.

  • Pharaoh Ramses II Parades Through Cairo to New Home (Update1) Open this result in new window
    Bloomberg.com - Aug 25 9:18 AM
    Aug. 25 (Bloomberg) -- Like many well-off residents of Cairo, Ramses II, Egypt's longest-reigning pharaoh and symbol of ancient Egyptian might, is fleeing downtown.

  • Israel Asks for Muslim Troops Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - Aug 26 3:10 PM
    The Israeli government calls on friendly Muslim states to send troops to the U.N. force in Lebanon.

  • Qatari envoy calls on Cyprus president Open this result in new window
    Gulf Times - Aug 26 1:31 AM
    NICOSIA: Cypriot President Tassos Papadopoulos yesterday received Qatar's Ambassador to Egypt, permanent representative to the Arab League and Non-resident Ambassador to Cyprus Mohamed bin Hamad al-Khalifa, on the occasion of the expiry of his tour of duty.

  • Hardline Sunni Cleric Willing to Meet Open this result in new window
    phillyburbs.com - Aug 25 3:19 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt - A prominent hardline Iraqi Sunni cleric said Friday he was willing to meet with top Shiite religious leaders to end sectarian violence and help move Iraq out of its internal crisis.

  • Israel seeks troops from Muslim nations Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 26 12:50 PM
    Israel said Saturday it was encouraging some Muslim countries to send peacekeepers to southern Lebanon, a contribution that would lend credibility to the heavily European force.

  • Hardline Sunni cleric: Willing to meet Shiite leaders to resolve Iraq crisis. Open this result in new window
    KRIS-TV Corpus Christi - Aug 25 7:38 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt A hardline Sunni cleric says he is willing to meet with top Shiite leaders to end the sectarian violence plaguing Iraq. The cleric, speaking from Jordan, made...

  • Cairo says farewell to one of the greatest pharaohs Open this result in new window
    Independent - Aug 25 5:01 PM
    A massive statue of one of Egypt's greatest pharaohs, Ramses II, rolled through the streets of Cairo to a new home near the Pyramids yesterday to escape the corrosive pollution at its former spot in a crowded transit hub.

  • Egypt's Muslim authorities disown fatwas on killing Jews Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 22 11:53 AM
    Egypt's Muslim authorities have stepped in to keep a wave of anti-Semitic sentiment from getting out of control, disowning an edict by a firebrand cleric calling for Israeli Jews to be killed.

  • Mubarak says some trying to provoke him Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 25 6:22 PM
    Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak was asked on the latest Qalyoub train disaster, the difference between neglect and undeliberate error and the public dissatisfaction with government performance given the chain of disasters resulting from neglect.

  • 5 Guantanamo inmates sent to Afghanistan Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 26 7:45 AM
    The Pentagon said Saturday it had transferred five detainees from the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Afghanistan.

  • READERS' CHOICE Open this result in new window
    Home News Tribune - Aug 25 3:53 PM
    It was a coincidence that I was in Tel Aviv on the day Israel signed a peace treaty with Egypt. I had joined a tour sponsored by a Middlesex County Jewish organization and booked before the date of the treaty had been established.

  • Google Earth tracks Ramses statue's escape from Cairo Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 24 1:52 PM
    Google Earth mapped the route for a colossal statue of ancient Egypt's powerful warrior king, Ramses II, from congested Cairo to a new home near the pyramids.

  • Hardline Sunni cleric: Willing to meet Shiite leaders to resolve Iraq crisis. Open this result in new window
    KBCI Boise - Aug 25 7:20 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt A hardline Sunni cleric says he is willing to meet with top Shiite leaders to end the sectarian violence plaguing Iraq. The cleric, speaking from Jordan, made the comments on Al-Jazeera television.

  • Israel Asks Muslim States to Send Troops Open this result in new window
    ABC News - 2 hours, 58 minutes ago
    Israel Urging Friendly Muslim Nations to Join U.N. Peacekeeping Force in Lebanon

  • Egypt sacks rail chief over deadly train crash Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 22 7:46 AM
    Egypt's national rail chief has been sacked over a train crash that left 58 people dead, officials said, as the press and opposition lashed out at the government over the latest transport disaster.

  • Hardline Sunni cleric: Willing to meet Shiite leaders to resolve Iraq crisi... Open this result in new window
    KXMA-TV Dickinson - Aug 25 6:40 PM
    Hardline Sunni cleric: Willing to meet Shiite leaders to resolve Iraq crisis. CAIRO, Egypt (AP) A hardline Sunni cleric says he is willing to meet with top Shiite leaders to end the sectarian violence plaguing Iraq.

  • Hotlinks Open this result in new window
    Tiscali - Aug 25 3:05 PM
    GIZA, EGYPT - The massive statue of Ramses II is transported as the sun rises from the polluted city to a spot near the Pyramids and closer to its original site early August 25, 2006 in Giza, Egypt.

  • Syria committed 'massacres' in Lebanon: Egypt press Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News - Aug 23 2:48 AM
    Egypt state media have accused Syrian President Bashar al-Assad of committing "massacres" in Lebanon, lashing out at Damascus in response to the Syrian leader's recent criticism of Egypt.

  • No Win Open this result in new window
    Boston Globe - 14 minutes ago
    EVER SINCE BRITAIN AND FRANCE overthrew Ottoman rule in World War I to create the modern Middle East, Western nations have relied on unquestioned military superiority to secure their position in the region. Between the world wars, European imperialists ruthlessly employed firepower to crush nationalist uprisings. After World War II, as the United States supplanted Europe, American military power

  • Giant Ramses statue flees central Cairo pollution Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 24 11:09 AM
    Defeated by pollution in Africa's largest metropolis, the colossal statue of Ramses II -- the greatest warrior king in ancient Egypt -- is to be moved from a congested central Cairo square to a spot near the Pyramids and closer to its original site.

  • Gambia/Senegal: U-17 Team in Camp Ahead of Senegal Match Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 25 1:35 PM
    Barely two weeks when the national U-23 went to camp, ahead of their Olympic qualifier fixture against Egypt, has the national U-17 team also been camped at the Technical Training Centre in Yundum, ahead of their encounter against the neighbouring Senegal in the first leg encounter of the CAF U-17 qualifier match.

  • Egypt, Kuwait stress peaceful solution to Iran's nuclear case Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Aug 23 6:10 AM
    Egypt - Kuwait - Nuclear Kuwait and Egypt on Wednesday stressed the importance of resolving Iran's nuclear case through peaceful channels. Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah met with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and discussed Iran's nuclear standoff.

  • Nigeria recall Okocha Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 26 8:39 AM
    Nigeria recall former captain Jay Jay Okocha from retirement for their 2008 Nations Cup qualifier against Niger.

  • Israel Seeks Troops From Muslim Nations Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Aug 26 1:18 PM
    Israel Urges Muslim Countries to Send Peacekeepers to Lebanon; Europe Pledges 6,900 Troops

  • FDA Approves Over-the-Counter Access For Plan B For Women 18 And Older Open this result in new window
    Science Daily - 33 minutes ago
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced approval of Plan B, a contraceptive drug, as an over-the-counter (OTC) option for women aged 18 and older. Plan B is often referred to as emergency contraception or the "morning after pill."

  • Ghana: Off They Go Again Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 25 1:42 PM
    Ghana's soccer powers, Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko, continue their search for continental laurels this weekend as Hearts host Orlando Pirates in Obuasi, with Kotoko playing as guests of Al-Ahly in Egypt in the second round of the MTN/CAF Champions League.

  • 'Mainstream Democrat' Whitehouse vows to be an agent of change Open this result in new window
    The Providence Journal - 0 minute ago
    CRANSTON -- Sheldon Whitehouse sits under a fading photograph of Franklin Delano Roosevelt in a corner of his cramped campaign office as he is asked about the kind of U.S. senator he would be if he wins.

  • Haunted By The Future Open this result in new window
    The Tampa Tribune - 14 minutes ago
    APALACHICOLA - When morning light shines through the smashed windows of this old, forsaken oyster house, the ghosts of Apalachicola Bay rise up.

  • Dogged reporting fleshes out faces behind 9/11 Open this result in new window
    The Plain Dealer - 29 minutes ago
    By Lawrence Wright. Knopf, 469 pp., $27.95.

  • Muslim nations 'can join peacekeepers' Open this result in new window
    Sydney Morning Herald - 52 minutes ago
    The Israeli government said it is asking friendly Muslim countries to contribute troops to the UN peacekeeping force that is to help police the ceasefire in southern Lebanon between Israel and Hizbollah.

  • New Zealand: No Negotiations On Kidnap Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Aug 26 12:36 PM
    New Zealand is refusing to negotiate with the kidnappers of a New Zealand cameraman and a U.S. reporter, a day after an unknown militant group released the first video of the Fox News journalists since they were seized 10 days ago in Gaza.

  • Basketball: Germany reach World Championship quarter-finals Open this result in new window
    Channel News Asia via Yahoo! Asia News - 31 minutes ago
    SAITAMA, Japan : Dirk Nowitzki led Germany with 23 points and nine rebounds in a dramatic 78-77 victory over Nigeria on Sunday that put them into the World Basketball Championship quarter-finals.

  • Baha'i World News Service -- Egypt hearing highlights ID card discrimination for Baha'is Open this result in new window
    [Press Release] Worldwide Faith News - Aug 23 10:59 AM
    CAIRO - The Egyptian governments controversial policy that requirescitizens to list their religion on national identification cards, while alsolimiting the choice to one of just three official religions, was the focusof a major symposium here in August.The event drew considerable attention to the plight of the Bahais in Egypt,who endure discrimination under the policy. It forces them to

  • Communicating A Paradox Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Aug 26 11:51 AM
    In communicating the United States' strategy in the Middle East, writes the National Review Online , President Bush must explain a "nearly impossible paradox."

  • Israel urging friendly Muslim countries to join UN Lebanon peacekeeping force Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - 2 hours, 15 minutes ago
    JERUSALEM (AP) - The Israeli government said it is asking friendly Muslim countries to contribute troops to the UN force that is to help police the ceasefire in southern Lebanon between Israel and Hezbollah.

  • Mubarak dismisses accusations about government's performance Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - 1 hour, 38 minutes ago
    Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has dismissed criticism of the government, saying that the government under Prime Minister Ahmed Nazef was doing its best, the official MENA news agency reported Saturday.

  • Where can we go for 800 that's like Egypt? Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Aug 23 3:09 AM
    The Sunday Times opens its travel clinic on a daily basis to answer your holiday queries. Today: destinations similar to Egypt

  • Egypt sacks rail chief after deadly crash Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 22 12:41 AM
    The head of Egypt's national railway authority has been sacked following a train crash in northern Egypt that left 58 people dead, security sources told AFP.

  • Giant Rameses Statue Relocated Open this result in new window
    KABC-TV Los Angeles - Aug 26 4:58 PM
    Engineers on Friday moved the giant statue of Pharaoh Ramses II from a congested square in Cairo.

  • Nigeria Mixed reaction greets Okocha's Nigeria recall Open this result in new window
    FIFA - Aug 26 4:25 PM
    Jay Jay Okocha's shock recall to the Nigerian squad for Saturday's African Nations Cup tie against Niger in Abuja has been greeted with mixed reactions.

  • 11 Killed in Bus Crash in Egypt's Sinai, Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Aug 22 12:03 PM
    Tour Bus Overturns on Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, Killing 11 People, Most of Them Israeli Arabs

  • Muslim Peacekeepers To Lebanon? Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Aug 26 10:21 AM
    Israel said it was encouraging some Muslim countries to send peacekeepers to southern Lebanon, in the hopes of lending some credibility to the heavily European forces.

  • Former US president slaps down 'subservient' Blair Open this result in new window
    The Nation - 2 hours, 30 minutes ago
    LONDON - Former US president Jimmy Carter lashed out at British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Sunday for being "so compliant and subservient" to the Bush administration in Washington.

  • Israel asks Muslim states to send troops Open this result in new window
    Baltimore Sun - Aug 26 6:28 PM
    Country wants their help with cease-fire in Lebanon The Israeli government said Saturday it is asking friendly Muslim countries to contribute troops to the U.N. force that is to help police the cease-fire in southern Lebanon between Israel and Hezbollah.

  • Lula to talk trade with Indian, South African leaders in Brazil Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 25 10:33 PM
    Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will host Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of India and President Thabo Mbeki of South Africa here on September 13, the foreign ministry announced.

  • Pharaoh trundles back to Giza Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Aug 25 12:51 AM
    Being wrapped in plastic and hauled on board a flatbed truck is rather a comedown for Ramses II, the greatest warrior king of Ancient Egypt.

  • Trivia: Ancient Egypt 101 Open this result in new window
    Dallas Morning News - Aug 24 4:13 PM
    1. When a body was mummified, which organ considered unimportant by the Ancient Egyptians was not preserved? Brain Heart Liver Stomach 2. Humans weren't the only living things mummified. What other animals were?

  • Second transport disaster in Egypt kills 11 Open this result in new window
    7News via Yahoo!7 News - Aug 22 5:57 PM
    Eleven people have been killed and 30 injured when a tourist bus overturned south of Cairo in Egypt.

  • Israel says welcome to Muslim troops Open this result in new window
    Independent - Aug 26 4:42 PM
    As European nations agreed to form the backbone of an expanded UN peacekeeping force in Lebanon, Israel has been in touch with some Muslim countries to encourage them to participate.

  • Israel wants Muslim troops in UN force Open this result in new window
    Aljazeera - Aug 26 5:12 PM
    Israel said on Saturday that it has been in touch with some Muslim countries to encourage them to participate in the expanded UN peacekeeping force to be deployed in Lebanon .

  • Those Who Dwell Therein Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Aug 25 10:16 PM
    Alaa Al Aswany?s empathy and perceptive detail in this novel about the inhabitants of a Cairo apartment building yield a credible evocation of the making of a terrorist.

  • Today in history - Aug. 26 Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 25 5:00 PM
    Today is Saturday, Aug. 26, the 238th day of 2006. There are 127 days left in the year.

  • Foley Does What Must Be Done Open this result in new window
    The Tampa Tribune - 2 hours, 10 minutes ago
    GAINESVILLE - Hardee McAlhaney had to laugh at the 23-year-old New Englander who wore winter clothes on a summer trip to check out his new workplace in hot, sticky Florida.

  • Meteorite find suggests life on Mars Open this result in new window
    The Age - Aug 26 12:23 PM
    Possible signs of alien life have been found inside a Martian meteorite. -

  • The Middle East's Leading English Language Daily Open this result in new window
    Arab News - Aug 26 4:05 PM
    SHAHNAZ Shaikh is the newly appointed coach-manager of the Pakistan team for the World Cup Hockey Championships in Moenchengladbach, Germany from Sept. 6 to 17. The call for national duty came like ...

  • Egypt bus crash sees 11 dead Open this result in new window
    Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 22 1:55 PM
    Eleven Israeli Arab tourists were killed and 30 others injured when their bus overturned in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, officials said, the latest in a string of Egyptian transport accidents.

  • Ask Tom Open this result in new window
    The Observer - Aug 26 4:38 PM
    My partner and I are going to work in Johannesburg for a year and a half. My parents don't like flying but would like to visit. How could they get there without flying or spending too much time at sea? They are retired, so journey time is not a constraint and they love travelling by train.

  • History, drama & mystery Open this result in new window
    The Star Online - Aug 26 5:19 PM
    Review by ERNA MAHYUNI

  • Winner takes it all Open this result in new window
    Guardian Unlimited - Aug 26 3:50 PM
    For Pink Floyd fans, this exhaustive account of the making of The Dark Side of the Moon is unmissable. But don't expect any sex and drugs with your rock'n'roll.

  • Ending the Cycle of Violence in Middle East Open this result in new window
    Arab News - Aug 26 4:12 PM
    Tragedies in history are repeated, because we dont learn from our mistakes. The world has witnessed so many holocausts since the dawn of time. Empires grow, weaken and die for the same reasons. They decline when they reach a certain level of arrogance and ignorance.

  • Figo seals Inter fightback Open this result in new window
    FOXSPORTS.com.au - Aug 26 5:52 PM
    INTER Milan has come from 3-0 down to clinch the Italian Super Cup with a 4-3, extra-time win over Roma.

  • The main players Open this result in new window
    Sunday Business Post - Aug 26 4:03 PM
    27 August 2006 AIG: The American Insurance Group (AIG) is known to be interested in British airports after it failed to take over airport operator BAA earlier this year.

  • A STITCH LOST in time...  Open this result in new window
    Yahoo! India News - Aug 26 1:39 PM
    Zardozi workers in Lucknow are thanking TV soaps for the revival of the craft in its heartland, finds our correspondent There's someone at least who can't stop thanking the television soaps. Lucknow's zardozi artisans who have seen a sudden revival of the demand for the work, thanks to opulently dressed television stars on daily soaps. "Everybody in the soaps on television wears