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  • Students get wrapped up in how Egypt made mummies Open this result in new window
    The Arizona Republic - Sep 14 6:34 PM
    For the last two weeks, Connolly Middle School have been studying ancient Egypt, specifically the practice of mummification, using cornish game hens purchased from a grocery store.

  • New Egypt rolls past Palmyra Open this result in new window
    The Trenton Times - Sep 14 3:48 PM
    NEW EGYPT -- Heather Garces and Margaret Ecke both struck for three goals to power New Egypt past Palmyra, 7-0, yesterday in field hockey action. Molly Dixon chipped in with a goal and an assist for New Egypt (2-0), which dominated with a 14-0 advantage in shots.

  • Gazprom and Egypt discuss cooperation Open this result in new window
    RosBusinessConsulting - Sep 14 8:13 AM
    RBC, 14.09.2006, Moscow 18:57:32. Gazprom's CEO Alexei Miller and Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Egypt to the Russian Federation Izzat Saad discussed perspectives of cooperation between Russia and Egypt in the oil and gas field, the gas holding's press service reports.

  • Veep advocates Joint Ghana-Egypt Commission Open this result in new window
    Ghanaweb.com - Sep 14 10:17 AM
    Accra, Sept. 14, GNA - Vice President Aliu Mahama on Thursday expressed the need for Ghana and Egypt to reactivate the nine-year old Joint Commission for Cooperation between the two developing countries.

  • Gazprom eyes joining gas projects in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Russian Information Agency Novosti - Sep 14 7:01 AM
    MOSCOW, September 14 (RIA Novosti) - The head of Gazprom [RTS: GAZP] discussed Thursday Russian-Egyptian cooperation in the natural gas sphere with Egypt's ambassador to Russia, the energy giant said Thursday.

  • Young New Egypt team off to fast start Open this result in new window
    Examiner - Sep 13 10:18 PM
    New Egypt High School football coach Tom Farrell had a whole lot to smile about following his team's 35-12 steamrolling of Maple Shade last Friday night in the season-opener for both teams.

  • For 2 Saudis, a Hard Lesson in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Arab News - Sep 13 4:11 PM
    MANSOURAH, Egypt, 14 September 2006 Two Saudi medical students, Saleh Bahajlan and Khaled Al-Khoraisi, victims of a swindling scheme, have been released by Mansourah police after three days of detention, Al-Watan reported yesterday.

  • BG Prefers to Sell Gaza Gas to Egypt Open this result in new window
    Rigzone - Sep 13 1:19 PM
    BG Group (NYSE: BRG; LSE: BG) (British Gas) CEO Frank Chapman has reportedly told a meeting of the US-Egypt Chamber of Commerce that his company was in talks with the Egyptian government for the export to Egypt of gas from its offshore reserves in Gaza.

  • Marico enters hair-care market in Egypt Open this result in new window
    The Hindu - Sep 13 1:20 PM
    MUMBAI: Marico group has announced its entry into the Rs. 170 crore hair-care market in Egypt through the brand Fiancee, hitherto owned by the Egypt-based Ready group. The deal envisages acquisition of the brand by Marico as also direct ...

  • Muslims blast pope's Islam speech Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Sep 14 3:54 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt (Reuters) -- Muslim leaders have condemned Pope Benedict over comments he made about Islam on a visit to Germany and demanded he apologize.

  • Egyptian activists turn against Israel Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 1:49 PM
    Egypt's best-known democracy movement has switched causes and is now focused on demanding an end to the country's peace treaty with Israel.

  • Marico forays into Egypt Open this result in new window
    NDTV Profit - Sep 13 4:08 AM
    Marico Ltd has entered into the hair-care market in Egypt through the brand 'Fiancee', owned by Egypt-based Ready Group. The deal involves acquisition of the brand by Marico and direct investment in Egypt.

  • Marico enters Egypt, acquires haircare brand Fiancee Open this result in new window
    Hindustan Times - Sep 13 6:25 AM
    FMCG major Marico Ltd on Wednesday said it has entered into the Rs 170 crore ($38 million ) haircare market in Egypt through the brand Fiancee, hitherto owned by Egypt-based Ready Group.

  • Marico enters Egypt, acquires hair care brand 'Fiancee' Open this result in new window
    New Kerala - Sep 13 3:44 AM
    Mumbai, Sep 13: FMCG major Marico Ltd today said it has entered into the Rs 170 crore (38 million dollar) hair- care market in Egypt through the brand 'Fiancee', hitherto owned by Egypt-based Ready Group.

  • Marico enters Egypt, buys hair care brand Fiancee Open this result in new window
    Business Standard India - Sep 13 2:40 AM
    Marico today announced the acquisition of hair care brand Fiancee, hitherto owned by Egypt-based Ready Group.

  • Citic to construct smelter in Egypt Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Sep 12 2:33 AM
    Citic Group, China's biggest state-run company, said it would build an $800 million aluminum smelter in Egypt, according to the Egyptian trade minister.

  • Ancient Egypt comes to beautiful life in 'Aida' in Alameda Open this result in new window
    Inside Bay Area - Sep 14 3:03 AM
    ALAMEDA Civic Light Opera's final show of its 2006 season is a beautifully acted, authentically costumed and well-choreographed version of Disney's "Aida.

  • Thursday, Sep 14, 2006 Open this result in new window
    Knight-Ridder Washington Bureau - Sep 14 1:20 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt - A portly Egyptian taxi driver's trip from obscurity to cult hero began with a 33-second act of subversion uncommon in this police state: He poked fun at the president.

  • Egyptian activists turn bitter towards Israel and U.S. Open this result in new window
    CNews - Sep 14 3:02 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Egypts best-known democracy movement has switched causes and is now focused on demanding an end to the countrys peace treaty with Israel.

  • Egypt: The Mortgage Question Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Sep 14 1:33 AM
    13 September 2006 Egyptian real estate, especially the middle and upper end of the housing market, has regained its momentum, showing strong growth during 2005 and the first eight months of 2006. However, the sector is faced with challenges, with a housing crisis at the low end of the market as supply has been unable to cope with strong population growth and progress on the development of a

  • 2005 Citroen C2 LX from Egypt Open this result in new window
    Carsurvey.org - Sep 14 9:54 AM
    "She's my beauty devilish jumpy car, yet, with some problems! Nothing is perfect, you know!" What things have gone wrong with the car?

  • Egypt-Gaza power link opened Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Sep 12 3:55 AM
    RAFAH, Egypt -- A new link connecting the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah to the Egyptian power grid opened Monday as the Palestinians strive to end their dependence on Israel.

  • Shireen banned in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Al Bawaba - Sep 12 9:31 AM
    Egyptian singer Shireen Abdul Wahab has been banned from performing in Egypt, according to head of the Egyptian Musician Association, Hassan Abu Soud, who announced the drastic decision at a recent board of directors meeting.

  • Egypt Raises Security Alert in Sinai Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Sep 14 9:42 AM
    (IsraelNN.com) The alert level in Sinai was raised to its highest point by Egyptian security officials Thursday after explosives were stolen from a warehouse in the northern part of the peninsula.

  • 1991 Mitsubishi Lancer GLX from Egypt Open this result in new window
    Carsurvey.org - Sep 14 7:39 AM
    What things have gone wrong with the car? It shook when I put it to park. The car was a lil messed up.

  • Sign here Open this result in new window
    Al-Ahram Weekly - Sep 14 11:18 AM
    Egypt is becoming impatient with the current impasse in Palestinian-Israeli communications and the impact thereof on the situation in the Gaza Strip, an immediate border concern to Cairo.

  • egypt, china: Cairo seeks special trade relationship with Beijing Open this result in new window
    Monday Morning - Sep 12 7:52 AM
    Rashid last week made a six-day trade mission to China, where he sought to attract interest in Egypts strategic geographical location and its preferential trade agreements with Europe, Middle East and African countries.

  • Rock/Pop Listings Open this result in new window
    New York Times - 16 minutes ago
    POP.

  • Remembrance of things past Open this result in new window
    Al-Ahram Weekly - Sep 14 11:32 AM
    Mahmoud Abu Doma is an Egyptian playwright and stage director. Founder of an independent theatre group, based in Alexandria, called the Alternative Theatre Group, Abu Doma is originally from Upper Egypt, more specifically, Sohag.

  • Dina Ezzat Open this result in new window
    Al-Ahram Weekly - Sep 14 11:35 AM
    With Darfur high on her agenda, Amnesty International's Secretary-General Irene Khan was in Egypt this week. She spoke to Amira Howeidy about double standards and the horrors of the war on terror

  • Time for step two Open this result in new window
    Al-Ahram Weekly - Sep 14 11:32 AM
    Investment Minister Mahmoud Mohieddin was not a happy man. Speaking at the opening of this year's 11th annual Euromoney conference in Cairo, the minister directed his anger at the International Finance Corporation's (IFC) 2006 Doing Business report, which ranked Egypt at 165th worldwide in terms of countries that had improved business regulations and cut red tape.

  • Paper tigers fight it out Open this result in new window
    Al-Ahram Weekly - Sep 14 11:17 AM
    The battle of Egyptian journalists against laws restricting the freedom of the press is as old as the history of newspapers in Egypt.

  • Palestinians plotting Egypt attack? Open this result in new window
    WorldNet Daily - Sep 11 10:13 PM
    JERUSALEM Egypt is tracking a terror cell inside its country it says includes Palestinians from the Gaza Strip seeking to carry out a large scale attack in the Sinai desert, Egyptian security officials told WND.

  • Museums and Gallery Listings Open this result in new window
    New York Times - 17 minutes ago
    Selective listings from art critics of The New York Times.

  • Mubarak, Seniora meet on regional political developments Open this result in new window
    africast.com - Sep 14 5:41 AM
    CAIRO, September 14 -- Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and visiting Lebanese Prime Minister Fouad Seniora met here Thursday and held talks on the latest regional political developments, Egypt's official MENA reported.

  • Agriculture News from HPJ - Your Ag News Source Open this result in new window
    High Plains Journal - Sep 14 7:10 AM
    OMAHA (DTN) -- While some of the recent sales of wheat to Egypt showed up in this week's USDA export sales report, wheat totals remained below the current weekly target. Corn sales were also below the previous week, while soybean sales picked up.

  • Muslims demand pope apologise for comments on Islam Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - 1 hour, 43 minutes ago
    Pope Benedict XVI faced sharp reactions to a lecture in which he linked Islam with violence, with Muslim leaders in several countries demanding he apologise.

  • Al-Qaida joins Algerians against France Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - 1 hour, 56 minutes ago
    Al-Qaida has for the first time announced a union with an Algerian insurgent group that has designated France as an enemy, saying they will act together against French and American interests.

  • Mohammed Ali Al Hashimi Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Sep 14 3:29 AM
    With the Dubai mortgage market set to boom over the next two years, Abu Dhabi's property market to follow and Emaar mega projects in Saudi Arabia and Egypt to serve, Amlak Finance is going to be busy. There is also an application pending to convert to a full Islamic Bank.

  • Movers and Shakers Open this result in new window
    Business Today Egypt - Sep 14 5:16 AM
    1The Cabinet Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC) celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Egypt and China at the IDSC headquarters. Several Chinese dignitaries attended to strengthen relations and international cooperation.

  • Vatican defends pope's remarks on Islam Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 6:07 PM
    Pope Benedict XVI did not intend to offend Muslims with remarks about holy war, the Vatican said Thursday, scrambling to defend the pontiff as anger built in the Islamic world over his comments during a trip to Germany.

  • BG prefers to sell Gaza gas to Egypt Open this result in new window
    Globes Online - Sep 13 9:42 AM
    BG CEO: This is the most profitable option for the company and the Palestinians.

  • U.S. says sectarian killings up in Iraq Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 3:35 PM
    Sectarian killings have surged in parts of Baghdad not yet included in a security offensive, the U.S. military said Thursday, while bombings and other insurgent attacks killed four American soldiers and wounded 25 in the capital region.

  • NBE makes regional moves Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Sep 13 8:44 PM
    The National Bank of Egypt is taking steps to expand operations in the region with the opening of a representative office in Dubai next week, according to Gulf News. It already has a connection with Dubai, being part of the Etisalat-led consortium which won a $3bn bid for Egypt's third mobile licence.

  • Chavez says ailing Castro on the mend Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 2:32 PM
    Fidel Castro was "walking, singing" and "almost well enough to play baseball," Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez declared after meeting with the ailing leader Thursday in Cuba during a trip to Cuba for the Nonaligned Movement summit.

  • NBE to open new branches in UAE Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Sep 13 8:13 PM
    ABU DHABI The National Bank of Egypt (NBE), will open three branches in the UAE this month in line with its policy to spread its operations in the Arab World.

  • Oldest New World Text Found Open this result in new window
    SPACE.com / LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 11:32 AM
    A stone block from Mexico thousands of years old apparently inscribed with a previously unknown writing may be the oldest text in the New World, an international team of archaeologists said today.

  • Palestinian PM accuses U.S. of meddling Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 1:00 PM
    Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh of Hamas on Thursday accused the United States of undermining efforts to form a new coalition government and he called on Europe to take the lead in lifting international sanctions against the Palestinians.

  • freeSpeech: Michael Gerson Open this result in new window
    CBS News - 11 minutes ago
    Ex-Bush speechwriter Michael Gerson speaks about genocide in Darfur, Sudan. He says a United Nations peacekeeping force with the firepower and authority to protect civilians from attack is needed.

  • Lebanon PM warns army will seize weapons Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 11:49 AM
    The Lebanese prime minister warned Thursday that his army will seize all weapons shown publicly in southern Lebanon, offering a sharp retort to a boast from Hezbollah's leader that his fighters are on the border with Israel and won't leave.

  • Chavez goes to visit 'Quixotic' Castro Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 11:33 AM
    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said he was going straight to Fidel Castro's side after arriving Thursday in Cuba for the Nonaligned Movement summit, and that the Cuban leader's recovery from intestinal surgery has been remarkable.

  • Archaeologist backs dig at Bosnia hills Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 11:07 AM
    An Egyptologist who investigated two hills in central Bosnia believed by some to be ancient pyramids on Wednesday recommended that archaeological digs be carried out there.

  • Lebanon says it will confiscate weapons Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 11:30 AM
    Lebanon's prime minister vowed Thursday that his army will confiscate any weapons it encounters in southern Lebanon, while the Islamic militant group Hezbollah accused Israel of "flagrant violations" of the month-old cease-fire. Israel denied it was violating the truce.

  • Pope meant no insult to Islam, Vatican says Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Sep 14 11:03 AM
    Pope Benedict XVI did not intend to offend Muslims when he spoke about holy war during his recent pilgrimage to Germany, the Vatican said Thursday. The Vatican sought to defend the pontiff from angry criticism from around the Islamic world.

  • Pope Backpedals On 'Jihad' Remarks Open this result in new window
    CBS News - 11 minutes ago
    Pope Benedict XVI did not intend to offend Muslim sensibilities with remarks about holy war, the Vatican said, scrambling to defend the pontiff as anger built in the Islamic world over some of his remarks during his pilgrimage in Germany.

  • Violence spikes in some Baghdad areas Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 11:10 AM
    The U.S. military on Thursday said sectarian killings had spiked in areas of Baghdad not included in a security sweep, with police reporting at least a dozen killings in the capital including two American soldiers and 20 new bodies dumped on the streets.

  • Chavez says ailing Castro on the mend Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Sep 14 10:42 AM
    Fidel Castro was "walking, singing" and "almost well enough to play baseball," Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez declared after meeting with the ailing leader Thursday in Cuba during a trip to Cuba for the Non-aligned Movement summit.

  • Embassy escapes, but militancy on rise in Syria Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 10:54 AM
    The militants who attacked the U.S. embassy in Syria this week botched the job, but more potent and experienced groups are at large in the country, officials and diplomats said on Thursday.

  • Saudi says Arab peace plan only solution Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 7:45 AM
    Saudi Arabia said on Thursday that its 2002 Middle East peace plan remained the only framework to end the Arab-Israeli conflict, as the United Nations prepares to discuss the issue.

  • The Cost Of Cooperation Open this result in new window
    CBS News - 11 minutes ago
    As a confidential informant, Osama Eldawoody helped derail a bombing plot against New York's subway system. He tells Armen Keteyian how it happened, and the personal and financial cost of his coooperation.

  • Anger grows at Pope speech Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Sep 14 6:43 PM
    The Vatican fails to quell Muslim anger after Pope Benedict XVI is accused of making anti-Islamic remarks.

  • Singapore PM, father file suits against magazine Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 9:13 AM
    Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his father Lee Kuan Yew have filed defamation suits against the Far Eastern Economic Review, court officials and the magazine's editor said.

  • Egypt seeks stronger trade ties with China Open this result in new window
    africast.com - Sep 11 9:11 AM
    BEIJING, September 11 -- Egypt is actively seeking stronger trade and investment ties with China and believes China can become Egypt's number one trading partner, over the next 10 years, overtaking traditional partners such as the United States, said Rachid Mohamed Rachid, Egypt's Minister of Trade and Industry.

  • Marico finds its Fiancee Open this result in new window
    The Telegraph - Sep 13 3:07 PM
    Mumbai, Sept. 13 : Marico Ltd has acquired Egypt-based Ready groups hair care brand Fiancee.

  • Egyptians bid farewell to promising player Wahab Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Sep 13 5:48 PM
    Tens of thousands of Egyptians packed the Military Academy Stadium on Tuesday night to bid farewell to Egypt's promising player Mohamed Abdul-Wahab, who died during training on Aug. 31, local soccer website filgoal reported on Wednesday.

  • 2 Dead After Dredger Sinks in Suez Canal Open this result in new window
    Los Angeles Times - Sep 12 11:49 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt -- A dredging boat sank in the Suez Canal Wednesday, killing at least two people and injuring at least six others. About 50 people were aboard the dredger, which was working on deepening the canal from 66 feet to 72 feet deep when it sank around 3 a.m., police said.

  • No Lebanon-Israel contact possible: Siniora Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 5:55 AM
    Lebanese Prime Minister Fuad Siniora has said that no contact is possible between Lebanon and Israel, which have had no relations since the creation of the Jewish state in 1948.

  • U.N. says Mideast cease-fire is holding Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 6:26 AM
    U.N. officials expressed optimism Thursday that a cease-fire enacted a month ago was maintaining the peace between Israel and Hezbollah, although the militants accused the Jewish state of "flagrant" violations and said its fighters were still in southern Lebanon.

  • Egypt urges Palestinian to set state borders before negotiations Open this result in new window
    africast.com - Sep 11 8:11 AM
    CAIRO, SEeptember 11 -- Egypt proposed a Middle East peace plan based on fixing in advance the borders and other details of a Palestinian state before setting up negotiations to turn the concept into a reality on the ground.

  • U.S. counterterrorism work stumbles in Somalia Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 5:19 AM
    These days, no one in Mogadishu seems to see the planes and drones suspected of flying U.S. surveillance runs over the Somali city.

  • Beijing's Influence Grows In Middle East Open this result in new window
    Forbes - Sep 14 3:10 AM
    China aims to reduce U.S. influence in the region, but stability remains its priority.

  • Gambia: U-23 Eye International Training Camp Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Sep 13 1:07 PM
    Plans are in high gear to get the national U-23 team flown out for an international training camp. The camp would serve as the final preparation ahead of the Gambia's second leg encounter against Egypt in the on-going Olympic qualifier matches.

  • Editorial roundup Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 4:17 AM
    Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:

  • NEWS BRIEFS Open this result in new window
    Meat News - Sep 13 9:47 AM
    News from Malaysia, France, Philippines, Wales, Italy, Ethiopia Vietnam, Egypt, and Europe. Malaysia is planning to produce Kobe beef from Japanese cattle breeds sourced in Australia, according to the Malaysian National News Agency. The demand for Kobe beef is growing.

  • Israeli air strike targets building in south Gaza Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! Asia News - 1 hour, 13 minutes ago
    GAZA (Reuters) - Israel mounted an air strike on a house in the southern Gaza Strip militant stronghold of Rafah near the Egyptian border on Friday, Palestinian residents said.

  • Marico buys Egyptian co Fiancie Open this result in new window
    The Times of India - Sep 13 11:42 AM
    The Rs 1,150 crore Marico group on Wednesday acquired Egypt's hair-care market leader, Fiancie, from Ready group for an undisclosed consideration.

  • Two dead as Egyptian dredger sinks in Suez Canal Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Sep 13 6:41 AM
    ISMAILIYA, Egypt -- An Egyptian dredger sank in the Suez Canal before dawn Wednesday, leaving two crewmembers dead and two others missing, causing a temporary closure of the major international waterway.

  • Israel bombs 'tunnel entrance' Open this result in new window
    News Interactive - 1 minute ago
    ISRAEL mounted an air strike on a house in the southern Gaza Strip militant stronghold of Rafah near the Egyptian border today, Palestinian residents said.

  • South Korean President Under Growing Pressure Over Wartime Powers Grab Open this result in new window
    Space War - Sep 14 6:00 PM
    by Jong-Heon Lee UPI Correspondent Seoul (UPI) Sep 14, 2006 South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun is facing mounting pressure at home to give up his push to regain wartime control of the country's military from the United States.

  • Egypt: Preponderance of Corruption Leads to Poverty, Say Experts Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Sep 11 5:55 AM
    While Egypt faces a number of social dilemmas, including rampant unemployment and high levels of illiteracy, many analysts say that official corruption, more than any other factor, represents the root cause of poverty.

  • Nation briefs Open this result in new window
    The State - 41 minutes ago
    PERSON TO WATCH JAN BAUER/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao CHINESE LEADERS EUROPEAN TOUR HIGHLIGHTS BUSINESS TIES

  • freeSpeech: Ahmed Younis Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Sep 14 12:49 PM
    Ahmed Younis speaks about Muslims in America, and addresses the question he hears most frequently: Can Muslims thrive in the United States?

  • TAMIU business degree programs planned for Egypt, China Open this result in new window
    Laredo Morning Times - Sep 11 7:11 AM
    Texas A&M International University will soon be delivering programs in Egypt and China.Dan Jones, TAMIU provost and vice president for academic affairs, said the initiatives will feature programs offered by the College of Business Administration.

  • Pope Backpedals On 'Jihad' Remarks Open this result in new window
    CBS 2 New York - 1 hour, 32 minutes ago
    Pope Benedict XVI did not intend to offend Muslim sensibilities with remarks about holy war, the Vatican said Thursday night, scrambling to defend the pontiff as anger built in the Islamic world over some of his remarks during his pilgrimage in Germany.

  • Egypt-Gaza power link opened in bid to cut out Israel Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 11 11:38 AM
    A new link connecting the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah to the Egyptian power grid opened as the Palestinians strive to end their dependence on Israel.

  • The social and environmental impacts of cotton production and use Open this result in new window
    SeedQuest - Sep 14 3:43 PM
    The International Cotton Advisory Committee met in Goi‚nia, Goias, Brazil during September 11-15, 2006 for its 65th Plenary Meeting since 1939. Representatives from 53 governments and 10 international organizations participated in the meeting.

  • Suez dredger sinking kills two Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! Asia News - Sep 13 12:25 AM
    ISMAILIA, Egypt (Reuters) - An Egyptian dredger sank in the Suez Canal on Wednesday, killing two of the 45 crew and prompting a brief closure of the busy international waterway as rescuers searched for two others, officials said.

  • Sunetra Choudhury Senior Special Correspondent Thursday, September 14, 2006: Open this result in new window
    NDTV - 1 hour, 50 minutes ago
    It's the strangest association to make. But everytime someone mentions Ayman Al Zawahiri, Osama's deputy, all I can think of is the nicest freshly squeezed orange juice.

  • Africa: Three for Africa Tourney Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Sep 13 7:51 AM
    ISMAIL Mukalazi will lead a team of three Ugandan bodybuilders to the African Body Building Championship in Cairo, Egypt next week.

  • India's Marico buys Egyptian haircare brand Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! Asia News - Sep 13 2:32 AM
    MUMBAI, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Indian consumer goods maker Marico Ltd. said on Wednesday it had bought Fiancee, a haircare brand owned by Egypt's Ready Group, for an undisclosed sum.

  • Two dead as Egyptian dredger sinks in Suez canal Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo!7 News - Sep 12 11:55 PM
    ISMAILIYA, Egypt (AFP) - An Egyptian dredger sank in the Suez canal overnight, leaving two people dead and up to five others missing, canal and Egyptian security sources said.

  • 65 tortured bodies found around Baghdad Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 13 11:06 PM
    The leader of Iraq's biggest Sunni Arab group demanded Wednesday that the beleaguered Shiite-led government take steps to disarm militias after police said the bodies of 65 tortured men were dumped in and around Baghdad.

  • 2 Dead After Dredger Sinks in Suez Canal Open this result in new window
    phillyburbs.com - Sep 13 12:04 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt - A dredging boat sank in the Suez Canal Wednesday, killing at least two people and injuring at least six others.

  • U.S. embassy attack foiled Open this result in new window
    Sun-Sentinel - Sep 13 12:14 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt ∑ Four suspected Islamic extremists hurled hand grenades and sprayed machine-gun fire in an attempt to storm the American Embassy in Damascus, Syria, on Tuesday, but three were gunned down by Syrian forces and the fourth was captured.

  • Today's Headlines: Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - 1 hour, 55 minutes ago
    We are looking for sales & marketing representatives in different countries. Apply now! Palestinians agree to a national unity government Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, announced today that the continued efforts to form a national unity government ended successfully by determining its political program.

  • Judges panel named for International Holy Quran Award Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - 1 hour, 3 minutes ago
    DUBAI A panel of five judges has been appointed for the Dubai International Holy Quran Award competition, which will begin on Ramadan 8. Apart from the five judges, an umpire has been named to pick the best recitation.

  • Islamic leaders denounce Pope's remarks Open this result in new window
    Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 14 1:25 PM
    Islamic leaders in the Middle East denounced Pope Benedict XVI's recent remarks about Islam and demanded an apology.

  • Egypt reschedules Lebanon game Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Sep 10 6:45 AM
    Egypt reschedules its friendly to raise funds for victims of the recent conflict in Lebanon for 3 October.

  • Egyptian boat sinking kills one Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! Asia News - Sep 12 9:31 PM
    ISMAILIA, Egypt (Reuters) - An Egyptian dredger sank in the Suez Canal on Wednesday, killing one of the 45 crew and prompting the brief closure of the busy international waterway as rescuers searched for three others, officials said.

  • 9/11 made me happy - terror suspect Open this result in new window
    The Scotsman - Sep 14 5:28 PM
    A TERROR suspect told a court yesterday he "was happy" when he heard about the 9/11 attacks. Omar Khyam, 24, and six other Britons were arrested in 2004 after fertiliser explosive was found at a storage depot in London.