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Egypt blocks Hamas cash at Rafah border - Reuters Tue, 17 Mar 2009 21:03:16 GMT

AFP

Egypt blocks Hamas cash at Rafah border
Reuters
ISMAILIA, Egypt (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces blocked two Hamas officials on Tuesday from entering the Islamist-run Gaza Strip with night-vision goggles and around $900000 in cash, security and customs sources said. The Hamas officials were ...
Egypt intel chief seeks softer US stance on Hamas AFP
Egypt apparently attempting to persuade US, EU to ease demands on ... Jerusalem Post
Egypt talks to Europe, US on Palestinian unity The Associated Press
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Egypt pressured to end underground organ trade - The Associated Press Tue, 17 Mar 2009 17:20:15 GMT

The Associated Press

Egypt pressured to end underground organ trade
The Associated Press
For years, word has spread among Egypt's destitute that selling a kidney — sometimes for as little as $2000 — can be a quick way out of a debt or to keep from sinking deeper into poverty. At rundown cafes, they are hunted by middlemen working for labs ...

Telecom Egypt sees 09 revenue flat or down 1 pct - Reuters Tue, 17 Mar 2009 15:16:45 GMT

ArabianBusiness.com

Telecom Egypt sees 09 revenue flat or down 1 pct
Reuters
CAIRO, March 17 (Reuters) - Telecom Egypt (ETEL.CA)(ETELq.L) sees its 2009 revenue growth flat or down up to one percent, the Arab country's fixed-line monopoly said in a presentation to investors published on its website. The company also sees itself ...
Orascom Telecom leads Egypt indexes up Reuters
Egypt's Orascom Telecom net profit drops 76 pct Reuters
Egypt indexes decline after slew of big cap results Reuters
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Struggling to learn Arabic in Egypt - USA Today Mon, 16 Mar 2009 20:52:11 GMT

Struggling to learn Arabic in Egypt
USA Today
I told him that since we were in Egypt I figured we might as well speak Arabic. We both had a laugh, and after a few more exchanges we shook hands. I told him I would come back later to see the movie. When it comes to culture, history and even Arabic, ...
Egypt's Bathroom Politics Islam Online
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EGYPT: Bahais win major court battle - Los Angeles Times Mon, 16 Mar 2009 19:21:24 GMT

EGYPT: Bahais win major court battle
Los Angeles Times, CA
After years of legal hurdles, Egypt’s High Administrative Court upheld a verdict granting the minority Bahai community the right to be themselves, at least when it comes to official documents. “We greatly welcome the decision. ...
Egyptian court rules in favour of Bahais GulfNews
Egyptian court's ruling grants Bahais identity cards (News Feature) Monsters and Critics.com
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Egypt’s Youssef Ziedan Wins $50000 Prize for Arabic Fiction - Bloomberg Mon, 16 Mar 2009 17:07:49 GMT

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Egypt’s Youssef Ziedan Wins $50000 Prize for Arabic Fiction
Bloomberg
“Beelzebub” unfolds in Upper Egypt, Alexandria and Syria in the fifth century, a time when Christianity was torn by internal turmoil. As the narrative opens, the author states that the book is nothing more than an Arabic translation of an ancient ...
EGYPT: Religion and a defiant author Los Angeles Times
Egypt author wins Arab fiction prize for Beelzebub Reuters UK
Controversial novel of early Christianity wins the 'Arabic Booker' guardian.co.uk
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Africa: Egypt Calls Pros for Zambia WC Qualifier - AllAfrica.com Tue, 17 Mar 2009 08:17:20 GMT

Africa: Egypt Calls Pros for Zambia WC Qualifier
AllAfrica.com, Washington
Kigali — African champions Egypt have named seven professionals in their squad for the opening 2010 World and African Cup qualifier set for March 29 in Cairo. According to goal.com, the Pharaohs' head coach Hassan Shehata shortlisted seven ...
Foreign contingent key to Egypt Football365.co.za
Meteb: I deserve Egyptian start Football365.co.za
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Hamas, Israel fail to agree in Egypt talks - ABC Online Tue, 17 Mar 2009 06:20:03 GMT

CBC.ca

Hamas, Israel fail to agree in Egypt talks
ABC Online, Australia
Israel has accused the Palestinian movement, Hamas, of hardening its position on a possible exchange of prisoners, saying two days of talks in Egypt had failed to reach any agreement. It says Hamas has withdrawn from understandings already reached, ...
Video: Gilad Shalit: negotiations held in Cairo France 24
Egypt says it will open Rafah terminal two days this week International Middle East Media Center
Cairo expects 'creativity' on Shalit talks Ynetnews
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Egypt concerned about future Israeli govt - AFP Mon, 16 Mar 2009 12:31:05 GMT

Times Online

Egypt concerned about future Israeli govt
AFP
BRUSSELS (AFP) — Egypt's Foreign Minister Ahmad Abul Gheit voiced concern Monday for Middle East peace hopes after an ultra-nationalist party signed up to be part of Israel's new government. "We have a negative, possibly damaging factor, ...
Video: Israel: Netanyahu reaches deal with Lieberman France 24
Egypt said planning to invite Netanyahu Ha'aretz
Egypt invites Benjamin Netanyahu to pay official visit TREND Information
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Egypt to open inner chambers of 'bent' pyramid - The Associated Press Mon, 16 Mar 2009 15:20:17 GMT

Jakarta Post

Egypt to open inner chambers of 'bent' pyramid
The Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) — Travelers to Egypt will soon be able to explore the inner chambers of the 4500-year-old "bent" pyramid, known for its oddly shaped profile, and other nearby ancient tombs, Egypt's antiquities chief announced Monday. ...
Egypt to open "bent" pyramid to the public Reuters
Egypt to open inner chambers of 'bent' pyramid Hindu
'Bent' pyramid to be opened News24
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