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Egyptian cleric: Islam approves celebrating Spring & 'Sham el-Nessim' Cairo - Adviser of Egypt’s Mufti Magdy Ashour denied that the celebrations of Sham El Nessim (Spring Day) violate the Islamic Sharia, saying that it is a matter of tradition and not related to ... Monday 17-04-2017 08:43 PM Egypt Air passes European Aviation Safety Agency inspection Cairo - Egypt-Air succeeded in passing the European Agency inspection for Safety and Aviation ( EASA ) conducted recently by the agency through reviewing training programs ,quality standards and the ... Monday 17-04-2017 03:48 PM Pope Tawadros II: Terrorist acts will not affect national fabric Alexandria (Egypt) - Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Diocese paid a visit on Sunday to the headquarters of Alexandria Security Directorate. The Pope was received by the ... Monday 17-04-2017 03:19 PM Easter in Egypt: Hope and fear Cairo - Easter Mass celebrations were held amid fear and grief in churches across the country Saturday after twin bombs killed 45 people in churches in Alexandria and Tanta earlier this week on Palm ... Monday 17-04-2017 05:40 AM Azhar Imam greets Pope Tawadros II on Easter Cairo - Al-Azhar Grand Imam Sheikh Ahmed El-Tayyeb greeted on Sunday Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria on Easter, reported by Middle East News Agency. In a statement released by Azhar, ... Sunday 16-04-2017 05:24 PM In pictures: Pope Tawadros II leads Easter Mass Cairo - Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Marks Diocese on Saturday led the Easter Mass at the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Abbassiya. The pope was accompanied by a number of ... Sunday 16-04-2017 05:23 PM Armed Forces hold Easter Mass for Palm Sunday bombings victims Cairo - The Armed Forces, in cooperation with the Coptic Orthodox Church, held Easter Mass at military hospitals where the injured of recent terrorist attacks are receiving treatment. The church ... Sunday 16-04-2017 02:15 PM Egypt's President El-Sisi greets Pope Tawadros on Easter Cairo - President Abdel Fattah El Sisi greeted on Saturday Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Diocese on the occasion of Easter, according to Middle East News Agency. In a ... Sunday 16-04-2017 12:54 PM Egyptian court jails Mubarak-era interior minister for corruption Cairo - An Egyptian criminal court sentenced former interior minister Habib el-Adly, who served under ousted President Hosni Mubarak, to seven years in jail on Saturday after finding him guilty of ... Saturday 15-04-2017 02:36 PM Egypt Copts mark solemn Good Friday Cairo - Egyptian Copts observed a solemn Good Friday with prayers and fasting, as the community reeled from two church bombings that killed dozens on Palm Sunday. The government had declared a state ... Friday 14-04-2017 05:22 PM Sisi attends celebrations of Egyptian Mother’s Day Cairo - President Abdel Fattah El Sisi attended on Tuesday celebrations of the Egyptian Mothers Day. The ceremony, which was attended by the Egyptian first lady, started with reciting some verses ... Friday 14-04-2017 05:08 PM Abdel Rehim Ali holds conference on return of Albawaba newspaper after confiscation Cairo - MP Abdel Rehim Ali clarified his position from the state of emergency recently imposed in Egypt, and the confiscation of his Albawaba newspaper , in a press conference held Wednesday at the ... Friday 14-04-2017 08:52 AM Egypt's Sisi: We should unite efforts against terrorism Cairo - Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has stressed the need to join efforts to firmly counter terrorism and its supporters, after it came to pose a threat to the entire world. Al-Sisi made ... Friday 14-04-2017 02:58 AM Sisi visits Pope Tawadros II, extends condolences over Palm Sunday attacks Cairo - Egypts President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi extended his condolences during a meeting with Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II on Thursday at Saint Marks Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo over Sunday’s ... Thursday 13-04-2017 03:38 PM Albawaba resumes issuing after changing controversial headline Parliament deputy and head of Albawaba journalism institute Abdel Rehim Ali commented Wednesday on the crisis of confiscating Al-Bawaba newspaper issues for two days in a row, saying he receded from ... Thursday 13-04-2017 11:22 AM