Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
8 - 14 July 1999
Issue No. 437
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Issues navigation Current Issue Previous Issue Back Issues


A fine holiday
By Fayza Hassan

Hope for hepatitis?
One Egyptian scientist says he has found a cure for hepatitis C; but as Mariz Tadros reports, doctors warn against claims of a miracle
Hole in the wall
Pascale Ghazalehcommits chop suey-cide
By Moushira Abdel-Malek
Chicken pasta


Satellite city: In the hot summer months, what better way to spend the day than curled up on the couch, channel-zapping to the comforting hum of the air-conditioning? While the rest of the world battles it out in the asphalt-melting sun, get your "dish" delivered. At least it's keeping the sun off the taxi driver -- and on Cairo's chaotic streets, lack of visibility could well be a blessing


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