Al-Ahram Weekly Online   5 - 11 August 2010
Issue No. 1010
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

Addressing regional ailments
In two meetings last Wednesday and Sunday, President Hosni Mubarak examined the contentious regional situation that many in and out of Egypt fear could get out of hand...
Solution not yet reached
Negotiations between Maghagha bishops and Minya's governor over the construction of a new bishopric have led nowhere so far, Reem Leila reports
Same old story
Two months ahead of parliamentary polls and the debate in Washington over political reform and human rights in Egypt is heating up, reports Mohamed Abdel-Baky
The growth of violent crime
A quick glance through the crime pages of daily newspapers during the past few years and you might be forgiven for thinking that murder has become a staple of Egyptian daily life, writes Mohamed El-Sayed
'A quantum leap'
NileSat's launch of a new satellite puts the company ahead of the game, reports Fatmah Shaarawi
Future faces
A poster war has erupted on Cairo's streets between the supporters of President Hosni Mubarak's younger son Gamal, and of ex-IAEA chief Mohamed El-Baradei, reports Gamal Essam El-Din
Tutankhamun's chariot goes to New York
One of the chariots found in the tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun travelled to New York last week to meet up with other relics of the golden boy king at the Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs exhibition, Nevine El-Aref reports...

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