Al-Ahram Weekly Online   23 - 29 September 2010
Issue No. 1016
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

'Historic chance'
President Hosni Mubarak warns against a "hesitant peace process" in an interview with Israeli TV
What's in a photo?
Plenty, it seems. Al-Ahram 's Photoshop job on a picture involving the president has erupted into a furore of rare proportions. Alaa Abdel-Ghani reports
Soon enough
A court ruling due within 48 hours may help lawyers oust their syndicate council, Mona El-Nahhas explains
Back to problems
The new academic year began with a shortage of school books, reports Reem Leila
Medical care denials
MPs allegedly involved in issuing free medical care decrees for the benefit of family and friends deny any wrongdoing, reports Reem Leila
Peninsula tension
Efforts to lessen tensions in Sinai could be derailed by the sentencing of seven Bedouins to life imprisonment, reports Amirah Ibrahim
'The coffee incident'
The debate surrounding the death of president Gamal Abdel-Nasser is reignited 40 years later, reports Mohamed Abdel-Baky
Showcase in Rome
The Egyptian Art Academy in Rome will be reinaugurated today by President Hosni Mubarak following comprehensive restoration, Nevine El-Aref reports
Cabinet ministers kick off campaigns
The first stage of the ruling NDP's selection of its candidates for the upcoming parliamentary elections will begin next week. Gamal Essam El-Din reports
Waiting for the Brothers
The Muslim Brotherhood may be readying itself to contest November's parliamentary elections but it has yet to announce its intentions, writes Amira Howeidy
El-Baradei rebuffed
Opposition parties reject ex-IAEA chief Mohamed El-Baradei's calls to boycott November's parliamentary elections, reports Gamal Essam El-Din
Merits of degree
Reem Leila attended the ceremony marking Mrs Suzanne Mubarak's receipt of an honorary doctorate from Cairo University

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