Friday,18 August, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1357, (17 - 23 August 2017)
Friday,18 August, 2017
Issue 1357, (17 - 23 August 2017)

Ahram Weekly

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The organisers of the Sixth International Symposium of Christianity and Monasticism thought twice about the advisability of convening at a distant monastery in the desert west of Assiut last month. They need not have worried, writes Jill Kamil

Two-hundred years ago Egypt was in a state of turbulent uncertainty, a situation

Determined to resist imperialist violence and counter-revolution, the late Venezuelan

Cartoons by Nagui have been appearing in Al-Ahram for the past three decades,

Protests have continued at various flashpoints over the two years since the 25

A new Arab youth was key to the Arab Spring revolutions, but in the transition

Amira Howeidy visits Gaza for the first time

The writings of French scholar Emile Prisse d’Avennes, or Edris Effendi,

The constitution, the revolution — and Khaled Fahmy

The history of Egypt’s modern constitutions holds intriguing lessons for

Taking 19th-century medicine in Egypt as an example, Khaled Fahmy affords a refreshing

With the state of insecurity continuing in Sinai, to whose advantage are the ongoing

The Sinai city of Dahab is being promoted worldwide, but stray dogs and cats may

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