Thursday,21 February, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1431, (21 - 27 February 2019)
Thursday,21 February, 2019
Issue 1431, (21 - 27 February 2019)

Ahram Weekly


A monarchy discontinued

A monarchy discontinued

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Salah Al-Shahed, palace chief of protocol during the final days of the monarchy, provides an unforgettable picture of indecision in high places in his memoirs, writes Samir Sobhi

The run-up to the 1952 Revolution was a time of conspiracy and counter-conspiracy,

The creation of Israel in May 1948 came at the end of years of upheaval in Palestine

Egypt’s long history of financial surprises should encourage present generations,

The French writer Gaston Migeon left an unforgettable picture of Cairo just over

A dozen Egyptian women are on this year’s list of the most powerful Arab

With experts predicting increasing problems of water scarcity in Egypt, now is

Examination of the Muslim Brotherhood’s one-year rule in Egypt casts doubt

World War I that engulfed Europe and the Middle East 100 years ago brought a new

Looking back to 1950, Samir Sobhi finds that Egypt was already suffering from

Nourhan Riad reflects on the 25th anniversary of the first Palestinian Intifada

What kind of help can Egypt offer Uganda, asks Khaled Al-Fiqi as he takes photos

A badge of rank and education, the wearing of the tarboush was widespread among

As the Committee of Fifty tasked to write the draft of the country’s new

Perhaps Egypt’s present problems can best be understood through snapshots

The Muslim Brotherhood’s history and fundamental doctrines point in the

Congratulations, school is finally out and university life is about to begin.

Public universities in Egypt offer a wide range of scholarships and several programmes

What does the market need from the university graduate to start his practical

Gehad Hussein gives a glimpse of “the other things” students can do in universities

School is out, and a whole new college life awaits you. Nada Barakat highlights

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