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

Ahram Weekly

FOCUS

This year’s Ramadan in Syria, amid the ongoing war and terrorist acts by the regime, brings no joy, reports Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Illegal building on agricultural land in Egypt has grown significantly over recent

More Arabic literature is being translated into English and other languages than

Opinion polls indicate that anti-Muslim sentiments are escalating in some Western

Historians and commentators continue to discuss the effects and direction of the

Poverty is forcing more and more children into work in Egypt, at the expense of

Smugglers, profiteers and corrupt politicians are making money out of the Syrian

The recruitment techniques of the Al-Qaeda and Islamic State terrorist groups

In the lax security that followed the Arab Spring uprisings, smugglers had the

Egyptian farmers are exploring new ways of coping with climate change, says Mahmoud Bakr

The Arab League marks its 70th anniversary this month, but is there much to celebrate,

Children are being deployed in both combat and support roles by pro- and anti-government

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has embarked on bold reforms to meet the economic

For centuries, animists were persecuted by the forces of Christianity and Islam

The recent spike in road accidents has sparked increased concern over one of the

Jihadist groups have set up safe havens in border areas across the Middle East

Every time you buy a new television, computer or phone, an older one is retired,

New drugs may be able to treat hepatitis C, one of Egypt’s top killer diseases,

Four years after the region’s democratic uprisings, the Arab media are still

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