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Current issue | Issue 1227, (1-7 January 2015)
Saturday,21 October, 2017
Issue 1227, (1-7 January 2015)

Ahram Weekly

EGYPT

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi’s ratification of the electoral constituencies law has paved the way for parliamentary polls to be held in the first quarter of 2015 and shifted

Steps towards Egyptian-Qatari rapprochement are being cautiously welcomed in Cairo, writes Doaa El-Bey

Security forces tighten their grip nationwide ahead of the Eastern Christmas, reports Ahmed Morsy

Hollywood epic Exodus: God and Kings will not show in Egypt, banned over historical inaccuracies, Nevine El-Aref reports

Two-year prison terms against 23 young activists convicted of violating the protest law could negatively impact the upcoming parliamentary elections, reports Khaled Dawoud

The alleged clash between the grand imam of Al-Azhar and the minister of religious endowments was in fact nothing of the kind, writes Amany Maged

The Egyptian Coptic Church is preparing for the Christmas celebrations, writes Michael Adel

Cairo has re-emphasised its support for the legitimate Libyan government amid continuing tensions in the country

The National Council for Women is discussing ways of supporting women in the upcoming parliamentary elections, reports Reem Leila

Egypt cancelled the excavation license of a US archaeological mission after it announced, falsely, the discovery of one million mummies in Fayoum, Nevine El-Aref reports

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