Friday,26 April, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1282, (11- 17 February 2016)
Friday,26 April, 2019
Issue 1282, (11- 17 February 2016)

Ahram Weekly


As hopes for diplomatic settlements in both Syria and Libya fade, Cairo finds itself increasingly at odds with its Gulf allies, writes Ahmed Eleiba

President Al-Sisi has unveiled dozens of projects in governorates across the country, reports Reem Leila

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri’s visit to the US aims to bolster relations between Cairo and Washington, writes Doaa El-Bey

The Ultras football fans did not reciprocate in kind after President Al-Sisi reached out to the often-violent group. If anything, they apparently have become even more emboldened,

What will President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi tell the new parliament in his inaugural speech this week, asks Dina Ezzat

MPs are gearing up for a stormy debate on new bylaws regulating the conduct of parliament, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

In a snub to a media gag order imposed by the country’s top prosecutor, Egypt’s new parliament voted to investigate a top auditor’s figures on corruption, reports

The National Council for Human Rights wants to include police stations in its inspection schedule, reports Khaled Dawoud

A “surprise” draft law regulating NGO affairs has been prepared, reports Mona El-Nahhas

Al-Matariya Hospital has reopened after doctors agreed tosuspend their strike,reports Mohamed Abdel-Baky

Four members of staff at Tanta Ophthalmology Public Hospital have been suspended after 15 patients lost their sight, reports Ahmed Morsy

Interior Minister Magdi Abdel-Ghaffar denies murdered Italian student Giulio Regeni was detained by security forces, Ahmed Morsy reports

While the Zika virus has not reached Egypt, the mosquito that carries the virus is found in two governorates in Upper Egypt, reports Reem Leila

Three men have been arrested for breaking off and selling pieces from the Giza Pyramids, reports Nevine El-Aref

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