Friday,28 April, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1342, (27 April - 3 May 2017)
Friday,28 April, 2017
Issue 1342, (27 April - 3 May 2017)

Ahram Weekly

Mohamed Salmawy

A magisterial study of Egyptian cinema, and an equally enthralling account of 10 Coptic leaders, bot

  • 21-04-2017

Uncle Nesim

The simple act of doing one’s job can save lives and be an example to others

Trump’s strikes on Syria prove that despite what is said, consistency of policy marks America’s vari

The arrival of the first encyclopaedic catalogue of a Middle East artist is a major event and an exa

The last-minute candidature of the French minister of culture to head UNESCO is highly irregular and

Regardless of how repugnant the group is, the Muslim Brotherhood succeeds in one respect: it underst

  • 03-03-2017

UNESCO battle

Western powers have always blocked Arab candidates to head the UN’s culture and heritage body. But c

  • 24-02-2017

New cabinet

Reflections on the makeup of Egypt’s new cabinet, with some welcome retentions and new additions

The Egypt-Saudi bilateral relation is the last vestige of the current Arab order. It is of capital i

  • 10-02-2017

Jenadriyah

Despite the vicissitudes of time, culture will always unite the Arab peoples

Inaugural speeches are usually a time for US president-elects to shift gears and strike a chord of r

  • 17-01-2017

Nehad and Soares

Mohamed Salmawy reflects on interconnections that love of the arts can create, sometimes crossing co

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