Sunday,20 August, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1357, (17 - 23 August 2017)
Sunday,20 August, 2017
Issue 1357, (17 - 23 August 2017)

Ahram Weekly

Samir Sobhi

What did the British occupation really do for Egypt, asks Samir Sobhi

The British occupation of Egypt began with the bombardment of Alexandria in 1882, only ending with t

The problem of debt has been with Egypt since at least the later 19th century

The Arab League is looking to expand its mandate and perhaps even its members

A good scoop is one thing, but those working in the profession were what gave journalism its flavour

Reflections on practice and renown of one of the Arab world’s greatest intellectuals

The vagaries of rule are not the sum of all history

Looking back at the colonial period in Egypt’s history at the turn of the 20th century

Between comedy and tragedy, the humorous often makes us weep, writes Samir Sobhi

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