Category Archives: Education

Chinese President Xi Jinping says ‘no clash’ of civilisations amid US trade war

Chinese President Xi Jinping declared Wednesday (May 15) there was "no clash" of civilisations and denounced racial supremacy as "stupid" amid tensions with the United States and concerns over Beijing's rising global power. His remarks came after a top...

Report: Iran-Linked Disinformation Effort Had Personal Touch

When a young Middle Eastern woman contacted Saudi dissident Ali AlAhmed over Twitter last November, he was immediately suspicious.AlAhmed's radar was up because he had previously been targeted by hackers posing as a female journalist. But this turned o...

Egypt condemns man to death for Cairo church attack

CAIRO � An Egyptian man was sentenced to death by hanging for a deadly attack on a Cairo church in 2017 claimed by the Daesh militant group, a judicial source said.Ten people including a police officer were killed as the

Al Azhar celebrates 1079th foundation of Al Azhar Mosque

Al Azhar celebrates on Sunday 12/5/2019 the ceremony of marking the 1079th foundation of Al Azhar Mosque.The ceremony is attended by senior Azharite scholars, preachers, officials and cadres.A series of activities take place as part of the ceremony as ...

Iran Rejects Trump’s ‘Call Me’ Invitation

Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency has quoted a top commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guard as saying Tehran will not negotiate with the United States. The statement follows U.S. President Donald Trump's indirect invitation to Iranian leaders to g...

Nasr: New Aswan Free Zone eyes fresh investments worth 2.3 bn dollars

The free zone located in south-west new Aswan city will comprise 160 projects with targeted total investments of 2.3 billion dollars, said Investment Minister Sahar Nasr on Thursday. Given the green light during the last cabinet meeting, the New

Derian meets Ambassadors of Egypt, Denmark

Grand Mufti, Sheikh Abdullatif Derain, met at Dar-al-Fatwa on Thursday with Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Nazih al-Najjari, over an array of local affairs, in addition to the current regional situation and the bilateral ties between the two countries...

Aoun hands US Ambassador demarcation proposals of southern maritime border

President of the Republic, General Michel Aoun, on Thursday welcomed at the Baabda palace US Ambassador to Lebanon, Elizabeth Richard, and discussed with her the general situation in Lebanon, as well as most recent regional developments. President Aoun...