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Egypt's cinematic wonders: Famous filming locations to explore

Khaleejtimes 08 Dec 2023
Cairo. Cairo, a city where ancient history meets modern vibrancy, has been featured in numerous films ... Beyond its cinematic connections, Cairo's Egyptian Museum, historic mosques, and bustling bazaars offer visitors a rich tapestry of experiences, blending thousands of years of history with contemporary culture.

Former Bears kicker Robbie Gould is retiring

Chicago Sun-Times 07 Dec 2023
Robbie Gould kicks a 55-yard field goal in 2015. Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images. Robbie Gould, one of the greatest kickers in Bears history, is retiring. The 41-year-old last kicked for the 49ers last season ... He made 85.4% of them, which ranks second in team history behind current kicker Cairo Santos ....

Answering the Bears’ biggest questions on the bye week, with 5 games left

Chicago Sun-Times 01 Dec 2023
<img class="Image" alt="A photo of Matt Eberflus reacting to a play in a game." ... Eberflus has the defense playing better, but the Bears are still 7-22 under him. Getty ... The Chicago Sun-TimesJason Lieser, Patrick Finley and Mark Potash break down what’s at stake ... Finley ... Potash ... Cairo Santos is, statistically, the greatest kicker in franchise history.

Review Taiwan question via Cairo Declaration

China Daily 30 Nov 2023
Dec 1 marks the 80th anniversary of the Cairo Declaration, a pivotal moment in history when China, the United States and the United Kingdom gathered in Egypt, during the final stages of World War II ... Revisiting the Cairo Declaration 80 years later is imperative to respect history, address current realities, and safeguard order and peace.

Chinese company donates over 500 books to Egyptian university

Urdu Point 30 Nov 2023
CAIRO, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 30th Nov, 2023) China's petrochemical giant Sinopec donated more than 500 books to Egyptian Chinese University (ECU) on Wednesday ... at the Chinese Embassy in Egypt, at the handing-over ceremony at the ECU in Cairo.

Centurions out to defend program's first state championship

Hastings Tribune 30 Nov 2023
CAIRO — Centura’s girls basketball team made history in March by securing the program’s first state championship ...Last year we had a historic run, winning the first girls basketball state title in school history ... “Last year’s team had the best defensive average in a state tournament in program history, allowing 36.7 points per game,” Brown said ... .

Court marks pair of milestones

Winona Daily News 30 Nov 2023
In a speech following her investiture ceremony at the Minnesota History Center Monday afternoon, Hudson noted the milestone ... Investiture ceremony ... 2 ... Hudson was the first Black woman appointed to the appeals court in Minnesota's history ... Before moving to his current field he taught music and history at the American International School in Cairo, Egypt.

Books of the year 2023

New Statesman 24 Nov 2023
Mary Morrissy’s novel Penelope Unbound (Banshee Press) is a gloriously imagined alternative history for Nora Barnacle, who in Morrissy’s version gives up on James Joyce at the railway station where he left her in Trieste and goes off on a frolic of her own ... 900 Years of Making History (William Collins), a composite study by Philippa Gregory.

Celebrating 121 Years of The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Egyptian Streets 23 Nov 2023
the Egyptian Museum in Cairo (EMC) ... Throughout its history, the Egyptian Museum in Cairo has always been the flagship museum in Egypt, welcoming thousands of Egyptians and foreigners alike ... It offers Egyptian visitors free guided tours as well as lectures on its history.

Egypt-China Friendship Association celebrates 65th founding anniversary

People Daily 23 Nov 2023
CAIRO, Nov ... Held in the Abdeen Palace in the Egyptian capital Cairo, the celebration highlighted the distinguished ties between Egypt and China throughout history and in recent years ... Chinese Ambassador to Egypt Liao Liqiang hailed the role played by the Egypt-China Friendship Association in promoting friendship between the two countries ... .

Why Sinai is so sensitive in Egypt-Israel ties

The New Arab 16 Nov 2023
Still, given the brief history of Israeli settlements in Sinai, Cairo’s response was hardly surprising ... In their view, the withdrawal from south Lebanon in 2000, which Israel had occupied since 1982, and Gaza in 2005, when Israel withdrew all its troops and 8,000 settlers, did not lead to anything like the “cold peace” it got from Cairo.

Art Dubai announces gallery line-up for 17th edition from 1 to 3 March 2024

Gulf News 16 Nov 2023
The latest edition of the fair bids to expand definitions of the ‘Global South’ beyond traditional geographic and economic boundaries, emphasising the shared histories and distinct narratives of communities worldwide, from Delhi, Tehran and Cairo to Bogota and Guatemala City, as ...

Nakba, identity and perceptions: Edward Said’s daughter reflects on Gaza crisis and Palestine cause

Anadolu Agency 16 Nov 2023
... of unsavory involvement with the Contras to boot), this was an abrupt blow for a child of Palestinian Christian parents,” the eminent Palestinian-American scholar wrote in a 1998 article he penned for Al-Ahram Weekly, an English-language weekly broadsheet based in Cairo.

Egypt’s ancient city of Madi gives visitors a glimpse into the past

Arab News 11 Nov 2023
CAIRO ... Located in Fayoum Governorate, about 100 km from Cairo, Madi is home to an array of ancient ...

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