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    Egyptian woman seeks divorce over Ramadan cooking row ,Kiya Ye Khula Tazaad Nahi Hay?

    By Indo Asian News Service, IANS Cairo, Aug 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An Egyptian woman has applied for divorce after her husbands' cooking skills proved to be better than her own, the Al-Masry Al-Youm newspaper reported Monday. The family row came amid the Islamic holiday of Ramadan, when...
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    Tens of thousands of Egyptian Islamists pour into Tahrir Square calling for a state bound by strict

    Islamists Flood Square in Cairo in Show of StrengthAmr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters A protester from a Salafist group, among the most conservative and puritan Islamist movements, shouted Koranic verses and held an Egyptian flag at a rally on Friday in Tahrir Square in Cairo. By ANTHONY...
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    Egyptian man declares himself the Mahdi during prayers at Kaba

    MAKKAH: Muslim faithful who had come to perform Asr prayer at the Grand Mosque in Makkah were shocked when a man snatched the microphone and declared he was the Mahdi, the prophesied redeemer of Islam who is expected to come prior to the Day of Resurrection. According to eyewitnesses, the imam...
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    "Religion is for God, the Homeland is for All": The Debate over Article 2 of the Egyptian Constituti

    In Egypt, debate is raging about the amendment of Article 2 of the Egyptian Constitution. According to this article, Islam is the official state religion, and the Sharia is the main source of legislation. Samir Grees has been following the debate... The scene was remarkable, and for many...