Academia dances to the tune of politics

Decades ago, Lewis and like-minded scholars preached ‘modernisation' or ‘development' as the answer to the Middle East's woes. In the 1950s and 1960s, basing most of its analysis on Euro-American

Egypt’s opposition: Military tribunals are a settling of scores

April 28, marked the 3 year passing of the renowned military case and sentencing of Engineer Khayrat Al-Shater the Muslim Brotherhood deputy chairman and his companions.

Saudi blocks Egypt opposition website within 15 hours of launch

The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said on Tuesday that the Saudi Arabian government “should be proud to have seized the title ‘Prime Arabic Internet Enemy’ from Tunisia.”

Belgium – Draft proposal to ban the niqab in process

Belgium’s draft proposal to ban the niqab in public areas comes at a time where other European countries such as France are also proposing a ban on the Islamic face

Egypt’s war on smoking

The final report of the survey of smoking in the world revealed that in Egypt, the average monthly expenditure on cigarettes for smokers was about 110 Egyptian pounds ($20). According

MB MP denounces Palestinian killings by banned poisonous gases

Dr. Hamdi Hassan from the Muslim Brotherhood parliamentary bloc condemned the killing of four Palestinians and wounding of eight inside the tunnels on the Gazan border

IOF troops raid al-Khalil, arrest 13 Palestinians

IOF troops raided on Wednesday morning the town of Sair to the north east of the southern West Bank city of al-Khalil and arrested at least nine residents.

IOF troops kill Palestinian teenager

A Palestinian teenager succumbed to his wounds on Wednesday afternoon at Shifa hospital in Gaza after being wounded by IOF troops while participating in a peaceful demonstration near Nahal Oz

Palestinians warn of judaizing Silwan

Palestinian figures addressing a press conference on Silwan town, in occupied Jerusalem, has warned that the Israeli occupation authority (IOA) aims at judaizing the entire town and the vicinity of

Restrictions in Egypt ‘s elections render democracy a far dream

With the impeding, Shura, parliamentary and presidential elections, much controversy has emerged regarding Egypt 's political system.