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Local news for Luxor, Egypt continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Thursday | Fox News

Rate of Christian girls attacked on rise in Egypt

August 18, 2013:Christians attend Sunday service in the Basilica of our Lady of Fatima in Cairo .

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Thursday | The Block Island Times

Egypt: Ancient, Beautiful and Complicated

Last June, my friend Judy Schrafft, who is a member of the Explorer's Club and dives all over the world, was reading an archaeological magazine in my kitchen and fell across an ad for a trip to Egypt that included a fair amount of time with Dr. Zahi Hawass, Egypt's ex-minister of antiquities and the maker of many television documentaries.

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Thursday | Patch.com

Lukancic Drama Club Invites Audience to Solve a Murder

By Sam Koeppl, Alexis Mackowiak, and Jessica Wisniewski Again and again, a killer strikes.

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Related Topix: World News, Egypt, New York

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Patheos

Jehoshua: About the Series and Author

The "Jehoshua" book series is a unique interpretation of early Christianity combining recent scholarship on the historical Jesus, with Biblical references and fictional characters and circumstances.

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Related Topix: World News, Egypt

Elginism

Brit fined for attempting to auction looted Egyptian artefacts

Firstly, the level of the fine is tiny - considering the crime involved & the value of the artefacts, it counts somewhat lower than a slap on the wrist in the overall scheme of things.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Egypt

AME Info

flynas operates two weekly flights from Riyadh to Luxor

Our client a leading Property Development & Real Estate company is seeking a Facility Manager/MEP Engineer for their Riyadh head office.

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Related Topix: World News, Egypt

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Egypt Today

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Minutes from Luxor Temple, the Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor is Luxor's most fashionable address.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Nerve News

Mahesh Bhatt picks Arjun over Alia in '2 States'

Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who watched his daughter Alia Bhatt's third film 2 States, is happy to see her playing a different role.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Jerusalem Post

The Exodus: Does archaeology have a say?

The Exodus is so fundamental to us and our Jewish sources that it is embarrassing that there is no evidence outside of the Bible to support it.

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Related Topix: Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Life, Holidays, Passover, World News, Africa, Egypt, Israel, Middle East, Opinion

Daily Mail

Holidays in Egypt: It's a great time to book a river cruise on the Nile

With Egypt staggering from one crisis to the next, why would anyone take a Nile cruise? The answer is simple: the ancient wonders are as amazing as ever, there has never been a better time to see them - and you will be helping the country's long-suffering people.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Boat Disaster, Travel

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Tough times on tourism trail

It's so slow at the Giza Pyramids that Salam Abdullah, who has six children, sold one of his three camels.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, Hosni Mubarak, Muslim Brotherhood

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Daily Mail

CT scan of mummy reveals spatula inside skull used to scoop out brains

Ouch! CT scan reveals spatula lodged inside skull of 2,600-year-old mummy that was used to scoop out his brains Reports of items being left in bodies after surgical procedures aren't new, but the latest may well be the oldest, and most gruesome, example yet.

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Related Topix: World News, Egypt, Travel, Egypt Travel, Middle East Travel, Scanners

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Scientific American

Ancient Egyptian Mummy Found with Brain but No Heart

This 1,700-year-old mummy has a brain, no heart and plaques over her sternum and abdomen, say researchers.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Egypt, Wisdom Teeth, Health

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Communication cut with tense south Egypt province

Egyptian security forces stand guard as Egyptian prosecutor general, Hisham Barakat, tours the area where fighting took place on Friday, April 4, between a Nubian family and members of the Arab Haleyla clan, in the southern city of Aswan, Egypt, Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

California Computer News

Bronze Age Chronology: Oldest Weather Report

An inscription on a 3,500-year-old stone block from Egypt may be one of the world's oldest weather reports -- and could provide new evidence about the chronology of events in the ancient Middle East.

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Related Topix: Weather, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, University of Chicago, Volcanic Eruption, World News, Egypt

International Business Times

Ancient Egyptian Mummy Discovered with Brain but No Heart

The woman may have lived during the Roman rule, when Christianity was spreading and may have died between the age of 30 and 50, the radiocarbon dating reveals.

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Related Topix: World News, Egypt

Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Daily Star

Family feud in south Egypt kills 23

LUXOR, Egypt: A bloody feud in Egypt's southern Aswan province between an Arab clan and a Nubian family has killed at least 23 people in two days of fighting, leaving bodies strewn on hospital floors and homes torched in its wake, government officials and witnesses said Saturday.

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Arkansas Online

Arab-Nubian feud deadly in Egypt

LUXOR, Egypt - A bloody feud in southern Egypt between an Arab clan and a Nubian family has killed at least 23 people in two days of fighting, leaving bodies strewn on hospital floors and homes torched in its wake, government officials and witnesses said Saturday.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Uptown San Diego Examiner

Daily Business Report-April 4, 2014

The San Diego Natural History Museum announced it will host the West Coast debut of the exhibition "The Discovery of King Tut" beginning in October.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Switched

700-Year-Old Poop Barrels Still Stink, Researchers Say

Archeologists excavating the Medieval town of Odense in Denmark recently uncovered some barrels of old poop .

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Israel, Middle East, Minnesota, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science

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