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The pseudonymous Bilal has written several acclaimed literary novels. His latest, The Ghost Runner , continues the adventures of Sudanese ex-pat private detective Makana, who previously appeared in The Golden Scales and Dogstar Rising.
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Egyptian women supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi stand inside the defendants' cage in a courtroom in Alexandria, Egypt, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
6 hrs ago | The Daily Star
ALEXANDRIA, Egypt: Egyptian judges began hearing appeals on Saturday of 21 women and girls handed heavy jail terms over an Islamist protest, in a case that sparked an outcry.
Muslim Brotherhood and ousted president Mohammed Morsi supporters clash with Egyptian riot police during a demonstration in the streets of El Zeitun neighborhood close by al Qubba presidential Palace on December 6, 2013 in Cairo.
CAIRO: Director Hany Fawzy's "Family Secrets," Egypt's first film about homosexuality, has hit a sensitive nerve with censors in the Muslim country where the topic is taboo.
A former Detroit university professor is pledging $5 million and is hoping it will spark a wildfire of private financial support to protect valuable art from being sold to pay creditors in the city's bankruptcy.
National Park Service volunteers Donna and John Buckley said they weren't optimistic that a pod of 41 stranded pilot whales would survive in shallow Florida Everglades waters.
The coffee-table book "Beyond Chic: Great Fashion Designers at Home" by Ivan Terestchenko features 19 residences, including those of Yves Saint Laurent, Giorgio Armani and Reed Krakoff, as well as exotic locations such as Venice, Italy; Paris; Marrakesh, Morocco; and Luxor, Egypt.
Arab and Muslim figures on Friday mourned the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela , noting his cause as an example for the world to follow.
Amid the strife about Egypt's draft constitution, one group vesting its hopes in the document is the Association of the Rights of Dwarfs.
An opponent of ousted President Mohammed Morsi holds up a poster of Egyptian Defense Minister General Abdul Fattah el-Sissi with an Arabic words that read: "The lion of Egypt" during a rally at Tahrir square, in Cairo, Egypt, late Friday, July 19, 2013 Egyptian General Abdel Fattah el-Sissi raked in the most votes in a Time magazine readers poll ... (more)
Egypt's army-installed government unveiled a timetable to pay $3 billion of $6.3 billion it owes to foreign oil firms on Thursday, part of a campaign to revive confidence in an economy hammered by three years of political turmoil.
Despite the diplomatic conflict between Ankara and Cairo, Turkey will maintain its current visa regime for Egyptian citizens, the Foreign Ministry has stated in response to a parliamentary question Today`s Zaman reported.
My family has travelled all over the world. Egypt, being one of my favorites. This was taken in Abu Simbel located in Southern Eypt about 15 miles from the Sudanese boarder.
STEVEN A. COOK is the Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.