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Alain Navarro

Alain Navarro

    Egypt's uneasy relationship with Netanyahu
    Egypt's uneasy relationship with Netanyahu
    Egypt's leaders will have a heavy heart when they resume dealings with Benjamin Netanyahu, whose earlier spell as Israeli prime minister was the...
    Tintin thrives in the Arab world despite censorship
    Tintin thrives in the Arab world despite censorship
    Neither censors nor "Orientalist" stereotypes have dampened demand for the cartoon adventures of Belgian boy reporter Tintin, who has stoked the...
    Search for Egypt's lone female pharaoh may be over
    Search for Egypt's lone female pharaoh may be over
    The centuries-old search for the mummy of Queen Hatshepsut, the only woman to have reigned as a pharaoh in Egypt, may finally have ended.
    Egypt battlefield set for golf boom
    Egypt battlefield set for golf boom
    The steaming sands of El-Alamein, where German and Allied tanks fought fiercely during World War II, are being readied for a boom in tourism, but...
    Darfur threatens Sudan's AU ambitions
    Darfur threatens Sudan's AU ambitions
    A year after an international outcry over the civilian death toll in Darfur forced Sudan to forego its ambitions to chair the African Union, the...
    Behind which veil?
    Behind which veil?
    To veil or not to veil is no longer the question in Egypt. From abject neighbourhoods to chic suburban enclaves Muslim women are instead mulling...
    Black cloud threatens Egyptians' health
    Black cloud threatens Egyptians' health
    For the seventh year running, a mysterious black cloud has appeared over Cairo, triggering serious health concerns for the polluted city's...
    French 'asbestos' ship poised for Suez crossing
    French 'asbestos' ship poised for Suez crossing
    Egyptian technicians on Monday were to inspect an old French aircraft carrier, heading for an Indian scrapyard, ahead of its planned transit...
    'The boss' seen cruising to poll victory
    'The boss' seen cruising to poll victory
    With the battle to keep his throne all but won, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's main struggle on the eve of Wednesday's landmark election was to...