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Stories By May Kamel


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    15 Nov 2014 Sat

    Video Egypt's belly dancing tradition in danger

    In Egypt, where belly-dancing was once celebrated as an ancient tradition, performers are fighting to dance against an increasingly conservative society.

  • 2
    03 Oct 2014 Fri

    Islamic State-linked militant groups emerging in Egypt

    Prolonged political instability after the ousting of Islamist Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has led to a growing insurgency, sparking fears that Islamic State militants will infiltrate the country.

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    15 Sep 2014 Mon

    Egypt's second Suez Canal plan sparks concerns

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi plans to build a new Suez Canal alongside the existing 145-year-old waterway to boost the country's economy. But critics worry about the funding and the timing of such a mega project.