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  1. Lifting lid on all that's Egyptian

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... back to ancient Egypt. The three actors bring an extra dimension to the show by directing questions to the audience. Their performance includes snippets from the era when the Egyptian pyramids ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/997551/lifting-lid-all-thats-egyptian
  2. News - World - EGYPT

    Assassin slit throat of Pharaoh Ramses III to alter line of succession

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... from about 1188BC to 1155BC, is described in ancient documents as the "Great God" and a military leader who defended Egypt, then the richest prize in the Mediterranean, from repeated ... in plot to alter line of succession An assassin slit the throat of Egypt's last great pharaoh at the climax of a bitter succession battle, scientists say in a report on the 3,000-year-old ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1107632/assassin-slit-throat-pharaoh-ramses-iii-alter-line-succession
  3. News - World - EGYPT

    New leader of Egypt Coptic Christians enthroned

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 10:07am by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Pope Tawadros II was enthroned on Sunday as the new head of Egypt’s Copts in an elaborate ceremony at Cairo’s St Mark’s Cathedral amid rising fears about ... English and Greek mingled with the ancient Coptic language of the church’s liturgy in the psalms and prayers of the service and the tributes of well-wishers. Tawadros, 60, was chosen on November ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1085967/new-leader-egypt-coptic-christians-enthroned
  4. Ancient values, customs and morals explored

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... power, representing a king, sometimes a queen, with a body of a lion. Flanking temple doorways and processional avenues in ancient Egypt, sphinx statues served as guardians that kept enemies ... to the eaves of a roof on an ancient Greek temple in Italy. Greek and Etruscan buildings often featured such tiles, which were also highly decorative, to ward off evil. Also on display ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/993507/ancient-values-customs-and-morals-explored
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Egypt's Mohammed Mursi makes smart move to woo China first

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... offers much-needed diversity. Egypt and China have much in common, from ancient civilisations through a shared identity as victims of Western colonialism. They have had unbroken diplomatic ... SCMP Editorial Egypt plays the China card first Revolutions change political landscapes, and they also can alter foreign policy. Egypt's president, Mohammed Mursi, making his first ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1027321/egypts-mohammed-mursi-makes-smart-move-woo-china-first
  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt protesters tear-gassed as world concern mounts

    Posted Nov 24th 2012, 06:16pm by Agence-France-Presse in Cairo

    ... of tear gas forcing them to retreat into surrounding streets. Opposition-led protests were held in most of Egypt’s major cities on Friday sparking violent clashes in the canal city of Suez ... to keep up the momentum of their protests against Morsi’s decree on Thursday which placed his decisions beyond judicial scrutiny, vastly adding to his power. “Egypt is at the start of a new ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1089965/egypt-protesters-tear-gassed-world-concern-mounts
  7. News - Asia - IRAN

    Egyptian leader in Iran for first time since 1979 revolution

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 01:57pm by Reuters in Dubai

    ... visiting heads of state on Thursday morning. Diplomatic relations between Cairo and Tehran broke down immediately after Iran’s revolution over Egypt’s support for the overthrown Shah and its peace ... week, Mursi spoke of forming a contact group to resolve the crisis in Syria, comprising Egypt, Iran, Saudi Arabi and Turkey, an initiative the Iranian leadership is keen to pursue. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1026303/egyptian-leader-iran-first-time-1979-revolution
  8. News - World - BRIEFS

    Briefs, November 19, 2012

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... Egypt's Coptics enthrone new pope CAIRO- The new pope of Egypt's Orthodox Coptic church has been enthroned. Pope Tawadros, 60, was elected earlier this month, but the televised official enthronement ceremony was held yesterday at the Coptic cathedral in Cairo. He replaced Shenouda, who died in March after leading the ancient church for 40 years. Egypt's Christians ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1085651/briefs-november-19-2012
  9. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - LEGENDS KAHK

    Legends: kahk

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by Janice Leung

    ... and family to exchange gifts and, of course, feasting. In Egypt,one of the most popular foods offered at this time is kahk, sweet, yeast-risen cookies that can be filled with minced dates or figs, or baked plain. It is thought they date back to around 1500BC. Images of kahk and the baking process can be found on the walls of the tombs of pharaohs who ruled in ancient Thebes. Honey was shown ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/food-wine/article/1015421/legends-kahk

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