Finding serenity in an ancient Cairo mosque

Apr 16, 2016

Finding serenity in an ancient Cairo mosque

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Amid Cairo’s cramped mass of humanity and traffic, with its incessant honking and haggling, visitors will be hard-pressed to find some solitude. However, if you’re willing to go off the beaten tourist track a bit, serenity can be found. The expansive Mosque of Ahmed ...

Nile ferry crash claims at least 15; cargo boat skipper held

Jul 23, 2015

Nile ferry crash claims at least 15; cargo boat skipper held

At least 15 people including two children were killed after a cargo boat collided with a ferry on the Nile on Wednesday, hospital, security and political sources said. Egyptian police have arrested the captain of the cargo boat after the crash north of the ...