Tag: Ministry of Religious Endowments

Religious Endowments Ministry forms committee to manage COVID-19 crisis

Mosques closed down for violating precautionary measures may be reopened upon committee's…

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75% increase in infringement on Egyptian monuments in Greece: Ministry of Religious Endowments

The Egyptian government has a resolution stating that these properties are registered…

Aisha Zidane Aisha Zidane

Salafist preacher banned from giving Friday sermon

The mosque was scheduled to host Salafist preacher Abdel Moneim Al-Shahat

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

Upcoming unified Friday sermon to discuss ‘cleanliness’

While a number of preachers have expressed discontent with the condition, a…

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

Ministry revokes Borhamy’s preaching permit

The Salafi Call and “Islamic State” are not very different from each…

Toqa Ezzidin Toqa Ezzidin

Authors claim Al-Azhar, government banned book uncovering institutional violations

Bookstore denies that it ever stocked the essay on the politics of…

Emir Nader Emir Nader

Number of Egyptian pilgrims killed in Mina stampede rises to 37

Stampede at end of Hajj pilgrimage resulted in total of 769 pilgrims’…

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26 Egyptians injured in Hajj stampede

Egypt’s Ministry of Religious Endowments released, Saturday, the names of 26 Egyptians…

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Ministry of Religious Endowments tightens control over mosques

Latest step includes taking over three mosques proven to be run by…

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

Ministry of Religious Endowments calls to brand Al-Azhar Front Scholars as ‘terrorists’

The group allegedly called for protests on 14 August in commemoration of…

Menna Zaki Menna Zaki