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CAIRO: An Egyptian court on Tuesday banned members of ousted President Muhammad Mursi’s Muslim Brotherhood from running in upcoming elections, a lawyer and state media said. Egypt’s...
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Egypt to up power rates

WASHINGTON: Egypt plans to boost electricity prices for the richest 20 percent of its citizens before the presidential elections at the end of May, as the country has “no time to waste” in startin




Interim Libyan prime minister to step down

TRIPOLI, Libya: Libya’s government said Sunday that the interim prime minister had declined a parliamentary mandate to form a new government and will instead step down, in a move likely to compound



UAE in wider push for job creation

ABU DHABI: The UAE is finalizing a new law to boost entrepreneurship with broad incentives as part of a wider push to create jobs for a burgeoning young population.





25 authors to attend Sharjah reading fest

Over 25 well known authors will attend the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival that will run at Expo Center from April 15.  



Syria rebels, government confirm poison gas attack

BEIRUT: The Syrian government and rebel forces say poison gas has been used in a central village, injuring scores of people, while blaming each other for the attack.

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