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Gunmen travelling in a car opened fire on Tuesday on a group of Egyptian policemen outside Cairo`s Al-Azhar university, killing three and wounding nine others, the interior ministry said.
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Hollywood director Darren Aronofsky, who has helmed `Noah`, caught the movie at a hall in Kochi in Kerala.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 01:14
One person was killed and 14 wounded on Wedneday when police and student supporters of Egypt`s deposed president Mohamed Morsi clashed at Cairo University, the health ministry said.
Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 12:31
Egypt`s Sunni Muslim institution Al Azhar has issued a fatwa against the Darren Aronofsky-produced `Noah.`
Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 06:00
A student was killed on Saturday and scores were arrested when supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood clashed with Egyptian police at the Cairo campus of Al-Azhar University, state media reported.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 00:49
At least one student was killed as supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood clashed with security forces at Egypt`s prestigious Al Azhar University here amid a police crackdown on the banned group.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 20:55
A security official says police have fired tear gas to prevent students of Egypt`s Islamic Al-Azhar University from taking protests outside their campus, in the third straight day of unrest there.
Last Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013, 18:31
Egypt`s ruling Muslim Brotherhood has slammed a proposed UN document on women`s rights, saying it was un-Islamic and would subvert the entire society.
Last Updated: Friday, September 23, 2011, 11:03
The top Sunni Muslim authority has called on the free world to recognise a Palestinian state at UN.
Last Updated: Friday, March 19, 2010, 18:28
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Friday appointed a new head of Al-Azhar, Sunni Islam`s most prestigious institution, after the death of its top cleric last week, the official MENA agency reported.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 10, 2010, 16:06
Sheikh Mohamed Sayed Tantawi, Grand Imam of Egypt`s prestigious seat of Islamic learning Al-Azhar, died of a heart attack today in Riyadh.
Last Updated: Friday, October 09, 2009, 13:56
Egypt`s prestigious Al-Azhar University has barred students from wearing face-veils or Niqab in female-only classrooms and dormitories.
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