Embassy of Pakistan Cairo organizes Qawwali Night

Sat, 30 Sep 2023 - 07:40 GMT

The Qawwali Troupe is in Cairo to participate in the 16th Edition of International Samaa Festival of Spiritual Music.

Pakistan launches World Conference on the Biography of Prophet Mohamed

Sun, 16 Oct 2022 - 07:41 GMT

Pakistan launches World Conference on the Biography of Prophet Mohamed.

Egypt’s First Lady congratulates Egyptians, Arabs on Prophet Mohammed’s birthday

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 02:38 GMT

Egypt’s First Lady Intissar al-Sisi congratulated the Egyptian people on the occasion of the anniversary of Prophet Mohammed’s birthday.

Sisi didn’t disappoint Egyptians insulted by French cartoons, but to them it is more than condemnation

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 06:39 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi did not disappoint Egyptians insulted by the latest French cartoons when he held a joint Monday press conference with his counterpart. But a presser can only last for so long.

Nicolas Mouwad to portray prophet Abraham in the American movie 'His only son'

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 - 03:29 GMT

Famed Lebanese actor Nicolas Mouwad was chosen by American director David Helling to play the role of Prophet Abraham.

A cleric must have a comprehensive approach: President Sisi

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 - 01:49 GMT

“Let’s restore the position of our homeland as a centre of science and culture for all humanity, and let’s revive decency and virtue in our country,” President Sisi said.

Dutch ambassador visits Al-Azhar, Mufti over cartoon contest

Tue, 04 Sep 2018 - 11:23 GMT

The Netherlands's ambassador in Cairo has met with Al-Azhar Imam and Egypt’s Grand Mufti to explain his government’s opposition to a cartoon contest of Prophet Mohamed.

In pictures: Mawlid al-Nabawi celebration with Jafari tariqa

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 07:43 GMT

Young and old, rich and poor, scholars and laymen all came together to express their love for God’s final messenger and remember his “seerah”, or biography.

Why do Muslims celebrate Mawlid al-Nabawi?

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 06:01 GMT

While extremists are vehemently against any such celebration, the overwhelming majority of Muslims take part in one form or another.

Egypt is only option for Mawlid al-Nabawi

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 08:35 GMT

Sufis dress in colorful clothing and energetically parade through the streets performing “dhikr” (remembrance of God).

Prophet Muhammad’s birthday to be celebrated Dec. 1

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 - 03:54 GMT

Dar al-Iftaa announced that Rabi’ al-Awwal will start November 20, adding that the Mawlid al-Nabawi will take place December 1.