Grand Imam of Al-Azhar

Terrorism results from unjust policies: Azhar Grand Imam

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 - 01:30 GMT

Terrorism resultsfrominternational unjust policiesthat lost all compassion towardthe weak and the poor,Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Ahmed el-Tayyeb said.

Al-Azhar shares Christmas celebrations with Coptic Church

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 12:28 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark’s Diocese confirmed that Al-Azhar and the Coptic Church have shared strong relations over the history.

Islamic delegation to head to Coptic Church for Christmas

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 09:31 GMT

Coptic Church spokesman said that an Islamic delegation headed by Grand Imam of Al-Azhar will extend their greetings to Pope Tawadros II on Wednesday.

Al-Azhar Grand Imam meets former PM Tony Blair in Cairo

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 04:28 GMT

Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb met on Tuesday with former British Prime Minister Tony Blair in Cairo to discuss the impact of terrorism.

Al-Azhar grand imam to attend Friday prayer at Rawdah mosque

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 08:32 GMT

The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Sheikh Ahmed Al-Tayeb, will lead Friday prayer at North Sinai’s Al-Rawdah mosque following the deadly terrorist attack.

Former official labels Arish attackers as 'apostates'

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 - 08:41 GMT

Former deputy minister of endowments issued a ‘fatwa’ against militants who killed Muslims in Al-Rawdah mosque, calling them apostates.