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  • Qatar Digital Library Reveals the Forgotten Battle That Helped Win World War II 30 Mar 2020 12:07 Al Bawaba Locust plagues have been around from time immemorial; the Holy Qur’an and the Bible tell us they were one of the five plagues inflicted on Ancient Egypt. They were thought to have been relegated to history, but this year they reappeared, this time wreaking …
  • Egypt: COVID-19 Heightens Economic Vulnerability 30 Mar 2020 11:01 Al Bawaba The COVID-19 pandemic will be devastating to the Egyptian economy in the short term but the overall effect of the disease-induced emergency will depend on how long before it subsides, economists said. “The COVID-19 outbreak is paralysing all sectors of the …
  • Evidence for the Exodus 30 Mar 2020 07:41 The Jewish Website Examining the historicity of the biblical exodus. The following is adapted from the author’s new book, Ani Maamin: Biblical Criticism, Historical Truth and the Thirteen Principles of Faith (Maggid, 2020). Thanks in no small part to the Internet and the …
  • Forbidden to gather, people of faith are finding ways to connect during the pandemic 29 Mar 2020 10:26 CBC Across Quebec, at noon today and on Sundays from now until Easter, church bells will peel  — not to welcome church-goers to mass and Sunday services, but to send a message of hope and mutual support that can be heard far and wide. Like theatres, concert …
  • Retirement Vacation to Egypt - Explore the land of Pharaohs for less than $1,500 Including a Nile Cruise 28 Mar 2020 17:06 MarketWatch.com Mar 28, 2020 (eGiiG News via COMTEX) -- After working hard for years, there is no more excellent way to start your retirement than to go on vacation. While you might have squeezed in a short trip here and there over the years, your retirement holiday is …