Walaa Hussein


People take part in a yoga session in Al-Azhar Park in Cairo in this undated photo.  (photo by Indian Embassy in Cairo)

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Sights, tastes of India charm Egypt in popular festival

Wednesday, Apr. 12, 2017 | Walaa Hussein, Contributor

Egypt's fifth annual Indian cultural festival is attracting enthusiastic crowds in a celebration of friendship and strengthening ties between Cairo and New Delhi.

Cairo takes urgent measures to combat terrorism after church bombings

Tuesday, Apr. 11, 2017 | Walaa Hussein, Contributor

In the wake of the Palm Sunday church bombings, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and parliament took several steps amending internal laws that confront terrorism, but many doubt the ability of these measures to halt terrorist attacks.

How Egypt's government plans to save sea turtles

Sunday, Apr. 2, 2017 | Walaa Hussein, Contributor

Cairo is preparing to launch a nationwide program to end the slaughter of sea turtles, which are becoming an endangered species.

Egypt sees progress in settling Nile issues

Friday, Mar. 17, 2017 | Walaa Hussein, Contributor

Cairo appears to be making some headway in realigning with members of the Nile Basin Initiative and resolving its issues with the Entebbe Agreement, seven years after it was signed.

Will families with 2 children become the norm in Egypt?

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017 | Walaa Hussein, Contributor

A parliamentary committee is examining draft legislation aimed at curbing Egypt's population growth by encouraging smaller families.

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Walaa Hussein is the editor-in-chief of the parliamentary news division at Rose al-Yusuf. An expert in African affairs, Hussein has collaborated with the Nile Channel, writing and preparing newscasts. On Twitter: @walaahuseen

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