Homeless Girl Found Under Abbasiya Bridge Belongs to Wealthy Egyptian Family

Homeless Girl Found Under Abbasiya Bridge Belongs to Wealthy Egyptian Family

When people spotted a young girl sleeping under Abbasiya bridge in worn-out clothes, they took her for a homeless person. It wasn’t until a passerby took a photo of her and posted it online that people started recognizing her.     Salwa, 20, apparently belonged to a wealthy Egyptian family in Al Mahalla, Al Arabiya […]

Mahalla Workers Give Government 60 Days to Respond to Demands

Mahalla Workers Give Government 60 Days to Respond to Demands

CAIRO, Feb 21 (Aswat Masriya) – Labour leaders at Mahalla Textile Company set several demands to suspend their strike and gave the government 60 days to respond to these demands. Mahalla City in Egypt’s Nile Delta has a history of labour strikes that stem from growing economic difficulties. Thousands of workers from Egypt’s largest textile company […]

Mahalla To Become its Own State?

Looks like we’ll be spending our weekends and summering in Mahalla! Protestors in Mahalla the western Delta city of Gharbeya have announced that their city will be “independent” from governments authority and they will implement a “revolutionary council” to handle the city’s affairs, just like Libya! To make sure this happens, the city’s protestors, blocked […]