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Synonyms for Cairo

a town at the southern tip of Illinois at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers

the capital of Egypt and the largest city in Africa

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45am on 26 July Street in the Bulaq Abul Ela area, near the back gate of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The first printed edition was "edited" by Muhammad 'Abd al-Latif al-Khatib and was printed on the margins of the Bulaq edition of al-Ghazali's Ihya' 'ulum al-dun in 1289/1872.
In the library, there are millions of books, exhibitions, such as the Bulaq Press, the first Egyptian press established under the rule of Mohamed Ali in 1820, and the exhibition for the Arab-Muslim Medieval Instruments of Astronomy and Science.
An Egyptian woman wait in a crowded line to buy bread in the populous district of Bulaq in Cairo
The current Nile Towers neighbourhood in Ramlet Bulaq is located on 4.
Additional shipments of tainted meat, poultry, liver and tail meat, deemed unfit for human consumption, were recalled from the neighborhoods of Nasser City, Bulaq, Asbiko and Meidan Fatima Al-Zahra.
In the midst of this frustration, criminalisation of political activity, and ever present low wages, Egypt today has come to resemble how it once looked under the rule of the Mamluks, who took to pillaging and plundering the Bulaq market if their treasury coffers became depleted.
This copy most likely derives from the Bulaq publication of the Kashkul.
According to the ANHRI, Al-Wali informed the Bulaq Abul Ela police station of the sit-in, and added that the protesters had attempted to storm his office.
The list of private sector companies involved in the transport of natural gas include Net Gas, owned by the Al-Kharafi Group which operates in Cairo, Giza, Alexandria, Behira and Fayoum, Ribeko Gas, which operates in Suez and the Red Sea, Taranis Gas which operates in Kafr Al-Shaykh, Wadi Al-Neel, Bani Suwif, Al-Mina, Asyut, Mega Gas, which operates in Zifti, Mit Ghamar, Kafr Al-Ziyut, Overseas Gas which operates in Bulaq Al-Dukrur, Al-Warq, Al-Manira, Imbaba, Maya Gas, which operates in Al-Muasar Al-Saf, and National Gas, which operates in Al-Sharqia.
Another bid is to be held next month for the right to begin the third stage of development of a new metro line stretching from Ataba through Imbaba and ending in Bulaq Al-Dakrur.
contains]]il) were built in Cairo and two in Bulaq, the port of Cairo.
Moussa is from Bulaq but works in Dokki, both in Giza.
The first priority in urban planning should be improving the quality of life where people already live, whether it's in Imbaba, Bulaq, Shoubra Al-Kheima, Old Cairo, Haram or the many informal areas, said Bremer.
The current exhibition on the Bulaq Press features old printing presses and samples of printed material along with explanation of the press's past and present significance in Egyptian publishing.