June 11, 2023

Egypt defeats Pakistan in the World Junior Squash semifinals

After losing 2-1 to top-seeded Egypt on Saturday, Pakistan’s impressive run at the World Junior Squash Team Championship came to an end.In their quarterfinal match against India on Friday, third-seeded Pakistan dominated, but they struggled against the Egyptians. Kareem al Torkey’s 11-8, 11-8, 11-5 demolition of Hamza Khan gave Egypt the advantage in the match, […]

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At least 41 people were killed in an Egyptian church fire triggered by an electrical problem

On Sunday, at least 41 people were murdered and 45 were injured in a fire caused by an electrical problem at a Coptic Christian church in the Egyptian city of Giza. The fire broke out just before 9 a.m., when 5,000 people had gathered for Mass at the Abu Sifin church in the Imbaba neighbourhood, […]

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