Egypt’s liberals seek to ban political Islamists from government

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A growing backlash against Egypt’s political Islamists looked set to intensify over the coming weeks as the nation’s revolutionary forces outlined demands to ban religious parties and outlaw political campaigning from mosques. Fuelled by a climate of resurgent nationalism that has emerged since the army toppled president Mohamed Morsi earlier this month, and which has seen hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters arrested, many of the nation’s liberal and secular factions are seeking to turn the screw further on Islamist groups by attempting to erase religion from the party political sphere. The demands threaten to undermine the…

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H&M signs lease for store in South Africa: report

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – The world’s second-biggest fashion retailer, Hennes & Mauritz, has signed its first lease to open a store in South Africa, according to a press report. South African weekly Sunday Times said in an article re-run on daily Business Day’s website that the Swedish retailer has signed a […]

Egypt’s liberals seek to ban political Islamists from government

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A growing backlash against Egypt’s political Islamists looked set to intensify over the coming weeks as the nation’s revolutionary forces outlined demands to ban religious parties and outlaw political campaigning from mosques. Fuelled by a climate of resurgent nationalism that has emerged since the army toppled president Mohamed Morsi earlier this month, and which has seen hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters arrested, many of the nation’s liberal and secular factions are seeking to turn the screw further on Islamist groups by attempting to erase religion from the party political sphere. The demands threaten to undermine the…

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H&M signs lease for store in South Africa: report

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – The world’s second-biggest fashion retailer, Hennes & Mauritz, has signed its first lease to open a store in South Africa, according to a press report. South African weekly Sunday Times said in an article re-run on daily Business Day’s website that the Swedish retailer has signed a […]