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  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1954-01)
    This article is about the General Assembly Meeting of the Bint Al Nil Union which brought together representatives of the Union from all over Egypt in an exquisite parliamentary ethos that matched the world’s finest parliaments.
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1951-02)
    In this article, Doria Shafik presents the most important objective of Egyptian women, which is the demand of political freedom and representation as those enjoyed by women in civilized countries. In order to achieve these ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1956-09)
    In this article, Doria Shafik maintains that she was brought up with the notion that Egypt is the homeland. This notion changed when all the Arab states declared their full support for Egypt against potential attacks, ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1948-07)
    The article is about Egyptian women who, led and accompanied by HRH Princess Fawzia, volunteered to aid the Egyptian army during the Arab-Israeli 1948 war. Those women were not motivated by any financial gains but were ...
  • Abd El-Talb, Ibrahim (Bint Al Nil, 1951-05)
    This article talks about the modern Egyptian society, a society that has become very sophisticated. This change in society happened after the revolution led by Saad Zaghloul, when Egyptian women participated in all fields ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1948-12)
    The article discusses the beginning of an Egyptian parliamentary session without an acknowledgement of the role of women in any of the speeches delivered. This, according to the author, denies half of the Egyptian people ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1948-09)
    Women’s rights are given substantial weight in this article. It discusses the quest for women’s rights and the global recognition they receive being a vital theme of UN deliberations . Particular reference is made to the ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1950-12)
    This article is about women’s role in the fight against commodity price rise. Women are capable of serving themselves, their families and their community in many different ways. This would include a more economical consumption ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1946)
    The article discusses the role of women in fighting social diseases such as poverty and ignorance by investing their free time in a variety of activities such as making cheap clothes and feeding people in need.
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1952-02)
    The author, Doria Shafiq, explores reactions to her hunger strike, considered by international media as a historical event. She affirms that the strike was on behalf of the Egyptian people, men and women, yearning for a ...
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1953-12)
    The article presents a review of the political events of November 1953. This includes a statement by Gamal Abdel-Nasser that the US will never help Egypt obtain its demands from the British Occupation without conditions.
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1952-02)
    This article is about US efforts in March to forge military agreements with several countries in the Middle East and Balkan regions. The Soviet Union and India expressed deep concern over those alliances which constitute ...
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1954-02)
    The article presents in a nutshell the key events and decisions of January 1954, including the League of Arab States Cairo meeting in which all Arab governments voiced their support of Egypt’s struggle against the British ...
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1954-09)
    This article covers the agreements signed and conferences held during the month of August, such as the Evacuation Agreement and Iranian Oil Agreement.
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1954-11)
    The article reviews the events of October, ‘the month of evacuation’ where Egypt’s dream of freedom has finally come true, a dream that persisted for 72 years. October also witnessed electoral battles in Syria and Jordan, ...
  • A Prayer 
    Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1951-06)
    In this article, Doria Shafik addresses the Egyptian Prime Minister asking him to fulfill the promise he made to the Egyptian people. The Prime Minister promised that if he won the parliamentary elections, he would give ...
  • Zaghloul Fuad, Saad (Bint Al Nil, 1947-04)
    The article features an interview by Bint Al Nil with the president of the International Women’s Federation, Dr. Reed, during her visit to Egypt to meet with the heads of feminist organizations. In the interview, she touches ...
  • Bayoumi, Awatef (Bint Al Nil, 1950-03)
    The article features the late Princess Chevikar, first wife of King Fuad I of Egypt. It acknowledges her philanthropic efforts which include the establishment of numerous schools, hospitals in addition to charity houses.
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1951-01)
    Doria Shafik talks in this article about two problems that face the Egyptian family. The first of these problems is the low standard of living which is closely tied to denying girls from education and preventing them from ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1948-10)
    The article is about promoting Egypt abroad. The world must see us through adequate promotional material that would help change the negative stereotype image of Egypt. Given the role journalism can play, the author launched ...