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Monday, 26 December 2011
Cairo 17-8
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Ten years after being put on Egypt’s heritage list, Princess Samiha's former palace - now the Great Cairo Library - is finally being renovated  
Two-storey institute remains intact following weekend fire and nearby political violence; Restoration work to begin shortly

The exquisite late 19th century edifice of the Old Cataract Hotel has regained its aristocratic appearance

Ancient gold, silver coins taken from bank vault reappear in a Libyan neighbourhood market, but other treasures are not so lucky

Al-Razaz House at Al-Darbul Ahmar area is to be the new headquarters of the planned Archaeologists Syndicate

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Antiquities czar visits Old Cairo's recently-restored Al-Muizz Street only to find that chaos still reigns

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