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(Placename) a city in NE Egypt, in the Nile delta. Pop: 229 000 (2005 est)


(ˌdɑ mɑnˈhur)

a city in N Egypt, near Alexandria. 226,000.
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Damanhur is known worldwide because its citizens have constructed the Temples of Humankind ( http://www.
The run-offs are suspended in four constituencies in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria, the Nile Delta province of Damanhur and the city of Beni Suef in Upper Egypt in compliance with court orders after legal challenges against first-round results there were accepted.
Furthermore, the delivery of three schools in Damanhur and another project in Borg Al-Arab are expected to occur soon, with both projects costing approximately EGP 26.
The crash, near the Nile Delta city of Damanhur, 160 kilometres (100 miles) north of Cairo, also injured 18 people, some of them seriously, police and hospital officials said.
The Singing Plants from Damanhur enjoyed much attention and will be back at Chelsea Flower Show next year too.
Egypt and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) have signed a US$200 million loan to finance a power plant in Damanhur, 160 km (99.
At least 12 people were hurt Saturday in fighting between opponents and backers of Morsi for the second-consecutive day in the Nile Delta province of Damanhur, local media said.
As Damanhur is on fire especially after the murder of a 15 years old boy in the clashes between the MB members and the protesters , the city of Tanta is also on fire.
CAIRO, (SANA) -- The Egyptian Health Ministry announced on Monday that the number of people injured between the proponents and the opponents of the "constitutional declaration" issued by Egyptian President Mohammad Mursi has reached 444 people on Monday, in addition to two dead, one in Cairo and one in Damanhur.
At the age of twelve he began studying at the Madrasa al-Nizamiyya before attending the Primary Teachers' Training School at Damanhur.
Moussa called in his popular conference in Damanhur for everyone to save the nation as it faces challenges incomparable to any other time in history.