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(Placename) a city in N Egypt, on the Nile delta: noted for its Muslim festivals. Pop: 413 000 (2005 est)
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(ˈtɑn tə)

a city in N Egypt, in the Nile delta. 374,000.
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Tanta Museum The Ministry of Antiquities announced the completion of developing and restoring Tanta Museum in preparation for its opening at the end of August 2019.
Sofapaka striker John Avire's dream of officially joining recently-promoted Egyptian top-tier side Tanta Sports Club may have hit a snag as the club continues to play hard ball in negotiations.The drama surrounding his potential move to Egypt led to Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Robert Muthomi stepping down to pave way for investigations after he wrote a letter to aid Avire and his agent to fast track visa processing in order to complete the deal in good time.
MARAKEZ for Real Estate Investment, one of Fawaz AlHokair Group of companies, invested approximately EGP 1bn in the Mall of Tanta in the Gharbeya governorate.
CHICAGO: Winner of the Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature in 2016, Adel Esmat's "Tales of Yusuf Tadrus" is the story of a young man from the city of Tanta that sits in the Nile Delta.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 10 (KUNA) -- Malaysia has strongly condemned the attacks on two Coptic churches in Tanta and Alexandria, Egypt on Sunday.
Seven of them compensated rupees one lac each for full damage house including Gul Zaman Bajkatta,Tajmeen Khan Tangora, Mohammad Alyass Kohay, Said Ghafoor Koz Gokand and Abdul Salih of Daggar while six other compensated rupees eighty thousand including Wazir of Towda Cheena, Abdur Rashad of Tanta, Shah Maizer of Tanta, Muzafar of Kalakhela,Ghulam Hassan of Bajkatta, Aman Gul of Tanta and MST Bazira of village Bampokha.
Solo alguien de la inmensa erudicion de Abulafia podia revivir con tanta fuerza y tanta originalidad estos veinte mil anos de relaciones entre comerciantes, piratas y misioneros, de ascensos y caidas de imperios y de culturas, de enfrentamientos religiosos, migraciones y genocidios.
#Mansoura Joins #Tanta and #PortSaid The city of Mansoura , the capital of Dakahlia govenorate in Nile Delta has joined the cities of Tanta and Port Said when it comes to unrest , real unrest.
The case is a 21 year old female from the El Tanta District of Gharbia Governorate.