Benha


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Benha

(bĕn`hä) or

Banha

(bän`–), city (1986 pop. 115,701), capital of Qalyubiyah governate, N Egypt, in the Nile River delta. A rail junction and trade center, Benha has cotton-ginning, rug-weaving, and food-processing industries. It is known for its oranges and grapes and especially for its honey, which it has produced since the Middle Ages.
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Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Benha University, Benha, Egypt
The participation of women in the elections exceeded the participation of men, according to indicators, and youth participation was great in Benha, unlike other districts in the first phase.
Division of Urology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal QC; ([section]) Department of Urology, Benha University, Benha, Egypt; department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
Abdullah, Mursi's youngest son, told judges hearing the case at a criminal court in the city of Benha, north of Cairo, that the charges pressed against him are false, added the sources.
Modernization of the Signaling System on the Benha Zagazig Ismailia Port Said Corridor Project in the Arab Republic of Egypt.
When the railway was extended from Kafr el-Zayat to Cairo (via Tanta, Benha and Birket Essaba), the company exploited this opportunity and used the railways to carry the post between Cairo and Alexandria for a five-year contract beginning in January 1856.
Au gouvernorat de Qalioubiya, les places publiques de la ville de Benha ont ete le theatre de plusieurs manifestations et rassemblements, organises par des formations et partis islamiques.
The trains, both southbound and carrying commuters to the Egyptian capital, Cairo, originated in the Nile Delta towns of Mansoura and Benha.
The new AAIB branches include the branches of Messaha Square in Dokki, the Nile corniche at Giza, Nasr Road in Maadi, Sudan Street in Mohandessin, Korba in Heliopolis, the Sphinx in Haram, Avenue Mall in Obour City, Fairmont in Downtown, Suez, as well as branches of Kafr El-Sheikh, Damanhour, Benha, Zaqaziq and Port Said.
Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal QC; ([dagger]) Department of Urology, Benha University Hospital, Benha University, Benha, Egypt; ([dagger]) Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
Benha Cultural Palace Theater: from Saturday 20 to Wednesday 24 April from 6:30 to 8:30pm.
Courts in the Nile Delta cities of Benha and Minufiya said the first round scheduled for May 23 and 24 should not go ahead, as the law did not give the electoral commission chief powers to call the poll.