News in brief
“Without Abyssinia [modern day Ethiopia] and its Christian king who protected [the first Muslims], Islam would have been destroyed in its cradle,” Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Sheikh Ahmed Al-Tayeb, said.
The Southern Regional State has announced star rating of hotels and resorts this week. Out of the 41 hotels and resorts that were eligible to be graded, star rating was given only for 28 of them. The remaining 13 hotels failed to get the ranking.