This is an undistinguished looking bird with long wings and tail. The adults have grey-brown upperparts and whitish underparts, with a streaked crown and breast, giving rise to the bird's common name. The legs are short and black, and the bill is black and has the broad but pointed shape typical of aerial insectivores. Juveniles are browner than adults and have spots on the upperparts.
Behaviour and ecology
Spotted flycatchers hunt from conspicuous perches, making sallies after passing flying insects, and often returning to the same perch. Their upright posture is characteristic.
Spotted flycatchers exhibit an atypical molt strategy, that is they molt their primaries and some of their secondaries in the reverse order from what is seen in most passerines.
The province came to serve as a major producer of grain for the empire and had a highly developed urban economy. Aegyptus was by far the wealthiest Roman province. In Alexandria, its capital, it possessed the largest port, and the second largest city, of the Roman Empire.
Roman rule in Egypt
As a province, Egypt was ruled by a uniquely style Augustal prefect, instead of the traditional senatorial governor of other Roman provinces. The prefect was a man of equestrian rank and was appointed by the Emperor. The first prefect of Aegyptus, Gaius Cornelius Gallus, brought Upper Egypt under Roman control by force of arms, and established a protectorate over the southern frontier district, which had been abandoned by the later Ptolemies.
Elizabeth White, Country Director at the British Council in Egypt, said ... This brings the total number of recipients of scholarships from the Newton-Mosharafa Fund - the largest bilateral science programme in Egypt with a £55 million GBP investment in science and innovation in Egypt – to 307.
Qasir said the EgyptianMinistry of Higher Education will soon provide scholarships for South Sudanese students to study at the faculties of agriculture in Egypt, and a joint agricultural committee has been formed to follow up with implementing what has been agreed in a memorandum of understanding to establish an integrated farm in South Sudan.
Around the same time, as a 10-year-old in Egypt, ... El Saadawi ultimately graduated from high school at the top of her class, won a scholarship to study medicine, and rose to become Egypt’s public health director, all while immersing herself in Marxist politics and feminist thought.
He said to train the knowledgeable and talented youth with moral strength was the need of the hour.The prime minister said he wanted to transform the system of Al-Qadir University similar to that of Egypt’s Al-Azhar University, one of the prestigious institutions of the world.
He said he wanted to transform the system of Al QadirUniversity similar to that of Egypt's Al Azhar University, a prestigious institution of the world. He desired introduction of scholarships for hardworking and brilliant students at Al Qadir University to help them carry out studies and contribute to development of country ... ....
Elkamash left Egypt as a teenager in 2012 when he received a scholarship to study and swim at the University of South Carolina. “At first when I was in Egypt, my goal was just to go to the US; I just wanted to study there, swim there, get a scholarship, and that was it ... And that’s unheard of for Egypt in swimming,” said Elkamash.
The official added that Egypt grants Sudanese candidates scholarships to join training programs at the EgyptianInternational Center for Agriculture (EICA). He added that Egypt is eager to transfer expertise to the Sudanese side in the fields of seed production as well as vial and vaccine production to protect livestock and improve output.
124 solar years ago, on this day in 1897 AD, Henri Frankfort, the Dutch-American archaeologist who established the relationship between Egypt and Mesopotamia, was born ... He directed excavations in Egypt (1922, 1925-29) and Iraq (1929-37) with exemplary scholarship.
Huda Abed Al Rahman has not seen her brother in five years. She lives in Gaza with her elderly father, who has health issues. After a long wait, she recently made plans to see visit her sibling in the UAE where he lives ... Such permission would need to be registered at the court ... Ms Ibrahem is preparing to go to Egypt with a relative for a scholarship.