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Swiss musician Bastian Baker to perform in concert in Aswan and Cairo. (Facebook)
February 11, 2016 - 10:48 GMT
Swiss musician Bastian Baker to perform in concert in Aswan and Cairo.
A passenger train is seen on the Aswan-Luxor line in Egypt on Feb. 13, 2012. (Flickr)
February 11, 2016 - 10:02 GMT
Two railway cars overturned as the train hit a cement wall trying to avoid an oncoming train.
Egypt's PM hopes that the debt will “at least [be reduced] to a very reasonable” level by the end of year. (Shutterstock)
February 11, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Delayed payments to gas and oil companies stem from 2011, but half of the $6.3B has already been repaid in the last two years.
A woman takes part in a rally in memory of Italian student Giulio Regeni, on February 6, 2016. (AFP/Mohamed el-Shaed)
February 10, 2016 - 17:30 GMT
Egyptian investigators have tracked the last movements and calls made by Italian national and Cambridge PhD student Giulio Regeni.
File photo shows Egypt's Cairo court. (AFP/File)
February 10, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Anas al-Fekky had been referred by prosecutors to court on accusations of "illegally obtaining" around $4.3 million.
The IPOs are expected to relate to the retail and food sectors. (File photo)
February 10, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Beltone's acquisition by Naguib Sawiris and two former ministers has prompted a new change in investment strategy.
Ahmed 'Mido' Hossam (source: BBC)
February 10, 2016 - 11:26 GMT
Zamalek dismissed coach Ahmed 'Mido' Hossam after the team's 2-0 loss to Ahly in the Cairo derby on Tuesday.
Al-Ahly team
February 10, 2016 - 11:18 GMT
Malick Evouna ran half the length of the pitch, bamboozled three defenders and placed a shot into the bottom corner as Ahly claimed the Cairo derby bragging rights by beating Zamalek 2-0 to go seven points clear at the top of the Egyptian Premier League table on Tuesday.
Egypt relies on the Nile as its main source of water but Ethiopia believes wants to use the water to generate electricity for development. (Twitter)
February 10, 2016 - 05:08 GMT
After nearly a dozen tripartite talks between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia, progress is finally being made in selecting the consultancy firms.
The Egypt State Council. (Twitter)
February 10, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Eleven groups issued a statement against the ongoing exclusion of women from major judicial bodies in Egypt.
A woman holds up a sign at a demonstration in Cairo demanding freedom for all political prisoners in July 2012. (AFP/Gianluigi Guerci)
February 09, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
Reports of 44,000 political prisoners in Egypt are a 'lie' according to Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry.
Experts says the best protection against the H1N1 virus is a yearly dose of the flu vaccine. (AFP/Jesus Alcazar)
February 09, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
A Palestinian man has succumbed to the H1N1 virus after being treated in an Israeli hospital.
The president’s apparent extravagance did not sit well with many Egyptians. (Twitter)
February 09, 2016 - 11:14 GMT
The president’s apparent extravagance did not sit well with many Egyptians.
Egypt's interior minister Magdy Abdel Ghaffar speaks during a press conference on February 8, 2016 in the capital Cairo. (AFP/Mostafa Abulezz)
February 09, 2016 - 06:46 GMT
“These accusations are totally unacceptable, and this is not Egyptian security policy at all," Egypt’s Interior Minister said.
Serry Siam was one of 28 parliamentarians to have been appointed by President Sisi. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Egyptian parliamentarian Serry Siam had complained about being marginalized during recent sessions.
AWST is being held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs
February 08, 2016 - 18:53 GMT
The Egyptian Sporting Club has defeated Jordan's Orthodox Club 48-47 after a very tough basketball match as part of the third Arab Women Sports Tournament...