Egypt

December 2, 2014

Sherine flashes a smile and says sorry to Yaser Khalil's wife. (Image: Facebook)
10:30 GMT

Sherine has had a lot of apologizing to do lately with her altercation and now the rumor circulating that she was secretly married to Yaser Jalal. Never mind that he was already married!

Ahamad Al Sakka has his game face ready to launch his new TV show shoot.
10:14 GMT

The Egyptian actor has begun filming scenes alongside his co-stars for "Thahab Wa Awdah" (Going and Coming) that is slated to air in Ramadan 2015.

Tahrir was sealed-off by troops using armored vehicles and barbed wire. (AFP/File)
07:15 GMT

Cairo's iconic Tahrir Square has been closed for the second time following the announcement of a court verdict dropping charges against ousted president Hosni Mubarak.

William Henderson was killed in a carjacking while working in the Karama oil field. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT

An Egyptian militant group that pledged allegiance to ISIL last month has claimed it was behind the killing of an American oil worker.

December 1, 2014

96,599 Kuwaiti tourists have visited so far this year compared to 66,714 tourists during the same period in 2013
23:33 GMT

8,197,917 tourists visited Egypt during the first 10 months of 2014.

A judicial source said the former president could soon be released. (AFP/File)
19:11 GMT

A judicial source claims that former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak could be completely released from custody after an embezzlement appeal in January.

The pro-Morsi alliance, meanwhile, continues to organize regular rallies to protest last year's ouster of Morsi. (AFP/File)
14:16 GMT

Egypt's National Alliance for the Defense of Legitimacy, the main support bloc of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, called for upcoming mass demonstrations on Tuesday after a court verdict acquired former president Hosni Mubarak.

Abdel Rahim, a pioneer in the Sha’abi, or popular, genre of music is famous for his politically fueled lyrics. (Image: Facebook)
13:22 GMT

Egyptian folk singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim isn't afraid to speak his mind; not even after being threatened with assassination by ISIS!

Sami Al Adel is back after foot surgery. (Image courtesy of lyalina)
08:52 GMT

The Egyptian actor is back on homeland soil after traveling abroad for an overdue foot surgery.

Christian Bale in Exodus: Gods and Kings, by Ridley Scott. Rupert Murdoch has spoken out on Twitter in support of the film's casting. (Image: 20th Century Fox/Sportsphoto Ltd./Allstar)
08:45 GMT

Rupert Murdoch, the owner of 21st Century Fox responded to harsh criticism over the lack of ethnic diversity in Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings.

Former president Hosni Mubarak (right), sits beside his son Gamal during a court hearing, November 29, 2014. (AFP/File)
08:18 GMT

After an Egyptian court dropped the case against former leader Hosni Mubarak, confusion arose over his fate, future and even if he'll be freed in a matter of days. What could the possible outcome be?

Ahmed Helmy assures fans he's doing better. (Image: Facebook)
08:10 GMT

Why was he in America, how long did he know about his illness, and other questions curious fans want to know about Ahmed Helmy's journey with cancer answered here.

Palestinian families cross into Gaza through the Rafah border crossing between Egypt and southern Gaza Strip on November 27, 2014. (AFP/file)
04:00 GMT

In many cases, Amnesty said, residents were not given any official warning at all and heard from the media that they had 48 hours to leave their homes.

November 30, 2014

Compensation for hundreds of displaced families will cost the government LE1 billion, said El-Sisi earlier this month.
22:25 GMT

The government plans to develop a new urban area around Rafah to replace the border area demolished as part of the army's campaign against Islamist militants in the Sinai Peninsula.

600 buses will be supplied by the United Arab Emirates to Egypt next February
21:53 GMT

The 600 buses provided by the UAE will cover around 44.5% of the requirements of the Public Transport Authority in Cairo.