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Wael died of heart attack at 55. (Egynews.net)
May 03, 2016 - 15:35 GMT
Egyptian actor Wael Nour dies of heart attack at 55.
Patrons buy fesikh in Cairo (Khaled Desouki / AFP)
May 03, 2016 - 13:36 GMT
Britain’s Ambassador to Egypt described his experience with Fesikh as “an experience”.
Ahram's editorial hit out at the interior ministry's
May 03, 2016 - 12:05 GMT
In a rare move for the state-owned daily, Egypt's oldest newspaper lashed out at the interior ministry's storming of the Press Syndicate headquarters and arrest of two journalists.
Thousands of activists, as well as several journalists, have been detained since former army chief and now President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi overthrew predecessor Mohamed Morsi in 2013. (AFP/Mohamed El-Shahed)
May 03, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Reporters in Egypt have been banned from covering certain issues, face censorship, physical violence and arrest when reporting in the field.
The pop icon will work with the consumer electronics brand to establish music and sound quality as the brand’s defining competitive differentiator. (Mena Herald)
May 03, 2016 - 10:50 GMT
New HTC brand ambassador Mohamad Hamaki's got his new HTC10 and he's wired for sound!
Thousands of activists, as well as several journalists, have been detained since former army chief and now President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi overthrew his Islamist predecessor Mohamed Morsi in 2013. (AFP/Mohamed El-Shahed)
May 03, 2016 - 06:29 GMT
The two journalists, arrested during the Interior Ministry's storming of the press syndicate on Sunday, were accused of "spreading false news, inciting the public, and plotting to overthrow the regime."
More electricity lines were cut as the power supply crisis worsened in Gaza. (AFP/File)
May 02, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The company's Public Information Officer Tariq Labad told Ma'an that Egypt promised to fix the problem as soon as possible.
The UN Security Council, seen in session at the UN General Assembly on September 30, 2015 in New York. (AFP/Timothy A. Clary)
May 02, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Egypt won a seat at the Security Council in a vote held last October.
This is the developer's first property venture in Egypt which involves a total investment of Dh20 billion.  (Capital Group Properties)
May 02, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The Dh20 billion development will target middle income groups and include a shopping mall, schools, theatres and a 70 acre park.
Protests outside the Egyptian Journalists Syndicate in 2015. (AFP/File)
May 02, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The Journalists Syndicate in Cairo was raided by police forces, who arrested two journalists for "inciting protests."
A file photo of Sinai Province militants in northern Egypt. (AFP/File)
May 02, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Hamas, Israel, and Egypt are teaming up to fight a common enemy - the Daesh-linked Sinai Province.
Coptic Pope Tawadros II leads an Easter service in Egypt. (AFP/File)
May 02, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Coptic Pope Tawadros II included a call to political action in his Easter service.
The agreement will also allow the two countries to cooperate in strengthening the technological and information infrastructure of the Bahrain Bourse. (File photo)
May 02, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The new agreement between will allow companies to be listed in both the Egyptian Exchange and Bahrain Bourse.
Egyptian protesters chant slogans during a demonstration in central Cairo against a controversial deal to hand over two islands in the Red Sea to Saudi Arabia, April 15, 2016. (AFP/File)
May 02, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Egypt has put on trial 237 people detained during mass protests against a controversial government decision to hand over two islands to Saudi Arabia.
Omar Gaber (source: almorakib.com)
May 02, 2016 - 02:14 GMT
No official confirmation has come from either side though local media reports suggest that Zamalek may have already agreed to sell Omar Gaber to FC Basel
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi announced the allocation on Thursday at a Labour Day celebration.  (Parlmany)
May 01, 2016 - 16:45 GMT
The EGP100 million fund would go towards supporting workers in ailing sectors such as tourism.