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Israel PM welcomes Sisi call for peace to be expanded to other Arab states. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Egypt was the first of a handful of Arab countries to recognise Israel, in 1979, but the downfall of Hosni Mubarak in 2011 brought to power the government of Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood, straining relations with Israel.
Zamalek's outgoing coach Mohamed Helmi (Photo: Ahram)
July 28, 2016 - 15:23 GMT
Mohamed Helmi stepped down as Zamalek coach late on Wednesday following the team’s second defeat by South Africa’s Mamelodi Sundowns in 10 days, the club’s outspoken chairman Mortada Mansour said.
Egyptair is encouraging Egyptians to support local tourism and take their holidays inside the country. (Shutterstock)
July 28, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The campaign is hoped to boost local tourism and domestic flights.
Ola is being treated for a broken collarbone. (www.lahamag.com)
July 28, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
They're all in hospital now.
The mother (2nd L) of 16-year-old Iraqi Nabil Abdul Karim, who died in a massive bombing in Baghdad's Karada neighborhood as he went to celebrate his birthday, reacts as she visits the aftermath of the attack on July 4, 2016. (AFP/Sabah Arar)
July 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The fraudulent bomb detectors, acquired for thousands of dollars, are still in use as 'scarecrows' in hopes of deterring potential bombers around the Middle East.
Singer Faia Younan is performing in Cairo and Alexandria. (YouTube)
July 27, 2016 - 12:51 GMT
Singer Faia Younan is performing in Cairo and Alexandria.
Fishawy doesn't want hijabi actresses to act. (MBC)
July 27, 2016 - 12:11 GMT
Is he serious right now?
Hanks called the film 'magnificent.' (Facebook)
July 27, 2016 - 11:15 GMT
Hanks called the film 'magnificent.'
Reaching out to a qualified talent pool in the Egypt is not easy feat.  (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
Recruiting in the highly saturated and highly competitive Egyptian job market can be complicated.
Ramadan Sobhi
July 27, 2016 - 05:14 GMT
Stoke City has officially announced the arrival of Egypt winger Ramadan Sobhi
As inflation rises, the value of Egyptian currency decreases. (Shutterstock)
July 27, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Egypt's high inflation rate is only expected to climb in upcoming months.
Egyptian President Abdelfattah el-Sisi (AFP/File)
July 26, 2016 - 16:50 GMT
Egyptian President Abdelfattah el-Sisi abruptly cancelled plans to visit Mauritania for the Arab Summit amid rumors of a plot to kill him.
Egypt, which has been facing foreign currency shortages, devalued the pound to 8.78 in March then hiked key rates by 150 basis points just days later to control inflation. (File photo)
July 26, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The central bank put up its key rates by 100 basis points to their highest level in years at its last MPC meeting on June 16, a move economists said was meant to rein in surging inflation and ease downward pressure on the Egyptian pound.
Khan was born to a Pakistani father and Egyptian mother on 26 October, 1942. (likesuccess.com)
July 26, 2016 - 08:27 GMT
He passed away in Cairo.
Ramadan Sobhi
July 25, 2016 - 18:09 GMT
Ramadan Sobhi has joined Stoke City from Egyptian champion Al Ahly.