Egypt

August 14, 2014

The ladies love them some Amr Diab! (Image: Facebook, courtesy of amrdiab.net)
05:40 GMT

After his scandal-soaked stint in the Greek isles back in 2013, Amr Diab kept the conservatives a little happier this go around.

August 13, 2014

Russia will supply at least 5-5.5 million tonnes of wheat to Egypt this year and will increase agricultural goods imports from the North African country.
20:52 GMT

In the previous 2013/14 marketing year, Russia supplied 3.6 million tonnes of wheat to Egypt.

Mubarak was overthrown in a popular uprising in 2011. (AFP/File)
12:04 GMT

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak arrived in court Wednesday to attend his trail on murder charges.

The proud parents celebrated their only daughter Lilly's 11th birthday this week. (Image: Facebook)
10:59 GMT

Egyptian actors Mona Zaki and Ahmed Helmy celebrated their daughter Lilly's birthday this week.

What would Haifa think! Is there more to May Ezzedine and Ahmad Abu Hashima's relationship than meets the eye? (Image: Facebook)
10:16 GMT

Rumor has it that Egyptian actress May Ezzedine is getting chummy with Haifa Wehbe's ex-hubby!

Women's Prison was a big hit this Ramadan. (Image: Facebook)
01:36 GMT

Egyptian actress Nelly Karim is taking her success from "Sijin Al Nisa" (Women Prison) and running with it.

August 12, 2014

The 18 and 29 year-old age group, represents 23.7% (approximately 20 million) of the total population, of which 51.1% are men and the remaining 48.9% are women.
23:21 GMT

Around 27.8% of Egyptian youth are poor while 24.1% are near the poverty line.

In August of 2013, Egyptian security forces stormed two Pro-Morsi sit-ins killing over 600 people. (AFP/File)
15:50 GMT

Human Rights Watch has released a new report that accuses the current Egyptian government of serious human rights abuses.

A selection of the films that will be screened at the MAFF 2014. (Image: Dotoday.se)
13:36 GMT

The newly released promo of the upcoming Malmo Arab Film Festival includes Egyptian films Factory Girl, Vila 69 and The Ferry.

Executive Director Kenneth Roth and Middle East and North Africa Director Sarah Leah Whitson were turned back at Cairo airport. (AFP/File)
12:49 GMT

Egyptian authorities have barred the executive director of Human Rights Watch and another senior staff member from entering the country.

A handout picture released by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) shows Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi during his meeting with Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud during their meeting in the Red Sea port of Jeddah on August 10, 2014. [AFP]
11:59 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi met with Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah late Sunday where they reportedly tackled the restive situation in various countries in the Arab world.

Fifi with some of her guests at Hanadi's wedding. (Image: Facebook)
10:35 GMT

Fifi Abdo welcomed celebrities at her daughter Hanadi's luxurious wedding in Cairo this week.

Both the U.S. and Egypt declared Ansar Bayt Al-Maqdis a terrorist organization in April, 2013 (File/AFP)
10:12 GMT

Security forces in Egypt arrested two alleged members of a militant group in the tense Sinai Peninsula, the country's state news agency reported Tuesday.

Somaya Al Khashab has lost some serious weight, but it wasn't through a center, she says.
04:24 GMT

A viral ad featuring a pic of Somaya Al Khashab leads to more controversy on just how the diva has a new slim and trim look.