Egypt

June 13, 2014

Sherihan and her daughter flying out in a private jet to their next destination. (Image: Instagram)
05:00 GMT

Sherihan and her daughter Lulwah live the good life thanks to rich Mama Sherihan!

June 12, 2014

Mona and the world are infuriated by the Tahrir Square rapists. (Image:
12:53 GMT

Mona Zaki is outraged by the rape of a young Egyptian woman in Tahrir Square over the weekend.

Filming "Sun" will force Layla to spend the first week of Ramadan away from her family. (Image: Alqabas.com)
11:24 GMT

Egyptian actress Layla Elwi will miss out on being around her family during the first week of Ramadan.

Egypt's new president, Abdel Fattah al Sisi, was recently inaugurated after winning 96% of the vote. (AFP/File)
09:40 GMT

Egypt's new cabinet will meet Monday to discuss implementing President Sisi's initiatives.

Egypt’s economic position was negatively affected by a decline in foreign direct investments (FDI) and tourism arrivals.
08:35 GMT

“We believe Egypt will likely enter into a standby agreement with the IMF [International Monetary Fund] soon,” the study said.

June 11, 2014

Ali Sadreddine Bayanouni was "surprised" that the Syrian National Coalition sent El-Sisi a congratulatory letter (Image: scpss.org)
13:44 GMT

A senior member of the Muslim Brotherhood resigned from the Syrian National Coalition, after it congratulated Egypt's newly elected president, Abdel-Fatah al-Sisi.

Abdel Fattah is accused of protesting illegally. (AFP/File)
11:14 GMT

A Cairo court sentenced prominent activist Alaa Abdel Fattah to 15 years in prison for protesting illegally.

Ghada is rushing to film the rest of her scenes in time for Ramadan. (Image: Facebook)
06:00 GMT

Ghada Abdel Razek panics as she rushes to complete her scenes on time for her upcoming Ramadan drama!

An astounding 99.3% of Egyptian women have been sexually harassed in some form. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT

Multiple sexual harassment cases have caused Egyptians to plan an anti-sexual harassment protest on Saturday.

June 10, 2014

Sexual assaults in Tahrir Square are incredibly common. (AFP/File)
20:00 GMT

President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi has asked Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim to combat the country's sexual assault crisis.

Mohamed's TV drama may have plenty of major scenes censored for its violent content. (Image: Facebook)
13:28 GMT

Mohammad Imam has been requested to remove a large number of scenes from his upcoming drama "Dala' Al Banat" (Pampered Girls).

Former army chief Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi was sworn in on Sunday, vowing to fix the economy and emphasising a need for hard work by all.
12:04 GMT

Buildings springing up in the densely populated Nile Delta result in loss of farmland and potential damage to irrigation systems.

Over 1,400 people have been killed during Egypt's political violence since July 2013, according to HRW (File/AFP)
11:26 GMT

Amnesty International and HRW called on Egypt's new president, Abdel-Fatah El-Sisi, to end "rampant abuses" in the country.

It was claimed that four persons were injured, while Kinda managed to run for her life and escape the armed man uninjured. (Image: Facebook)
10:32 GMT

Kinda Alloush has apparently denied being attacked by a mysterious man on the set of her new show.

If you’ve been itching to find a website that gathers all these musical talents emerging from Egypt and the region in one place, then you’re in luck as Dandin.me gains a foothold. (Image: Dandin)
09:41 GMT

Dandin.me hosts an archive of music and sound from Egypt and the Arabic world. Ahram Online sits with its founder to see how the online platform has progressed since its launch nine months ago.