Egypt

June 9, 2014

Mahlab had initially announced that he would resign once Sisi took office. (AFP/File)
13:34 GMT

Egyptian Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab will remain the Prime Minister and will help newly elected President Sisi form a new government.

Al-Sisi stated during his speech that he embraced reconciliation between Egyptians, but will exclude those who have committed crimes or engaged in violence (AFP/File).
09:53 GMT

Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi promised his people better lives within four years, based on honest engagement, not "shining hopes".

Halima and Khaled collaborated together on her upcoming TV show. (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:13 GMT

Khaled Selim has a new project up his sleeve with Halima Poland!

June 8, 2014

Students at al-Azhar frequently protest the current government and voice their displeasure with the overthrow of Morsi. (AFP/File)
18:30 GMT

Students at al-Azhar University in Cairo protested against the inauguration of Abdel Fattah al-Sisi Sunday.

Ramez has plenty of scary pranks for his celeb friends this year! (Image: Facebook)
14:36 GMT

Egypt's fave prankster Ramez Galal is returning for another round of terrifying celebs this Ramadan.

Amr is getting religious this Ramadan! (Image: Facebook)
13:52 GMT

Amr Diab will be releasing more religious prayers this Ramadan!

Mahmoud has had a long and pressured acting career which may have contributed to his current illness. (Image: YouTube still)
12:20 GMT

Mahmoud al Jundi's wife confirmed that her hubby has been admitted to hospital this week.

Sisi will serve a four-year presidential term. (AFP/File)
09:52 GMT

Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi was sworn in Sunday by the Supreme Constitutional Court as the country's new president.

Sisi won Egypt's presidential election with a whopping 96% of the vote. (AFP/FIle)
08:04 GMT

Egypt is tightening security as it prepares for Sisi's inauguration ceremony later today.

Rania wasn't too happy to see her ex-hubby last week! (Image: Facebook)
07:50 GMT

A naughty Rania Youssef couldn't keep quiet when she bumped into her ex-hubby last week, and the result wasn't pretty!

Morsi supporters continue to protest against the current military-backed government. (AFP/File)
06:53 GMT

An Egyptian court has acquitted four police officers who were involved in the deaths of 37 detained protesters who supported the Muslim Brotherhood.

June 7, 2014

Still from the aftermath (courtesy of Ahram Online).
15:00 GMT

He directed "The Aftermath of the Inauguration of the Public Toilet at Kilometer 375", and now he gives a glimpse of how it went down.

Ten out of a total of 48 Muslim Brotherhood supporters were sentenced to death (File/AFP)
12:25 GMT

An Egyptian criminal court handed down 10 death sentences to pro-Morsi supporters, accused of inciting violence.

Sherine Abdel Wahab is one happy bride in her new clip (Image: Facebook).
05:00 GMT

Sherine Abdel Wahab launched her latest music video on her official channel on YouTube for the song “Kuli Mulkak” (I’m All Yours)