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Egypt's squad (back L-R) defender Ahmed Fathi, midfielder Mahmoud Hassan, forward Marwan Mohsen, defender Ali Gabr, defender Ahmed Hegazy, midfielder Ramadan Sobhi, (L-R) forward Mohamed Salah, midfielder Mohamed Elneny, goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary, midfielder Tarek Hamed and defender Mohamed Abdel-Shafy pose for a group picture ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group D football match between Egypt and Uganda in Port-Gentil on January 21, 2017.
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January 21, 2017 - 21:10 GMT
Substitute Abdallah El-Said scored just before the end to hand Egypt their first three points at the African Cup of Nations in Gabon after they scraped a 1-0 victory over Uganda despite looking largely toothless on Saturday.
Karim Abdel Gawad (Photo: psaworldtour)
January 21, 2017 - 17:30 GMT
France's Camille Serme, ranked fourth internationally, won the women's final, while Egypt's Karim Abdel Gawad won the men's final.
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January 20, 2017 - 22:51 GMT
The Egyptian Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs participated in the sports management course organised by the German University of Leipzig. The ministry sent two of its members, Mohamed Fawzy and Amr Hashim, to attend the course.
Karim Abdel Gawad
January 19, 2017 - 21:36 GMT
Karim Abdel Gawad was the only Egyptian who qualified for the men’s final match at the 2017 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions, after he defeated England’s James Willstrop in the semifinals by 3-0 (11-6/11-8/11-6).
Sherif Ekramy
January 19, 2017 - 15:44 GMT
Egypt and Ahly goalkeeper Sherif Ekramy has recovered from a hamstring injury he sustained last week in time to join Thursday's training.
Fatma Al Nabhani
January 19, 2017 - 15:34 GMT
Omani sensation Fatma Al Nabhani tasted success both in the singles and doubles competitions of the $15,000 ITF Pro Circuit tournament in Egypt.
Egyptian protesters run for cover from tear gas fired by riot police during a Cairo demonstration against the handing over of two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, April 25, 2016. (AFP/Mohamed el-Shahed)
January 19, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The agreement which asserted Ethiopia’s right to build the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) has caused grave concern.
Aboutrika playing for former club Baniyas in 2013 (Karim Jaafar/Al-Watan Doha/AFP)
January 19, 2017 - 13:03 GMT
"You'll never walk alone," the message from fans and colleagues to the former Egypt international.
The show stars Asser Yassin, Yasmine Sabri and Maged El-Kedwany. (Instagram)
January 19, 2017 - 08:28 GMT
The show stars Asser Yassin, Yasmine Sabri and Maged El-Kedwany.
An injury to first-choice shot-stopper Ahmed El-Shenawy meant the veteran set a new record as he took the field against Mali
January 18, 2017 - 16:24 GMT
An injury to first-choice shot-stopper Ahmed El-Shenawy meant the veteran set a new record as he took the field against Mali
Belly dancer Fifi Abdo was not happy with the male stranger who harassed her. (File photo)
January 18, 2017 - 14:50 GMT
That's what we call utter disrespect for the dead.
United Nations secretary-general Ban Ki Moon delivering a speech during a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the International Court of Justice. (AFP/File)
January 18, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The Supreme Administrative Court nullified on Monday a deal between Egypt and Saudi Arabia that would have seen the sovreignty of two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, transferred to Saudi waters.
Egypt's currency devaluation has increased costs for the construction industry, negatively impacting developers’ cash flows.  (AFP/File)
January 18, 2017 - 12:30 GMT
The rapid devaluation of Egypt's currency has resulted in volatility, uncertainty and delayed decisions by both investors and occupants.
He's too funny for words, so you gotta watch this video. (YouTube)
January 18, 2017 - 11:29 GMT
He's too funny for words, so you gotta watch this video.
Thousands of importers have been caught out by the float, facing ballooning dollar debts after they had opened dollar credit-lines with banks.   (AFP/Patrick Baz)
January 18, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Egypt's Finance Ministry fixed the customs exchange rate at 18.5 pounds per dollar until the end of February and said it will review the rate each month.
With the two latest deals, Egypt's petroleum sector would have concluded 76 deals for oil and gas exploration with international companies since November 2013. (Shutterstock)
January 18, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
The deals struck with Sahary and Offshore Shukeir Oil Co on behalf of Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) are for exploration in the Western Desert and Suez Canal regions.