Egypt

September 22, 2014

Youssef was known for his comedy roles throughout his prosperous career. (Image: Al Masry Al Youm)
07:17 GMT

A sudden heart attack has sadly killed Egyptian comedian actor Youssef Eid in the early hours of Monday morning.

Hamaki is used to having his music vids make waves on YouTube! (Image: Facebook)
05:35 GMT

Egyptian singer Mohamed Hamaki has "Something Hidden" on YouTube!

Hind Sabri is rumored to be unhappy with her new film's makers! (Image: Facebook)
05:13 GMT

Tunisian actress Hind Sabri is the leading actress in the upcoming film "Al Jazeerah 2" (The Island 2) , except its makers seem to have forgotten to include her in their promotional posters!

September 21, 2014

The Cairo attack is the second since June to target police forces in the capital since June. (AFP/File)
17:39 GMT

State TV reported Sunday a bomb attack occurred outside the Egyptian Foreign Ministry in Cairo, killing two police officers.

Reports indicate the military transport plane crashed due to a sudden technical error during a training exercise. (AFP/File)
14:30 GMT

A Egyptian military aircraft crashed south of Cairo Sunday, killing six military personnel and injuring another.

A slimmer trimmer Maha Ahmad. (Image: Facebook)
13:59 GMT

We'll have to change our fat girl stereotype for Maha Ahmad's roles as the Egyptian actress has seriously lost some weight

Hani Shaker sings for his country.
13:55 GMT

With all proceeds from his concerts going toward the "Long Live Egypt Fund", Hani Shaker is singing his way around the nation.

Adel won't be making a comeback to "Saraya Abdeen" next Ramadan! (Image: Facebook)
13:05 GMT

Ghada Adel is the latest celeb to pull out of the "Saraya Abdeen" sequel. Is this some kinda trend we don't know about?

Tamer poses with his "biggest" fan! (Image: Twitter)
11:44 GMT

Tamer Hosny was faced with a serious dilemma last week when one fan threatened to kill herself unless her spoke to her in person!

Tom grins as he poses for a picture with Zeina! (Image: Twitter)
09:13 GMT

Zeina has been spotted with Tom Cruise, what's all that about?

Apache helicopter in flight.
08:53 GMT

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel spoke with Egyptian Defense Minister Colonel General Sedki Sobhy on Saturday to confirm the United States plans to deliver 10 Apache helicopters to Egypt to support Cairo's counter-terrorism efforts, the Pentagon said.

Turns out Ruby and Sameh have been married for five months! (Image: Albawaba edit)
08:36 GMT

You needn't wonder anymore; Ruby's secret husband's name is inside!

Egypt's Sisi will make first international appearance at the UN General Assembly meetings in New York. (AFP/File)
06:00 GMT

Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al Sissi left Cairo for New York Sunday to attend UN General Assembly meetings, his first international appearance since taking office in June.

Egypt has signed oil and gas exploration deals worth $187 million with several Western companies and a Tunisian firm to cover seven exploration areas.
04:55 GMT

Exploration companies have been hesitant to develop untapped gas finds in Egyptian waters partly because the amount the government pays them barely covers their investment costs.

September 20, 2014

The first large-scale event dedicated to comics in Egypt will take place between 22 and 27 September across Cairo and Alexandria.(Image: Al Ahram)
18:40 GMT

The first large-scale event dedicated to comics in Egypt will take place between 22 and 27 September across Cairo and Alexandria.