Siemens will be establishing six new electricity transmission stations over 18 months. (Shutterstock)
October 04, 2015 - 11:04 GMT
Deal with the German industrial company is part of a $1.7B much-needed plan to boost Egypt's power grid.
Egyptian civilians and emergency services sift through the rubble of a building housing 24 families in the Maamura district of Alexandria which collapsed in the early hours on January 16, 2013. (AFP/File)
October 04, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
A building in Cairo's densely populated Shubra neighborhood collapsed on Sunday, killing seven people and injuring two others.
Tamer Hosny scored big in his latest film Ahwak. (File photo)
October 04, 2015 - 10:33 GMT
A funny review of Tamer Hosny's new film "Ahwak" (I Love you).
Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi (R) inspect guards of honour during their visit to the Black Sea Fleet’s guards missile cruiser Moskva in the sea port of Sochi. (AFP/Alexei Druzhinin)
October 04, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
The Egyptian Foreign Minister voiced Egypt's support for Russia's airstrikes in Syria as a means to combat terrorism.
Nancy Ajram will kick off the children's charity concert at the Alexandria International Song Festival in Oct. ()
October 04, 2015 - 07:32 GMT
Lebanese superstar Nancy Ajram will kick off the Alexandria International Song Festival in October.
Protests outside Mubarak’s courtroom in 2012 demanding his execution. The sign reads
October 04, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
Egypt notoriously performs mass executions, which could be why its permanent delegate rejected a UN Human Rights Council resolution to ban the death penalty.
Dzeko and Salah join Roma permanently
October 02, 2015 - 13:41 GMT
The loan recruits from Manchester City and Chelsea have now completed full transfers, while Iago Falque also made his deal permanent
The explosion cut electricity to the Rafah district in the Strip, worsening an energy crisis. (AFP/File)
October 02, 2015 - 09:06 GMT
The explosion cut electricity to the Rafah district in the Strip, worsening an energy crisis.
Egyptian security forces in Alexandria. (AFP/File)
October 01, 2015 - 12:23 GMT
Security forces stormed an apartment, where they said ""the four Brotherhood members were preparing one of their terrorist attacks."
The series is back to shooting after delays. (
October 01, 2015 - 10:58 GMT
Back from holiday, the Egyptian star is finally shooting her new series.
Opponents of the decision say wearing niqab is a matter of personal freedom. (AFP/Frank Perry)
October 01, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Cairo University now prohibits lecturers and teaching assistants from wearing the niqab while working.