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Egyptian soldiers stand guard in Sinai. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 01, 2015 - 20:41 GMT
A top Daesh-affiliated militant commander has been killed during an encounter with Egyptian army troops in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, military sources say.
Mohamed Salah
August 01, 2015 - 12:32 GMT
After finishing medical tests with Serie A giants Roma, Egypt winger Mohamed Salah has expressed his pleasure with the Italian fans’ warm welcome.
Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. (AFP/Getty Images)
July 31, 2015 - 12:25 GMT
In less than 24 hours 79 Muslim Brotherhood supporters and members have been arrested across Egypt for various charges, including inciting violence against state institutions and public utilities.
The government plans to raise electricity prices for mid-to-high household usage by an average of 19 percent. (AFP/File)
July 31, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The government plans to raise electricity prices for mid-to-high household usage by an average of 19 percent.
Sisi's praise comes as rumors circulate over a growing political division between the two countries. (AFP/File)
July 31, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Thursday courted Saudi Arabia, saying that both countries are the "two wings" of the Arab national security.
One of two new F-16 warplanes delivered to Iraq by the United States on July 20, 2015. (AFP/File)
July 30, 2015 - 13:39 GMT
The United States is delivering eight advanced fighter jets to Egypt on Thursday and Friday "as part of ongoing American support in Egypt and throughout the region," the U.S. embassy in Cairo said on Thursday.
Picture courtesy: ahram.org.eg
July 30, 2015 - 11:08 GMT
Zamalek claimed their first Egyptian Premier League title in 11 years without kicking a ball on Tuesday after nearest challengers Ahly were held to a 1-1 draw by Smouha, ending a long wait for an elusive crown.
Members of Israeli security forces on July 24, 2015. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
July 30, 2015 - 10:15 GMT
The Israeli military is reacting to an alleged "threat of terrorism" from Egypt's Sinai region after the Daesh affiliate formerly known as Ansar Beit al-Maqdis claimed responsibility for a rocket attack from Sinai into southern Israel earlier this month.
An Egyptian criminal court postponed its ruling on three journalists who worked for the Qatari news network. (AFP/File)
July 30, 2015 - 09:49 GMT
An Egyptian criminal court postponed its ruling on three journalists who worked for the Qatari news network.
Omar says that his granddad didn't care about him being gay. (Itgetsbettertour.org)
July 30, 2015 - 08:41 GMT
Omar Sharif Jr talks about being gay and what his famous actor grandfather thought of it.
Egyptian firemen put out the flames at the al-Helw factory north of Cairo. (AFP/Mohamed El-Shahed)
July 30, 2015 - 06:44 GMT
Egypt's interim prosecutor general ordered the detainment of both the owner and manager of a Qalyubia factory Wednesday.