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Bassem also lost his mother 18 months ago. (Facebook)
May 26, 2015 - 08:42 GMT
Egyptian satirist makes us cry with a heartfelt tribute to his father.
Sharif at the Mediterranean Film Festival in Rome in 2011. (CBC.ca)
May 26, 2015 - 08:13 GMT
Sharif is said to be aware that he was an actor, but can no longer distinguish one film from another.
The officer received the maximum sentence Sunday and may appeal within a period of 60 days. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
The officer received the maximum sentence Sunday and may appeal within a period of 60 days.
Egypt's top prosecutor Monday referred the chairman of a newspaper to criminal court for
May 25, 2015 - 17:21 GMT
Egypt's top prosecutor Monday referred the chairman of a newspaper to criminal court for "publishing false news" and illegally practicing journalism.
Despite prohibitions, residents of Gaza just couldn't satisfy their craving for this mass-produced American fried chicken. (imgur)
May 25, 2015 - 16:21 GMT
Despite prohibitions, residents of Gaza just couldn't satisfy their craving for this mass-produced American fried chicken.
A man enters a smuggling tunnel along the Sinai-Gaza border, September 2013.  (AFP/Mahmud Hams)
May 25, 2015 - 15:32 GMT
The Egyptian army has destroyed 521 tunnel openings along the Gaza border in the last six months, said an army spokesman.
The Egyptian government plans to negotiate a $6 billion loan with the IMF to close the financing budget gap for the fiscal year. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
The Egyptian government plans to negotiate a $6 billion loan with the IMF to close the financing budget gap for the fiscal year.
Defendants stand trial in Egypt for allegedly supporting the Muslim Brotherhood.  (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
May 25, 2015 - 12:49 GMT
Leading Brotherhood member Mohamed al-Falahgi died in prison Monday just one day before a scheduled retrial.
Stephan El Shaarawy
May 25, 2015 - 12:47 GMT
The Italy international has been buoyed by ending his six-month goal drought in the Rossoneri's much-needed win over Torino
Enas al Dughaidi had her first kiss at 16! (Watan 24)
May 25, 2015 - 10:28 GMT
Egyptian director Enas al Dughaidi shared a story about her first kiss on the TV show "Mafateeh."
Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi with his ministers following the swearing in ceremony of the new Egyptian cabinet at the presidential palace in Cairo. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 09:26 GMT
The cost of shoring up public finances will be pushed onto people less able to afford it, the IMF said Sunday.