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Egypt begins trial of 16 over deadly stadium violence
April 18, 2015 - 17:42 GMT
The Cairo Criminal Court postponed on Saturday the trial of 16 defendants accused of involvement in February's deadly football violence to May 18, during the trial's first session.
Ahmed Ezz's controversial look. (Image: El Fagr news)
April 16, 2015 - 21:16 GMT
Ahmed Ezz is in the Egyptian spotlight often, be it for his artistic talents or some scandal, and his latest attention grabbing act was sporting a new look that Wafaa Amer assures she has no probs with.
Four new gas-powered power plants will have
a total capacity of 900 megawatts (image: on file).
April 16, 2015 - 19:13 GMT
Egypt has signed preliminary deals with Kuwait's Alghanim International for two energy-related projects worth a total of $1.6 billion.
Assaf and Nour el Sherif are working together on a Palestinian production. (Image: Facebook)
April 16, 2015 - 14:53 GMT
Mohammed Assaf is doing something he's never done before!
Roadside bomb explosions in the Sinai are a near daily occurrence. (AFP/File)
April 16, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
One policeman was killed an another injured when their armored vehicle was hit by an explosive device in northern Sinai.
Bassem with his silver award for
April 16, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
Bassem Youssef's satirical TV program "El Bernameg" is the first Egyptian and Arab program to win similar award.
Tamer Hosny Live in Holland - Amsterdam 12 April / European Tour. (Image: Ashtar Studio)
April 16, 2015 - 10:07 GMT
Egyptian superstar Tamer Hosny is a raging success in Europe!
Somaya al-Khashab will proudly show off her new figure on screen.
April 16, 2015 - 09:23 GMT
She's lost weight, looks great, and is ready for the camera again in "Yana Yanty" TV series with actress Fifi Abdo at her side.
In 2013, the IMF’s projections for real GDP growth was 2.2% (image: on file).
April 16, 2015 - 08:45 GMT
Growth forecasts for Egypt’s real gross domestic product (GDP) were raised to 4% in 2015 and 4.4% in 2016, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in its World Economic Outlook report.
Iran launches a Hawk surface-to-air missile. (AFP Photo/Amin Khoroshahi)
April 16, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The US said Wednesday it was considering a $57 million sale of missiles to Egypt, the second biggest arms deal this week.
Salah and Dragovic
April 15, 2015 - 18:02 GMT
Mohamed Salah greeted his former teammate at Basel and upcoming rival Aleksandar Dragovic ahead of the match between Fiorentina and Dynamo Kyiv in the Europa League.