Aya Medany (Photo:
October 20, 2016 - 19:12 GMT
President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach sent a letter to Egyptian modern pentathlon champion Aya Medany, congratulating her on being appointed at the Athletes Commission of the IOC.
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October 20, 2016 - 18:56 GMT
In order to take Egyptian-Portuguese relations to the next level, at least in terms of the field of sports, Egyptian Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Khaled Abdel Aziz recently met...
Israel will also provide assistance in other projects, including solar energy, electricity production, irrigation, and gas. (Shutterstock)
October 20, 2016 - 16:22 GMT
Ynetnews reports that Israel is preparing large-scale projects to assist Egypt's 'fragile economy.'
Egypt is currently reviewing eligibility for a smart card system through which low income Egyptians access state-subsidised food. (File photo)
October 20, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The Egyptian government is considering the increase of state support for individuals facing 'economic hardships' as a result of fiscal reforms.
Mass protests hit Egypt earlier this year following a controversial deal transferring two Red Sea islands from Egypt to Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
October 20, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The arrests came amid growing calls on social media for mass demonstrations to protest economic conditions and price hikes.
Austrian trio Rom-Schaerer-Eberle live @ Carinthischer Sommer 2011. (Facebook/Thomas Hude)
October 20, 2016 - 07:42 GMT
The Cairo Jazz Festival kicks off today.
Egyptian security forces stand by their armored personnel carriers in North Sinai. (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Egyptian air forces and artillery brigade pounded seven militant hideouts on Tuesday, and damaged 16 havens and arms caches used by the insurgents, the military said in a statement late in the day.
Palestinian children wait as they wait to cross with their families into Egypt through the Rafah border crossing on October 16, 2016 in the southern Gaza Strip. (AFP/Said Khatib)
October 19, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Last year the Rafah crossing was closed for 344 days, sealing off the main lifeline for Gazans to the outside world.
Who wouldn't wanna sing
October 19, 2016 - 10:59 GMT
One of them is a famous Moroccan.
The Egyptian government agreed earlier this month to issue international bonds worth $3-5 billion. (File photo)
October 19, 2016 - 05:39 GMT
Egypt needs to obtain $6B from foreign institutions before submitting the $12B loan agreement to the IMF’s board for adoption.
Zamalek Aly Salama (CL) is watched by Mamelodi Sundowns Wayne Arendse (L) Hlompho Kekena (CR) and Asavela Mbekile (R) during the first length of the CAF Championship final on October 15, 2016 at Atteridgville Stadium in Pretoria, South Africa. AFP PHOTO/STRINGER
October 18, 2016 - 17:40 GMT
Under-fire goalkeeper Ahmed El-Shennawi has been named in Zamalek's squad for the African Champions League final against Mamelodi Sundowns on Sunday despite still suffering from an injury he picked up in the first leg.
Aya Hijazi and her husband have spent 900 days in Egyptian prison without trial. (Twitter)
October 18, 2016 - 13:47 GMT
Aya Hegazy has been locked up for 900 days without trail, arrested for her work helping street children.
An Egyptian member of the armed forces in northern Sinai. (AFP/Mohamed el-Shahed)
October 18, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The Egyptian army began a major crackdown against armed groups in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula after six Egyptian soldiers were killed by the group.
Hmm, we wonder if he watches any of her TV dramas? (File photo)
October 18, 2016 - 08:34 GMT
Hmm, we wonder if he watches any of her TV dramas?
The 31-year-old actor left fans swooning playing the famous archaeologist. (Radio Times)
October 17, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The 31-year-old actor left fans swooning playing the famous archaeologist.