October 13, 2015 - 02:15 GMT
Strikers Ahmed Hassan "Koka" and Amr Gamal scored three goals to lead the Egyptian national team for a 3-0 victory over Zambia in a friendly match played in the UAE.
A model of the new administrative capital project. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 12, 2015 - 20:47 GMT
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has set a two-year deadline to complete the first phase of Egypt's new administrative capital project, starting January 2016.
Egyptian TV host Islam al-Beheiry sentenced to 5 years in prison for contempt of religion. (
October 12, 2015 - 14:56 GMT
Egyptian TV host Islam al-Beheiry sentenced to 5 years in prison for contempt of religion.
Gamal (L) and Alaa (R) Mubarak. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
October 12, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
Alaa and Gamal Mubarak have completed a three year jail sentence for their involvement in the "presidential palaces" case, in which funds worth roughly $16 million were seized.
After allegedly assaulting a prison guard in March, the wife of Muslim Brotherhood leader, Mohamed al-Beltagi, and her son received six-month jail terms. (File photo)
October 12, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
On Sunday an Egyptian court overturned a prison sentence against Sanaa Abdel-Gawwad, the wife of Muslim Brotherhood leader, and settled for a fine.
Egypt's Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukri with US Secretary of State John Kerry. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 12:19 GMT
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri will seek non-permanent membership with the UNSC at the UN General Assembly in New York City.
Nelly recently set the internet on fire with a makeup-free selfie! (Instagram)
October 12, 2015 - 12:18 GMT
The Egyptian actress rejoins her 'Taht El-Saytara' co-star Hany Adel on a new film about clashes in Egypt during the revolution.
Ghanem's wife kissed Adel Imam in one of his films. (Almesryoon)
October 12, 2015 - 11:49 GMT
How does Samir Ghanem feel about his wife Dalal Abdel Aziz kissing Adel Imam?
Nour Project at Bibliotheca Alexandrina in 2014 (Corinne Grassi)
October 12, 2015 - 09:03 GMT
Cairo Jazz Festival, Alexandria's Backstreet Festival and numerous exhibition openings are among the highlights of the week. Check our listings for the many events taking place in Cairo and Alexandria.
Orascom was initially disqualified from the tender for missing the application deadline. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 11, 2015 - 21:50 GMT
Lebanon's Tender Office postponed the announcement of the telecommunications firms that would operate Lebanon's cellular networks, after the Shura Council ordered the participation of Cairo-based Orascom in the bidding process.
IMF Middle East Director Masood Ahmed (AFP/File)
October 11, 2015 - 21:25 GMT
The gap in Egypt's financing is estimated at $20 billion over the coming two years, according to Masood Ahmed, IMF director for Middle East and Middle Asia.