Recent

Egyptian poet Abdel-Rahman El-Abnoudi has passed away. (Image: Wikipedia)
April 21, 2015 - 15:22 GMT
Abdel-Rahman El-Abnoudi lost the battle to a long illness.
An Egyptian man stands in an armored vehicle as residents gather outside a police station in North Sinai's provincial capital of el-Arish after it was targeted by a car bomb on April 12, 2015. (AFP/File)
April 21, 2015 - 12:46 GMT
Separate military raids in North Sinai on Tuesday left eight suspected militants dead, military sources said.
Morsi was ousted by the military in July of 2013 following protests against his presidency. (Image: file photo)
April 21, 2015 - 09:53 GMT
In a much anticipated verdict, an Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohamed Morsi to 20 years in prison on violence-related charges.
April 21, 2015 - 08:44 GMT
The movie won first place in the "A must-watch movie" competition, and now it will be available for Egyptian audiences in Zamalek on April 23.
Egyptian actor Ibrahim Yusri has sadly passed away at the age of 65. (Image: Almutawassittv.com)
April 21, 2015 - 07:46 GMT
Egyptian actor Ibrahim Yusri has sadly passed away at the age of 65.
Abdel Halim Hafez was and still is one of the most popular Egyptian singer to date. (Image: Alwatanvoice.com)
April 20, 2015 - 21:32 GMT
The Egyptian Culture Ministry to open heritage museum for prominent Egyptian singers.
The government is currently negotiating a $500 million loan from the World Bank to build affordable housing (image: on file).
April 20, 2015 - 18:27 GMT
The Arab country’s economy is recovering from four years of political upheaval.
Demonstrators rally in July 2013 prior to the Egyptian army's ouster of Islamist president Mohammad Morsi.  (AFP/Mahmud Khaled)
April 20, 2015 - 13:20 GMT
Defendants were charged with murder, attempted murder, and other charges from a 2013 attack on a police station.
Amr Diab will be sweating in the hot May sun until his lawsuit is done. (Image: Facebook)
April 20, 2015 - 11:17 GMT
Amr Diab is calling for MBC Masr to suspend the show “The surprise.. Days in the life of Al-Hadaba” in a lawsuit that was adjourned on Sunday.
Formerly known as Ansar Beit al-Maqdis, the Sinai-based group who claimed Monday's attack pledged allegiance to Daesh earlier this year. (AFP/File)
April 20, 2015 - 10:27 GMT
Daesh affiliates in the Sinai Peninsula claim the deadly bombing of an armored vehicle earlier Monday morning that killed three Egyptian soldiers and wounded another.
No one has claimed the attack yet, but N. Sinai has seen an uptick in violence against Egyptian security and military personnel over the last year following harsh government crackdowns on dissidents and Muslim Brotherhood affiliates. (AFP/FIle)
April 20, 2015 - 07:12 GMT
An IED tore through an Egyptian armored personnel carrier Monday morning, leaving a police officer and two security personnel dead.