Egypt

May 27, 2014

Nadia loves seduction and will feel right at home in her new TV series this Ramadan. (Image: Albawaba edit)
14:10 GMT

Nadia Al Jundi will be returning to our TV screens following a three-year absence this Ramadan.

The explosion occurred on the second day of Egypt' presidential election. (AFP/File)
12:00 GMT

One person was injured when a bomb exploded in Cairo's Heliopolis district.

Malak performing at the Sufi Bookstore in Zamalek. (Image: Cairoscene.com)
11:39 GMT

Rising Egyptian singer Malak El-Husseiny gets the singer VIP treatment with record label Subspace!

Since the military came to power, six journalists have been killed and more than 65 journalists have been arrested. (AFP/File)
10:22 GMT

Since Egypt's military took over in 2013, numerous journalists have been arrested and killed.

The Muslim Brotherhood has been labeled a terrorist organization by both the Saudi and the Egyptian governments. (AFP/File)
09:26 GMT

Nine university professors have been arrested in Saudi Arabi for alleged links with Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood.

Eygptians now have an extra hour to vote (File Archive/ AFP)
08:41 GMT

In Egypt´s final day of presidential elections citizens have received an extra hour to vote and government workers the day as a holiday.

May 26, 2014

Saeed said the highest level the stock market has witnessed occurred in 2008, when it registered 12,000 points, followed by a slump for five years.
20:17 GMT

The Egyptian Stock Market witnessed a significant rise in its main index EGX-30 index on Monday, recording 8,736.28 points, its highest level since 2008.

Egyptians are voting for a new president on May 26 and 27. (AFP/File)
17:54 GMT

An NGO coalition has reported some violations at Egypt's polls Monday.

Mahlab said no election violations have been reported by international election observers. (AFP/File)
15:20 GMT

Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab said Egypt's cabinet will resign as soon as the presidential election results are announced.

Faiza starred in numerous productions in the past 20+ years. (Image: YouTube still)
12:08 GMT

Egypt has lost a great actress today: Faiza Kamal.

The bank should leave the currency floating and expose it to the market’s supply and demand, Younes said.
11:26 GMT

The Egyptian pound unexpectedly fell to record EGP 7.14 against the dollar after the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) held an “exceptional foreign exchange auction” on 14 May

Nour appeared much thinner and more tired in recent months. (Image: Facebook)
10:19 GMT

Egyptian Dr. Khaled Muntasir revealed what he thinks is wrong with actor Nour El Sherif.

Cyrine Abdel Nour with her "Love Story" cast. (Image: Facebook)
09:00 GMT

The “Seerit Hub” (Love Story) cast and crew arrived at Tahrir Square to do a shoot only to find crowds awaiting the bomb squad's removal of the explosive device. Yikes!

Carole Samaha basically told Elissa to take a chill pill on television.
08:00 GMT

On air "Al Hakam" (The Judge), Carole Samaha got down to the knitty gritty.

Polls will be open for Egyptians to vote on Monday and Tuesday this week (Marwan Naamani/AFP)
06:54 GMT

Egyptians will head to the polls to vote for the country's next president starting Monday.