July 1, 2014
Three top Muslim Brotherhood-linked leaders were arrested in Egypt Tuesday ahead of the anniversary of former president Mohammed Morsi's oust last year.
The recent political remarks made by Egyptian actor Amro Waked, which many had opposed, have negatively impacted his latest television drama “Ahil Iskandaria” (the People of Alexandria).
After claiming that filming the episode nearly cost her her life, Egyptian actress Athar Al Hakim won a lawsuit against the prank show “Ramiz Qirsh Al Bahr” (Ramiz Shark of the Sea) .
“The wages system in Egypt is closer to randomness than to being organised,” the minister said, adding that “a project for income law will be submitted to the cabinet during the coming period.”
The National Alliance to Support Legitimacy has called on Egyptians to stage mass demonstrations on July 3 to protest President Sisi.
June 30, 2014
Egyptian security forces successfully defused a fifth explosive device outside the Presidential Palace in Heliopolis Monday.
The Egyptian government has ordered Ramadan sermons to stick to topics of faith and morality and not discuss political issues.
Three explosions near the Presidential Palace have killed two policeman and left at least three people injured.
Amy Samir Ghanem is working with comedian Ahmed Helmy on a new "psychological" project this Ramadan.
"His Excellency" cost the most money of any Egyptian drama to make this Ramadan, but it's getting high viewership as well.
Between 9 and 24 July, the Cairo Opera House will hold a series of Ramadan evenings at the Open Air Theatre featuring Egyptian musicians as well as troupes from Sudan and Indonesia.
A Cairo court gave 16 pro-Morsi supporters three-year prison sentences for allegedly rioting and protesting illegally without a permit.
The Egyptian artist is making some serious bank for his Ramadan serial “His Excellency” (“Saheb El-Sa’ada”).
The value of the agreement is estimated at some $30 billion.
June 29, 2014
Elephants are good luck for Syrian actor Jamal Suliman, who's working on a new project based on the famous novel "The Blue Elephant."