Egyptian election officials sit in an empty polling station during the first phase of parliamentary elections on October 19, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The polls opened in Egypt today at 9 am and will remain open until 9pm.
Suspended presenter Riham Saeed is returning to our TV screens. (File photo)
December 01, 2015 - 09:09 GMT
Suspended presenter Riham Saeed is returning to our TV screens.
Egypt has yet to recognize a systemic problem of torture by police officers, and instead refers to incidents as
November 30, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Reports of police brutality and torture have stirred public outrage among the Egyptian public.
Egypt imported oil from Iran prior to the 2012 sanctions. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 30, 2015 - 16:51 GMT
A senior oil official says Iran is ready to resume crude exports to Egypt which used to transport Iranian oil through the Suez Canal and internal pipelines before 2012 sanctions on Tehran dried them up.
The exemptions were made based on a court ruling regarding Banque Misr. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 16:29 GMT
A total of six banks were exempted from applying the maximum wage on their employees after the judicial ruling issued last week for employees of Banque Misr.
A voter in Egypt's parliamentary elections holds up an ink-stained finger. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
After 34 candidates made various appeals about election violations, Mansoura city will render the current results null and have another runoff election.
An Egyptian national living in Oman casts her ballot during the first phase of parliamentary elections October 17, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Some ambassadors expect turnout to increase later on in the day.
November 30, 2015 - 12:56 GMT
The movie's depiction of five girls' struggles against traditional Turkish rural society resounded powerfully with Egyptian audiences.
Egyptian journalists have faced unprecedented barriers and harassment this year. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Ismail Alexandrani, an investigative journalist and Sinai expert, remains in custody at the Hurghada airport after over 18 hours of questioning.
The wind power station was signed in 2008 but was delayed by the 2011 uprising.  (Shutterstock)
November 30, 2015 - 08:26 GMT
The $286M EU and German-funded wind farm in Gabal Al-Zeit will save 175,000 tons of equivalent oil to generate electricity.
Angham clearly loves rockin' the stage. (Facebook)
November 30, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Angham is all Egypt is talking about these days with her album release a hit, and now a stellar concert at the Misr Opera House last night.
Egyptian security forces patrol the street in military combat gear. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The suspects were detained in security raids following a drive-by shooting that killed four policemen.
The New Suez Canal opened on August 6, 2015. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 29, 2015 - 22:55 GMT
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi decreed on Saturday that the area of the Suez Canal Axis Development project has been made an economic zone.
Egyptian women march in Cairo on International Women's Day. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
The move is part of an effort to appoint female judges in a male-dominated field.
Cairo Opera House has made it easier for fans to attend events. (Image Archive)
November 29, 2015 - 15:35 GMT
The Cairo Opera House has made booking tickets so much easier with a new online option.
Carson ignited controversy last week when he compared Syrian refugees to
November 29, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
In an interview with the Telegraph, Ben Carson said he believed ousting Hosni Mubarak in 2011 was a mistake.