Amro Zaghlool in one of the Chinese productions he acted in. (Facebook)
August 23, 2016 - 20:21 GMT
But you'll never guess why.
Mohamed Ihab
August 23, 2016 - 18:30 GMT
Egyptian weightlifter Mohamed Ihab, who won the bronze medal at this month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, has said he submitted an application for Qatari citizenship prior to the Games due to a lack of support for his sporting career in Egypt.
Ahmed Elmohamady
August 23, 2016 - 15:55 GMT
Egypt's assistant coach speaks about Ahmed Elmohamady's recent return to the Pharaohs
The case regarding judicial sequestration on Egypt's press syndicate was referred to the Administrative Court. (AFP/File)
August 23, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
The case has been referred to Egypt's Administrative Court.
Egypt's President Sisi and the UAE's Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan during the latter's visit to Cairo in April 2016. (File photo)
August 23, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
The deal follows Egypt's appeal to Arabia last week to help provide financial aid in order to meet the terms of a $12B IMF fund facility.
Egyptian army special forces man a temporary checkpoint outside Sharm el-Sheikh airport. (AFP/File)
August 23, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The sources told Ma'an that the officer was shot in the head by a sniper while he was in a military vehicle patrolling a street in al-Arish.
The Four Seasons Hotel, Cairo. (Four Seasons)
August 23, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
The arrival of a Russian delegation to Egypt to inspect airport security will be followed by an International Civil Aviation Organisation inspection at the end of 2016.
Dry Hot Summers had its world premiere at the Dubai International Film Festival's 13th edition, 2016.  (
August 23, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
After commanding attention at film festivals in Berlin, Algeria, and Dubai, the Egyptian short has now scooped the top prize in Oman.
Egypt has one of the highest records of car accidents in the world and a poor transportation safety history in general.  (Shutterstock)
August 22, 2016 - 15:54 GMT
While the death toll from car accidents has dropped, Egypt counted EGP 30.5 billion in the cost of crashes in 2015, with the 2016 projected to be even higher.
She was taken to hospital after finding it difficult to breathe. (
August 22, 2016 - 14:25 GMT
She was taken to hospital after finding it difficult to breathe.
What's Angham's problem with Hesham? (Facebook)
August 22, 2016 - 13:42 GMT
But social media got her back.
Mona couldn't hide her bun in the oven for too long. (Sayidaty)
August 22, 2016 - 08:41 GMT
Mona couldn't hide her bun in the oven for too long.
Photo: Part of promotional material from exhibition Blossoming Inspirations at Al-Kahila Gallery. (Ahram)
August 21, 2016 - 14:36 GMT
Cairo and Alexandria are more dynamic than ever in culture. A large assortment of events includes film screenings, exhibitions, music events, among other events.
A woman stands in line for subsidised bread. (AFP/File)
August 21, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Squeezed by economic and political turmoil since the 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak, Egyptians are preparing for a new era of austerity.
Roma's Argentinian midfielder Diego Perotti (R) celebrates with his teammates Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah (L) and Macedonian forward Edin Dzeko (rear C) after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match between Roma and Udinese at the Olympic Stadium in Rome on August 20, 2016.
August 20, 2016 - 19:53 GMT
Mohamed Salah shines on the first day of the Italian Serie A to help AS Roma to an impressive 4-0 victory at home to Udiense on Saturday
Mahmoud Abdel-Razek
August 20, 2016 - 15:20 GMT
Zamalek’s skipper Mahmoud Abdel-Razek "Shikabala" has been suspended and reported for his recent celebration with the Ultras fan group, club chairman Mortada Mansour announced early Saturday.