A tourist walks past beach chairs at the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
While French authorities have not placed a travel ban to the Sharm, citizens have been advised against all but necessary travel there.
Pope Tawadros II. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
While Pope Tawadros II is in Jerusalem for a funeral, he refused to travel to Ramallah in solidarity with the Coptic travel ban.
Clockwise from left, Onsi Sawiris and his sons Naguib, Nassef and Samih
November 29, 2015 - 13:16 GMT
Onsi Sawiris and his three sons are Egypt's leading private sector investors in the construction, hotels, telecom, and media sectors.
The motive for the killing of the Egyptian guard at a Madaba farm is unknown. (Shutterstock)
November 29, 2015 - 09:34 GMT
An Egyptian guard at a farm in Jordan was killed by a group of men on Saturday.
Bassem Youssef shines as Emmy Awards' first Arab host. (YouTube)
November 29, 2015 - 08:38 GMT
Bassem Youssef shines as Emmy Awards' first Arab host.
A gathering of Sinai Province members. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 07:34 GMT
Sinai Province claims the shooting of four policemen in Giza.
The unknown gunmen opened fire at the Sakkara Road checkpoint. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 28, 2015 - 09:35 GMT
Unknown gunmen shot dead four members of the Egyptian security forces on a road near the Giza pyramids Saturday.
Egyptian singer Angham's latest song
November 27, 2015 - 21:07 GMT
Egyptian singer Angham's latest song "Ahi Gat" is a hit on YouTube.
An Egyptian official inspects boxes containing ballot cards before the first stage of Egypt's parliamentary elections. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Candidates from individual system constituencies make up the majority of people participating in Egypts runoffs next week.
Egyptians protest the government's targeting of journalists in its crackdown on dissent. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 20:30 GMT
Egypt's draconian protest law has essentially made any form of protest illegal.
Egyptians hold pictures of Islamist Sayed Bilal, who died in detention, during a demonstration demanding justice on January 6, 2012, in Cairo, on the first anniversary of his death. (AFP/Mohammed Abed)
November 26, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Four Luxor officers are being questioned over the death of Talaat Shabib, who died two hours after being arrested on suspicion of drug possession. Relatives believe he was killed and torture by police.
Pope Tawadros II, the leader of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Christian Church, during his enthronement ceremony at Saint Mark’s Coptic Cathedral in Cairo. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
The Egyptian Coptic Pope is going to a funeral in Jerusalem, but maintains a ban on pilgrimages to the Holy Land under Israeli rule.
Hotel Intercontinental in Aqaba. (Dari Tour)
November 26, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Jordan's Red Sea port of Aqaba is hoping for a tourism revival as Russian flights start arriving; Hungarian low-cost flights are in the pipeline.
Forensics experts are currently investigating if the man killed in police custody was subjected to torture prior to his death. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Police violently dispersed and arrested the relatives of a 47-year-old man who died in custody as they gathered outside a Luxor police station to protest his death.
Ballots sit on a table as polling station officials count the votes at the end of the second round of voting for Egypt's parliamentary election in the capital Cairo on November 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The highest participation rate was in South Sinai, where 41.6 percent of eligible voters took part.
The agreement aims to enhance cooperation in Islamic affairs, in order to increase religious and Islamic cultural awareness. (Islampos)
November 26, 2015 - 10:40 GMT
Egypt's leading Sunni Islamic institute has signed an agreement to open the Al Azhar College for Islamic Science and Dawaa in the UAE.