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Al-Jazeera journalists, Canadian Mohamed Fahmy (L) and Egyptian Baher Mohamed, wait outside Cairo's Torah prison where their trial was due to take place on July 30, 2015. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
August 02, 2015 - 11:05 GMT
The retrial for Al-Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy, Baher Mohamed and Peter Greste has been postponed yet again. The three face charges of defaming Egypt and spreading false news.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry (R) talk before a meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cairo. (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
August 02, 2015 - 10:07 GMT
John Kerry, assistant secretary of state for economic and business affairs, and a senior advisor will be meeting their counterparts and Sisi in an effort to improve on strained relationship, and sell Iran nuclear deal.
There's a new chairman of the Musicians' Syndicate in Egypt: Singer Hani Shaker! (Facebook)
August 02, 2015 - 09:59 GMT
There's a new chairman of the Musicians' Syndicate in Egypt: Singer Hani Shaker!
The National Defense Council of Egypt approved Saturday the extension of the participation of Egyptian military personnel in a combat mission abroad. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 08:57 GMT
The National Defense Council of Egypt approved Saturday the extension of the participation of Egyptian military personnel in a combat mission abroad.
Egyptian soldiers stand guard in Sinai. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 01, 2015 - 20:41 GMT
A top Daesh-affiliated militant commander has been killed during an encounter with Egyptian army troops in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, military sources say.
Mohamed Salah
August 01, 2015 - 12:32 GMT
After finishing medical tests with Serie A giants Roma, Egypt winger Mohamed Salah has expressed his pleasure with the Italian fans’ warm welcome.
Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. (AFP/Getty Images)
July 31, 2015 - 12:25 GMT
In less than 24 hours 79 Muslim Brotherhood supporters and members have been arrested across Egypt for various charges, including inciting violence against state institutions and public utilities.
The government plans to raise electricity prices for mid-to-high household usage by an average of 19 percent. (AFP/File)
July 31, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The government plans to raise electricity prices for mid-to-high household usage by an average of 19 percent.
Sisi's praise comes as rumors circulate over a growing political division between the two countries. (AFP/File)
July 31, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Thursday courted Saudi Arabia, saying that both countries are the "two wings" of the Arab national security.
One of two new F-16 warplanes delivered to Iraq by the United States on July 20, 2015. (AFP/File)
July 30, 2015 - 13:39 GMT
The United States is delivering eight advanced fighter jets to Egypt on Thursday and Friday "as part of ongoing American support in Egypt and throughout the region," the U.S. embassy in Cairo said on Thursday.
Picture courtesy: ahram.org.eg
July 30, 2015 - 11:08 GMT
Zamalek claimed their first Egyptian Premier League title in 11 years without kicking a ball on Tuesday after nearest challengers Ahly were held to a 1-1 draw by Smouha, ending a long wait for an elusive crown.