January 23, 2017 - 14:22 GMT
The appeal has been met with a mixture of outrage and ridicule on Facebook.
January 23, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Haniyeh and his delegation will reportedly remain in Cairo for several days, during which they will discuss recent developments in the Palestinian territories.
January 23, 2017 - 11:18 GMT
Hany Shaker was awarded the Medal of Culture and Sciences and Arts, Degree of Excellence by the Palestinian President.
January 23, 2017 - 08:46 GMT
Social media has been flooded with angry comments after singer Sherine suggested that Diab's "time has gone."
January 23, 2017 - 08:35 GMT
“The Nile Hilton Incident” featured in the Sundance Film Festival’s World Cinema Dramatic Competition.
January 23, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Egypt is part of the Saudi-led coalition that began in March 2015 against the Iran-backed Houthi rebels, who have seized large parts of Yemen.
January 22, 2017 - 19:23 GMT
Egypt manager Hector Cuper apologized to stand-in goalkeeper Sherif Ekramy over what he described as a "misunderstanding" after the team's goalkeeping coach said Ekramy was not injured.
January 22, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Sinai Province militants planted two explosive devices under the transmission towers in the Red Sea coastal area of Oyoun Mousa south of the Suez canal.
January 22, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
The president stressed to the visiting parliamentary delegation the need for international cooperation to end extremism, which threatens all countries.
January 22, 2017 - 07:55 GMT
The dispute between the two channels is over Mohamed Ramadan's 'Al Oustoura.'
January 22, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Egypt is considering reintroducing a stamp duty on stock market transactions.
January 21, 2017 - 21:10 GMT
Substitute Abdallah El-Said scored just before the end to hand Egypt their first three points at the African Cup of Nations in Gabon after they scraped a 1-0 victory over Uganda despite looking largely toothless on Saturday.
January 21, 2017 - 17:30 GMT
France's Camille Serme, ranked fourth internationally, won the women's final, while Egypt's Karim Abdel Gawad won the men's final.
January 20, 2017 - 22:51 GMT
The Egyptian Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs participated in the sports management course organised by the German University of Leipzig. The ministry sent two of its members, Mohamed Fawzy and Amr Hashim, to attend the course.
January 19, 2017 - 21:36 GMT
Karim Abdel Gawad was the only Egyptian who qualified for the men’s final match at the 2017 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions, after he defeated England’s James Willstrop in the semifinals by 3-0 (11-6/11-8/11-6).