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Egypt's centre back Eslam Eissa (1st-L) attempts a shot on goal over Croatia's left back Jakov Gojun (C) and Croatia's centre back Domagoj Duvnjak (R) during the 25th IHF Men's World Championship 2017 eighth final handball match Croatia vs Egypt on January 22, 2017 at the Arena in Montpellier.
Pascal GUYOT / AFP
January 23, 2017 - 16:40 GMT
Egypt have been eliminated from the 2017 IHF World Men's Handball Championship after losing 21-19 to Croatia in the round of 16 on Sunday night.
Advertisement for London Sperm Bank on the London Underground (Flickr)
January 23, 2017 - 14:22 GMT
The appeal has been met with a mixture of outrage and ridicule on Facebook.
Ismail Haniyeh, deputy head of Hamas' political bureau. (AFP/File)
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.
Hany Shaker was awarded the Medal of Culture and Sciences and Arts, Degree of Excellence by the Palestinian President. (Facebook)
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.
Amr Diab and his record-breaking seven World Music Awards (Wikimedia Commons)
January 23, 2017 - 08:46 GMT
Social media has been flooded with angry comments after singer Sherine suggested that Diab's "time has gone."
“The Nile Hilton Incident” featured in the Sundance Film Festival’s World Cinema Dramatic Competition. (Variety)
January 23, 2017 - 08:35 GMT
“The Nile Hilton Incident” featured in the Sundance Film Festival’s World Cinema Dramatic Competition.
Now embattled Yemeni President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi, pictured here speaking during the Arab League summit in Egypt's Red Sea. (AFP/File)
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.
Sherif Ekramy
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.
Egyptian forces then deployed in the area as technical teams started to rebuild the towers, which feed a power line that supplies electricity to Jordan. (AFP/File)
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.
The president said he is also keen to promote values of tolerance, coexistence and acceptance of the other. (AFP/File)
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.
The dispute between the two channels is over Mohamed Ramadan's 'Al Oustoura.' (File photo)
January 22, 2017 - 07:55 GMT
The dispute between the two channels is over Mohamed Ramadan's 'Al Oustoura.'
The temporary stamp duty would replace the capital gains tax, which has been postponed since May 2015. (File photo)
January 22, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Egypt is considering reintroducing a stamp duty on stock market transactions.
Egypt's squad (back L-R) defender Ahmed Fathi, midfielder Mahmoud Hassan, forward Marwan Mohsen, defender Ali Gabr, defender Ahmed Hegazy, midfielder Ramadan Sobhi, (L-R) forward Mohamed Salah, midfielder Mohamed Elneny, goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary, midfielder Tarek Hamed and defender Mohamed Abdel-Shafy pose for a group picture ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group D football match between Egypt and Uganda in Port-Gentil on January 21, 2017.
Justin TALLIS / AFP
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.
Karim Abdel Gawad (Photo: psaworldtour)
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.
Phpto: dailynewsegypt.com
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.
Karim Abdel Gawad
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).