November 18, 2013
A 6-1 thrashing in the first leg means Kwesi Appiah's men have all but qualified for the World Cup finals but Bob Bradley's side will be eager to restore some pride
At least 24 people have been killed and 28 wounded from a train wreck that occurred early Monday south of Cairo following the late Sunday killing of a police officer in the capital.
As government statements indicate that a proposed dialogue will not commence with the country's Muslim Brotherhood, an insider of the Islamist group shared with reporters that the decision to endorse a "national dialogue" was a result of interests and pressures from outside groups.
The number of unemployed increased by 30,000 in Q3 2013, resulting in some 3.6 million jobless Egyptians.
November 17, 2013
Hamas government demands Egypt re-opening of Rafah Crossing - the only gateway for Gaza residents with the outside world, which has been closed for 10 days due to ongoing unrest in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
Actors have to look a certain way for each role they play, and since Mina Shalabi isn't playing any for now, she's decided to go adventurous with her latest haircut!
What could possibly be better than just enjoying the FIFA matches at the Great Pyramids? Watching sassy songstress Myriam Fares take the stage by storm with a glitzy gown at Giza too, that's what!
Portraying Cleopatra Queen of the Nile is a dream come true for Egyptian actress Ola Ghanem, who snatched the starring role in the new film "Al Far'oun Al Sagheer" (The Young Pharaoh).
There are so many things to do in Egypt this week, the challenge will be to pick which to do!
Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak's adjourned trial is set to resume Sunday. The former president is being tried along with six security aides his former interior minister, and his two sons, Alaa and Gamal.
This came during a meeting on Thursday between Abdel Nour and the Egyptian side of the Egyptian-Saudi Business Council, headed by Abdel Hamid Abu Mousa, to review the council’s plans to increase the joint investments.
November 15, 2013
Russia is offering to sell Egypt modern helicopters and air defense systems in a landmark deal worth $2 billion military.
Morsi moved to solitary confinement after his ten days in a hospital. The continuation of his trial is expected to start next week.
The Sixth Cairo International Women's Film Festival starts on the 16th with flicks filmed by women from around the world screening through the 22nd in Egypt's capital.
November 14, 2013
As possible flames of progress lessen between Egypt and US, Russia shows up as "available" for talks as a comforting rebound. Despite any rumors, Egypt is not expected to stray too far from the US.