Raneem El-Welily
September 24, 2016 - 18:40 GMT
Egyptian squash players witnessed another victorious day on 23 September at the final matches of the 2016 Al-Ahram Squash Open.
Egyptian rescue workers arrive on a boat carrying bodies of migrants in Rosetta, Egypt, on Friday after a boat carrying migrants capsized in the Mediterranean. (AFP/File)
September 24, 2016 - 07:57 GMT
The catastrophe highlights the ongoing migrant crisis in Europe, where citizens of war-torn nations are taking great risks to relocate to a safer country. Many of the migrants were from Syria, Yemen and Africa.
Sisi joins the ranks of people Trump approves of by being a 'fantastic guy who took control of Egypt.' (AFP/File)
September 24, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Trump praised Sisi's 'tough approach' to dealing with militants and extremists in Egypt.
Ali Farag
September 23, 2016 - 17:43 GMT
The final matches of Al-Ahram Squash Open are all-Egyptian in the men and women’s competition. Ali Farag will play against Karim Abdel Gawad, while Nour El-Sherbiny will take on Raneem El-Welily in the final matches on 23 September.
Last year the Rafah crossing was closed for 344 days, but in 2016 it has been open more regularly, though still severely restricted. (AFP/File)
September 23, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Egypt opened the crossing on Sunday to allow pilgrims to return home after Eid al-Adha.
Egyptians stand on the shore as they wait for the recovery of bodies, during a search operation after a boat carrying migrants capsized in the Mediterranean, along the shore in the Egyptian port city of Rosetta on September 22, 2016. (AFP/Mohamed El-Shahed)
September 23, 2016 - 12:50 GMT
Egyptian security forces have recovered nine more bodies after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants sank off the coast.
Farag Amer, head of the parliamentary committee, said that South Africa will be the only competitor to Egypt
September 22, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Parliament’s Youth and Sport Committee has asked the government to submit a bid for the 2028 Olympic Games.
The band’s line-up comprises Qais Raja (singer, songwriter and guitarist), Feras Arrabi (lead guitarist), Ahmad Al-Haj (bassist) and Saif Abu Hamdan (drummer). (Facebook/Random House)
September 22, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
What will Cairo audiences make of Jordanian band Al Bait Al 3ashwae (Random House), who describe their style as experiment[ation] with the mystical and transcendental qualities of Sufi music"?
Imam, 76, played an Arab dictator in the iconic play, a character whom Gaddafi was convinced represented him. (Albawaba Arabic)
September 22, 2016 - 08:11 GMT
What's the story?
The conflicting regulations on wheat imports led to disturbances in the market as several shipments were rejected at the ports en route to Egypt. (File photo)
September 22, 2016 - 07:49 GMT
Egypt has been forced to backtrack on its zero ergot wheat policy after the country's strategic reserves were "adversely affected".
Ahly youngster Ahmed Hamdy during the team's training (Photo: Ahly's official website)
September 21, 2016 - 16:55 GMT
El-Badry said that he is happy to let Hamdi go on loan so that he would have more experience when he returns to Ahly
The grand prize for the competition is a national US comedy tour and $100,000. (
September 21, 2016 - 12:10 GMT
The Egyptian founder of Al Hezb El Comedy is up against comedians from 56 countries in Laugh Factory's Funniest Person in the World contest,!
Ruby is one happy mama with her one-year-old girl Teebah. (
September 21, 2016 - 09:41 GMT
Is she that cute?
The happy couple in 2002. (YouTube)
September 21, 2016 - 09:07 GMT
Loved up or trouble in paradise?
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi addresses the United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters, September 20, 2016 in New York City. (AFP/Drew Angerer)
September 21, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Egyptian President Sisi addressed the UN general assembly on a wide range of issues facing Egypt.
The actress posted a photo with an alleged tumor on her back! (Bitajarod)
September 21, 2016 - 08:22 GMT
The actress posted a photo with an alleged tumor on her back!