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The 16-year-old was charged with blowing up a police car and manufacturing bombs. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
A 16-year-old Egyptian teen was sentenced to 15 years in prison by a Cairo court Saturday for blowing up a police vehicle and making bombs.
A floating power plant from Turkey. (Maritime-executive.com)
May 03, 2015 - 09:46 GMT
Plans are underway for Arab Energy to purchase Egypt's first floating power plant, to help alleviate the energy shortages in the country.
A doctors' syndicate has reiterated their right to peaceful protest. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 08:42 GMT
Widespread outrage as Egypt's supreme administrative court decrees protests to be strikes, and forcibly retires alleged participants.
Egypt has been cracking down on terrorism in the Sinai region for over a year. (AFP/File)
May 02, 2015 - 15:07 GMT
The Egyptian army has said that 29 'terrorists' have been killed by its troops in the past 11 days in northern Sinai.
Egypt announced in April that it would take part in major military operations with Saudi Arabia. (AFP/FIle)
May 02, 2015 - 13:20 GMT
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has arrived in Saudi Arabia Saturday for talks with top Saudi officials, according to a presidential spokesman.
The five convicted men were arrested by Egyptian security forces during pro-Morsi demonstrations in the Egyptian city of Alexandria last August. (AFP/File)
May 01, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
An Egyptian court issued 18-year prison sentences to five supporters of ousted Egyptian president, Mohamed Morsi, Friday in a continued wave of arrests for Muslim Brotherhood affiliates in Egyp
Egypt has renewed calls on its citizens Thursday to avoid travel to Libya. (AFP/File)
April 30, 2015 - 15:39 GMT
Egypt has renewed calls on its citizens Thursday to avoid travel to Libya.
Niveen has promised to stay off the drugs after being released from prison. (Arjwan)
April 30, 2015 - 15:34 GMT
Niveen Bandour not returning to acting any time soon after going behind bars after being caught with 40 grams of heroin.
No Cairokee concert at
April 30, 2015 - 10:54 GMT
So bad, so sad. "Bab El-Shams" cultural festival suspended over security concerns. No CairoKee and Massar Egbari concerts in the books.
As part of the AFAC Film Week, which finished in Cairo last week, two panel discussions raise issues of local distribution, digital alternatives, social justice, and how films can create change. (YouTube)
April 30, 2015 - 08:43 GMT
As part of the AFAC Film Week, which finished in Cairo last week, two panel discussions raise issues of local distribution, digital alternatives, social justice, and how films can create change.
The project was constructed on an area of roughly 64,000 square metres, costing EGP 600 million. (File photo)
April 29, 2015 - 15:29 GMT
The hotel, which looks over the Nile and Tahrir square, will include over 300 rooms and a shopping mall.