Egypt

September 7, 2014

Egyptian army [AFP]
11:09 GMT

Egyptian military intelligence on Saturday said that they had discovered what officials called "the biggest explosives workshop and cache" in the Sinai peninsula belonging to the major insurgent group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis.

Palestinians sit inside their destroyed house after returning home in the Tufah neighbourhood in eastern Gaza City on August 31, 2014. [AFP]
06:41 GMT

Indirect negotiations between Palestinian factions and Israel will continue in two weeks in Cairo, a leading member of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine said Saturday.

Al-Sisi has also charged the council with the responsibility of reducing “the Egyptian brain drain”, which sees many of the nation’s most educated and skilled workers move abroad to find work.
04:55 GMT

Among the attendees of the meeting was Nobel Prize-winning chemist Ahmed Zuweil, renowned heart surgeon Magdy Yacoub, and psychiatrist Ahmed Okasha.

September 6, 2014

Mohamed Morsi is on trial for a number of charges after he was ousted in July 2013 (File/AFP)
15:00 GMT

Ousted leader Mohamed Morsi was accused on fresh charges of sharing state information with Qatar Saturday, along with nine others.

Mahmoud Abbas and Abdel Fattah al-Sisi are due to hold talks with the Arab League during the visit (File/AFP)
11:14 GMT

Leader of the Palestinian Authority, Mahmoud Abbas, began a three-day visit in Egypt Saturday where he will meet President Sisi for talks.

September 5, 2014

Mohammad Fouad says he won't play the part of a prankster again. (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

Jokes on those who believed his prankster business was still going. He's done messing with people like that!

September 4, 2014

Rania Abdel Razik's got a full fall schedule ahead. Get ready Egypt! (Image:Facebook)
12:38 GMT

Starting the first movie project in almost two years, the lovely Rania Abdel Razik is back in business getting ready for a brand new movie with screenwriter Abdel Rahim Kamal!

Carole Samaha's bringing us a sweet video for "Sahraneen". (Image: Facebook)
10:00 GMT

Carole Samaha likes her some Thierry Vergnes.

Mina Shalabi is impatiently waiting her next script to be finalized. (Image: Facebook)
08:00 GMT

The script may not be written yet, and the co-stars may not have yet been selected, but Egyptian starlet Mina Shalabi is ready for the "Ahil Al Ayeeb" (People of Taboos) cameras.

Hopefully a little R&R and AC is all Mervat Amin needed to regain her strength. (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

Director Amir Ramsis decided they needed to choose a better time of day to shoot the scenes for the new film "Bitawqeet Al Qahira" after the lead actress experienced severe heat exhaustion.

September 3, 2014

Fahmy declined to reveal the names of investors that are slated to settle their disputes with government bodies, saying that the settlements have not yet been approved by the cabinet.
19:39 GMT

Fahmy declined to reveal the names of investors that are slated to settle their disputes with government bodies, saying that the settlements have not yet been approved by the cabinet.

Nicole Saba is maxin' and relaxin' with her hottie hubby on vacay in Egypt (Image: Twitter)
13:23 GMT

Nicole saba and her husband actor Youssef Al khal are spending ther vacation in egypt

A lawsuit was filed against Al Jazeera on charges that it violates rules set by the Council of Arab Ministers of Information. (AFP/File)
12:16 GMT

Egypt's State Council ruled Wednesday to ban broadcasts of two TV channels - the privately-owned Rabaa channel and the Qatari-owned Al Jazeera - on Egypt's satellite operator NileSat.

Amr Diab is doting on Ahmad Jamal.
10:59 GMT

Call it a consolation prize if you wish, but Amr Diab has graciously given his song "Fi Qalbi Makanak"(Your Place is in my Heart) to this season two contestant.

Karim Abdel Aziz is tired of having his game face on for his shows. It's time for a comedy (Image: Facebook)
10:42 GMT

"The Blue Elephant" left fans fully content during Eid El Fitr, and now the film's star is hoping for another win with a new romantic comedy.