Hanan Karam Motawie is the daughter of Soheir Al Morshedy and the late actor Karam Motawie. (Facebook)
October 06, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Nominated for her role in Ahmed Atef's Qabl al Rabei (Before the Spring), by the International Organization of la Francophonie.
Egypt has previously imposed rice export bans according to fluctuating demand. (Shutterstock)
October 06, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Ban was introduced last month when reports indicated consumption exceeded production.
Muslim Brotherhood supporters flash the Rabaa sign in solidarity with the movement. (AFP/File)
October 06, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
According to the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information, the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood was responsible for the vast majority of protest activity.
The video of the assault, and images of the waiter's injuries, spread quickly over social media. (Twitter)
October 05, 2015 - 14:14 GMT
Egyptian citizen Khaled Othman was assaulted Friday night by a Jordanian parliament member, along with others at his workplace in a restaurant in the city Aqaba in Jordan.
Egypt's President Sisi and Ethiopian PM Desalegn had previously confirmed the date of the meeting at the UN General Assembly. (File photo)
October 05, 2015 - 09:10 GMT
Ethiopia's latest meeting with Sudan and Egypt to resolve building of Africa's largest hydroelectric power plant has been postponed again.
Haifa Wehbe came under fire for her sexy 'Breathing You In' video. (Instagram)
October 05, 2015 - 08:27 GMT
Egyptian dancers Shakira and Bardis get 'only' three months in prison instead of six!
Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi (R) meets with his Tunisian counterpart Beji Caid Essebsi at the presidential palace in Cairo on October 4, 2015. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
October 05, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Tunisian president Beji Caid Essebsi agreed at a joint press conference in Cairo to unite in the fight against terrorism, of which both countries have fallen victim to.
Hector Cuper
October 04, 2015 - 22:00 GMT
Hector Cuper has praised Zamalek's 'spirit' despite their aggregate defeat
The Etisalat ad showed a father slapping his son. (Screenshot)
October 04, 2015 - 20:28 GMT
Egypt's Consumer Protection Authority (CPA) banned an Etisalat ad for featuring domestic violence.
The loan is designated for a $2.8 billion sanitation project that targets 155 rural Egyptian villages. (Twitter)
October 04, 2015 - 16:49 GMT
Egypt signed an agreement on Sunday with the World Bank for a $550 million loan to fund the country's rural sanitation project.
The upcoming week offers a feast of cultural activities in both Cairo and Alexandria. (Ahram)
October 04, 2015 - 14:54 GMT
The upcoming week offers a feast of cultural activities in both Cairo and Alexandria.