Nominated for her role in Ahmed Atef's Qabl al Rabei (Before the Spring), by the International Organization of la Francophonie.
Ban was introduced last month when reports indicated consumption exceeded production.
According to the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information, the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood was responsible for the vast majority of protest activity.
October 5, 2015
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.
Ethiopia's latest meeting with Sudan and Egypt to resolve building of Africa's largest hydroelectric power plant has been postponed again.
Egyptian dancers Shakira and Bardis get 'only' three months in prison instead of six!
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.
October 4, 2015
Hector Cuper has praised Zamalek's 'spirit' despite their aggregate defeat
Egypt's Consumer Protection Authority (CPA) banned an Etisalat ad for featuring domestic violence.
Egypt signed an agreement on Sunday with the World Bank for a $550 million loan to fund the country's rural sanitation project.
Ghada Abdel Razek on the set of the new talent show Arab Casting.
The upcoming week offers a feast of cultural activities in both Cairo and Alexandria.
Unidentified gunmen opened fire on the two police officers in the embattled Sinai Peninsula.
Old photos show the iconic Umm Kulthum during a trip to Paris.
Deal with the German industrial company is part of a $1.7B much-needed plan to boost Egypt's power grid.
A building in Cairo's densely populated Shubra neighborhood collapsed on Sunday, killing seven people and injuring two others.
A funny review of Tamer Hosny's new film "Ahwak" (I Love you).
The Egyptian Foreign Minister voiced Egypt's support for Russia's airstrikes in Syria as a means to combat terrorism.
Lebanese superstar Nancy Ajram will kick off the Alexandria International Song Festival in October.
Egypt notoriously performs mass executions, which could be why its permanent delegate rejected a UN Human Rights Council resolution to ban the death penalty.
October 2, 2015
The loan recruits from Manchester City and Chelsea have now completed full transfers, while Iago Falque also made his deal permanent
The explosion cut electricity to the Rafah district in the Strip, worsening an energy crisis.
October 1, 2015
Security forces stormed an apartment, where they said ""the four Brotherhood members were preparing one of their terrorist attacks."
Back from holiday, the Egyptian star is finally shooting her new series.
Cairo University now prohibits lecturers and teaching assistants from wearing the niqab while working.
Sandy 'cleans up her act' with a more conservative look following Egypt's decision to ban revealing clothes onstage!
Sandy ditches her trademark hot pants for a more conservative outfit following Hani Shaker's decision to ban female singers from dressing in revealing clothes during their live performances.
Several prisoners pardoned by Egypt's president on Eid al-Adha have yet to be released, including one with a chronic medical condition.
The Egyptian oil minister said the country will sign an agreement with Kuwait Energy to search outside its borders for the first time.
September 30, 2015
The border crossing was open for one day to let 580 Palestinians return to Gaza after their trip to Mecca.
A recent poll asked Egyptians to rank 26 countries from friendly to hostile. Guess who came out on top?
Television host Youssef el-Hosseiny was ssaulted while speaking into the camera during Sisi's visit to New York for the 70th UN General Assembly.
Shnit International Short Film Festival will screen in 6 different locations in Cairo.
The government said it plans to complete its financial settlements with its contracted companies.
Egypt's foreign affairs ministry said the fishermen refused to leave Tunisia's waters.
A court in Alexandria sentenced three Muslim Brotherhood members to death for their roles in the murder of an officer and conscript following clashes during unrest in 2013.
Egyptian director Basil Khalil receives award at the Cervignano Film Festival.
4,000 Egyptians arrived in Italy in 2014, including 2,000 unaccompanied minors.
September 29, 2015
The foreign ministers of Egypt and Mexico met in New York on Sunday on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.
Here are 8 Egyptian TV series that were taken from the West.
A Egyptian court in Alexandria sentenced three Muslim Brotherhood supporters to death for the killing of three policemen and 13 civilians in 2013.
In an interview with CNN, the Egyptian president also discussed Egypt's position towards Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, the Iranian nuclear deal, Egypt-US relations, and the war on terrorism.
Trevor Noah debuts as Daily Show host, but will Bassem Youssef remain a show regular post Jon stewart?
Trevor Noah debuts as new Daily Show host, but will show regular Bassem Youssef be making any appearances now that Jon Stewart is gone?
Anti-corruption campaigners 'Emsek Kersh' believe that the problem lies with conflicting laws.
Unidentified gunmen attacked a patrol car in Giza. One police officer was killed in the attack while the other was injured.
Regular harassment at the workplace goes unreported as women fear the loss of their jobs if they file a complaint.
Ruby and her hubby welcomed their firstborn into the world in September.
September 28, 2015
This week Cairo and Alexandria offer a large assortment of art events. Damanhour joins with a few cultural activities.
The Egyptian President will address the UN General Assmebly along with French President Francois Hollande, Yemeni President Abd Rabou Mansour Hadi, Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Alexander Lukashenko, President of Belarus.
Mass Food Group products include Temmy's cookies and cereals.
The Egyptian president called on more Arab nations to become part of the process toward Palestinian peace.
The Housing and Development Bank is reserving residential units for Egyptians struggling to find affordable apartments.
September 27, 2015
World Bank head Jim Yong Kim met with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi in New York on Sunday.
Prisoner Emad Hassan died while in the custody of prison authorities Friday.
Twenty-two Egyptians arrived at Cairo International Airport after having been deported by Italian authorities for illegal immigration.
9 times Cairokee’s lyrics perfectly described the Kardashians.
Egypt was confused about which movies were being screened at cinemas during Eid Al-Adha.
British tv production is the latest take on Ancient Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun.
With more than 40.7 million internet users, Egypt has over 15.2 million online buyers, representing the largest market for electronics trade in MENA.
September 26, 2015
ِA roadside bomb exploded on Saturday morning in the North Sinai town of Al-Arish leaving two police conscripts dead. The Daesh-affiliated militant group State of Sinai released a statement claiming responsibility for the bombing.
September 25, 2015
The Egyptian president ordered the release of 100 prisoners, including Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed.
September 24, 2015
Two Mistral warships were originally part of a Russian deal that was suspended during the Ukraine crisis.
September 23, 2015
The Ka-52 Alligator family helicopters will be purchased from Russia.
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Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed were among the list of 100 people pardoned by President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in honor of Eid.
Sherif Arafa to finally direct 'Talaat Harb' TV series.
September 22, 2015
The bodies of the tourists killed by Egyptian security forces in the Western Desert were flown to Amsterdam en route to Mexico on Tuesday.
A UN report said Egypt was the top recipient of official development aid.
Measures to control the black market are having a negative impact on foreign companies' operations.