April 26, 2015
The Criminal Court postponed to 10 May the trial of 21 Ultras White Knights (UWK) members on charges of the attempted murder of the Al-Zamalek club’s president Mortada Mansour, in a Sunday session.
The Egyptian authorities have hanged five people convicted of murder and theft, the interior ministry said Sunday.
Two electricity pylons in Egypt were targeted with explosives Sunday.
The Cairo and Giza Tobacco Traders Association expects a decrease in tax proceeds of EGP 2bn ($262 million) in the current fiscal year’s national budget.
Wittingly or unwittingly, by sharing on Facebook her refusal to follow the Twitter account “The Full Truth About Ahmed Ezz”, Egyptian actress has triggered many people to follow the Ahmed-hating page.
The organization criticized the trial of Egyptian president Muhammed Morsi, who was sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Egyptian belly dancer Dina said she would totes marry Haifa Wehbe!
Egyptian singer Mai Kassab is one proud wifey after her husband Oka was in a documentary film about his band.
April 25, 2015
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi extended the state of emergency and curfew in Sinai for another three months. The curfew was initially applied seven months ago in some part of restive North Sinai.
Four people were killed in an explosion on Saturday at a makeshift farm building in Beni Suef governorate in Egypt in what police said was a bomb-making operation gone wrong.
April 24, 2015
Souad Massi’s music: an interpretation and celebration of classic Arabic poetry.
April 23, 2015
Companies in Egypt are racing to meet the rising demand for mineral water in Upper Egypt in the wake of a barge, carrying 500 tonnes of phosphate.
The president saluted the sacrifices and efforts of the armed forces Thursday, ahead of the commemoration of Sinai Liberation Day.
Transitional Justice Minister Ibrahim al-Heneidy said Thursday the parliamentary elections will not be held until after Ramadan for technical and security reasons.
The US returned dozens of Egyptian artifacts that were smuggled out of the Middle East.
Determined to qualify for the 2017 African Nations Cup ahead of Nigeria, Egypt have intensified their preparations for the qualifiers slated for June.
A Continental Free Trade agreement between 26 African countries is to be launched from Egypt in June.
A shell from an unknown source hit a house in North Sinai, leaving one dead and four injured Thursday, the state news agency said.
While away on her honeymoon, Egyptian artist Mai Kassab's former producer pressed charges against her for assault.
April 22, 2015
If only Safinaz would have had a better costume designer. She might not have ended up in prison for six months!
Nile water is fit for human use, an official said after a barge carrying phosphate capsized in Upper Egypt on Tuesday.
Fiorentina's Mohamed Salah is ready for Thursday's Europa League encounter against Dynamo Kyiv.
April 21, 2015
The Canadian government said it will be granting a new passport to an Al Jazeera journalist currently waiting for his retrial in Egypt.
Abdel-Rahman El-Abnoudi lost the battle to a long illness.
Separate military raids in North Sinai on Tuesday left eight suspected militants dead, military sources said.
In a much anticipated verdict, an Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohamed Morsi to 20 years in prison on violence-related charges.
The movie won first place in the "A must-watch movie" competition, and now it will be available for Egyptian audiences in Zamalek on April 23.
Egyptian actor Ibrahim Yusri has sadly passed away at the age of 65.
April 20, 2015
The Egyptian Culture Ministry to open heritage museum for prominent Egyptian singers.
The Arab country’s economy is recovering from four years of political upheaval.
Defendants were charged with murder, attempted murder, and other charges from a 2013 attack on a police station.
Amr Diab is calling for MBC Masr to suspend the show “The surprise.. Days in the life of Al-Hadaba” in a lawsuit that was adjourned on Sunday.
Daesh affiliates in the Sinai Peninsula claim the deadly bombing of an armored vehicle earlier Monday morning that killed three Egyptian soldiers and wounded another.
An IED tore through an Egyptian armored personnel carrier Monday morning, leaving a police officer and two security personnel dead.
Egypt's interior ministry said Sunday it would take action against what it called an "unprofessional" news report.
April 19, 2015
The Egyptian defendant is accused of working for the Israeli Mossad and providing them with information about the deployment of armed forces in Sinai.
The trial of 51 alleged Brotherhood supporters in Egypt relied on the word of a single police officer, the organization said Sunday.
The Port Said Criminal Court referred on Sunday 11 defendants to the Grand Mufti to issue an opinion on sentencing them to death over murder charges during stadium violence which erupted in the canal city of Port Said in February 2012.
Sherine Abdel Wahab soaks up the sun in Beirut and celebrates her "Best Middle Eastern Female Artist" MEMA win.
Death sentences handed to 11 convicted of participating in the massacre have been referred to the Grand Mufti.
The ousted Egyptian leader faces a potential death penalty change in an upcoming trial this week, but experts warn either way, a harsh sentencing will likely mean the final end for the Brotherhood in Egypt.
Bassem Youssef explains the Middle East's current state of affairs to Jon Stewart!
Ramadan will take us to an unknown village that appears to be cursed in the TV series “The Pledge” ("Al-Ahd"), starring Ghada Adel among other Arab actors.
Palestinians call on Egyptian authorities to reopen the border point to alleviate the suffering of the residents of the Gaza Strip.
What better way to enjoy Eid El Fitr with the family than to celebrate at the cinema and watch Rania Youssef star in the film "Shad Agzaa".
A total of 1460 Egyptians have exited Yemen since 25 March, according to a spokesman for the Egyptian foreign ministry.
Prosecution investigations revealed that a notorious conman, known as Al-Mestarayah, has scammed Egyptians.
The Egyptian army has said that it destroyed 69 entry points to underground tunnels in the Sinai Peninsula on the border with Gaza in the last two and a half weeks.
April 18, 2015
The Cairo Criminal Court postponed on Saturday the trial of 16 defendants accused of involvement in February's deadly football violence to May 18, during the trial's first session.
April 16, 2015
Ahmed Ezz is in the Egyptian spotlight often, be it for his artistic talents or some scandal, and his latest attention grabbing act was sporting a new look that Wafaa Amer assures she has no probs with.
Egypt has signed preliminary deals with Kuwait's Alghanim International for two energy-related projects worth a total of $1.6 billion.
Mohammed Assaf is doing something he's never done before!
Sherine Abdel Wahab
One policeman was killed an another injured when their armored vehicle was hit by an explosive device in northern Sinai.
Bassem Youssef's satirical TV program "El Bernameg" is the first Egyptian and Arab program to win similar award.
Egyptian superstar Tamer Hosny is a raging success in Europe!
She's lost weight, looks great, and is ready for the camera again in "Yana Yanty" TV series with actress Fifi Abdo at her side.
Growth forecasts for Egypt’s real gross domestic product (GDP) were raised to 4% in 2015 and 4.4% in 2016, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in its World Economic Outlook report.
The US said Wednesday it was considering a $57 million sale of missiles to Egypt, the second biggest arms deal this week.
April 15, 2015
Mohamed Salah greeted his former teammate at Basel and upcoming rival Aleksandar Dragovic ahead of the match between Fiorentina and Dynamo Kyiv in the Europa League.
Egypt is set to take part in a major strategic maneuver with Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries, a presidential statement said Tuesday.
The world’s largest wheat importer needs around 9.5 million tonnes of wheat to produce subsidised bread, the main staple food for Egyptians.
A new law bans gays from entering Egypt... too bad for Omar Sharif's grandson!
While the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is yet to officially name a coach for the senior national team, the Super Eagles in preparation for Afcon 2017 in Gabon...
Two military students died, and six other civilians were injured in the attack on Wednesday afternoon.
Egypt moved closer to easing its chronic power shortages this month with the arrival of a floating import terminal marking the start of imports of super-cooled LNG.
April 14, 2015
Egypt signed a $600 million framework agreement with the China Railway Construction Corporation Limited to renovate railway tracks along the the national railway network.
A court in Egypt turned down a request for retrial Tuesday by a politician who received a seven-year prison sentence.
This year, the India by the Nile festival brought several components addressing Egypt's Bollywood lovers, uncovering – or reasserting – the unconditional passion that the population holds towards the Mumbai's riches.
The US particularly criticized Egypt's frequent use of mass trials and sentencing, following the recent conviction 37 defendants to life terms, including Egyptian-American activist Mohamed Soltan.