Explosives had been previously detected in two US bound DHL packages at Cairo International Airport.
The 8th Panorama of the European Film opens on Wednesday with French-Italian production titled 'My Mother.'
The Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development have agreed to a five-year financing agreement that will boost housing and power projects.
The parcels weighed about 10 kg and were loaded with explosive substances.
Khaled Youssef is best known for his bold films, but he's got a new claim to fame after winning a seat in Egypt's House of Representatives.
November 24, 2015
On Monday Egyptian border guards killed five Sudanese nationals who were attempting to cross into Israel.
China Petroleum and Technology Development Corporation (CPTDC) intends to invest approximately $10m in Egypt, Li Qitang, Egypt’s chief office representative, told Daily News Egypt.
Egyptian film 'Abl Zahmet al-Seif' to screen at Dubai Film Festival.
Sinai Province, the same group who downed the Russian passenger jet in October, claimed responsibility for today's car bomb in Al Arish.
The Russian and Egyptian Defense Ministers met late Monday, as part of a series of talks about Egypt and Russia collaborating on military movements.
Two bombs exploded at a hotel holding Egyptian election judges the day after parliamentary polls closed.
Egypt's major gas discovery may lead to future self-sufficiency, but in the immediate term, Israel may still meet Cairo's needs.
Egyptian national Salah Emad al-Gebaly was one of 130 victims killed in the November 13 Paris attacks.
November 23, 2015
The second phase of elections in Egypt received a higher turnout than the infamous low attendance to voting in the first phase.
Several journalists reported being banned from taking photographs of polling stations.
The second day of parliamentary polling for 13 of the governorates in Egypt has seen some violence.
The first 250 out of a projected 2000 trainees have graduated from the online initiative, which aims to empower Egyptian youth while boosting Arabic online content.
Five Sudanese migrants were killed in a shootout between Egyptian security forces and traffickers in Rafah.
This is the last day of polling before run-off elections on 1 December and 2 December.
Can you guess which MENA country nabbed a spot among the worst countries for women's empowerment?
Egypt and Russia are hailing the signing of an agreement for Egypt's first nuclear facility, but citizens aren't really convinced.
Voting processes went smoothly in all polling stations except in Saudi Arabia and Jordan.
November 22, 2015
Zamalek Sports Club has issued a statement in response to Portuguese coach Manuel Gesualdo Ferreira’s decision to suddenly terminate his contract with the club on Saturday.
Get the highs, lows, and everything in between on the 37th Cairo International Film Festival.
Outdated information and delayed openings at polling stations made up most of the complaints.
The extended curfew in effect in Sinai has been eased, and now begins at 11pm.
Egyptian band Cairokee and Huawei Technologies collaborate in celebration of the band's 12th anniversary.
Raja’a Al Jeddawi: Facebook and WhatsApp among causes of infidelity.
In the final round of parliamentary elections, more than 2,800 candidates are competing for 222 seats in the 596-seat legislature.
Egyptian authorities detained nine protest organizers on the anniversary of the deadly Mohamed Mahmoud protest.
Egyptian singer Hani Shaker will take to the Cairo Opera House stage in 2016.
EgyptAir will prohibit the transport of goods on its passenger aircraft to London and the US, in a move prompted by the US Transport Security Administration after the Russian air crash.
The 10th round of negotiations between Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia have been pushed back again, as construction presses ahead.
A funeral took place in Egypt for one of the victims of last week’s attacks in Paris. Saleh Al-Jabali was among the 130 people who lost their lives.
November 21, 2015
Mohamed Salah not among CAF player of the year shortlist? Are you serious? Report: http://bit.ly/1X0XAkC #ASRoma
November 20, 2015
Egypt's Olympic team scored a 2-1 victory over Cameron in a friendly match.
The Frenchman has tipped Juan Iturbe and Iago Falque to step up in the absence of the former Chelsea winger, who injured his ankle in the derby against Lazio
November 19, 2015
An interview with the film "El-Leila El-Kebira"'s director Sameh Abdelaziz prior to the screening.
A plane traveling from Poland to Egypt was grounded in Bulgaria after a passenger told the crew about a potential bomb.
Daesh published photos in their magazine "Dabiq", purporting to show the method of exploding a Metrojet airline late last month in Egypt's Sinai region.
November 18, 2015
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi issued a decree to reshuffle the Board of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE), before the expected expiration of the current board on 26 November.
In the aftermath of the Russian plane crash in Sinai, Jordan hopes to promote the Red Sea city of Aqaba to Russian and British tourists.
Daesh on Wednesday released a photo claiming to show the explosive device used to bring down the Russian A321 passenger jet that crashed in Sinai.
The presidents of Egypt and Russia had a phone call on Wednesday to discuss international cooperation against extremism.
A renowned electro-music composer and producer, Lebanese musician Zeid Hamdan exhibits his talent in his most recent project, Halawella.
Actress Nelly Karim and her husband Hani Abou Al Naja are no longer together.
Egyptian security forces raided the home of another journalist for an independent newspaper.
The majority of Russian tourists have been repatriated from Sharm El-Sheikh following the deadly Metrojet crash, with under 2,500 remaining, according to Russia's transport minister.
The report suggests the bomb may have been placed under the passenger seat by the window.
The Freedom Seekers Movement has recorded 245 student deaths, 487 instances of forced disappearance, and 5,032 detentions of students on behalf of Egyptian security forces.
#ThisIsEgypt: 17 Famous Celebrities Who Visited the Pyramids of Egypt.
Gerard Butler, the hottie best known for starring in '300', still looking' buff in new trailer for 'Gods of Egypt'.
November 17, 2015
Egyptian Civil Aviation Minister Hossam Kamal said his country has yet to find any proof pointing to a criminal act in the downing of the Russian A321 aircraft in Sinai.
Al Pacino's film "Danny Collins" did not go over well at the Cairo International Film Festival due to some uncensored nude scenes.
Russia is offering a $50 million reward for information on the bombing of passenger jet A321 in October.
While Egypt denies that a bomb was behind the October plane crash, Russian officials have confirmed that the passenger plane was downed as a result of a terrorist attack.
Ahram Online spoke to Egyptian singer, songwriter and composer Maryam Saleh about her most recent album Halawella.
Earlier today Russian authorities announced it was certain that a bomb brought down the Metrojet airplane, killing all 244 passengers on board.
A new Facebook initiative to drape your profile picture with the Egyptian flag received 10,000 likes on the first launch day.
Egypt's petroleum minister is hoping that the recent major gas finds will make the country a regional center for energy and gas.
Egyptian parliamentary candidate Ashraf Nagi al-Adrosy was shot by two gunmen late Monday, with a political rival suspected behind the attack.
Amr Waked talks to Variety about the Paris attacks, terrorism and hopes for the future.
A bomb onboard the plane is the official cause for the Russia plane crash, according to Russian authorities.
Egyptian forces discovered a cell group of the Daesh affiliated 'Sinai Province' near the site of the Russian plane crash.
Monday marks 655 days of detention for Egyptian student Mahmoud Mohamed Hussein.
November 16, 2015
Dubai-listed construction firm Arabtec has made a proposal to build 13,000 homes in Egypt, and its chairman has expressed confidence of receiving positive feedback.
Russian President Vladimir Putin made the remarks during a joint conference with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.
The ban on Turkish Airlines flights to the Egyptian resort city, due to end on Monday, has been extended until 30 November.
'It's unsafe to hold Egypt-Chad World Cup qualifier in Borg El-Arab stadium in Alexandria,' experts stress, while the CAF regulations to move the game may trouble the EFA
The 37th session of the Cairo International Film Festival focused on a little under the sheets action.
November 15, 2015
Egypt's national team coach has decided not to take a break ahead of the second leg match in the African World Cup qualifiers against Chad
The Freedoms Committee of the Press Syndicate called on Egyptian authorities two release two journalists who were arrested from their homes Sunday morning.
In response to Russia temporarily banning incoming flights from Egypt, EgyptAir has suspends all flights to Russia 'until further notice.'
An investigation is underway to identify the perpetrators of the attack.
Egyptian artist Saeed Tarabeek has passed away.
Though the week is dominated by the Cairo International Film Festival and many other film screenings, Cairo and Alexandria offer many interesting music, theatre and visual arts events.
Egyptian authorities were reportedly not notified of Russia's decision to suspend all EgyptAir flights from Cairo to Moscow.
November 14, 2015
Egypt face the possibility of being eliminated from the World Cup qualifiers in a preliminary round after a woeful show saw them slump to a stunning 1-0 defeat by minnows Chad in N'Djamena on Saturday.
November 13, 2015
On behalf of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber...
Moscow has announced that all EgyptAir flights to Russia would be banned from November 14.
The last seven seconds of the cockpit voice recorder will be sent abroad for sound analysis.
November 12, 2015
Egypt will set up a new residential village in the Nile Delta's Beheira governorate to accommodate locals harmed by the past week’s flooding that has devastated parts of the city and forced dozens to leave their homes.
Mohamed Mounir will be singing in honor of Egypt's dignity at a concert in Sharm el-Sheikh on November 20.
Check out this list of suggested films not to miss at this year's festival.
Three assailants opened fire on an evangelical church in Giza, Egypt, injuring police and civilians.
Unknown assailants shot dead eight civilians late Wednesday during a home raid in the volatile Egyptian region of North Sinai.
Three foreign filmmakers won't attend the Cairo Film Festival amid security fears in Egypt - the festival runs from Nov 11-20.
The media frenzy following the downed Russian jet in Egypt's Sinai desert has tarnished Sharm el-Sheikh's reputation as an ideal tourist destination, which will in turn have endless ramifications on the Egyptian economy.
Daesh released a new video stating that their faction in Sinai is plotting an attack on Israel.
Egypt's tourism investors are requesting the Central Bank of Egypt to extend loan payment periods, reconsider interest rates and delay payments in light of the sharp decline in visitors.
November 11, 2015
After three Egyptian workers in Jordan were killed during altercations this week, workers are protesting outside the Egyptian embassy in Amman.
Egypt announced that power will be cut during heavy rainfall to avoid any more deaths by accidental electrical shocks.
President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi said he preferred to not jump to conclusions before the results of the investigation are announced.
The new female MPs in Egyptian parliament are fighting a constitutional amendment to extend the presidential term longer than four years.
Egypt's Foreign Minister told CNN his country had approved US involvement in the crash investigation of the Russian A321 passenger jet in Sinai.
The lawyer turned investigative journalist says he was arrested for reporting on an alleged coup attempt by a number of army officers.
Egypt's new metro line running from the national airport to Cairo University is on track for development.
The International Local Joint Mission to Observe the Parliamentary Elections has observed five violations of election procedures, including violent incidents between parliamentary candidiates.