June 30, 2016
The 2016 FIVB Volleyball World League, which began on 16 June and will end on17 July, is the 27th edition of the event first celebrated in 1990.
While expected to remain open through Monday, Egyptian authorities confirmed that the Rafah border crossing will be closed on Friday.
The priest of St. George Church in Al-Arish was shot and killed while fixing his car Thursday morning.
Egypt has instructed its banks to prevent debit card withdrawals from Egyptian pound accounts while abroad, due to the acute shortage of foreign currency in Egypt.
The triple suicide bombing at Istanbul's Attaturk Airport is the latest blow for tourism, as skittish tourists find more reasons to stay away.
The film topped the North American box offices in its first week of release.
'Alwanat' arts group launches first Upper Egyptian ballet school in Minya.
Italy has voted to halt supplies of F16 spare parts to Egypt in an effort to intensify efforts to resolve the case of the Italian student's death.
Data extracted from the black box from EgyptAir Flight MS804 indicates smoke in the toilet room, confirming earlier reports.
June 29, 2016
Osama Sharhar denies the claims.
An IED planted by the side of the road killed one officer and wounded two conscripts in Rafah City, North Sinai.
Is it worth it though?
The Rafah crossing, Gaza's main lifeline, has been slowly shut down amid allegations that Hamas is supporting militants carrying out attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
Five airstrikes allegedly targeted bunkers of “hardliners” affiliated to Sinai Province -- a group formerly Ansar Beit al-Maqdis -- near the villages of Beit Amira, al-Shalaq and al-Lufitat south of the town of Sheikh Zuweid.
We love Nelly Karim, but we just can't fight the feeling of depression watching Soqoot 7or!
Turkey said it was ready to restore relations with Egypt, but that it did not accept the ouster or jail sentence of Morsi.
She plays Tia alongside Ghada Abdel Razek in "Al Khanka."
Congrats are in order!
June 28, 2016
Experts at the French air accident investigation office will attempt to repair the second so-called black box, which contains sound recordings from the cockpit, tomorrow, according to the committee.
English Premier League side Stoke City have upped their bid to sign Ahly's prodigy Ramadan Sobhi, the teenager's agent Nader Shawky said on Sunday.
Daoud was escorted to the terminal by security officers without any luggage.
The storyline, talented cast, lush setting, and attention to detail in the period drama make Grand Hotel a must-see.
Underwater bikes tipped for a launch in Sharm el Sheikh.
Eight police officers arrested Daoud at her home after she ended her contract with ONTV.
The prosecutor said the investigation would start as an accident inquiry, since there is not currently evidence linking the crash to an attack.
The crashed plane's black boxes were badly corroded by salt water, but are now ready for analysis.
Deli has married Egyptian businessman Ossama Fathi Rabah Al-Sharif.
June 27, 2016
Paris official received the EgyptAir Flight MS804 black boxes, and remaining wreckage is being examined at Cairo International Airport.
The recent "Brexit" referendum for Britain to leave the EU has made ripples in the global economy all the way to the Middle East.
So inappropriate for Ramadan.
With $777.4 million in Egyptian exports to the UK last year, Egypt's trade agreements with its third-largest trading partner are thrown into disarray by the Brexit vote.
Europeans are "People of the Interval".
Our fingers are crossed for the beloved puppet.
The Egyptian government maintains the Red Sea islands belong to Saudi Arabia, despite a lower court ruling overturning the decision.
Asser Yassin brought his Mom to a tv interview and now we all love her too. Attention: SPOILER ALERT!
The dream wedding is set to take place in Mykonos, Greece.
Why couldn't they portray men in the same way?
June 26, 2016
The government has appealed a lower court's decision to annul the transfer of the islands to Saudi Arabia.
The prosecutor brought charges against the mother and two doctors after an operation on a girl that led to her death last month.
Ramadan Sobhi, who can operate as a winger or playmaker, came under the spotlight this season after his outstanding performances with the Cairo giants and the Egyptian national team
The court convened on Saturday for the trial of Journalist Syndicate Chief Yehia Qallash, Syndicate Secretary General Gamal Abdel Rahim and the Khaled al-Balshy, chief of the syndicate's freedoms committee.
Meteb says leaving Ahly is impossible;; club president hails the vice-captain assuring he is staying next season
Saudi Arabia’s Aramco will supply Egypt with petroleum derivatives for five years, starting from last May, at an interest rate of 2% and a grace period of at least three years.
Fans of the 'Mr Robot' star will be happy to see more Malek as the series gets two additional episodes in season two, and a behind-the-scenes feature.
June 25, 2016
The black boxes, which were retrieved earlier in June, are crucial for helping piece together the causes of the crash.
June 24, 2016
Egyptian investigators are sending the EgyptAir Flight MS804 black boxes to France for repairs, since no information can be gathered in their current state.
June 23, 2016
Watch the video inside.
Egypt's complaint against a special FIFA ranking issued on 8 June rejected by the world governing body
It takes a lot of guts to take a gap-year during university, especially in Egypt, where maintaining a consistent track-record during one’s education is seen as a necessity for success. But that did not stop Mohamed Essam El-Din from breaking this taboo...
“The practice of referring civilians to military prosecution and courts has increased massively since the issuance of law No. 136/2014,” said a member of the activist group ‘No to Military Trials for Civilians’, Sara El-Sherif.
The battle between Satan and mankind is eternal, and Yahya keeps it alive in his Ramadan 2016 TV series.
On Wednesday a Cairo court annulled the agreement that transferred sovereignty of the islands to Saudi Arabia.
EgyptAir has announced the $25,000 temporary compensation based on international measures of insurance as an initial tranche, 'untli further procedures can be taken'.
June 22, 2016
Zamalek are reportedly asking for at least 4 millions euros for Fathi
Security forces arrested the protesters on April 15 at the Press Syndicate. They were charged with protesting without a license, disturbing public peace and inciting protest.
You've got to see this.
Egypt ranked first among Arab countries and seventh internationally in receiving remittances, where it acquired about 40.4% of the total remittances sent to the Arab region.
More of her controversial views inside...
Saudi Arabia has also so far been silent on the public anger and protests in Egypt over the deal.
BA's announcement that it is extending their flight suspension to Sharm El Sheikh 'indefinitely' is the latest blow for the Red Sea resort.
The energy giant's OneSubsea subsidiary will help with the fast-track development of the Mediterranean's largest-ever gas discovery.
June 21, 2016
The Administrative Court canceled on Tuesday a former judicial decision to freeze the funds of Mohamed Abu Treika, a former Al-Ahly player and business partner of a member of the Muslim Brotherhood.
A shooting and roadside bomb attack left two Egyptian police conscripts with serious wounds.
She must be out of her mind!
Today's ruling can be appealed at a higher court, and it must also be approved by parliament.
Mohamed Diab's 'Clash', Hala Khalil's 'Nawara', Mai Masri's 3000 Nights, and Hany Abu-Assad’s 'The Idol' are some of the films that will be screened as part of 'Films from the Islamic World' at the German fest.
She has the voice, looks and charisma of a superstar.
Egypt has renewed calls for the AfDB to disburse the second tranche of the three-part $1.5B loan before September.
Egyptian and Libyan authorities are investigating the capture of seven Egyptian nationals by unknown militants.
June 20, 2016
While insurance negotiations continue, EgyptAir is offering $25,000 as temporary compensation to the families of flight MS804 crash victims.
The two data recorders were recovered last week. But investigators said Sunday that both had sustained heavy damage.
"I'm happy because it's something we've all worked towards, though it's only normal we should qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations...
Earlier on Sunday another policeman was killed and another injured in a roadside explosion.
The Egyptian actress appeared to react embarrassingly to a tweet from a Lebanese Minister. But was her response real?
The Egyptian satirist took part in UNHCR's ‘With Refugees’ campaign.
Very large crude carriers (VLCCs) transitting the canal from the Arabian Gulf after discharging at the SUMED oil pipeline will be charged $155,000 if they are carrying more than 250,000 in deadweight tonnage.
The 'Voice of the Arab Spring' returns to the Cairo Opera House Wednesday 29 June as part of the Ramadan program.
The memory units in the cockpit voice recorder and the flight data recorder, which were recovered from the sea last week, both suffered "severe damage," the sources said.
The Qatari Foreign Ministry expressed its dismay and outright rejection of Cairo Criminal Court's bringing Qatar into the verdict issued against ousted president Mohamed Morsi.
June 19, 2016
In a statement, the ministry said that the explosion took place as security personnel passed by Al-Hasna- Sadr Hitan road, in the district of Al-Hasna police station.
A Coptic pastor was attacked after a rumor spread that another Coptic man intended to turn his house into a new church.
Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef was a cardiac surgeon before appearing as a satirist in a popular television show. In this interview, Youssef talks about how social illnesses come in the way of liberation.
A new report issued by the Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East in Washington DC reviews the economic reform programmes that were launched prior to the 2011 revolution, and paints a bleak future unless reforms are made.
The death sentences were handed down for allegedly passing state security information to Qatar.
The negotiations between Palestinian and Egyptian officials are not set by contracts, as was the case with the transfer of the Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.
Mina Thabet was arrested during a raid on his home in May.
The Egyptian actor will be jailed for three years for defaming actress Zeina, following a long paternity dispute over the pair's twins.
June 18, 2016
Another six defendants received death sentences after the Grand Mufti argued that the “crime of the defendants are similar to that of treason” whose punishment should be death.
The reconciliation initiative is part of a larger plan by Egyptian President Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi to renew peace talks between Palestinian political factions and Israel through direct talks between parties.
The second black box from EgyptAir flight MS804 has been found, and authorities are beginning to analyze the contents.
June 17, 2016
Egypt had filed a complaint to the world football governing body protesting the June rankings
The black box found at the EgyptAir Flight MS804 crash site is heavily damaged and the information gathered from it may be very limited.