November 30, 2015
Reports of police brutality and torture have stirred public outrage among the Egyptian public.
A senior oil official says Iran is ready to resume crude exports to Egypt which used to transport Iranian oil through the Suez Canal and internal pipelines before 2012 sanctions on Tehran dried them up.
A total of six banks were exempted from applying the maximum wage on their employees after the judicial ruling issued last week for employees of Banque Misr.
After 34 candidates made various appeals about election violations, Mansoura city will render the current results null and have another runoff election.
Some ambassadors expect turnout to increase later on in the day.
The movie's depiction of five girls' struggles against traditional Turkish rural society resounded powerfully with Egyptian audiences.
Ismail Alexandrani, an investigative journalist and Sinai expert, remains in custody at the Hurghada airport after over 18 hours of questioning.
The $286M EU and German-funded wind farm in Gabal Al-Zeit will save 175,000 tons of equivalent oil to generate electricity.
Angham is all Egypt is talking about these days with her album release a hit, and now a stellar concert at the Misr Opera House last night.
The suspects were detained in security raids following a drive-by shooting that killed four policemen.
November 29, 2015
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi decreed on Saturday that the area of the Suez Canal Axis Development project has been made an economic zone.
The move is part of an effort to appoint female judges in a male-dominated field.
The Cairo Opera House has made booking tickets so much easier with a new online option.
In an interview with the Telegraph, Ben Carson said he believed ousting Hosni Mubarak in 2011 was a mistake.
While French authorities have not placed a travel ban to the Sharm, citizens have been advised against all but necessary travel there.
While Pope Tawadros II is in Jerusalem for a funeral, he refused to travel to Ramallah in solidarity with the Coptic travel ban.
Onsi Sawiris and his three sons are Egypt's leading private sector investors in the construction, hotels, telecom, and media sectors.
An Egyptian guard at a farm in Jordan was killed by a group of men on Saturday.
Bassem Youssef shines as Emmy Awards' first Arab host.
Sinai Province claims the shooting of four policemen in Giza.
November 28, 2015
Unknown gunmen shot dead four members of the Egyptian security forces on a road near the Giza pyramids Saturday.
November 27, 2015
Egyptian singer Angham's latest song "Ahi Gat" is a hit on YouTube.
Candidates from individual system constituencies make up the majority of people participating in Egypts runoffs next week.
November 26, 2015
Egypt's draconian protest law has essentially made any form of protest illegal.
Four Luxor officers are being questioned over the death of Talaat Shabib, who died two hours after being arrested on suspicion of drug possession. Relatives believe he was killed and torture by police.
The Egyptian Coptic Pope is going to a funeral in Jerusalem, but maintains a ban on pilgrimages to the Holy Land under Israeli rule.
Jordan's Red Sea port of Aqaba is hoping for a tourism revival as Russian flights start arriving; Hungarian low-cost flights are in the pipeline.
Police violently dispersed and arrested the relatives of a 47-year-old man who died in custody as they gathered outside a Luxor police station to protest his death.
The highest participation rate was in South Sinai, where 41.6 percent of eligible voters took part.
Egypt's leading Sunni Islamic institute has signed an agreement to open the Al Azhar College for Islamic Science and Dawaa in the UAE.
Ghalia Benali has joined the 16-day "Silence is not Acceptance" campaign against gender-based violence with her track. Check it out.
The Saudi Fund for Development loans supplement grants by the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, to help meet Egypt's growing energy needs.
Local operators in Egypt are complaining that foreign holiday packages are better value when compared to the high costs of domestic air travel.
Increasing reports of Sudanese nationals suffering torture and arrest from Egyptian authorities has drawn criticism to their government.
A watchdog agency recorded 60 cases of interfering with journalists during the recent round of elections in Egypt.
The Egyptian Center for Women’s Rights said 19 women will compete for seats in the runoffs for Egypt's second phase of parliamentary elections.
Mohamed Ramadan is meeting daily with "Gawab E'teqal" movie makers right now as they prepare for the actor's next big gig.
November 25, 2015
At least 44 Egyptian children have committed suicide in 2015 - and the number is rising.
Over the past period, Egyptian-German commercial relations witnessed growth despite the problems facing the Egyptian economy.
Brazilian manager Marcos Paqueta said on Tuesday he is close to taking charge of Egyptian champions Zamalek following the sudden departure of Portuguese coach Jesualdo Ferreira.
Hezbollah condemns the recent bombings in Egypt and Tunisia, and calls for solidarity against terrorism.
Egypt shows solidarity and sympathy for Tunisia after a bus bombing killed a dozen guards on Tuesday.
Following his two-day visit to Cairo, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu has confirmed Egypt's request to purchase arms in a rumored $1B deal.
A Giza court received a bomb threat the day after a deadly bombing on the hotel of polling judges.
British Airways and EasyJet will not offers flight to Sharm el-Sheikh until January 2016 following government advice.
The announcement follows President Sisi's meeting with Russia's defense minister on Tuesday.
US Noble Energy and the partners in the Leviathan gas discovery have signed a letter of intent with Egypt's Dolphinus Holdings
43rd International Emmy Award winners announced.
A Taliban spokesman said around five Afghan troops were killed during a shootout following the crash.
Google celebrates late Syrian Egypt-based singer on her 103rd birthday.
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.