October 31, 2014
Masked men attacked an Egyptian police station with Molotov cocktails Friday, following a violent trend that's rocked the country's government and police facilities with heightened aggression this year.
The governments of Egypt, Greece and Cyprus urged Turkey on Wednesday to stop trying to chart gas deposits in areas of the east Mediterranean claimed by Cyprus, saying the work was illegal.
October 30, 2014
Every film makers nightmare has come true for producers of "Al Jazeera 2". The Egyptian box office hit has been pirated.
Gossipers suggest that the Egyptian leading lady is suffering from cancer. She went to the hospital, so clearly it's the worst case scenario, right?
A national committee led by transitional justice and house of representatives affairs minister Ibrahim El-Heneidy will meet Thursday to make a final review of a report about the situation of human rights in Egypt over the last four years.
October 29, 2014
Revolutionary artist Ramy Essam has left his homeland after being harassed by the police.
Dina El-Wedidi, releases her first album titled 'Turning Back' with a Norwegian label in a concert that took place at the Greek Campus last Friday.
Egyptian police have arrested 34 students following clashes at the country’s universities.
He loves him some Lebanon, but Marway Khoury is cruisin' over to Egypt to sing for his fans at the 23rd Annual Arabic Music Festival.
US officials issued strong security warnings for American schools in the Middle East against potential terrorist attacks after an extremist website threatened to target Western educational facilities.
October 28, 2014
Ahly winger Walid Soliman has been handed a four-match suspension and a LE 5000 fine after remonstrating angrily with the referee during the Reds' scoreless stalemate at Assiouty Sport, the Egyptian Football Association announced on its website.
Egyptian authorities announced plans to create a buffer zone along the border with Gaza following a suicide bombing that killed 30 soldiers in the Sinai Peninsula.
Egyptian heartthrob Amro Youssef is preparing himself for the role of a lifetime as the Middle East sees Prison Break adapted into Arabic.
Is Libya becoming a failed state? With so much focus on the Islamic State, it's easy to forget about Libya within the region. Here are 19 things you need to know about Libya’s forgotten conflict.
Sherine is pretty zipped lipped either for legal reasons or due to shell shock after she was sentenced to six months of jail in court.
Jordanian actress Saba Mubarak and Egyptian actor Amro Youssef deliver a humanitarian message in their new film "The Price."
Egyptian airport authorities have barred a Danish Institute for Human Rights official from entering the country over "suspicious training” for Egyptian youth.
Ahlam has a new fan: Somaya al Khashab!
October 27, 2014
Here's what Adel has to say about the rumors going around that he and Khaled Yousif are on the outs.
Peace talks with Israel were put on hold due to the attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, the head of Palestine's ceasefire delegation team said.
Superstar Beyonce posted verses from the Quran on her Instagram account yesterday. What's all that about?
Egyptian officials are due to meet foreign ambassadors in Cairo to ask for support in the country's battle against terrorism.
With the Eid cinema season in the dust, it's time to look back and review the roles men have played in recent films and those in the past.
October 26, 2014
How the Middle East is managing the Ebola menace
Egyptian officials postponed Gaza ceasefire talks between Palestine and Israel which were scheduled for Monday.
The Egyptian military launched fresh air strikes in North Sinai on Sunday, killing five suspected militants.
King Abdullah on Saturday offered his condolences to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi following two terrorist attacks in the Sinai Peninsula.
October 25, 2014
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said Saturday that "foreign assistance" was behind a deadly bombing that killed several army troops in the Sinai Peninsula one day earlier.
Egypt has declared a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after some of the worst anti-state violence since President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year.
October 24, 2014
At least 10 soldiers were killed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Friday by a car bomb.
October 23, 2014
Militant group Anjad Misr claimed responsibility for a blast at Cairo University on Wednesday.
Angham was mysteriously absent at the recent Alexandria International Song Festival where the songstress was to accept an honorary award for her accomplishments throughout her career.
Egyptian singer Ehab Tawfiq's mother has passed away on Wednesday.
The Egyptian actor is displeased that his film didn't get picked as the Egyptian entry into the Oscars.
A bomb outside Cairo University injured 10 people.
October 22, 2014
When his fans hail him as the new Ataturk, they're ignoring some key details about Egypt's al-Sisi
The Egyptian actress is calling all celebs to join her charitable campaign of donating personal items for a cause.
IDF spokesman Peter Lerner said in an Twitter statement Wednesday that two IDF soldiers, one male and one female, had been wounded by shots fired from Egypt.
When it rains it pours for Yousra because she'll be filming the "Saraya Abdeen" sequel scenes at the same time as this new film.
Egyptian singer Mohamed Hamaki's upcoming acting project has been brewing for a while now, but he's in no rush to cook it up yet!
October 21, 2014
Mehleb says the project is as important as the Suez Canal expansion
The Ministry of Tourism is aiming for regional tourism to account for 20% of the total inbound tourism to Egypt, according
An Egyptian court handed down death sentences to seven men found guilty of terrorism offenses Tuesday following a raid in March where two military officers were killed.
Egypt bolstered private security at universities due to increased anti-government protests at the start of the academic year.
Egyptian actor Ahmed el Sakka was surprised to come home to a large crowd of angry protesters gathered outside his house. What did the action hero do?
We haven't seen her in the cinema for quite some time, and it looks like we'll still have to wait to see Maali Zayed in the movie theater.
Count those candles! Amr Diab made quite the cute 8-year-old birthday boy. Do you think his looks have carried on 45 years later?
International rating agency Moody’s has changed Egypt’s outlook from negative to stable, attributing the upgrade to the stabilised political and security situation.
October 20, 2014
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said Sunday his country will work with Sudan to support Libya’s military against Islamic militants.
Egyptian actress Somaya el Khashab may be approaching 49, but her mother still dresses her to this day!
She may have many haters, but UAE singer Ahlam is much liked by the Alexandria International Song Festival!
Taking their chemistry from the bedroom to the studio: another "Big Night" in store for Ruby and her new hubby
Fresh from their honeymoon, Egyptian singer and actress Ruby and her new husband are getting a new kind of action.
Egyptian students have launched a week-long campaign to protest security forces on campuses.
She's got a new album on the way, but Amal Maher needs her fans to help choose its title.
October 19, 2014
Egyptian actor Mohammad Ramadan has been temporarily banned from acting.
The Canadian University in Cairo's students were treated to a rocking concert by Egyptian superstar Tamer Hosny this week.
The number of tourists arriving in Egypt increased by 15.8% in July compared with the same month a year ago.
Most actors would argue over minor things in their work, but when it comes to Egyptian singer-turned-actor Hamada Hilal, Mervat Amin comes first!
Take that Maher! Malala's Nobel Peace Prize helps to prove how wrong Bill Maher's comments about Islam were. Here are more Muslim Nobel Laureates that prove him wrong!
Egyptian actress May Salim sent a social media shout out to her celebrity pals Tamer Hosny and wife Basma Bosil, thanking them for attending her daughter's birthday party.
Ahmed Ezz has been told to "hit the road" by his not-so-friendly neighbors over Zeina drama!
Walid Attalah is suspected of orchestrating a recent RPG attack in North Sinai, which killed three policemen and injured seven others.
It said that these steps will focus on the markets that have the “greatest scale and growth potential”.