May 21, 2015
Daesh is urging its followers in Egypt to attack judges and court officials for cracking down on militants in the Sinai Peninsula.
Islamic laws haven't stopped this group of atheists from producing their own secular programming.
The Egyptian singer unveiled his new look on his Facebook page - what do you think?
Talks with Egyptian officials on reducing the charges of Lebanese goods shipped by sea have made progress.
Egyptian belly dancer Sama al-Masry is acquitted for insulting Zamalek Club Chief Mortada Mansour on satellite tv. Maybe hold your tongue next time?
African migrants seeking refuge in Egypt often find an equally dire situation as domestic workers.
Oh, Ahmed Ezz, things don't seem to be going well for you in court at all!
Clashes broke out in the city of al-Arish, located in the northern Sinai.
Egyptian hottie Khaled Abol Naga joins model/actress Nargis Fakri in a celebrity-fuelled fundraising effort to save the world's last male white rhino.
Egyptian court orders PM to move towards censoring online pornography, contradicting a 2013 verdict allowing the websites.
May 20, 2015
Troubled singer Ahmed Ezz has found another fan in the form of Tunisian songstress Dorra, who admits to having a crush on the artist.
The $500 million power plant comes as part of the state's five-year plan to provide environment-friendly electric energy.
Family-run SMEs are the heart of Egypt, but need nurturing through the generations to survive, according to KPMG.
The Editor-in-Chief of al-Bayan newspaper was arrested yesterday on charges of publishing false news. He has since been released on bail pending the investigation.
An Egyptian court on Tuesday postponed hearing a lawsuit calling to halt implementation of death sentences handed down against six people convicted of joining a "terrorist organization" – two days after the sentences were carried out.
May 19, 2015
After the iconic Egyptian star passed away Tuesday, Twitter filled with RIPs and videos of his legacy.
An international human rights group has accused Egyptian security forces of using sexual violence on a massive scale against anti-government detainees to “eliminate public protest.”
Two separate attacks occurred in the city of Sheikh Zuweid, located in the northern Sinai.
Deported from Libya for attempting illegal immigration, 194 Egyptian workers returned to the Cairo International Airport.
Egyptian actor Tamer Abdel Moneim surprised viewers on ET Arabic about his relational past with Zeina.
The IMF has released a report with details of the direct aid given to Arab nations by Saudi Arabia.
Tamer Hosny for the win! The Egyptian singer's album "180 Degrees" has been purchased more than any other Rotana record over the last year.
The US and UN expressed deep concern about the death sentences handed down in Egypt for more than 100 alleged Muslim Brotherhood supporters.
Egypt seeks an expansion of the Qualifying Industrial Zones (QIZ) trade agreement, which would allow more of its products to enter the US duty-free.
Egyptian actor Adel Imam received a top-of-the-range car for his 75th birthday!
Veteran Egyptian actor Hasan Mustafa sadly passed away on Tuesday.
Nine Egyptian short films will be featured at the Cannes Film Festival 2015. Does this signal a resurgence in Egyptian filmmaking?
Three bombs blew up an electricity pylon near Aswan in Upper Egypt on Monday.
May 18, 2015
Who's the Egyptian actress whose dad wouldn't let her marry Abdel Halim Hafez?
The death penalty in Egypt have been met with widespread criticism.
The government hopes to preserve the competitiveness of Egypt's financial market and investments.
Dissenters resort to humor to criticize Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's crackdown on democratic practices.
A new cosy picture of Amy Samir Ghanem and Hassan Raddad fuels love relationship rumors.
Young Egyptian actress Dunia Masoud should have known better than to offend her fans with a "tattoo against God"!
The EU, which denounces capital punishment, criticized on Sunday the recent court decision to refer ousted Egyptian President Morsi to the Grand Mufti for the death sentence.
May 17, 2015
In a measure similar to one introduced in December for men, Egyptian women must obtain security clearance before traveling to Turkey.
An Ultras member works in the dark to provide light for the rest of his group. He does not care about himself or his career because all what he cares for is his club.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the legendary artist's passing, and France's Arabesque Festival for Arab World Art dedicate this year's event to Um Kulthoum
Sound of Egypt Orchestra strayed for the classical norm and played music from well known Egyptian movies on May 8.
The prisoners were tried over connections with the Sinai-based Islamist militant group Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis.
Morsi supporters condemned the sentence while his detractors celebrated it as a victory.
The Turkish president called the ruling a "capital punishment against the ballot box."
Egypt's finance minister welcomed a revision of ratings provider Standard and Poor, saying the change will encourage financial institutions to offer further funding.
Egypt's market plunged after MSCI's decision to exclude Telecom Egypt from its emerging markets index.
May 16, 2015
The Cairo Court for Urgent Matters banned Saturday ultras football fan groups and ordered that they should be dissolved.
Gunmen from Sinai-based militant group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis killed three prosecutors and a driver Saturday, reportedly in response to death penalty sentence handed down to ex-president Mohamed Morsi.
Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas denounced as "politicized" an Egyptian court's death verdict for members who participated in a 2011 prison break.
Grand Mufti to consider death penalty sentence for ousted Islamist president Morsi and 128 other defendants in mass prison-break trial.
Court to deliver verdict Saturday in trial of Morsi, who faces spy, jailbreak charges and could receive death penalty.
May 14, 2015
A Cairo court sentenced two people to life imprisonment for their roles in clashes with Egyptian forces from November 2013.
As the country's largest landowner, the Egypt government is benefitting from the housing crisis as property prices continue to skyrocket.
Khaled Selim becomes a father for the second time since 2012!
Zeina went for the sympathy vote while Ahmed Ezz got some unsolicited praise from Asala. Either way, these two are working hard to improve their reps.
The former MP and leading Muslim Brotherhood figure died after suffering from a stroke.
Homosexuals are being persecuted in Egypt, but actress Mona Hala isn't happy about it.
Egypt's Court of Cessation accepted a policeman's challenge of a prison sentence handed to him for killing a suspect, ordering a retrial.
May 13, 2015
The conference is an attempt to raise awareness for the cultural heritage in the Middle East.
Abeer Sabry was shopping in the UAE when a woman starts calling her and Egyptian actress Ferial names for their revealing outfit. The outburst was captured on video, which has since gone viral.
Haifa Wehbe will play "Mariam" this Ramadan, and she's got another pic to prove it.
Egyptian authorities have rejected an appeal by football giant Mohammad Abu Trika against seizing his assets over alleged links to the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.
Mohammed Assaf was warmly welcomed in Egypt, as shown by the award he can now add to his collection!
Talented singer and DJ Ashibah will be rockin' her sultry tracks tonight at The Tap in Cairo.
Four civilians inside a car were killed in a blast in North Sinai on Wednesday, a security source said Wednesday.
Egypt expects to invest $30 billion in the coal industry as the country continues to face an energy crisis.
The Palestinian superstar revealed his plans for a new Egyptian single!
The alleged Morsi supporters were charged for taking part in rallies against the incumbent military-backed government last year.
Payfort's recent report names Egypt as the largest internet market in the Arab world, and projects promising growth in the e-commerce market.
May 12, 2015
The Egyptian real estate company's Q1 profits rose more than seven times the previous year's.
Important win today boys, thanks god for everything, let's do it Thursday..
“The Trace of the Butterfly” won the Audience Award in the International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund.
Diamonds are a girls' best friend, and Egyptian actress Somaya al-Khashab wore the world's most bedazzled and expensive dress on the market.
Mohamed Fahmy who was jailed with two other colleagues by Egyptian authorities in 2013, said he plans to sue Al Jazeera for $100 million in damages.
It's the first time someone from the Middle East is to host the awards ceremony.
The Egyptian defense ministry will have a 60% share in a national body that controls the country's telecoms infrastructure.
50,000 social housing units were delivered to the Egyptian government, to help alleviate the country's housing crisis.
May 11, 2015
Egypt's foreign minister and Djibouti president discussed security developments in Yemen and the Horn of Africa, where part of the route connects to the Suez Canal.
Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (IDH) became the first Egyptian healthcare company to complete a UK offering.
Ahmed Ezz is staying in the spotlight one way or another.
Activist Shaimaa el-Sabbagh was shot January at a peaceful protest commemorating 2011 revolution.
May 10, 2015
Could singers Haifa Wehbe and Mohammed Kilani be intimately involved?
A woman was injured when unidentified assailants fired at her in central Sinai, while three suspected militants were killed in a security campaign Sunday.
In a meeting Sunday, the Sinai Tribal Federation pledged to volunteer alongside Egyptian security personnel against militant groups in Sinai.
The Muslim Brotherhood branches in Irbid will host a conference this month to address its divisions.
Egypt’s ex-football wizard Mohammad Abu Trika Friday reacted defiantly to reports that authorities had confiscated his assets over alleged links to the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.
Etihad Airways flight carrying 128 passengers was diverted to Dubai airbase after a security alert two hours into the flight.
Suspected militants set off three small explosions outside the home of a judge who sentenced 12 alleged Muslim Brotherhood supporters to death.
The Russian president expressed his country's support for "all steps taken by Egypt," a statement said Saturday.
Almost 2400 short films from around the world will be screened at this year's Cannes Festival, ten of them are Egyptian.
Ahmed Ezz hit back at Zeina's caricature of him by posting a satirical cartoon of her!
Ayten Amer is now engaged to be married!
May 9, 2015
Retired football legend Mohamed Abu Trika’s assets have been frozen, as announced Friday, adding to the list of controversies linking football and politics in Egypt.
Three active policemen and one retired officer were killed in separate attacks in North Sinai.
Elissa has a new video clip "My Mirror" just after "My Hometown" was a major online hit with over a million views in its first week of publishing.
A Cairo court on Saturday sentenced Egypt's ex-president to 3 years prison on corruption charges.
Egyptian army killed 16 suspected Daesh-affiliated Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis militants Friday in two North Sinai operations, army sources say.