Judges walked out of the trial of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood chief and his deputies Wednesday following chaos in the courtoom.
Controversial actress Rania Youssef has revealed quite a bit about her hubby's identity and what makes her look so fabulous.
Doing what they did with the pharaoh's artefacts? UK stalling the return of Mubarak's frozen assets to the Egyptian people
UK officials warn it is not a straight forward process and the repatriation of the stolen monies could take years.
Singer-turned-actress Haifa Wehbe is starring in a new film which requires her to deliver a sensitive rape scene. Will she be able to ace it?
Fifi Abdo has the skills to dance and set up a business too! The belly dancing legend is launching her own TV channel soon! Tune in and oggle!
Hot Egyptian actress Horeyah Farghaly is bringing the action once again as the tapes are rolling for the new film “Salim Abu Ukhtuh”.
After surprising fans by showing up and singing at a wedding, many are wondering if Tamer Hosny's partnership with "Mazzika Music Production" will rise again.
Amr Moussa, the chairman of the 50-member strong panel that drafted Egypt's constitution defended the controversial draft charter, saying it guarantees democracy and freedoms.
December 10, 2013
Students protest the death of another student, Abdel Ghany Mohamed Hamoula, who was killed during clashes with security forces in November.
Egypt’s annual urban consumer inflation rose to 13 percent in November
Ghada Abdel Razek is taking some well-deserved time off in Dubai with her daughter Rotana and granddaughter Khadija.
Social media is where all the magic happens these days, so that's where controversial Egyptian director Khaled Youssef chose to explain why he voted a certain way, which left his fellow celebs in uproar.
Ghada's newest song reveals the hope she has for the children of Egypt.
Can't decide if you're in the mood for Arabic, Jazz, or Indian music? Get three for the price of one ticket to Ghalia Ben Ali's Alexandria concert this weekend.
Listen up Donia Samir Ghanem fans: the singer has finally released another one of her latest album's music videos. Read inside for more details!
Following a spate of controversy and criticism, Egypt's new constitution will be put to a referendum in mid-January, according to a government minister.
Amendments to Egypt's 2012 charter include greater autonomy for military, more rights and freedoms and the possibility to withdraw power from the president if needed.
December 9, 2013
Chaos continued Monday at Egypt's Al Azhar University after the school's chairman called on security officials to suppress violent protests around the campus.
Horeya Farghaly faced an embarrassing moment when she attended Mohammad Al Soghayyar's show in Cairo.
Mixing work and pleasure, Egyptian singer made his way to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi to film two music videos. How fun is that?!
Tamer Hosny's lips are sealed when it comes to the top secret plans of his Ramadan 2014 television show "Yasin", but he has announced that Shery Adel has been added to the cast of the upcoming drama.
This isn't the first time Omar Sharif has been accused of forgetting things, but has he actually been struggling with Alzheimer's for some time now?
Egypt's foreign reserves fell for the third consecutive month in November by 4.8 percent amidst growing economic struggles within the country.
The agreements are for exploration in Egypt's eastern and western deserts and the Gulf of Suez, it reported.
December 8, 2013
Egyptian comedian actor Ahmed Helmy, AKA “The Prince,” and fellow Egyptian actress Nelly Karim will be starring together in the film "Suni' Fil Seen" (Made in China).
155 people arrested during clashes in the capital in October were acquitted in Cairo's misdemeanor court Saturday.
What do you do when someone robs you? Sue them of course. Actor Mohamed Saad gets his revenge on thieving TV channels.
Prominent Egyptian youth activists Ahmed Douma and Ahmed Maher will appear in court Sunday due to their participation in a demonstration last week in violation of the country's new protest law. Mohamed Adel, will be tried in absentia according to judicial sources.
Samira Said has returned to the spotlight in a photo shoot dubbed as awfully similar to that of Egyptian superstar Sherihan's!
More film screenings, book fairs, and live performances are yours for the attending across Egypt this week! Check it out!
Egyptian judges on Saturday refused to hear the case against Muslim Brotherhood member Mohammed Al Beltagi and Islamist preacher Safwat Hegazi. The judges expressed "unease over the case" and have demanded that another court precedes over the trial.
Crossing a fine line between optimism and delusion? 'Arab investments in Egypt reach $50 billion'-says Minister
For private Gulf Arab investors, whose businesses in Egypt faced legal challenges after Mubarak's overthrow, a return will only come with guarantees that their money will be safe.
December 7, 2013
Fourteen women, in their early 20s and initially jailed for 11 years, were ordered freed after receiving one-year suspended sentences.
December 6, 2013
The documentary following politically diverse Egyptian revolutionaries is on the short list for next year's Oscar's with tall hopes of snatching the award.
December 5, 2013
The Salafist Nour Party on Thursday called on Egyptians to vote "Yes" in an upcoming referendum on a revised version of Egypt's 2012 constitution.
Egyptian business activity returned to growth in November, putting an end to a 13-month downturn as the country moves towards a constitutional referendum and elections, a survey showed on Wednesday
Abu Dhabi’s Khalifa Fund for Enterprise development has signed an agreement to provide $200 million to Egypt’s Social Fund for Development (SFD) to support the development of small enterprises.
Egyptian actor Khaled Al Nabawi is doing super well for himself in Hollywood! Now, he's got a new movie out, but the reviews are mixed. American wannabe, or aspiring Middle Eastern actor - you decide!
Dina happens to be the most wanted belly dancer in Egypt, but who does she think is as good at shaking it as her?
Just how much money are Middle Eastern small businesses leaving on the table?
Prominent Egyptian youth activists Ahmed Maher and Mohmaed Adel were sentenced to face criminal court late Wednesday. Two other activists, Ahmed Douma and Alaa Abdel-Fattah, were also charged and detained earlier this week.
Known for digging deep into celebrities' personal lives, "Qasr Al Kalam" (The Palace Gossip) television host, Wafa Al Kilani, failed to get a single gossipy detail out of the show's guest, Egyptian actress Somaya Al Khashab.
Al-Sabah was quoted in the statement as saying that in the coming period, Kuwait would give priority to the projects that affect Egyptian citizens.
December 4, 2013
Five short films by young Egyptian directors were produced by Misr International Films and screened at the Panorama festival.
Coalition of Islamists led by Mohamed Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood says rewriting of charter is 'absurd', whilst claiming that the upcoming referendum will be rigged. The group did not say it would boycott the vote, however.
You never know what's true and what isn't, but it's rumored that Talaat Zakaria is in a coma in an Egyptian hospital.
Recent polls show that Egypt's El Sisi is the current frontrunner for TIME's person of the year for 2013.
It’s claimed that the army has control over as much as 40% of the Egyptian economy. It owns football grounds and restaurants and provides services such as managing petrol stations.
December 3, 2013
Egypt returned $500 million to Qatar December 2 after the Gulf peninsula "refused" to renew a former deposit it had made in Egypt's central bank. The December 2 transfer represents the second deposit return to Doha in the last month.
Egypt's 2013 constitution includes article 174 that allows civilians to be tried in front of military courts. Though this idea is not new for Egyptians, the article's tension with demands from the 2011 revolution may put Egypt's political development and future in dire positions.
Expectations are high for final approval by interim President Mansour on Egypt's draft constitution.
Prominent Egyptian social activist Ahmed Douma was arrested at his home in Cairo on Tuesday morning, in the latest in crackdown on public bloggers and activists by the authorities.
Egypt's new constitution broken down into some of the pivotal clauses and held up for a cold daylight review.
Egyptian poet Ahmed Fouad Negm, whose lyrics are often linked with Sheikh Imam's music, died Tuesday morning at the age of 84.
It's a sad day for Egyptian folk singer Shaban Abdel Rahim known as Shabola as he mourns the loss of his wife to cancer.
What do you do when you're actress Durra and your show is being postponed again?
Security forces defused an abandoned car bomb staged to explode near a convoy in Cairo.
December 2, 2013
What do actors do when their new film is coming out? They promote it, of course! Well, not our Ruby, she doesn't!
A senior official at the Ministry of Finance said Saudi Arabia would offer a new aid package to Egypt worth US$5 billion.
After a car accident which led to an argument between the two parties, a policeman shot and killed a student.
Upon approval of its draft constitution, Egyptians take to the streets in protest due to some of the language in the document.
December 1, 2013
Palestinian Minister of Religious Affairs and Endowments, Mahmud al-Habbash, unveiled on Saturday the details of an Egyptian-Palestinian agreement to open Rafah crossing twice a month in order to facilitate the passage of Gazans on pilgrimage to Mecca.
Egyptian activist Ahmed Maher was released Sunday afternoon after being detained by authorities for his involvement in an illegal demonstration to protest the new assembly law early last week.
US reaches out to discuss up and coming concerns regarding new protest laws in the draft Egyptian constitution.
Ehab Tawfiq answers attacks about his musical support of the June 30 Revolution.
From musical events to film screenings to fairs, there's more than enough to do on the Egyptian cultural calendar this week. Check it out!
A key figure in the uprising against Hosni Mubarak in 2011, political activist Ahmad Maher turned himself into the Egyptian authorities late on Saturday after they issued a warrant for his arrest.
One actor's misery is another actor's gain; or so is the case with Amr Diab and Hani Salama.
Freedom being called for as an absolute right in the draft outline of Egypt's new constitution. So far, 50 of the 246 articles have been approved in the final document. Line by line details are being reviewed in back to back meetings.
November 30, 2013
Egypt will vote on its final draft of the new constitution on Saturday.
No peeps, Adel Imam isn't dead. We know, because he said himself!
Following international pressure from human rights groups, Egypt's interim president will reconsider the status of 21 female protesters who were given 11-year jail sentences by an Alexandria court this week - despite seven of them being aged 15-17.
November 29, 2013
Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood call for protests after Friday prayers despite new limits on demonstrations
November 28, 2013
Cairo courts acquitted three police officers Thursday for torturing five Islamists who were under their custody during former president Hosni Mubarak's rule.
EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton signs a financial agreement of €90 million in assistance to Egypt despite recent 'worrying reports'
Egypt's 50-member constitution panel may begin voting on Thursday afternoon, committee leader Amr Moussa has said.