Six peacekeepers, including four Americans, were injured by improvised explosive devices in Egypt's northeast Sinai, according to the U.S. Department of Defense.
A criminal court convicted 25 alleged Muslim Brotherhood supporters on charges of arson and multiple counts of murder.
Egypt's culture minister said the country may be establishing a holding company for cinematic productions.
September 3, 2015
Four of the fishermen were saved and detained in a prison in the city of Khoms.
The non-oil private sector in Egypt grew last month despite increasing unemployment rates, a survey said.
In a 37-minute video, Sinai's Daesh-affiliate, Wilayat Sinai, showed the group using advanced anti-aircraft missiles, raising concerns for Egypt's heavy-reliance on air power to combat the militant group.
Egypt's top Prosecutor-General Ali Omran ordered the release of 77 pro-Morsi prisoners on medical grounds.
The Egyptian Musicians Syndicate is requiring any singers performing in Egypt to 'cover up'!
The Alexandria Film Festival is set to screen 300 films this year.
Syrian actress Sulaf Fawakherji is competing in the Alexandria Film Festival with her film "Cherry Messages."
September 2, 2015
Tamer Hosny and Ghada Adel are starring in a new romantic comedy titled "Ahwak" (Love You).
September 1, 2015
El-Welily expressed joy as she became Egypt's first ever world number one ranked squash player
The five publishing houses are now under the management of the ministry of culture.
Egyptian security forces claim to have thwarted a potential suicide bomber, killing the suspected assailant in an exchange of gunfire.
The delay came one day after news broke on the discovery of a natural gas field in Egypt.
The renowned Lebanese Ghada Shbeir's concert will close the 13th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Summer Festival. Shbeir talks about her journey with music and Arab-Andalusian heritage.
Egypt's military continued to crackdown on underground smuggling tunnels between the Sinai and Gaza Monday by filling them with water.
In addition to the 1,250 cases of forced disappearances, The Egyptian Coordination for Rights and Freedoms recorded more than 200 cases in which the individual reported missing was never located.
August 31, 2015
Egyptian voters will begin casting their votes for members of the House of Representatives in mid-October, the Supreme Elections Commission said.
Liqa Suwaidan and her ex-husband Hussein Fahmy still feuding over the large sum of money he owes her.
Flammable oil leaked from an electricity station in Assiut on Friday, forcing the closure of 10 water stations.
Find could be one of the world's largest natural-gas discoveries.
Forty percent of Egypt's exports are destined for Libya and Iraq; is the Islamic State imposing fees on Egyptian goods?
Here's how Aly Amr Fathalah and Fadi Wassef Naguib put Egypt on the world trance map.
August 30, 2015
Egypt's three year sentences for the Al Jazeera journalists sparked international outrage this week, prompting the reemergence of #FreeAJStaff.
The Egyptian foreign ministry summoned British ambassador John Casson over comments he made on press freedom in wake of the Al Jazeera verdict.
A report found EgyptAir had accumulated billions in losses in the past three years.
Canada, the UK, the US and human rights group Amnesty International have criticized the three year prison sentences at the journalists' retrial.
Amal Clooney lashes out at Egypt after Al-Jazeera journalists are imprisoned.
Check out the list of awesome sauce cultural events to do in Cairo and Alexandria this week.
August 29, 2015
@OfficialASRoma: .@22mosalah quenches his thirst during a moment of respite in this morning's practice #ASRoma
Three Al Jazeera journalists were sentenced to three years in prison in Egypt, following a retrial Saturday.
Egypt's Criminal Court referred the defendants to the Grand Mufti on charges of forming a Daesh-affiliated "terrorist cell."
August 28, 2015
An Egyptian governor from Matrouh met with Libya's interior minister to discuss reopening the border.
The body was found with gunshot wounds to the abdomen on a road outside of a Sohag village.
Ghalia Benali's upcoming concert will be part of the Citadel Festival for Music and Singing that continues until 31 August.
August 27, 2015
Egypt's military court in Suez sentenced 40 defendants to up to 15 years in prison Thursday for charges of vandalism dating back to February.
Russia said the industrial zone will be established in the Suez Canal area.
Rates of violence in Egypt soared in the week from August 14-20 despite the issuance of the country's controversial anti-terrorism law.
Cairo Opera House will come alive on Monday, August 31st with some wicked sweet beats by Yehia Khalil.
A ministry official said the prohibition will begin Sept. 1.
Egyptians traveling to nine countries will need prior approval from the country's security agencies.
Egyptian trance duo Aly & Fila will host a spectacular trance show in Cairo in September.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi called for a coalition to fight terrorism in the Middle East
Saudi Arabia requested the meeting in Egypt be rescheduled.
Rami Malek's popular hacker TV series "Mr. Robot" has postponed the release of its Season 1 finale over a 'graphic scene' similar to the real-life events of the Virginia shooting.
One Egyptian American at Tel Aviv University changes the narrative of Israeli attitudes toward Arabs.
An amendment in Egypt's tax law will be raising the income bracket for tax exemptions.
Global marketing company J. Walter Thompson was selected for a contract with Egypt to campaign for the sector.
August 26, 2015
Russian President Vladimir Putin said the two countries are finalizing the details of the nuclear plant project.
Tow Egyptian police where killed on their way to work in the restive region of Sinai on Wednesdat
A roadside bomb injured four civilians and one police officer in Egypt's volatile North Sinai Tuesday.
The market's prices rose as hot temperatures affected the wearing of the rubber.
Don't mess with Zeina when it comes to her and Ahmed Ezz's "relationship." Not even if you're Amr Diab!
August 25, 2015
Hardcore fans of the Zamalek Sports Club football team have still not returned from Tunisia following an international game there...
Hany al-Masry lost his long battle with leukemia at age 64 after having worked as a designer for Walt Disney.
The paper's administrators said reporters would likely be taken off the print publication to work as online journalists.
Alleged Muslim Brotherhood member Ahmed Hamed's family wasn't allowed to see his body after death.
Authorities said Israel will begin with freeing hundreds of migrants on Tuesday.
High on the Egyptian President's agenda are Egypt's hopes to join Eurasian free trade zone and an establishment of a Russian industrial zone near the Suez.
Basel Khayat, who acted alongside Sherine Abdel Wahab in his recent Ramadan TV series Tariqi, talks to Ahram about his acting technique, his experience making Tariqi and potential future projects.
August 24, 2015
A report by Democracy Index recorded 600 student expulsions and 1000 arrests that took place during more than 800 protests at universities across Egypt in the past academic year.
New amendments include tax relief for the wealthy and wider tax exemption income brackets.
Egyptian TV series "Tariqi" (My Road) to be screened on Columbian TV.
Zamalek coach fears player exhaustion due to short breaks between games
The eight Brotherhood Members, including a journalist and former member of parliament, were accused of complicity in violence that took place in 2013.
Hamas said Egypt will be held responsible for the lives of four of its members who were kidnapped by a Daesh affiliate Wednesday at gunpoint shortly after having entered Egypt from Gaza via the Rafah border crossing.
Dozens of policemen in northern Egypt protested for better incentives and occupational hazard compensation.
Two security personnel were killed and dozens of others injured after a bomb targeted a bus in Beheira, north of Cairo.
Hani Shaker and Hussein al Jassmi are among those honored with national awards on Morocco’s Youth Day.
4500 year-old statue was stopped from export to a private buyer, but the ban is due to expire on 29 July.
August 23, 2015
Egypt's president discussed his infrastructure plans for the new city with the Council of Economic Development.
The 24th iteration of the festival gave props to five fine artists who left their mark on the music and opera scene to the sounds of Cairo Steps.
Police officers went on strike for the second day to demand better pay.
The Egyptian press syndicate voiced concern over the contents of newspapers being omitted or amended by "unknown oversight bodies," warning that such a practice could bring about the return of newspaper censorship.
Five people on Sunday faced trial for the violence in the Port Said Stadium that killed 70 fans in February 2012.
A veterinary physician and two students were arrested for allegedly supporting 'jihadist ideology' on Facebook.
Egypt-owned gas company EGAS is seeking four LNG cargoes to be delivered to Jordan's Aqaba gas terminal.
"The King" nailed his gig at Egypt's Norther Coast, despite some serious organizational glitches.
The pair failed to make much of an impact in Saturday's 1-1 draw at Verona but the Frenchman believes the summer signings will soon settle
August 22, 2015
Egypt is chock-full of awesome opportunities to get out and play this week. Check it out!
An Egyptian court sentenced 95 members of the Muslim Brotherhood to life in prison over the storming of a police station in Port Said in August 2013. Among those sentenced were three top Brotherhood leaders.