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A scene from Beyoncé’s new music video 'Formation.' (YouTube)
February 08, 2016 - 08:19 GMT
While the world is rejoicing at Beyonce's surprise release of a new music video titled 'Formation,' Arabs thought of 26 lessons they should learn from this new release.
The French shipment in December was rejected for containing high levels of ergot fungus. (Pixabay)
February 08, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Egypt's rejection of a 63,000-tonne shipment of French wheat has caused confusion among international suppliers regarding import standards.
Egypt has a host of cultural and arts events taking place this week. (Factmag.com)
February 07, 2016 - 21:54 GMT
A boon for cinema lovers, this week will offer many films by European and Latin directors, alongside theatre events, music, and many exhibitions. Check them out inside.
Egypt hopes to end female circumcision by 2030
February 07, 2016 - 20:00 GMT
Egypt’s Health Minister Ahmed Emad Eddine said his country plans to end female circumcision by 2030
Israeli soldier poses in Gaza tunnel. (vk.com)
February 07, 2016 - 19:30 GMT
According to Israeli minister, Egyptian authorities flooded the tunnels between Gaza and Egypt at the request of the Tel Aviv regime. The two countries launched a campaign to destroy the tunnels and security cooperation is reportedly "at its best".
International journalists call on Egypt's Sisi to release imprisoned colleagues. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 18:30 GMT
A documented 782 violations against journalists in Egypt have been carried out in the past year according to annual report published by Egypt's Press Syndicate.
Al-Adly was arrested on suspicion of money-laundering less then a week after Mubarak stepped down. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Former interior minister Habib al-Adly and a dozen other officials have been banned by Egypt from travelling after facing "abuse of office" charges.
The dam is scheduled to be completed in 2017. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 14:07 GMT
The on again, off again discussions between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia resume in Khartoum to debate the technical reports from two French firms.
Egyptian soldiers stand next to an armored personnel carrier on the road leading to Cairo University on July 4, 2013 in Cairo. (AFP/Gianluigi Guercia)
February 06, 2016 - 18:30 GMT
The Egyptian military claimed it killed ten militants in Sinai and arrested six after carrying out raids in the area.
Egyptian security stand guard outside the Zeinhom morgue in Cairo, where the body of Giulio Regeni, a 28-year-old Italian graduate student, is being held on February 4, 2016. (AFP/Mohamed el-Shahed)
February 05, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The body of Italian national Giulio Regeni, discovered Thursday, showed signs of torture.
The 28-year-old had been missing since January 25. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 19:02 GMT
Both Italy and Egypt will investigate the death of Italian student Giulio Regeni who was found dead and tortured on the outskirts of Cairo.
Source: madamasr.com
February 04, 2016 - 17:06 GMT
Parliament members from Port Said have voiced their objection to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's call for dialogue with the Ultras football fan groups.
Saudi Arabia is on the hunt for terrorists. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
Saudi continues a nationwide sweep of people suspected to be involved in "terrorism."
The body of Giulio Regina has been found. (Twitter)
February 04, 2016 - 14:02 GMT
Giulio Regina has been found dead in the Giza desert.
Egypt has been undper pressure to improve its security measures following the downing of a Russian plane in October. (Travel Daily News)
February 04, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Two new explosive detectors will be installed at checkpoints on the road to Cairo International Airport.
Egyptian leaving Libya in 2015. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Thirty-five Egyptian migrants, including women and children, will be allowed to leave Libya and return to Egypt.