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Franky Vercauteren
August 23, 2017 - 19:44 GMT
Former Belgium coach Franky Vercauteren stunned Zamalek after making a U-turn on his decision to take charge of Cairo's famed club on Wednesday, leaving them in a state of disarray before the start of the new season.
Both Cairo and Riyadh are desperate to win the Egyptian public’s approval of the sale of Egyptian sovereignty. (File/Photo)
August 23, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
Saudi Arabia bribed journalists the same way last year, but only 300 visas were issued.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has failed to instigate democratic reform
August 23, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Trump has decided to cut aid to Egypt by $95.7 million and delay a further $195 million because of the failure of its regime to make progress on human rights.
Eman Al-Shmety's brand new haircut. (Instagram / emanshmety)
August 22, 2017 - 16:30 GMT
The star, who competed in "Arabs Got Talent" season 5, surprised fans on Instagram by going hijab-less
The Egyptian Football Association logo
August 22, 2017 - 05:10 GMT
EFA will also hold a meeting with club officials and interior ministry representatives to discuss allowing audience attendance at matches
The Daily News Egypt is a popular newspaper in English
August 22, 2017 - 03:31 GMT
Another nail in the coffin of Egypt's free press came last week as The Daily News Egypt, the country’s last independent newspaper was taken over by the management of Akhbar Al Youm, a state-owned newspaper favored by the Cairo regime.
Hector Cuper
August 21, 2017 - 16:52 GMT
Egypt's national team coach Hector Cuper will remain in his job until the end of his contract, despite a recent loss against Tunisia, Egyptian Football Association (EFA) member Khaled Latif announced on Monday.
Egypt has struggled economically under the current regime
August 21, 2017 - 13:41 GMT
Shell is considering buying gas from the Israeli Leviathan field in the Mediterranean for sale in the Egyptian market, according to media reports.
Instead of criticizing media outlets themselves, perhaps a better hashtag would be #el-Sisi’s_Media_Crackdown_is_Shameful (AFP)
August 21, 2017 - 12:54 GMT
Instead of criticizing media outlets themselves, perhaps a better hashtag would be #el-Sisi’s_Media_Crackdown_is_Shameful .
The difficulty of drawing a matching second eye. (Twitter / art_dose)
August 21, 2017 - 08:21 GMT
Who said Arab art was dying? These beautiful pieces by some fantastic, unknown Arab artists will make your morning.
Jannat is a bride! (Instagram / Jannat)
August 20, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Moroccan singer Jannat has begun teasing fans with details of her wedding to Egyptian lawyer Mohammed Nu'man.
Paulo Autuori
August 19, 2017 - 18:12 GMT
Twice Copa Libertadores winner Paulo Autuori is close to taking over at Cairo giants Zamalek, Egyptian reports said on Friday.
Demonstration for media freedom in Berlin (Wikimedia Commons)
August 19, 2017 - 11:35 GMT
The media watchdog had described Egypt as "one of the world's biggest prisons for journalists".
The Emir of Kuwait now owns 163 Acres of the Sharqia Governorate of Egypt
August 17, 2017 - 16:09 GMT
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi issued a presidential decree, on Thursday, that allowed Emir [Ruler] of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the right to own land and property in the Sharqia Governorate of Egypt’s.
Tamer Hosny. (Twitter)
August 17, 2017 - 12:36 GMT
Tamer Hosny was photographed showing-off his handprints at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, becoming the first Arab actor to receive that honour, but was it all a lie?
The popularity of Bitcoin is growing in Egypt
August 17, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
Egypt could become one of the world’s top Bitcoin trading hubs within weeks thanks to the launch of the country’s first cryptocurrency exchange.