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Hany Ramzy (Photo: Al-Ahram Arabic gate)
October 21, 2017 - 21:28 GMT
Former Egypt defender Hany Ramzy has been fired as coach of Ittihad of Alexandria following Thursday's 1-1 league draw against El-Entag El-Harby...
A police checkpoint in Egypt's Sinai, where a number of Islamist attacks have taken place in recent months (file photo)
October 21, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Multiple Egyptian police officers died Friday in a shootout with militants in the country's Western desert, security officials said.
Mahmoud al-Khatib
October 20, 2017 - 23:10 GMT
Retired football player Mahmoud al-Khatib submitted his candidacy documents to run for president of Al-Ahly Club on Friday after prayers along with other candidates, with elections scheduled for November 30.
A still from The Yacoubian Building, adapted by Hamed. (Arab Co for Cinema Production & Distribution)
October 19, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
The Dubai International Film Festival will award Egyptian writer Wahid Hamed with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
A painting of Shereen Reda by Muhammad Labib. (Instagram / shereenredaofficial)
October 19, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Shereen Reda, star, Instagrammer, and former wife of Amr Diab, is redefining the modern Arab woman.
The Sultan and the Saint. (SultanandSaintFilm.com)
October 19, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
Al-Ahram Weekly's screening of The Sultan and the Saint sought to create bridges where chaos and conflict had created vacuum.
The Egyptian team qualified to the 2018 World Cup in Russia after beating Congo 2-1 in the Borg Al Arab match on 10 October
October 19, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
The sports marketing company Presentation has started negotiations with the International Football Federation Association (FIFA) to broadcast the Egyptian national football team’s matches in the 2018 World Cup in Russia on local channels.
The company had suspended all flights to Marsa Alam airport in Egypt since 2008. (Shutterstock)
October 18, 2017 - 15:22 GMT
The UK operator had suspended all flights to Marsa Alam airport in Egypt since 2008.
Kourtney Kardashian in El Gouna. (Instagram / kourtneykardash)
October 18, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Kourtney Kardashian: reality star, model...fan of Egypt. See what Kourtney had to say on Egypt!
Cases of married children reached 122.464 in 2017, 4.522 of whom were under the age of 15 years old (Shutterstock/File)
October 18, 2017 - 13:18 GMT
In 2017 divorce rate in cities recorded 60.7 percent, while the percentages recorded at 39.3 percent in villages, according to Maysa Shawky, Deputy Minister of Health and the General Supervisor of the Councils of Population, and Childhood and Motherhood.
Mohamed Aboutrika
October 17, 2017 - 19:37 GMT
An online campaign led by thousands calls on blacklisted veteran midfielder Mohamed Aboutrika to play for Egypt at the World Cup in Russia next year.
A campaign to push Sisi to stand for reelection in the anticipated 2018 presidential elections has taken off online (AFP)
October 17, 2017 - 15:25 GMT
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has guided his nation into deep financial crisis, overseen the unpopular handover of two Red Sea islands and imprisoned thousands without trial. Despite all of this, some Egyptians just cannot get enough of him.
Egyptian women protest harassment in Tahrir Square, 2013 (Wikimedia)
October 17, 2017 - 12:49 GMT
Across the Arab world, women responded with their own hashtag, “Ana Kaman”, a colloquial translation of “me too”, as well as using the English.
Inflation has been on the rise since the currency flotation on November (AFP/File)
October 17, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Egypt, a country with a population of 90 million, where more than 28 percent of them live below the poverty line, has been struggling with economic challenges and political turmoil since the Jan. 25 Revolution in 2011.
Egypt's team players sing their country's national anthem during their World Cup 2018 Africa qualifying match between Egypt and Congo at the Borg el-Arab stadium in Alexandria on October 8, 2017.
TAREK ABDEL HAMID / AFP
October 16, 2017 - 19:59 GMT
Saudi Arabia has invited Egypt’s national football team to the Kingdom to perform umrah in recognition of their qualification to the World Cup, Asharq Al-Awsat Newspaper reported.
Sherine singing. (Instagram / sherine)
October 16, 2017 - 18:30 GMT
Saudi Arabia's entertainment authority says it has cancelled plans for a concert featuring famous Egyptian singer Sherine Abdel Wahab.