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Cairo Metro

With a population of approximately 17 million, Cairo is one of the most densely populated cities in Africa.

Egypt temporarily opens Gaza border crossing

Rafah crossing reopened for two days as Cairo reports another attack on Egyptian troops in border town of El-Arish.

Apartment building collapses in Egypt, killing 17 people

An apartment building in Cairo collapsed Tuesday, killing at least 17 people as rescuers and neighbors frantically dug for survivors.

Deadly building collapse hits Cairo suburb

At least 10 killed and seven injured after eight-story residential building falls in western Cairo district of Matariya.

The Song of the Day Is the Invisible Hands' "Slaughterhouse"

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Cairo, Egypt psych-rock group the Invisible Hands are led by Alan Bishop, the former Seattle-based member of Sun City Girls and current co-boss of Sublime Frequencies, specialists of exposing far-flung, amazing music to Western ears....Show More Summary

Cairo Hackerspace Gets A $14 Projector

The Cairo hackerspace needed a projector for a few presentations during their Internet of Things build night, and of course Friday movie night. They couldn’t afford a real projector, but these are hackers. Of course they’ll be able to come up with something. Show More Summary

Bombs uncovered on Egypt railway tracks

Three explosive devices found on railway tracks in southern Egypt after a bomb goes off in Al-Wasta, south of Cairo.

Libya -- What Happened?

It's appropriate that I will mark my 30th birthday in Cairo. The last time I was in Egypt I was a Twitter-obsessed self-proclaimed revolutionary with intellectual crushes on all the other self-proclaimed revolutionaries tweeting the horrors and hilarities of toppling regimes. Show More Summary

Amanda Mustard

Cheng Yun, 75th Anniversary of the Nanjing Massacre. Nanjing, China 2012 Amanda Mustard (b. 1990, USA) is a freelance photojournalist based in Cairo. Born and raised on a Pennsylvania Christmas tree farm, she has worked on stories in Mid-East, China, and across Southeast Asia for Redux Pictures, Wonderful Machine, ZUMA Press, and Polaris Images. Amanda […]

Cairo Foster The Reason Commentary

Cairo sat down and took us back to 1999 and his part in The Reason, filmed by Ty Evans and Jon Holland. The post Cairo Foster The Reason Commentary appeared first on Transworld Skateboarding.

Cairo Vs. The Double Set

Check out the 24 tries it took to get Cairo's last trick in his oververt part The post Cairo Vs. The Double Set appeared first on Transworld Skateboarding.

Second woman dies of bird flu in Egypt

Women dies south of Cairo, the second death from the disease in two days and the third this year in the country.

What Berlin (and Brussels) can teach Cairo and Washington

What do the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the biggest US trade mission to Egypt have in common? Apparently nothing, in reality quite a lot. The NYT has recently criticized the State Department for organizing the largest trade mission to Egypt while the local government was cracking its citizens' liberties. Show More Summary

A Diverse and Powerful Egyptian Church

In June and July of 2013, Tahrir Square became a place where history was made. This Cairo, Egypt landmark housed the largest outpouring of protest against the radical Jihadist agenda in the Middle East, with estimates of over 20 million people protesting the rule of the Muslim Brotherhood.

Arab startups in Beirut and Cairo attract American sharks

By Rory Jones An Egyptian Internet startup that offers an online alternative to paid newspaper obituaries is part of an emerging pan-Arab tech renaissance with incubators and startup funding spanning Cairo to Beirut and Abu Dhabi. Cairo-based ElWafeyat.com, the name roughly translates from Arabic as “deaths,” is creating a social-network like website with pages, pictures […]

Egypt Says To Repay Debts To Foreign Oil Companies Within Six Months

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt plans to repay all of the $4.9 billion debt owed to foreign oil and gas companies within six months, the oil ministry said on Thursday, a move it hopes will prompt them to step up exploration and ease the worst energy crunch in decades. Show More Summary

Egypt: Grocer transported antiquities with vegetables?

Presumably he was bringing his vegetables in from the countryside around Cairo: An Egyptian grocer found himself behind bars on Tuesday for fencing antiquities. An Egyptian grocer found himself behind bars on Tuesday after police caught him with suspected antiquities concealed in food packaging, state-run newspaper Al-Ahram reported. Show More Summary

Did George Orwell's '1984' prompt an Egyptian student's arrest?

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

An Egyptian college student carrying a copy of George Orwell's novel "Nineteen Eighty-Four" was arrested in Cairo, raising questions about free speech under the country's government with President Abdel Fattah Sisi.

MCC: Halo 2 Legendary Walkthrough - Mission 02: Cairo Station

IGN guides you through Halo 2, as part of The Master Chief Collection on Xbox One. For more on Halo: TMCC, check out the full wiki on IGN @ http://www.ign.com/wikis/halo-master-chief-collection

Egyptian militants pledge allegiance to IS group

2 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

CAIRO (AP) — Ansar Beit al-Maqdis, a jihadi organization based in the Sinai Peninsula that has carried out several attacks targeting Egyptian security forces, has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group.

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