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Experiencing a Richer Reality with Gear VR

SHAREPrintA child in Chile experiences riding a boat through ancient Egypt, using the Gear VR As part of its dedication to global citizenship activities and giving back to local communities, Samsung has been using the immersive GearShow More Summary

The Women on Egypt’s First All-Female Football Team Are Inspiring Trailblazers

5 hours agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

The Transforma Pink Warriors were Egypt's first women's football team, and at 37 members strong, they're blazing trails for female athletes around the world. Even cooler? They were founded buy two male players who were disappointed by the lack of opportunities for women to play sports. ... More »

Roundest, Most Rectangular Nations Are on the Same Continent

Information that could come in handy in bar bet: Egypt is the most rectangular country on Earth, while Sierra Leone is the roundest. These odd findings began with a post at, which explains that a friend's comment about how Turkey was "remarkably rectangular" got the author wondering about...

After #CastSoWhite Controversy, Concert Reading Of New ‘Prince Of Egypt’ Musical Cancelled

10 hours agoArts : Modern Art Notes

A day after news media picked up on social media criticism that only five of 15 cast members for a first concert reading of the work-in-progress, a stage adaptation of the hit 1998 animated film about Moses, were nonwhite, Dreamworks and the producing theater called off the event with no explanation.

Filmmaker Mohamed Khan, 73, Leader Of Egypt’s Neorealist Cinema Movement

10 hours agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“Khan’s films included The Street Player (1984), The Wife of an Important Man (1987) and Dreams of Hind and Camilia (1988) – all of which were named among the ‘100 Greatest Arab Films of All Time’ by the Dubai International Film Festival.”

Russia, Egypt Transport Ministers Discuss Aviation Security at Regular Talks

Russian Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov discussed aviation security measures with his Egyptian counterpart, Civil Aviation Minister Sherif Fathi, the Russian ministry said Friday.

Hieroglyphic Being's New Album Is A Gift Of Healing

Storied Chicago artist Jamal Moss draws from Ancient Egypt and sound therapy on The Disco’s Of Imhotep.

Egypt Jails Female Genital Mutilation Doctor in Unprecedented Move

A doctor who carried out female genital mutilation (FGM) on a 13-year-old girl who later died from her injuries has been jailed in Egypt, an unprecedented step in a country with one of the highest rates of the practice in the world. In...Show More Summary

Israel's Netanyahu celebrates warming ties with Sisi's Egypt

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday praised warming relations with Egypt and its president, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who ousted an Islamist government seen as hostile to ties between the neighbor...

Diversity Complaints Halt Planned Prince of Egypt Stage Musical Reading

A free performance of The Prince of Egypt in Sag Harbor, New York, has been cancelled following significant complaints about the production’s lack of diversity. The stage musical adaptation — which is based on DreamWorks’ popular 1998 animated film about Moses’ life in Ancient Egypt as detailed in the Book ... More »

Diversity-In-Casting Arguments Crop Up Again, This Time Over A Concert Performance

The project in question is the in-progress stage adaptation of the 1998 Dreamworks animated feature The Prince of Egypt, about the life of Moses. The script and score will get their first public reading in a free outdoor performance next month on Long Island, and a social media fracas broke out over the false impression […]

When does Islam generate Western anxiety?

In recent years, the United States and its “Western” allies have faced countless foreign policy choices involving the Islamic world, from engaging with Islamist governments in Egypt and Tunisia to negotiating with Iran to managing drone campaigns in at least three countries. While foreign policy decisions are shaped by many factors, public opinion is a […]

Russia, Egypt Agree to Intensify Cooperation in A321 Crash Investigation

According to a spokesman for the Investigative Committee, head of Russia's Investigative Committee and Egypt's Prosecutor General have agreed to exchange data and to intensify direct contacts between investigators in a probe over the crash of a Russian passenger plane on the Sinai Peninsula.

Egypt auditor, sacked by Sisi, convicted of lying about mass corruption

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's former top auditor, who was sacked after he said corruption had cost the country $68 billion in four years, was sentenced to jail on Thursday for spreading false news, judicial sources said.

Sixty Years After Nationalizing The Suez Canal

On this day exactly sixty years ago, Gamal Abdul Nasser nationalized the Suez Canal Company in Egypt, changing--forever after--the political landscape of the Arab world. The historic decision triggered the Suez War just three monthsShow More Summary

Egypt Yet to Receive Turkish Cleric's Asylum Request - Prime Minister

Egyptian Prime Minister said that Egypt has not yet received an asylum request from US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Turkey accuses of orchestrating the recent botched coup.

Suspected Coup Plotter Could Leave US for Egypt, Canada, Other Countries

Turkey’s Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said that exiled cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Ankara accuses of masterminding a recent coup plot,could escape from the United States to other countries, including South Africa and Mexico.

Egypt Expects to Receive $12 Billion in IMF Aid Over Next 3 Years

Egypt is expecting to get $12 billion from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the next three years, the country’s Finance Minister Amr El-Garhy said.

A War With No Name

It is becoming difficult to remember all the killings. Among the places draped in black are Brussels, Lahore, Germany twice over, Japan, the terror-torn countries of Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya ? again and again, Egypt, Turkey, Paris,...Show More Summary

Egyptian Christians Under Attack

Egyptian Christians are under attack. From the news: “The leader of Egypt’s Coptic Christian church is warning of increased attacks on Christians, saying national unity is being “defaced.” In a Monday meeting with lawmakers, Pope Tawadros...Show More Summary

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