Researchers have made an impressive find in Cairo: part of a chapel built by a pharaoh some 2,300 years ago, Phys.org reports. That pharaoh was King Nectanebo I, whose reign lasted from 379 to 360 BC, daijiworld.com reports. The chapel, part of a temple site in the...
Two container ships collided in Egypt’s Suez Canal early on Saturday, delaying traffic through a vital global trade route for several hours, sources in the canal authority said. Traffic resumed after the Danish-flagged Susan Maersk and the Liberian-flagged Margaret Oldendorff collided near Ismailia while en route to the Mediterranean Sea, the sources said. No casualties […]
CAIRO (Reuters) - Two container ships collided in Egypt's Suez Canal early on Saturday, delaying traffic through a vital global trade route for several hours, sources in the canal authority said.
DAY 14: FORTNIGHT Two weeks out of Egypt, were our ancestors footsore? First, the jubilation of skipping town without even a sourdough starter -- then sandal-blisters, manna, and fear. We don't know where this invisible God will take us. We...
ASOR BLOG: Ancient Papyri Online and for Sale (Brice C. Jones).Over the last decade, we have witnessed a growing fascination with ancient papyri from Egypt. By now, most people have heard of the Gospel of Judas, published in 2006, the...Show More Summary
Teen girl #1: Fuck Egypt, let’s go back to your house and have those Jell-o shots. Teen girl #2: Fine, but it’s like 2:00; my nanny has totally eaten them by now. –The Met
New York, April 17, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists wrote to the Egyptian Ministry of Justice on Thursday requesting information about two journalists who were allegedly arrested on Tuesday while attempting to cover the bombing of two electrical pylons that transmit power to the Media Production City in Cairo....
As Turkish President Recept Tayyip Erdogan made his rounds recently in the Middle East talking with Iran about ending sectarianism in the region, and Egypt about freeing political prisoners, he would've done well to start at home. There's...Show More Summary
Saudi Arabia and Egypt are considering holding large-scale military exercises after launching air strikes on Yemeni rebels who have been slapped with a UN arms embargo and sanctions. In a possible sign the Saudi-led air campaign against the Shiite rebels […]
Kuala Lumpur is a city I have never visited, yet I have periodically studied hotel rates in Kuala Lumpur for more than a decade. Historically, two of the lowest priced places to travel for cheap luxury hotels are Egypt and Malaysia.Show More Summary
Egypt's last foray into Yemen in the 1960s was a disaster and the country is best by domestic problems
With major solar development and deployment getting underway in the country, Egypt is ramping up to full-speed-ahead. The swell of international finance, development, and construction firms inundating the nation is riding on a high tide of good will and warm welcome. Show More Summary
Paul Levitz talk about the new Dr. Fate, and bringing in roots of Brooklyn, Egypt, and Steve Ditko.
Human shield protesters surround the Bushehr nuclear facility in Iran during an earlier demonstration. Popular Egyptian television personality Tawfik Okasha told Israel recently to “trust in God” and bomb Iran. Okasha said Israel should bomb the Bushehr nuclear facility. Christian … Continue reading ?
CAIRO (Reuters) - An Egyptian soldier was killed and another wounded on Thursday when a bomb targeted an armored vehicle in the Northern Sinai, medical and security sources said, the latest in a wave of violence in a region hit by an Islamist insurgency.
Ministry of Antiquities Press Office 9-4-201 Translated by: Eman Hossni Antiquities Minister: New Archaeological borders for Merimdet Beni Salama Minister of Antiquities, Dr. Mamdouh Eldamaty declared that he Egypt Exploration Society’s...Show More Summary
This past October, amidst fear-based cries from all sides as to why I shouldn't, I left for Egypt for 10 days with one of my favorite travel partners. The itinerary was just what you would expect: Cairo and the Pyramids, a trip down the Nile, Luxor and its environs; a trip of one fabulous, mind-boggling ruin after another. Show More Summary
There are so many places to point to that illustrate the answer to the question (Libya, Iran, Egypt, Iraq, Syria, China, Russia … ad infinitum, ad nauseum), but there’s one that’s been going on sort of behind the scenes that illustrates it perfectly. As we all know, our President has an ideological agenda item labeled […]
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's cabinet on Wednesday ordered the demolition of an abandoned, burnt-out building that had housed the headquarters of former President Hosni Mubarak's political party, which was disbanded four years ago.
Assassin's Creed Chronicles will take the series to China, India, and Russia over the coming months. All three (in addition to Japan and Egypt) were among the highest requested settings for the series, leading to a certain degree of excitement from a subset of fans. Others, however, weren't as thrilled. Show More Summary