A Dublin man (39) has died following a tragic freediving accident in Dahab, Egypt. Stephen Keenan, from Glasnevin in Dublin, is understood to have encountered difficulty while assisting a female freediver attempting to dive the Arch of the Dahab Blue Hole. Witnesses say the female diver became disorientated underwater and was missing her return line [...]
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich Egyptologist Julia Budka is studying the impact of intercultural contacts in Ancient Egypt. Her excavations in Sudan have uncovered a tomb dating to around 1450 BC on the island of Sai in the Nile.
Calipari's latest viral social media bit comes just three weeks after the Wildcats head coach was seen racing camels in Egypt.
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Since 2004 winning the African Juniors and earning the IM title and winning the following year, Bassem Amin has been on a steady track to become the strongest player in Egypt. He now has a chance to make history by being the first player of the African continent to make the iconic 2700 ELO mark. […]
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces have killed eight suspected Islamist militants belonging to the Hasm movement in what officials said was a training camp in a southern desert region, the interior ministry said on Sunday.
Egyptian security forces killed 30 suspected militants in ground and air raids in North Sinai conducted over the past four days, the military said in a statement on Friday. Egypt faces an Islamist insurgency led by the Islamic State group in the Sinai Peninsula, where hundreds of soldiers and police have been killed since 2013. Show More Summary
The regional stage: Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have announced breaking off diplomatic relations with Qatar; Qatar is now relying on the support of Iran and Turkey. Enter a new diplomatic crisis between Kuwait and Iran. Show More Summary
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi has inaugurated a military base in the country's northwest to protect facilities and projects in coastal cities. Saturday's inauguration, aired by state TV, was held … Click to Continue »
Court hands death sentences to 28 and jails 38 others over the killing of Hisham Barakat in 2015.
CAIRO (Reuters) - A Cairo criminal court on Saturday sentenced to death 28 people over the 2015 killing of Egypt's top prosecutor and handed 15 others jail sentences of 25 years each.
Egyptian forces have killed 30 extremists during several days of security operations in the Sinai Peninsula involving the army, air force and police, the military said Saturday. The Egyptian authorities are battling an insurgency by the Islamic State (IS) group in North Sinai that has killed hundreds of members of the security forces. Show More Summary
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces killed 30 suspected militants in ground and air raids in North Sinai conducted over the past four days, the military said in a statement on Friday.
Archaeologists in Egypt have recently discovered some religious scrawlings on a cave wall, that date back to the 13th-14th century. Medieval grafitti discovered in Egyptian cave https://t.co/y2B3kyQYF0 — IBTimes UK (@IBTimesUK) JulyShow More Summary
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich Egyptologist Julia Budka is studying the impact of intercultural contacts in Ancient Egypt. The post New Kingdom Egypt: The goldsmith’s tomb appeared first on HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News.
The wife of Ancient Egypt's most famous ruler may have been uncovered in the Valley of The Kings alongside the burial plot of her second husband, Ay, who ruled from 1327 to 1323 BC.
Researchers from the University of Warsaw have studied over 1,000 inscriptions from people from Syria and Athens who made their way to the Valley of the Kings over the millennia.
Egypt's state-run news agency says gunmen have attacked a three-car police convoy on the main Cairo-to-Fayoum road killing one policeman and injuring three others. MENA quoted an Interior Ministry statement … Click to Continue »