A wave of anger stormed Egypt, following a video of a Tuk-Tuk driver that went viral on Wednesday, October 12. In a program on Al Hayah TV, a correspondent was gathering opinions about the country, and this driver burst his feelingsShow More Summary
Egypt launched the world's biggest tender for liquefied natural gas (LNG) as officials from top energy companies and trading houses converged on Cairo undeterred by new rules that could force them to wait for as long as six months to get paid.
Alexandria (Egypt) (AFP) – Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa won a fairytale first CAF Champions League title on Sunday despite a 1-0 second-leg loss to Zamalek of Egypt in Alexandria. A Stanley Ohawuchi goal on 64 minutes was not enough...Show More Summary
Alexandria (Egypt) (AFP) – Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa won the CAF Champions League for the first time Sunday despite a 1-0 second-leg final loss to Zamalek of Egypt in Alexandria. A Stanley Ohawuchi goal on 64 minutes was not...Show More Summary
A high ranking military officer has been assassinated in Egypt amid a worsening security and economic situation.
During his older brother’s nuptials in Egypt, a 12 year old boy became officially engaged to his 11 year old cousin. Omar and Gharam, who looks far older than her
Exceptional works relating to Egypt and the Middle East are set to be the highlight?s of Sotheby?s forthcoming sale of Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural History in London on 15 November. The sale contains books, manuscripts, maps, and...Show More Summary
General Adel Ragaei dies in hail of bullets in front of his home in Obour City suburb of the capital, relatives say.
When the people of Israel journeyed out of slavery from Egypt through the wilderness toward the land God had promised them as recorded in the Bible, it was a time of sorrow and a time of joy.
Ruling on charges arising from the killing of protesters in 2012 is first final verdict against deposed president.
She’s even too young for Trump to date. While family and friends celebrated Nasser Hassan’s eldest son’s lavish wedding, the father decided to ‘double the joy’ in Egypt by announcing the engagement. Egyptian law prohibits marriages for anyone under 18 and the decision for Omar, 12, and Gharam, 11, to marry has sparked outrage among [...]
An Egyptian appeals court upheld on Saturday a 20-year sentence for ousted president Mohamed Morsi, the first final ruling in a string of trials for the deposed Islamist leader. The Court of Cassation also upheld sentences against eight...Show More Summary
Johannesburg (AFP) – Zamalek of Egypt can draw comfort from the past as they seek to overturn a 3-0 deficit on Sunday in the second leg of the CAF Champions League final against Mamelodi Sundowns. Canon Yaounde (Cameroon), Mouloudia...Show More Summary
At Al-Agram Weekly Rania Khallaf profiles the head of Egypt's National Centre for Translation, Anwar Mogeith, in Keeping the flame alight. He speaks about both translation into Arabic, and of Egyptian books for foreign audiences -- though...Show More Summary
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The fates of Hosni Mubarak and General El-Shazly collided in Tahrir, with one honoured in death and the other disgraced. Veteran Egyptian war correspondent Yehia Ghanem recalls the day in February 2011 when it seemed as if the Egyptian people had finally broken free from the cage of dictatorship. Show More Summary
Ethan Pringle sets his sights on some impressive highballs in the Little Egypt sector near Bishop, California. In this video, Ethan works the 30-foot Old Greg (V11/5.14b) on top rope, before enlisting the help of half of Bishop (and, more importantly, their pads) for his attempt at... Continue reading
In March, Egypt’s central bank devalued the pound currency, aiming to eliminate a black market for dollars that has flourished as a foreign exchange shortage stifles business activity. Photo by Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters When governments prohibit economic activities, underground economies often pop up. Show More Summary
I hope this brave #tuk-tuk driver remains safe in #Sisi's #Egypt. #Bouazizi moment? https://t.co/JEFtVXn0bU via @MiddleEastEye — Celeste Akkad (@akkadfish) October 14, 2016 CAIRO — The anger of the tuk-tuk driver struck a chord. Eloquently,...Show More Summary