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Mummy wearing jewellery unearthed in Egypt
London, Nov 23 : Spanish archaeologists have discovered about 4,000 years old female mummy wearing rare jewellery in Egypt.
Rafah crossing point closure sparks Gaza humanitarian crisis
Gaza, Nov 20 : Keeping the Rafah crossing point between the Gaza Strip and Egypt completely closed for 25 consecutive days has sparked a serious humanitarian crisis, a senior Gaza official said Thursday.
Walt Disney may open first Middle-East Disney World in Egypt
Jerusalem, Nov 20 : Walt Disney is reportedly in talks with Egypt to open its first Disney World in the Middle East.
Morsi era minister arrested in Egypt
Cairo, Nov 20 : Security forces in Egypt Thursday morning arrested Muslim Brotherhood leader and Morsi era minister Mohamed Ali Beshr.
Egypt welcomes Saudi call for Arab solidarity
Cairo, Nov 20 : Egypt has welcomed Saudi king Abdullah bin Abdulaiz Al Saud's call for solidarity among the Arab states in order to tackle the challenges affecting the region.
10 killed in security raid in Egypt's Sinai
Cairo, Nov 19 : At least 10 people, including civilians, were killed in an exchange of fire between security forces and militants at a village in Rafah city in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, a security source told Xinhua on condition of anonymity.
Egypt strongly condemns beheading of US aid worker
Cairo, Nov 17 : Egypt Monday strongly condemned the beheading of a US hostage by the Islamic State(IS) Sunni radical organisation.
Laying foundation of democratic state: Egypt PM
Cairo, Nov 17 : Egyptian Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab Monday said his government is acting to lay the foundation of a democratic, modern state, the state-run MENA news agency reported.
Egypt arrests Morsi loyalists for inciting violence
Cairo, Nov 15 : The police in Egypt Friday arrested several supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi for participating in anti-government protests and inciting violence, a media report said.
UN condemns bomb attacks in Tripoli
United Nations, Nov 14 : The UN Security Council (UNSC) has condemned the bomb attacks against the embassies of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in Tripoli, Libya.
Two policemen, three soldiers killed in Egypt's Sinai
Cairo, Nov 13 : Two policemen and three soldiers were killed in two separate attacks in the northern part of the Sinai Peninsula Thursday, a security source told Xinhua.
Egyptian militarymen missing after attack on navy vessel
Cairo, Nov 13 : Eight Egyptian military personnel were missing and five others wounded in an attack on an Egyptian Navy vessel by gunmen in the Mediterranean Sea, Egyptian military spokesman Mohammed Samir said Thursday.
16 injured in Egypt metro station stampede
Cairo, Nov 13 : At least 16 persons were injured in a stampede after a bomb exploded in the underground metro station of Helmeyet el-Zaytoun in Cairo Thursday.
Car bombs target Arab missions in Libya
Tripoli, Nov 13 : The Egyptian and United Arab Emirates' (UAE) embassies in Libya's capital Tripoli were targeted by two car bombs Thursday, but no casualties were reported, sources said.
Egyptian president wants foreign convicts to be sent back
Cairo, Nov 13 : Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has issued a decree to send foreign defendants on trial or already convicted to their countries to be tried or to serve their sentence.
Egypt court jails Morsi loyalists for 25 years
Cairo, Nov 13 : An Egyptian court Wednesday sentenced 25 supporters of former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in absentia to 25 years, three others to 10 years and seven others to three years over their association with the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group and inciting anti-government violence, ...
One killed in Egypt bomb explosion
Cairo, Nov 12 : A man died and another was wounded Wednesday when a bomb they were carrying went off as they rode a motorcycle on a Cairo highway, security sources told Efe news agency.
Egyptian militant group pledges allegiance to IS
London, Nov 11 : A jihadist group that has attacked security forces in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula several times has reportedly pledged its allegiance to the Islamic State (IS).
Egyptian jihadi group pledges allegiance to IS
Cairo, Nov 10 : Egypt's main jihadi group, Ansar Bayt Al-Maqdis, posted an audio statement online Monday, claiming that it has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) militant group.
Two killed in Egypt's pro-Morsi protests
Cairo, Nov 8 : At least two people were killed and several others injured Friday in Cairo and Fayoum cities in Egypt during clashes between scrutiny men and protesters supporting ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
Two policemen killed, 15 injured in Egypt train blast
Cairo, Nov 6 : At least two policemen were killed and 15 people injured Wednesday night during a bomb explosion in a railway station in Egypt's Nile Delta province Minufiya, state media reported.
17 killed in Egypt road accident
Cairo, Nov 5 : At least 17 people were killed Wednesday and 18 injured when a school bus collided with a tank truck and a car in Egypt, media reported.
Egyptian militant group denies swearing allegiance to IS
Cairo, Nov 4 : Egypt's Sinai-based Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis militant group Tuesday refuted the news about it swearing allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) group.
10 students killed in car accident in Egypt
Cairo, Nov 3 : Ten students were killed and four injured Sunday in a car accident in Upper Egypt's Sohag governorate, a media report said.
Closure of Gaza crossings violates ceasefire deal: Hamas
Gaza, Nov 3 : The Islamic Hamas movement Sunday accused Israel of violating the Egyptian-brokered ceasefire agreement by closing the crossings of the Gaza Strip until a further notice.
Alicia Keys reveals son Egypt is 'excited' to be big brother
Washington, Nov 2 : Alicia Keys, who is expecting to give birth to her second child in December, has revealed that her 4-year-old son Egypt Daoud is "excited" to be a "big brother."
Alicia Keys's son ready to be a big brother
Los Angeles, Nov 2 : Pregnant singer Alicia Keys's four-year-old son Egypt is "so ready" to be a big brother.
Egypt jails eight men over gay wedding
Cairo, Nov 1 : An Egyptian court Saturday sentenced eight men to three years in prison for appearing in a video of an alleged gay wedding and posting it online.
Illegal excavation uncovers Pharaonic temple ruins
Cairo, Oct 30 : A clandestine excavation in a rural town, south of Egypt's capital Cairo, has uncovered artifacts from a Pharaonic temple dating back to more than 3,500 years ago, said Egyptian Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh al-Damati.
Cyprus, Greece, Egypt to forge tripartite cooperation
Nicosia, Oct 30 : Cyprus, Greece and Egypt Wednesday moved closer to forging a common strategy on energy, security and regional issues.