Egypt: Hasaballah, the People's Music

How a legendary Cairo brass band gave birth to an entire musical genre, which still resonates with Egyptians today.

22 Nov 2017 06:47

Rafah border crossing to remain open for two more days

Egypt opened the Gaza border on Saturday after Hamas handed control of the crossing over to the Palestinian Authority.

20 Nov 2017 02:03

Mohamed Salah: Egypt striker carries hopes of a nation at World Cup

Mohamed Salah, who has never even seen Egypt play in a World Cup, will carry the expectations of a nation when they compete at Russia 2018.

20 Nov 2017 02:03

Tattoos, piercing and dreadlocks on Egypt's streets

What's the new hair craze? Young Egyptians know it all.

20 Nov 2017 02:03

Where does Egypt stand on Lebanon spat?

Questions emerge about whether Egypt shares Saudi's positions on several key issues affecting the Middle East.

13 Nov 2017 07:09

Protecting Sudan's 'forgotten' pyramids

Did you know that Sudan has almost twice as many pyramids as Egypt?

11 Nov 2017 04:20

Sisi says will honour constitution, not seek third term

Egypt's president promises to stick to the constitutional limit of two four-year terms.

07 Nov 2017 02:01

Briton held in Egypt over drugs made 'honest mistake'

Laura Plummer, accused of drug trafficking in Egypt, 'doesn't know Tramadol from a Panadol'.

05 Nov 2017 04:59

Al Jazeera celebrates its 21st anniversary

The anniversary comes amid calls by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt for its closure.

02 Nov 2017 07:25

Rights groups blast Egypt's human rights record

As Sisi arrives in Paris, groups urge France to leverage its clout with Egypt to address human rights abuses.

23 Oct 2017 04:36

Qatar-Gulf crisis: All the latest updates

An air, sea and land blockade imposed on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt is now in its fourth month.

22 Oct 2017 02:05

Egypt hires airport security consultants after crash

Egypt said Tuesday it has appointed a global consultancy firm to review security at its airports, nearly two months after a Russian airliner crash in the Sinai killed 224 people. London-based Control Risks, a specialist in protecting organisations in ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Can tourism in Egypt bounce back after violent traumas? - CNN

CNNCan tourism in Egypt bounce back after violent traumas?CNN(CNN) The turquoise waters of East Sinai should be an easy sell. Visitors can enjoy a coral reef teeming with wildlife, pick a sunbathing spot from miles of unspoiled beaches, and dine on the catch of the day -- all for a fraction of the price of a ...Egypt moves to boost safety and tourism after October jetliner crash Los Angeles TimesEgypt moves to beef up airport security USA TODAYEgypt hires consultancy to check airport security after Russia crash Reuters Wall Street Journal  - Yahoo Travelall 121 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Egypt plane crash: Airlines extend suspension of Sharm el-Sheikh flights

Travel firms Thomson and Thomas Cook have extended a suspension of flights to the Egyptian holiday resort of Sharm el-Sheikh until at least 23 March. The UK government suspended flights to the Red Sea resort in November after the suspected bombing of a ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Expert: Israel monitoring Egypt’s space efforts

Israel must be attentive to Egypt’s efforts to close a deal with a Franco-Italian aerospace company to purchase two satellites, an expert told The Jerusalem Post on Wednesday. The satellites will improve Egypt’s intelligence- gathering capabilities ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Russia has identified groups behind plane explosion in Egypt, security chief says - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsRussia has identified groups behind plane explosion in Egypt, security chief saysJerusalem Post Israel NewsMOSCOW - Alexander Bortnikov, the head of Russia's Federal Security Service, said on Thursday Russia had identified groups behind the explosion of a Russian plane in Egypt, which killed all 224 passengers on board in October, local news agencies ...Russia identifies groups behind Egypt plane crash Al-ArabiyaBritish airlines cancel more flights to Egypt resort after deadly IS attack AsiaOneRussian Security Service 'Identify Groups' Behind Russian Airplane Crash in Egypt Egyptian Streets Arabian Aerospace  - Tornos News International Edition (press release)all 20 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Did Egypt's Old Kingdom Die—or Simply Fade Away? - National Geographic

National GeographicDid Egypt's Old Kingdom Die—or Simply Fade Away?National GeographicFor nearly a millennium, Egypt's early pharaohs presided over a prosperous and wealthy state that built countless temples and palaces, enormous public works, and the famous Giza pyramids. Much of that prosperity depended on the regular inundations of ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Egypt Raises Rates as Central Bank Sets Targets With Government

Egypt raised interest rates for the first time in more than a year in an attempt to curb inflation, and the central bank said it has agreed with the government to collaborate on designing policies that “will contribute positively to economic growth and ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Egypt plane crash: Airlines extend suspension of Sharm el-Sheikh flights - BBC News

BBC NewsEgypt plane crash: Airlines extend suspension of Sharm el-Sheikh flightsBBC NewsTravel firms Thomson and Thomas Cook have extended a suspension of flights to the Egyptian holiday resort of Sharm el-Sheikh until at least 23 March. The UK government suspended flights to the Red Sea resort in November after the suspected bombing of ...British airlines delay resumption of Sharm el-Sheikh flights Ahram OnlineEgypt: UK Airlines extend flight suspension to Sharm el-Sheikh StarAfrica.comBritish Travel Agency Extends Ban on Flights to Sharm El Sheikh Until March Egyptian Streetsall 46 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Germany delivers first of four attack submarines to Egypt - Middle East Eye

Middle East EyeGermany delivers first of four attack submarines to EgyptMiddle East EyeGermany has exported the first of four state-of-the-art military submarines to Egypt, it was announced on Wednesday. One of the vessels was inaugurated in Germany on 10 December, Berlin's ambassador to Cairo, Julius Georg Luy, told the state-run ...Germany to build two additional submarines for Egypt Ahram OnlineTwo submarines built by Germany for Egypt: ambassador Egypt Independentall 3 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:21