Tomb of ancient Egypt's beer maker to gods of the dead discovered
(CNN) -- Imagine a warm brew of lager so heady you had to plunge a straw through the thick surface scum to get to the fermented liquor below. Welcome to the favored brew of ancient Egypt's New Kingdom; a 3,200-year-old barley beer that a new ...
America chooses the wrong allies in Egypt
While a minority of Egyptian voters straggled to the polls last week to ratify a new constitution enshrining a police state; while emerging strongman Gen. Abdel Fatah al-Sissi theatrically prepared to announce whether he will deign to become president ...
Egypt's young political activists: The way forward
Egypt Says Twitter Post by Liberal Was Crime
New York Times
CAIRO — A prosecutor on Sunday charged one of Egypt's most prominent liberal intellectuals with insulting the judiciary because he posted a message on Twitter criticizing a court ruling against three American nonprofits that promote democracy.
Egypt: Mursi accused of insulting judiciary
Families say pro-Morsi demonstrators in Egypt tortured while in jail
EU approves of passing of Egypt's referendum
Analysis: Egypt Vote Muddies Political Outlook
For all the self-congratulatory headlines in Egypt's pro-military media, the results of last week's constitutional referendum may have fallen short of the emphatic popular mandate the nation's military chief was looking for before announcing his ...
Egypt's constitution supports religious freedom, expert says
Pharaoh Al-Sisi Takes Control In Egypt: Obama Administration Sacrifices ...
Egypt prosecutors send deposed president Mohammed Morsi to new trial
The Square: an Egyptian Oscar nominee that won't be shown in Egypt
The Square is the first Egyptian film to earn an Oscar nomination – but it cannot officially be shown in Egypt itself. That is down to its provocative subject matter: the documentary charts the course of Egypt's political upheaval since 2011, through ...
Washington's Hard Egypt Lesson
Egypt's Oscar success – for film you cannot see in Egypt
The Egypt outside 'The Square'
Peter Greste: Parents of Australian journalist detained in Egypt call for release
The parents of Australian journalist Peter Greste, who is being detained in solitary confinement in Egypt, have called for their son's immediate release. Greste, an award-winning Al Jazeera reporter, was arrested in Cairo in late December along with ...
Parents Call for Egypt to Free Australian Reporter
Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste's parents urge release from Egypt prison
On the wrong side in Egypt
OPINION: While a minority of Egyptian voters straggled to the polls last week to ratify a new constitution enshrining a police state; while emerging strongman General Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi theatrically prepared to announce whether he will deign to ...
McFARLANE: Getting it right in Egypt
Consider what has happened in Iraq, the Palestinian territories or recently in Egypt; namely, sectarian warfare in Iraq, disunity and violence among Palestinians, and a seriously flawed, now-deposed government in Egypt. It takes time (e.g., South Sudan ...
Egypt's Luxor Fest Kicks Off With 'Excuse My French' And No 'The Square' In Sight
ROME – Despite ongoing turbulence in Egypt, the Luxor Egyptian and European Festival kicked off its second edition on Sunday with the world preem of helmer Amr Salama's potentially button-pushing black comedy “Excuse My French” and the notable ...
Sundance: Bruce Willis Takes Stand On Egypt's Struggle For Democracy; Lends ...
Maher's journey exemplifies this trajectory: as one of the leaders of Egypt's January 25, 2011 Revolution he harnessed the power and imagination of Egyptians for a better future. But since that time he has also been at the epicenter of the messy work ...