Egypt's ban on Jewish festival is a reflection of nation's attitudes
Los Angeles Times
Not so long ago, this time of year would have brought the echo of songs and chants to the winding streets of this somnolent village in Egypt's Nile Delta — joyous celebrations honoring a 19th century Jewish sage. In its heyday, the festival drew ...
Mohamed Morsi rails against Sisi 'coup' at Egypt espionage trial
Ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi gave evidence in his espionage trial for the first time on Sunday, launching into a tirade against his successor, whom he accused of removing him in a coup. Morsi, Egypt's first freely elected president, was ...
Egypt's President Sisi declares freedom of speech sacrosanct
Egypt's Mursi accuses army of role in deaths during 2011 protest
Morsi bemoans Sissi 'coup' in Egypt trial
Egypt film icon Faten Hamama dies, aged 83
An Arab film icon, she was only a child when she made her screen debut. She went on to appear in almost 100 films. Ms Hamama was the former wife of Egyptian actor Omar Sharif. They were married for nearly 20 years and appeared in many films together ...
Egypt bids emotional farewell to film icon Faten Hamama
The female pioneers behind the golden age of Egyptian cinema
Thousands mourn passing of Egyptian film star Faten Hamama
Egypt's Revolutionary Artist Takes On the NYPD
One of the works that will appear prominently in the Egyptian artist Ganzeer's first New York solo show today has already been displayed to any of the thousands who attended one of this fall's anti-police brutality protests. It's a silk-screened print ...
Is Egypt on the Verge of Another Uprising?
Egypt's new strongman, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, has injected new zeal and energy into the military establishment. He has established his rule using unprecedented amounts of force, including mass arrests and death sentences, and the elimination ...
Sisi - West Should Assess Situation in Egypt From Comprehensive Perspective
The Pulse of the Middle East
Morocco, Egypt FMs hold talks following diplomatic row
Egypt uncovers explosives-laden smuggling tunnel between Sinai, Gaza
Egyptian security forces on Saturday uncovered an underground smuggling tunnel running from northern Sinai into Gaza that housed large quantities of mortar shells and explosives, Palestinian news agency Ma'an reported. Egyptian sources in Cairo told ...
Egypt to reopen Rafah crossing for 3 days
Smuggling tunnel between Sinai and Gaza Archive photo: AP
Egypt to reopen Rafah terminal for 3 days from Tuesday
Egypt shows scant regard for justice with death sentences for activists
Controversy over the Guardian's recent reporting of the “al-Jazeera three” case and Amal Clooney's work should not be allowed to obscure further evidence that the Egyptian judiciary continues to act in a manner that shows scant regard for any ...
Mohamed Fahmy case: John Baird pushes for release as Egypt's media looks ...
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird admits he didn't expect that jailed Egyptian-Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy would be released from a Cairo prison and get on a plane bound to Canada while on Baird's two-day trip to Egypt. “I wasn't naive to ...
Harper must ask Egypt to release Fahmy: Amnesty International
Canada's FM Discusses Jailed Reporters on Egypt Visit
Canadian foreign minister John Baird pushes for Egypt to release imprisoned Al ...
Egyptian tourism minister: Russia, Egypt might use Russian currency in mutual ...
CAIRO, January 17. /TASS/. Russia and Egypt might use the Russian currency unit, the rouble, in their mutual settlements, Egypt's Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou told the Al Shorouk newspaper published on Friday. He said that in condition of the ...
Access Infra to invest $400m in Egyptian solar, wind energy stations
Daily News Egypt
Access Infra plans to invest nearly $350m-$400m in new and renewable energy projects in Egypt over the next two to three years. “Access Infra Africa” was founded with a contribution from UAE company “Access Power”, which operates in energy production ...
Dubai firm to invest Dh1.8bn in Egypt renewable energy projects
UAE firm bids for Egypt's renewable plants