The Extraordinary Privilege of the Wealthy Suburbs in Egypt
The Egyptian group 10 Tooba recently published findings on government spending on the country's built environment—and the results are stark. The study looks at public spending on six sectors: housing, urban development, water, waste water, electricity ...
ISIS Claims Murder of Priest in Sinai, Where Egypt's Christians Are Under Threat
An Egyptian affiliate of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) claimed responsibility Thursday for the murder of a priest in the Sinai Peninsula, a region with great spiritual significance for Christians but where they are facing threats from extremists.
Islamic State kills Christian priest in Egypt's North Sinai
ISIS Guns Down Christian Priest In Egypt
Egypt marks new holiday amid violence in Sinai, near Libya
Egypt's Fattah el-Sisi celebrates toppling of Morsi
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has celebrated the 2013 overthrow of the country's first democratically-elected president by ordering a lavish military display in the capital and celebrations across the country. Military jets roared over Cairo ...
In Egypt, Sisi's star fades as problems pile up
Are Egypt's courts carrying out their own revolution?
Egyptian people reclaimed identity in 30 June revolution: Sisi
People leaving Egypt to Italy doubled in past year
More people are likely to die as efforts to cross the Mediterranean and reach Italy by boat from Egypt appears to be on the increase. The country, which is in political and economic turmoil, is a staging point for those seeking a brighter future in Europe.
Italy blocks defence deal with Egypt over stalled investigation into Cambridge graduate's brutal murder
Italy has punished Egypt for its lack of cooperation over an inquiry into the brutal murder of a Cambridge University graduate by cutting back on a key defence contract. The Italian parliament has voted to no longer provide spare parts for Egypt's ...
Egypt 'discomforted' by halt of Italian F16 spare parts over Regeni case impasse
'The Regeni amendment:' Italian's murder in Egypt impacts military ties
Italy's 'Regeni amendment' ends military sales to Egypt over student killing
Hot, humid weather to stuff parts of Egypt on Saturday
Egypt's meteorological authority experts predict a Saturday hot and humid weather in Cairo and northern Egypt on Saturday. Temperaturtes will be relatively high on the Mediterranean north coast, and extremely hot in Upper Egypt. Temperatures in Cairo ...
Egypt repays Qatar final $1 bln in outstanding debt: CBE governor
In statements to the state-owned MENA news agency, Amer said the central bank repaid the entire amount borrowed by Cairo from Doha – at an interest rate of 3 to 4 percent – against treasury bonds offered by Egypt to Qatar during the rule of ousted ...
Egyptian cenbank pays back $1 billion debt owed to Qatar
Shutting down the Mogamma, the clogged heart of Egypt's bureaucracy
The government clerk did not even lift his eyes from his mobile phone as he told Mohammed al-Gamal to get lost. Mr al-Gamal, an Egyptian police sergeant, had risen at sunrise and travelled nearly a hundred miles into central Cairo that morning in the ...
Egypt deports TV host as Sisi's crackdown on dissent continues
According to the Committee to Protect Journalists, Sisi's Egypt is the second-worst jailer of journalists, behind China. “It was expected that my contract will be terminated even before its [end] in December 2016,” Daoud says, “but what wasn't expected ...
Adele's Egypt-Inspired Dress Sparks Cultural Appropriation Controversy
However, as Chloé celebrated their handmade garment which took around 200 hours to complete, what the fashion house and the news entirely failed to mention - or deliberately left out - is the traditional Egyptian heritage this beautifully crafted ...