Massive Statue of Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Found in City Slum
A quartzite colossus possibly of Ramses II and limestone bust of Seti II are seen after they were discovered at the ancient Heliopolis archaeological site in Matareya area in Cairo, Egypt on March 9, 2017. The statues were found in parts in the ...
Archaeologists in Egypt discover massive statue in Cairo slum
Stunning Statue Discovered in Egyptian Mud Pit May Depict Ramses II
Egypt archaeologists discover massive statue in Cairo slum
Giant Catfish Fossil Found in Egyptian Desert
A new species of ancient animal plucked from the sands of Egypt is offering insight into the evolution of one of the most recognizable aquatic groups on Earth: the humble catfish. Unearthed in Wadi Al-Hitan, a dramatic, forbidding desert southwest of ...
Egypt says 2 security officers killed, 4 wounded in Sinai
EL-ARISH, Egypt — Islamic militants detonated a roadside bomb in Egypt's northern Sinai, killing two officers and wounding four in the latest attack in the restive peninsula, the Interior Ministry and security officials said Friday. The explosion took ...
Roadside bomb kills 2 police officers in Egypt's Sinai
Egyptian security officers killed in Sinai explosion
Egypt-Fatah tensions come to a head at Cairo airport
Egypt made an unprecedented move on Feb. 27 and denied entry to Palestinian politician Jibril Rajoub. Egyptian authorities stopped Rajoub, a high-level member of Fatah's Central Committee, just as he arrived at Cairo International Airport. Rajoub was ...
Can new mobile app help solve Egypt's environmental problems?
CAIRO — Dr. WEEE is a company that recycles electronic waste using a mobile app for e-waste collection. On March 1, Egyptian entrepreneur Essam Hashem launched the app, which could substantially raise awareness of electronic waste in Egypt.
Egypt's religious institutions to offer couples premarital sex ed
CAIRO — Egypt's Dar al-Ifta announced on Feb. 12 its new marriage preparation program for would-be couples and single people. The program, from the government institution in charge of issuing fatwas and offering courses on social issues, aims to ...
Is quest to increase Egypt's presidential terms really altruistic?
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi speaks during a news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (unseen) at the El-Thadiya presidential palace in Cairo, March 2, 2017. (photo by REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh) ...
Egypt's economy shows signs of life
AT TIMES last year it looked as if Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, Egypt's authoritarian president, was losing his grip. Faced with a faltering economy, he told Egyptians that they needed to sacrifice—by not eating or sleeping, if necessary. Perhaps they could ...
Egypt's Inflation Surges to 30% But Monthly Price Gains Ease
'He is a moron': An Egyptian archaeologist was unimpressed with Lionel Messi's reaction to the pyramids
Celebrity archaeologist Zahi Hawass angered a whole slew of soccer fans this week when he reportedly called Barcelona star Lionel Messi “a moron” for showing what Hawass saw as little interest in ancient Egypt during a tour of the Giza pyramids last ...
Lionel Messi 'Moron' Insult Denied by Former Egyptian Minister of Antiquities
Egypt's best known archaeologist called Messi an idiot - ABC News
Egypt's top archaeologist called Lionel Messi an idiot
Archaeologists uncover ancient Egyptian temple to discover dozens of lion headed war goddesses 'warding off evil'
ARCHAEOLOGISTS have discovered 66 statues of an Egyptian war goddess believed to have been warding off evil from Amenhotep III's temple. Amenhotep III's reign, believed to have been between 1386 to 1349 BC, is regarded as the peak of Egypt's ...
Statues of Egyptian goddess found near Luxor