Irish woman (60) and husband die in 'suicide pact' in Egypt
An Irish woman and her husband have drowned in an apparent suicide pact in Egypt. Local media reports say that the woman (60) and her Egyptian husband (43) were found dead at a villa in the Red Sea resort town of Hurghada this week. Major General ...
Husband and wife who killed themselves in suicide pact in Egypt 'wanted to see if there's life after death'
Irish woman and husband 'kill themselves in suicide pact' in Egypt
Irish woman dies in 'suicide pact' with husband in Egypt
Palestinian foreign minister welcomes Egypt's warmer ties with Hamas
CAIRO (Reuters) - Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad Al-Maliki on Saturday welcomed Egypt's closer ties with Hamas, calling on the Islamist group to bring an end to the rift between the Palestinian factions. Speaking at a joint press conference with ...
Egypt opens Gaza crossing after 5 years
Egypt re-closes border with Gaza after brief opening
Suicide attack on Hamas militants indicates evolving security relationship with Egypt and continuation of ...
Morocco goal spree eliminates Egypt
JOHANNESBURG - A three-goal blitz earned Morocco a 3-1 home victory over Egypt Friday and a place at the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Kenya. The Moroccans won the final round qualifier 4-2 on aggregate having come from behind to ...
Egypt inaugurate U-23 volleyball world championship with win over Japan
UK's £2m support for Egypt security projects branded 'deeply disturbing'
The government is facing questions over transparency after almost £2 million in aid and defence funding was given to security projects in Egypt, including support for policing, the criminal justice system and the treatment of juvenile detainees. The ...
Ibrahim Halawa enters fifth year in Egyptian prison
African Nations Championship: Egypt and Algeria fail to qualify
Egypt and Algeria failed to qualify for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) finals in Kenya after suffering aggregate defeats to Morocco and Libya respectively. Morocco beat Egypt 3-1 in Rabat on Friday to win the tie 4-2 overall. Libya held ...
Three New Ancient Tombs Discovered in Egypt
The fragments indicate that the tombs span the 27th Dynasty (525 - 404 B.C.), when Egypt first became a province of the Persian Achaemenid Empire, as well as the period of Greco-Roman Ptolemaic rule that began nearly a century later. "This fact ...
Egypt archaeologists discovered an ancient cemetery containing ...
2000 year old tombs discovered in Egypt
Egypt archaeologists discover tombs dating back 2000 years
City Cemetery: 3 Tombs Discovered in Ancient Egypt
Three tombs stretching back to the 27th dynasty of Egypt have been uncovered in the Al-Kamin Al-Sahrawi area in the Minya province of Egypt, south of Cairo, the Egyptian antiquities ministry announced this week. "I don't recall that there's been any ...
Egypt Uncovers Three 2000-Year-Old Tombs
27th Dynasty - UCL
Egypt official state magazine: Saudi Arabia pledges to respect 1979 Red Sea islands treaty
The Egyptian official state magazine unveiled on Thursday that numerous letters were exchanged between the Egyptian foreign minister, Samih Shokary, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as well as those exchanged between Egypt and Saudi ...
US to participate in biennial military exercise with Egypt for first time ...
The US military will take part in a biennial joint military exercise with Egypt called Bright Star 2017 -- marking the first time the United States has participated in ...
Coptic tombs unearthed in Egypt
In an attempt to revive the country's ailing tourism, which has suffered from an acute recession in the past few years due to political turmoil and security issues, Egypt is keen to uncover the Pharaohs' archaeological secrets and other civilisations ...
Coptic era monasteries and churches unearthed in Egypt
Coptic tombs unearthed in Upper Egypt