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Egypt’s mega-city Cairo shuts down for coronavirus curfew 

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egypt and its capital Cairo, a mega-city home to some 20 million people, shut down on Wednesday ......

Sarcophagus dedicated to sky god among latest ancient Egypt trove

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egypt’s antiquities ministry on Thursday unveiled the tombs of ancient high priests and a ......

Dye workshop a colourful dip into old Cairo craft

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

In Cairo’s centuries-old Darb al-Ahmar district, Salama Mahmoud Salama’s traditional dye ......

King Tut’s 7,260 coffee cup mosaic breaks world record in Egypt

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

King Tutankhamun made a comeback in Egypt in the form of a Guinness world record – the largest ......

Nine killed in Egypt road accident in southern province

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egyptian police say nine people were killed when a minibus collided with a small truck on a highway ......

Three policemen killed after gunmen attack checkpoint north of Cairo

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Three policemen were killed and several injured after unidentified gunmen attacked a security ......

Cairo delights at sweet candies as Muslim festival nears

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

The sweet smell of candies wafts through downtown Cairo’s historic Bab al-Bahr street as the ......

Cairo schools close, flights delayed after heavy rainfall causes chaos

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egypt has closed schools and universities in Cairo and companies saw only skeletal staff show up at ......

Egypt's al-Sisi calls for dialogue between all Syrian parties

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Tuesday that there is an urgent need for dialogue ......

Cyprus’ president condemns Turkey's ‘unacceptable actions’

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Turkey’s has carried out “unacceptable actions” and Cyprus will pursue diplomatic ......

Egypt’s Sisi says calls to protest ‘no reason for concern’

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Friday there was no cause for concern over ......

Egypt hands life sentence to Egyptian plane hijacker

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

An Egyptian court on Tuesday handed a life sentence to an Egyptian man who hijacked an airliner to ......

Palace of modern Egypt’s ‘founder’ to return to former glory

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

A once splendid but long dilapidated Egyptian palace built for a trailblazing Ottoman governor is ......

Egypt says security forces killed 17 militants

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egypt’s Interior Ministry says security forces killed at least 17 suspected militants in raids ......

Nineteen dead in car explosion in central Cairo

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Nineteen people have died and 30 have been injured in an explosion outside Egypt's National Cancer ......

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