A Cairo criminal court sentenced a former honorary Italian consul to 15 years in jail in absentia on Tuesday for smuggling antiquities out of the ...
Egypt has resumed the restoration of Cairo’s monumental 13th century al-Zahir Baybars mosque, a sign that vital cultural work is finally getting ...
The Manhattan district attorney announced Friday that three ancient sculptures are being returned to their rightful owners in Lebanon as he forms a ...
The find, happened upon by two divers a few weeks ago who then alerted the authority, consisted primarily of "metal slated for recycling"
ISIS militants in Syria and Iraq are netting between $150 million and $200 million a year from illicit trade in plundered antiquities
Egypt was able to retrieve a stolen ancient tablet that is more than 4,000 years old
Syria’s antiquities chief has accused Turkey of refusing to return looted objects from ancient heritage sites in Syria or to provide information about them
Egypt’s antiquities minister urges his countrymen to raise $25 million so that the country can buy back an ancient statue
The ministry said Reeves will have the opportunity to discuss his theory with Egyptian experts in September
The 30-day-exhibition opened in celebration of the inauguration of the new Suez Canal waterway
The director of the British Museum said he is working with colleagues in Iraq to ‘establish a specialist corps of rescue archaeologists’
Around 15,000 antiquities locked away in safes around the northwestern Syrian city of Idlib are at risk of being sold on the black market
At a sprawling Bronze Age cemetery archaeologists are peering into the murky world of antiquities looting
Photographs distributed by the ministry show a tomb with bright green and brown paintings with hieroglyphics.
Amulets, rings, funerary statues and pitchers, dating from 2000 BC ere returned to the Egyptian embassy
The men, using diving equipment, had come across the temple in ground water after digging for 9 meters
Mamdouh el-Damaty decried recent media reports alleging that the Djoser pyramid might collapse
The sale of the Sekhemka statue of a priest is due to take place at a Christie’s auction in London on Thursday
The tomb was unearthed by Japanese archeologists and is more than 3,000 years old
Egypt unveiled Friday a multimillion dollar renovation project for Cairo’s famed Egyptian Museum, including plans to demolish a scorched ...
Egypt has recovered 90 ancient artifacts that were illegally on sale in an auction house in Jerusalem, said Mohamed Ibrahim, Egypt’s Minister of ...
A three-tone (3,000 kilo) stone has fallen from a wall surrounding a pharaonic tomb outside Cairo but the burial site was not damaged, Egypt's ...
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