Aug. 28, 18:29
TORONTO: Former Al-Jazeera English journalist Mohamed Fahmy, who remains in Egypt awaiting a verdict in his terror trial, is hoping his ordeal will be over this weekend. The Canadian journalist said in a telephone interview...
Aug. 28, 18:21
SANAA: Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition killed 10 people in air raids in central Yemen on Friday, local officials said. One air strike targeted the home of a retired army brigadier in the central city of Ibb, killing him...
Aug. 28, 16:03
ROANOKE: The man who was news director during Vester Flanagan’s rocky tenure at Virginia station WDBJ-TV described him as someone who constantly saw himself being victimized by others. Dan Dennison described Flanagan,...
Aug. 28, 16:45
CAIRO: Far fewer Egyptians are complaining about the kind of power cuts that fuelled unrest in the past but government energy policies apparently focused on appeasing the public are dealing a blow to industries vital for...
Aug. 27, 17:38
CAIRO: Russia’s top oil producer Rosneft signed an LNG Supply and Purchase agreement with Egypt’s state gas company EGAS during Sisi’s two-day visit to Russia, UPI.com reported Thursday. UPI added that Rosneft commented on the...
Aug. 27, 16:22
CAIRO: Egypt will accept higher moisture levels in government tenders to buy wheat for one year after an initial exemption expires at the end of August, its supply minister said on Thursday. The decision was taken to ensure...
13 water stations closed after diesel leakage in Upper Egypt
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Cabinet issues law prohibiting cheating on exams
Street vendors removed from pedestrian bridge in Qalubiya
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Aug. 26, 12:49
CAIRO: The tomb of Tutankhamun will be closed for renovation starting from Oct. 1, Director of Upper Egypt Antiquities Department Sultan Eid told Youm7. “The Pharaoh’s mummy will be carefully preserved in a temporary glass...
Aug. 25, 17:52
CAIRO: Egypt’s antiquities minister says the long-planned Grand Egyptian Museum will have an independent, international directorship in an effort to overcome bureaucracy. Minister Mamdouh el-Damaty said Tuesday the...
Aug. 23, 11:21
CAIRO: Egypt has halted all dealings with UK’s Northampton Museum over its “unethical role” in the sale of the Sekhemka statue, Antiquities Minister Mamdouh Al Damaty announced Saturday. “The sale of the statue is an indelible...