Apr. 27, 15:54
CAIRO: Holding parliamentary elections before the holy month of Ramadan, to begin in late June, is “impossible,” President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi told reporters Monday. “It will be pretty hard to hold the elections...
Apr. 27, 15:16
CAIRO: A Cairo Court for Urgent Matters panel recused itself Monday from considering a lawsuit calling for dissolution of the football fan group Ultras which would ban their activities, Youm7 reported. The court said it has no...
Apr. 27, 15:13
The death toll climbed above 3,700 on Monday, two days after a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck central Nepal and surrounding regions. Key information known at this time CASUALTIES AND DAMAG How much higher the death toll would...
Apr. 27, 16:36
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) plunged at the close of Monday’s session as local sell offs weighed on the indexes for a second straight day. The benchmark index EGX30 posted a 1.62 percent slip to 8,494 points at close,...
Apr. 27, 15:48
CAIRO: The Currency black market has been “wiped out” thanks to measures taken by the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE,) Youm7 quoted CBE’s Governor Hisham Ramez Monday, who vowed that it would not appear again....
Apr. 27, 13:57
CAIRO: A senior board member of the Kuwaiti Commercial Bank announced Monday that a team composed of the bank members had been formed in order to study investment opportunities in Egypt, Youm 7 reported. “We are optimistic...
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Apr. 27, 16:31
CAIRO: Security authorities arrested eight men involved in a Sunday theft of more than 50 artifacts from a store that belongs to the Graeco-Roman Museum in Alexandria, Youm7 reported Monday. The artifacts were temporary placed...
Apr. 27, 11:55
AL-BEGRAWIYA, Sudan:The small, steep pyramids rising up from the desert hills of northern Sudan resemble those in neighboring Egypt, but unlike the famed pyramids of Giza, the Sudanese site is largely deserted. The pyramids at...
Apr. 27, 08:00
CAIRO: Garlands of laurel leaves were used in ancient Egypt to ease the pain caused by hangover headaches, according to a newly translated ancient Egyptian papyrus. “Ancient Egyptians made a garland of leaves from a shrub...