Jul. 06, 10:26
JOS, Nigeria: Two blasts hit the central Nigerian city of Jos on Sunday evening, one at a restaurant and another targeting a Muslim cleric who has disowned Islamist militant group Boko Haram in the past, several sources said....
Jul. 05, 21:18
Video:Egypt’s army released a video of Sinai deadly attacks.
Jul. 05, 20:27
BAUCHI: A suicide bomber killed six people at a church in northeast Nigeria on Sunday at the end of a week in which suspected Boko Haram insurgents killed more than 200 people. The spate of bloodletting prompted renewed...
Jul. 06, 10:29
CAIRO: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission’s visit to Egypt was postponed to the end of the summer, IMF Egypt’s mission Chief Chris Jarvis told MENA Sunday. He added that the exact date of the visit was...
Jul. 05, 15:52
CAIRO: Egypt’s pound hit a new official low of 7.73 per dollar at a central bank auction on Sunday, down from 7.63 per dollar on Thursday’s sale, the second depreciation since February. This is the lowest level the Central...
Jul. 05, 14:56
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) shut on a negative note Sunday, losing early gains driven by investors’ appetite for Emaar Misr debut on the EGX. Emaar Misr, the subsidiary of the UAE’s Dubai-based developer Emaar...
Egyptian footballer suspended after online post critical of Sisi
Foreign archaeological missions resume excavating Upper Egypt after 13-year ban
U.S. tourism to Egypt increases by 4.7 % in 2014: CAPMAS
Reporting on slain prosecutor banned, military spox warns against foreign media
Egypt’s Cabinet reviews anti-terrorism draft law amid rising militancy
Egypt purchases 289 LAZ buses for $70m from Ukraine
Jul. 01, 15:45
CAIRO: The renovation of Cleopatra’s Needle; Egypt’s 3,500 year-old obelisk which towers above the east side of Central Park in New York, has been completed. “I am proud to inaugurate the obelisk after a year of renovation...
Jul. 01, 11:25
CAIRO: Firing Ramadan cannon to mark the end of fasting hours during the holy month has been Egypt’s centuries-old tradition that is about to fade away. “The Ramadan Cannon, or Madfaa al-Iftar, was fired last in 1992 after the...
Jun. 26, 14:02
CAIRO: Most visitors to Egypt do not miss a trip to Giza Pyramids, complete with a ride on a camel in the Sahara Desert with the Sphinx behind them. Cairo’s camel market is a must-see for those who want to witness a thriving...