Tag: Egypt

Egypt calls on Israel to end military action in Gaza

Cairo: Egypt on Tuesday called on Israel to end its military action in Gaza, after Palestinian militants in the enclave…

Mummified cats, scarab beetles unearthed in Egypt

Saqqara [Egypt]: Archaeological excavations revealed a mass cat cemetery and rare mummified scarab beetles in an ancient burial ground of…

Egyptian court upholds death for 7 convicted of killing policeman

Cairo: An Egyptian top court upheld on Sunday a previous death sentence against seven defendants convicted of killing a policeman…

India shines in Egypt: President Sisi honors Indian leader for Women Empowerment

New Delhi: In a glittering closing ceremony of the week-long World Youth Forum (WYF) in Sharm El-Sheikh, President Abdel Fattah…

Gaza fisherman killed at sea by Egyptian fire: union

Gaza City: A Palestinian fisherman was killed at sea by Egyptian fire near the Gaza border on Wednesday, the fishermen's…

Shocker: This Islamic nation wants to ban ‘Niqaab’ for woman

Now ‘Niqaab’ or full-face veils for the Muslim women will be banned in public places as the new bill proposes…

Egypt: 19 terrorists linked to Coptic Christian attack killed

Cairo [Egypt]: Egypt's Interior Ministry on Sunday confirmed that as many as 19 terrorists, linked to the recent attack on…

Egypt: 19 terrorists linked to Coptic Christian attack killed

Cairo: Egypt's Interior Ministry on Sunday confirmed that as many as 19 terrorists, linked to the recent attack on a…

7 killed in Egypt bus ambush, IS claims responsibility

Cairo: At least seven people were killed and 16 others wounded after gunmen attacked a bus carrying a group of…

Quietest Israel-Gaza border protests in months amid truce talks

Gaza City: The Israel-Gaza border saw the quietest weekly protests in months Friday, amid reports of a truce agreement between…

Netanyahu says mediation can help to prevent Gaza collapse: report

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said he welcomes mediation from the United Nations and Egypt to prevent a…

Egypt court lists 164 Islamists as leading ‘terrorists’

Cairo: An Egyptian court listed 164 Islamists as leaders of terrorist entities, including leading members of Al-Jamaa Al-Islamiya (Islamic Group)…

Mohamed Salah scores direct from corner

JOHANNESBURG: Liverpool star Mohamed Salah scored directly from a corner but was later injured as Egypt romped to a 4-1…

Egypt: 17 people given death sentence for church attacks

Cairo: A military court in Egypt awarded death sentence to 17 people over their involvement in three church suicide bombings…

Egypt: 17 people given death sentence for church attacks

Cairo: A military court in Egypt awarded death sentence to 17 people over their involvement in three church suicide bombings…

Egypt court confirms 20 death sentences over police killings

Cairo: An Egyptian court on Monday upheld death sentences for 20 Islamists convicted of killing 13 policemen during violent unrest…

Graft case: Egypt court rejects Mubarak’s appeal for reconciliation

Cairo: An Egyptian court declined on Saturday an appeal for reconciliation submitted by ousted former President Hosni Mubarak and his…

Mass death sentences in Egypt unfair: U.N. rights Chief Michelle Bachelet

Geneva: Terming it an ‘unfair trial’, United Nations human rights chief Michelle Bachelet urged Egypt’s appeals court to overturn mass…

Video of Saudi woman having breakfast with man goes viral, authorities take action

Riyadh: Saudi authorities have arrested an Egyptian hotel worker who appeared in what officials described as an "offensive" video eating…

Explosions near Egyptian Embassy in Baghdad’s Green Zone

Baghdad: Three mortar shells fell in the heavily fortified Green Zone of Baghdad on the intervening night of Thursday and…