Articles about Egypt
07 Jul 2021
Suez Canal authorities release hulking vessel after settlement deal
Suez Canal authorities announced on Wednesday the release of a hulking shipping vessel that blocked the crucial east-west waterway for nearly a week earlier this year.
19 Apr 2021
Egypt: 11 killed in train crash north of Cairo
A passenger train derailed north of Cairo on Sunday, killing at least 11 people, Egyptian authorities said. It was the latest of several rail accidents to hit the country in recent years.
29 Mar 2021
Ever Given: Ship stuck in Suez Canal finally freed
The cargo ship stuck in the Suez Canal for days has been freed, authorities and visuals from the passageway confirmed on Monday.
29 Mar 2021
Ever Given: Cargo ship stuck in Suez Canal 'partially refloated'
The cargo ship stuck in the Suez Canal for days has been "partially refloated," a canal services firm said without providing further details about when the canal would reopen.
27 Mar 2021
Suez Canal blockage: India's 4-point plan to deal with situation
The Indian Government has come up with a four-pronged plan to deal with the situation arising from the massive traffic jam in the Suez Canal as the blockage is badly hitting the global trade.
25 Mar 2021
Massive ship blocks Suez Canal causing world's largest shipping jam
A massive container ship stuck in the Suez Canal has caused a massive jam, bringing the busy trade route to a halt.
16 Jan 2020
Top video games to teach history
People often find history difficult and boring.
05 Dec 2019
What Nirmala Sitharaman said after 'Don't eat much onions' remark
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said in the Parliament that she doesn't eat a lot of onions or garlic and neither does her family.
25 Aug 2019
Here are some interesting records held by Mohamed Salah
Egyptian superstar Mohamed Salah has been on a roll ever since he has signed for Premier League giants Liverpool.
21 Aug 2019
Travel photography on your mind? Visit these five places
Whether you are a professional travel photographer, or just want to "decorate" your Instagram account with some awe-inspiring and beautiful clicks, know that you have hit the right track.
22 Jan 2019
Egyptian TV host interviews gay man, sentenced to jail, penalized
An Egyptian TV host was recently sentenced to one year in jail for interviewing a gay man last August.
07 Jan 2019
'Harry Potter' site reveals what wizards did before bathrooms existed
The Harry Potter universe is forever expanding as the author JK Rowling keeps providing new information to fans.
26 Dec 2018
Liverpool risk losing Mohamed Salah amid interests in Israeli footballer
Reports suggest Red Bull Salzburg striker Moanes Dabour has caught the fancy of English giants Liverpool, with the Reds considering him as a backup option to Roberto Firmino.
24 Dec 2018
Here are world's safest and most-unsafe travel destinations for 2019
As we are stepping into 2019, we have also started making our travel lists.
09 Dec 2018
Danish couple climbs Pyramid of Giza, poses naked, uploads video
Today's wanderlust generation has only one motto- break boundaries and reach every nook and corner of the world.
03 Dec 2018
VAR could be introduced from Champions League round of 16
The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) has been the most recent revolutionary change in football.
20 Oct 2018
Jurgen Klopp hits out at UEFA Nations League once again
Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp had earlier stated that the Nations League is the most useless football competition in the whole world.
16 Oct 2018
Salah, Mane, Virgil van Dijk injured; problems arise for Liverpool
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has serious reasons to worry as three key players of his team suffered injuries and are unlikely to play against Huddersfield.
09 Sep 2018
Egypt: Court hands 5-year jail term to UNESCO award-winning photojournalist
An Egyptian court on Saturday handed a five-year jail sentence to a prominent photojournalist, Mahmoud Abu Zeid, widely known as Shawkan, who had earlier this year received the UNESCO's World Freedom Prize.
20 Aug 2018
#CareerBytes: Top video games to teach history
People often find history difficult and boring.
20 Aug 2018
Five best countries to visit in the Middle East
To many people, international travel simply means packing bags and heading to Europe.
25 Jun 2018
Why is Mo Salah thinking of quitting Egypt's team?
Liverpool star forward Mohamed Salah is reportedly considering his future with the Egyptian football team.
19 Jun 2018
2018 FIFA World Cup: Russia vs Egypt preview
2018 FIFA World Cup hosts Russia cruised in their first match with a 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia.
15 Jun 2018
FIFA 2018 World Cup: Egypt vs Uruguay preview
Egypt are all set to make their first World Cup appearance in 28 years as they take on Uruguay in the second match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
04 Jun 2018
Egypt name World Cup squad; include injured Salah
There is some positive news for Egypt and Mohamed Salah fans after the Liverpool forward was included in the 23-man 2018 FIFA World Squad on Monday.
02 Jun 2018
Salah likely to be a part of Egypt's WC campaign
We have some good news for all Egypt fans.
30 May 2018
Football: Egyptian lawyer files $1.2 billion lawsuit against Ramos
An Egyptian lawyer has filed a $1.2 billion lawsuit against Real Madrid skipper Sergio Ramos for injuring Liverpool mid-fielder Mohamed Salah.
27 May 2018
Shoulder injury could stop Salah from playing World Cup
Liverpool forward Mo Salah suffered a horrific injury during his side's Champions League final encounter with Real Madrid.
01 Apr 2018
More than 1 million Egyptians want Salah as their President
Stopping Mohamed Salah is a problem for most of his opponents. The Egyptian forward has taken the Premier League by storm this season scoring 29 goals in just 31 appearances for Liverpool.
15 Mar 2018
Egypt: Photography exhibition on India held, 60 photographs showcased
Egypt has organized a photo exhibition that showcased 60 photographs taken from different parts of India by Egyptian photographer Khaled Gawdat.
28 Feb 2018
Egypt: Singer Laila Amer sentenced to two-year imprisonment for belly-dancing
An Egyptian court sentenced a little-known female singer Laila Amer to two years in prison over an online video it says "incites debauchery and immorality."
09 Feb 2018
The rise and rise of Liverpool's Mohamed Salah
Egypt's Mohamed Salah has taken the EPL by storm, ever since his £34.3 mn move to Liverpool from Roma in the summer.
27 Dec 2017
Egypt: Authorities hang 15 jihadists in country's largest mass execution
Egypt has executed 15 prisoners convicted for a 2013 attack on security forces in Sinai.
18 Dec 2017
UN Security Council to vote on Trump's Jerusalem announcement
The UN Security Council is set to vote today on a draft resolution calling for a withdrawal of US President Donald Trump's recent announcement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
13 Dec 2017
Egyptian singer jailed for suggestively eating fruits in music video
Shaimaa Ahmed, a 25-year-old Egyptian singer, was convicted on Tuesday of inciting debauchery through her music video.
25 Nov 2017
Egypt's Sisi vows forceful response after attack kills 235
Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi said his country would respond with "the utmost force" after an attack on a mosque in North Sinai killed 235 people.
24 Nov 2017
Egypt: Deadly terror strike at mosque leaves 155 dead
At least 155 people have been killed after terrorists launched a suicide bomb and gun attack on Al Rawdah mosque in Bir al-Abed town of Egypt's North Sinai province.
10 Nov 2017
Celebratory gunfire: Egyptian bridegroom shot in genitals night before wedding
28-year-old Egyptian man Osman al-Alsaied was seriously injured after he was shot on his genitals with shotgun pellets by a guest at his wedding.
03 Nov 2017
Egyptian TV presenter convicted for promoting pregnancy among single women
A popular Egyptian TV presenter has been sentenced to three years imprisonment and fined 10,000 Egyptian pounds (Rs. 36,622) for inciting single women to get pregnant, thereby "threatening the fabric of Egyptian life."
24 Oct 2017
Thistlegorm Project: 360-degree online VR tour of British WWII shipwreck
Scientists comprehensively digitized a World War II shipwreck to develop an online Virtual Reality experience, allowing users to explore one of the world's most famous shipwreck-diving sites, the British freighter SS Thistlegorm.