Articles about Suez Canal

Suez Canal authorities release hulking vessel after settlement deal

07 Jul 2021

World
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.

Ever Given: Ship stuck in Suez Canal finally freed

29 Mar 2021

World
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.

Ever Given: Cargo ship stuck in Suez Canal 'partially refloated'

29 Mar 2021

World
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.

Suez Canal blockage: India's 4-point plan to deal with situation

27 Mar 2021

India
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.

Massive ship blocks Suez Canal causing world's largest shipping jam

25 Mar 2021

World
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.

Egypt bomb blasts: 3-month state of emergency declared

10 Apr 2017

World
Egypt bomb blasts: 3-month state of emergency declared

In the wake of the twin blasts that occurred in two Egyptian churches, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi declared a state of emergency for three months.

25 dead as a bomb blasts inside an Egyptian church

09 Apr 2017

World
25 dead as a bomb blasts inside an Egyptian church

A deadly blast took place killing atleast 25 people inside a church in Egypt's Tanta, north of Cairo.