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Moderate weather on Thursday, Cairo 24°C

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 01:28 GMT

The Metrological Authority predicts moderate weather across Egypt on Nov.29 during day-time, while cold weather is predicted across Egypt at night

ET presents Egypt's most attractive winter destinations

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 10:48 GMT

We usually find ourselves searching for winter havens. Egypt is one of the most popular tourist destinations throughout the world, especially in winter.

6 curious stories behind the origin of Egyptian dishes

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 02:56 GMT

Food plays a vital role in every country’s culture, so every country has its own unique dishes which make its cuisine special. The Italian cuisine is famous for pasta, England is known for fish and potatoes and Egypt is famed for Koshari, Molokhia and Aro

Moderate weather on Monday, Cairo 25°C

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 12:58 GMT

Egypt’s Meteorological Authority (EMA) expects moderate weather on Egypt’s northern coast, Cairo and the rest of country on Monday during the day-time, while cold weather is predicted across Egypt at night.

Why Sharm El-Sheikh serves as tourist, conferences destination

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 - 07:22 GMT

In 2000, the United Nations Educational, Science and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recognized Sharm El-Sheikh as the finest city in the world for peace and beauty.‎

How Egypt’s top 5 governorates got their names

Sun, 02 Sep 2018 - 09:55 GMT

Egypt has twenty-seven governorates. We live and travel within these governorates, but we rarely think about how these governorates got their names. We will explore the meaning of some Egyptian governorates’ names and who named them.

Egypt’s FM heads to Washington ahead of Sisi’s visit to US

Sun, 05 Aug 2018 - 03:47 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will head to Washington on Monday morning in preparation for President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi's upcoming visit to the US.

Top 5 famous stories of Egypt’s sculptures within Cairo thoroughfares

Wed, 25 Jul 2018 - 11:46 GMT

Cairo thoroughfares contain around 26 stunning statues and sculptures commemorating Egyptian role models.

Pope Tawadros leads Mass at 2nd largest church in Rome

Sun, 01 Jul 2018 - 03:57 GMT

The church of Saint Paul Apostle was erected during the fourth century AD; it also is one of the four major churches in Rome.

Most controversial driver in Egypt, who is he?

Fri, 29 Jun 2018 - 01:50 GMT

In the last few years, road accidents have become a serious problem in Egypt. Egypt loses about 12,000 lives to road accidents annually.

Benzema posts photos of Egypt’s flag during his vacation in Hurghada

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 01:58 GMT

karim Benzema leaves Egypt on Wednesday morning, after spending his annual vacation in the Egyptian Red Sea coastal cities of Hurghada and Marsa Alam.

Stories behind 9 of Egypt’s colloquial proverbs

Wed, 16 May 2018 - 09:03 GMT

Nine idioms you may encounter in Egypt and the stories behind them.

Pics: Military museums open for free on Sinai Liberation day

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 02:17 GMT

Egypt’s Armed Forces announced that the entrance to military museums would be for free on Wednesday.

Are Egyptian stray animals unfortunate to be in Egypt?

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 02:57 GMT

Egyptian animal rights advocacy groups have intensified their efforts and campaigns over the past few years to raise awareness of animal rights after a number of high-profile cases of animal abuse. Their campaigns seem to have paid off.

History of Egypt’s flags, national anthems

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 - 10:20 GMT

Every morning, Egyptian students across the nation stand up straight, facing Egypt’s flag and singing the Egyptian national anthem.

Put yourself in your mother’s shoes when you buy her gifts

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 10:50 GMT

This Mother’s Day, get your mother what she actually wants, not what you think she needs.

6 bills, 12 landmarks, statues that made it to Egypt's money

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 - 10:10 GMT

We take you through all the images on Egyptian banknotes, detailing what they represent.

Top 6 superstitions you may encounter in Egypt

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 - 10:00 GMT

People all over the world have extraordinary stories and myths about the causes of bad luck, especially in Egypt.