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Breaking: Veteran Egyptian actress Ragaa el Gedawy passes away at 82, from COVID-19 complications

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 05:47 GMT

Veteran Egyptian actress Ragaa el Gedawy passes away at 82, from severe health complications of COVID-19.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism& Antiquities releases ‘Heliopolis Tale’ booklet narrating Baron Palace history

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 08:25 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities released cultural book entitled ‘’Heliopolis Tale’’ in both Arabic and English on the side-lines of the inauguration of ‘’ Heliopolis, sun city’’ exhibition in Baron Palace.

Police arrest Ahmed Bassam Zaki over 100 rape, harrasment accusations

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 08:05 GMT

Ahmed Bassam Zaki, a man accused of raping, sexually assaulting, threatening and harassing more than 100 woman has been detained pending investigation.

Essad Younis in hot water because of ‘Fetzahia’

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 07:41 GMT

Egyptian star Essad Younis was severely criticised over a post she wrote on her official Facebook page entitled ‘’Fetzahia’’.

Businessman Ayman Al-Gamil praises gov't decisions to run Senate election

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 06:08 GMT

Businessman Ayman al-Gameel praised the government decision to run elections for the Senate, deeming it “a new celebration for democracy.”

Egypt's National Council for Women calls on girls to quickly report harassment crimes

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 04:40 GMT

The National Council for Women announces its full support for the girls who are victims of harassment and rape, and it calls upon them to quickly report the crimes that were circulated on Instagram.

Egypt’s National Election Authority announces senate election timeline

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 03:40 GMT

Egypt will hold elections for the Senate on Aug 11-12, election commissioner Lasheen Ibrahim told a televised press conference on Saturday.

Assala's Love&Peace song amasses almost 1M views in 24 hours

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 03:26 GMT

Famed star Assala recent song '' Love and Peace'' acheived huge sucess amassing about 900000 views on YouTube in 24 hours.

OPINION: After the African mini-summit: New Challenges for Egyptian’s Diplomacy

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 02:28 GMT

This international position would have represented an important legal and diplomatic constraint on Ethiopia.

Partial penumbral lunar eclipse to be seen Sunday

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 11:48 GMT

The so-called Buck Moon can be seen only by telescopes in the regions where it appears.

El Shahat to miss CAF Champions League semis

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 11:15 GMT

El Shahat joined the Red Devils in 2019 and since then he became a key player in Rene Weiler's squad.

Liverpool are close to sign Alcantara

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 11:13 GMT

The Spanish player wants to experience a different competition, according to Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.

Manchester City's interest in Messi is real

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 11:04 GMT

According to Spanish reports, Messi is fed up with the current club board after many conflicts between the player and the directors in recent years.

Egypt's GFF extended submissions for projects in development for one more week

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 10:06 GMT

CineGouna SpringBoard, GFF’s industry arm, has decided to reopen the submissions for projects in development one more week.

Substantial differences found between Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia on GERD: Irrigation Ministry

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 11:40 GMT

Substantial differences between Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia were found during reviewing the three countries stances regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam talks

Egypt’s Attorney General arrests 2 suspects for insulting Sudanese child

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 06:46 GMT

Attorney General ordered, arresting two suspects in detention pending investigations; after accusing them of insulting a Sudanese child

‘Egyptians stand with you Sisi’ hashtag trends on social media marking July 3rd anniversary

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 04:42 GMT

Marking the seventh anniversary of July 3rd, 2013; Social media users tweeted using hashtag “Egyptians stand with you Sisi” remembering rallying in the streets, demanding the armed forces to intervene against former pro-Muslim brotherhood president Moham

Sisi congratulates President of Belarus on Independence Day

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 04:39 GMT

Today Belarus celebrates Independence Day, the main holiday of Belarusian statehood.

UAE, France affirm backing Egyptian initiative to resolve Libyan crisis

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 04:18 GMT

Emirati Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdullah bin Zayed and his French counterpart, Jean-Yves Le Drian on Friday affirmed their support to the Egyptian initiative to end the crisis in Libya, Emirati News Agency (WAM) reported.

Egypt strongly condemns Turkish ‘provocative’ practices in Iraq

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 02:47 GMT

Turkey launched airstrikes against different targets in Kurdistan region, northern Iraq, reported Shafaq News Agency.