Egypt Today staff

Sisi marks Eid al-Adha with prayers, greetings

Wed, Aug. 22, 2018

Sisi expressed his heartfelt greeting on the holy occasion to the leaders of Arab world

Death toll among Egyptian pilgrims on hajj reaches 30

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Deaths from heat exhaustion, fatigue and natural causes are a common occurrence among pilgrims on the hajj.

In pics: Debtors reunite with families in Eid El-Adha

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Prison Authority held a celebration on Tuesday, first day of Eid El-Adha, to announce the names of released debtors.

Bahrain suspends issuing entry visas for Qatari nationals

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Bahrain’s Ministry of Interior announced on Tuesday the suspension of issuing entry visas for Qatari nationals to Bahrain.

St. Macarius’s Faltaous al-Makary hospitalized due to leg gangrene

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Monk Faltaous al-Makary who is charged with murdering Bishop Epiphanius was hospitalized due to a degraded case of gangrene in the leg

Gov't to install surveillance cameras in new bid to control railway accidents

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Transport Minister Hisham Arafat ordered on Tuesday the Railway Authority to install surveillance cameras around the central control towers of the National Railways to monitor workers and prevent train accidents.

Parks receive Egyptians to celebrate Eid El-Adha

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Egyptians go to public parks, like Fostat Park and Giza Zoo, as well as museums to celebrate Eid.

National Council for Women responds to harassment during Eid

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

In preparation for Eid El-Adha, the National Council for Women (NCW) announced on Tuesday that they will operate 24-hours to receive complaints from women during the holiday period