Disney ups its bid for Fox to counter Comcast

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

Disney sweetened its bid for key assets of 21st Century Fox Wednesday, raising its offer to $71.3 billion in cash and stock to counter a rival bid from Comcast.

Photopia to host talk with 'Yomeddine’s' director

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

Photopia, a hub for Egypt’s photographers, will host a talk with the director of the Cannes-nominated film “Yomeddine”, Abu Bakr Shawky, on June 27.

Sun sets from Karnak Temple’s western gate on June 21

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

The sun will set from the western gate of the Karnak Temple on June 21, which marks the rare astronomical phenomenon of summer solstice.

Nigeria sees a rush to get Nollywood online

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

A glamour blogger, a filmmaker and a tech mogul are competing to create a homegrown African rival to Netflix.

Minister of antiquities inspects GEM, Giza Plateau project

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

Minister of Antiquities Khaled al-Anani and head of the Armed Forces Engineering Corps inspected on Tuesday the Giza Plateau development project and GEM.

Artifacts seized in Italy to be returned to Egypt: General prosecutor

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

Italian prosecution in Salerno, Italy, agreed to return to Egypt the 118 ancient Egyptian artifacts that the Italian authorities seized in Naples, Italy.

Bilingual play brings Trumped-up Moliere to London

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

For the first time in the history of London's West End theatre district, a play is being staged in English and French.

'The Catcher was a Spy': Moe Berg's double life as secret agent

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

Baseball pro Moe Berg wasn't much of a star in the diamond but he was an MVP in the theater of war.