Al-Azhar condemns terror bombing at Somalia’s Baidoa

Tue, 26 May 2020 - 01:49 GMT

Al-Azhar condemned the terrorist bombing that hit Baidoa city, northwest the Somali capital Mogadishu, which left five people killed and others injured.

Bourse, banks resume work on Wed. after Eidul Adha vacation

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 - 11:05 GMT

Egypt's bourse and banks will resume work on Wednesday after the end of Eidul Adha three-day vacation.

Prisoners to be released by presidential pardon in Eid El-Adha

Thu, 01 Aug 2019 - 12:59 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi issued on Thursday a decree to pardon 513 prisoners on the occasion of Eid El-Adha.

President Sisi to receive martyrs families on 1st day of Eid

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 - 03:49 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi announced he will receive the families of Armed Forces and Police martyrs on the first day of Eid and perform prayers with them like last year.

Treat yourself to an exquisite Eid this year at Grand Nile Tower

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 01:30 GMT

With the Eid holiday approaching quickly are you longing for something special this year? Why not treat yourself to an exquisite Eid at Grand Nile Tower?

Central operations room activated at IDSC to address Eid emergencies

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 - 12:12 GMT

Madbouli gave directives of activating the central operations room at the cabinet's Information and Decision Support Center all through Eidual Adha vacation.

Afghan president extends ceasefire with Taliban by 10 days

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 - 06:29 GMT

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's office on Sunday extended a unilateral ceasefire with Taliban militants, due to end on Wednesday June 20, by 10 days.

Intensified inspection campaigns to detect electricity theft cases

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 11:18 GMT

The Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy is initiating intensified inspection campaigns.

A look back: Ramadan’s Supermarket Expo

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 10:00 GMT

With 800,000 attendees and 250 exhibitors, this year’s food exhibition came as a much-needed relief for the inflation-burdened citizen; and right before Ramadan.

Perfect Eid hanging-out spots at nominal prices

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 08:00 GMT

During Eid al Fitr, Muslims celebrate the end of the holly month of Ramadan and being able to resume their normal lives and activities after a concentrated dosage of spiritual activities.

Kahk Uncontested

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 07:00 GMT

Ramadan may have its basboussa, kunafa and qatayef jostling for space on the dessert table, but come Eid one cookie reigns supreme: kahk. Food blogger Tasbih Sallam shares her modern-day recipe for the traditional Eid treat.

Iraqi PM invites politicians to meet after Eid holiday

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 - 03:07 GMT

Haider al-Abadi invited Iraq's political groups to meet after the Eid al-Fitr Muslim holiday and agree on how to move forward in establishing a new parliament.

Security around archaeological sites intensified during Eid

Sat, 09 Jun 2018 - 10:24 GMT

Ahead of Eid al-Fitr, the Egyptian government has intensified its preparations by declaring emergency in various sectors and facilities, as well as archaeological sites.

Afghanistan announces ceasefire with Taliban for Eid

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 - 10:40 GMT

Afghanistan announced Thursday an apparently unilateral ceasefire with the Taliban for Eid, the holiday that caps off Ramadan.

The dying art of Eid cards

Sun, 03 Sep 2017 - 11:27 GMT

As Eid Al-Adha celebrations have come upon us, friends and families start broadcasting their well wishes to their contact list in the form of Eid cards.

Video: The British Ambassador in Egypt cooks Fattah in Eid

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 - 12:08 GMT

The British ambassador to Egypt John Casson is keen to share Egyptians their food traditions in their especial events and feasts.

et Guide: Eid Gifts for Him

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 - 09:00 GMT

If you are out of gift ideas and do not know what to get to your brother, father, best friend, fiancé, or husband, here are 5 gifts that men would like.

Egyptians flock to public parks for Eid

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 04:19 GMT

During national holidays, including Eid Al-Adha, people in Egypt go to public parks.

Intensified security presence in Cairo to secure Eid al-Adha celebrations

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 01:20 GMT

The Ministry of Interior implemented a comprehensive plan to secure citizens and facilities across the capital for the Eid al-Adha celebrtations.

et Guide: Places to eat out at this Eid

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 11:30 GMT

Here is an Egypt Today approved list of restaurants to go and dine in this Eid.