Messi's 'Maradona moment' faces formidable French final hurdle

Fri, 16 Dec 2022 - 11:32 GMT

After a mesmerising month of upsets, when several brash outsiders threatened soccer's status quo, the World Cup final will have a familiar feel on Sunday when two of the sport's super-heavyweights go toe to toe, each seeking a third title.

Macron leads 1st round of French election, to face Le Pen in run-off

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 02:41 GMT

Macron was projected to win 28.4% of the vote, ahead of Le Pen (23.4%) and third-placed Jean-Luc Mélenchon (21.1%), France24 reported.

March 20 marks UN French Language Day

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 09:54 GMT

UN French Language Day has been celebrated since 2010.

Memory of the day: Nigeria cuts diplomatic ties with Israel after October 1973 War

Mon, 25 Oct 2021 - 12:13 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on October 25.

Memory of the day: French Parliament declares its opposition to Egypt's nationalization of the Suez Canal in 1956

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 12:08 GMT

On August 2, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Defeat of Italians in Battle of Al-Ghardabiya in Libya in 1915

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 01:05 GMT

On April 27, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Jan. 24 marks 221st anniversary of signing El-Arish Agreement

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 03:05 GMT

Today marks the 221st anniversary of the signing of El-Arish Agreement between General Kleber and the Ottomans regarding the evacuation of the French from Egypt.

Agnes Varda, grande dame of French cinema, dies aged 90

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 - 02:00 GMT

Agnes Varda, grande dame of French cinema, dies aged 90.

Ancient Egyptian heritage fascinates Macron

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 - 01:05 GMT

French President Emanuel Macron met with the French community in Egypt and expressed his keenness to cooperate with Egypt in several fields.

Explore events of Egyptian-French cultural, artistic year 2019

Tue, 15 Jan 2019 - 03:51 GMT

The Egyptian-French cultural and artistic year 2019 will include exhibitions, dance shows and theater, art of life, literature and creativity and Munira art.

Prominent French soloists to perform at Cairo Opera House

Sat, 05 Jan 2019 - 12:15 GMT

Cairo Opera House in collaboration with the French Cultural Center will host the soloists of the Palais Garnier ( Paris Opera House) to present 4 concerts as part of Independence project that will be held in Cairo and Alexandria.

Japan-France spat over Nissan-Renault brews as Ghosn remains jailed

Fri, 30 Nov 2018 - 09:38 GMT

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and French President Emmanuel Macron were arranging to meet on the sidelines of the G20 summit meeting, media said

A Celebration of Movement and Dance

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 - 08:00 GMT

Katherine Bakhoum’s current exhibit features dreamy landscape vistas and intriguingly dressed characters set amidst detailed stylized bordering and backgrounds full of decorative patterns.

French magazine writes about Dina Mandour

Sat, 27 Oct 2018 - 09:30 GMT

Mandour stated on her official Facebook page that the article was titled “Dina Mandour, the voice of the Francophone”.

One killed in knife attack in Paris suburb - source

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 09:01 GMT

One person was killed and two seriously wounded in a knife attack in the Paris suburb of Trappes, a police source said.

'Beauty and the Dogs' to screen at Zamalek Cinema

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 - 03:20 GMT

French/Tunisian drama "Beauty and the Dogs" will be screening at Zamalek Cinema on Tuesday, Apr. 24.

Drama film ‘The Blessed’ screening at Cairo Cinema Days

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 01:45 GMT

French drama “The Blessed” will be screening as part of the Cairo Cinema Days event sometime during Apr. 23 and Apr. 29.

‘The World With a Spherical Vision’ to kick off on March 23

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 - 01:02 GMT

Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum launches "The World with a Spherical Vision" exhibition organized by the French National Library, starting from March 23 - June 2.

Psychological film 'Cache' to screen at ROOM Art Space

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 - 03:28 GMT

Psychological French film "Cache" will be screening at ROOM Art Space & Café on March 4, 2018.

French jazz violinist Didier Lockwood dies aged 62

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 09:20 GMT

French jazz violinist Didier Lockwood dies aged 62