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Sombre pageantry as funeral begins for Britain's Queen Elizabeth

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 10:33 GMT

King Charles and other senior British royals followed Queen Elizabeth's coffin into Westminster Abbey on Monday, joining world leaders and monarchs to bid farewell to a beloved figure who unified the nation through her 70-year reign.

Britain’s Horniman Museum to return looted Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 03:58 GMT

Head of the Horniman Museum in London has agreed to return the stolen valuable collection to Nigeria because it is 'morally the appropriate' thing to do.

April 14, the day RMS Titanic sank

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 01:15 GMT

The RMS Titanic, the largest passenger ship in the early 1900s, sank on April 14, 1912.

Largest archaeological excavation in England reveals the treasures of Northamptonshire

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 11:52 GMT

More than 100 excavations have begun along 134 miles of the HS2 high-speed rail route being built between London and Birmingham as part of a £900m project.

Leaked audio shows massive rift between Muslim Brotherhood’s London and Istanbul ‘fronts’

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 02:28 GMT

A series of leaked phone calls by leaders of the group has been dubbed “the war of leaks” in the Egyptian media, signaling a form of “vengeance” between the Islamist group’s clans.

International exhibition 'Ramses & the Pharaohs’ Gold' to be held in November

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 - 12:27 GMT

Egypt's Council of Ministers agreed to hold the exhibition in four international cities.

David Hockney painting by Lucian Freud sold for £15 M at Sotheby's in London

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 01:14 GMT

The painting has not been seen in public since it was shown at the National Portrait Gallery in 2012.

Memory of the day: World's 1st automated teller machine installed in London in 1967

Sun, 27 Jun 2021 - 11:30 GMT

On June 27, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Big Ben in London begins operation in 1859

Thu, 03 Jun 2021 - 10:07 GMT

On June 3, many important events took place.

Sotheby's Auction House sells Adam Hanin's masterpiece for £50,400

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 01:47 GMT

Sotheby's International Auction House in London, sold a statue entitled “The Man and the Fish”, by the late artist Adam Hanin, in an auction titled "20th Century Art / Middle East".

Egypt repatriates ancient stone piece from London

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 01:58 GMT

Egypt's government cherishes every single part of its heritage and works diligently to bring back home any artifact that has gone out of the country illegally.

Egypt’s CPYP signs protocol with Willis Towers Watson to develop young cadres

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 01:03 GMT

Egypt’s political parties’ Youth Coordination Committee (CPYP) signed a cooperation protocol Saturday with the leading London-based insurance company Willis Towers Watson, to develop Egyptian youth cadres.

In Pics: Christie’s Auction House holds auction for Egyptian, Roman antiquities on Dec. 16

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Christie's International Auction House in London is preparing to present the "Antiques" auction, which includes a large number of Egyptian and Roman antiquities for sale.

'Wonder Woman' director warns movie-going could become extinct

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 12:08 GMT

Patty Jenkins’ new “Wonder Woman” movie has been delayed three times during the coronavirus pandemic. Now, the director is sounding the alarm that movie-going itself is under real threat.

Acting MB guide: Huge divisions witnessed in Brotherhood group

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 05:58 GMT

Acting Guide of Muslim Brotherhood Ibrahim Mounir who is residing in London revealed huge divisions within the group.

Lone revellers brighten Notting Hill's empty streets on carnival day

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 11:46 GMT

Notting Hill Carnival, a highlight of the British summer, may have been cancelled this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but a couple of colourful individuals on Monday were determined to bring some festival spirit to west London’s quiet streets.

TV viewing surges during Britain's lockdown, led by streaming services

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 11:23 GMT

Britons spent 40% of their waking day watching TV and online video at the height of the COVID-19 lockdown in April.

Egypt congratulates Minouche Shafik on becoming Life Peer in UK House of Lords

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 08:28 GMT

Dame Minouche Shafik is the director of London School of Economics (LSE).

Giant cherry with cream, fly and drone unveiled on London's Fourth Plinth

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 12:03 GMT

A 9-tonne sculpture of a giant swirl of whipped cream with a cherry on top, as well as a fly and a drone, was unveiled on Trafalgar Square’s Fourth Plinth in London on Thursday.

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