Helwan

Helwan Univ. denies large COVID-19 infection numbers as rumors

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 02:42 GMT

Helwan University denied rumors on social media saying that it recorded more than 200 suspected cases of Coronavirus among students.

Pics: Fire breaks out at market in Cairo, destroys shops

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 12:03 GMT

A fire broke out at a market in Greater Cairo’s Helwan district known for giving space to street vendors and destroyed a number of shops.

Retrial of 8 defendants put off to April 27 in Helwan violence case

Sat, 28 Mar 2020 - 02:29 GMT

The Cairo criminal court adjourned to April 27 the retrial of eight defendants, embroiled in violence acts in Helwan neighborhood, southern Cairo.

Pics: Egypt's Red Crescent aids Helwan dwellers as houses collapsed, 7 died

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 01:13 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Social Solidarity Nevin al-Qabbaj directed the emergency teams of the Egyptian Red Crescent to provide assistance to dwellers of an area in Helwan, near Cairo, as seven people died when their houses collapsed due to bad weather.

Helwan Uni. garners 27 medals in Championship for Disabled students

Wed, 18 Dec 2019 - 04:49 GMT

The championship was organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and was attended by 21 Egyptian universities.

Pope Tawadros lauds role of craftsmen in state renaissance

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 11:05 GMT

Pope Twadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese has praised craftsmen and their important role to achieve renaissance in the Egyptian state.

Court places 3 convicts in Mar Mina Church attack on terror list

Mon, 13 May 2019 - 02:50 GMT

The court's decision includes Ibrahim Ismail and Adel Imam who were sentenced to death on Sunday by the court.

Health Ministry: 30 killed, wounded in multiple-vehicle crash in Beni Sweif

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 09:44 GMT

At least 4 persons have been killed and 26 more injured in a multiple-vehicle crash on the eastern desert road in Beni Sweif.

Crowds at Marg station to shrink by December, as oldest line duplicates

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 10:43 GMT

Crowded lines of commuters waiting for the metro at Marg metro station in Cairo are expected to shrink as the government plans to duplicate the 30-year old subway line by the end of this year.

Princess Khadija Palace in Helwan to become museum of religion

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 07:03 GMT

Princess Khadija Palace will turn it into a cultural center and a religions civilization museum

Know the legal consequences of designating on terrorist list

Thu, 17 May 2018 - 03:04 GMT

As part of Egypt’s efforts to fight terrorism, several figures of terrorist groups have been included on Egypt's terrorist list because of their attempts to incite chaos across the country.

Organ trafficking pair arrested in Cairo

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 02:51 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior has arrested on Saturday two people in Cairo for selling and purchasing human organs via a group on social media.

Cairo court resumes hearing for witnesses of 'Helwan Cell' trial

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 12:51 GMT

The lawsuit comprises 32 defendants, accused of committing 19 crimes.

Helwan church attacker detained 15 days, pending investigation

Sun, 21 Jan 2018 - 11:15 GMT

Egypt's High State Security Prosecution ordered the detention of defendant Ibrahim Ismail Mostafa for 15 days pending investigation.

Egyptians to celebrate Coptic Eve as scheduled, Halem says

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 11:42 GMT

Egyptians will celebrate The Coptic Christmas Eve as scheduled on 6 January, said the Egyptian Coptic Church Spokesperson Paul Halem.

Meet heroes who came to rescue Helwan victims

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 02:54 GMT

Salah Megahed, the citizen who stepped in to attack the terrorist that attempted to blow up the church of Martyr Mina.

Explosive experts secure churches before New Year

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 11:10 GMT

Interior ministry’s explosive experts in Cairo and Giza are carefully checking 420 churches in the two provinces.

Member of ‘2nd Nasr City Terror Cell’ given 7-year prison term

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 10:22 GMT

Cairo Criminal Court sentenced a ‘Second Nasr city Terror Cell’ member to a seven-year rigorous imprisonment and five years of police surveillance.

Helwan church attacker still alive, undergoes surgery

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 10:12 GMT

According to Security sources, the injured attacker of Helwan’s Church of Great Martyr Mina underwent successful surgery to remove bullets from his foot.

Security measures tightened in Canal cities

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 09:59 GMT

Security forces closed all roads leading to churches in the Suez Governorate, as part of heightened security measures, ahead of Christmas festivities.

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