Al Jazeera fabricates video on alleged protests in Egypt: AFP

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 03:17 GMT

The fabricated video also went viral on pro-Muslim Brotherhood trolls’ accounts on social media platforms and their channels.

Egypt signs €151M agreement with AFD to support energy sector

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 11:55 GMT

This agreement aims to secure immediate funding from multilateral and bilateral development partners for budgetary support and assistance in mitigating the impact of the pandemic.

Egypt signs €50M agreement with AFD to renovate Cairo Metro Line 1

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 03:33 GMT

The Minister revealed that the purpose of the project is to renovate and modernize the Cairo Metro Line 44km from North to South across the heart of Cairo and connecting with both Line 2 and Line 3.

Egypt stresses constitution grants freedom of expression, laws against violations

Fri, 15 Nov 2019 - 01:49 GMT

Marawan further stressed that some so-called human rights organizations are relying on their reports on the testimonies and tales of people of certain trends and agendas.

Stevie Nicks tapped for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as solo artist

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 - 12:31 GMT

Stevie Nicks, already an inductee of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as the singer of Fleetwood Mac, was nominated to the music pantheon for the first time as a solo artist on Tuesday.

Villain 'Venom' is box office hero in North American theaters

Mon, 08 Oct 2018 - 12:05 GMT

Superhero blockbuster "Venom" saved the day at the North American box office this weekend, pulling in an estimated $80 million in ticket sales

The filmmakers putting a human face on US migrant crisis

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 - 10:28 GMT

Salvadoran medical volunteer Erick Beltran was on duty two years ago when gang members stormed his rescue corps base and riddled him with bullets. He hadn't yet turned 15.

Music boss urges open ears as songwriters enter Hall of Fame

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 10:04 GMT

Sara Bareilles, John Mellencamp and Kool and the Gang on Thursday entered the Songwriters Hall of Fame as top music executive Lucian Grainge urged the industry to keep its ears open to new sounds.

Rare Picasso painting in Hong Kong ahead of historic auction

Tue, 30 Jan 2018 - 02:36 GMT

Rare Picasso painting in Hong Kong ahead of historic auction

Sudan detains Reuters, AFP reporters in Khartoum

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 - 03:20 GMT

Sudanese authorities have detained a Reuters stringer and an AFP reporter who were covering protests in the capital Khartoum

Pro-regime rallies due in Tehran as US imposes sanctions

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 12:51 GMT

Pro-regime rallies were due to reach Tehran Friday with authorities seeking to put the past week's unrest to bed

Egypt is moving through right path: AFP CEO

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 - 03:20 GMT

“Egypt will achieve a remarkable renaissance in the near future thanks to the current reform program,” stated AFP Chairman

Picasso's Italy journey celebrated in Rome expo

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 10:23 GMT

In the frosty first months of 1917, Spanish master Pablo Picasso travelled to Italy in search of inspiration for the sets he was designing for the "Parade" ballet.

Fly me to the Moon: For some, lunar village takes shape

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 07:41 GMT

BY 2040, a hundred people will live on the Moon, melting ice for water, 3D-printing homes and tools, eating plants grown in lunar soil, and competing in low-gravity.

Moliere meets Mad Men as French theatres prepare to show ads

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 08:57 GMT

rench theatres are set to break a major taboo and show adverts before the curtain goes up.

Rebuilding tourism after Irma, an epic task for islands

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 01:55 GMT

It's been over a week since hurricane Irma ripped through the Caribbean - but for paradise islands overwhelmingly dependent on the tourist trade.

Iraq Kurd MPs to vote on independence referendum

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 12:30 GMT

The Iraqi Kurdish parliament prepared to vote Friday on holding an independence referendum while keeping the door open for a last-minute.

Anger as German AfD leader urges 'pride' in wartime troops

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 12:28 GMT

German politicians voiced outrage Friday after a leader of the rightwing populist AfD party said Germany should be proud of its soldiers who fought in two world wars.

Israeli ministers seek to curb Supreme Court power

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 12:26 GMT

Key Israeli ministers have announced plans to limit the power of the Supreme Court, accusing it of hindering the work of the rightwing coalition government.

Pochettino urges Spurs to make fast start against Dortmund

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 12:15 GMT

Mauricio Pochettino has warned his Tottenham Hotspur stars that they must make a fast start to their Champions League campaign or risk another early exit.