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Egypt offers condolences to US over Ida Hurricane victims

Fri, 03 Sep 2021 - 05:31 GMT

Egypt has offered its deepest condolences to the United States over the victims of flash flooding caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida that brought torrential rains.

Memory of the day: Formation of new government in Egypt headed by Ahmed Naguib al-Hilali in 1952

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 02:17 GMT

On July 22, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: ‘The Voice of the Arabs’ radio station launches in Cairo in 1953

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 01:13 GMT

On July 4, many important events took place.

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.

Active Egyptian participation in UN Commission on Status of Women in New York

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 12:13 GMT

The session sees an active participation from the National Council of Women in cooperation with Egypt's permanent mission to the UN in New York.

Egyptian Consul General in New York signs protocol to retrieve smuggled Egyptian palette

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 01:35 GMT

Egypt succeeded in retrieving the Egyptian artifact which was on its way to be sold in an auction hall in New York.

Egyptian community in NY city celebrates 7th anniversary of June 30 Revolution

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 11:53 GMT

The community members announced their support to President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s foreign policy in dealing with a number of regional and international issues.

EgyptAir operates exceptional flight to New York to bring stranded Egyptians back

Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 02:40 GMT

EgyptAir's exceptional flight No. 981 left for New York on Wednesday to return the stranded Egyptians after flights to and from Egypt were suspended on March 19.

NY Gov. orders all nonessential workers to stay home

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 09:29 GMT

The two states have a combined population of nearly 59 million people, meaning the two orders affect nearly 1 in 5 Americans.

Disney delays Marvel's 'Black Widow' debut due to coronavirus

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:47 GMT

Earlier, Disney had pulled the release of the live action version of it animated epic adventure “Mulan” and two other films amid the global coronavirus outbreak.

Hip hop museum to open in its birthplace in the Bronx

Fri, 06 Mar 2020 - 09:09 GMT

A small pop-up exhibit gives a preview of the Universal Hip Hop Museum’s permanent home, set to open in 2023 to celebrate the culture’s global history.

New York prosecutor says former movie producer Weinstein abused his power

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 - 09:56 GMT

New York prosecutors told jurors that Harvey Weinstein abused his power and pushed back against claims by the former Hollywood producer’s defense team that his accusers were not credible.

First defense witness in Weinstein's New York rape trial takes aim at accusers

Fri, 07 Feb 2020 - 09:51 GMT

The first defense witness in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial acknowledged on Thursday sending messages to the former producer in which he disparaged the “dog pile of actresses” who had accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct.

Shakespeare's First Folio to be sold at auction in New York in April

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 10:11 GMT

A rare 1623 book that brought together William Shakespeare’s works for the first time will go up for auction in April, Christie’s auction house announced.

Egypt stops sale of archaeological painting in NY

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 12:10 GMT

The merchant acquired a forged export permit in 1970. The painting will return to Egypt after completing the necessary investigations and procedures.

On Halloween cemetery tours, the dead come to life

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 - 10:31 GMT

Bottum blames his inner child when asked why a grown man was spending a recent pre-Halloween evening wandering among the tombs of New York’s Woodlawn Cemetery.

Fragile hopes rise in Yemen: UN envoy

Tue, 22 Oct 2019 - 09:14 GMT

UN Secretary General’s special envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths and Relief Chief Mark Lowcock told Security Council on Thursday that there was “cause for optimism”

Al Jazeera claims explosion in Cairo, continues to spread false news

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 - 01:18 GMT

Qatari Al Jazeera channel continues to broadcast and spread rumors and fake news, especially regarding Egypt.

Pics: Egyptian communities in New York, Berlin celebrate anniversary of October 6 victories

Mon, 07 Oct 2019 - 01:15 GMT

The Egyptian community in New York held a grand celebration on the 46th anniversary of the glorious victory of October 6 in Time Square, the most famous square in New York City.

Washington-based Middle East Institute to hold conference at Princeton Club in New York

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 01:34 GMT

It held under the title “The Middle East’s Strategic Map and Patterns of New Threats”.