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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”.

During meeting with Sisi; Macron says Egypt, France relations ‘strong’

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 05:50 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al Sisi met on Tuesday with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron as he praised the strong relations between Egypt and France.

'Egypt Night' highlights Egypt-U.S. challenges, war on terrorism

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 04:39 GMT

The conference is being organized by American Pulse, in cooperation with the American Bar Association.

After Thomas Cook collapse, UK PM asks why bosses got paid millions

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 02:12 GMT

Prime Minister Boris Johnson questioned whether the travel firm’s bosses should have paid themselves so much ahead of its demise.

Egyptian hordes show support for President Sisi for 5th day

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 01:32 GMT

President Sisi will deliver a speech before the UNGA on Wednesday.

Sisi, Norway PM discuss cooperation in trade, tourism

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 01:19 GMT

President Sisi expressed Egypt's keenness on boosting relations with Norway in various fields, presidential spokesman BassamRady said.

Sisi, Trump mull regional topics in New York meeting

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - 09:56 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi met with US counterpart Donald Trump on the sidelines of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 47) being held in New York.