pharaohs

Is it a common mistake to call the ancient Egyptian civilization the Pharaonic civilization?

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The description of "Pharaonic" has become the common name for our ancient civilization, which is one of the oldest, most influential and important civilizations on Earth.

Egypt’s Ancient Pharaohs, the first to discover gold

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 03:09 GMT

The first to discover gold was the Pharaohs, through excavations in the Eastern Desert, Red Sea and Nubia. Ancient Egyptians excelled in manufacturing gold and it had a strong presence in their life.

Pepi I Meryre, the first to establish a real army in Egypt

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 04:13 GMT

During his reign, the first real army was formed in Egypt. Among the most famous senior men in his country was the owner of the cemetery in Abydos, Sohag.

How did the Pharaohs protect themselves from epidemics and diseases?

Mon, 20 Apr 2020 - 09:31 GMT

The Pharaohs were were not subjected to epidemics because they were keen on eating healthy foods.

Faded colors of ancient Egyptian sarcophagus restored in Australia

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:49 GMT

In the past, archeologists used very basic tools in their attempts to unveil secrets of ancient Egypt.

Spanish Newspaper ABC amazed by Minya’s discovery

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 03:12 GMT

The Spanish newspaper ABC shed light on the discovery of 16 graves with 20 coffins of various shapes and sizes in Minya Governorate.

Ancient Egyptian artefacts allegedly spotted in Nasa’s photo of Mars

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 - 12:55 GMT

This is not the first time an object is spotted on Mars that is believed to belong to the ancient Pharaonic civilization.

Sonbol denies allegation of using black cement to restore Ramses III

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 - 09:36 GMT

Head of the Central Department of Restoration and Conservation of Antiquities Gharib Sonbol has stated that Egypt’s antiquities and monuments are in safe hands.

Egyptian monuments reside in over 39 museums worldwide

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 09:00 GMT

Hundreds of ancient Egyptian artifacts are displayed in various museums worldwide.

Sakkara dazzles the world as new discovery unfolds

Thu, 09 May 2019 - 08:05 GMT

Sakkara dazzles the world once again as new discovery there unfolds. A new discovery was announced by the Ministry of Antiquities on May 4.

65 artifacts confiscated by police in Menia

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 - 01:48 GMT

Among the seized artifacts were antiquities dating back to 11th Dynasty and coins dating back to the Greek-Byzantine eras.

26th International Egyptian Marathon kicks off with participation of 38 countries

Fri, 11 Jan 2019 - 12:02 GMT

With the participation of 200 runners from 38 countries, the International Egyptian Marathon continues in its 26th edition.

Ministry of Antiquities managed to restore stolen artifact

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 - 02:52 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities received a stone-carved artifact from the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

New discoveries made in Aswan's Tell Edfu

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 - 02:21 GMT

The American Archaeological Mission of the University of Chicago made a number of important discoveries during the mission's work in Tell Edfu, Aswan

Egyptian Archeological Mission uncovers 2 ancient tombs in Luxor

Thu, 27 Sep 2018 - 03:45 GMT

The Egyptian Archaeological Mission working in Al-Asasif region, west of Luxor discovered Thursday two ancient tombs containing two mummified corpses

French tourism to Egypt in 2018 spikes 146%: magazine

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 - 10:19 GMT

“Tourists no longer prefer going to Tunisia or Turkey only, Egypt is back in the competition again after years of instability,” the French magazine TourMaG said

150 ancient Egyptian masterpieces in Grimaldi’s Forum July 7

Fri, 06 Jul 2018 - 02:25 GMT

The Gold of the Pharaohs exhibition will present 149 masterpieces from Cairo Museum, including 2 pieces from King Tutankhamen’s Collection.

Egypt and Greece reshuffle their players in tonight’s match

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 - 12:31 GMT

Egypt face Greece on Tuesday night at their second friendly game after losing to Portugal on Friday.

History profile: Hatshepsut, the woman who ruled armies of men

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 - 02:19 GMT

Hatshepsut accomplished what no other woman had before her. She ruled the most powerful civilization for over 20 years

Three major values attract world to ‘Aida’ opera

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 10:22 GMT

Egypt Today breaks down opera fans’ attraction to “Aida” opera by Giuseppe Verdi into three major values.

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