Ancient Egyptian

Celebrating Christmas, Amira Selim releases ancient Egyptian song ‘Merut Ek’

Sat, 07 Jan 2023 - 11:51 GMT

Celebrating Christmas, Amira Selim releases ancient Egyptian song ‘Merut Ek’

People are not after vulgar art; they need access to quality music: Violinist Mounib

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:32 GMT

“We do not usually see that seamless fusion of western and oriental instruments together,” Mounib commenting on Parade orchestra.

Hawass reveals Pharaos secrets at Ain Shams University on Mar.31

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 - 05:28 GMT

Acclaimed Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass gave a speech on Sunday, March 31 at Ain Shams University on Friday, March 31.

Egypt retrieves 2 smuggled artifacts from Switzerland

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 12:59 GMT

Egypt's ambassador to Bern stated that the embassy succeeded on Nov. 22 to recover two smuggled artifacts from Geneva, Switzerland.

Ancient Egyptian Museum to be held in Napoli Feb. 11

Sun, 10 Feb 2019 - 02:29 GMT

An Italian website revealed that the city of Napoli, South of Italy will host an exhibition shedding light on the beauty of the ancient Egyptian history.

421 artifacts transferred to Grand Egyptian Museum

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 - 01:48 GMT

The Egyptian Grand Museum in Al-Remaya Square received 421 artifacts from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, most notably a statue of King Khafre.

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

Hurghada Museum to host over 1000 artifacts

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Head of the Museums Department at the Ministry of Antiquities, Elham Salah el-Din, declared that works at the Hurghada Museum are proceeding.

Min. of Antiquities participates in Center for Papyrus and Inscriptions' conference

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 - 03:50 GMT

Ministry of Antiquities participated in launching the annual international conference of Ain Shams University's Center for Papyrus and Inscriptions.

Archaeologist Zahi Hawass gives 2 lectures in Serbia

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 - 03:20 GMT

Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass gave two lectures on the most important archaeological discoveries in Egypt.

GEM Manager: Restoration of 50,000 Ancient Egyptian Monuments

Wed, 05 Sep 2018 - 02:06 GMT

Maintenance and restoration works of 50,000 ancient Egyptian monuments are currently being undertaken in order to prepare the monuments to be displayed at the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM).

Salah sets his name alongside ancient Egyptian kings at British Museum

Thu, 17 May 2018 - 01:43 GMT

Salah's outstanding season with Liverpool was recognized by the British Museum in England as his boots were added to the Egyptian section of the museum.

Ancient Egyptian Queens: Merneith, Egypt’s 1st female ruler

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 - 01:03 GMT

Continuing its Ancient Egyptian Queens series, Egypt Today sheds light on the first female ruler in the history of Egypt: Merneith.

Ancient Egyptian VII: Position of Woman

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 07:36 GMT

Ancient Egyptians always respected and appreciated women; Egypt Today presents women in ancient Egyptian.

Ancient Egypt IV: Did ancient Egyptians have a dress code?

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 - 03:42 GMT

Egypt Today explores the common dress code among Egypt’s long ancestors as part of the ongoing series on ancient Egyptians’ social life.

Ancient Egypt III: Sports as daily priority

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 01:59 GMT

In retrospect of alleviating an open spirit in development, ancient Egyptians were open to games and sports that ranked as a priority in their lives.

Egyptians were first to invent drinking straw

Wed, 31 May 2017 - 09:44 GMT

Egyptian archeologist Hassan Abdelrazik revealed on Wednesday that Egyptians were among the first to invent the drinking straw.

3000-year-old Egyptian mummies found in Ukraine

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 10:38 GMT

Two ancient Egyptian mummies, beside decorated sarcophagi, were discovered in Kiev’s Pechersk Lavra, British Newspaper Express reported on Friday.