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Memory of the day: King Farouk returns to Egypt from England after becoming king in 1936

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 03:41 GMT

On May 6, many important events took place.

Memory of the day:- Birth anniversary of Egyptian leader Ahmed Orabi in 1841

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 02:01 GMT

On March 31, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Eiffel Tower closed as climber attempts to scale iconic monument

Wed, 22 May 2019 - 11:04 GMT

A man who climbed the Eiffel Tower and sparked an evacuation of the iconic Paris landmark on Monday afternoon has been caught by police.

Napoleon's imperial barge on the move again

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 09:08 GMT

A barge built secretly for Napoleon Bonaparte in 1810 to inspect his imperial fleet had its crown removed in a delicate museum operation.

Eiffel Tower strike ends after deal to tackle long waits

Fri, 03 Aug 2018 - 08:53 GMT

Eiffel Tower plans to test a new access policy for visitors after management reached a deal to end a strike by workers complaining.

Strike over long queues shuts Eiffel Tower for second day

Fri, 03 Aug 2018 - 12:50 GMT

The Eiffel Tower was turning away tourists for a second day on Thursday as workers pressed a strike over a new access policy.

Eiffel Tower shut in dispute over 'monstrous' queues

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 09:28 GMT

Staff at the Eiffel Tower shut down the Paris landmark on Wednesday afternoon in protest over a new access policy that they say is generating "monstrous" queues for tourists.

Eiffel Tower delights visitors with sparkly holiday lights and decorations

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 12:04 GMT

Paris’ Eiffel Tower has been transformed into a winter wonderland, all decked out for the holidays with Christmas trees and giant penguins.

Egyptian community in France pays tribute to victims of Arish

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 - 08:33 GMT

The Egyptian community in France on Sunday paid tribute in front of Eiffel Tower to the victims of Friday's attack on Rawda mosque in North Sinai.

Kuwaiti Towers lit up with Egypt’s flag to honor martyrs

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 - 06:22 GMT

Kuwait City's landmark Kuwait Towers are seen illuminated in the colors of the Egyptian national flag to honor Egyptian victims.

Canada’s CN tower lights up with Egyptian flag colors for Al-Arish victims

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 - 11:26 GMT

Canada’s CN tower has been lit up with colors of the Egyptian flag in tribute to the lives that were lost to Arish terrorist attack.

Eiffel Tower starts work on anti-terror upgrade

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 09:30 GMT

Works began yesterday to boost security at the Eiffel Tower as an anti-terrorism measure, city hall said, with bulletproof glass walls.

Eiffel Tower knife attacker returned to psychiatric hospital

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 - 10:08 GMT

A French teen who tried to attack soldiers guarding the Eiffel Tower is being sent back to a psychiatric hospital after he was deemed unfit to face prosecution

Paris's Eiffel Tower to go dark for Kabul bombing victims

Wed, 31 May 2017 - 11:45 GMT

The lights at the Eiffel Tower will be switched off to honor the scores of victims from the huge truck bomb that struck Afghanistan's capital.

Burj Khalifa stands in Solidarity with Minya victims

Sun, 28 May 2017 - 02:10 GMT

In solidarity with the victims of Friday’s terrorist attack in Minya, Burj Khalifa, Dubai’s greatest icon was lit up in the colors of the Egyptian flag.

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