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Acquaint yourself with ancient Egypt’s ‘Mehyt' sign

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 10:19 GMT

It is pronounced “Mehyt”, meaning the north or the delta, due to the papyrus’ association with northern Egypt.

Archaeologist Nicholas Reeves insists Tutankhamun's tomb leads to Nefertiti's tomb

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 - 01:29 GMT

Reeves confirmed that the images of Tutankhamun's burial by his pharaonic successor, Ay, were originally inscribed for Tutankhamun in the burial of Nefertiti.

How were the Great Pyramids of Giza built?

Sun, 25 Sep 2022 - 12:56 GMT

The construction of the Great Pyramids of Giza remained a mystery for thousands of years.

The search for Nefertiti: How close is Zahi Hawass to discovering the queen's mummy?

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 10:54 GMT

Nefertiti, whose full name is Neferneferuaten Nefertiti, lived between approximately 1370 and 1330 BC.

Prominent Egyptologist Zahi Hawass launches petition to repatriate Egyptian artifacts from major European museums

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 10:58 GMT

Hawass plans to get the petition signed by Egypt’s historians and intellectuals and send it to Europe in October.

DNA technology used to identify mummy of Queen Nefertiti

Sun, 14 Aug 2022 - 12:20 GMT

Nicholas Reeves once claimed that Queen Nefertiti is buried in a secret room behind the tomb of King Tutankhamun.

Egyptologist Zahi Hawass to announce how Tutankhamun died next October

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Hawass attended a seminar at the 19th Magna Graecia Film Festival.

Amenhotep III achieved unprecedented equality with his wife Tiye, recent study

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 11:45 GMT

Amenhotep III was dubbed “The Magnificent” in the fourteenth century BC.

Egypt to organize a grand celebration to the centennial of Tutankhamun’s tomb discovery on November 4

Sat, 30 Jul 2022 - 10:55 GMT

Egypt to organize a grand celebration to the centennial of Tutankhamun’s tomb discovery on November 4.

Rare Tanis Collection to replace Tutankhamun’s possessions in Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Sun, 03 Jul 2022 - 11:33 GMT

The Tanis Collection contains a large number of distinguished artifacts, amounting to 2000 rare pieces.

The 1st opera of its kind about Tutankhamun life to be premiered in front of Hatshepsut Temple on November 5

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 11:34 GMT

The 1st opera of its kind about Tutankhamun life to be premiered in front of Hatshepsut Temple on November 5

The mysterious tomb of the Valley of the Kings

Mon, 13 Jun 2022 - 11:19 GMT

The Valley of the Kings was a mass tomb in ancient Egypt, where some of the country's greatest rulers, including Tutankhamun, Seti I and Ramses II, were buried.

How varied were the treasures found in ancient Egyptian royal tombs?

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 11:17 GMT

When British archaeologist Howard Carter opened King Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922, he reported seeing "wonderful things."

Archaeologists uncover tomb of top ancient Egyptian official

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 10:49 GMT

The unearthed tomb belonged to a man named Mehtjetju.

British exhibition traces identity of Egyptian workers in Tutankhamun's tomb discovery

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 11:49 GMT

A new exhibition in England is shedding light on the Egyptian workers who made the discovery possible.

American singer Amun Starr undergoes photo session with Tutankhamun’s belongings

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 11:33 GMT

Starr is fascinated by the pharaonic history, which prompted her to change her name from Elise Lebec to Amun Starr.

Hawass gives lecture in Houston Museum of Natural Sciences on recent archaeological discoveries in Egypt’s Luxor

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 10:58 GMT

Hawass stressed that the Lost Golden City in Luxor dates back to the reign of King Amenhotep III.

Zahi Hawass inaugurates exhibition of Tutankhamun’s replicas in Czech Republic

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 04:50 GMT

The opening was attended by many journalists, media professionals and public figures.

Within 7 years, Egypt’s Grand Museum is 80% completed

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 01:58 GMT

ET reviews the latest updates on the Grand Egyptian Museum.

Is the ‘Curse of the Pharaohs’ real?

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 11:56 GMT

Many believe the curse of the pharaohs is real, while others are denying it.

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