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Egyptian president pays historic visit to Vietnam, boosts economic cooperation

This is the first visit made by an Egyptian president to Vietnam in 50 years.

Egyptian artist creates portraits out of burnt tobacco

'I wanted to make something good out of something that is considered harmful.'

Egyptologists go high tech to unlock ancient mysteries

From the Giza pyramids to the pharaonic tombs of Luxor, Egypt's ancient monuments are holding onto mysteries which researchers now aim to unravel with cutting edge technology.
August 04, 2017 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

Egypt launches air raids in Libya after Christians killed

'The terrorist incident that took place today will not pass unnoticed.'
May 27, 2017 | 09:45 am GMT+7

King Tut's bed, chariot to be moved to new Cairo museum

The pharaoh's mummy will remain in his tomb as it is too fragile to transport.
May 23, 2017 | 04:19 pm GMT+7

Could this Koran break world records?

An Egyptian man hopes to enter the Guinness World Records with his mammoth handwritten copy of the Muslim holy book.
May 04, 2017 | 09:02 am GMT+7

Pope, at Cairo Mass, urges unity against fanaticism

Francis uses 2-day visit to denounce Islamist violence and criticises populism, human rights abuses.
April 29, 2017 | 09:19 pm GMT+7

Explosion at Egypt Nile Delta church kills at least 25, injures 60

There was no immediate claim of responsibility and the cause of the blast.
April 09, 2017 | 09:41 pm GMT+7

Egyptian man grows beard made out of bees

Egyptian beekeeper Mohamed Hagras grows a 'Beard of Bees' in an effort to educate people on the benefits of the honey producing insects.
December 06, 2016 | 10:20 am GMT+7

Egypt prosecutor seeks data from France, Greece on crashed plane

Egypt's public prosecutor formally requested data on the crashed EgyptAir plane from France and Greece on Monday, as the victims' remains began arriving at a Cairo morgue ready ...
May 24, 2016 | 09:16 am GMT+7

French investigators say smoke reported on EgyptAir jet before crash

An EgyptAir jet sent a series of signals indicating that smoke had been detected on board before it crashed into the Mediterranean on Thursday, France's air accident investigation ...
May 21, 2016 | 09:13 pm GMT+7

Plane crash prolongs Egypt's economic misery

Egypt's latest air disaster is another crushing blow to a country whose tourism-dependent economy is struggling to recover from years of jihadist attacks and political turmoil, ...
May 20, 2016 | 07:50 pm GMT+7

Wrap up: EgyptAir jet vanishes after mid-air plunge over Mediterranean

An EgyptAir jet carrying 66 passengers and crew from Paris to Cairo disappeared from radar over the Mediterranean on Thursday in a crash that Egypt said may have been caused by a ...
May 20, 2016 | 09:03 am GMT+7

EgyptAir plane flying from Paris to Cairo goes missing

National carrier EgyptAir says a plane carrying 66 passengers and crew on a flight from Paris to Cairo has gone missing.
May 19, 2016 | 02:02 pm GMT+7

EgyptAir flight missing with 66 on board, sea search finds nothing so far

An EgyptAir jet carrying 66 passengers and crew on a flight from Paris to Cairo disappeared from radar over the Mediterranean sea, Egypt's national airline said. French President ...
May 19, 2016 | 10:51 am GMT+7