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The discovery of an ancient pillar made for Egyptian King Merneptah has brought about renewed controversy about whether Merneptah was the son of King Ramses the Second, the Pharaoh mentioned in the story of Prophet Moses, or not.   Mahmoud...
Minister of Planning, Monitoring and Administrative Reform Ashraf al-Araby expects the rate of growth of the Suez Canal revenues during the current fiscal year to be 9 percent, compared to about 4 percent last year.   The economic development...
Ahmed Yousry, aged 29, is an Egyptian who specializes in visual effects. He won two Oscars: in 2012 and 2015, for "Hugo" and "Interstellar".   He was born in Egypt and he admired Hollywood movies like the "Terminator...
The current religious discourse, whether Islamic or Christian, is intolerant and bigoted, said priest Rady Attalah Eskandar of Alexandria's Evangelical Church. The educational system should be Egypt's main focus in the meantime, he...
The Coptic Orthodox Church is still considering the personal status draft law and will announce its stance after it concludes studying the bill, Pope Tawadros said on Thursday.   He added the Church had nothing to do with the media reports...
The thursday's breakdown in Koraymat power station has caused power outages in Fayoum, Beni Suef and Minya, sparking anger among residents, who threatened to protest if power cuts continued to occur in the three governorates.   The...
Truck owners have criticized the Cabinet's decision on banning the import, manufacturing, and licensing of trucks, warning that transportation costs might increase by as much as 200 percent.   Member of the General Assembly for the...
According to head of the independent fishermen union in Daqahlia, Taha al-Sheraidy, the Sudanese court had adjourned the trial of the 101 Egyptian fishermen, charged with espionage, to Sunday.    The Egyptian government is exerting great...
The Electricity Ministry has announced the new electricity prices for the 2015/2016 fiscal year. These changes were made in order to spare clients who consume less electricity from having unnecessary price hikes in their bills.   “...
An Egyptian man with extraordinary abilities has been performing bold and dangerous shows for foreigners of different nationalities in the Naama Bay area of ​​Sharm el-Sheikh.   A video published by MENA shows the performer jumping on broken...