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A narrow street in the calm neighborhood of Zamalek leads you to a wider area where a blue banner reads Bahaa Eddin Qaraqosh Street, according to official records, while residents of the area call it Abdel Halim Hafez Street, named after a famous...
A Dokki misdemeanor court sentenced Egyptian belly dancer Sama al-Masry Tuesday to 6 months in prison and a LE10,000 fine over insulting Zamalek Club Chief Mortada Mansour on satellite television. Samia Attia Hadaqa, known as Sama al-Masry, had been...
Egypt’s General Prosecutor Hesham Barakat has ordered an investigation into the recent allegations of torture of prisoners at the Abu Zaabal Prison.   A Delegation from the National Council for Human Rights had reported signs of...
Four Yemeni citizens have been banned from entering Egypt in Cairo International Airport, for not holding visas obtained in advance.   Major General Alaa Eddin Ali, head of the airport’s security, ordered them to be deported to the...
Villagers in the Daqahlia province have confirmed the death of an Egyptian citizen in an attack by Houthis against a mosque in the Yemeni city of Sanaa.   Al-Sayyed Mohamed al-Kilany, 56, was a contractor who was killed when a suicide bomber...
The Doctors' Syndicate is officially supporting the al-Mabarra Hospital staff strike and has sent a notification to the Health Ministry and the Therapeutic Foundation stating this.   Doctors from the foundation decided to strike after...
Archbishop Royce Morcos, spokesman of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Alexandria said the Cathedral of St. Mark and all the churches of Alexandria will be decorated with palm and wheat stalks during the Holy Week, which begins on Saturday. Black...
Egypt uses up to 120 percent of its water resources for consumption, agriculture and industry, which increases the challenges it faces due to rising demand for water. The country is threatened with sever water shortages, as every citizen’s...
As you ride along on the subway cars daily, passing stations one by one, you might stumble on the pronunciation of a station that is dubbed "Kozika, Kotceka, or Costa Rica..."   A question may pop into your head moments later...
The Reconciliation Committee, including members of Muslim and Coptic families from Al-Our village, charged with resolving the dispute about building a church in the village, has declared that a consensus has been reached.   Major General Salah...