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Two Egyptian films screening at Melbourne International Film Festival

Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) is screening two Egyptian films in its Middle East and Africa category: “Sheikh Jackson”, and...

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Sohag Museum finally opens its doors to visitors

On Sunday, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi finally opened the Sohag National Museum after 25 years of its construction’s suspension....

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Second sphinx discovered in Luxor

While working on al-Kabbash road in Luxor, construction workers have discovered a mysterious statue with a lion’s body and a...

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Lebanese singer Elissa reveals fight with breast cancer in new video

  Beloved Lebanese singer Elissa has released a new video titled “Ila Kol Elli Bihebbouni” (For all those who love...

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Police arrest suicidal monk for involvement in Egyptian Bishop Epiphanius's murder

  Head of the Alexandria appeal court, Mohamed Moustafa, has ordered monk Faltaous al-Makary be detained for four days pending investigations over...

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Four dogs found burned to death in Cairo street

  Graphic images of four dogs tied together and burnt to death in Cairo’s Shubra district has caused outrage across...

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Rashida Tlaib to be the first Arab Muslim woman in US congress

  Lawyer Rashida Tlaib has successfully secured a seat in the US Congress, winning the Democratic primary on Wednesday in...

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Egypt-Italy relations can't be cut, even regarding Regeni's murder: Italian official

  Italian Minister of interior Matteo Salvini recently stated that Egyptian-Italian bilateral relationships cannot be cut under any circumstances, and that even...

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Statue of Djedefre to return to Egypt from Geneva

  The Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland has finished arrangements to hand over legal documents to Egyptian authorities regarding a...

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Egypt finally opens doors for branches of foreign universities

  Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has agreed to establishing branches for foreign universities in Egypt, issuing Law No. 162...

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Egypt retrieves ancient Islamic manuscript dating back 500 years ago

  Egypt has retrieved a 500-year-old Islamic manuscript after stopping its sale at London’s Bonhams auction, according to a press...

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Prices for Egypt's government newspapers to rise: National Press Agency

  Egypt’s National press agency (NPA) on Wednesday is considering a decision to increase government newspapers prices due to the rising cost of paper,...

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Egypt football fans gradually allowed to return to stadiums

The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) has decided to gradually allow Egyptian fans to return to local league matches...

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Egypt rated 'B' by global credit agency, with 'positive outlook'

Fitch Ratings, a globally-recognized credit rating agency, has reaffirmed Egypt’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at “B”, while maintaining...

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