Monday Mar 3
Egypt: Attacks against police officials continue across country
Having previously been accused of brutality, the Egyptian security forces have been increasingly targeted in attacks following Morsi's ouster in July 2013.
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Sat Mar 01, 2014
Egypt: Aswan fatal case tests negative for MERS
Said First Deputy Minister of Health for Preventive Medicine, Dr. Amr Kandil, said that the results of laboratory testing of the lady who was suspected of being infected with "Corona" in Aswan, were negative, stressing that Egypt is free of the virus so far.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Egypt: Pilgrim returning from Saudi Arabia dies of MERS
A woman in Upper Egypt's Aswan has reportedly died Friday from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome , a deadly respiratory virus that appeared in Saudi Arabia in 2012.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Ehab Saeed: Unesco will be strengthened several projects in Egypt U U Soon
Said Ambassador Ehab Saeed Eid good will Representative of Egypt to UNESCO that the situation now in Egypt became well under the steadfastness of the Egyptian people against the injustice that was live in the Egyptian people and clearly it's in constant contact with members of UNESCO and it's about to get approvals on several projects for the ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Walta Information Centre
Off-table preoccupations of the Egyptian government Over the GERD
By Bereket Gebru Feb 25, 2014 The former Egyptian Minister of Irrigation and current Arab Water Council President, Dr Mahmoud Abuzeid, bluntly put in a recent interview with Al-Ahram Al-Arabi website that water talks could take as long as twenty years citing two decade long discussions between India and Pakistan.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Petroleum sector receives $58m in investments
Safwat added that his firm is planning to produce 31,500 barrels of oil per day during that period from the said.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Kansas City InfoZine
Egypt Travel Alert
The U.S. Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the risks of traveling to Egypt due to continuing political and social unrest.
How the music of Wales and Egypt's Nubian musicians will collide during a new tour
Nuba Nour and musicians from Wales unite on stage to recall the fates of the flooded village of Capel Celyn in North Wales and the drowned Nubian homelands in Aswan Wales and Nubia.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Is Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' Video Accurate? We Asked An Egyptologist
Katy Perry 's Egypt-themed video for "Dark Horse" sure was colorful, but was it historically accurate? According to Pearce Paul Creasman, director of the University of Arizona Egyptian Expedition , the answer is a resounding, "Kind of!" "While there is clearly an amalgamation of other cultures and Egyptomania at play in the video ," Creasman wrote ... (more)
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Wales and Nubia: Two lands, one shared legacy.
Debuting in Wales in March, Dammed Nations is a music tour featuring singer SiA n James & guitarist Gai Toms alongside traditional Nubian frame drummers Nuba Nour from Egypt, collaborating for the first time for what promises to be an enchanting and engaging evening of music from Wales and Nubia.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Thomas Cook Suspends Tours to Egyptian Monastery After Deadly Attacks
Thomas Cook had offered day trips to the UNESCO World Heritage attraction from the popular Red Sea resort of Sharm El Sheikh, but said it had stopped the tours following the explosion, in which three South Korean travellers were killed and many more injured.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Egypt holidays: Tourists told to avoid Cairo as travel industry looks to rebuild
Egypt's holiday industry has endured a difficult time in the last three years, as the impact of the Arab Spring revolutions in the Middle East has undermined traveller confidence.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Ma'an News Agency
Egyptian officer killed as army bus flips over in Aswan
An Egyptian army officer was killed and 27 others were injured Thursday when a bus carrying soldiers flipped over in the Aswan district in southern Egypt.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Yonathan Habte: 'At least, if I died it wouldn't go on'
JOHANNESBURG, 12 February 2014 - In March 2012, Yonathan Habte*, then 26, decided to flee Eritrea where he had evaded military service and was facing jail.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
The tourist desert - Egyptians desperate to woo back visitors after...
The tourist desert - Egyptians desperate to woo back visitors after years of unrest: Minister says 2013 was 'worst in modern history' Hotels empty as 5m fewer people visit than in 2010 official tourism site.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Egyptians hope life will improve with return of a military strongman
Egypt is going though a period of dramatic politic change. Presidential elections are in sight and some Egyptians are looking to the military to supply the stability that they crave.