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News on Egypt continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | The Peninsula

Visitors abuzz over Alexander-era tomb

Two headless marble sphinxes guarding the entrance of a massive ancient tomb in the town of Amphipolis in northeast Greece.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Anthropology, World News

6 hrs ago |

Give to Relief Efforts in Iraq

The Focus on the Family office in Cairo, Egypt, is helping provide food, medicine, fuel, blankets, tents and daily living expenses to families being impacted by the persecution in Iraq.


Related Topix: World News

12 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Egyptian cleric: Men allowed to spy on women in the shower if they have 'pure intentions'

Men can spy on women in the shower, an extremist cleric has argued in Egypt, prompting outrage from other Islamic scholars.


Related Topix: World News

18 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

Militants, weapons transit Gaza tunnels despite Egyptian crackdown

A Palestinian fighter from the Izz el-Deen al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, gestures inside an underground tunnel in Gaza August 18, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Israel, Middle East

19 hrs ago | American Reporter

Brasch Words'Following Orders' is No Defense for Cold-Blooded Murder

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 3, 12:50 p.m. PST -- With some 47 million people living in poverty, 50 million without health insurance, millions jobless and millions more underemployed, President Barak Obama could be less circumspect and more passionate about stimulating our economy.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Religion, Islam, Muslim Brotherhood, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

Thu Aug 21, 2014


2015 Afcon qualifier: Eagles to know opponent next week

The Confederation of Africa Football CAF has fixed Wednesday the 27th of August as the day the appeal board will meet in Cairo Egypt ,on the case by the FA©dA©ration Rwandaise de Football Association over their disqualification from the Orange Africa Cup of Nations -Morocco 2015 qualifiers.


Related Topix: World News

The Peninsula

Tunisia, Egypt halt Libya flights over security fears

Spent bullet shells litter the ground as a member of the Islamist-linked militia walks past following three days of battles in the area of Tripoli's international airport yesterday.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Tunisia,

Benalla Ensign

100 years ago the lads from Goorambat sign up for WW!.

Jack Frawley remembered for his service with the 4th light horse bridge at Lone Pine, Gallipoli and the charge of Beersheba, Palestine.


Related Topix: World News

The Washington Post

Flights to Libya canceled amid militia fighting

Tunisia and Egypt have canceled flights to neighboring Libya citing security concerns, as militias battle in the capital Tripoli and the eastern city of Benghazi, where a renegade general has launched airstrikes on Islamist militia barracks.


Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News

Al Bawaba

Why women are the answer to Egypt's 'faltering renaissance'

Women are vital to the success of all nations. No country can rise to the upper rungs of the developed world without its women.


Related Topix: Africa, World News

Hospitality Net

Mehdi Zaanoun has been appointed General Manager at Kempinski Nile Hotel in Cairo, Egypt

A French national, Zaanoun graduated from Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne in Switzerland and holds a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management.


Related Topix: World News

Daily Mail

Egypt's stunning desert hotel where mobiles are banned and there's no electricity

King of the sandcastles! Egypt's stunning desert hotel where mobiles are banned, there's no electricity and it costs 460 a night Bank holiday exodus! Two million Britons to head overseas for long weekend ... while those at home face nine million extra cars on the roads and disrupted rail journeys 'Visitors think they are in a kind of Disneyland': ... (more)


Related Topix: Africa, World News, Middle East Travel, Travel, Egypt Travel, Europe, United Kingdom, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Prince Charles

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Report: Qatar Pushed Hamas to Break Ceasefire

Why did the temporary ceasefire between Israel and Hamas suddenly break down on Tuesday, even before its expiration? Why would Hamas, in the middle of negotiations and without pretense of provocation, fire rocket barrages against Israel? According to Israel National News, "A senior member of Palestnian [sic] Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah ... (more)


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Africa, Mohamed Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood, Palestinian Territories

Al Jazeera

Gazans bury family of Hamas military chief

Thousands gather to mourn death of wife and baby son of Mohammed Deif, as sides trade blame over collapse of ceasefire.


Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Africa

Sys-Con Media

Travel and Tourism in Egypt to 2018

Synopsis The report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights, including: a Historic and forecast tourist volumes covering the entire Egyptian travel and tourism sector a Detailed analysis of tourist spending patterns in a The total, direct and indirect tourism output generated by each category within the Egyptian travel and ... (more)


Related Topix: Africa, World News, Egypt Travel, Travel, Middle East Travel

The News Tribune

Egypt says rolling blackouts to end in 4 months

Neighborhoods in Egypt sink into darkness for hours during the day, leaving millions without power.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Weather, Mohamed Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood


Twisted Reunion: Kylie Bunbury Joins Avan Jogia's King Tut Event Series

Less than a week after ABC Family formally cancelled Twisted , two of the murder mystery's stars are reuniting for a royal engagement.


Related Topix: Avan Jogia, World News,


Cleopatra One-Upped! Nubian Queen Trounced Romans, Evaded Taxes

Caesar Augustus, newly Roman ruler by an eyelash, had just gotten over the scare of almost losing Egypt to that wretched turncoat Marc Antony and his ambitious squeeze, Queen Cleopatra VII, when he got a second blow.


Related Topix: World News, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Sainsbury's and the Gaza protests

With the outbreak of the second intifada in September 2000 "spontaneous protests" broke out, targeting one Sainsbury's branch after another and generally wreaking havoc.


Related Topix: Africa, World News, Opinion

WTOC-TV Savannah

Egyptian cease-fire efforts collapse

The Obama administration says it has not confirmed the authenticity of a video that purports to show the killing of an American journalist by Islamic State militants.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks