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    The war on nature

    Evaggelos Vallianatos | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    ANCIENT Greeks, Persians, Egyptians, Mesopotamians, Chinese and Indians respected or worshipped several gods. Those gods were usually forces of nature, which opened the mind, eyes...

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    Egypt kills 17 linked to blast

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on August 10, 2019

    Egyptian security forces killed 17 ‘terrorists’ on Thursday during an operation against suspects in last weekend’s deadly car blast in Cairo that claimed some 20...

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    Blast kills 20 near Cairo hospital

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:45pm on August 05, 2019

    A midnight explosion following a car crash outside a hospital in central Cairo has left 20 people dead and 47 injured, the health and interior...

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    Nearly 1 in 3 Egyptians live below poverty line

    Agence-France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on July 31, 2019

    Nearly a third of Egyptians live below the poverty line, up from 27.8 per cent in 2015, Egypt’s flagship state-owned newspaper al Ahram reported on...

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    BA to resume Cairo flights Friday

    Reuters | Updated at 11:00am on July 26, 2019

    British Airways, part of International Airlines Group, will resume flights to Cairo following a week-long suspension over security concerns, the airline said on Friday. ‘Following...

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    British Airways suspends flights to Cairo for seven days

    Reuters. Cairo | Updated at 02:30pm on July 21, 2019

    British Airways and Lufthansa abruptly suspended flights to Cairo from Saturday over security concerns, but giving no details about what may have prompted the move....

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    IS attacks kill 6 in Egypt

    Agence France-Presse . Egypt | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    A suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State group in North Sinai killed two people including a civilian Thursday, a day after the extremists beheaded...

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    Mahrez, Mane duel for glory

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    Riyad Mahrez and Sadio Mane will renew their Premier League rivalry for a second time in Egypt, with Africa Cup of Nations immortality awaiting the...

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    Egypt opens two ancient pyramids, unveils new finds

    Agence France-Presse . Dahshur | Updated at 12:00am on July 15, 2019

    Egypt on Saturday opened two ancient pyramids south of the capital Cairo and unveiled a collection of newly found sarcophagi, some containing well-preserved mummies. Antiquities Minister...

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    10 dead in attack on security forces in Egypt

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 04:25pm on June 26, 2019

    Seven Egyptian police officers and four militants were killed in a clash in the north of the Sinai Peninsula, the interior ministry said on Wednesday....