19 Feb 2015
United Nations: Libya and Egypt asked the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday to lift an arms embargo on Libya, impose a naval blockade on areas not under government control and help build the country's army to tackle Islamic State and other militants.
16 Feb 2015
CAIRO: Egypt air force bombed Islamic State targets inside Libya on Monday, a day after the group released a video appearing to show the beheading of 21 Egyptians there.
18 Feb 2015
Cairo: Deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi and 198 other Islamist leaders and supporters will be tried in a military court for inciting deadly violence in the city of Suez following his ouster by the army in 2013, state media reported .
16 Feb 2015
Cairo: Egyptian President Abdel-Fateh el-Sisi has said his country "reserved a right to respond" to the killing of its 21 Christian citizens in Libya by Islamic State militants, in the manner and at the time it sets.
09 Feb 2015
Cairo: At least 22 people were killed and more than 35 others injured in clashes between security forces and football fans who tried to force their way into a stadium here without buying tickets.
30 Dec 2014
New Delhi: After the bumper success of 'Happy New Year', filmmaker Farah Khan has one more achievement to add to it. The Shah Rukh Khan-starrer film is all set hit the Egyptian theatres.
06 Jan 2015
Cairo: Czech archaeologists on Monday discovered a tomb of a previously unknown Egyptian queen believed to have been the wife of Pharaoh Neferefre who ruled the country 4,500 years ago.
24 Dec 2014
Cairo: Egypt and China have established a bilateral comprehensive strategic partnership, signing agreements in a range of fields including defence, technology, economy, counter-terrorism and fighting cyber crimes.
29 Nov 2014
Cairo: Ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was on Saturday acquitted by an Egyptian court which found him not guilty in the killing of hundreds of protesters during the 2011 revolution that toppled his 30-year rule, overturning an earlier ruling.
03 Dec 2014
Cairo: An Egyptian court has sentenced 188 people to death for a violent attack on a police station in the restive town Giza after the ouster of president Mohamed Morsi last year and the matter will now go before the country's top religious authority.