22 Jan 2016
Cairo: At least ten people, including two policemen, were killed and 26 others injured yesterday in an explosion that took place when a police team raided a militant hideout in the Egyptian capital near the pyramids.
09 Jan 2016
Cairo: Three tourists, a Swedish and two Austrians, were injured in an attack on a hotel in Egypt's Hurghada city late yesterday, media reports quoted Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou as saying.
31 Dec 2015
Cairo: As the debate over Free Basics and net neutrality entered an interesting phase in India, Egypt has decided to shut down Facebook's controversial free internet service, media reported today.
04 Dec 2015
Cairo: At least 12 people were killed today in an explosion in Egypt's capital Cairo, officials said.
08 Dec 2015
Jerusalem: Israel announced today that it was sending an envoy to Cairo to find a solution after Egyptian firms were ordered to pay USD 1.76 billion to compensate for a gas supply cut.
25 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Farah Khan, who was recently in Cairo to accept an award for excellence in Indian cinema at the 37th Cairo International Film Festival, was scheduled to stay back in the Egyptian capital for a vacation.
18 Nov 2015
Cairo: Egypt said yesterday that it would consider Russia's latest findings that the Russian airliner crashed over Egypt's Sinai due to a terrorist attack, according to the official media reports.
18 Oct 2015
Cairo: Egyptians are voting in the nation's first parliamentary election since the military's 2013 ouster of Egypt's first freely elected president and the election a year later of the general who removed him.
04 Nov 2015
Cairo: The Islamic State group today insisted it brought down a Russian plane that crashed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, providing no new details but challenging skeptics to prove otherwise.
19 Nov 2015
Warsaw: A plane taking 161 tourists from Poland to Egypt landed in Bulgaria and was being checked for explosives after a passenger said there was a bomb on board, Bulgarian and Polish officials said today.