Crashed EgyptAir black boxes to go to France for repairs

Investigators hope the recorders will reveal the cause of the May 19 crash of flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo, in which 66 people were killed.

US official: Investigators can't download EgyptAir recorders

US official: Investigators can't download EgyptAir recorders

The official was not authorized to publicly discuss developments in the investigation and spoke on condition of anonymity.

Egypt court quashes cession of Red Sea islands to Saudi: Judge

Saudi Arabia is one of Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi`s main regional backers and the kingdom has provided Egypt with billions of dollars worth of aid since the ex-Army chief took power.

Qatar espionage trial: Ex-President Mohamed Morsi sentenced to 40 yrs in jail by Egypt court

Qatar espionage trial: Ex-President Mohamed Morsi sentenced to 40 yrs in jail by Egypt court

Morsi himself alongwith Badie and 100 other leaders were also sentenced to death in June last year for escaping from prison in 2011.

Egypt says it has found plane wreckage

Egypt says it has spotted the wreckage of the Egypt Air plane that crashed into the Mediterranean last month.

EgyptAir flight crew: Hijacker opposed Egypt's policies

EgyptAir flight crew: Hijacker opposed Egypt's policies

The lawyer for an Egyptian hijacker says the flight crew of the EgyptAir plane had testified that the man threatened to blow up the aircraft because he was against the Egyptian government.

Ready for dialogue if Israel accepts two-state solution: Palestinian President Abbas

Ready for dialogue if Israel accepts two-state solution: Palestinian President Abbas

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said he was willing for a dialogue with Israel`s newly-appointed defence minister, if the latter accepts the principle of the two-state solution, the media reported on Wednesday.

More than 700 feared dead in recent Mediterranean crossings

More than 700 feared dead in recent Mediterranean crossings

Survivor accounts have pushed to more than 700 the number of migrants feared dead in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks over three days in the past week, even as rescue ships saved thousands of others in daring operations.

Watch: Incredible view of the Suez Canal, Egypt!

Watch: Incredible view of the Suez Canal, Egypt!

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams, who is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has been posting amazing pictures of the Earth taken from space on his scoial media account.

Beacon from Egypt crash detected, search narrows

Beacon from Egypt crash detected, search narrows

The chief investigator in Egypt said search teams in the Mediterranean have picked up a beacon believed to be from the EgyptAir Flight 804.

Islamic State "falsely claiming" attacks in Bangladesh

 Islamic State loses territory in Iraq and Syria and its finances get drained, it may be trying to build affiliates in countries such as Libya, Egypt and Bangladesh.

No sign of EgyptAir plane technical problems before takeoff: Sources

No sign of EgyptAir plane technical problems before takeoff: Sources

The EgyptAir jet that disappeared last week did not show technical problems before taking off from Paris, sources within the Egyptian investigation committee said late on Tuesday.

DNA samples taken as searchers hunt for EgyptAir plane

DNA samples taken as searchers hunt for EgyptAir plane

Egyptian forensics officials collected DNA from relatives of EgyptAir MS804 victims on Tuesday to help identify body parts retrieved from the Mediterranean, as investigators hunt for clues into the mysterious crash.

Submarine deployed to find crashed jet's black boxes: Egypt PM

Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi today said a submarine was deployed to locate the black boxes that could provide vital clues on what caused an EgyptAir plane to crash in the Mediterranean Sea carrying 66 people, as he asserted no theory was being favoured in the probe.

Wreckage of EgyptAir plane spotted in Mediterranean

Wreckage of EgyptAir plane spotted in Mediterranean

The Egyptian military said on Friday it had found parts of debris from the missing EgyptAir plane 290 kilometers north of the Mediterranean coastal city of Alexandria.

EgyptAir plane crash: Egypt hints at possible terrorist attack, air-sea search intensifies

EgyptAir plane crash: Egypt hints at possible terrorist attack, air-sea search intensifies

Egypt`s aviation minister said that it was too soon to say why an EgyptAir plane flying from Paris to Cairo had vanished from radar screens.

Check out: Spectacular views of Egypt, SaudiArabia and Manhattan from space!

Check out: Spectacular views of Egypt, SaudiArabia and Manhattan from space!

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Thanks to the astronauts, who are currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) that we get to witnessed many beautiful images of our planet.

Festival to mark Tagore's birth anniversary inaugurated in Egypt

Festival to mark Tagore's birth anniversary inaugurated in Egypt

The Embassy of India in Cairo and Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture will host the Tagore Festival from May 8-12.

Islamic State gunmen kill 9 policemen in Egypt

In a pre-dawn revenge attack, Islamic State gunmen on Sunday ambushed an Egyptian police van and shot dead at least nine policemen in southern Helwan district, the latest in a series of attacks on security personnel since the ouster of the Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in July 2013.

Gunmen kill eight Egyptian policemen south of Cairo: Ministry

Gunmen shot dead eight plainclothed Egyptian policemen in the Helwan district south of Cairo, the interior ministry said Sunday.