Archaeologists discover ancient Egyptian tomb in Luxor

Spanish archaeologists unearthed a tomb dating back to the 11th dynasty of ancient Egypt in the city of Luxor, Egypt`s Antiquities Minister Mohamed Ibrahim said Monday.

3,600-year-old mummy discovered in ancient Egyptian city Luxor

Spanish archeologists have discovered a 3,600-year-old mummy in the ancient city of Luxor, Egypt.

Egypt turmoil turns tourist hub Luxor into ghost town

Tourists once flocked to Luxor for its ancient treasures, but as Egypt witnesses sweeping political upheavals, the visitors have simply vanished from this famed temple city.

Malaysian government to slash public expenditure

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak has announced 11 measures to slash public sector expenditure beginning Jan 1, authorities said.

Egypt turmoil turns tourist hub Luxor into ghost town

Tourists once flocked to Luxor for its ancient treasures, but as Egypt witnesses sweeping political upheavals, the visitors have simply vanished from this famed temple city.

Mursi-appointed controversial Luxor Governor resigns

Luxor`s new Governor said he has resigned to avoid bloodshed after his appointment stirred a controversy.

Over 3,000-years old statues found in Egypt

A team of German archaeologists has found 14 statues of Sekhmet, the ancient Egyptian goddess of war and destruction, dating from no later than 1372 B.C., the Egyptian Antiquities Ministry announced.

Egypt suspends balloon flights after Luxor crash

The authorities in Egypt have suspended all hot air balloon flights near Luxor after a deadly hot air balloon crash killed at least 19 people yesterday.

Hot air balloon crash near Luxor in Egypt kills 19 tourists

At least 19 foreign tourists lost their lives on Tuesday as a hot air balloon crashed near Egyptian town of Luxor, reports said.

Over 3,500-year-old sarcophagus found in Egypt

The discovery of a 3,550-year-old child`s sarcophagus near the southern Egyptian city of Luxor could shed light on a little-known period of Ancient Egypt.

Archaeologists unearth ancient tombs in Egypt

Italian archaeologists have found 3,000-year-old tombs in the southern Egyptian city of Luxor.

Deepika to endorse pen brand

After endorsing a watch brand, an airline company and a camera series, actress Deepika Padukone has now been roped in to be the face of Pilot, a known brand from writing instruments company Luxor.

Egypt funeral turns happy after dead man awakes

Hospital officials had pronounced dead Hamdi Hafez al-Nubi after he suffered a heart attack while working.

Ancient trove of Egypt statues found in Luxor

Archaeologists found what may be a trove of 3,400 year old statues on the west bank of the ancient temple city Luxor.