Egypt

Lionel Messi delays trip to Egypt after Barcelona's shocking 0-4 loss to PSG in Champions League

Lionel Messi delays trip to Egypt after Barcelona's shocking 0-4 loss to PSG in Champions League

Paris Saint-Germain defeated Barcelona 4-0 in the Champions League

Feb 15, 2017, 22:30 PM IST

13 Egyptians kidnapped in Libya freed: Army

Egypt's army today announced the release of 13 Egyptians kidnapped in eastern Libya, which has been plagued by chaos and security problems since 2011.

Feb 14, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

This is how Eman Ahmed, world's heaviest Egyptian woman, was brought to Mumbai

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Feb 14, 2017, 15:25 PM IST
Egypt inflation hit 29.6% in January

Egypt inflation hit 29.6% in January

Egypt's annual inflation rate hit 29.6 percent in January, official figures showed today, three months after the government floated the pound in line with an International Monetary Fund bailout.

Feb 11, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
AFCON 2017:  Cameroon lift cup of nations trophy, beat Egypt 2-1 in the final

AFCON 2017: Cameroon lift cup of nations trophy, beat Egypt 2-1 in the final

It is a fifth Cup of Nations crown for the Indomitable Lions, and the first time they have beaten Egypt in the final.

Feb 06, 2017, 11:16 AM IST
AFCON 2017: Cameroon ready to take on underdogs Egypt in Cup of Nations final

AFCON 2017: Cameroon ready to take on underdogs Egypt in Cup of Nations final

Egypt were seen as dark horses on their return to the Cup of Nations after three years, while Cameroon were dismissed as outsiders.

Feb 05, 2017, 12:00 PM IST

Kuwait executes prince, six others convicted of murder

Kuwait hanged seven people at its central prison on Wednesday, including a prince in the ruling Al-Sabah family, according to a statement carried by state news agency KUNA.

Jan 25, 2017, 17:54 PM IST

Donald Trump, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi discuss fighting terrorism in phone call

US President Donald Trump commended Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi for his efforts to deal with Egypt`s economic challenges.

Jan 24, 2017, 08:25 AM IST

Nine policemen killed in Egypt blast

At least nine policemen were killed and 13 injured in an attack at a security checkpoint in Egypt`s North Sinai city, the media reported on Monday.

Jan 09, 2017, 16:26 PM IST

ISIS terror attack in Egypt's North Sinai; nine policemen killed, over 14 injured

At least nine policemen were killed and 14 others injured today when ISIS-linked suicide bombers rammed a garbage truck packed with explosives into an Egyptian security checkpoint, the latest attack in the restive North Sinai governorate.

Jan 09, 2017, 16:24 PM IST

ISIS terror attack in Egypt's North Sinai; nine policemen killed, over 14 injured

At least nine policemen were killed and 14 others injured today when ISIS-linked suicide bombers rammed a garbage truck packed with explosives into an Egyptian security checkpoint, the latest attack in the restive North Sinai governorate.

Jan 09, 2017, 16:24 PM IST

Truck bomb kills 8 police in Egypt`s Sinai

A truck bomb attack on an Egyptian security checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed at least eight policemen on Monday, officials and state media said.

Jan 09, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
Nine terrorists killed, 16 others injured as army foils attack in Egypt

Nine terrorists killed, 16 others injured as army foils attack in Egypt

At least nine terrorists were killed and 16 others injured as Egypt's army foiled an attack on a number of security checkpoints in North Sinai, military officials said.

Jan 07, 2017, 12:30 PM IST

Egypt frees 2011 revolution figure Maher

Egypt has released political activist Ahmed Maher, a leading figure in the 2011 revolt that toppled the government, after he completed his jail term, his lawyer and a security source said Thursday.

Jan 05, 2017, 14:18 PM IST
Egypt begins handing over MS804 crash victims' remains

Egypt begins handing over MS804 crash victims' remains

EgyptAir said today it had begun "overseeing the handover of the remains of the MS804 plane crew members" to their families.

Dec 31, 2016, 18:57 PM IST
US tops weapons sales globally for 2015, France in second spot

US tops weapons sales globally for 2015, France in second spot

Developing nations, including Pakistan, continued to be the largest buyers of arms in 2015.

Dec 27, 2016, 17:30 PM IST

Egypt`s Sisi, Trump agreed in call on UN Israel vote delay

Egypt agreed to postpone a UN Security Council resolution against Israeli settlements when US president-elect Donald Trump called President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the presidency said Friday.

Dec 23, 2016, 13:04 PM IST

Egypt executes top Islamist militant Adel Habara

A prominent Islamist militant, who had been convicted of murdering dozens of Egypt's security personnel, was executed on Thursday, state-run Ahram Online website reported.

Dec 15, 2016, 18:26 PM IST

Egypt executes convicted jihadist Adel Habara

Egyptian authorities today executed a jihadist convicted of involvement in a 2013 gun attack on police in the Sinai Peninsula, state media reported.

Dec 15, 2016, 15:53 PM IST

Qatar denies involvement in Cairo church attack

Qatar has denied any link with a Cairo church bombing that killed 25 people and accused critics of trying to sully the country`s name.

Dec 14, 2016, 18:58 PM IST