Two guards killed in Sudan presidential palace shooting

The Sudanese presidential palace on Saturday came under attack when an armed person crossed the palace security barrier and opened fire on the guards, killing two of them before another guard took the attacker down.

Bomb kills four near Egypt foreign ministry: Police

A bomb blast killed two Egyptian policemen and two civilians near the foreign ministry in central Cairo on Sunday, a security official said.

Clashes kill 13 as Mohamed Morsi backers rally in Egypt

At least 13 people died in clashes Friday across Egypt as police dispersed thousands of protesters demanding the reinstatement of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, the health ministry said.

Oldest pharaoh carvings discovered near Nile River

Researchers believe the oldest-known representations of a pharaoh are carved on rocks near the Nile River in southern Egypt.

Egypt: 5,200 year-old ancient drawing unearthed

The rock drawing depicts a royal festival during Ancient Egypt`s earliest dynasty.

Egypt objects to new Nile basin agreement

The Nile is a vital water source for nine countries through which it flows.