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Ties with India 'very resilient': Egyptian President

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, who arrived here on Thursday on a three-day visit at the invitation of President Pranab Mukherjee, described his country's ties with India as old and "very resilient".

Sep 01, 2016, 22:42 PM IST

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi to visit India next month

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi will visit India at the invitation of President Pranab Mukherjee from September 1 to 3, it was announced on Wednesday.

Aug 24, 2016, 19:44 PM IST

Sushma in Egypt, seeks early release of six Indian seamen

 Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is visiting Egypt, has urged her counterpart Sameh Hassan Shoukry to intervene for the early release of six Indian seamen detained in the country since February 2014.

Aug 25, 2015, 14:35 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj to visit Egypt next week

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will pay an official visit to Egypt on August 24-25 at the invitation of her Egyptian counterpart Sameh Hassan Shoukry.

Aug 18, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

Al-Jazeera reporter still held in Berlin on Egypt warrant

 Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour was being held in Berlin police custody Sunday awaiting a judge`s decision on his further detention on an international arrest warrant issued by his native Egypt, authorities said.

Jun 21, 2015, 15:30 PM IST

Inaction on peace risks setting Israeli-Palestinian conflict "ablaze" - France

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius warned Israel and the Palestinians on Saturday that the stalemate in the peace process risked setting the conflict "ablaze" and urged both sides to return to the negotiating table quickly.

Jun 21, 2015, 09:32 AM IST

Preparing Egyptians for austerity, Sisi cuts own pay

Egypt`s new president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pledged on Tuesday to give up half his salary and property and called on the Egyptian people to make similar sacrifices in a bid to prepare the public for a period of painful economic austerity.

Jun 24, 2014, 17:58 PM IST