US secretary of state John Kerry (left) and Egyptian foreign minister Sameh Shoukry (right) talk before a meeting at the ministry of foreign affairs in Cairo on Sunday. — AFP
A file picture taken in Sydney shows Egyptian cinema legend Omar Sharif preparing to sign a bottle of his new perfume for women. — AFP
Egyptian-born actor Omar Sharif, who starred in Doctor Zhivago and Lawrence of Arabia, died on Friday in Cairo aged 83, his London-based agent said.
Egypt on Thursday pressed its campaign to crush an escalating insurgency in Sinai, vowing to wipe out “dens of terror” on the peninsula after a spectacular attack by jihadists killed dozens.
ISIS launched an unprecedented wave of attacks Wednesday on Egyptian soldiers in the Sinai Peninsula that killed at least 70 people, in a major challenge to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
Egypt’s state prosecutor has died hours after a powerful bomb hit his convoy in Cairo on Monday, officials said, following jihadist calls for attacks on the judiciary to punish a crackdown on Islamist
An Egyptian court on Tuesday upheld a death sentence against ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi for plotting jailbreaks and attacks on the police during the country’s 2011 uprising.
An organic wine producer is growing indigenous grapes near famed pharaonic tombs in central Egypt, vintners in the Nile Delta have modernised a long-neglected 19th century winery, and in Cairo’s hotel
An Egyptian appeals court on Saturday cancelled a ruling to list the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organisation, judicial sources said, signalling a possible easing of pressure on the Gaza St
New outfit to intervene in crises ranging from Syria war to Yemen insurgency