‘They were Muslims’! Egyptian preacher stirs controversy over the pharaohs

A member of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs in Egypt, Khaled El-Gendy, sparked controversy and ridicule on social media after he said on TV that the Pharaohs were Muslims,...

Acting Muslim Brotherhood Guide sentenced to life imprisonment

An Egyptian court has sentenced the Muslim Brotherhood Acting General Guide, Mahmoud Ezzat, to life imprisonment (25 years). This sentence came in the case known in the media as the...

Annual inflation rate in Egypt rises to 4.8% in March

The Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics announced that the annual inflation rate increased during March, recording a rate of 4.8 per cent compared to 4.6 per cent in...

Over the Renaissance Dam crisis: Egypt signs a security agreement with Uganda

Uganda announced late on Wednesday that it had signed an agreement with Egypt to exchange military information. This agreement came in light of Egypt and Ethiopia's escalating...

The kidnapping and killing of a child raises a storm of rage

An eight-year-old girl was killed in a heinous crime, causing shock and stirring a storm of anger in Egypt through social media. Rimas was kidnapped on...

Before Ramadan, the price of meat and food commodities increase

The Egyptian market witnessed a remarkable increase in the price of meat, poultry, and food commodities, coinciding with the upcoming month of Ramadan, which enjoys a special...

Residents exhume and burn body of Egyptian nurse who died of COVID-19

In a strange and unfortunate incident, the security services in Cairo Governorate revealed that unknown persons had exhumed the body of a nurse who was buried days ago after...

Antagonisms inside the regime as state-sponsored media attacks media minister

The crisis of the regime's media wings in Egypt has erupted again. This came during a meeting organised by the Rose Al-Youssef magazine. The gathering of editors-in-chief of national and...

Renaissance Dam sparks huge losses for Egyptian Stock Exchange

This week the Egyptian Stock Exchange incurred huge losses in the market capital of EGP 12 billion. The shocking losses caused the trading session to be halted for half an...

Egypt’s government approves COVID-19 vaccine for MPs

Egypt’s House of Representatives has announced that the government has said it will provide vaccines for the members of parliament in its two chambers. Hanafi Gebali,...