The Guardian view on Egypt: Sisi isn’t everyone’s favourite dictator

Even before Egyptian authorities warned that they would “decisively confront” any protests that take place on Friday, it was evident that it would require extraordinary courage to...

Perfectly preserved mummies in 3,000 year old colourful coffins discovered in Egypt

Perfectly preserved mummies were found in 30 colourful wooden coffins found on the Nile River’s west bank near Luxor, Egyptian archaeologists have revealed.  Adorned with delicate inscriptions...