Egypt

Soccer: Belgium keep injured Kompany in World Cup squad

Soccer: Belgium keep injured Kompany in World Cup squad

Published 04/06/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium coach Roberto Martinez has given Vincent Kompany two weeks to recover from a groin injury in time for the World Cup, [more…]

Jay-Z defeats copyright claims over ‘Big Pimpin”

Jay-Z defeats copyright claims over ‘Big Pimpin”

Published 31/05/2018

(Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Thursday awarded a victory to Jay-Z in a copyright infringement lawsuit claiming that the rapper sampled without permission [more…]

King Tutankhamen’s military chariot moved to new Egyptian museum

King Tutankhamen’s military chariot moved to new Egyptian museum

Published 06/05/2018

CAIRO (Reuters) - A military chariot that belonged to ancient Egypt’s boy-king, Tutankhamen, has been moved to a new museum near the Pyramids that Cairo [more…]

Christie’s to auction rare watch once owned by Egyptian king

Christie’s to auction rare watch once owned by Egyptian king

Published 19/03/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - A rare gold watch once owned by Egypt’s King Farouk is expected to fetch $400,000 to $800,000 when it auctions this week [more…]

Tattoos discovered on mummies after millennia under wraps

Tattoos discovered on mummies after millennia under wraps

Published 01/03/2018

An infrared image of the female mummy known as 'Gebelein Woman' can be seen in this photograph issued by The British Museum in London, Britain. [more…]

Egypt uncovers ancient necropolis south of Cairo

Egypt uncovers ancient necropolis south of Cairo

Published 24/02/2018

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered an ancient necropolis containing 40 stone sarcophagi, about 1,000 small statues and a necklace charm bearing the hieroglyphic inscription "happy new year". [more…]

Careem acquires Middle East online restaurant listing platform, to…

Careem acquires Middle East online restaurant listing platform, to…

Published 18/02/2018

An employee shows the logo of ride-hailing company Careem on his mobile in his office in the West Bank city of Ramallah July 17, 2017. [more…]

Gunbattles, airstrikes in Sinai as Egyptian forces hit militants

Gunbattles, airstrikes in Sinai as Egyptian forces hit militants

Published 12/02/2018

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces killed 12 Islamist militants in gun battles and arrested 92 suspects, while airstrikes destroyed dozens of militant targets in [more…]

Fossil of school bus-sized dinosaur dug up in Egyptian desert

Fossil of school bus-sized dinosaur dug up in Egyptian desert

Published 29/01/2018

Artist's life reconstruction of the titanosaurian dinosaur Mansourasaurus shahinae on a coastline in what is now the Western Desert of Egypt approximately 80 million years [more…]

Exclusive: Despite sanctions, North Korea exported coal to South and J

Exclusive: Despite sanctions, North Korea exported coal to South and J

Published 26/01/2018

FILE PHOTO - An employee walks between front-end loaders which are used to move coal imported from North Korea at Dandong port in the Chinese [more…]