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Photos: Sculptor behind controversial 'Egypt Rising' statue apologizes

The sculptor behind the ‘Egypt Rising’ statue which sparked outrage across social media has apologized, stating that the work was...

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For first time, Egypt's coronavirus recovery rates at 44.9%: Health Minister

Data collected by the Ministry of Health has revealed that coronavirus recovery rates for patients in isolation hospitals have reached...

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Egypt expresses solidarity with Sudan over Bout Dam collapse

Egypt has expressed solidarity with Sudan following the collapse of the Bout Dam in the southeastern Blue Nile province, which...

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Fairmont Nile City Hotel offers support over gang rape incident

The Fairmont Nile City Hotel’s administration on Saturday offered its support to investigations regarding a gang rape that allegedly occurred...

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Egypt's Elections Commission closes expat voter registration period

The National Elections Commission on Friday has concluded the period for Egyptian expatriates to register on the commission’s website to...

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Elon Musk gets invitation to visit tomb of Egyptian pyramid builders

In response to a tweet from American billionaire Elon Musk referencing a theory that aliens had built the pyramids, Egypt’s...

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EgyptAir suspends flights to Kuwait indefinitely

EgyptAir announced in a statement that it has suspended all flights to Kuwait starting Saturday until further notice over coronavirus...

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Egypt condemns any attempts to cause rift with Kuwait

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry has slammed posts on social media which it says seek to worsen relations between Egypt and Kuwait....

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Egyptian antiquities official visits archaeology exhibition in the US

An Egyptian delegation led by Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa al-Waziry on Thursday visited the exhibition...

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Hulu series ‘Ramy’ first Muslim American sitcom to receive an Emmy nomination

Egyptian-American actor and comic Ramy Youssef has been nominated for two Emmy awards, in the categories of best lead actor...

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Social media users reveal details of alleged gang rape incident at famous Cairo hotel

Testimonies about a gang rape that allegedly occurred in a hotel room at the Fairmont Nile City Hotel in Cairo...

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Egyptian Tourism Ministry launches competition for photos featuring Egypt’s beaches

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has launched a competition for amateur photographers, to find the best photo featuring...

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Banks to suspend work across Egypt from July 30 to August 3

Egypt will suspend work at all banks across the country starting from July 30 to August 3, the Central Bank...

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No restrictions on travel to Egypt from UK: Ambassador

Britain’s Ambassador to Cairo, Geoffrey Adams, hailed the precautionary measures Egypt has taken to resume tourism and assured there are...

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