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Feb 27, 2019
At least 25 killed, 50 injured in fire at Cairo's main railway station; blaze broke out after train crashed into steel barrierThe fire broke out at Cairo's Ramses railway station after a train crashed into a steel barrier, the sources said. Photos showed a thick cloud of black smoke billowing around the station.
Dec 30, 2018
Egyptian forces kill 40 suspected militants in three incidents after IED blast kills three Vietnamese tourists in GizaEgypt's interior ministry did not say whether the suspected militants were connected to the attack on the tourists, but said its forces killed 30 people during raids on their hideouts in Giza where it said “terrorist elements” were planning a series of attacks targeting state institutions and the tourism industry.
Dec 29, 2018
Bomb kills three Vietnamese tourists, local tour guide near pyramids of Giza; Egyptian PM says 'no country can guarantee 100% safety'Array
Dec 25, 2018
Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's call on Egyptians to lose weight creates stir; president had asked TV shows to avoid airing overweight presentersAbdel-Fattah el-Sissi said physical education should become core curriculum at schools and universities and suggested TV shows shouldn't let presenters or guests on the air if they are overweight.
Dec 08, 2018
Egyptian authorities investigate Danish couple after video showing them posing naked on pyramid goes viralThe three-minute video recorded at night, which has stirred outrage and controversy among Egyptians on social media, shows parts of the climb as a man and a woman scale what appears to be the Great Pyramid of Giza with the skyline of Cairo in the background
Nov 10, 2018
United States ends refuelling support of aircraft involved in Yemen war as pressure builds on Saudi ArabiaHowever, a halt to refuelling could have little practical effect on the conflict, seen as a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Sep 08, 2018
Egypt sentences 75 to death, hundreds to jail over 2013 pro-Muslim Brotherhood protest in CairoThe death sentences in Egypt concluded the mass trial of some 700 people accused of offences during the pro-Muslim Brotherhood protest at Cairo's Rabaa Adawiya square.
Aug 09, 2018
Towards clean energy: Undergraduate students in Egypt design car that runs on airThe go-kart-like vehicle comes as Egypt pushes ahead with deep cuts to energy subsidies.
Aug 03, 2018
Hamas leaders to convene for rare meeting in Gaza, will look at long-term solution to hostilities with IsraelPalestinian protests along the Gaza-Israel border have led to frequent clashes, with Israeli snipers firing on protesters burning tires and throwing stones.
Jul 28, 2018
Lunar eclipse: Crowds gather to observe 'blood moon' across the world; bad weather mars viewing in IndiaThe longest "blood moon" lunar eclipse this century dazzled skygazers across the globe on Friday, coinciding with Mars' closest approach in 15 years in a thrilling celestial spectacle.