- Egypt soccer club president targeted
The president of Egyptian soccer club Zamalak claims he was targeted by gunmen in a failed assination attempt.
- Kenya suffers 1-0 defeat to Pharaohs
The new look national soccer team Harambee stars went down by a solitary goal in an international friendly match against hosts Egypt played last night at the renovated Aswan Stadium.
- Stars arrive in Cairo for friendly match
The national soccer team Harambee Stars arrived in Cairo early Friday ready to face hosts Egypt in a friendly match Saturday in Aswan.
- Egypt picks consortium to draft Suez plan
CAIRO (AP) ? Egypt selected a consortium of Egyptian and the Persian Gulf companies Tuesday to develop the government's mega project to transform the Suez Canal waterway into a hub of internat?
- Qatar Shifts Foreign Policy After Supporting Revolts
Qatar, which backed rebels in Libya and Syria and supported an Islamist government in Egypt, is now mediating between Israel and Hamas to end the Gaza conflict. Its role may signal a foreign policy shift as Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani grapples with controversy over his country's hosting of the 2022 World Cup. Seeking an agreement in Gaza, where more than 1,900 Palestinians and 67 ...
- Egypt burns books it says promote violence, Brotherhood ideas
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt has extended its crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood to include burning books it says promote violence and ideas linked to the banned Islamist group, a local official and a security source said on Saturday.
- Egypt's top religious authority condemns Islamic State
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's top religious authority condemned the armed group Islamic State which has taken over parts of Iraq and Syria, describing it as a corrupt, extremist organization that is damaging Islam.
- Soccer-African Champions League group A results and standings
Aug 10 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the African Champions League Group A matches on Sunday Sunday, August 10 TP Mazembe (DR Congo) 3 Al Hilal (Sudan) 1 Zamalek (Egypt) 0 AS V. Club (DR Congo) 1 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 TP Mazembe 5 3 1 1 5 2 10 2 AS V. Club 5 3 1 1 6 4 10 3 Zamalek 5 1 1 3 3 5 4 4 Al Hilal 5 1 1 3 5 8 4
- Egypt calls for Gaza ceasefire to begin Tuesday
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt called on Israel and the Palestinian factions to begin a three-day ceasefire in Gaza starting at 0500 GMT (1.00 a.m. EDT) on Tuesday, and invited them to dispatch senior delegations to Cairo for negotiations aimed at reaching a longer-term deal.
- Egypt plans to dig new Suez Canal costing $4 billion
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt said on Tuesday it plans to build a new Suez Canal alongside the existing 145-year-old historic waterway in a multi-billion dollar project to expand trade along the fastest shipping route between Europe and Asia.