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Western arms contractors worried over success of Indian Tejas Jet  Apr 23, 7:42 am
London, Apr.23 (ANI): Leading defence and aeronautical firms of the West are reportedly worried over the success of the Tejas Trainer Jet, especially as India is expected to bag the first contracts for the trainer jet from Sri Lanka and Egypt.
Egypt air hijacker surrenders, hostages released  Mar 29, 6:17 pm
Nicosia (Cyprus), Mar.29 (ANI): The Egypt Air hijacking incident has come to an end after the hijacker surrendered followed by the hostages being released . The plane was travelling from Alexandria to Cairo and forced to divert to Larnaca Airport in Cyprus.
Hijacked Egyptian airline with 81 onboard lands at Cyprus  Mar 29, 12:42 pm
Cairo, Mar.29(ANI):An EgyptAir passenger aircraft en route from Alexandria to Cairo has been hijacked and has landed in Cyprus, according to sources in Egypt's Civil Aviation Ministry.
Militants gun down 13 policemen in Egypt's northern Sinai  Mar 20, 1:35 pm
Cairo (Egypt), Mar. 20 (ANI): At least 13 Egyptian policemen were killed by militants yesterday on a checkpoint south of northern Sinai's provincial capital of el-Arish, said Egyptian Interior Ministry.
FB administrator sent to jail for three years for 'unfaithful wives' comment  Mar 14, 2:36 pm
Cairo (Egypt), Mar.14 (ANI): A court in Cairo, Egypt, has sentenced a prominent Facebook user to three years in prison for asserting on a television show that most Egyptian women cheat on their husbands.
New mosquito mating find key weapon in fight against Zika  Mar 12, 9:26 am
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Until there's a vaccine or treatment for the Zika virus, the effective way to control its spread is to change the mating system of the mosquitoes that carry it, according to a recent study.
Mosquitoes carrying Zika Virus have entered Pakistan: GOARN  Mar 9, 4:45 pm
Islamabad, Mar.9 (ANI): A leading member of the Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN) has warned that mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus have been found in Pakistan.
Coming Friday releases to baffle movie lovers  Feb 20, 10:03 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 21 (ANI): Seems like the coming Friday is ready to create a huge confusion among the movie bugs with its four releases, two from Bollywood and two from Hollywood.
Mummy portraits offer clues to how painting techniques evolved  Feb 15, 11:46 am
Washington D.C, Feb 15 (ANI): With scientists getting a clearer picture of how ancient Egyptians painted lifelike portraits that were buried with mummies of the depicted individuals, evolution of painting techniques can be better understood.
Egypt arrests 47 Facebook administrators  Jan 14, 5:50 pm
Cairo, Jan.14 (ANI): Administrators of around 47 Facebook pages have been arrested by Egyptian security forces who are allegedly run by the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.
Facebook's 'free basics' service shut down in Egypt  Dec 31, 5:30 pm
Cairo, Dec.31 (ANI): Social networking giant Facebook's free basics initiative service that provides limited free Internet access was suspended in Egypt after a permit required from the government was not renewed.
Egypt restaurant bombing kills 12  Dec 4, 2:04 pm
London, Dec. 4 (ANI): A restaurant in Cairo came under attack by a Molotov cocktail that killed at least 12 people, Egyptian security officials said.
`Gods of Egypt` director apologises for too much white in movie  Nov 30, 1:03 pm
Melbourne, Nov. 30 (ANI): 'Gods of Egypt' director Alex Proyas has recently apologised for whitewashing his upcoming film based on Egyptian mythology after being slammed on the social media.
Lionsgate apologises for casting choices in `Gods of Egypt`  Nov 29, 5:52 pm
London., Nov. 29 (ANI): The makers of 'Gods of Egypt' have apologised for casting white actors to play ancient Egyptian characters.
Queen Nefertiti's tomb may be hidden near Tutankhamun's   Nov 29, 3:51 pm
Melbourne, Nov. 29 (ANI): Archeologists have discovered that scans in King Tutankhamun's tomb in Egypt's Valley of the Kings points to a hidden chamber, which could possibly be the place where Queen Nefertiti was buried.
Pankaj Advani wins IBSF World Snooker Championship  Nov 21, 10:37 pm
Hurghada (Egypt), Nov. 21 (ANI): Ace cueist Pankaj Advani won the IBSF World Snooker Championship after defeating his Chinese opponent Zhua Xintong in the final here on Saturday.
Confirmed: Russian passenger plane was 'bombed' by terrorists  Nov 17, 2:59 pm
London, Nov. 17 (ANI): Confirming former reports, the Russian intelligence announced that the Russian passenger plane that crashed over the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt last month had been bombed.
UK suspends flights to Sharm el-Sheikh  Nov 5, 10:59 am
London, Nov. 5 (ANI): The British Government has suspended flights between UK and the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh as officials believe that a bomb explosion could have brought down the Russian plane that crashed last week over the Sinai Peninsula.
Joshna Chinappa bows out of Qatar Classic Squash Open  Nov 4, 5:40 pm
Doha, Nov.4 (ANI): Indian ace squash player Joshna Chinappa crashed out of the Qatar Classic tournament after going down against Omneya Abdel Kawy of Egypt in a pulsating quarterfinal thriller here on Wednesday.
Russian jet broke up 'in the air' before crash  Nov 2, 12:46 pm
Johannesburg, Nov. 2 (ANI): A Russian passenger jet that crashed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula broke up 'in the air' strewing fragments across a wide area, an expert said.
Doubts rise over ISIS involvement in Russia plane crash  Nov 1, 10:25 am
London, Nov. 1 (ANI): Russian and Egyptian authorities have not confirmed the involvement of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in the crash of Metrojet's Airbus A-321, which killed over 224 passengers, mostly Russians.
Russian plane with over 200 onboard crashes in Egypt  Oct 31, 1:59 pm
Cairo, Oct. 31 (ANI): Egypt's Prime Minister Sherif Ismail has confirmed that a Russian passenger plane carrying over 200 people crashed in central Sinai today
India considers Egypt to be bridge between Asia, Africa: President Mukherjee  Oct 29, 4:52 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 29 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has said that India considers Egypt to be a major power in the region and a bridge between Asia and Africa.
Graves of WWI heroes from Manipur found in Europe  Oct 28, 9:52 pm
Imphal, Oct.28 (ANI): After almost a century, graves of eighty seven people from Manipur, who took part in World War I (WWI) as members of the Labour Corps, have been found in war cemeteries across Europe and Egypt and Yemen.
Jay-Z wins copyright infringement case for `Big Pimpin`  Oct 23, 2:23 pm
London, Oct 23 (ANI): Jay-Z has won a copyright infringement case for his 1999 hit single 'Big Pimpin', which was accused of using Egyptian composer, Baligh Hamdi's 1957track 'Khosara Khosara's Arabic melodies.