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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
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.
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, gave its approval today for signing of an agreement between India and Egypt on maritime transport.
`60 Minutes` rape survivor journalist back on air 4yrs post ordeal Sep 29, 10:53 am
Melbourne, Sept 29 (ANI): American journalist Lara Logan, who was raped to death during an assignment in Egypt, has inked a new TV deal with CBS news.
PM Modi discusses counter terrorism with Egyptian Prez Sep 26, 2:24 am
New York, Sept.26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi held discussions on counter terrorism and counter radicalisation during his meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
Two Al Jazeera journalists released from Egypt prison Sep 24, 10:56 am
Johannesburg, Sept. 24 (ANI): Two Al Jazeera journalists have been freed from prison after Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi pardoned them following global criticism.
Egyptian security forces accidentally shoot dead 12 tourists, guides Sep 14, 10:21 am
London, Sept. 14 (ANI): The Egyptian security forces have accidentally shot dead at least 12 tourists and their guides, while 10 people were left injured.
Egyptian agriculture minister arrested over corruption charges Sep 8, 10:55 am
London, Sept. 8 (ANI): Egyptian agriculture minister Salah El Din Mahmoud Helal has been arrested in connection with corruption allegations shortly after he resigned on Monday.
Amal Clooney urges Egypt President to pardon al-Jazeera journalists Aug 31, 11:06 am
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney has called on Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to overturn the court decision to hand over three-year jail terms to three al-Jazeera journalists.
London, Aug 30 (ANI): Three al-Jazeera journalists have been sentenced to three years in prison in connection with their work by an Egyptian court, which has been condemned by rights groups and news organisation as an assault on the freedom of press.
Cairo, Aug. 26 (AN): Emphasising on the need to fight radicalisation and extremism, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj condemned all acts of terrorism and urged Egypt to join hands with India to remove the 'scourge of terrorism' completely.
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