Latest News for: Cairo


Kais Saied Visits Al-Azhar, Christ Nativity Cathedral in Cairo

All Africa 13 Apr 2021
Envoy Mouna Ouerderni) -- President of the Republic Kais Saied said Sunday in Cairo Tunisia remains a land of peace, coexistence and moderate Islam ....

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. convenes with Italian ambassador to Cairo on April 12

Egypt Today 13 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 13 April 2021. On April 12, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Enany, received Ambassador Giampaolo Cantini, the Ambassador of Italy to Cairo, to discuss strengthening cooperation ...

Cairo lanterns and Milky Way over Banburgh: Tuesday’s best photos

The Guardian 13 Apr 2021
The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world ....

Cairo International Film Festival announces 2021 dates

Arab News 13 Apr 2021
DUBAI.The 43rd edition of the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) is set to take place from Dec ... Egyptian film producer Mohamed Hefzy, president of the Cairo International Film Festival, said in a released statement ... A post shared by Cairo Int’l Film Festival (@cairofilms).

Fifth inning proves pivotal in Cairo baseball win

Moberly Monitor-Index 13 Apr 2021
Although the Cairo Bearcats out-hit Canton by a 10-to-3 margin Monday, a 4-run fifth inning proved to be a difference maker in allowing the Bearcats to tough-out a 5-1 baseball home victory ... Senior Bryce Taylor and junior Jack Prewett of Cairo each singled with one out in the bottom of the fifth.
photo: AP / Turkish Presidency
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a meeting, in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Sept. 7, 2020

Russia warns Turkey against fueling militarization in Ukraine

Press TV 13 Apr 2021
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned Turkey and “all responsible nations” on Monday against feeding “Ukraine’s militant tendencies.”. Lavrov made the remark while visiting the Egyptian capital, Cairo, two days after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hosted Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Istanbul ...The answer is very simple ... .

GERD at risk of collapse due to earthquakes, volcanic land in Ethiopia: professor

Egypt Independent 13 Apr 2021
Ethiopia has the most earthquake-prone area in Africa, leaving its ambitious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)� vulnerable to collapse thanks to the prevalence of presence of faults, canyons and volcanic mountains, professor of water resources at Cairo University Abbas Sharaqy warned on Monday ... ....

Joseph of Cairo, Kroner of Moberly receive MFA Foundation Scholarships

Moberly Monitor-Index 12 Apr 2021
High school seniors Martina Irene Joseph of Northeast R-IV High School in Cairo, and Chase Michael Kroner of Moberly, have both won a $2,000 MFA Foundation scholarship ... The scholarships are sponsored by MFA Agri Services, Moberly, MO ... Winners are selected by local committees.

Cairo court sentences rapist Ahmed Bassam Zaki to eight years in prison

Egypt Independent 12 Apr 2021
Cairo Criminal Court sentenced Ahmed Bassam Zaki to eight years in prison over charges of sexual harassment of two girls by sending them sexual pictures and communicating with them without their consent ... The Public Prosecution interrogated the suspect, who confessed to some of the charges against him ... ....

Cairo ‘keen to establish relations’ with Turkey, applauds Ankara’s signals after years of animosity

Russia Today 12 Apr 2021
Shoukry said that better relations were in the best interest of both countries ... Cairo and Ankara have also locked horns over a number of regional issues, including the civil war in Libya, where they backed opposing sides, and maritime disputes in the Eastern Mediterranean and its potentially lucrative gas reserves ... .

Tunisian President Kais Saied visits Cairo Opera House on April 11

Egypt Today 12 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 12 April 2021. Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem received President of the Republic of Tunisia Kais Saied and his accompanying delegation during their visit to Cairo Opera House on April 11.   ...  .  . Tunisian President Kais Saied expressed his gratitude for the Egyptian warm welcome ...  .   ...   ... .

Cairo's palatial museum full of Impressionist treasures—closed for a decade after a Van Gogh was ...

The Art Newspaper 12 Apr 2021
The Mr & Mrs Mohamed Mahmoud Khalil Museum in Cairo reopened on Sunday 4 April after a decade of closure. A spectacular Art Nouveau structure overlooking the Nile, the museum is open to the public with entry free of charge for the duration of this month ... An interior view of the Mr. & Mrs ... Mohamed Mahmoud Khalil Photo ... .
photo: AP / Russian Foreign Ministry Press Service
In this handout photo released by Russian Foreign Ministry Press Service, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov listens to United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen during their talks in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry welcomes Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Cairo

Egypt Today 12 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 12 April 2021. Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry welcomed his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Tahrir Palace, Cairo, Monday ... He reiterated that there are promising horizons for having strategic cooperation between Cairo and Moscow, particularly in the field of tourism.

Muslims navigate restrictions in the second pandemic Ramadan

Artesia Daily Press 12 Apr 2021
CAIRO (AP) — For Ramadan this year, Magdy Hafez has been longing to reclaim a cherished ritual ... In bustling markets around Cairo’s Al-Sayeda Zainab Mosque, shoppers browsed stalls stacked with decorative Ramadan lanterns in vibrant colors, inspected the offerings and bargained for a deal.