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Bibliotheca Alexandrina and Centre d’Études Alexandrines are hosting a competition Cairo - Bibliotheca Alexandrina is collaborating with the Centre d’Études Alexandrines (CEAlex) to coordinate “The Streets of Alexandria (Les Rues D’Alexandrie)” competitions to persuade people to ... Saturday 05-08-2017 03:27 AM Have smartphones destroyed a generation? Friday 04-08-2017 04:25 PM See how social media lampoons Al-Jazeera over rumor of Hajj shutdown Doha – Doha-based Al-Jazeera channel is taking some hits on social media after spreading rumors about Saudi Arabias plans to shut down Hajj (i.e ritual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia) to ... Monday 31-07-2017 12:06 PM 'Looking for Om Kalthoum' in Venice International Film Festival Cairo - Directed by Shereen Nashaat, the film “Looking for Om Kalthoum” will be competing in the 74th Venice International Film Festival according to a released statement by Egyptian actress Yasmin ... Sunday 30-07-2017 11:02 PM Egyptian actor Mena Massoud to play ‘Aladdin’ in the Live adaptation of this classic tale California [U.S.] - Disney has officially found it’s Aladdin for the the live-action “Aladdin” remake by director, Guy Richie. After months of searching, Egyptian Canadian actor, Mena Massoud, has ... Saturday 29-07-2017 10:25 AM Egyptian breaks Guinness World Records "On a Bike" Cairo - Egyptian endurance athlete Helmy Elsaeed, along with four Swedish cyclists, set a new world record for the fastest team to cycle across Europe in a 6,000 km journey to raise money for ... Friday 28-07-2017 09:33 PM New architectural elements discovered in Saint Pishoy's Monastery Cairo - Restorers at the Monastery of Saint Pishoy in Wadi El-Natroun, Cairo-Alexandria road, discovered a collection of wall paintings and architectural elements on Thursday, July 27. The ... Friday 28-07-2017 01:02 AM ‘Luxor... Culture Capital of the Arab World’ exhibit opens to the masses Luxor [Egypt] - ‘Luxor... The Culture Capital of the Arab World’ arts exhibition officially opens to the masses on Wednesday, in presence of Head of the Fine Arts sector Khaled Srour. On Monday, ... Thursday 27-07-2017 03:46 AM Egyptian movie 'Sheikh Jackson' to participate in Toronto International Festival Cairo - Toronto International Fim Festival (TIFF) announced that Egyptian Film Sheikh Jackson will participate in the official selection. The movie will be globally premiered in the ‘Special ... Wednesday 26-07-2017 09:25 PM AWO takes part in UN political forum on sustainable development Cairo – The Arab women Organization (AWO) has been taking part in a UN political forum on sustainable development that kicked off Tuesday (July 11) in New York and lasted for seven days. UN ... Wednesday 26-07-2017 06:21 PM Transfer of the newly discovered archaeological tomb Cairo - The archaeological mission headed by Ahmed Shoeib has finished the work pertaining the transfer of the archaeological tomb discovered in El-Husseiniya city in Sharqia governorate. Ayman ... Wednesday 26-07-2017 12:08 AM Egyptian Actress Yasmine Sabry amongst world’s most beautiful faces in 2017 Cairo - Egyptian Actress Yasmine Sabri has been featured in the list of Worlds most beautiful faces of 2017, according to TC Calendar, the international independent platform that evaluates ... Tuesday 25-07-2017 04:10 PM Muslims to celebrate start of Eid al-Adha Festival on 1 September Tuesday 25-07-2017 04:04 PM Gala Concert at the Alexandria Opera House Alexandria [Egypt] - The Alexandria Opera House is presenting the Gala Concert with selections from Walt Disney and The Merry Widow on July 23 in Alexandria. Alexandria Opera House is commonly ... Saturday 22-07-2017 03:18 PM Japanese delegation visits Egyptian Civilization Museum Cairo - A delegation presenting the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) visited Wednesday the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Al Fustat district, within the framework of joint ... Thursday 20-07-2017 02:59 PM