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Meet the all-female plane crew, first in Egypt Cairo - In 1933, there was the first Egyptian flight driven by a lady, Captain ‘Lotfia Al-Nady’ who was the first Egyptian lady to get the first airline pilot permit and so she was the first lady ... Tuesday 21-02-2017 04:43 PM Breaking: 'Blind Sheikh' Omar Abdel Rahman died in US prison- Reports & Family statement Cairo - According to local media in Egypt, the Jihadi leader Omar Abdul Rahman died in his prison in the United States of America. Media quoted Abdul Rahmans daughter. ‘Umar ‘Abd ar-Raḥman; born ... Saturday 18-02-2017 06:15 PM Modeled Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt: Tunisian Al-Ghannoushi starts intellectual revisions Tunisia – Few members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group in Egypt have started recently intellectual revisions. On their footsteps, Rashed Al-Ghanoushi, the Brotherhood Guide in Tunisia, has ... Friday 17-02-2017 01:01 PM Meet the first female governor in Egypt Meet the first female governor in Egypt Cairo - Earlier today, Engineer Nadia Abdou sworn the constitutional oath to be the governor of Al-Buhaira (Beheira Governorate). She is now the first woman ... Thursday 16-02-2017 03:22 PM Soccer superstar Messi in Egypt for anti-Hepatitis campaign Cairo - Soccer superstar Lionel Messi is scheduled to arrive in Egypt on Wednesday to promote a new treatment for Hepatitis C virus, the Egyptian Tourism Ministry said in a statement Tuesday. ... Wednesday 15-02-2017 12:45 AM Egyptian philosopher: Donald Trump is a messenger from God, just like Al-Sisi Toronto – Controversial Egyptian academic and philosopher Murad Wahba has described President Donald Trump as a messenger from God, sent to save humanity from the Islamic State. Wahba made the ... Thursday 02-02-2017 11:09 PM Egyptian director and MP 'Khaled Youssef': I am target of a fierce smear campaign Cairo - East Cairo Prosecution decided to drop over-the-counter drug possession charges against Egyptian Member of Parliamnet and film director Khaled Youssef. Youssef, ... Thursday 02-02-2017 03:11 PM Renowned Egyptian poet 'Sayed Hegab' died Cairo - Renowned Egyptian poet Sayed Hegab died on Wednesday at the age of 76 , media outlets and family members announced. Hegab was a songwriter and Amyea; spoken slang Arabic in Egypt poet, ... Wednesday 25-01-2017 09:41 PM Dalida film to be screened in Bahrain As part of the So French week programme, the world premiere of Dalida will be shown in Bahrain, scheduled for January 21. Dalida, is based on the true story of acclaimed music icon "Dalida" born in ... Wednesday 11-01-2017 12:01 PM Former Iranian president Rafsanjani dies of heart attack Former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died in hospital in Tehran where he was taken after suffering a heart attack on Sunday, state media reported. State run Press TV said Rafsanjani, 82, ... Sunday 08-01-2017 07:04 PM Egyptian legendary actress 'Zubaida Tharwat' passed away at 67 Cairo, alBawaba - The well-known Egyptian actress Zubaida Tharwat died on Tuesday at age of 76 شfter a long struggle with cancer and ageing-associated diseases. During her career, she was given ... Tuesday 13-12-2016 08:39 PM Fidel Castro, Cuba’s longtime leader, dies at 90 After years of dealing with failing health, Fidel Castro, leader of the Cuban revolution who steered the country through decades of a US economic blockade, has died, state media report. Castro died ... Saturday 26-11-2016 10:15 AM Chinese director delights to win Cairo film award Chinese director Jia Zhangke said Saturday he was thrilled and honoured to win the Excellence Award of the 38th Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF), one of the most prestigious film gala in ... Friday 25-11-2016 05:21 PM Libya: Alqaeda member killed in airstrike , reports Acounts and users on different social media platforms reported that a high rank member in al-Qaeda (a terrorist group) has been killed last night in an airstrike by a foreign warplane. At least four ... Tuesday 15-11-2016 02:15 PM Legendary actor Mahmoud AbdelAziz passed away at age of 70 Egyptian actor Mahmoud Abdel Aziz has passed away aged 70 after a month of illness, his son confirmed on Facebook. Abdel Aziz was hospitalized last month after a bout of illness and was said to have ... Saturday 12-11-2016 10:42 PM