Local Islamic State affiliate claims responsibility for attack on three buses carrying Christian pilgrims.
The two sons of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak have been arrested for alleged stock market manipulation
Manal Awad Mikhael has been sworn in as the governor of Damietta. She is the second woman ever to be appointed governor in Egypt.
Like Godot, that desired “culture” may never arrive. Just last month, an Egyptian court sentenced 75 pro-Morsi protesters to death for their role in post-coup violence.
The Church was also giving monks a month to shut down all their social media accounts and give their time solely to the monastic order, Mena added.
Egypt has been ranked the safest country in Africa - coming higher than both the UK and US - according to a new poll.
The Egyptian Museum in downtown Cairo is hosting a temporary exhibition of 300 artifacts from the era of Queen Cleopatra.
Egyptian state media has declared that Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has won a second term as president.