AJ Impact

Israel will start exporting natural gas to Egypt this year

An agreement between the two countries and a US-based oil and gas exploration firm is said to be valued at $15bn.

Israel will start exporting natural gas to Egypt this year

Middle East

Egypt minister's alleged threat to critics sparks outrage

Nabila Makram makes a throat-slitting gesture while speaking about expatriate Egyptians criticising the country.

Egypt minister's alleged threat to critics sparks outrage

Egypt

Passengers scramble to rebook after BA suspends Cairo flights

Travellers say Cairo flights being rebooked on Egypt Air 'strange' in light of security concern raised by suspension.

Passengers scramble to rebook after BA suspends Cairo flights

Egypt

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo

Two airlines cite unspecified security concerns but give no details about what may have prompted the move.

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo

Science & Technology

Farouk El-Baz, the Egyptian behind the Moon landings

Egyptian-born Farouk El-Baz was part of NASA's Apollo 11 ground crew at just 31 years old.

Profile: Farouk El-Baz, the Egyptian behind the Moon landings

Egypt

Two killed in suicide bombing in Egypt's North Sinai

Suicide attack follows discovery of four headless bodies in the conflict-wracked peninsula a day earlier.

Two killed in suicide bombing in Egypt's North Sinai

Egypt

Egypt begins restoring King Tutankhamun's golden coffin

Egyptian pharaoh's coffin and tomb's treasured collection to be displayed at the new Grand Egyptian Museum next year.

Egypt begins restoring King Tutankhamun's golden coffin

Middle East

HRW slams Kuwait for deporting Egyptian 'dissidents'

Kuwait has forcibly returned the eight men claiming they were a 'terrorist' cell linked to the Muslim Brotherhood.

HRW slams Kuwait for deporting Egyptian 'dissidents'

AJ Impact

Falling food costs see Egypt inflation fall

Prices are rising at a slowing rate in Egypt, increasing the chances of an interest rate cut.

Egypt's inflation slows to three-year low as food costs fall

Egypt

When doctors don't help: 'Medical negligence' in Egypt's prisons

Deliberately withholding medical treatment in Egyptian prisons and elsewhere amounts to torture, according to experts.

When doctors don't help: 'Medical negligence' in Egypt's prisons

AJ Impact

Billion-dollar deal: Qatar agrees to buy US planes & jet engines

The Gulf nation agreed to buy military equipment and develop a petrochemicals complex with Chevron.

Billion-dollar deal: Qatar agrees to buy US planes & jet engines

United Kingdom

Egypt seeks Interpol help to retrieve Tutankhamun bust sold in UK

Pharaoh's 3,000-year-old sculpture was auctioned in the UK without documents of ownership, Egypt says.

Egypt seeks Interpol help to retrieve Tutankhamun bust sold in UK

Sudan

What can Sudan learn from its neighbour Egypt?

The Stream explores the power-sharing agreement between Sudan’s Transitional Military Council and pro-democracy opposition.

What can Sudan learn from its neighbour Egypt?

Football

Egypt football association head quits, sacks coach after Cup exit

Hany Abu Reida resigned hours after Pharaohs' shock elimination from the African Nations Cup by South Africa.

Egypt football association head quits, sacks coach after Cup exit

Middle East

Daughter of Islamic scholar al-Qaradawi remanded in Egypt again

Ola al-Qaradawi was arrested hours after her release in previous case and faces charges of 'joining a terrorist group'.

Daughter of Islamic scholar al-Qaradawi remanded in Egypt again