EgyptAir Flight 181: Passenger Claiming To Have Suicide Bomb Hijacks Plane To Cairo - Latest Updates
EgyptAir confirms its plane was hijacked en route from Alexandria to Cairo Airbus A320 carrying 56 passengers lands after request by pilots at Larnaca airport in Cyprus. Airline says at least one hija...
The Delicious Chaos of Cairo’s Chinatown
On a cool night in December, I take the metro to Abbasiya with friends to retry the second of the cheap eats. We settle into plastic chairs at an outdoor table, sip green tea, and begin the ordering p...
Egypt plans to spend $45bn building new administrative capital
The Egyptian government has announced plans to build a new capital to the east of the present one, Cairo. Housing Minister Mostafa Madbouly said the project would cost $45bn (£30bn) and take five to s...
Al Jazeera trial: Egypt court frees journalists on bail
A Cairo court orders the release on bail of two Al Jazeera journalists being retried on the charge of spreading false news to help a terrorist group.
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Cairo - Cuisine
Find out where to taste the best traditional Egyptian cuisine in Cairo. The Concierge at the Semiramis InterContinental Cairo hotel will recommend the tastie...
History of Alexandria
The history of Alexandria dates back to the city's founding, by Alexander the Great, in 331 BC. Yet, before that, there were some big port cities just east of Alexandria, at the western edge of what i...
History of Alexandria - Wikipedia
Cairo
Cairo (/ˈkaɪroʊ/ KYE-roh ; Arabic: القاهرة‎) is the capital of Egypt and the largest city in the Middle-East and second-largest in Africa after Lagos. Its metropolitan area is the 16t...
EgyptAir Flight 181: Passenger Claiming To Have Suicide Bomb Hijacks Plane To Cairo - Latest Updates
EgyptAir confirms its plane was hijacked en route from Alexandria to Cairo Airbus A320 carrying 56 passengers lands after request by pilots at Larnaca airport in Cyprus. Airline says at least one hija...
Babylon Fortress
Babylon Fortress was an ancient fortress city or castle in the Delta of Egypt, located at Babylon in the area today known as Coptic Cairo. It was situated in the Heliopolite Nome, upon the east bank o...
Babylon Fortress - Wikipedia
Saint Mercurius Church in Coptic Cairo
Saint Mercurius Church in Coptic Cairo is one of the churches situated just to the north of the Babylon Fortress in Old Cairo among a group of important churches, and within the area known as the Abu ...
Saint Mercurius Church in Coptic Cairo - Wikipedia
Yacoubian Building (Cairo)
Yacoubian building (or Édifice Yacoubian, as officially named in French upon its completion) is an edifice in Cairo, Egypt, built in 1937. It was the home of the crème de la crème of Egyptian societ...
Yacoubian Building (Cairo) - Wikipedia
Heliopolis style
Heliopolis style is an early 20th-century architectural style developed in the new suburb of Heliopolis in eastern Cairo, Egypt. The Belgian Cairo Electric Railways and Heliopolis Oases Company, respo...
Heliopolis style - Wikipedia
Timeline of Alexandria history
The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Alexandria, Egypt.
Timeline of Alexandria history - Wikipedia
Library of Alexandria
The Royal Library of Alexandria, or Ancient Library of Alexandria, in Alexandria, Egypt, was one of the largest and most significant libraries of the ancient world. It was dedicated to the Muses, the ...
Library of Alexandria - Wikipedia
Raid on Alexandria (1941)
The Raid on Alexandria was carried out on 19 December 1941 by Italian Navy divers, members of the Decima Flottiglia MAS, who attacked and disabled two Royal Navy battleships in the harbour of Alexandr...
Raid on Alexandria (1941) - Wikipedia
Luna Park, Cairo
The Cairo Luna Park was a trolley park in Heliopolis, Egypt. Open from 1911 to the beginning of 1915, the Cairo Luna Park was the first Western-style amusement park in Africa and the first in the Midd...
Luna Park, Cairo - Wikipedia
Sha'ar Hashamayim Synagogue (Cairo)
31°14′37″E / 30.05139°N 31.24361°E / 30.05139; 31.24361The Sha'ar Hashamayim Synagogue (lit. Gate of Heaven) is located in Cairo, Egypt. The synagogue was also known as Temple...
Sha'ar Hashamayim Synagogue (Cairo) - Wikipedia
Egyptian Museum
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, known commonly as the Egyptian Museum or Museum of Cairo, in Cairo, Egypt, is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. It has 120,000 items,...
Egyptian Museum - Wikipedia
2011 Alexandria bombing
The 2011 Alexandria bombing was an attack on Coptic Christians in Alexandria, Egypt, on Saturday, 1 January 2011. Twenty three people died as a result of the attack, which occurred as Christian worshi...
Capitulation of Alexandria (1801)
The Capitulation of Alexandria in August 1801 brought to an end the French expedition to Egypt.French troops, defeated by British and Ottoman forces, had retreated to Alexandria where they were besieg...