List of Egypt-related topics
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Egypt:Egypt ( [Maṣr مَصر]) is a sovereign country located in eastern North Africa that includes the Sinai Peninsula, a land bri...
List of Egypt-related topics - Wikipedia
Egypt pyramid discovery: Secret chamber discovered in Giza
Scientists used cosmic rays to discover a secret 'void' in Egypt's Great Pyramid of Giza.
What is this bizarre structure found in the Egyptian desert?
A bizarre structure in the Egyptian desert and visible on Google Earth has sparked a wave of speculation among UFO hunters. The strange complex, in barren landscape to the east of the capital Cairo, ...
Text by 'Father of Medicine' Found in Remote Egyptian Monastery
The manuscript was unearthed by the monastery's monks who were conducting restorations in the centuries-old library.
Egypt declares state of emergency after deadly church attacks - BBC News
President Sisi announces a three-month state of emergency after attacks by IS kill dozens of people.
Palm Sunday attacks: 43 dead, more than 100 injured in church bombings carried out by ISIS in Egypt
At least 43 people were killed and more than 100 injured in two separate Palm Sunday attacks at Coptic Christian churches in Egypt, each carried out by the ISIS terror group.
Women should undergo virginity tests before enrolling at universities – Egyptian MP
All women attempting to enter a university should be forced to undergo a virginity test, the results of which would be submitted to their parents, an Egyptian MP has urged.
4,500 Year-Old Egyptian Boat Unearthed At Abusir Pyramids Site
A funeral boat dating to approximately 2,550 B.C. was unearthed in Egypt by archaeologists. At the Abusir pyramids site south of Cairo, a team found the 4,500-year-old remains of the wooden vessel, wh...
Why Do Couples Exchange Rings With Vows? The Elusive Ancient Origins Of Wedding Rings
The image of a couple exchanging rings during a wedding ceremony is instantly recognizable, and is held as an ancient tradition. A ring on a certain finger indicates that the wearer is married, but ma...
4 Egyptian Police Killed In Drive-By Shooting Near Famed Step Pyramid
A drive-by shooting killed four Egyptian police near a famed historic site on the outskirts of Cairo on Saturday and a military helicopter crashed due to a 'sudden technical failure' northeast of the ...
Ben Carson: Archaeologists Are Wrong, The Pyramids Were Built To Store Grain
GOP frontrunner Ben Carson, in a 1998 commencement address, floated his own personal theory that the pyramids in Egypt were built by Joseph -- the biblical patriarch known for his coat of many colors ...
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...
Egyptian Security Forces Accidentally Shoot Dead 12 Tourists And Guides
At least a dozen tourists and their guides have been killed in what is reported to be an accidental attack on their convoy by Egyptian security forces. Some of the tourists are reported to be Mexican ...
BBC News Al Jazeera trial Amal Clooney urges pardon for journalists
The lawyer for one of three al-Jazeera journalists sentenced to three years in prison in Egypt has called on President al-Sisi to pardon the men. Amal Clooney, who represents Canadian-Egyptian Mohamed...
Outrage After Egypt Sentences Al-Jazeera Reporters To 3 Years Prison
Human rights and free speech advocates expressed outrage Saturday at the news that three Al-Jazeera English journalists were sentenced to three years in Egyptian prison. The reporters — Canadian natio...
Geography of Egypt
Map of Egypt 30°00′E / 27.000°N 30.000°E / 27.000; 30.000The geography of Egypt relates to two regions: North Africa and Southwest Asia.Egypt has coastlines on both the Mediter...
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Governorates of Egypt
Egypt is divided for administrative purposes into 27 governorates (محافظة muḥāfaẓah  [moˈħɑfzˤɑ]; genitive case: muḥāfaẓat  [moˈħɑfzˤet]; plural محافظات muḥāfaẓāt  [moħɑfˈzˤɑːt]). Egypt...
Government of Egypt
The politics of Egypt is based on republicanism, with a semi-presidential system of government. Following the Egyptian Revolution of 2011, and the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak, executive po...
Egyptian Judicial System
The judicial system (or judicial branch) in Egypt, is an independent branch of the government which includes both secular and religious courts.The Egyptian judicial system is based on European and pri...
Foreign relations of Egypt
Foreign relations of the Arab Republic of Egypt are the Egyptian government's external relations with the outside world. Egypt's foreign policy operates along a non-aligned level. Factors such as popu...
History of Egypt
The history of Egypt has been long and rich, due to the flow of the Nile river, with its fertile banks and delta. Its rich history also comes from its native inhabitants and outside influence. Much o...
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Egypt
Egypt (/ˈiːdʒɪpt/; Arabic: مِصر‎ Miṣr, Egyptian Arabic: مَصر Maṣr) is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and south...
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Ggaba
Ggaba is a section of the city of Kampala in central Uganda.
Ggaba is located on the northern shores of Lake Victoria, at the southern tip of the city of Kampala. It is bordered by Murchison Bay ...
Pediamenopet
Pediamenopet, also: Padiamenopea, Petamenophis, Padiamenope, Padiamenipet or Petamenofi, was the original resident of the tomb TT33 located at el-Assasif, in Egypt's Theban Necropolis. His tomb is th...
4,500 Year-Old Egyptian Boat Unearthed At Abusir Pyramids Site
A funeral boat dating to approximately 2,550 B.C. was unearthed in Egypt by archaeologists. At the Abusir pyramids site south of Cairo, a team found the 4,500-year-old remains of the wooden vessel, wh...
Min (ship)
The Min is a modern working copy of an Ancient Egyptian ship of Hatshepsut's time, built for the BBC documentary The Pharaoh Who Conquered the Sea. It was named after the Egyptian fertility god Min.
Mosque of Ibn Tulun
The Mosque of Ahmad Ibn Ţūlūn (Arabic: مسجد أحمد بن طولون‎) is located in Cairo, Egypt. It is arguably the oldest mosque in the city surviving in its original form, and is the largest mosqu...
Mosque of Ibn Tulun - Wikipedia
Second Battle of Gaza
The Second Battle of Gaza was fought between 17 to 19 April 1917, following the defeat of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force (EEF) at the First Battle of Gaza in March, during the Sinai and Palestine Ca...
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