Gulf Times - Egypt
Egyptian military kills 52 militants in Sinai: statement

Egyptian military kills 52 militants in Sinai: statement

Egyptian security forces killed 52 suspected militants in North Sinai, the military said in a statement on Monday.

FM: real test of alliance is in resolving Gulf crisis

FM: real test of alliance is in resolving Gulf crisis

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani participated yesterday in a meeting held by the foreign ministers of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) and the foreign ministers of Egypt and Jordan with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Egypt court suspends jail term for prominent activist

Egypt court suspends jail term for prominent activist

An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month prison sentence for prominent human rights activist Khaled Ali, but suspended it for three years.

Egypt coroner says E. coli led to deaths of British couple

Egypt coroner says E. coli led to deaths of British couple

The couple died at the five-star Steigenberger Aqua Magic Hotel in Hurghada after falling ill suddenly during an all-inclusive stay at the Red Sea resort.

Egypt freezes assets of over 1,000 Brotherhood charities

Egypt freezes assets of over 1,000 Brotherhood charities

An Egyptian judicial committee on Tuesday announced an asset freeze of more than 1,000 charities tied to the banned Muslim Brotherhood, as well as those of hospitals and individuals.

Egypt investigates hotel after death of British couple

Egypt investigates hotel after death of British couple

The couple, John and Susan Cooper, died within hours of each other in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada on August 21.

Qatar condemns blast in Afghanistan's Jalalabad

Qatar condemns blast in Afghanistan's Jalalabad

The explosion led to a number of deaths and injuries.

Egypt says no fault in hotel room of UK couple who died

Egypt says no fault in hotel room of UK couple who died

Tour operator Thomas Cook has moved all its customers from the hotel in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada after the couple died.

Thomas Cook evacuates 300 from Egyptian hotel after couple's death

Thomas Cook evacuates 300 from Egyptian hotel after couple's death

Britain's Thomas Cook said it was moving all 301 of its customers from a hotel in Hurghada, Egypt, as a precautionary measure after two of its holidaymakers died in circumstances it said were still unclear.

Six Egyptian policemen charged with torturing prisoner to death

Six Egyptian policemen charged with torturing prisoner to death

Six Egyptian policemen were charged Sunday with torturing a prisoner to death, state media reported, a rare case against law enforcement over alleged abuses in custody.

Egyptian accused of hijacking plane extradited from Cyprus

Egyptian accused of hijacking plane extradited from Cyprus

An Egyptian man accused of hijacking a plane and diverting it to Cyprus has been sent back from the Mediterranean island to his homeland after a two-year extradition battle, officials said Sunday.

Court jails Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood leader for life: sources

Court jails Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood leader for life: sources

The head of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood and other leaders of the banned group were sentenced to life in prison on Sunday, judicial sources said, on charges of incitement to murder and violence ...