Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Egypt

Egypt reopens 4,700-year-old tomb for tourists

Djoser, also known by his Hellenised names Tosorthros and Sesorthos, was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the Third Dynasty during the Old Kingdom and the founder of this epoch.

Meet Egypt’s Ibrahim Hamadtou whose table tennis skills will leave you surprised

The 48-year-old table tennis player had lost both his arms in a train accident when he was 10 years old.

Syud Hossain, an Ambassador India doesn’t remember

Syud Hossain, India’s first Ambassador to Egypt under Nehru’s govt, saw no conflict in being both a Muslim and a nationalist

Egypt bets on ancient finds to pull tourism out of pandemic

As some European countries re-open to international tourists, Egypt has already been trying for months to attract them to its archaeological sites and museums.

TTWREIS student gets into IIM Raipur

Hyderabad: A student of the Telangana Tribal Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Society (TTWREIS) has secured admission in the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Raipur. Badavth...

20 killed, 3 injured when bus, truck crash in southern Egypt

Traffic accidents kill thousands every year in Egypt, which has a poor transportation safety record.

‘Lost ancient city’ unveiled in Egypt 

The team began excavations in September between the temples of Ramses III and Amenhotep III near Luxor, some 500 kilometres (300 miles) south of Cairo. 

Egypt unveils discovery of 3,000-yr-old ‘Lost Gold City’

The city known as "The Rise of Aten", dates back to the reign of Amenhotep III

The Nile river dispute

The dispute over the GERD, built across the Blue Nile, has been simmering for around a decade.

Egypt moves 22 Pharaonic mummies to new museum

With joint efforts of the Unesco and the Egyptian government, the NMEC's foundation stone was laid in 2002 and its temporary exhibition hall was opened in 2017.

Suez Canal to seek over $1bn compensation for losses caused by ship

The compensation for the losses and damages "will reach over $1 billion dollars" Xinhua news agency reported citing SCA chairman Osama Rabie as saying.

Giant container ship that blocked Suez Canal set free

Helped by the peak of high tide, a flotilla of tugboats managed to wrench the bulbous bow of the skyscraper-sized Ever Given from the canal's sandy bank, where it had been firmly lodged since last Tuesday.

Container ship stuck in Suez Canal ‘partially refloated’

Leth Agencies said early Monday that the modest breakthrough came after intensive efforts to push and pull the ship with 10 tugboats and vacuum up sand with several dredgers at spring tide.

Efforts on to refloat container ship stuck in Suez Canal

The ship, a vessel named the 'Ever Given', ran aground after strong winds and a sandstorm caused low visibility and poor navigation, the Suez Canal Authority said in a statement.

Ancient beer factory unearthed by archaeologists in Egypt

Archaeologists found evidences showing the use of beer in sacrificial rites of ancient Egyptians

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