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The mega museum is considered one of Egypt’s most instrumental players in luring tourism back and reviving the country’s main source of income. It will host the complete collection of Tutankhamen’s belongings for the first time in history since they’re discovery.
SIS calls on all Egyptian officials, intelligentsia to boycott BBC until it officially apologises
Lawsuit was filed to withdraw license of BBC in Cairo, close its office
BBC will review the memo and respond to it as soon as possible, says BBC’s Bureau Chief in Cairo
Mona Mahmoud will be detained for 15 days
National Media Authority decided on Tuesday to boycott BBC
Some writers dedicated their op-eds to follow into the footsteps of recent escalation by Egypt’s State Information Service against the BBC network over a report on detention, torture, and enforced disappearances. Al-Youm Al-Sabea Managing Editor Akram Al-Qasas believed that reporters did not make attempts to complete the story by reaching for further sources. Moreover, he …
Zubeida Ibrahim, whom BBC report alleged to be forcibly disappeared, denied her disappearance, torture
Cuper and Egypt’s national team crowned Best Coach and Team
The news agency have reported that more than 50 policemen were killed, while MoI stated only 16
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has defended his organization’s bruised reputation. In a television interview, Blatter said he is clean and there is no organised corruption at world soccer’s governing body
Incident took place during a small anti-Mubarak protest in Abdel Moneim Riad Square on Friday evening
Aan Korb festival will be held in October in London
State department continues to review “entire relationship” with Egypt
“It will be resolved- either by dialogue or by the rule of law”: Fahmy.
Stability is sine qua non condition for loan, says IMF managing director
The BBC’s Radio 4 airs a wonderful programme every week called Desert Island Discs, now the UK’s longest-running radio show. Each week a famous or celebrated person is a guest on the programme and is asked to imagine they are stuck alone on a desert island like Robinson Crusoe, or Tom Hanks in Cast Away. …
BBC explains NSF survey controversy
The head of the BBC said Tuesday that the scandal over alleged sex abuse by late star Jimmy Savile is “a very grave matter” that will affect the organisation’s reputation for trust and integrity.
LONDON: Britain has reversed plans to cut investment in the BBC’s Arabic Service in response to the Arab Spring uprisings in a number of countries, Foreign Secretary William Hague said on Wednesday. The government-funded service provides radio, TV and online broadcasts to an estimated audience of more than 20 million people in the Middle East …
LONDON: The BBC said Thursday it had delayed a documentary film series about the murder of ex-Lebanese premier Rafiq Hariri amid tensions in Lebanon over a UN-backed probe into his death. In a statement, the British broadcaster said it needed more time to check that "Murder In Beirut," a three-part series due to begin screening …