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The Inner Mysteries of Ancient Egypt and the Nile

Speaker(s): Andrew CollinsEvent Category: Ancient CivilizationsEvent Date(s): 04/02/2020 - 14:30 to 18/02/2020 - 14:30Ancient Origins Tours begin wit...

The Inner Mysteries of Ancient Egypt and the Nile

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Nile dam project: Talks stall between Egypt and Ethiopia Egypt has accused Ethiopia of being "unfair" in talks over a massive dam project. The impasse has occurred due to technical aspects related to the fi...
02:24, 2019-09-17

Ethiopia says Egypt trying to maintain "colonial era" grip over Nile Ethiopia has accused Egypt of trying to maintain its grip over the waters of the Nile with a proposal it says would imperil a giant hydropower dam un...
17:04, 2019-10-08

In Egypt's Nile Delta, fishermen's families hope for a bigger catch In Egypt's Nile Delta, Om Ahmed ponders how her two sons will be able to marry and build new homes when they only earn about 70 Egyptian pounds ($4.1...
16:08, 2019-05-23

Egypt denounces Ethiopia for moving ahead with Nile dam amid water: shortage fears Egypt denounced Ethiopia on Wednesday for moving forward with building and operating a hyropower dam on the Nile, which Cairo worries will threaten a...
18:24, 2019-10-09

The best of ancient Egypt It's the ultimate trip to the past: ancient Egypt. Discover the best things to see on a holiday here from the Temple of Luxor to Alexandria....
21:00, 2019-04-26

Where Egypt's best ancient wonders are kept Egypt has always had far more treasures than a single museum could display. From Cairo's classic Egyptian Museum to the intriguing Museum of Mummific...
12:56, 2019-09-26

Ancient tomb of mysterious man discovered in Egypt Archaeologists recently unearthed a tomb in Egypt belonging to a mysterious man known as Tjt, dating all the way back to Ancient Egypt....
16:20, 2019-04-26

Ancient tombs found near Egypt pyramids Archaeologists working near the pyramids of Giza have discovered an ancient Egyptian burial ground dating back to around 2500 BCE and hosting the tom...
16:16, 2019-05-06

Egypt says archaeologists uncovered 20 ancient coffins This photo provided by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities shows recently discovered ancient colored coffins with inscriptions and paintings, in the...
16:12, 2019-10-17

Egypt archaeologists find 20 ancient coffins near Luxor The coffins, whose decorations are still visible, were uncovered at a Theban necropolis near Luxor....
17:28, 2019-10-16

Egypt opens ancient pyramids for first time since 1960s CAIRO — Egypt on Saturday opened two of its oldest pyramids, located about 25 miles south of the capital Cairo, to visitors for the first time since ...
18:04, 2019-07-15

Egypt uncovers ancient temple-building port An ancient port used to transport stones for the construction of temples and obelisks has been discovered in Egypt, according to the country's Minist...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Show me the mummy: the undying allure of ancient Egypt Paris’s Tutankhamun exhibition is a record-breaking hit – but scarabs, pharaohs and man-eating monsters have been thrilling us for centuriesParis’s c...
17:24, 2019-09-04

'In Ancient Egypt, death was massively integrated into life' DW asked Egyptologist Ludwig Morenz what we can expect to discover from the 30 ancient coffins recently found in Luxor — the first such find since th...
13:12, 2019-10-22

Egypt's Most Ancient Desert Fortress Uncovered in Sinai In Egypt, the Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities has announced a major discovery in Sinai. Dr. Moustafa Waziri has announced tha...
16:36, 2019-05-14

Egypt unveils discovery of 30 ancient coffins with mummies inside Egyptian authorities on Saturday revealed the contents of 30 ancient wooden coffins discovered in Luxor and yes, they include mummies....
02:28, 2019-10-21

Egypt says ancient cemetery found at Giza famed pyramids CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s Antiquities Ministry says archaeologists have uncovered part of an ancient cemetery near the country’s famed pyramid...
17:28, 2019-05-04

Egypt unveils biggest ancient coffin find in over a century Egypt on Saturday unveiled the details of 30 ancient wooden coffins with mummies inside discovered in the southern city of Luxor in the biggest find ...
15:28, 2019-10-19

Who Were the Mysterious Neolithic People That Enabled the Rise of Ancient Egypt? To many, ancient Egypt is synonymous with the pharaohs and pyramids of the Dynastic period starting about 3,100 BC. ...
15:40, 2019-08-02

Everyday hardship and brutal authorities, in ancient and modern Egypt With insights from the pharaohs’ era, Peter Hessler explores today’s chaotic Egyptian society....
13:56, 2019-05-31

Common Cosmic Symbolism: Is Göbekli Tepe Ancestral to Ancient Egypt? Since its discovery in 1994, 10,000-year old Göbekli Tepe has been an enigma, gradually revealing its ancient secrets to archaeologists and scientist...
16:24, 2019-05-13

Egypt uncovers largest trove of ancient coffins with mummies in over a century Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered 30 ancient coffins containing mummies in what is the largest trove found in more than a century. The intricate...
17:00, 2019-10-20

Ancient Egypt hidden tomb found in underwater caves beneath pyramid Archaeologists on Channel 5's Egypt's Greatest Tombs discovered skeletal remains inside the hidden tomb...
11:40, 2019-10-21

Archaeologists just uncovered 20 ancient coffins in Egypt with their original colors and carvings intact Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities via AP Archaeologists have uncovered 20 ancient wooden coffins in Egypt's Asasif Necropolis, where the ancient town ...
20:56, 2019-10-17

Archaeologists discovered 30 ancient sarcophagi in Egypt with perfectly preserved mummies inside. Photos show the biggest coffin find in a century. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany Archaeologists uncovered 30 ancient wooden coffins in Egypt's Asasif necropolis, where the ancient city of Thebes once s...
01:44, 2019-10-20

Ancient Architecture, Ancient Alcohol, Ancient Religion and the End of Our World In 1995 a German archeologist named Klaus Schmidt decided to begin work in Turkey at a place called Potbelly Hill, or Göbekli Tepe. He didn't know at...
23:32, 2019-10-07

Nile Rodgers | This much I know The musician, 66, on being united in the disco era, his friendship with Stephen Hawking, and inventing hip-hopI love New York, it’s given me everythi...
15:16, 2019-07-13

9 Met Gala Mysteries That Still Have Us Guessing Over the past decade, the red carpet at the Met Gala has deftly surpassed just about every other glamorous event when it comes to celebrity-spotting,...
14:48, 2019-05-05

The Mysteries of Kate Atkinson The novelist’s sharp, sly, sad books—including her new crime novel ‘Big Sky’—transcend their genres...
21:28, 2019-07-20

Let’s solve some of the mysteries of Control Spoiler Space offers thoughts on, and a place to discuss, the plot points we can’t disclose in our official reviews. Fair warning: Major plot points ...
20:44, 2019-08-31

H2Oh! 10 mysteries of water Water has a host of unusual properties – many of which are essential for life. Here we round up ten of the most peculiar...
21:00, 2019-04-11

Why NYC is staring down a West Nile epidemic You thought the germs on the subway pole were NYC’s biggest health threat? Nope — turns out the entire design of the city can affect your well-...
01:08, 2019-08-20

Hathor: Goddess of Joy and Motherhood Near the Nile The shadow of Hathor is still present in many places related to the monumental history of ancient Egypt. She was one of the most important goddesses ...
03:40, 2019-09-25

Ten Bizarre Mysteries Across Time and Space All through history and time people have been trying to solve unexplained phenomena and bizarre mysteries. As humans, we’re often fascinated and some...
00:08, 2019-06-02

Nile Rodgers: ‘Madonna was the one who told me to get dreadlocks’ The musician and producer talks about how he got his hands on his Brit awards suit and why he always wears a hat to dinnerI remember that when I firs...
17:12, 2019-08-20

First black hole picture: The big mysteries we still need to solve We finally have the first real image of a black hole, so researchers can begin studying these cosmic mysteries in detail. Here is what they are hopin...
15:52, 2019-04-11

One of the biggest ‘Avengers: Endgame’ mysteries might’ve just been solved Avengers: Endgame has been out for nearly five months now, but we keep discovering new things about the biggest movie of the year — the fact th...
18:52, 2019-09-12

Terrawatch: the mysteries of the moon's largest crater A recent Chinese mission has revealed more about the South Pole Aitken basinMost space rocks that hurtle towards Earth burn up in the atmosphere. The...
22:48, 2019-10-01

Destiny 2: Shadowkeep Is Full Of Mysteries That Will Kick Your Ass Destiny 2: Shadowkeep is a lot to take in. In one fell swoop, the expansion resets player progression, institutes a new seasonal model for live event...
00:32, 2019-10-02

From UFOs to murder mysteries - Here's what to watch on TV tonight From the murders of a millionaire couple, to UFOs, to a supernatural spy thriller - three shows to keep you glued to the screen....
15:24, 2019-09-18

Solving the 6 Biggest Mysteries of This Broadway Season How does she stay so still? Is that scene really live? And how tall is that guy, anyway? We dig deep into the burning questions about this year’s Ton...
10:44, 2019-05-15

California woman hospitalized with West Nile virus Laura Hardwick’s family said they aren’t sure where the offending mosquito struck, but that she did get several bites while celebrating the Fourth of...
23:04, 2019-07-31

Invisible Ink on Nile Papyrus Revealed by Groundbreaking Method The first thing that catches an archaeologist's eye on the small piece of papyrus from Elephantine Island on the Nile is the apparently blank patch. ...
20:16, 2019-08-20

The Rosslyn Chapel Carvings: Facts, Mysteries, and Conspiracies The exquisite carvings of Rosslyn Chapel in Scotland are among the best in Europe and portray scenes not found in any other 15th century chapel. Much...
22:16, 2019-07-03

Let’s try to explain one of the biggest mysteries from ‘Endgame’ and ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ The Avengers: Endgame spoilers “ban” that the directors imposed before the film launched was lifted on Monday, and then Sony released the...
19:32, 2019-05-07

The biggest unsolved mysteries from the Star Wars universe Happy Star Wars Day, a day that only exists because of a peculiarity of the spoken word! As you lean in to your geekery this May the 4th, take some t...
16:00, 2019-05-06

What’s on TV Monday: ‘Ms. Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries’ and ‘The Show Must Go On’ An Australian crime series gets a new spinoff on Acorn TV. And a documentary about Queen and Adam Lambert is on ABC....
07:32, 2019-04-29

Fountains of plasma rain might explain one of the biggest mysteries of the Sun Today's weather forecast on the sun calls for a high of 10,000 degrees Fahrenheit (5,500 degrees Celsius), constant supersonic wind , mysterious erup...
14:16, 2019-04-15

Deep-sea microbe could answer one of evolution's biggest mysteries At last, scientists have managed to grow, study and photograph a mysterious deep-sea microbe that could explain the evolutionary origin of our comple...
18:20, 2019-08-09

Arizona leads country in West Nile virus deaths: CDC Arizona is leading the country this year in terms of West Nile deaths, according to a tally from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...
19:16, 2019-10-10

The Latest: Coulter-Nile fears drop despite star turn LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 8 at the Cricket World Cup (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Nathan Coulter-Nile fears he might get dropped by Australia, ...
21:44, 2019-06-06

First West Nile virus death reported for Maricopa County PHOENIX (KPNX) – The Maricopa County Department of Public Health is urging people to take caution after the first death in the county from West...
21:48, 2019-07-15

First human case of West Nile virus found in Tennessee MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Health officials say this year’s first human case of West Nile virus in Tennessee has been reported in the state’s large...
11:52, 2019-08-09

Don't miss: Missing women, metallic mysteries and a classic dystopia This week: A Clockwork Orange is re-released, women abandon technology careers and everyone hankers after gold....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Don’t miss: A life in death, aquatic mysteries and the brain unveiled Hear forensic anthropologist Sue Black talk about her book, explore the fast-warming world of water, and take a trip through the history of mind...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Fresh images of HMS Terror shipwreck could clear up lingering mysteries New images from the shipwreck of the HMS Terror could shed new light on what happened to the 1845 Arctic expedition. Parks Canada has released new ...
22:48, 2019-08-30

Nonfiction: How Was Polynesia Populated? Two New Books Explore the Pacific’s Mysteries Christina Thompson’s “Sea People” tells the story of the people of Polynesia and their “discovery,” while Peter Moore’s “Endeavour” looks at the ship...
12:00, 2019-05-14

Marvel just set the record straight on the few remaining mysteries from ‘Avengers: Endgame’ When Avengers: Endgame launched at the end of April, it finally put a stop to the endless stream of fan theories that attempted to guess the film&rsq...
18:48, 2019-08-01

‘Avengers: Endgame’ directors just explained some of the movie’s biggest mysteries Avengers: Endgame is finally out which means we know how the Infinity Saga ends. The film is wildly entertaining and it’s packed with tons of c...
12:12, 2019-05-02

Year’s first human case of West Nile virus found in Tennessee MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Health officials say this year’s first human case of West Nile virus in Tennessee has been reported in the state’s large...
15:40, 2019-08-09

Ugandan critics oppose Nile river power plant plan A plan by South Africa's Bonang Power and Energy to develop a 360 megawatt (MW) power plant on Uganda's River Nile has met resistance from critics wh...
11:16, 2019-06-11

West Nile virus case confirmed in B.C., two more cases in Washington state So far in 2019, one travel-related human case and one travel-related horse case have been reported, according to the B.C. Centre for Disease Control....
22:40, 2019-09-18

Mosquito-Borne West Nile Virus Soared in 2018, According to CDC Data Severe cases of West Nile virus were 25% more common than usual in 2018, and transmission patterns appeared to shift to new regions, according to a n...
17:00, 2019-08-09

Light pollution's effects on birds may help to spread West Nile virus Birds are the main host of West Nile virus, and outbreaks among infected sparrows are 41 per cent more likely if the birds are exposed to light pollu...
03:48, 2019-07-24

Tennessee finds year’s first human case of West Nile virus MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Health officials say this year’s first human case of West Nile virus in Tennessee has been reported in the state’s large...
17:32, 2019-08-09

This new ‘Avengers: Endgame’ deleted scene solves one of the movie’s biggest mysteries Avengers: Endgame is finally available as a digital download, which means we’re being treated to plenty of extra content. Just the other day, w...
18:48, 2019-07-30

Marvel is about to solve two of the remaining mysteries from ‘Endgame’, but we have a long wait ahead of us Avengers: Infinity War set up Endgame perfectly to become the highest-grossing movie ever. The first film ended with an amazing cliffhanger and offer...
19:32, 2019-09-18

How Star Trek’s warp drives touch on one of physics' biggest mysteries Star Trek’s light speed engines may not be possible in our universe, but we are learning more about the particles that fuel them, says Chanda Prescod...
19:56, 2019-06-12

Watch: Nile monitor lizard found in South African gas station bathroom An animal rescuer in South Africa shared video of an unusual call to remove a Nile monitor lizard found in a gas station toilet....
21:56, 2019-04-12

Mosquito samples in Texas county test positive for West Nile virus Mosquito samples collected in a Texas county tested positive for West Nile virus, health officials said this week, officially marking the first posit...
17:52, 2019-05-06

Wednesday night on TV: Sibling rivalry, unsolved mysteries, and a gripping local doccie From solving mysterious around the globe to sibling rivalry to an award-winning rhino documentary – here are 3 shows to tune into tonight....
19:20, 2019-09-25

Baby abandoned in airport bathroom finds family after 33 years. But mysteries remain No one claimed the abandoned baby boy, who was later adopted. Steve Hydes began his search 33 years after having his own children.    ...
22:56, 2019-05-21

When dream vacations turn into tragedies: Many deaths at popular resorts remain mysteries As The U.S. State Department’s international travel page says: “Visiting other countries can be a great experience… Sometimes – in spite of good plan...
16:08, 2019-06-12

West Nile virus: Foreign Office warns Greece holidaymakers to take precautions against mosquitoes The Foreign Office has issued a warning to people planning to travel to Greece to take precautions against the West Nile virus....
12:08, 2019-06-19

West Nile virus confirmed in Los Angeles county for first time in 2019, health officials say Two residents in Los Angeles County in California have been infected with the mosquito-borne West Nile virus, marking the county’s first confirmed ca...
15:08, 2019-08-06

New York City sees first West Nile-infected mosquitoes this season, health department says The New York City Health Department said mosquitoes collected in Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island were infected with West Nile virus. ...
15:44, 2019-07-25

New Mexico woman diagnosed with West Nile virus in state's first human case this year A New Mexico woman has been diagnosed with West Nile virus, marking the first human case of the mosquito-borne ailment in the state this year. ...
16:48, 2019-08-13

Mosquito samples in Texas county test positive for West Nile virus, health officials say A mosquito sample collected in a Texas county tested positive for West Nile virus, officially marking the first positive samples to be confirmed this...
22:00, 2019-05-02

Gal Gadot, Letitia Wright, Armie Hammer, and Annette Bening top a starry Death On The Nile cast Kenneth Branagh is taking the reins on another star-studded Agatha Christie murder mystery that’ll make yet another case against luxury transportatio...
17:44, 2019-10-02

Sudanese medical group says 40 bodies pulled from the Nile River, raising death toll in military’s crackdown to 100 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudanese medical group says 40 bodies pulled from the Nile River, raising death toll in military’s crackdown to 100....
15:44, 2019-06-05

Henry Cavill to play Sherlock Holmes in 'The Enola Holmes Mysteries' Henry Cavill will star alongside Millie Bobby Brown and Helena Bonham Carter in a new series of movies based on 'The Enola Holmes Mysteries'....
19:56, 2019-06-28

There's a secret way into Egypt's new museum Cairo's spectacular Grand Egyptian Museum doesn't open for another two years. But for $250, there's a way to sneak inside and get a "secret" preview ...
16:04, 2019-08-09

Opinion: Sudan must not become another Egypt The conflict between Sudan's ruling military council and protesters is worsening, with reports of deaths and injuries in Khartoum. After months of pe...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Last of the Kings of Egypt: The Ptolemaic Dynasty Ptolemaic Egypt is distinctive in being both the last independent Egyptian dynasty and the last Hellenistic kingdom to fall to Rome. The Ptolemies we...
03:08, 2019-09-24

Egypt's new Red Sea Mountains hiking trail Newly created route explores ancient trails used by Bedouin people to cross Egypt's beautiful Red Sea Mountains....
07:36, 2019-08-27

Egypt v Uganda - Follow LIVE "Follow live coverage of the Africa Cup of Nations clash between Egypt and Uganda from the Cairo International Stadium."...
20:44, 2019-06-30

Egypt: Cairo hit by deadly explosion Authorities have not yet said what caused the explosion that killed seventeen people in central Cairo. The explosion occurred after multiple cars col...
03:16, 2019-08-05

Egypt says 14 killed in road accident CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says a car crash has left 14 people dead and 10 others injured in the capital, Cairo. The county’s ambulance authority said ...
16:36, 2019-06-12

The hotel with a view of Egypt's pyramids Egypt has been attracting tourists for centuries and some of its oldest hotels survive today, offering classic luxury with some of the best views of ...
17:08, 2019-07-24

Can an Outsider Tell the Story of Post-Revolution Egypt? In “The Buried” Peter Hessler, the New Yorker writer, weaves together stories from his experience of living in Cairo for the past five years....
20:56, 2019-06-26

Egypt says its forces kill 4 militants in Sinai CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says security forces have killed 4 militants in the restive northern part of Sinai Peninsula. The Interior Ministry says the four ...
12:32, 2019-06-08

Egypt frees ex-diplomat who called for referendum CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian rights lawyer says a former diplomat who called for a referendum on Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi’s governm...
12:52, 2019-05-25

Bomb hits tourist bus near Egypt's pyramids An explosion targeting a tourist bus near a museum next to Egypt's Giza Pyramids has reportedly injured at least 16 people. Sources claimed that most...
15:52, 2019-05-19

Egypt’s Warda sent home for breach of discipline CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has sent midfielder Amr Warda home due to a breach of discipline and he will miss the rest of the African Cup of Nations. The Egyp...
21:48, 2019-06-26

Egypt says after bus attack, 12 militants killed in Cairo CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says security forces killed 12 members of a militant group with suspected links to the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood in shootout...
11:44, 2019-05-20

Egypt arrests over 1,000 people after el-Sissi protests The arrests come amid growing public dissent against President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. Hundreds of protesters had gathered on Cairo's Tahrir Square an...
17:56, 2019-09-25

Egypt rights group says nearly 2,000 arrested since protests Rare protests erupted in Cairo and several other provinces last Friday with hundreds of Egyptians taking to the streets. The demonstrations followed ...
04:32, 2019-09-27

Egypt agrees to pay Israel $500 million to end gas dispute CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says it has struck a deal with the state-owned Israel Electric Corp to settle a fine for halting deliveries of natural gas. A stat...
18:00, 2019-06-17

Protesters and police clash in Egypt for second day running Teargas and live rounds fired at demonstrators in Suez after crowds call for the removal of president Abdel Fattah al-SisiEgyptian security forces ha...
05:12, 2019-09-22

Egypt: 11 tourists safe after hot air balloon incident LUXOR, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian officials say 11 tourists are safe after their hot air balloon drifted away, forcing them to land in the country’s...
14:16, 2019-06-20

Egypt halts hot air ballooning in Luxor after incident LUXOR (AP) — Egypt has suspended hot air ballooning rides over ancient sites in Luxor after strong winds took 11 tourists off course the day before a...
12:52, 2019-06-21

Salah’s Egypt opens African Cup with 1-0 win over Zimbabwe CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has opened the African Cup of Nations by beating outsider Zimbabwe 1-0 in Cairo. Trezeguet provided relief for the host nation on ...
00:48, 2019-06-22

Egypt to hike electricity prices in July CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says it will raise electricity prices for households and businesses by an average of 15 percent, the latest in a series of austeri...
14:08, 2019-05-21

Looted coffin returned to Egypt after being acquired by the Met An ancient gilded coffin valued at about $4 million that was acquired by the Metropolitan Museum of Art was returned to Egypt in a repatriation cerem...
00:08, 2019-09-26

Protests in Egypt demand el-Sissi's ouster Small anti-government protests have broken out in Cairo and other Egyptian cities. Such public shows of dissent against strongman President Abdel-Fat...
03:12, 2019-09-21

2,600-year-old military castle uncovered in Egypt An Egyptian archaeological mission has unearthed the ancient remnants of a 2,600-year-old military castle, meaning it dates back nearly three millenn...
17:52, 2019-05-14

Egypt deports dozens of Sudanese migrants CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has deported 79 Sudanese nationals who were trying to cross into Libya to head onward to Europe. Egyptian officials at the Cairo I...
12:32, 2019-05-09

Unpacking the Ten Plagues of Egypt: A Scientific Explanation Could there be a scientific explanation and a sequence of natural disasters that caused the 10 Plagues of Egypt?  ...
23:12, 2019-07-22

PM: Lebanon should learn from Egypt’s economic development BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s prime minister says his country should learn from the government of Egypt how to stimulate economic growth, reform laws...
16:44, 2019-05-02

Egypt: The security situation remains tense Lufthansa and British Airways canceled flights to Cairo over the weekend, citing security concerns. Although they were reticent with details, the sit...
21:12, 2019-07-22

Villa agree fee for Egypt international Trezeguet "Kasimpasa have agreed an £8.75 million fee for Egypt international Trezeguet with Premier League side Aston Villa."...
14:44, 2019-07-20

Understanding the Gods of Egypt: In Unison With Nature Ancient Egypt is a never ending source of inspiration for many of us – their myths, their history, and their art are so wonderful and enigmatic, that...
15:52, 2019-08-31

AFCON last-16 live: Egypt v South Africa "Live text updates on the Africa Cup of Nations last-16 clash between Egypt and South Africa."...
20:28, 2019-07-06

Egypt sack coach after exit from Cup of Nations "Egypt coach Javier Aguirre became the first casualty of the Africa Cup of Nations as he was sacked just hours after the hosts were bundled out of th...
09:32, 2019-07-07

Tutankhamun: Bust Egypt says was 'stolen' sells for £4.7m Egypt called for the auction of the relic - which it says was stolen during the 1970s - to be cancelled....
09:08, 2019-07-05

Egypt opens Bent Pyramid to tourists The pyramids of Egypt have long attracted visitors intrigued by their ancient history, and now travelers have the opportunity to visit a distinctive ...
13:56, 2019-07-15

The beautiful team goal that knocked Egypt out "Egypt have been knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nations after a late goal from Thembinkosi Lorch condemned them to a shock defeat to South Africa."...
23:40, 2019-07-06

Heavy rain, flooding kills 8 in Egypt Heavy rains that pummeled the capital of Cairo and other parts of the country, causing massive traffic jams and flooding many key roads, left at leas...
21:32, 2019-10-23

Egypt: Cairo hit by deadly 'terrorist' explosion Authorities have cited a car driving against traffic and colliding with oncoming vehicles as the reason for the explosion. Rescue workers are searchi...
18:08, 2019-08-05

Opinion: Egypt's suffering has reached its limits A fresh wave of demonstrations has broken out in Egypt. The el-Sissi regime is alarmed, but has learned from the past, writes Rainer Hermann of the F...
14:24, 2019-09-29

Uganda v Egypt: African Cup of Nations – live! Minute-by-minute updates on the match in Group ACameroon and Ghana headline day of stalematesAny comments? You can email Paul | tweet @Paul_Doyle 8....
21:20, 2019-06-30

Egypt says it will participate in Trump’s peace workshop CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s government says it will take part in the Trump administration’s Israeli-Palestinian peace conference in Bahrain. The...
23:00, 2019-06-22

Colorful tomb puzzles Egypt archeologists A newly unveiled tomb in Egypt's massive necropolis at Saqqara reveals brightly painted walls depicting the occupant, an official named Khuwy, believ...
13:00, 2019-04-15

Egypt quells protests with more stick than carrot Although Egypt's president has offered some concessions to those protesting against rising poverty, the nascent movement may still have legs....
20:40, 2019-10-10

Is Egypt using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip with Europe? For Syrian refugees in Egypt, crackdowns from the state and racism in society are a part of everyday life. A migration expert spoke to DW about condi...
17:56, 2019-06-17

Egypt's former President Mohammed Morsi dies in court Former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has died during a court hearing. The democratically elected Islamist held power for just one year before bei...
21:08, 2019-06-17

Egypt TV says ousted president Morsi dies in court CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s state TV says the country’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi has collapsed during a court session and died. The state...
18:20, 2019-06-17

Egypt’s Morsi quietly buried, a day after courtroom death CAIRO (AP) — A lawyer says Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi has been buried, a day after collapsing and dying in a Cairo courtroom. Abdu...
07:12, 2019-06-18

Family, lawyer say Egypt has rearrested Al-Jazeera reporter CAIRO (AP) — The family and lawyer of Al-Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein, who was ordered released last week after more than two years in detentio...
14:04, 2019-05-29

Egypt: UN office tries to politicize Morsi’s courtroom death CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says the U.N. human rights office is trying to politicize the death of former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, who collapsed ins...
11:16, 2019-06-19

Egypt upholds death penalty for 13 on terror charges CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s highest appeals court has upheld death sentences for 13 people convicted of terror charges over attacks in the capital in ...
14:40, 2019-05-07

Egypt v Zimbabwe - Follow AFCON opener LIVE "Follow live coverage of the opening match from the Africa Cup of Nations as hosts Egypt take on Zimbabwe at the Cairo International Stadium."...
21:20, 2019-06-21

Libyan commander hands over prominent militant to Egypt CAIRO (AP) — Libyan forces loyal to a commander pushing to take the capital of Tripoli say they have handed over to Egypt a prominent Egyptian milita...
10:40, 2019-05-29

New York Met Returns Stolen Golden Coffin to Egypt In New York, authorities, have announced the return of a stolen gold coffin to Egypt. The coffin was fraudulently sold to the New York's Metropolitan...
18:52, 2019-09-27

Egypt officials say police kill 8 militants in Sinai CAIRO, Egypt (AP) — Egypt says its security forces have killed eight militants in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, two days after a deadly attac...
17:32, 2019-06-07

Egypt unveils 2,500-year-old mummy at forgotten cemetery Egypt has unveiled the 2,500-year-old mummy of a high priest at an ancient cemetery south of Cairo....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Egypt: Troops kill 14 militants day after IS attack in Sinai CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says security forces killed 14 militants while pursuing attackers behind an assault on a police checkpoint in northern Sinai that ...
12:36, 2019-06-06

Muslim Brotherhood or el-Sissi rivals: Who is behind Egypt's protests? Egyptian President Abdel-Fatteh el-Sissi has suggested Islamists are behind rare recent anti-government protests. But is that just a deflection from ...
22:40, 2019-09-26

Bomb hits tourist bus in Egypt near Giza Pyramids CAIRO — A roadside bomb hit a tourist bus on Sunday near the Giza Pyramids, wounding at least 17 people including tourists, Egyptian officials said. ...
17:36, 2019-05-19

US says Egypt, Jordan and Morocco to attend peace workshop JERUSALEM (AP) — A White House official says that Egypt, Jordan and Morocco have confirmed their attendance at a U.S. conference this month in Bahrai...
18:00, 2019-06-11

Aston Villa sign Egypt winger 'Trezeguet' "Aston Villa have signed Egypt international Mahmoud Hassan, better known by his nickname \u0027Trezeguet\u0027, from Turkish side Kasimpasa."...
11:32, 2019-07-24

Expansive New Kingdom tomb unveiled in Egypt's Luxor Archaeologists on Thursday unveiled an unusually large tomb on Luxor's west bank dated to ancient Egypt's 18th dynasty....
23:12, 2019-04-18

Chemicals or biological agent 'may have killed UK couple in Egypt' John and Susan Cooper did not die in Red Sea resort from natural causes, court told A British couple who died on holiday at a hotel in Egypt may have...
18:36, 2019-05-01

Egypt tries to stop sale of Tutankhamun statue in London Officials fear bust of pharaoh might have been looted from Karnak temple in LuxorEgyptian authorities are trying to stop the auction of a statue of T...
16:04, 2019-06-10

Huge Cache of Exquisite Coffins Found in Egypt The Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities has announced a major discovery near Luxor in the south of the country. Archaeologists have unearthed at least 2...
16:40, 2019-10-16

Militants attack post office in Egypt’s Sinai EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian officials say militants have stormed a post office in the northern Sinai Peninsula and seized around $6,000 in local ...
13:44, 2019-07-01

Egypt begins restoring golden coffin of Tutankhamun The tomb will be the cornerstone of a new museum near the Great Pyramids of Giza. The Egyptian tourism industry has foundered in the years since the ...
21:20, 2019-07-17

Finely painted Ptolemaic tomb unveiled in Egypt Archaeologists on Friday unveiled a well preserved and finely painted tomb thought to be from the early Ptolemaic period near the Egyptian town of So...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Salah finds the net as Egypt beat DR Congo to qualify for last 16 "Africa Cup of Nations Group A, Cairo International Stadium – Egypt 2 (Elmohamady 25’, Salah 43’) DR Congo 0"...
00:04, 2019-06-27

Hosts Egypt beat Zimbabwe in AFCON opener Egypt have started their Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-0 win over Zimbabwe. Dominant for much of the match, the favorites struggled to break down ou...
00:56, 2019-06-22

Egypt says security forces kill 16 militants in Sinai CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says its police forces have killed 16 militants in raids in the restive northern part of the Sinai Peninsula. An Interior Ministry...
14:52, 2019-05-21

Bust of Tutankhamun sold at auction for £4.7m despite Egypt protests The ‘rare and beautiful’ 3,000-year-old sculpture goes under the hammer in defiance of claims it was stolen A brown quartzite head of young king Tuta...
01:44, 2019-07-05

Officials: Militants kill 4 workers in Egypt’s Sinai EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian officials say militants have attacked construction workers in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least ...
20:36, 2019-06-22

South Africa stun hosts Egypt with late win "Egypt have been knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nations after a late goal from Thembinkosi Lorch condemned them to a shock defeat to South Africa."...
22:56, 2019-07-06

Egypt arrests 8, including ex-lawmaker, for plotting riots CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says police have arrested at least eight people, including a former lawmaker and key secular activists in the country’s 2011...
12:16, 2019-06-25

King Tut sculpture sold at Christie's despite Egypt's outrage A 3,000-year-old sculpture of Tutankhamun was auctioned off by Christie's for nearly $6 million, despite Cairo calling on the UK government to stop t...
00:00, 2019-07-05

Egypt deports 33 Sudanese migrants trying to reach Libya CAIRO, Egypt (AP) — Egypt has deported 33 Sudanese migrants who were trying to reach Libya to head onward to Europe. Cairo airport officials said on ...
11:32, 2019-05-17

Egypt’s president pardons 560, including prominent columnist CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi has pardoned 560 prisoners, including a prominent journalist who had criticized the establishme...
10:48, 2019-05-17

Egypt: 5 soldiers killed, dozens of militants die in Sinai CAIRO, Egypt (AP) — Egypt says five soldiers and dozens of militants were killed in recent clashes in the country’s restive northern Sinai Peni...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Egypt urges Christie's to delay statue sale Egypt’s ambassador to UK fears statue of Tutankhamun was looted from Luxor templeEgypt is renewing its demands that the London auction house Christie...
18:36, 2019-07-03

Egypt v DR Congo: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Afcon 2019 updates from the 9pm BST kick-off in CairoOmeruo heads Nigeria into knockout stagesAnd you can email Paul here or tweet @Paul_Doyle 5.11p...
21:28, 2019-06-26

Salah and Elmohamady on target again as Egypt secure top spot "Africa Cup of Nations Group A, Cairo International Stadium – Uganda 0 Egypt 2 (Salah 36’, Elmohamady 45’)"...
23:08, 2019-06-30

Tutankhamen Head Sells for $6 Million, Despite Protests from Egypt Christie’s said the sale was legal. But Egypt’s government says the antiquity was looted and should be returned....
13:16, 2019-07-05

Egypt Is Using Apps to Track and Target Its Citizens, Report Says A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists....
21:24, 2019-10-03

Egypt v Zimbabwe: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Africa Cup of Nations updates from the 9pm BST opener in CairoFrom Sarr to Ziyech: 10 to watch at the Africa Cup of NationsEmail Paul here or tweet @...
22:04, 2019-06-21

Lost temple of the Pharaoh Ptolemy IV found in Egypt The Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities has announced a dramatic find in the center of the country. During construction work, the lost temple of a phara...
21:20, 2019-10-03

How Egypt Might Be Using Apps to Track and Target Journalists and Activists A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists....
20:36, 2019-10-03

Egypt frees Al-Jazeera journalist detained since 2016 CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court has ordered the release of Al-Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein, detained since 2016 on allegations of spreading fals...
14:16, 2019-05-23

Egypt refers 6 death sentences to religious authority CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court has referred the case of six alleged Muslim Brotherhood members convicted of terrorism to the Grand Mufti, Egypt’...
13:56, 2019-05-22

Ex-convict's drawings reveal life behind bars in Egypt Some sketches reflect the pain and isolation of prison life, others show inmates lying on the floor, reading or cooking....
17:32, 2019-05-08

Egypt's Salah fit to face South Africa - team official "Egypt forward Mohamed Salah, who missed training with a cold on Thursday, will be fit to face South Africa in their Africa Cup of Nations round of 1...
17:20, 2019-07-05

Al-Qaida accuses Egypt of killing ex-president Morsi in jail CAIRO (AP) — Al-Qaida is accusing Egyptian authorities of killing jailed former President Mohamed Morsi, who died in a Cairo courtroom during his tri...
14:04, 2019-06-28

King Tut statue sparks row as Egypt attempts to halt auction Egypt is attempting to halt the auction of a 3,000-year-old statue of King Tutankhamun at auction house Christie’s in London....
19:20, 2019-06-11

Amr Warda returns to Egypt squad after intervention of senior players • Mohamed Salah among players to show support for midfielder • Midfielder was expelled after sexual harassment allegationsAmr Warda’s expulsion from ...
13:56, 2019-06-28

Egypt kick striker out of Cup of Nations squad for disciplinary reasons "Egypt have removed striker Amr Warda from their Africa Cup of Nations squad for disciplinary reasons, the Egyptian Football Federation (EFA) preside...
16:48, 2019-06-26

The Latest: Iran extends condolences in Egypt death of Morsi CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on developments in Egypt after former President Mohammed Morsi’s dramatic collapse and death inside a Cairo courtroom (...
09:32, 2019-06-18

Egypt demands Christie’s halt auction of King Tut statue CAIRO (AP) — Egypt is trying to halt an auction of a 3,000-year-old stone sculpture of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun at Christie’s in Londo...
11:32, 2019-06-11

Johnson offers words of praise to Egypt's leader despite repression Banning of BBC and crackdown on protests seemingly not on agenda at PM’s talks with SisiThe prime minister, Boris Johnson, lavished praise on Egypt a...
22:04, 2019-09-25

Egypt puts restoration of King Tut's golden coffin on display At team of archaeologists are diligently working on restoring Tutankhamun's sarcophagus, putting their work-in-progress on display in Cairo. It's the...
20:52, 2019-08-04

King Tut bust that Egypt claims was 'stolen' sells for $6 million A controversial 3,000-year-old stone sculpture of boy pharaoh King Tutankhamun has been sold for nearly $6 million at auction in the U.K., despite pr...
15:56, 2019-07-05

Trezeguet nets winner as hosts Egypt get off to winning start "Africa Cup of Nations Group A, Cairo International Stadium - Egypt 1 (Trezeguet 41\u0027) Zimbabwe 0"...
00:40, 2019-06-22

Egypt suspends hot air ballooning in Luxor after 11 tourists swept into the desert Egypt has suspended hot air ballooning over ancient sites in Luxor after winds took 11 tourists off course and forced them to land in the desert. &#...
21:36, 2019-06-21

Mercedes-Benz to assemble cars in Egypt with local partner FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury brand plans to assemble cars in Egypt in cooperation with a local...
17:44, 2019-06-24

New cities in the sand: inside Egypt’s dream to conquer the desert Four decades ago Egypt embarked on the most ambitious new cities building programme in the world. Their boom shows no sign of stoppingDo you live in ...
17:48, 2019-07-10

Amr Warda cut from Egypt Afcon squad following sexual harassment allegations Egyptian FA confirms midfielder ‘dismissed’ from squadWarda alleged to have sent inappropriate messages onlineThe Egypt midfielder Amr Warda has been...
22:12, 2019-06-26

Egypt opens Sneferu's 'Bent' Pyramid in Dahshur to public Egypt opened to visitors on Saturday the "Bent" Pyramid built for pharaoh Sneferu, a 101-meter structure just south of Cairo that marks a key step in...
19:24, 2019-07-13

Egypt asks Interpol to trace Tutankhamun relic sold for £4.7m in UK Cairo calls on international police agency to find head sold to unknown buyer for £4.7mEgypt has asked Interpol to track down a 3,000-year-old Tutank...
14:00, 2019-07-09

Egypt opens two of its oldest pyramids to visitors for first time since 1960s The Bent Pyramid and its satellite pyramid in the Dahshur royal necropolis represent a transitional form of pyramid construction.    ...
17:24, 2019-07-15

Airdrie man fears for family’s safety amid Egypt protests Hassan Ismail came to Canada from Egypt six years ago but almost all his family still lives in that country....
18:16, 2019-09-22

Sarah Parcak Thinks We Need to Learn From the Fall of Egypt’s Old Kingdom In a new book, the archaeologist makes the case that ancient history illuminates solutions to modern problems....
18:44, 2019-07-08

Tunisia, Algeria, Egypt call for a cease-fire in Libya TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia, Algeria and Egypt have expressed their “deep concern” over the chaotic situation in Libya and called for a...
12:36, 2019-06-13

Mohammed Morsi, Egypt’s ousted president, dies in court Mohammed Morsi, the ousted president of Egypt, collapsed in court and died Monday, according to the country’s state TV. Morsi, 67, was on trial...
18:28, 2019-06-17

Egypt raises death toll to 7 in Sinai attack claimed by IS CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has raised the death toll from the previous night’s attack in a restive northern part of Sinai, saying seven policemen were ...
12:04, 2019-06-26

Trézéguet goal sinks Zimbabwe and gets hosts Egypt up and running • Egypt 1-0 Zimbabwe• Mohamed Salah makes return to action in Africa Cup of NationsTrézéguet scored the only goal as the hosts, Egypt, opened their A...
01:08, 2019-06-22

Patriotism and soft power: how Egypt sought to gain from Afcon The tournament has been a clear opportunity for Egypt but there is a feeling the past month is best swept under the carpetWhen the curtain falls on E...
12:56, 2019-07-19

Media group says Egypt suppressed coverage of Morsi’s death CAIRO (AP) — A media advocacy group says Egypt has suppressed media coverage of the death of former president Mohammed Morsi in a Cairo courtroom thi...
15:40, 2019-06-22

Mohamed Morsi, ousted president of Egypt, dies in court Former leader serving prison sentence had appeared in court session before collapsingEgypt’s state TV says the country’s ousted president Mohammed Mo...
18:52, 2019-06-17

Egypt officials say roadside bomb wounds 6 police in Sinai EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian security officials are saying that six policemen were wounded by a roadside bomb targeting a police patrol vehicle in...
12:36, 2019-06-13

Incredible 4,500-year-old cemetery discovered near Egypt’s Giza pyramids Archaeologists in Egypt have uncovered an ancient cemetery near the famous Giza pyramids just outside Cairo....
20:44, 2019-05-06

At Egypt’s Tourism Gems, Animal Abuse Is an Ugly Flaw The rampant mistreatment of horses, camels and donkeys at major attractions like the pyramids of Giza has prompted calls for visitors to boycott ride...
09:44, 2019-04-13

Egypt closes Tahrir Square ahead of possible protests against president The closures came amid a harsh security clampdown following rare demonstrations in several cities last weekend, all of which were broken up by police...
23:12, 2019-09-27

Rights group: Abuses in Egypt’s Sinai amount to war crimes CAIRO (AP) — A leading international rights group has accused Egypt’s security forces of committing widespread abuses against civilians in the ...
07:56, 2019-05-28

Watch: Banquet table set up in Egypt for Ramadan breaks record Egypt broke a Guinness World Record when an Iftar banquet table was set up measuring 10,465 feet long and serving nearly 7,000 people....
11:20, 2019-06-04

Church guard in Egypt kills priest in personal dispute CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian security officials say a civilian church guard has shot and killed a priest in Cairo in a personal dispute. The officials say t...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Europeans and Egypt send air support as Israel battles wildfires Four European countries and Egypt sent aircraft to help Israel battle wildfires that have forced the evacuation of some small towns, Prime Minister B...
12:44, 2019-05-24

Mummified mice found in husband and wife's tomb in Egypt Dozens of mummified mice have been found in a newly discovered tomb belonging to a husband and wife in Egypt....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Egypt gets back looted gold coffin displayed in New York Egypt exhibited on Tuesday the golden coffin of an ancient Egyptian priest that was returned by New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art following the d...
17:40, 2019-10-01

Researchers Find Roman Villas and a Spectacular Mosaic in Egypt In Egypt, archaeologists have found some important Roman ruins, in the historic city of Alexandria.  ...
20:08, 2019-07-22

Four-year ban lifted on flights to Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh Direct flights to the Egyptian resort were banned following the bombing of a plane in 2015...
14:44, 2019-10-22

Egypt: children swept up in crackdown on anti-Sisi protests Security forces stop minors at checkpoints and check phones for ‘political’ materialMore than 100 children are among thousands of people detained in ...
11:28, 2019-10-08

Bomb Hits Tourist Bus Near Egypt’s Giza Pyramids, Wounds 17 Ricardo Liberato / CC BY-SA 2.0 / MGN CAIRO (AP) — A roadside bomb hit a tourist bus on Sunday near the Giza Pyramids, wounding at least 17 people in...
17:08, 2019-05-19

Egypt used Google Play in spy campaign targeting its own citizens, researchers say Enlarge / Indexy was removed from Google Play after Check Point researchers discovered it was being used in a campaign to spy on Egyptian citizens. (...
00:08, 2019-10-04

Bomb hits tourist bus near Egypt’s Giza Pyramids, wounds 16 CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian officials say a roadside bomb has hit a tourist bus near the Giza Pyramids. They say Sunday’s blast wounded at least 16 p...
15:44, 2019-05-19

Group says arrests raise fears of fresh crackdown in Egypt CAIRO (AP) — An international rights group says the recent arrests of a rights lawyer and an activist have raised fears of a fresh crackdown by Egypt...
12:56, 2019-05-18

Trump reportedly calls Egypt's president his 'favorite dictator' – live President called out ‘Where’s my favorite dictator?’ over a gathering of US and Egyptian officials, Wall Street Journal reportsSign up for the US bri...
23:36, 2019-09-13

Climb down a 256-foot tunnel to explore Egypt's Bent Pyramid Egypt has opened a tunnel into the 'bent pyramid' for tourists to explore two chambers in the 4600-year-old structure.    &...
16:04, 2019-07-15

Egypt's former President Mohammed Morsi dies in court, state TV reports Former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has died during a court hearing, according to state television. The democratically elected Islamist held pow...
18:36, 2019-06-17

Egypt opens museum commemorating Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz A museum commemorating the life and works of Egyptian novelist Naguib Mahfouz has opened in Cairo, nearly 13 years after the Nobel laureate's death....
18:16, 2019-07-15

Egypt teaches students about love and marriage in attempt to curb divorce During a recent class at Cairo University, students laughed as they watched a skit acted out by their peers about a married couple. The husband came ...
11:36, 2019-05-14

Mohamed Morsi Made History As Egypt's First Democratically Elected Leader When Mohamed Morsi, a leader of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, broke out of jail during the final days of Hosni Mubarak's presidency in 2011, he little ...
00:20, 2019-06-18

Mohammed Morsi, ousted president of Egypt, dies in court: State TV Former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi has died in court, state television reported on Monday....
18:48, 2019-06-17

Christian Church Ruins Unearthed in Alexandria May Be Oldest Ever Found in Egypt An excavation in Egypt has unearthed some ruins that they say is one of the oldest Christian churches ever found in the country. The experts were wor...
14:28, 2019-05-28

Egypt teaches marriage conflict resolution in universities as divorce skyrockets A new government project called Mawadda, meaning affection, offers lessons to university students about how to pick the right partner and how to hand...
20:56, 2019-05-14

Netflix, Disney consider boycotting Georgia, continue partnerships with Egypt, China Entertainment giants Netflix and Disney are threatening to pull their business out of Georgia over the state's recently-enacted "heartbeat" abortion ...
04:40, 2019-05-31

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Hosts Egypt maintain perfect record Host nation Egypt made it three wins out of three in Group A, beating Uganda who finised as group runners up. Elsewhere, Madagascar caused the bigges...
00:12, 2019-07-01

Tlaib defends Israel boycott, would expand it to Saudi Arabia and Egypt ​WASHINGTON – Rep. Rashida Tlaib on Sunday defended the economic boycott of Israel as a freedom of speech movement that’s “pushing back against racis...
19:24, 2019-07-28

Egypt opens Bent Pyramid to tourists, unveils new archaeological finds The Egyptian government has opened an unusual pyramid to the public for the first time in decades. Its Antiquities Ministry also put on display a hos...
01:08, 2019-07-14

Egypt expects giant solar park to be fully operational in 2019 Egypt expects the 1.6 gigawatt solar park it is building in the south of the country to be operating at full capacity in 2019, the investment ministr...
16:24, 2019-05-05

Egypt steps up security as country braces for more anti-Sisi protests Police seal off Cairo’s Tahrir Square before expected second weekend of demonstrationsEgyptian authorities have enacted heightened security measures,...
15:52, 2019-09-27

Egypt's Tahrir Square on lockdown as regime moves to stifle protests Security forces patrol Cairo, one week on from rare demonstrations that appeared to catch Sisi regime off guardEgyptian security forces have blocked ...
17:52, 2019-09-27

Egypt discovers archaeological industrial zone in Luxor's 'Valley of the Monkeys' Egypt on Thursday unveiled two archaeological discoveries in Luxor including an industrial zone at the southern city's West Valley, also known as the...
21:28, 2019-10-10

Sharm el-Sheikh flights resume after four-year ban on travel to Egypt resort Direct flights to the Egyptian resort were banned following the bombing of a plane in 2015...
15:08, 2019-10-22

Golden Varna Plate Linked To Daring Sea Voyage Between Black Sea and Egypt 7,000 Years Ago There’s an odd-looking design on an ancient ceramic vessel that was found in Varna, Bulgaria that one expert believes is linked to another kind of ve...
19:36, 2019-08-10

Serial Sexual Harasser Amr Warda Allowed To Rejoin Egypt National Team On Wednesday, it appeared that the Egypt national soccer team had taken a commendable stand against sexual harassment when it kicked Amr Warda off th...
22:32, 2019-06-28

Human Rights Briefing: Updates on Egypt, Zimbabwe, Venezuela and Saudi Arabia Here’s a roundup of human rights news this Friday: UN’s Bachelet urges restraint over arrests of Egypt protestors; expert calls for ‘democratic shift...
19:12, 2019-09-27

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Day of shocks as holders Cameroon and hosts Egypt both fall The holders and the hosts are both out as Nigeria and South Africa pulled off big wins. Odion Ighalo was the star for Nigeria, who came from behind t...
00:08, 2019-07-07

Africa Cup of Nations results: Hosts Egypt and holders Cameroon both fall at last-16 stage Hosts Egypt have been eliminated from the Africa Cup of Nations after a shock last-16 defeat to South Africa....
00:20, 2019-07-07

Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi dies during court session Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi has collapsed during a court session and died, state TV said....
18:08, 2019-06-17

UN human rights office urges Egypt to immediately release detained protestors Authorities in Egypt are being urged by the UN human rights office, OHCHR, to immediately release scores of citizens who have been arrested in connec...
19:24, 2019-10-18

Subaquatic Temple and Countless Treasures Discovered in Egypt's Sunken City of Heracleion Egypt's Ministry of Antiquities has announced that marine archaeologists diving at the ancient submerged city of Heracleion ( ...
00:36, 2019-07-25

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Mo Salah on target as Egypt join Nigeria in next round Egyptian talisman Mo Salah scored his first goal of the tournament as the hosts beat DR Congo to qualify from Group A. Earlier, German coach Gernot R...
00:00, 2019-06-27

'Signs and Wonders: The Photographs of John Beasley Greene' Review: Exploring Egypt Through a Lens Though little is known about Greene, who died in 1856 at age 24, his photographs reveal the artist’s formal daring and precocity....
05:20, 2019-10-16

Egypt at 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: AFCON squad, fixtures, draw and group, titles and history Egypt will be looking to go one better than their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations runners-up finish, with The Pharaohs among the favourites this time arou...
17:00, 2019-06-21

A defense lawyer says Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi has been buried in Cairo, with family attending CAIRO (AP) — A defense lawyer says Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi has been buried in Cairo, with family attending....
07:12, 2019-06-18

BREAKING: Ex Egypt President Mohamed Morsi dies at court - state of maximum alert declared MOHAMED Morsi has collapsed and died during a court session after being removed as Egyptian President....
18:56, 2019-06-17

UN chief pays tribute to Egypt’s role in avoiding ‘dramatic’ escalation in conflict across the Gaza-Israel border UN Secretary-General António Guterres has paid tribute to the role played by Egypt in helping to avoid a “dramatic” escalation of violence in Gaza ov...
10:42, 2019-04-09

23 amazing ancient cities These are the best 23 ancient cities you can visit around the world -- from Timbuktu and Tikal to Kyoto and Cairo....
19:20, 2019-08-14

Who Kept the Ancient Wisdom of Stonehenge? Stonehenge is one of the most famous monuments in the world. Although it stands in isolated countryside in south-central England, miles from any majo...
17:48, 2019-05-11

Ancient Roman 'pen' was a joke The tradition of buying cheap, joke souvenirs for your loved ones while traveling dates back at least two millennia....
13:20, 2019-08-01

Can You Name the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World? The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World are seven awe-inspiring monuments of classical antiquity that reflect the skill and ingenuity of their creator...
20:16, 2019-07-02

In Search of Ancient Morocco South of Marrakesh, the Draa Valley still exerts an indefinable pull, retaining traces of its now almost-vanished Berber kingdom....
13:16, 2019-05-15

Egypt v South Africa: Africa Cup of Nations round of 16 – live! Updates as the hosts look to secure a quarter-final place in CairoBenin shock Morocco to set up Senegal clashFeel free to email Scott with your thoug...
20:32, 2019-07-06

How to brew ancient Wari beer Enlarge (credit: Donna Nash) When the people of the Wari Empire (predecessors of the Inca) abandoned the southern Andes around 1100 CE, they made s...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Ancient Mesopotamia and The Rise of Civilization In ancient times, Mesopotamia, meaning ‘land between two rivers’, was a vast region that lay between the Tigris and Euphrates river systems... ...
15:28, 2019-07-08

Country diary: this ancient yew should live for ever Church Preen, Shropshire: The tree in the graveyard has been rejuvenating itself for centuries. But the law needs to do more to protect such living m...
10:16, 2019-07-26

When an Ancient Slander Against Jews Came to America Edward Berenson’s “The Accusation” recounts how rumors that Jews were killing children for their blood spread in a small New York town....
00:32, 2019-09-11

The Itinerary of Odysseus, an Ancient Treasure Map Did Homer’s Odyssey contain a secret code, that would guide the Greeks to gain complete control over the Black Sea and the North Atlantic and access ...
17:56, 2019-09-13

Was Makhunik an Ancient Iranian Lilliput? In August 2005, a tiny mummified body was found in the ancient Persian village of Makhunik in what is now Iran. The discovery caused an international...
02:20, 2019-08-18

Ancient Rock Art in the Plains of India Two amateur sleuths have uncovered a collection of mysterious rock carvings on the Indian coastal plain south of Mumbai....
10:20, 2019-05-07

Would the ancient Greeks have liked Mozart and Beethoven? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and...
14:52, 2019-10-15

What Ancient Secrets Lie Within the Flower of Life? The Flower of Life is a name for a geometrical figure composed of seven or more evenly-spaced, overlapping circles. This figure, used as a decorative...
20:08, 2019-05-14

Was Göbeklitepe An Ancient Temple of Terror? Göbeklitepe, the world’s oldest temple, is around 12,000 years old. It was built by hunter-gatherers in the pre-pottery Neolithic period, before writ...
00:36, 2019-10-15

How Ancient Woodworkers Sculpted Civilization Humans have a remarkable relationship with trees. Trees not only provide the oxygen we need to breathe, but also wood in its rawest form.  ...
15:12, 2019-05-24

How do ancient viruses cause MS and other neurological diseases? Remnants of retroviruses embedded millions of years ago make up 8% of our DNA. How can they cause neurological diseases, such as MS?...
17:56, 2019-07-11

How Did an Ancient Sea Turtle End Up Under a Dinosaur’s Foot? Paleontologists believe the turtle became stranded and died after crawling across a tidal flat. Then it suffered the ultimate indignity of its time....
00:28, 2019-09-06

Was Göbeklitepe An Ancient Temple of Sacrifice? Göbeklitepe, the world’s oldest temple, is around 12,000 years old. It was built by hunter-gatherers in the pre-pottery Neolithic period, before writ...
13:36, 2019-10-15

Can Netflix’s ‘Blown Away’ make ancient glassblowing hot? Netflix is blasting this old-school art form back into the mainstream. The first season of its new competition series “Blown Away” droppe...
16:08, 2019-07-31

8 of the Most Popular Animal Species in the Ancient World Animals far outnumber us on the planet. And while humans have domesticated some of them for work or food, others have been observed, admired, feared,...
23:36, 2019-07-20

Nine Methods of Ancient Punishment That’ll Make You Squirm For as long as societies have had to deal with crime, they’ve had to deal out punishment. In some, places, and situations the process was only meant ...
20:36, 2019-05-12

22 ancient amphoras found off Albanian coast TIRANA, Albania — A joint Albanian-American underwater archaeology project says it has found amphoras that are at least 2,500 years old off the Alban...
11:40, 2019-07-12

Ancient DNA reveals Neanderthal migration and interbreeding DNA from 120,000-year-old bones sheds light on the ancestry of Neanderthals in Europe, revealing a remarkable 80,000 years of genetic continuity, int...
13:04, 2019-06-27

Antony Gormley is the new kid on the block in ancient Greece The British sculptor has, controversially, been commissioned to create works for the island of Delos, a sacred classical siteIn all seasons the eleme...
00:00, 2019-05-05

Ancient Plants Revive After Being Trapped in Ice for 400 Years Scientists visiting Ellesmere Island in the Canadian Arctic discovered something remarkable and fascinating. Led by Catherine LaFarge, a geologist fr...
16:24, 2019-07-21

Contemplating the Navel: The Origins of Ancient Mindfulness The words of the 16th-century Bishop of Geneva, Saint Francis de Sales, are truer today than ever before: “Half an hour's meditation each day is esse...
03:56, 2019-09-26

Some ancient crocodiles preferred salad over steak Modern crocodiles have a reputation as ravenous beasts that crave flesh. While it’s certainly true that crocodiles today are more than happy to...
03:12, 2019-06-28

How to Visit the Most Storied Sites of Ancient Greece From Athens to Ithaca, a guide to journeying through classical antiquity — and enjoying a few modern comforts along the way....
15:00, 2019-05-13

Some ancient crocodiles were vegetarians, study finds Modern crocodiles have a reputation as ravenous beasts that crave flesh. While it’s certainly true that crocodiles today are more than happy to feast...
20:44, 2019-06-28

The Ancient Maya Apparition Who Showed the Way to Xunantunich The ancient Maya civilization was one of the most remarkable of all the many Mesoamerican cultures, not only because they wrote books and were lovers...
03:00, 2019-07-01

Ancient Bolivian ritual kit contains traces of hallucinogens Enlarge / This is a view of the Cueva del Chileno excavation site. (credit: José Capriles, Penn State) In a rock shelter in the highlands of southw...
21:16, 2019-05-06

The Cosmic Scorpion Evident in Ancient Cultures Scorpions have inhabited the Earth for over 400 million years. They were one of the first seabed evolved creatures to climb out of oceans onto land. ...
04:00, 2019-07-02

How to Make an Ancient Grain Taste Better Than Mac and Cheese Pair this incredibly easy cheese sauce with the satisfying chew of farro — or just about anything....
13:52, 2019-07-17

Miners looking for gemstones find ancient sea monster instead Miners digging for gemstones found something entirely different last month; rather than uncovering the shiny and iridescent gemstone known as ammolit...
15:56, 2019-07-05

DNA Begins to Unlock Secrets of the Ancient Philistines Genetic analysis of remains from ruins in Israel hints at the origins of the Levantine people described in the Hebrew Bible....
20:08, 2019-07-03

Lost ancient palace appears in reservoir A 3,400-year-old palace has emerged from a reservoir in the Kurdistan region of Iraq after water levels dropped due to drought....
12:04, 2019-06-28

Making ancient sites accessible in England Despite protected historic status, designers find a way to retrofit castles, baths, and even Stonehenge....
23:32, 2019-10-23

Ancient Alien-Like Heads Discovered in Croatia Archaeologists digging in Croatia have unearthed three ancient alien-like skeletons and two have  artificially elongated skulls. Since 12,000-years-a...
21:52, 2019-08-23

10 ancient ruins that track the calendar and heavens Researchers and travelers are paying more attention to archaeoastronomy sites, which operate like giant calendars to note the passing seasons.  ...
17:12, 2019-06-27

Beyond Seville: three ancient towns to visit in Andalucía Carmona, Écija and Osuna are great places to explore amid the spaces between Spain’s bigger cities and are rich in history and sights – but not crowd...
07:40, 2019-10-02

Resurrecting the Ancient Israelites From the Valley of Dry Bones The Vision of the Valley of Dry Bones prophecy is one of the most powerful prophecies of the prophet Ezekiel. In this vision, Ezekiel finds himself i...
01:28, 2019-06-18

Ancient European megastructures may have been community centres Megastructures in eastern Europe from roughly 4000 years ago were probably community centres that were used for social and political decision making...
21:32, 2019-09-25

Scientists use ancient yeasts to brew beer JERUSALEM — Israeli researchers raised a glass Wednesday to celebrate a long-brewing project of making beer and mead using yeasts extracted from anci...
20:24, 2019-05-22

Manichaeism: The Ancient Religion that Rivaled Christianity Manichaeism is a multi-faceted religion that was founded by Iranian prophet Mani. After a revelation with the angel Eltaum, Mani prepared for 12 year...
22:52, 2019-10-17

Pithekoussai: Ancient Greek Colony of Nestor’s Cup Celebrated for its thermal springs and verdant landscapes, the volcanic island of Ischia, called Pithekoussai during its ancient Greek days —located ...
06:08, 2019-09-17

Rome bans McDonald's from ancient site Italy's culture ministry has banned the McDonald's from building yet a restaurant in Rome near the ancient Baths of Caracalla....
20:08, 2019-07-31

Aquaculture may be the future of seafood, but its past is ancient Enlarge (credit: By Paul Hermans - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10766212) Fish farms play an important r...
18:56, 2019-09-17

Ancient Origins of the Moon: Was it Once Part of Earth? The origin of the Moon has been a subject of research for many years and theories about its creation abound. Hypotheses vary from non-scientific prop...
12:28, 2019-06-14

Ancient scrolls charred by Vesuvius could be read once again US scientists say it may be possible to decipher words using new x-ray techniqueWhen Mount Vesuvius erupted in AD79 it destroyed the towns of Pompeii...
02:48, 2019-10-03

The Peloponnesian War: Intrigues and Conquests in Ancient Greece When speaking of ancient Greece, most of us tend to think of their sprawling city states, iconic classical culture, philosophers, and myths – and rig...
15:24, 2019-08-04

Nine Parts of the Human Soul According to the Ancient Egyptians The idea of the human soul has fascinated humankind for thousands of years. Cultures around the world have sought to explain the soul or spirit in a ...
00:24, 2019-08-04

The Sacred and Ancient Legacy of our Feathered Friends Although lions, tigers and other ferocious man-eaters were hunted and subsequently ritualized by shamans who attempted to internalize the energy of t...
02:28, 2019-08-13

When Children Came out to Play: Ancient Toys and Games The main halls and secured vaults of museums around the world are loaded with vast arrays of grotesque antique weapons, golden lined velvet robes, ce...
05:36, 2019-06-22

Nine Notorious Demons that Terrorized the Ancient World Storytellers have been telling tales of ancient demons wreaking havoc on humanity since the beginning of time.  ...
00:12, 2019-05-19

Ancient Gold Hoards of the Celtic El Dorado The legendary lost city of gold, El Dorado, has drawn over 500 formal treasure recovery teams to South America over the last 500 years and over 3,000...
20:08, 2019-08-07

1,000-year-old mystery surrounds ancient city Shrouded in thick rainforest and centuries of mystery, the ancient Mayan city of Tikal is one of the greatest overlooked sites of antiquity in the We...
13:28, 2019-06-07

Out of a drawer and into your nightmares comes a vicious ancient beast When Ohio University integrative biologist Nancy Stevens peered into a drawer in the wooden cabinets on the top floor of a Nairobi museum in 2010, sh...
13:48, 2019-04-18

Ancient Cataclysms: 9 Catastrophes That Rocked the World Ancient cultures around the world have passed down their tales of devastating natural disasters in oral traditions, folklore, historical accounts, pi...
20:32, 2019-05-16

10 ancient ruins that track the calendar and the heavens Researchers and travelers are paying more attention to archaeoastronomy sites, which operate like giant calendars to note the passing seasons.  ...
01:48, 2019-06-26

The Ancient Philosophy of the Bhagavad Gita, Song of God The Bhagavad Gita is one of the most important religious texts in Hinduism as well as one of the most seminal religious texts in the world, alongside...
15:36, 2019-08-17

Ancient parrot in New Zealand was 1m tall, study says The parrot roamed New Zealand 19 million years ago, and may have been flightless and carnivorous....
14:00, 2019-08-07

Finding Wine and Meaning in Ancient Vineyards Old vines are cultural treasures that deepen our understanding and the ties between present and past, as these wines from Chile’s Itata Valley do....
21:48, 2019-09-26

Country diary: this ancient yew should live forever Church Preen, Shropshire: The tree in the graveyard has been rejuvenating itself for centuries. But the law needs to do more to protect such living m...
08:12, 2019-07-25

Old shell from S. Carolina beach ID’d as ancient oyster FOLLY BEACH, S.C. (AP) — An old shell found on a South Carolina beach four years ago has been identified as that of an ancient oyster never before fo...
14:32, 2019-06-05

Mysterious, ancient radio signals keep pelting Earth Sudden shrieks of radio waves from deep space keep slamming into radio telescopes on Earth, spattering those instruments' detectors with confusing da...
17:36, 2019-08-08

Dig in! Archaeologists serve up ancient menus for modern tables Porridge, loaves and sauces Egyptians and Romans consumed have become today’s cookbook crazeDuring a 1954 BBC documentary about Tollund Man, the myst...
11:00, 2019-08-11

Fossil of ancient four-legged whale found in Peru Researchers believe the four-metre-long mammal, found in Peru, was able to swim and walk on land....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Pompeii: The Ancient Roman City Frozen in Time In the Campania region of Italy near the modern day city of Naples, there was once a prosperous Roman city - Pompeii. ...
03:12, 2019-07-07

Record temperatures mean ancient forts become visible in fields When the ground is baked by days of sun, markings that indicate the location of ancient settlements begin to emerge in the parched terrain...
21:00, 2019-04-11

Cracked skull may be proof of ancient brain surgery A broken skull suggests that brain surgery existed as far back as 2,200 years ago. The cracked cranium – which appears to have a hole drilled into it...
16:48, 2019-08-05

Ancient Greek Physician Hippocrates and the Medical Revolution Classical Greece is considered by many to be the birthplace of modern Western civilization.  ...
15:36, 2019-08-24

Taiwan puppet master's push to keep ancient art alive Chen Hsi-huang, 88, is one of the few traditional puppet masters left in Taiwan - and is on a mission to keep his craft going....
01:48, 2019-07-09

Mussolini’s Quincussis: Was the Ancient Roman Coin a Fake? Scientists are perplexed at the origins and provenance of two very ancient and unusual Roman coins that turned up like a bad penny in the 20th centur...
02:28, 2019-07-09

Investigators Say a Ring Smuggled $145 Million in Ancient Artifacts It focused on treasures from six separate countries, and was led by Subhash Kapoor, one of the world’s largest antiquities smugglers, a criminal comp...
02:32, 2019-07-11

The Atlantis Ring: Ancient Myths and Mysticism Converge According to the Timaeus and Critias of Plato (435 BC), 10,000 years ago there was a majestic continent island larger than Libya and Asia combined th...
20:48, 2019-10-20

Did ancient Mayan civilisation collapse because of a sudden drought? We have the best evidence yet that there was a prolonged drought at the time of the demise of the classic Mayan civilisation - and could explain why ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Ancient Egyptian Yeast Is This Bread’s Secret Ingredient A self-professed “bread nerd” extracted yeast from 4,000-year-old artifacts to make a loaf of sourdough. “The aroma and flavor are incredible,” he sa...
19:08, 2019-08-09

Archaeologists uncover ancient fort’s secrets before it falls into the sea Archaeologists in the U.K. are working to uncover the secrets of an ancient coastal hillfort before it falls into the sea....
23:36, 2019-08-23

Ancient 'cockroaches of the sea' fossilized while playing 'follow the leader' The trilobites go marching one by one, hurrah, hurrah … well, at least they did, some 480 million years ago....
11:36, 2019-10-21

Achaemenid Religion: Lighting the Spirit of Ancient Persia The Achaemenid Persian Empire is historically important for the Western world because of the influence of the Persian civilization on both the ancien...
00:20, 2019-10-14

Italy bans McDonald’s near ancient Roman monument Italy’s Culture ministry announced the decision after the municipal administration loudly protested against the notion of serving burgers in the arch...
21:28, 2019-08-01

Story of most murderous people of all time revealed in ancient DNA Starting 5000 years ago, the Yamnaya embarked on a violent conquest of Europe. Now genetic analysis tells their tale for the first time...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Declassified U2 spy plane images reveal ancient sites Experts from the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard have scanned declassified Cold War-era images from U2 spy planes to reveal ancient structures...
13:12, 2019-04-13

Ancient ‘Jurassic world’ of volcanoes discovered under Australia A so-called "Jurassic world" has been discovered, consisting of approximately 100 ancient volcanoes, buried deep inside central Australia....
21:04, 2019-08-14

Interstellar dust from ancient supernova found on Earth Cosmic dust found in Antarctic snow was likely birthed in a distant supernova millions of years ago. The dust's interstellar journey eventually broug...
11:48, 2019-08-15

How an ancient mutation may predispose humans to heart disease In a study in mice, scientists explain how the loss of a single gene millions of years ago may predispose us to coronary heart disease....
03:04, 2019-07-26

Trump Can't Help but Try to Reignite an Ancient Feud With the Mayor of El Paso When president Donald Trump visited El Paso last week, he did more than simply force himself into ghoulish photo ops with a community still reeling f...
23:12, 2019-08-15

Ancient fossils prove lining up is a primal urge BERLIN — Ever felt like you’ve been queuing forever? Scientists say fossils found in Morocco suggest the practice of forming orderly lines may date b...
22:04, 2019-10-18

Can Netflix’s ‘Blown Away’ make ancient glass blowing hot? Netflix is blasting this old-school art form back into the mainstream. The first season of its new competition series “Blown Away” droppe...
23:08, 2019-07-30

Ancient skeleton of ‘brutally murdered’ man in Scotland may be a royal An ancient Scot who was subjected to a gruesome death 1,400 years ago might have actually been a royal, according to new research. The Pictish man wi...
23:32, 2019-07-23

Indiana farmers uncover ancient mastodon bones Workers installing a new sewer on an Indiana farm made a mammoth discovery this week — 13,000-year-old mastodon bones....
15:20, 2019-04-19

Ancient Assyrian Astrologers Teach Us About Solar Storms What exactly goes on high above our heads? Why do the stars and celestial spheres seem to dance around the sky? What is the sun up to when it seems t...
00:16, 2019-10-18

Ancient mosque found in Israel's Negev desert Archeologists working in Israel's Negev desert have discovered an ancient rural mosque, thought to be one of the earliest in the world....
19:20, 2019-07-19

20 ancient wooden coffins discovered in Egyptian necropolis Archaeologists in Egypt have uncovered at least 20 ancient wooden coffins in an ancient necropolis in the southern city of Luxor....
22:52, 2019-10-16

Grave robbers missed these ancient Greek graves Grave robbers are usually a determined bunch, but for the past 3,400 years, unsavory burglars have managed to miss two ancient burial chambers just o...
11:12, 2019-08-14

Ancient Mayan city burned in 'act of total war,' scientists say The ancient Maya were involved in extremely violent warfare long before previously thought, according to new evidence that suggests a prosperous city...
19:52, 2019-08-05

Italian officials ban McDonald's near ancient Roman monument Italian officials have barred McDonald's from building a restaurant near an ancient site in Rome, with some believing it would be disrespectful to se...
04:20, 2019-08-01

Global heating: ancient plants set to reproduce in UK after 60m years Cycad in Isle of Wight produces outdoor male and female cones for first time on recordAn exotic plant has produced male and female cones outdoors in ...
13:20, 2019-08-22

Sailors spread the ancient fashion for monuments like Stonehenge Building ancient stone monuments, like Stonehenge, is a tradition that appears to have started in France and was then spread by Stone Age sailors...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Deciphering Cuneiform to Get a Handle on Life in Ancient Mesopotamia Cuneiform is the earliest known form of writing. It was invented by the Sumerians of ancient Mesopotamia sometime during the 4th millennium BC (betwe...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Experts Scramble to Study Ancient Fort Before It’s Lost to the Sea Archaeologists working on the 2,500-year-old Dinas Dinlle hill fort on the Gwynedd coastline in Wales are racing a climate change clock to uncover th...
00:12, 2019-08-22

Ancient arrowheads from the Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem discovered Archaeologists have uncovered evidence of the bloody Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem in the 6th century B.C....
00:24, 2019-08-14

Ancient survival mechanism may contribute to obesity epidemic Like starvation, overeating stresses cells and causes a similar slowdown in the release of energy from fat storage, a new mouse study suggests....
20:16, 2019-07-17

Keepers of the Sacred Flame from Ancient Rome to India The ability to ignite, maintain and control fire was a dramatic and powerful development in the habits of early humans and changed mankind’s quality ...
04:28, 2019-08-20

How did the ancient Egyptians catch and mummify millions of ibises? Egyptians mummified millions of sacred ibises thousands of years ago. Analysing their DNA seems to show they were sourced from the wild rather than l...
14:24, 2019-04-26

Ancient fossil offers clues as to when mammals learned how to eat We humans tend to take our ability to chew and swallow for granted, but as mammals we actually have a pretty complicated system of bones and muscles ...
21:12, 2019-07-21

Greek man arrested over online advert for ancient coins THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Police in central Greece have arrested a man suspected of dealing in illegally excavated antiquities who had allegedly pl...
18:48, 2019-06-07

Ancient scrolls to be deciphered using light beams brighter than the sun Scientists in Britain have harnessed powerful light beams to virtually unwrap and decipher fragile scrolls dating back some 2,000 years -- in a proce...
21:52, 2019-10-03

'First of its kind' ancient Maya tool discovered in lagoon Experts have discovered a unique ancient tool that was used by Maya salt workers more than 1,000 years ago....
20:00, 2019-05-21

DNA of First Settlers of Scandinavia Gleaned from Ancient Chewing Gums The first humans who settled in Scandinavia more than 10,000 years ago left their DNA behind in ancient chewing gums, which are masticated lumps made...
20:04, 2019-05-18

Birds in the Ancient World: Messengers of Omens and Auguries Translators regularly face the problem that the words and expressions of one language do not always translate exactly into those of another.  ...
15:16, 2019-06-24

The Ancient Admiration of Birds: Flamingos as Masterpieces of Art and Food In the ancient past, relationships between humans and animals were stricter than today and included the sphere of the imaginary and the sacred. ...
00:20, 2019-06-26

Germany to return ancient stone cross to Namibia BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s culture minister says the country is returning to Namibia a centuries-old stone cross, even though it was originally of...
14:44, 2019-05-17

Ancient Continent Discovered Hiding Beneath Europe A mega-continent has been discovered that slid beneath Europe hundreds of millions of years ago. ...
15:04, 2019-09-12

Ancient Egyptians built this 4-towered fortress more than 2,600 years ago Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered the ruins of an ancient fortress dating to the 26th Dynasty, the last dynasty in which native Egyptians ruled...
11:08, 2019-05-22

Ancient ‘chewing gum’ reveals oldest Scandinavian DNA ever found Ancient chewing gum found by archaeologists in Scandinavia contains the oldest DNA ever found in this region. The 10,000-year-old gum is made from st...
22:44, 2019-05-15

In Dijon, Where Mustard Rules, You Can Also Meet an Ancient Goddess A modest museum offers lessons in healing and faith, and the 2,000-year-old statue that inspired them....
11:24, 2019-10-05

Ancient ruins reveal city that housed 6,000 people Researchers in Israel have discovered the remains of a 5,000 year old city that housed approximately 6,000 people in the 4th millennium BCE....
08:00, 2019-10-08

New Bond film gives ancient Italian town £10m boost An ancient Italian town is set to receive a £10m boost after James Bond's vintage Aston Martin screeched around its narrow alleys for the next 0...
14:24, 2019-09-11

Ancient crocodile cousins evolved vegetarianism at least three times During the dinosaur era, many crocodile-like reptiles ate plants rather than guzzling meat – suggesting it was once a common lifestyle for crocodiles...
18:00, 2019-06-27

Ancient footprints show Neanderthals may have been taller than thought The biggest collection of Neanderthal footprints yet discovered offers a window on their social structure, and shows that their group was filled with...
21:32, 2019-09-09

Kuelap, Peru - Ancient Fortress of the Cloud Warriors Built by the Chachapoyas, the fortified citadel of Kuelap was home to the Warriors of the Cloud in Peru before they were conquered by invaders. Massi...
19:28, 2019-07-08

Ancient Tech Preserved Dead Sea Temple Scroll Among the thousands of pieces of parchment found in caves near the Dead Sea, one scroll was unique among the rest. ...
19:24, 2019-09-09

Nan Madol: The Mysterious Ancient Coral Reef City Nan Madol is the only ancient city ever built upon a coral reef.  It is comprised of a set of almost 100 stone and coral filled platforms atop artifi...
23:52, 2019-05-23

Dirty Dark Secrets Behind Ancient Fairy Tales Presumed innocent, yet dirty dark secrets are imbedded in the bedtime stories told to children. Fairy tales are magical narratives that pervade the y...
01:40, 2019-05-25

Ancient asteroid crater located off coast of Scotland Space object about a mile wide believed to have crashed into Earth around 1.2bn years agoThe location of an ancient impact crater made by the biggest...
01:16, 2019-06-10

Ancient grains are misnamed and their health benefits are unconfirmed Wellness influencers extol the virtues of so-called ancient grains. But are they really better for us, asks James Wong...
15:24, 2019-09-26

Ancient asteroid crater found off the coast of Scotland The spot where an ancient asteroid hit the United Kingdom some 1.2 billion years ago has been tracked to a location under the sea between mainland Sc...
20:40, 2019-06-10

400-year-old wine found in ancient shipwreck goes up for auction Wine lovers will soon have the opportunity to purchase 400-year-old bottles recovered from an actual shipwreck. Two bottles of Shipwreck Wine, believ...
19:52, 2019-06-05

Ancient Ukrainian Megastructures Were Huge Community Centers Archaeologists have derived volumes of new data from a series of ancient megastructures found in a giant prehistoric Ukrainian settlements. ...
15:12, 2019-09-27

Scientists identify ancient baby bottles - and some are cute Ceramic vessels, sometimes fashioned in whimsical animal forms, were used thousands of years ago as baby bottles to feed infants animal milk, accordi...
21:56, 2019-09-25

Microsoft says mandatory password changing is “ancient and obsolete” (credit: ABC Photo Archives / Getty Images) Microsoft is finally catching on to a maxim that security experts have almost universally accepted for ...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Did Ancient Egyptians Actively Hunt Crocodiles for Mummification? Scans of a 2,000-year-old crocodile suggest the reptile was hunted for mummification rites. ...
16:00, 2019-09-25

Mysterious 3,000-year-old fingerprints found at ancient site Mysterious 3,000-year-old fingerprints have been found in bricks at an archaeological site in the United Arab Emirates....
11:32, 2019-06-04

Puma Punku: This Ancient Andean Site Keeps Everyone Guessing Puma Punku is a Pre-Columbian archaeological site in Bolivia that is steeped in wonder and mystery. The architecture found in the ruins astounds arch...
23:28, 2019-06-14

NASA finds evidence of ancient lake on Mars NASA's Curiosity rover has made several discoveries since landing on Mars in August 2012. Now, it's discovered remnants what may be an ancient lake o...
20:04, 2019-05-31

Ancient tin found in Israel has unexpected Cornish links Tin ingots recovered from a shipwreck in Israel have been discovered to have an unlikely origin -- Cornwall, in southwest England....
18:20, 2019-09-19

Headhunting and Shrunken Heads: Gruesome Ancient War Trophies Headhunting is a practice that has been carried out by numerous cultures throughout the world. For instance, during the Qin dynasty in ancient China ...
03:04, 2019-10-02

Ancient DNA is Revealing the Origins of Livestock Herding in Africa Visitors to East Africa are often amazed by massive herds of cattle with a gorgeous array of horn, hump and coat patterns. Pastoralism – a way of lif...
00:04, 2019-05-31

Armillary Spheres: Following Celestial Objects in the Ancient World Armillary spheres, originally from ancient Greece, were vital instruments for astronomers to both demonstrate and track celestial bodies and their mo...
20:12, 2019-05-30

Light brighter than the sun to virtually decipher ancient scrolls Scientists at Britain's national synchrotron facility have harnessed powerful light beams to virtually unwrap and decipher fragile scrolls dating bac...
01:36, 2019-10-03

NASA: Ancient Mars oasis could have supported life NASA's Curiosity rover has discovered evidence of an oasis on Mars more than 3 billion years ago, leaving scientists to wonder whether the Red Planet...
16:04, 2019-10-08

Hunt for Vandals Who Defaced Ancient Rock Formation Authorities in the US state of Illinois are searching for two vandals who defaced a 450-million-year-old rock formation at Starved Rock State Park ...
17:12, 2019-09-06

3-D printing recreates ancient sculpture destroyed by ISIS A figure of a roaring lion, about the size of a loaf of bread, is the latest step in the fight to preserve culture from conflict...
18:04, 2019-07-03

Will Ancient African Coin Found in Australia 'Change Everything'? The tenacity of amateur archaeologists and historians searching on a remote island off the coast of the Northern Territories in Australia seems to ha...
23:40, 2019-05-12

AOC worried that melting glaciers could release ancient diseases ​Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who proposed “Green New Deal” climate change legislation, warned that melting glaciers could release anci...
20:24, 2019-08-29

Biblical bad guys the ancient Philistines came from Europe, DNA shows The ancient Philistines, the Biblical villains whose origins have puzzled scholars for decades, came to the Middle East from southern Europe more tha...
20:56, 2019-07-03

Ancient Mayans created their own climate catastrophe 1,800 years ago A surprising new study suggests that ancient Mayans may have inadvertently caused their own demise by radically altering the climate....
22:20, 2019-10-09

Questing the Most Impressive Ancient Religious Temples in the World What is the largest temple ever built on earth and do these man-made structures reveal secrets relating to the cosmos? ...
02:28, 2019-05-09

Remnants of ancient planet just found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and studied since then, researchers have just found a surprising result buried inside...
16:32, 2019-09-03

Ancient DNA reveals that Jews' biblical rivals were from Greece Genetic sequencing of bones and teeth from ten Philistines who lived in what is now Israel 3200 years ago suggests a surge of migration from the Aege...
21:04, 2019-07-03

The Modern Side of Ancient Venice: A Traveler's Guide For those who think they’ve ‘done’ Venice, think again. As the Venice Biennale—the world’s biggest art fair—kicks off this weekend, we highlight the ...
20:04, 2019-05-10