He had been serving a seven-year sentence for falsifying his candidacy application for the 2012 presidential race.
Uttaresh Venkateshwaran gets in conversation with Moneycontrol's auto expert Swaraj Baggonkar to understand what is happening in Cairo and how the company is trying to tackle the issue.
This is the first attack to target foreign tourists in Egypt in almost two years.
All Chinese rice samples were accepted while one Vietnamese rice sample was accepted and the other rejected, they said.
The loan was agreed in 2015 amid an acute foreign currency shortage that crippled import activity and had the country scrambling to find new sources of dollars as shipments piled up at ports and manufacturing slowed.
In a case involving 739 defendants facing charges ranging from murder to damaging property, the court Saturday also sentenced to life in prison the head of the Brotherhood, Mohammed Badie, and 46 others
"Indian Prime Minister and our President have met four times since they both came to power in 2014. And, a fifth meeting is expected to take place in Egypt," he said.
The ancient cheese found was said to be included in the feasts buried along with wealthy Egyptians.
The Brotherhood was designated a terrorist organisation in Egypt in December 2013, after the military ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in July of that year in the wake of mass protests against his rule.
With its towering pharaoh temples, the never-ending Nile and sand-covered tombs, Egypt brings out the explorer in everyone.
Moneycontrol brings to you select pictures that are making headlines across the globe.
State news agency MENA quoted a security source as saying that 12 people were taken to a hospital after the blast, which occurred in a storage facility belonging to a local petrochemicals company outside the airport in the northern part of the capital.
The Egyptian court's judgement came after the Lebanese woman posted a video online in which she allegedly insulted Egyptians.
Catch all the highlights from the Group A encounter between Saudi Arabia and Egypt at the Volgograd Arena, Volgograd.
Russia move to the brink of the knockout stages while Egypt’s World Cup campaign seems over after two consecutive defeats.
Catch all the highlights from the Group A encounter between Russia and Egypt at the Saint Petersburg Stadium.
This is the third time the government has increased fuel prices since austerity measures were announced late 2015. The move is likely to send prices soaring further.
Gimenez rose perfectly to meet a Carlos Sanchez free kick and score the goal that broke a 48-year Uruguayan 'curse' of failing to win in the opening game of the World Cup finals.
Egypt is the second team from Africa to qualify for the World Cup. Their FIFA ranking is 46. Let’s look at Egypt’s official squad for FIFA World Cup, 2018.
Naguib Sawiris, the chairman of Orascom Telecom Media and Technology Holding S.A.E, said he sees gold hit $1,800 an ounce while the “overvalued” stock market hits the skids
During a farewell meet with the media yesterday, he said some of the landmark events that took place during his tenure included the high-level contact between the governments of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
The Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture (MACIC) of the Embassy of India in Cairo organised a seminar on the 'Role of Emerging Technologies in Enhancing Teaching, Enabling Active Learning and Eradicating Illiteracy' here yesterday as part of the monthly seminar series of the MACIC Roundtable.
The talks were held between India's Ambassador to Egypt Sanjay Bhattacharyya and Alexandria Governor Mohamed Sultan on the sidelines of celebration the an India Day held in the coastal city of Alexandria.
Sisi was elected for a four-year presidential term in 2014. The first presidential term of 63-year-old Field Marshal will officially end on June 7.
Addressing a seminar, organised as part of the mega cultural festival India by the Nile, he said that Indian and Egyptian businessmen can work together and take the relationship forward.