Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022


2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Riyad Mahrez Brace Inspires Algeria Thump Niger 6-1

Oct 09, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah was back on home soil with his national team after missing Egypt’s first home game because of British travel regulations.

Suez Canal Releases Hulking Vessel After Settlement Deal

Jul 07, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The settlement deal was signed in a ceremony Wednesday in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia, after which the vessel was seen sailing to the Mediterranean.

‘Actively Engaged In Mediation’: China On Middle East Violence

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said a special envoy for the Middle East was calling for an immediate ceasefire and reiterating (China's) firm commitment to the two-state solution.

Why Is Egypt's First Female Ship Captain Marwa Elselehdar Being Blamed For Suez Canal Blockade?

Apr 04, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Soon after the Suez Canal blockade, the 29-year-old became a victim of a fake news campaign that blamed her for the whole incident

In Stark Warning, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi, Says Nile Water 'Untouchable'

The comment from President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi comes amid a deadlock in the years-long talks over the dam between the Nile Basin countries, which also includes Sudan.

29 March, 2021

Suez Canal Crisis: Giant Container Ship Successfully Set Free

Associated Press (AP)

The massive Ever Given, a Panama-flagged ship that carries cargo between Asia and Europe, got stuck in a single-lane stretch of the Suez Canal, last week

29 March, 2021

Blockade Of Suez Canal Adds To Pressure Points In World Trade

Associated Press (AP)

Disruption of shipping through the Suez Canal won't have a lasting impact on global trade and is unlikely to derail global growth this year as more people get Covid-19 vaccines and economies reopen.

27 March, 2021

Suez Canal: Hilarious Memes Coming Out Of World Trade Concern

Outlook Web Bureau

The maritime traffic jam at the Suez Canal is costing world trade a loss of Rs 2900 crore per hour.

27 March, 2021

Suez Canal Blockage: Plan Made To Re-Float Giant Container Ship

Associated Press (AP)

The Ever Given, owned by Japanese firm Shoei Kisen KK, got wedged Tuesday in a single-lane stretch of the canal, about 6 kilometers north of the southern entrance, near the city of Suez.

26 March, 2021

Trains Collide In Southern Egypt, At Least 32 Killed

Associated Press (AP)

Local media displayed videos from the scene showing flipped wagons with passengers trapped inside and surrounded by rubble.

06 March, 2021

Truck Crashes Into Bus Outside Cairo, Leaving 18 Dead, 5 Hurt: Officials

Associated Press (AP)

The crash took place on a highway near the town of Atfih, 100 kilometers (62 miles) south of Cairo after the truck's tire exploded, causing it to overturn and collide with the microbus.


27 February, 2021

Indian Men's Skeet Team Wins Bronze Medal In ISSF World Cup


The Indians beat the Kazakhstan team 6-2 in the bronze medal match. They could have made it to the finals too, but lost a shoot-off to the Russian 6-5

07 February, 2021

Egypt: Detained Al-Jazeera Journalist Mahmoud Hussein Released After 5 Years

Associated Press (AP)

Hussein was detained at the Cairo airport in December 2016, when he arrived on a family vacation from Doha, Al-Jazeera said in a statement

15 January, 2021

Tiktok Trouble: 2 Young Egyptian Women To Stand New Trial Over Human Trafficking Charges

Associated Press (AP)

An Egyptian court, last year sentenced Hossam and Adham along with another three women to two years in prison for 'violating the values and principles of the Egyptian family'

18 December, 2020

Two Bomb Explosions Kill 3 Security Forces In Peninsula Sinai: Egypt Officials

Associated Press (AP)

Egypt has been battling an Islamic State-led insurgency in the Sinai that intensified after the military overthrew an Islamist president in 2013.

28 November, 2020

CAF Champions League, Zamalek 1-2 Al Ahly: Late Kafsha Stunner Settles 'Final Of The Century'

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Al Ahly left it late to beat fierce Cairo rivals Zamalek in the CAF Champions League final with Mohamed Magdi Kafsha the hero

18 November, 2020

Mohamed Salah, Elneny Still Positive For COVID-19, Egyptian FA Confirms

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Having initially tested positive for COVID-19 last Friday, the Egyptian FA says Liverpool's Mohamed Salah still has the virus in his system


17 November, 2020

Teammates Slam Mohamed Salah For Attending Brother's Wedding Prior To COVID-19 Contraction

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After being diagnosed with COVID-19 soon after attending a wedding, Mohamed Salah has attracted widespread criticism

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz