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The tomb of the 26th dynasty vizier of Upper Egypt discovered in South Assassif on Luxor's west bank
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh Eldamaty grants a seven-year-old American child fascinated with Ancient Egypt free admission to all archaeological sites in the country
The mummy will be displayed in its tomb
Several parts of Mohamed Ali Palace in Shubra El-Kheima have been severely damaged as a car bomb explosion hit a neighbouring Security building at dawn
The new archaeological atlas is to be distributed to schools across Egypt, aiming to bolster 'loyalty among young Egyptians to the country and its heritage'
Archaeological mission discovers Roman glass workshop in Tell Mutubis at Kafr Al-Sheikh governorate in Delta
Archaeologist Nicholas Reeves is set to arrive in Egypt mid-September in the hopes of confirming his theory about the location of Nefertiti’s final resting place
The antiquities unit at Cairo International Airport foiled a smuggling attempt of a large collection of law books
Despite all efforts exerted by Egypt and Britain, the sale procedures for the 4500-year-old statue are to begin soon after an export ban expired on Friday  
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Egypt's antiquities minister said Tuesday that the long-planned Grand Egyptian Museum will ...


Antiquities minister Mamdouh Eldamaty responds to Zahi Hawass' petition calling for legal action against Northampton Museum

The petition, protesting the sale in the UK of a 4,500-year-old statue from Egypt of a scribe, will be released online on Monday

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The recent theory regarding the tomb of the ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti should be welcomed by the scientific community. But it requires very careful evaluation, Egyptian renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass says

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Borders guards discover four Graeco-Roman artefacts at Damietta fishing port


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