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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
The heart-shaped amulet of Tutankhamun’s grandfather, as well as his ushabti figurine were found at the back of the museum today
A comprehensive inventory to examine the Egyptian museum’s collection after the break-in during Egypt’s uprising reveals eight artifacts are missing
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Wave of industrial action and protests consuming Egypt reaches ministerial doors
The priceless artifacts, damaged during the foiled looting attempt at the Egyptian museum, will be back on display early next week
Zahi Hawass, the newly-appointed Minister of State for Antiquities, maintains the Egyptian museum is safe and secured by the Egyptian army and decent and honest Egyptian people
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Nearly 100 years after its discovery, Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities sends formal request to have priceless Nefertiti bust returned, citing UNECSO convention
A photo exhibition marking ten years of American-Italian excavations at Mersa Gawasis ancient Egyptian harbor opens today
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Egypt's head of Egyptology is honoured in Portugal
Two of the mummies date back to the Chinchorro period (5,000-1,500 B.C.), making them older than the mummy of Tutankhamun
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World-renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass recalls one of his earliest visits to the Valley of the Kings, which led him to archaeology
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The fifth annual Archaeologists Day took place yesterday at the Cairo Opera House, with many figures honoured and Egyptian heritage celebrated
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Six missing pieces belonging to the double statue of 18th Dynasty's King Amenhotep III were uncovered at his funerary temple in Luxor
Monuments from Egypt's ancient past adorn the world but with the passing of time, some have been neglected by their hosts
Hawass named as the "personality of the year" by Spanish cultural organisation
Archaeology is all about adventures and surprises as you dream of the thrill that comes from making a new and exciting discovery
Mummies are shrouded in magic and mystery. I was interested in working around the Giza Pyramids for most of my life, but a 1996 excavation got me hooked on a new exciting challenge: chasing mummies
With the support of Egypt, Peru succeeds in repatriating some of its artifacts from Yale University
Two red granite statuary fragments of King Amenhotep III and the god Hapi have been unearthed on Luxor's west bank
The delicate details of the afterlife written down on papyrus by the ancient Egyptians have been unfurled in public at a British Museum exhibit
World-renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass responds to a question that continues to perplex everyone
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