Search Result
" burial"

103 results

World - Region
6/3/2024 6:01:21 PM
Yemen's Iran-backed Houthis on Monday held a public funeral in the capital Sanaa for more than a dozen fighters they say were killed in US and British strikes last week.

World - Region
5/23/2024 10:33:00 AM
Thousands marched in Iran on Thursday on the final day of funeral rites for president Ebrahim Raisi, who will be laid to rest in his hometown days after dying in a helicopter crash.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/22/2024 12:39:44 PM
The Palestinian civil defense in the Gaza Strip said Monday it had uncovered 210 bodies from a temporary burial ground inside the main hospital in the southern city of Khan Younis.

World - Africa
7/24/2023 2:51:30 PM
Lagos state government has annouced plans for a mass burial of more than 100 people killed during Nigeria's 2020 anti-police brutality rallies, sparking renewed criticism over a crackdown on protesters.

Heritage - Heritage special
6/20/2023 10:36:53 PM
The new national cemetery, which is set to be a new burial ground for the most iconic figures of Egypt, heralds a new page in a rich history based on respect to those who left us and meticulous attention to details in visiting the places where their souls rest..

War in Sudan - War in Sudan
5/22/2023 12:19:38 PM
Ongoing violence in Sudan has revived an old burial tradition used before in times of crises, bringing with it bitterness and sorrow.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
3/18/2023 7:23:00 PM
Could the previously unknown corridor that was recently discovered inside the Great Pyramid of Khufu hide the royal burial chamber

World - Region
2/11/2023 2:26:55 PM
Rescuers pulled children and the elderly from the rubble Saturday as miraculous survival stories coincided with hasty mass burials five days after an earthquake devastated parts of Turkey and Syria, leaving almost 25,000 dead.

Sports - World
12/30/2022 3:18:35 PM
The stadium where Brazilian soccer great Pele played some of the best matches of his career will also hold his funeral on Monday and Tuesday.

World - Region
12/21/2022 12:39:35 PM
Israel's defense minister said Wednesday that the remains of a Palestinian prisoner who died a day earlier from lung cancer would not be released for burial.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
12/19/2022 7:57:29 PM
The Egyptian archaeological mission working at Tel El-Deir in Damietta uncovered 20 Late Period tombs that are either made of mud brick or are simple burials.

World - Region
12/11/2022 7:06:29 PM
Hamas authorities in Gaza on Sunday announced the discovery of over 60 tombs in an ancient burial site dating back to the Roman era.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/9/2022 11:33:38 PM
Egyptian Embassy in Athens has been in contact with Egyptian authorities to facilitate performing DNA tests to families of irregular migrants who drowned in Athens to help identify the victims and bring their bodies back home for burial.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
9/20/2022 5:09:41 PM
A burial site from ancient Egypt’s Ramses II era filled with dozens of pottery pieces and bronze artefacts has been unearthed on a beach in Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced on Sunday according to AFP.

Egypt - Society
7/14/2022 6:02:27 PM
Egyptian Minister of Manpower Mohamed Saafan is following up on the killing of an Egyptian pharmacist in Saudi Arabia and the procedures to ship his body home for burial, the ministry’s official Facebook page reported on Thursday.

World - Region
5/13/2022 3:35:27 PM
Thousands of people packed Jerusalem's tense Old City on Friday for the burial of veteran Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh, after Israeli police stormed the start of the funeral procession.

Egypt - Courts & Law
2/7/2022 8:18:07 PM
A Giza prosecutor’s office approved on Monday the burial of Nikolaos Katsikas, a Greek veteran correspondent and vice president of the Hellenic Cultural Centre who was found stabbed to death on Saturday in his apartment in Giza’s Sheikh Zayed neighbourhood.

World - Region
6/9/2021 12:27:04 PM
The UNHCR said that at least 500 people had died trying to cross the Central Mediterranean this year, more than triple the 150 in the same period of 2020

Antiquities -
4/27/2021 3:09:52 PM
Mostafa Waziri, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, said that 68 of these tombs date back to the Boto I and II eras, five from the Naqada III era, and 37 from the Second Intermediate Period era

Antiquities - Islamic
4/15/2021 4:24:58 PM
The dome was constructed in 1498 AD to be the burial ground of the Mamluk sultan

2 3 4 5 6 Next