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Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
2/28/2022 6:14:47 PM
The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) received on Monday a collection of gigantic colossi from the Egyptian museum in Tahrir that includes a pair of statues of the Ancient Egyptian gods Amun-Re and Mut, a red granite column of king Ramses II, a limestone statue of the goddess Isis holding her son — Horus — along with other gigantic artefacts.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/30/2021 10:30:24 PM
An archaeological mission from Cairo University uncovered the tomb of Ptah-M-Wia, head of the treasury during the reign of King Ramses II, during excavation work at the Saqqara necropolis, a statement by the Egyptian Tourism Ministry said on Saturday.

Egypt - Tourism
10/22/2021 5:52:00 PM
Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled El-Enany and more than 30 Arab and foreign ambassadors as well as influencers observed on Friday morning the biannual solar alignment at Ramses II Temple in Abu Simbel.

Multimedia - In Pictures
10/22/2021 5:46:37 PM

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
8/9/2021 12:46:00 PM
The renowned Egyptologist continues his tour of Pharaonic monuments, this time at Abydos and Denderah in Upper Egypt

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
5/25/2021 9:51:29 PM
New evidence suggests the existence of closer relations than had previously been thought between ancient Egypt and the Arabian Peninsula, writes Zahi Hawass

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
3/30/2021 11:45:20 PM
In addition to the Ever Given crisis in the Suez Canal, Cairo has also had to attend to a possible watershed in the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, writes Dina Ezzat

Arts & Culture - Entertainment
2/24/2021 5:50:51 PM
Under the helms of Egypt’s ministers of antiquities, tourism, and culture, the performance of the Copenhagen underground band was organised by French media platform Cercle

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/22/2020 11:50:22 AM
During the solar alignment, sun rays enter the temple’s sanctum to light three of four statues

Egypt - Politics
8/1/2020 4:30:12 PM
Musk's tweets claim the Great Pyramid of Khufu was built by aliens and Pharaoh Ramses II was an alien

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/8/2020 3:36:59 PM
Twelve sacrificial votive bulls’ heads and bones dated to the Ptolomaic period were found in niches cut into the walls of the storerooms

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
3/24/2020 6:18:15 PM
The famous statue of the great Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses II has now been moved to its final location welcoming visitors inside the Grand Egyptian Museum, writes Zahi Hawass

Egypt - Politics
2/20/2020 6:32:23 PM
Solar alignment happens twice a year: on 22 October, marking the Pharaoh's coronation; and on 22 February, marking his birthday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
1/10/2020 5:02:00 PM
Some world museums are still following the methods of the past and buying antiquities that have been stolen in Egypt

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
12/11/2019 8:49:10 PM

Egypt - Politics
10/22/2019 2:08:32 PM
Visitors gathered to watch the sun illuminate the statues of King Ramses II and the deities Amun-Re and Re-Hur-Akhty in the inner sanctum of Egypt's Abu Simbel temple

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
9/5/2019 2:53:02 PM
A Ramses II obelisk will decorate Cairo’s famous Tahrir Square, writes Nevine El-Aref

Egypt - Politics
8/10/2019 5:55:02 PM

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
8/8/2019 4:06:06 PM
After 20 hours on the road, King Ramses II obelisk landed unscathed in New Alamein City

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/25/2019 3:31:04 PM

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