Egyptians today often refer to Cairo as Maṣr ([mɑsˤɾ], مصر), the Egyptian Arabic pronunciation of the name for Egypt itself, emphasizing the city's continued role in Egyptian influence. Its official name is القاهرةal-Qāhirah, means literally: "the Defeater", in reference to the fact that the planet Mars ("Al Najm Al Qahir") was rising at the time when the city was founded as well as, "the Vanquisher"; "the Conqueror"; Egyptian Arabic pronunciation:[elqɑ(ː)ˈheɾɑ], "the Defeater" or, " "the Victorious" (al-Qahira) in reference to the much awaited Caliph al-Mu'izz li Din Allah who arrived from the old Fatimid Ifriqiyan capital of Mahdia in 973 to the city. The Egyptian name for Cairo is said to be: Khere-Ohe, meaning: "The Place of Combat", supposedly, in reference to a battle which took place between the Gods Seth and Horus. Sometimes the city is informally also referred to as كايروKayro[ˈkæjɾo]. It is also called Umm ad-Dunya, meaning "the mother of the world".
Dubai...Police investigations indicated the victims were living with their mother after her divorce from her husband, who was traveling to Cairo at the time of the accident to accompany his father on a medical trip ... .
An airport worker in Egypt has been sentenced to three years in prison for taking photos of a woman without her consent, a Cairo court ruled on Thursday ... He was referred to a misdemeanour court in Cairo on Wednesday, and similar photographs of other female travellers were also discovered his mobile phone, prosecutors said.
An Israeli delegation is to travel to Cairo at the end of this week to explore the possibility of a renewed truce with Gaza militant group Hamas ...The station said the new government had previously sent messages to Cairo explaining that it wishes to secure de-escalation ... The Gaza Strip has been under siege since 2006 ... ....
Egypt’s Public Prosecution announced on Wednesday 16 June that it had referred a CairoInternational Airport employee to criminal trial for taking photographs in way that violated a female traveler’s privacy ...The statement added that similar photographs of other travelers were also found on the man’s mobile phone.
Kenzy Defrawy, Guinness World Records Adjudicator, presented Huda and Mohamed with the official titles at a medical clinic in Cairo, Egypt, while adhering to all social distancing and travel restrictions in place ... Rouhiya Abdulaziz, in a small village 90 minutes outside the Egyptian capital, Cairo ... "I was not used to the new lifestyle of tall people.
CAIRO – 15 June 2021 ... embassy in Cairo to help enhance young people’s leadership skills and unleash their talents. The program will be held in the Civic EducationCenter in Gezira district in Cairo, where ... students, and five Egyptian winners will travel to the U.S.
CAIRO – 15 June 2021 ... The first single, “Nefsi,” was released on Thursday ... The two young artists met in Cairo in 2019 for the first time and collaborated digitally for six months, producing their two songs. . Born and raised in Cairo, Felukah traveled to the U.S .... .
The festival, which is an important staple of Cairo’s events roster, was almost cancelled this year because of Covid-19 travel restrictions that prevented many of the guest performers from being able to attend ... “For the first time, we have chosen some of Cairo’s hidden cultural gems to host the groups this year,” says Yousef.
Anany mentioned that he was surprised by Britain’s decision to deny travel from Egypt, especially after Cairo announced that it had vaccinated all tourism workers in South Sinai and the Red Sea. He stressed that the Egyptian Foreign Ministry is working to clarify the facts about the travel restrictions with his British counterpart ... ....