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  • Two restaurants sealed in Gulberg

    LAHORE: The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) sealed on Saturday two more renowned restaurants in Gulberg, as many on Multan Road and a food production unit in Shalimar Town for flouting pure food regulations...

    According to officials, a Gulberg town-based PFA team headed by Farah Athar sealed Domeno Hut and Mandarin Chinese restaurant on the Main Boulevard...

  • Traffic mess in and around Gulberg

    LAHORE: Thousands of people got stranded on various roads and even streets, mainly in Gulberg area on Wednesday after police completely barricaded the Main Boulevard to prevent a rally by some religious outfits...

    The roads affected by the gridlock included Shadman, Jail Road, Canal Road, Ferozepur Road, Husain Chowk, Centre Point and some side roads in Gulberg...

  • Egypt’s engineering feat

    EGYPT has built a new Suez canal, 72 kilometers in length alongside the existing canal...

    One would like our rulers to take a lesson from Egypt and build large dams for storing water and generating electricity...

  • Death toll in Egypt mosque attack rises to 305

    Egypt’s chief prosecutor said in a statement on Saturday that the attack on a Sinai mosque a day before has killed 305 people, including 27 children...

    There was no claim of responsibility for the attack, the deadliest by Islamic extremists in Egypt’s modern history...

  • Egypt politician eyeing presidency claims UAE blocking his travel

    Egypt's former prime minister living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who has declared himself a candidate in the 2018 presidential elections says his host country is blocking his departure...

    The Qatar-based satellite network Al-Jazeera broadcast a video with Shafiq saying that Emirati officials prevented him from leaving to return to Egypt in the coming days, just hours after he announced his candidacy on Wednesday night...

  • Saudi king starts Egypt visit in boost for Sisi

    It has pumped billions of dollars in aid and investment into Egypt’s battered economy, and the two heads of state are expected to ink more investment agreements on Friday amounting to about $1...

    “This is the first official visit by King Salman, whose valuable and honourable positions in support of Egypt and its people will never be forgotten,” the presidency said in a statement before Salman’s arrival...

  • 18 dead in attack on convoy in Egypt's Sinai: sources

    Militants killed 18 people in an attack Monday on a security convoy in Egypt's North Sinai, where police and troops are battling a militant insurgency, security and medical sources said...

    “We will continue to stand with Egypt as it confronts the threat from terrorism,” the US State Department said in a statement...

  • Egypt police kill 13 'terrorists' in shootout

    No group has claimed the October 20 attack, but Egypt is battling the militant Islamic State (IS) group that has killed hundreds of policemen and soldiers...

    The insurgency is based in North Sinai province, although the group has extended its presence to southern Egypt and the Nile Delta, north of the capital...

  • Hamas hands over Egypt border crossing to Palestinian Authority

    Hamas handed over control of the Gaza Strip's border with Egypt to the Palestinian Authority on Wednesday, an AFP journalist said, in a first key test of a Palestinian reconciliation accord agreed upon last month...

    Nazmi Muhanna, the Palestinian Authority's top official for border crossings, formally received control of the Rafah crossing with Egypt from his Hamas counterpart...

  • At least 235 killed in attack on Egypt mosque during Friday prayers: state media

    Armed attackers on Friday killed at least 235 worshippers in a bomb and gun assault on a packed mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, state media reported, the country's deadliest attack in recent memory...

    Egypt's presidency declared three days of mourning, state television reported, as President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi met his security ministers to follow developments...

  • Salah double sends Egypt to Russia

    CAIRO: Mohamed Salah scored from a penalty deep into injury time on Sunday to send Egypt to the World Cup and end a near 30-year wait for Africa’s most successful team...

    Salah scored both Egypt’s goals in a 2-1 home win over Republic of Congo in the penultimate round of qualifiers in Africa...

  • Egypt pins export hopes on new leather city

    CAIRO: Just beyond the outskirts of Cairo on a desert road to the Suez Canal, a sprawling industrial zone is coming to life as Egypt’s leather industry leaves behind its ancient tanning quarters for modern workshops of Robiki Leather City...

    The new complex is part of a major expansion drive of a sector Egypt considers as one of its most competitive and the trade ministry has set an official target for leather exports to reach over $1...

  • 235 killed as militants attack Egypt mosque

    CAIRO: Armed attackers killed 235 worshippers in a bomb-and-gun assault on a mosque in Egypt’s restive North Sinai province on Friday, the country’s deadliest attack in recent memory...

    The militant Islamic State group’s Egypt branch has killed hundreds of policemen and soldiers, and targeted followers of Sufism as well as Christians...

  • Egypt opens Gaza border for first time since unity deal

    GAZA CITY: Egypt opened its largely sealed border with Gaza on Saturday after a reconciliation agreement with Hamas gave the Palestinian Authority control over the crossing for the first time since 2007...

    “Egypt will open the crossing for humanitarian cases registered with the interior ministry,” the official said, adding that civilian and security personnel on the Palestinian side were all employees of the reconciliation government...

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