Tahrir Square

Latest stories

1d
AllAfrica.com
The Price of Photography - Shawkan, 1000+ Days Behind Barsruns from September 8 to 11, will highlight Shawkan's images of the Egyptian re
The Price of Photography - Shawkan, 1000+ Days Behind Bars
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
runs from September 8 to 11, will highlight Shawkan's images of the Egyptian revolution, from protests and celebrations in Tahrir Square to shots of everyday life in Cairo. Shawkan was detained on August 14, 2013, while covering clashes between... Read more
7d
Canberra Times
Best of the world photo galleryFestival in Northern Budapest, Hungary. Photo: AP Egyptians walk in front of a
Best of the world photo gallery
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Festival in Northern Budapest, Hungary. Photo: AP Egyptians walk in front of a mural related to the 2011 revolution, near Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt. Photo: AP Skunk Anansie singer Deborah Anne Dye and bassist Richard Keith Lewis perform... Read more
13d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Cairo lions revampedThe four bronze lions guarding the two ends of the Qasr Al-Nil Bridge linking G
Cairo lions revamped
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
The four bronze lions guarding the two ends of the Qasr Al-Nil Bridge linking Gezira to Tahrir Square in downtown Cairo have witnessed a great deal since they were first set up at the end of the 19th century, from the romantic dating of young couples... Read more
13d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Moving the Mugammato a faraway place like New Cairo, for example,” he said. The Mugamma is in th
Moving the Mugamma
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
to a faraway place like New Cairo, for example,” he said. The Mugamma is in the heart of the downtown area of Cairo on Tahrir Square, and it witnessed the 25 January and 30 June revolutions. The complex houses 11 ministries, among them the... Read more
13d
Al-Ahram Weekly
In honour of Zewailwere trampled under the hooves of barbarians. When, at one point after the Jan
In honour of Zewail
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
were trampled under the hooves of barbarians. When, at one point after the January 2011 Revolution, Ahmed Zewail entered Tahrir Square, he imagined that a bright new dawn had arisen bringing fresh breezes of an unprecedented spring. The... Read more
19d
Guelph Mercury
Cruising through antiquity on the Nile, without the crowdsbeginning of the tour, and another at the end, in Cairo, at the same hotel. On
Cruising through antiquity on the Nile, without the crowds
Guelph Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
beginning of the tour, and another at the end, in Cairo, at the same hotel. On the first day we saw the Egyptian Museum and Tahrir Square; on the last, we visited the pyramids. After an hour's flight south from Cairo we embarked on the River Tosca... Read more
20d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Tutankhamun in Japanthe success of the first exhibition of replicas from the tomb of the boy pharao
Tutankhamun in Japan
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
the success of the first exhibition of replicas from the tomb of the boy pharaoh Tutankhamun at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square in Cairo this month, replicas of some of the treasured collection are to travel to Japan at the end of this... Read more
20d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Rest House reopensby the ministry two years ago connecting four sites located on the Nile in Cair
Rest House reopens
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
by the ministry two years ago connecting four sites located on the Nile in Cairo. The sites are the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square, the Mohamed Ali Manial Palace and the Al-Manesterly Palace on Roda Island. The land on which the Rest House... Read more
20d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Qasr Al-Nil lionsof humiliation during the series of millioniya marches that began with the 25 J
Qasr Al-Nil lions
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
of humiliation during the series of millioniya marches that began with the 25 January Revolution that was launched in Tahrir Square and radiated outwards through surrounding areas. Then came the train of riots and disturbances, many of which... Read more
20d
Canon City Daily Record
'Jason Bourne' gets closer to the chaos and danger of real-life protestcase of art imitating life, the scene took me back to 2011, when I covered the
'Jason Bourne' gets closer to the chaos and danger of real-life protest
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
case of art imitating life, the scene took me back to 2011, when I covered the Egyptian revolution that erupted in Cairo's Tahrir Square and engulfed the country. The sky popped with gunfire, songs and fireworks. Riot police moved in. Snipers... Read more
22d
The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |MUSTAFAAFP/Getty Images An Iraqi man gives a rose to a member of the Iraqi sec
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 22 days ago
MUSTAFAAFP/Getty Images An Iraqi man gives a rose to a member of the Iraqi security forces on August 3, 2016 in Baghdad's Tahrir square as people put up posters bearing messages of solidarity from Nice and other cities hit by attacks, a month... Read more
22d
Reuters
Biden, Iraq's Al-Abadi discuss security situation in IraqChurch in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S. July 28, 2016. Iraqi Prime Minister Hai
Biden, Iraq's Al-Abadi discuss security situation in Iraq
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S. July 28, 2016. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi attends a military parade at Tahrir Square in central Baghdad, Iraq, July 14, 2016. WASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister... Read more
22d
The China Post
Solidarity with Iraq An Iraqi man gives a rose to a member of the Iraqi security forces on Wednesd
Solidarity with Iraq
The China Post / Posted 22 days ago
An Iraqi man gives a rose to a member of the Iraqi security forces on Wednesday, Aug. 3 in Baghdad's Tahrir square as people put up posters bearing messages of solidarity from Nice, France and other cities hit by attacks, a... Read more
22d
Bangor Daily News
Ahmed Zewail, Nobel laureate who sparked a ‘revolution in chemistry,’ dies at 70brain drain of Egypt’s talented scientists. In the aftermath of the 2013 Egypt
Ahmed Zewail, Nobel laureate who sparked a ‘revolution in chemistry,’ dies at 70
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
brain drain of Egypt’s talented scientists. In the aftermath of the 2013 Egyptian military coup and previous uprisings at Tahrir Square and elsewhere, he wrote an opinion piece in the New York Times that lambasted the country for emphasizing the... Read more
21 related stories
22d
Los Angeles Times
'Jason Bourne' gets closer to the chaos and danger of real-life protestcase of art imitating life, the scene took me back to 2011, when I covered the
'Jason Bourne' gets closer to the chaos and danger of real-life protest
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
case of art imitating life, the scene took me back to 2011, when I covered the Egyptian revolution that erupted in Cairo’s Tahrir Square and engulfed the country. The sky popped with gunfire, songs and fireworks. Riot police moved in. Snipers... Read more
24d
Reuters
Iraqi PM orders probe into corruption allegations over weapons dealsIraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi attends a military parade at Tahrir Square
Iraqi PM orders probe into corruption allegations over weapons deals
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi attends a military parade at Tahrir Square in central Baghdad, Iraq, July 14, 2016. BAGHDAD Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi ordered an investigation on Monday into allegations of corruption in weapons deals... Read more
25d
The Washington Times
Haider al-Abadi, Iraq prime minister, faces power struggle with Muqtada al-Sadr in Mosul fighta military parade on the eve one of the cleric’s demonstrations that included 1
Haider al-Abadi, Iraq prime minister, faces power struggle with Muqtada al-Sadr in Mosul fight
The Washington Times / Posted 25 days ago
a military parade on the eve one of the cleric’s demonstrations that included 15,000 troops marching though Baghdad’s Tahrir Square. That didn’t dampen Sheikh al-Sadr’s fiery rhetoric. He has warned that the nearly 500 extra U.S. troops... Read more
27d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Egypt and UNESCOhigh international post to a meeting on the subject. Last Tuesday, on the grou
Egypt and UNESCO
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
high international post to a meeting on the subject. Last Tuesday, on the grounds of the Egyptian Museum in the heart of Tahrir Square, which amazed the world with the 25 January and 30 June Revolutions, a large assembly of intellectuals,... Read more
28d
USA Today
Fact check: Clinton's record at State Department during Middle East chaosSAUL LOEB, AFP/Getty Images) Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (C) waves
Fact check: Clinton's record at State Department during Middle East chaos
USA Today / Posted 28 days ago
SAUL LOEB, AFP/Getty Images) Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (C) waves as she takes an unannounced walk through Tahrir Square, the epicentre of the 18-day protest that overthrew long time ally Hosni Mubarak, on March 16, 2011, during her... Read more
m
Al-Ahram Weekly
Boosting revenuesproblems the ministry on Thursday inaugurated its first ever replica exhibition
Boosting revenues
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
problems the ministry on Thursday inaugurated its first ever replica exhibition at the bookshop of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square, inviting a number of foreign ambassadors and cultural counsellors from the United States, France, Austria,... Read more
m
Al-Ahram Weekly
Learning from papyrusof papyri has been put on display for the first time in a special exhibition in
Learning from papyrus
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
of papyri has been put on display for the first time in a special exhibition in the foyer of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square in Cairo after their discovery in 2013 in the entrance to two caves at Wadi Al-Jarf 119 km from Suez by a... Read more
m
Al-Ahram Weekly
Khattab gets Egypt’s green lightofficial statement to the concerned authorities. Now the nomination is announce
Khattab gets Egypt’s green light
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
official statement to the concerned authorities. Now the nomination is announced at the Egyptian Museum which is located in Tahrir Square amidst different categories of the society,” said Khattab. Khattab believes that this change is recognition of... Read more

People in this news