Egypt

Tutankhamun’s Wife Ankhesenamun May Be Finally Found In Newly Discovered Tomb

The archaeologists eventually plan to excavate the new tomb, which is located near the tomb of the pharaoh Ay in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, according to Live Science. "We are sure there is a tomb there, but we do not know

Egyptian Pyramids Were Built By People Not Aliens – Video

The clip explains how the ancient burial vault was erected in 23 years with the participation of more than two thousand people. It's fascinating that Egyptians didn't even know the wheel, but they were smart and used science, not aliens, to find

Egypt Coptic Christians killed in bus attack

The bus was travelling to the Monastery of St Samuel the Confessor, 135km (85 miles) south of Cairo, from Minya province when it came under fire, according to the BBC. No group immediately said it was behind the attack. But Islamic State (IS)

Eight mummies and a trove unearthed in ancient tomb in Egypt

The incredible haul was found in an ancient noble's tomb on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor, Joinfo.com reports with reference to MailOnline. Little is known about who the mummies belong to, but the team says it expects to

At least 45 people killed in Egypt’s Coptic churches deadly blasts on Palm Sunday

An explosion at St George's Coptic church in Tanta killed 29 people. Hours later, a blast outside St Mark's Coptic church in Alexandria left 16 dead, according to the BBC. So-called Islamic State (IS) said it was behind the explosions, the latest

Egypt finds remains of 3,700-year-old pyramid

An interior corridor and a block engraved with 10 hieroglyphic lines were among the finds at the Dahshur royal necropolis, south of Cairo, Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. The ministry said they were in very good condition and that excavation

Mysterious 6,000-year-old rock carvings found in Egypt

Rock carvings depicting masked men dancing around an ostrich in a 6,000-year-old hunting ritual have been discovered in Egypt, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Daily Mail. The artwork, which is from the fourth millennium BC, was engraved into rock in the form of

Russia deploys forces in Egypt, eyes on Libya role – Reuters

The U.S. and diplomatic officials said any such Russian deployment might be part of a bid to support Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar, who suffered a setback with an attack on March 3 by the Benghazi Defence Brigades (BDB) on oil ports

Pharaoh Ramses II Statue Found In Cairo

Archaeologists from Egypt and Germany have found an eight-meter (26ft) statue submerged in groundwater in a Cairo slum that they say probably depicts revered Pharaoh Ramses II, who ruled Egypt more than 3,000 years ago, Joinfo.com reports with reference to The

Ancient residential city, cemetery discovered in Egypt

The head of the Egyptian Antiquities Sector, Mahmoud Afify, announced the discovery of a cemetery and a residential city dating back to 5,316 BC, the beginning of an important dynastic period, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Egypt Independent.