Wednesday,19 June, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1446, (13 - 19 June 2019)
Wednesday,19 June, 2019
Issue 1446, (13 - 19 June 2019)

Ahram Weekly

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Jun 18 2019 11:49PM

As they move from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilisation in Fustat, the ancient Egyptian royal mummies have quite a story to tell, writes Nevine El-Aref


Jun 18 2019 11:49PM

The Egyptian Museum in Cairo’s Tahrir Square is to be renovated to the highest international standards under an Egyptian-European Union project, writes Nevine El-Aref


Jun 12 2019 12:13AM

An exhibition on the history of the Cairo district of Heliopolis will be shown at the Baron Empain Palace after its restoration has been completed, reports Nevine El-Aref 

Jun 12 2019 12:14AM

Egypt is seeking to stop the sale of a quartzite head thought to be of the ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Tutankhamun at Christie’s auctioneers in London, reports Nevine El-Aref

May 28 2019 11:45PM

The Grand Egyptian Museum on the Giza Plateau is well on its way to its grand opening in 2020, writes Nevine El-Aref

May 21 2019 9:58PM

Could the mummy of the ancient Egyptian queen Nefertiti, wife of the Pharaoh Akhenaten, finally have been identified, asks Nevine El-Aref 

May 14 2019 9:57PM

The Egyptian royal mummies project has resumed in the search to find out more about their lives, deaths and lineage, reports Nevine El-Aref 

May 7 2019 7:24PM

The Fatma Al-Shaqraa Mosque in Cairo has reopened after four years of restoration work along with two other mosques in Assiut, reports Nevine El-Aref

May 7 2019 7:25PM

Part of an Old Kingdom cemetery reused in the Late Period has been uncovered on the southeastern side of the Giza Plateau, writes Nevine El-Aref


Apr 23 2019 9:23PM

Egypt celebrated World Heritage Day in Luxor this year with a number of major archaeological events, reports Nevine El-Aref

Apr 16 2019 8:07PM

The newly discovered tomb of the Fifth-Dynasty dignitary Khuwy in the Saqqara Necropolis was in the spotlight this week, reports Nevine El-Aref


Apr 9 2019 9:54PM

The excavation of a Ptolemaic tomb containing dozens of mummified animals, the restoration of a colossus of Ramses II, and the completion of the Osirion groundwater project make up recent news from Sohag, reports Nevine El-Aref

Mar 26 2019 8:39PM

Paris joined in the fascination with the treasures of the ancient Egyptian boy-king Tutankhamun last weekend with the opening of a major exhibition in the French capital, reports Nevine El-Aref 

Mar 20 2019 1:09PM

Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany is to officially inaugurate the “Tutankhamun, the Treasures of the Pharaoh” exhibition in Paris this evening, reports Nevine El-Aref 

Mar 12 2019 10:45PM

Nevine El-Aref joined participants for the last week of the Aswan International Sculpture Symposium


Feb 26 2019 11:00PM

Thousands of tourists, along with 36 ambassadors and heads of African missions gathered in Aswan to watch a solar alignment in Abu Simbel, Nevine El-Aref reports


Feb 19 2019 10:07PM

Nevine El-Aref enjoys a fascinating adventure up the rocky mountain of Serabit Al-Khadim in South Sinai to the ancient Egyptian Temple of Hathor 

Feb 12 2019 10:10PM

A broken colossus of Ramses II found near the Akhmim Open-Air Museum in Upper Egypt is under restoration

Feb 12 2019 10:11PM

The Upper Egyptian Temple of Dendera has been developed into an open-air museum, reports Nevine El-Aref


Feb 5 2019 11:19PM

Nevine El-Aref enjoys an unforgettable journey with the Pharaohs and some newly discovered mummies in the Upper Egyptian city of Minya


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