CAIRO: An Egyptian man has been arrested after attempting to smuggle bladed weapons and narcotics through Cairo International Airport.
Customs officers said the passenger, who arrived on an EgyptAir flight from Frankfurt, Germany, appeared confused while trying to exit the customs area.
CAIRO: Customs officers at Cairo International Airport foiled attempts to smuggle narcotic pills and underwater hunting rifles into the country.
An Egyptian passenger arriving from Poland was found hiding a large quantity of narcotic drugs in his luggage.
Another Egyptian traveler arriving ...
CAIRO: Cairo International Airport customs thwarted an attempt to smuggle a large quantity of bullion and gold jewelry, which an Egyptian passenger had hidden upon arrival from Saudi Arabia.
It also thwarted an attempt to smuggle a number of telemetry devices, which were hidden by anoth...
CAIRO: Egyptian customs officers have foiled attempts to smuggle bladed weapons, narcotics and foreign currency though Cairo International Airport.
Cairo International Airport customs authorities detained two passengers in possession of undisclosed foreign currency, drugs and bladed weapons.
BETHLEHEM: Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus Christ, is an unusual place: An Arab city, with a respected Christian Palestinian mayor, yet living under Israeli occupation. Like other urban areas in the occupied West Bank, the city is surrounded by illegal settlements and constricted by a high w...
Children face a growing risk from “button” batteries, according to a US study showing a near doubling of emergency room visits in the past two decades as the objects can cause electrical or chemical burns if swallowed.Most of those emergency room trips are due to coin-shaped batteries that have...
CAIRO: About 300 children have been evacuated from an orphanage in Sudan’s capital Khartoum where dozens of orphans were found last month to have died since mid-April due to nearby fighting between rival military factions.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), which facilitated ...
RIYADH: The world’s urban centers are, more than ever, pivotal to fostering global change, the vice chair of a G20-linked Saudi summit has claimed.
Cities now consume more than two-thirds of the world’s energy and account for at least 70 percent of global C02 emissions.
Since 1950, the urba...
Egypt is to start clinical trials of its COVID-19 vaccine, EgyVax.
The announcement was made by Egyptian minister of higher education and scientific research, Khaled Abdel Ghaffar.
He said the trials represented “a very important development” and major success for Egypt in fighting the coro...
CHICAGO: Wisconsin Congressman Mark Pocan said the US needs to return to the role of being an “honest broker” if there is to be peace between Palestinians and Israelis during an appearance on “The Ray Hanania Radio Show” on Wednesday.
Pocan said America needs to redirect more than $50 billion...