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Egypt

Egypt, officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a country mainly in North Africa, with the Sinai Peninsula forming a land bridge in Southwest Asia. Thereby, Egypt is a transcontinental country, and is considered to be a major power in North Africa, Mediterranean Region, African continent, Nile Basin, Islamic World and the Red Sea.

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Miss Universe 2013 Gabriela Isler (R) places the sash over Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez after she won the 2014Miss USA beauty pageant in Baton Rouge, Louisiana June 8, 2014
Miss Universe 2014 Update: No Pageant This Year, MU Scheduled On 2015

By IBTimes AU

The highly anticipated Miss Universe 2014 will not be happening this year but instead its going to be in January of 2015. (Oct 27)

MORE TOPICS: PORTUGAL, TWITTER, KYRGYZSTAN, FLORIDA, RWANDA, KENYA

Travel Alert: DFAT Warns Of Kidnapping Threat Worldwide

By IBTimes AU

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade had released travel advisory against kidnapping threat worldwide (Oct 07)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, IRAQ, PAKISTAN, AUSTRALIA, INDIA, MEXICO

Quartet Representative to the Middle East and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair meets with Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry (not pictured) to discuss latest developments in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and means to resolve it, in Cairo Au
LGBT Paper Names Former UK PM Tony Blair Top Gay Icon

By IBTimes AU

The Gay Times named former British Prime Minister Tony Blair one of the top gay icons in the United Kingdom the past three decades. Under his term, the homosexual age of consent was lowered as the same age as heterosexual couples and civil partnerships were introduced. (Sep 27)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM

The co-pilot of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 made a desperate call from his mobile phone as the plane was flying low near Penang, in the morning it mysterious vanished, it is reported. (Photo: Reuters)
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 370: Aviation Exec Says Pilot Deliberately Killed Passengers & Crew By Cutting Oxygen Supply

By IBTimes AU

More than six months after the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 disappeared on its way to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur, the tragedy continues to grab headlines as various aviation or security personalities speak their mind about the first of two aviation ... (Sep 18)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN AIRLINES, JAPAN

Shi'ite fighters from Mahdi Army rehearse their final tactics
No ‘Shock and Awe’ Campaign Against ISIS – Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey

By IBTimes AU

The U.S prepares for a long war with a strategy in place to take on the terrorist organization ISIS. (Sep 17)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, CONGRESS

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt
Angelina Jolie Leaves Brad Pitt During Malta Honeymoon, Attends To UN Special Envoy Responsibility

By IBTimes AU

Angelina Jolie left husband Brad Pitt during their working honeymoon in Malta to attend to her responsibility as UN Special Envoy (Sep 16)

MORE TOPICS: BRAD PITT, UNITED NATIONS

An Islamic State Militant Celebrates After Islamic State Militants Took Over Tabqa Air Base
London: 10 Year Olds ‘Trained to be Junior Jihadists’ And World Community’s Response to ISIS

By IBTimes AU

London grapples with the problems of radical Islam as the war on ISIS begins. (Sep 16)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, RELIGION, UKRAINE, LONDON

James Harden of the U.S. (R) goes up for a basket over Slovenia's Goran Dragic during their Basketball World Cup quarter-final game in Barcelona September 9, 2014.
2014 FIBA World Cup Final: USA Vs. Serbia Live Streaming Info, Key Players And Preview

By IBTimes AU

USA vs. Serbia Live Streaming - It’s not the championship match everyone expected or wanted but the USA vs. Serbia final in the 2014 FIBA World Cup could very well pull off a nice surprise on Monday as the world basketball championships come to a close in Madrid, Spain. (Sep 15)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO, UKRAINE

Serbia's Nenad Krstic slams a dunk
2014 FIBA World Cup Semifinals: Serbia Vs. France Live Streaming And Preview

By IBTimes AU

Two European teams make the unlikely pairing in the other semifinal round of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. France pulled off the biggest upset in the basketball world championships while Serbia is peaking at the right time beating favoured squads on the way to the final four. (Sep 13)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD

A Kurdish Peshmerga Fighter Holds A Rocket-Propelled Grenade Launcher
'Saudi Arabia Aided And Abetted The Rise Of ISIS,' Sen. Rand Paul’s Take On Obama Policy

By IBTimes AU

ISIS is a terrorist organisation controlling parts of Iraq and Syria. The U.S. recently announced a policy to combat the group. (Sep 12)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, CONGRESS