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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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British actor Christian Bale poses for a portrait while promoting his upcoming movie "Out of the Furnace"
‘Exodus: Gods And Kings’—Rhamses Confronts Moses Over Miriam In New Video [Watch]

By IBTimes AU

“Exodus: Gods and Kings” tells the biblical story of Moses leading the slaves in Egypt to freedom. (Nov 21)

Visitors enjoy beer during their visit to the 181st Oktoberfest in Munich September 28, 2014. Millions of beer drinkers from around the world will come to the Bavarian capital for the Oktoberfest, which runs until October 5. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle
Germany, Not U.S., Is The World’s Favorite Country; UK, Canada, Australia Maintain Top 10 Spots

By IBTimes AU

The U.S. has lost the prime spot of being the world's favourite country to Germany, no thanks to Russia and Egypt which heavily tested its commitment to global peace and security. (Nov 19)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, INVESTMENT

Carnival revellers pose for a picture as they attend the start of the carnival season in Cologne
Germany Voted as the Best Country in the World

By IBTimes AU

A recent survey claims that Germany is the best country in the world. (Nov 14)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, INVESTMENT

An Islamic State In Iraq And The Levant (ISIL) Member Waves An ISIL Flag In Raqqa
ISIS Leader Al-Baghdadi 'Still Alive' in Audio Message Urging Supporters to Wage Holy War; ISIS to 'Reach Rome'

By IBTimes AU

Islamic State of Iraq and Syria leader Al-Baghdadi is apparently alive and well in an audio message urging followers to strike everywhere. (Nov 14)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AL-QAEDA, LIBYA

Kouko Guehi of Morocco
Ebola Fears, Refusal To Host Claims Morocco’s Appearance At The 2015 Africa Cup

By IBTimes AU

Morocco, for fears of spread of Ebola, refused to host the 2015 Africa Cup (Nov 13)

MORE TOPICS: SUDAN, SOUTH AFRICA, NIGERIA, GHANA, LIBYA, ANGOLA

Clooney And Wife Alamuddin At Venice City Hall
Amal Alamuddin Spotted On A Date With George Clooney As Her Next Case Is Revealed

By IBTimes AU

Amal is taking Mohamed Fahmy's case. (Nov 10)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, BRAD PITT, TWITTER, HOLLYWOOD, LAWYER

Actresses portraying Mary (L) and Mary Magdalene (R) take part in the interactive street-theatre performance of Il-Mixja (The Way) in Attard, outside Valletta, April 16, 2014. The Passion play was held in the grounds of Mount Carmel Mental Hospital as par
Debate Looms Over Authenticity Of New Version Of 5th Gospel Claiming Jesus Married & Had Children With Mary Magdalene

By IBTimes AU

The already divided Christian faith is expected to be further broken into two or more school of thoughts over the civil status of Jesus Christ with the release of a new book titled The Lost Gospel. Based on a 1,450-year-old manuscript found in the Br... (Nov 10)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, FACEBOOK, RELIGION

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