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Mitra the robot helps COVID patients in India speak to loved ones

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 12:23 GMT

A hospital in India has deployed a customer-service robot to patrol its wards, connecting coronavirus patients to friends and relatives.

Netflix argues for free speech in court spat with Indian tycoons over 'Bad Boy Billionaires'

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 12:14 GMT

An Indian court’s decision to stall the release of a Netflix Inc series on four Indian tycoons facing fraud allegations “freezes free speech” and hurts the company financially, the U.S. streaming giant has argued in a court filing seen by Reuters.

Pro-Prophet Muhammad hashtag trends in Egypt in protest of blasphemous video in India

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 12:53 GMT

Via creating a hashtag #الارسولالله, which means “Not the Messenger of God,” Egyptians on social media platforms protested against a blasphemous indian video that went viral on Facebook.

Egyptian plastic artist Sherine Badr wins Jury Award of Indian Royal Academy of Arts & Culture

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 03:46 GMT

Sherine Badr participated in a painting entitled "Al-Hudhud".

COVID-19 cases surpass 500,000 mark in India

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 11:24 GMT

Nearly 100,000 fresh cases have been detected in the country in the past six days, showed the data.

Egypt’s Sisi discusses mutual relations, latest COVID-19 updates with India’s Modi

Wed, 27 May 2020 - 11:26 GMT

Modi affirmed his country's pride of the mutual ties and close relations with Egypt.

India announces 6,535 new coronavirus cases

Tue, 26 May 2020 - 09:26 GMT

The Indian Health Ministry announced on Tuesday that more 6,535 coronavirus cases were reported in the country in the past 24 hours.

Facts on COVID-19 deaths in Egypt

Sat, 28 Mar 2020 - 10:07 GMT

March 27 marks the highest number of coronavirus deaths in Egypt as a 75-year-old German woman, and five Egyptians passed away in Cairo and Damietta.

Coronavirus: Kuwait suspends flights with Egypt, 6 states for one week

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 11:27 GMT

The Kuwaiti Cabinet decided to suspend air flights from and to seven countries, including Egypt, for a week, as a preventive measure to control the spread of Coronavirus.

Indian company renovates 117 railroads in Egypt

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 03:05 GMT

An Indian company finished the renovation of 117 out of 125 railroads introducing an electronic control system.

3rd Indian tests positive for coronavirus on board quarantined Japan cruise ship

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 - 02:34 GMT

Embassy officials, who claim to be in touch with all the three, have reported that their condition is "stable and improving". They are currently undergoing treatment.

Vodafone India's shares plunge almost 40%, future in doubt

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - 09:25 GMT

Vodafone's chief executive had in November already cast doubt about its continued presence in India after its local joint venture Vodafone Idea posted a record quarterly loss.

India beefs up security amid outrage against new law, anger with police

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 10:35 GMT

Indian authorities stepped up security and shut down the internet in various places on Tuesday.

Modi says citizenship law not anti-Muslim as protests continue across India

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 10:19 GMT

“The law does not impact 1.3 billions Indians, and I must assure Muslim citizens of India that this law will not change anything for them,” said Modi.

Hundreds arrested in India during days of protests over citizenship law

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 - 01:01 GMT

More than 1,500 protesters have been arrested across India in the past 10 days, officials said.

Egypt's embassy in New Delhi urges Egyptians to avoid protest scenes

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 - 09:16 GMT

The embassy advised the Egyptians to be on alert and exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.

India rejects Asia-wide trade deal, as others move ahead

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 02:28 GMT

Fifteen Asian countries agreed terms on Monday for what could be the world’s biggest trade pact, they said in a statement, but India delayed its decision on joining because of significant differences over tariffs and other issues.

Regional Conclave on India & West Asia & North Africa to be held in Cairo in Nov.

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 04:48 GMT

In a press release on Thursday, the Indian Embassy in Cairo said that this is the first time for the Confederation of Indian Industry to organize a forum in North Africa region.

Trade exchange between Egypt, India hits $4.5B

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 02:30 GMT

India's investments in the Egyptian market amounted to $3.3 billion through 50 projects.

10 injured in blast in India-administered Kashmir

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 - 09:33 GMT

Police say at least 10 people were injured in a grenade blast near a government building in India-administered Kashmir, according to ABC News.

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