Tag Archives: Egypt

Middle East

Egyptian mummies paraded through Cairo on way to new museum

Nearly two dozen ancient Egyptian royal mummies were paraded through Cairo on Saturday evening in a dazzling display to mark their transferral to a new museum. Major roads along the Nile were shut down as the 22 royal mummies were carried across Egypt’s capital from the...

Africa

The ancient monument is believed to have been built more than 4,500 years ago for the Fourth Dynasty leader Pharaoh Khufu, yet questions still remain over its construction. One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, it is the only...