To the end, the Egyptian strongman failed to understand how his country had changed, even as a devastating personal drama unfolded within his family.
The voracious insects already have ravaged parts of Africa, the Middle East and South Asia. China may be next. How much more can it take?
I have been lusting over the ship the Sudan for over a decade, ever since I saw PBS re-runs of Emily Blunt getting murdered on it.
Israel’s relations in the region are now the opposite of what they were in the 1950s. It has some Arab friends, but the most powerful emerging countries are hostile.
Fingers crossed that one of the temples unearthed was the one that refused Paris and Helen refuge which led them on to Troy.
There’s no evidence that this statue of Egypt’s most famous monarch left Egypt legally and many believe that the item was looted.
With its most famed objects going to a fancy new site, this most iconic of museums is approaching a crossroads, and some worry Egypt isn’t facing up to the very real challenges.