The reported alert came after another EgyptAir plane was hijacked on an internal flight between Alexandria and Cairo
The plane remained grounded for 21 hours until a replacement was found
Hospital staff have been 'obstinate' about treating the girl, fearing government reprisal
In a 2007 audience with The Independent's Robert Fisk, Heikal provoked uproar in Egypt when he said that Mubarak lived in a 'world of fantasy'
Mr Regeni disappeared on 25 January, the five-year anniversary of the uprising that overthrew Hosni Mubarak
It came after tourists were stabbed at a Red Sea resort and another hotel was attacked in Cairo
The Egyptian interior ministry previously claimed security guards, not tourists, were the target
Alaa al-Aswany retreats from the chaos of today to evoke a simpler moral landscape
Do the British people love Blair? Do they eat Blair chocolates and wear Blair pyjamas?
Two Britons are among a group of 20 journalists working for Al-Jazeera facing criminal trial in Egypt on charges of aiding or joining a terrorist organisation – the latest press crackdown in a country which is facing growing instability.
Supporters of the ousted Egyptian President clashed with police and a minister’s aide was shot dead
The Egyptian army chief, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, seems all but certain to become the next President after a group of his leading generals reportedly backed his bid for the job.
The trial of Egypt's former Islamist president on charges of inciting murder was adjourned on Wednesday until next month, after bad weather prevented a helicopter flight from bringing Mohammed Morsi to court.
Pro-Morsi supporters convicted on charges ranging from rioting to sabotage
Series of nationwide attacks targets areas popular with British holidaymakers
Supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi defied continuing attempts by the Egyptian authorities to destroy the Muslim Brotherhood by staging a series of nationwide demonstrations yesterday – a move which triggered violent clashes between protesters and police.