‘Selfie Paramedics’ Punished by Egypt’s Ministry of Health

‘Selfie Paramedics’ Punished by Egypt’s Ministry of Health

  One selfie that has sparked outrage across the country this week was taken during one of the biggest transportation disasters in Egypt’s recent history. The Ministry of Health announced on Friday evening (August 11th, 2017) that two trains colliding in Alexandria have killed at least 41 people, and injured at least 179 passengers.   […]

GoBus Might Lose Their License After the Alamien/Wady El Natron Road Accident

GoBus Might Lose Their License After the Alamien/Wady El Natron Road Accident

Al Mogaz has just reported that the General Authority For Roads, Bridges & Land Transport (GARBLT) are possibly looking into withdrawing GoBus’ license.   GoBus is the leading method of transportation between cities in Egypt; especially touristic ones.     The action was a direct consequence of the recent GoBus accident that took place last Friday […]

Father of Heavy Vehicle Crash Victim Blames Egyptian Authorities for Ignoring His Plea

Father of Heavy Vehicle Crash Victim Blames Egyptian Authorities for Ignoring His Plea

  Last week, a horrific status that was written by a mother who lost her child, Dania, in a heavy vehicle road crash took over the Egyptian social media by storm. The child’s parents have been calling on the government to address the issue, which is to prevent heavy vehicles from using main roads during rush hours […]

Dubai International Airport Closes After Plane Crash-Lands

Dubai International Airport Closes After Plane Crash-Lands

By Leena ElDeeb

  Departure flights were postponed until further notice in Dubai International Airport  after Emirates Boeing 777, an aircraft from Emirates Airlines, arriving from Thiruvananthapuram in India faced some trouble during its landing process earlier this afternoon, at 12.45pm local time according to Dubai’s official Media Office.     The Guardian reports that the airport was closed to all […]

GUC Student Gets Killed By GUC Bus

GUC Student Gets Killed By GUC Bus

We’ve been putting up with so much tragedy, frustration and things happening in this country, but this is enough. Yesterday, my news feed was flooded with an incident that broke my heart and left me infuriated! A young engineering student studying at the German University in Cairo, Yara Tarek, was killed “by accident” on the […]