A tourist sees a Pharaonic sarcophagus at the Sohag National Museum, Egypt, on Saturday. Reuters
Egypt started the first-ever restoration work on a gold-covered sarcophagus of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun, ahead of the country's new museum opening next year, the antiquities minister said Sunday.
At the yard of the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) near the Great Pyramids of Giza, Egypt celebrated on Saturday in an open-air ceremony setting a new Guinness World Record.
A set of new collection presentations at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met), NYC, USA, is currently examining aspects of cultural inter-connectedness at three prominent locations within the museum.
A minor accident involving several vehicles took place near Al Khan crossing near Al Qasba in Sharjah on Sunday morning.
More than a thousand people attended a prayer at Besakih Hindu temple in the town of Karangasem, expressing gratitude for the handling of the new coronavirus on the island and seeking blessings for the start of a "new normal".
In a statement, the Ministry affirmed its aim to expand the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.