Cairo is a proper noun. Cairo is (1) the capital of Egypt and the largest city in Africa; a major port just south of the Nile delta; formerly the home of the Pharaohs, (2) a town at the southern tip of Illinois at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers.
The following articles provide more information about the proper noun Cairo.
Located 15 miles from Cairo, Egypt, the Great Pyramids are among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built nearly 5,000 years ago by thousands of workers over an 80-year period, the mathematical precision used in their construction is astounding.
The following articles provide recent Cairo-related news.
David D. Kirkpatrick was detained at Cairo airport and sent back to London in an escalation of a news media crackdown under President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
Declan Walsh. New York Times. Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 15:29:07 GMT.
CAIRO (REUTERS) - Two policemen were killed and three wounded when an explosive device carried by a militant they were pursuing detonated in the heart of the Egyptian capital on Monday (Feb 18), an interior ministry statement said.
Straits Times. Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 07:42:03 +0800.
The death toll from a late-night suicide blast near Cairo's famed tourist market rose to three on Tuesday after a police officer died of his wounds, Egyptian security officials said.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Monday, 18 Feb 2019 17:56:22 EST.
Occupancy in Cairo and Giza grew 11 percent last year, and resorts in Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh are set for RevPAR growth of 13 percent and 12 percent, respectively.
Jena Tesse Fox. Hotel Management. Wednesday, 06 Feb 2019 19:22:28 +0000.
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday that he told his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi during a trip to Cairo that stability and security could not be separated from human rights.
Reuters. Monday, 28 Jan 2019 13:10:23 -0500.
As Emmanuel Macron heads to Egypt, activists are calling on the French president to address abuses at an Egyptian shipyard building battleships in partnership with a French company. ...
France 24. Friday, 18 Jan 2019 10:44:15 GMT.