The Antiquities Ministry said the head was found in the Temple of Kom Ombo during work to protect the site from groundwater. It said archaeologists have also unearthed artefacts belonging to a shrine for the god Osiris-Ptah-Neb inside the ancient temple of Karnak in the city of Luxor.
In this Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 file photo, Meral Aksener, a former Turkish interior minister and deputy parliament speaker, addresses her party's first meeting in Ankara, Turkey. Turkey's weak opposition is scrambling to try and mount a strong challenge against strongman Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with just nine weeks to prepare for snap elections, scheduled for June 24, 2018.
A suicide bomber struck a voter registration center in the Afghan capital on Sunday, killing at least 31 people, officials said. Public Health Ministry spokesman Wahid Majro said another 54 people were wounded in Sunday's attack, updating an earlier toll.
Rescuers search for missing boaters on the Taohua River in Guilin in southern China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Saturday, April 21, 2018. Chinese state media said that several people have died and others are missing after two dragon boats capsized in southern China, causing dozens of people to fall into the water.
The world's oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died. Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed.
Jeremy Corbyn is accusing Theresa May of being personally responsible for the Windrush generation controversy by setting a deliberately unreachable bar with her "hostile environment" immigration policies. Mr Corbyn is set to tell the Llandudno gathering on Sunday: "This week, something rotten at the heart of Government has come to the surface.
Syrian government forces oversee the evacuation by bus of rebels and their family from the towns of Ruhaiba Chemical weapons inspectors have collected samples from Syria's Douma, two weeks after a suspected gas attack prompted retaliatory strikes by Western powers on the Syrian government's chemical facilities. The site visit, confirmed by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons , would allow the agency to proceed with an independent investigation to determine what chemicals, if any, were used in the April 7 attack that medical workers said killed more than 40 people.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have joined the Australian Prime Minister at a London reception ahead of the Invictus Games in Sydney later this year.
The 51-year-old former barrister, from Swansea, made the announcement at the Welsh Labour conference in Llandudno on Saturday. Earlier, Swansea East MP Carolyn Harris had won the election to become Mr Jones' deputy within the Welsh Labour party.
They came a day after a police officer, a protester and a pro-government activist became the first confirmed casualties of the violence. Two university student protesters have been killed in Nicaragua in clashes over a social security reform pushed by President Daniel Ortega's government, according to independent media reports.
India's government on Saturday prescribed the death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12 to help combat an increase in violent crime against women.
Police have released CCTV footage of three raiders who threatened a shop worker with wine bottles and a pair of scissors. A staff member behind the counter was threatened with two bottles of wine and a pair of scissors that had been taken from a shelf.
People in South Korean capital Seoul watch a TV showing a file footage of North Korea's missile launch The UK has cautiously welcomed the announcement that North Korea is to put a halt to its nuclear testing programme. In a statement responding to developments overnight, the Foreign Office said it hoped Kim Jong Un's announcement indicated a willingness to negotiate with world leaders.
Shaggy, Sting, Sir Tom Jones, Craig David and Kylie Minogue are among the artists who will take to the stage at the Royal Albert Hall in central London. The Queen and members of the royal family will be guests of honour at the celebration, which is being billed as The Queen's Birthday Party.
Gunfire from Israeli soldiers across a border fence killed four Palestinians, including a 15-year-old boy, and wounded more than 150 others, health officials said, as several thousand people in blockaded Gaza staged a fourth round of weekly protests on the border with Israel. Huge black plumes of smoke from burning tires engulfed the border area Friday.
In this Aug. 30, 2013 file photo, Swedish DJ-producer, Avicii poses for a portrait, in New York. Swedish-born Avicii, whose name is Tim Bergling, was found dead, Friday April 20, 2018, in Muscat, Oman.
Publicist Diana Baron said in a statement that the 28-year-old DJ, born Tim Bergling, was in Muscat, Oman. "The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their need for privacy in this difficult time," the statement said.