Spokesman of Egypt's Ministry of Health Jaled Migahet confirmed the deceased was 36 years of age, though he refused to comment on the nationality of the victim.
In September 2016, Egypt suspended hot air balloons flights over Luxor due to poor weather conditions that led to the injury of tens of tourists in a balloon crash landings.
A number of officials who have been quoted by Al-Ahram on condition of anonymity said the incident was caused by strong winds that caused the balloon to fall.
About 20 people were on board when the accident occurred on Friday.
Instant talaq bill listed for today in rajya sabha
When the Bill was in the Lok Sabha , most of the leading parties in the Opposition, including Congress, had voted in its favour. Interestingly, NDA ally TDP is also opposed the passing of the bill in its present form, according to sources.
Mega Millions jackpot rises to $343 million
Without a victor , both lottery games have fattened, with top prizes well above $300 million. Eastern Time and Powerball drawings are held Wednesday and Saturday evenings at 10:59 p.m.
India, Pakistan exchange list of prisoners
New Delhi says Mr Jadhav was kidnapped in Iran, where he had legitimate business interests, and brought to Pakistan. India has repeatedly emphasised the need for early release and repatriation of civilian prisoners.
The tourist who was killed is a United States national, though the nationalities of the other tourists injured are still unknown, Al-Ahram reported.
The mishap reportedly occurred at a time when the balloon was flying over the ancient Egyptian city.
This is not the first hot air balloon crash recorded in the city of Luxor in the recent years.
At least 19 tourists were killed in 2013 when the balloon in which they were travelling caught fire in Luxor. Also, balloons are now monitored by 22 cameras during the flight, San Francisco Chronicle reported.
In short, Apple will have more money to potentially invest, and Netflix was marked as the company they are most likely to buy. Acquiring Netflix will help Apple gain a major lead over other major players in the fast-growing streaming service market.
The Pakistan Foreign Office summoned US Ambassador on Monday and lodged its protest against US President Donald Trump . He also repented for financially helping Pakistan with the provision of $33 billion in last decade and half.
Perhaps more importantly, there are reports that Apple is loosening its insistence when it comes to tests of battery health. Soon Apple faced a lot of criticism from several users all around the world and had multiple lawsuits filed against them.
Reports assert that Apple dumped the TouchID sensor in the iPhone X after they neglected to implant it underneath the show. The One Plus 6 will have a fingerprint sensor embedded underneath the display which iPhone tried and failed in iPhone X .
With over 33 million pixels at their disposal, the TV would certainly provide users with plenty of resolution to enjoy. However, to ensure that LG remains ahead in the race, they continue to ramp up their OLED production capacity.
We were lucky against Tottenham and against Newcastle . "But my feeling now is that he's an Arsenal player and he will be". Roy Hodgson's Crystal Palace became only the second Premier League team to hold Manchester City to a draw today.
Also, there was no guarantee that Northwestern wouldn't have marched down the field for a game-winning field goal attempt. No other member of the football team better represents the ideology of giving 100 percent than Stephen Johnson .
There'll be further showers for Friday but the signal for the weekend is for somewhat drier conditions for a time. At 6pm on Tuesday, Met Eireann warned of increasingly strong winds and gusts that are battering the country. .
Customs and Border Protection began the new year with a computer outage that caused long lines at several airports. Agents were still able to process passengers using an alternative system, albeit at a much slower rate.
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Even though some are recyclable, the United Kingdom has just three facilities where the paper and plastic can be separated. They said the disposable cups that majority used actually had a "shockingly low recycling rate" - less than 1 per cent.
Nokia 1 Android Go Telephone Launch Rumoured for March
Benchmark GeekBench, posted the results of testing of the new smartphone Nokia 6 (2018 ), at the moment not yet announced. This time, it is 4GB of RAM that is included in the phone and there will be variants with 32GB and 64GB storage options.
Witherspoon, Rhimes, Streep in anti-harassment group
One of Time's Up major aspects is a legal defense fund for which the organization is now soliciting donations via a GoFundMe. The goal is to provide subsidized legal support to those who have faced harassment or assault in the workplace.
Six-alarm blaze in the Bronx injures at least a dozen
Fire officials say the fire started inside the furniture store on the first floor of the building and quickly spread. " #FDNY members continue to operate on scene this morning of a 7-alarm fire, 1547 Commonwealth Ave #Bronx".
Missing girls from Texas may be in Louisiana
Police are now looking for 7-year-old Luluvioletta Mariposa Bandera-Magret and 14-year-old Lilianais Victoria Cake Griffith. Miles might be in route to Louisiana in a grey 2017 Hyundai Accent with Texas license plate number JGH9845, police said.
Private doctors' strike hits OPDs in Karnataka
The doctors contend that the decision to replace the Medical Council of India with a new body will "cripple" the industry. The advisory has been issued to AIIMS, Safdarjung Hospital and other such central government-run hospitals.
Dense fog engulfs Delhi-NCR, visibility zero
The Air Quality Index (AQI) at Delhi's Shadipur was recorded at 332, and Siri Fort at 388 - both in the "hazardous" category. Flights were stopped from taking off between 11 p.m. and 12 a.m.as visibility was nil.
Buhari To Address Nigerians Jan 1
Last Friday, Mr Buhari announced the appointment of 1,467 board chairmen and members of some agencies and parastatals. He added: "However, complaint arose from some governors who felt they were not carried along in the process".
Vikings win, likely end tenure of Bears' Fox
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that Fox is expected to be fired following the season finale in Minnesota on Sunday. The Vikings beat Dallas at home and then lost at New Orleans in overtime of the NFC Championship Game.