One person killed and four others injured as blast also inflicts damage to building in centre of Egyptian capital.
A large explosion has been gone off near the Italian Consulate in the Egyptian capital, partially destroying the facade of the building in central Cairo.
Egypt’s state news agency, MENA, quoted a statement by the interior ministry on Saturday, saying the explosive device was planted inside a car.
Medical sources said one person has been killed and four others injured.
No one claimed responsibility for the attack.