Protest at the Lawyers Syndicate on Apr. 14, 2016 against the transfer of the Red Sea islands Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia.
The Cairo Court of Urgent Matters decided on Thursday to suspend the administrative judiciary's ruling on the invalidity of the Tiran and Sanafir islands transfer agreement, according to lawyer Khaled Ali. The... Thursday, 29 September, 2016 - 15:23
Mahmoud al-Bary, 21, and Dina Tarek, 20, refused to accept that their love was impossible, as society viewed it. Theirs is a story of two people who have decided to share their lives as a couple, despite their learning... Thursday, 29 September, 2016 - 14:10
Human Rights Watch has called on the Interior Ministry to end violations committed against prisoners in Al-Aqrab maximum security prison, allow visits and ensure regular access to doctors and medical treatment. In a... Thursday, 29 September, 2016 - 13:31
Sharm el-Sheikh airport
Passenger flights between Frankfurt and Sharm el-Sheikh will be resumed starting October, said Yasser Jaheen, deputy director of Sharm el-Sheikh Airport, on Wednesday.   Flights are to resume at a rate of one per... Thursday, 29 September, 2016 - 13:05
Protest at the Lawyers Syndicate on Apr. 14, 2016 against the transfer of the Red Sea islands Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia.
Sharm el-Sheikh airport

Egypt

An Egyptian couple has tied the knot underwater, conducting their marriage ceremony surrounded by colorful fish at Dahab in...
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has approved a legal amendment that will raise fees for Egyptians seeking government...
Nineteen people have been arrested in Alexandria for verbal harassment of female school students, Major General Sherif abdel...

Middle East/North Africa

Ali al-Saadi, AFP file photo | US soldiers stand guard at the Taji base complex which hosts Iraqi and US troops, 30 kilometres north of Baghdad.
The United States will send around 600 new troops to Iraq to assist local forces in the battle to retake Mosul from Islamic...
A concrete wall being built to stop illegal crossings along the length of Turkey's 900-km (560-mile) border with Syria...
U.S. President Barack Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Israeli President Shimon Peres in the East Room of the White House in Washington, June 13, 2012.
Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres, a joint winner of the 1994 Nobel Peace Prize and an influential...

World

Train crash in New Jersey.
At least one person was killed and more than 100 injured, some critically, when a commuter train plowed into Hoboken station...
U.S. President Barack Obama (R) meets with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington September 4, 2015.
REUTERS/GARY CAMERON
Congress on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected President Barack Obama's veto of legislation allowing relatives of the...
Pippa Middleton, younger sister of Britain's Duchess of Cambridge
Pippa Middleton, younger sister of Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, won a court injunction on Wednesday banning...

Business

 
Dunkin' Donuts
Dunkin' Brands Group Inc (DNKN.O) said its donut chain, Dunkin' Donuts, will partner with Coca-Cola Co (KO.N) to...
Dozens of white taxi drivers protest against security failure, Egyptian Museum, Tahrir Square, Cairo, 15 November, 2011. Drivers said they suffer thuggery and car robbery.
The ride-hailing company Careem has launched its own "White Taxi" service as an extra option for clients wishing...
Tourists at an Egyptian resort
The marketing company GWT has launched a new campaign to attract tourists to Egypt, focusing attention on 12 foreign...

Science

Karim Al-Bana rides a bike. 
In the midst of Cairo’s unbearable traffic and heat, a young man with KarmSolar, a solar technology and integration...
The World Health Organisation (WHO) headquarters are pictured in Geneva April 27, 2009.
Over 43,000 Egyptians died from diseases related to air pollution in 2012, a report issued by the World Health Organization...
A Whatsapp App logo is seen behind a Samsung Galaxy S4 phone that is logged on to Facebook in the central Bosnian town of Zenica, 20 February 2014. 
German data protection authorities on Tuesday said they had blocked Facebook from collecting subscriber data from its...

Arts

Singer Katy Perry
Madonna is re-inventing what it means to be nakedly political in an eyebrow-raising post to her social media accounts...
According to Rose, a major female model could take home up to £40,000 (approximately $50,780) in catwalk fees for an important show, compared to an average fee of £10,000 (approximately $12,950) for a man. - File Photo
The gender pay gap continues to fuel widespread political debate, but this week the attention is focused on the fashion...
Egyptian actress Sherihan has signed a contract with producer Medhat al-Adl and screenplay writer Gamal al-Adl for a TV...

Living

Bangkok's back!   The Thai capital has bounced to the top of an annual list of the world's most popular travel...
It's the annual announcement every nervous flier awaits with interest: AirlineRatings.com's safest airline award....

Those used to sedentary lifestyles are better off picking endurance-based activities, such as cycling, Nordic walking, dance or aqua cycling. -Filepix
 

 
Awareness Month kicks off in October to raise awareness about the disease, its signs, symptoms, screening and diagnosis....