Justice Minister Mahfouz Saber met with European Union Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis on Tuesday, 21 October 2014. Justice ministry handout
The image "western media organisations" reflect regarding death sentences issued in Egypt is "false", the justice minister told European Union Special Representative for Human Rights on Tuesday.... Tuesday, 21 October, 2014 - 20:19
Egypt will introduce two new cash benefits early next year as part of government efforts to minimize the impact of subsidy cuts on the poor, a government minister said.   President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi’s... Tuesday, 21 October, 2014 - 20:13
“My position vis-a-vis the current regime is clearly known as was my position vis-a-vis all regimes.” With this statement responded Hamdeen Sabbahi to a report published in Al-Masry Al-Youm about a meeting... Tuesday, 21 October, 2014 - 15:14
The Alexandria Court of Urgent Matters on Tuesday set 25 November to issue its verdict on a lawsuit filed by Tarek Mahmoud, the secretary general of the coalition supporting the ‘Long live Egypt’ fund,... Tuesday, 21 October, 2014 - 14:53
Justice Minister Mahfouz Saber met with European Union Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis on Tuesday, 21 October 2014. Justice ministry handout

News

The Meteorological Authority experts expected Wednesday mild weather temperatures during the day and relatively cold at night.    Low and medium clouds will show on the northwestern coast and mist will affect visibility on parts of the...

World

President Omar Hassan al-Bashir addresses a crowd in North Khartoum, 8 June 2013.
Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has been chosen as the ruling party's candidate in presidential elections scheduled for April 2015, a...
A black flag belonging to the Islamic State is seen in the Syrian town of Kobani, as pictured from the Turkish-Syrian border near the southeastern town of Suruc, 9 October 2014.
Islamic State won territory from Syrian government forces in the eastern city of Deir al-Zor on Tuesday, its first gain there in about two months, a...
A Palestinian boy plays near the ruins of his family's house that witnesses said was destroyed by Israeli shelling during the most recent conflict between Israel and Hamas, in the east of Gaza City, 21 October 2014.
The first torrential downpour of an approaching winter has already soaked the Gaza Strip, compounding the misery of thousands of Palestinians who...

Economy

A general view of the stormy sky in Cairo, Egypt, 13 December 2013.
The Egyptian Minister of Finance Hany Qadry Dimian on Tuesday said he considered the rise in the country's credit rating by Moody's evidence of the governmental reform plan success but it is not enough to express the positive developments...

Culture

Cairo International Film Festival for Children
The 22nd Cairo International Film Festival for Children will take place from 26 March - 2 April, 2015. The festival’s administration committee...
The ‘Love Culture’ project is holding an exhibition of works of graffiti titled ‘Without Barriers,’ depicting issues of love...
Amr El-Zant
There was a story about the city where what mattered most was the human crisis, disregarding the danger that threatened the structure. It was the...