The alliance leading protests condemning the ouster of former president Mohamed Morsy has called upon supporters to go on a partial strike on 30 June, which marks demonstrations the coalition led last year.   In a... Saturday, 23 August, 2014 - 13:31
Police forces break up Rabaa al-Adaweya sit-in on 14 August 2013
Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) criticised on Friday the Human Rights Watch (HRW) report on the dispersal of Rabaa and Nahda sit-ins, describing it as "low in professionalism" and "... Saturday, 23 August, 2014 - 11:30
The death toll has risen from 33 to 44 in the fatal collision which took place on Friday between two tour buses on the Sharm al-Sheikh-El-Tor road. South Sinai prosecutors had decided to remand the two drivers pending... Saturday, 23 August, 2014 - 11:19
Families of martyrs weeping in courtroom during the trial of 75 defendants in the Port Said Stadium violence case, Port Said Criminal Court at the Police Academy, Cairo, April 17,2012. Port Said Criminal Court decided to adjourn the trial to 5 May.
The Ismailia Criminal Court starts on Saturday the retrial of 73 defendants accused of killing 72 al-Ahly Club fans in Port Said Stadium in February 2012 after a premier league match turned violent in the worst... Saturday, 23 August, 2014 - 11:10
Police forces break up Rabaa al-Adaweya sit-in on 14 August 2013
Families of martyrs weeping in courtroom during the trial of 75 defendants in the Port Said Stadium violence case, Port Said Criminal Court at the Police Academy, Cairo, April 17,2012. Port Said Criminal Court decided to adjourn the trial to 5 May.

News

One woman was killed in the Cairo neighborhood of Ain Shams on Friday as a protest supporting ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsy turned violent.   Hisham Abdel Hameed, the Forensics Authority spokesman, told Aswat Masriya the female victim...

World

A Palestinian man holding a Palestinian national flag argues with an Israeli policewoman, during a protest against the Israeli offensive in Gaza, in the West Bank city of Hebron, 22 August 2014.
Israeli aircraft bombed the Gaza Strip on Saturday and Palestinian militants fired rockets at the Jewish state, the military said, with no end in...
Demonstrators shout 'Hands up, don't shoot,' while protesting the killing of unarmed black teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri 20 August 2014.
US Attorney General Eric Holder met with community members in Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday and vowed a thorough civil rights probe into the fatal...
 A protester kicks a tear gas canister back towards police after protests in reaction to the shooting of Michael Brown turned violent near Ferguson, Missouri August 17, 2014.
Police said Wednesday they had arrested 47 people during a night of protests in Ferguson, the Missouri town rocked by violence over the police...

Economy

Stock market indexes declined on Monday amid sales by institutions and foreign funds after gains that were achieved over the past few days. The capital market lost around LE3 billion, reaching LE516.7 billion. The main EGX30 declined by 1.35 percent...

Culture

The Egyptian embassy in Berlin will restore on Friday samples of a cartouche of King Cheops, which were stolen by German researches a year ago from...
The earliest evidence of mummification in Egypt suggests that the practice of wrapping bodies to preserve them after death began around 1,000 years...
The civil aviation ministry and the tourism authority, in collaboration with Italian Embassy in Egypt, will organize a ceremony in commemoration of...