Grand mufti of Egypt Shawky Allam
Egypt's top Islamic cleric on Tuesday backed the arrest of more than 500 supporters of the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood following clashes over the weekend on the anniversary of the country's 2011 uprising.... Wednesday, 28 January, 2015 - 08:46
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Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh al-Damaty transferred the director of restoration at the Egyptian Museum, Ilham Abdel Rahman, to the Royal Coaches Museum in Bulaq against the backdrop of the botched restoration of the... Tuesday, 27 January, 2015 - 18:58
Police arrest protester after clashes on the 4th anniversasry of the 25 January 2011 uprising
A human rights organization has demanded security authorities to release the whereabouts of several protesters arrested in Downtown Cairo during demonstrations commemorating the fourth anniversary of the 2011 uprising... Tuesday, 27 January, 2015 - 18:49
Three people killed on Tuesday an Egyptian doctor in the Yemeni governorate of Aden before fleeing the scene. A security source said the three armed men opened fire on Mohamed Mansour El-Sayyed following a quarrel with... Tuesday, 27 January, 2015 - 18:02
Grand mufti of Egypt Shawky Allam
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Police arrest protester after clashes on the 4th anniversasry of the 25 January 2011 uprising

News

The Administrative Court of the State Council decided to postpone the ruling in a lawsuit demanding the cancelation of the law demarcating constituencies for being unconstitutional to 3 February.    Chairman of Forsan Misr Party (Egypt...

World

A customer uses a petrol nozzle to fill up his tank in a gas station in Nice August 27, 2012.
 
Oil prices fell in Asia Wednesday as dealers await the outcome of a US Federal Reserve meeting and the release of a US supply report expected to show...
 man walks past screens displaying a television news programme showing an image of Kenji Goto, one of two Japanese citizens taken captive by Islamic State militants, on a street in Tokyo January 25, 2015.
The mother of Islamic State captive Kenji Goto appealed for his life on Wednesday after a new video appeared to show the Japanese journalist...
3 OF 5. Lebanon's Hezbollah members raise their fists and rifles while carrying the coffin of Jihad Moughniyah during his funeral in Beirut's suburbs January 19, 2015. 
Israeli aircraft struck Syrian army artillery positions early on Wednesday, the military said, in retaliation for rockets launched at the Israel...

Economy

Egypt’s businessmen union held a meeting Monday which discussed the consequences of the falling exchange rates of Russian, Ukrainian and Belarusian currencies on Egyptian tourism and exports.   Ahmed Balbaa, head of the tourism committee...

Culture

Artifacts illegally unearthed in Alexandria
An independent campaign has unveiled a “terrifying” surge in illegal excavations by citizens in the slums of the coastal province of...
Anna al-Khamesi 
Anna al-Khamesi won the first prize of the Mahmoud Amin al-Alem short story contest, which was held at the Afaq Ishtirakiya Center, for her story...
The second season of the popular TV series “Saraya Abdeen” (Abdeen Palace) has moved to Alexandria on Tuesday to shoot their...

Life Style

A cat drinks from a walkway in a flooded neighborhood in central Bangkok, 23 October 2011. 
All the cats of downtown know Ragaa Abdel Qadir. She loves them. She has been living among them for more than 25 years and considers them as her...
Women in poor countries lose out on $9 trillion a year - more than the combined gross domestic products of Britain, France and Germany...
No-smoking sign
Imperial Tobacco Group, the world's third largest cigarette maker, is moving into caffeine as more people kick the deadly smoking habit,...