Natural gas field in the Mediterranean
Egypt expects to agree a deal to import liquified natural gas from Algeria as early as this week, ministry sources said on Monday, as the country seeks to ease a chronic energy shortage. The agreement for six Algerian... Monday, 29 December, 2014 - 15:38
The Alexandria Administrative Court has banned the celebration of the Abu Hasira festival saying it violates public orders.   “The Jews have not had any particular impact on the Egyptian civilization. They... Monday, 29 December, 2014 - 15:27
(Corrects to show Greste sentenced to seven years in prison, not seven to 10, paragraph 2) Hopes are fading for the release of Australian journalist Peter Greste, who has been in jail in Egypt for a year, after Cairo... Monday, 29 December, 2014 - 15:06
Younes Makhioun the new head of Al-Nour Party Salafi during the second general assembly of the party Azhar Hall in Nasr City, Cairo, 9 January 2013. Nour Party declared the winner Younes Makhyoun, by acclamation, at his election, which took place on Wednesday, succeeding Dr. Emad Abdul Ghafoor, President of the Republic, which adviser broke away from the party with a number of leaders and members of the founding of the nation Salafi party. 
The veterinary committee of the Salafi-oriented Nour Party’s secretariat in Beheira province organized a vet convoy to treat birds and animals of farmers for free, within campaigns launched by the party ahead of... Monday, 29 December, 2014 - 14:50
Natural gas field in the Mediterranean
Younes Makhioun the new head of Al-Nour Party Salafi during the second general assembly of the party Azhar Hall in Nasr City, Cairo, 9 January 2013. Nour Party declared the winner Younes Makhyoun, by acclamation, at his election, which took place on Wednesday, succeeding Dr. Emad Abdul Ghafoor, President of the Republic, which adviser broke away from the party with a number of leaders and members of the founding of the nation Salafi party. 

News

The General Prosecution has directed security authorities in Qalyubiya searcg for the perpetrators behind the armed robbery of a businessman’s private car and the murder of its passengers.   Investigators say the gunmen attacked the car...

World

Bahraini Shias shout slogans during an anti-regime protest in March 2010. A young Bahraini jailed for taking part in anti-government protests last year has died in custody after being taken to hospital for treatment of a hereditary disease, according to the interior ministry.
Dozens of Shiite clerics demonstrated in Bahrain on Monday against the detention of opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman by the Sunni authorities in...
Lebanese soldiers fired into the air to disperse a protest on Monday against security measures near a town close to the Syrian border, a...
Iraqis inspect the remains of destroyed vehicles in the aftermath of at least four car bombs where were set off across the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on 16 August. A spate of bombings and gun attacks that killed at least 53 people in Iraq overshadowed preparations Friday to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan, amid warnings that insurgents could strike again. (AFP Photo/Marwan Ibrahim)
The machine gun poking out from between a framed portrait of a Shi'ite imam and a stuffed toy Minnie Mouse was trained on anyone who...

Economy

The Investment Ministry has urged the Finance Ministry to expedite the release of the executive regulation of a draft law adopted by the presidency that subjects the stock market to transactions to the income tax.   A senior investment ministry...

Culture

The official poster of the film "The Interview"
Sony Pictures said “The Interview” has earned more than $15 million in online sales and another $2.8 million in theatres, an impressive...
Luxor Egyptian and European Film Festival, to be held 24-31 January 2015, will announce the timetable for its events on 11 January, the festival...
Egypt has banned Hollywood's big screen biblical epic "Exodus: Gods and Kings," a 20th Century Fox spokesman said on Friday. The studio...

Life Style

A portrait of the Twitter logo in Ventura, California, 21 December 2013.
Twitter experienced a partial outage, the nature of which was not immediately clear, the company said. "Something is technically wrong,"...
Throughout their one-week trip to Hurghada, two German couples offered care for dozens of stray cats found near from the hotel, located at the...
Wikipedia webpage in use on a laptop computer is seen in this photo illustration taken in Washington
  In this day and age a website is an essential tool for most small businesses and entrepreneurs. It acts as a business card, a promotional...