Marzouki in Morocco
Former Tunisian President Mohamed Moncef Marzouki has attacked President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, saying Sisi will not succeed in forcing the Egyptian people to obey him.   Talking to the Al-Karama Human Rights Forum... Tuesday, 4 August, 2015 - 15:41
German ambassador to Egypt Hansjorg Haber meeting with journalists
Germany has said that the Muslim Brotherhood has become in a state of "obscurity" since the assassination of Egypt's top prosecutor late June.   Outgoing Hansjorg Haber told reporters at the embassy... Tuesday, 4 August, 2015 - 15:11
Abrams tank turrets
According to the US Embassy in Cairo, the United States has delivered to Egypt five turrets for Abrams M1A1 tanks on July 31, two days before the strategic talks that were held between Egypt and the United States.... Tuesday, 4 August, 2015 - 14:27
Three unknown gunmen wounded two members of the Salafi-oriented Nour Party in Giza early Tuesday.   The pair was leaving a mosque in the Kerdasa suburb before they were shot by the attackers, sustaining injuries in... Tuesday, 4 August, 2015 - 14:04
Marzouki in Morocco
German ambassador to Egypt Hansjorg Haber meeting with journalists
Abrams tank turrets

Egypt

The pilgrimage
The Endowments Ministry has warned pilgrims against talking politics during Islam's holiest ritual which begins late...
Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Hossam Moghazy said President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has assigned the government...
The Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London
The Chevening scholarship is now available for Egyptian applicants until November 3, the United Kingdom's embassy in...

Middle East/North Africa

Gazans keep searching for missing relatives after war
More than one year after Israel pulverized the besieged Gaza Strip, the pain is not over for the Omran family who are ...
Britain will extend its air campaign in Iraq against Islamic State militants by a year, Defense Secretary Michael Fallon...
Fighters loyal to Yemen's exiled president Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, bolstered by Gulf Arab support, seized the country...

World

Asylum seekers from various countries wait to be registered inside a hall, used by German police as a makeshift reception centre for migrants, in Passau, Germany July 29, 2015.
REUTERS/MICHAELA REHLE
The number of immigrants living in Germany rose by 3.7 percent last year to a record high of 11 million and a...
Turkey's nationalist opposition MHP would support a minority government formed by the ruling AK Party if it agreed to...
Puerto Rico has defaulted on debt by paying only a fraction of what was due August 1, showing the depth of the island's...

Business

cairo stock 
Egypt's market closed in the green zone on Tuesday's session, as the benchmark EGX30 index increased 1.17 percent,...
dollar vs Egyptian pound
Egypt's central bank kept the Egyptian pound steady at 7.73 per dollar at a foreign exchange auction on Tuesday after a...
National Bank of Egypt will postpone a new bond issuance and repay $600 million of earlier bonds on Wednesday, its chief...

Science

The Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London
The Chevening scholarship is now available for Egyptian applicants until November 3, the United Kingdom's embassy in...
Egypt ranks first in number of scientists with 86,000 around the world, according to a report released by HRDO center for...
 by Cecile de Comarmond | A piece by late Nigerian sculptor Ben Enwonwu is displayed during an exhibition of African art by Bonhams in Lagos on April 22, 2015
 
 
 
Heart attacks seem to have a bigger effect on life expectancy for women and African Americans than for white men, a new...

Arts

An Egyptian old man reading a newspaper in Al-Hussein neighborhood while Eiffel Tower standing glaouriously in the background.
An online campaign entitled ‘What If’ has recently been launched by Egyptian graphic designer Amr Eid in an...
One Direction band
Best-selling boy band One Direction released a surprise first single as a foursome on Friday, two days after former member...
YouTube beauty hit Nikkie Tutorials caused an online sensation with her video "The Power of MAKEUP!" - 2015 INSTAGRAM
FROM perfect surf to rolling vineyards and some of the hottest nightspots in the US, California has it all. If you're...

Living

The Manhattan skyline may soon be altered by a new generation of New York skyscrapers. 
Super tall, super skinny and super expensive: a new generation of New York skyscrapers, some taller than the Empire State...
Junk food
Preschoolers who are extremely picky eaters may also be more prone to mental health problems, a study suggests.  ...
Lemurs are feed by a caretaker at Antananarivo's Tsimbazaza Zoo Madagascar, in this December 5, 2006 file photo.
 
Perched on the muddy bank of a river meandering through rolling green hills, the Lemurs' Park near Madagascar's...