The chairman of EgyptAir, Safwat Mesallam, has declared that the fleet of EgyptAir airlines, EgyptAir Express and EgyptAir Cargo reached the highest aviation safety rates with a 0.42 Ratio.   A press release... Sunday, 26 March, 2017 - 16:34
An Egyptian court sentenced 56 people to prison on Sunday over the capsizing of a migrant boat that left over 200 people dead last year.   The defendants were sentenced to at least seven years in jail, judicial... Sunday, 26 March, 2017 - 14:37
Head of Journalist's syndicate Yehia Qalash during Wednesday's protests against the Interior Ministry.
The Journalists Syndicate held on Sunday an urgent meeting to mull the trade union and legal measures that should be taken after issuance of the suspended one-year sentence against former Syndicate Chief Yehia Qallash;... Sunday, 26 March, 2017 - 13:29
Luxor Airport
The Supreme Administrative Court rejected on Saturday the challenge filed against Interior Minister Magdy Abdel Ghaffar from a British national over being denied access to Egypt to sojourn in Luxor. The court said that... Sunday, 26 March, 2017 - 12:13
Head of Journalist's syndicate Yehia Qalash during Wednesday's protests against the Interior Ministry.
Luxor Airport

Egypt

BP has made a gas discovery in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in Egypt's East Nile Delta, its third in the block...
Mild weather is expected to prevail on Monday on northern coasts, turning cold overnight, the meteorologists said....
child rape
  Daqahliya prosecution remanded a suspect into custody for four days pending investigation on Saturday over kidnapping...

Middle East/North Africa

Iran denied on Saturday US accusations that its fast-attack boats were "harassing" warships at the mouth of the...
At least 16 people were killed overnight in air strikes on a prison in the rebel-held city of Idlib in northwest Syria, the...
Russia said on Friday that six of its soldiers had been killed after successfully repelling an assault on a military...

World

Carrie Lam (2nd L) smiles as officials count votes during the election for Hong Kong's next Chief Executive in Hong Kong, China, March 26, 2017 (Bobby Yip / Reuters).
A Beijing-backed civil servant, Carrie Lam, was chosen to be Hong Kong's next leader on Sunday amid accusations that...
French anti-terrorism judges have charged two men suspected of involvement in supplying a weapon to the gunman killed at...
(from L to R) Malta's Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, European Council President Donald Tusk, Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel and Italy's Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni pose for a picture outside the city hall 'Campidoglio' (Capitoline Hill) as EU leaders arrive for a meeting on the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, in Rome, Italy March 25, 2017 (Tony Gentil / Reuters).
Leaders of the European Union met in Rome on Saturday to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the bloc's founding treaty...

Business

US shale producers are drilling at the highest rate in 18 months but have left a record number of wells unfinished in the...
Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) Governor Tarek Amer
Tarek Amer, Central Bank of Egypt's governor, said in remarks to Al-Arabiya news website that he did not resign from his...
The Official Gazette published on Thursday a presidential decree, No 38 for the year 2016, approving a loan from Kuwait to...

Science

A self-driven Volvo SUV owned and operated by Uber Technologies Inc. is flipped on its side after a collision in Tempe, Arizona, U.S. on March 24, 2017. Courtesy Fresco News / Mark Beach / Handout via Reuters. 
Uber Technologies Inc suspended its pilot program for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent...
Apple's latest iPad – replacing the iPad Air 2 – is a relatively inexpensive 9.7in tablet that bridges the...
In this March 16, 2017, file photo, Barry Cadden arrives at the federal courthouse in Boston. A verdict has been reached Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in the case. Cadden, president of New England Compounding Center, faces multiple counts in a fungal meningitis outbreak from tainted steroids manufactured by the pharmacy, which killed dozens and sickened hundreds of people in 2012. (AP Photo / Steven Senne, File).
The former head of a Massachusetts pharmacy was acquitted Wednesday of murder allegations but convicted of racketeering and...

Arts

Robert Pattinson has a role in Amazon jungle adventure ‘Lost City of Z’. ― AFP pic
 
 
Robert Pattinson has teamed up with fashion giant Karl Lagerfeld on a brand new campaign for Dior Homme.    The...
British actress Emma Thompson says President Donald Trump once called her out of the blue years ago and asked her for a date...
"Beauty and the Beast" live-action movie
It is the fairy tale that is dominating the box office—and the beauty industry. We take a look at some of the most...

Living

People exercise beside the Chao Phraya river in Bangkok 24 September 2014.
A new study has found Parkinson’s patients who do 2.5 hours, or 150 minutes, of exercise a week can slow down the...
Couples/ marriage/ partners
The other day, I was idling in traffic when I happened to glance in my rear view mirror. Although I couldn’t hear...
Are you the type of traveller who can rhyme off the era and style of the buildings you see? Who makes a game out of matching...