Armed militiamen loyal to Yemen's fugitive President Hadi
Hundreds of Gulf Arab troops from the Saudi-led coalition fighting Iran-backed rebels in Yemen have entered the southern port of Aden, a military source told AFP on Monday. The source said the troops arrived in Yemen... Monday, 3 August, 2015 - 14:27
Egypt and Russia are expected to sign a nuclear cooperation agreement by the end of this week, daily newspaper Al Borsa quoted unidentified sources as saying.   Under the agreement, ROSATOM, Russia’s national... Monday, 3 August, 2015 - 12:58
© AFP/File | A picture shows Egypt?s High Court in downtown Cairo on January 1, 2015, during the hearing of three Al-Jazeera reporters on charges of aiding the Muslim Brotherhood
 
 
 
The Partners for Transparency (PFT) foundation has issued a monthly report on corruption in state institutions and, for the month of July, 2015, it has identified 71 corruption cases.   The report mentioned the... Monday, 3 August, 2015 - 12:11
Two people, including a four-year old girl, were killed in an armed attack on a police officer's private car Monday.   Armed assailants attacked Sherif Samy al-Nashar's car, a police officer with the... Monday, 3 August, 2015 - 11:27
Armed militiamen loyal to Yemen's fugitive President Hadi
© AFP/File | A picture shows Egypt?s High Court in downtown Cairo on January 1, 2015, during the hearing of three Al-Jazeera reporters on charges of aiding the Muslim Brotherhood
 
 
 

Egypt

Bakery owners storm supply ministry
The Supply and Internal Trade Ministry has decided to allocate five new plots of land for investment in Upper Egypt,...
Minister of Agriculture Salah Hilal
The economic affairs sector affiliated to the Agriculture Ministry, as well as other related research centers, are preparing...
Minister of Manpower and Immigration Nahed al-Ashry
The Manpower and Immigration Ministry announced on Sunday that the number of Egyptian migrants dating back from 1993 to...

Middle East/North Africa

Syrian rebels backed by the United States will now have air cover if they come under attack after President Barack Obama...
A teenage girl stabbed along with five other people at a Jerusalem Gay Pride march by a suspect identified as an...
A Human Rights Watch report expressed doubt, on Sunday, about the Israeli army's story of the death of Palestinian...

World

Photo by Amnesty International showing increase in number of victims as result of illegal immigration
A 27-year-old Moroccan man suffocated to death while trying to illegally enter Spain hidden inside a suitcase in the trunk...
Barnacles encrusted on a piece of plane debris that washed up on the French island of Reunion might help unravel the mystery...
 Nigeria's army said late on Sunday that it rescued 178 people held by Islamist militant group Boko Haram in...

Business

Pipes are seen at Dominion's Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant on Maryland's Chesapeake Bay in this picture taken February 5, 2014. Dominion D.N, an American energy company long focused on U.S. markets, hopes to begin an expansion worth billions of dollars at its Cove Point complex on Chesapeake Bay later this year. REUTERS/Tim Gardner
 


 
 

 
 Norway-based BW Gas will provide Egypt with a liquefied natural gas (LNG) floating import terminal under a five-year...
© AFP/File | Emirati men sit under a stock market screen at the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) in Dubai, on January 30, 2011
 
 
 
Gulf stock markets may remain under selling pressure on Monday after oil hit fresh multi-month lows. Saudi Arabia's...
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Egypt's market closed in the red zone on Sunday's session, as the benchmark EGX30 index nched down 0.41 percent,...

Science

A photo of Cecil the Zimbabwean lion, who was killed by an American dentist causing international outrage, is projected on the Empire State Building in the 'Projecting Change on the Empire State Building' project in New York on August 1, 2015
 
 
A giant photo of the beloved Zimbabwean lion killed by an American trophy hunter was among images projected Saturday onto...
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb inaugurated a zoological museum at the Giza zoo on Monday, the first and largest zoological...
New cancer drug cocktails set to reach the market in the next few years will test the limits of premium pricing for life-...

Arts

Iraqi Ahmad al-Basheer
Defying death threats, an Iraqi television comedian is fighting Daesh group with biting satire aimed at lifting...
US rapper Snoop Dogg performs on stage in Uppsala, Sweden on July 25, 2015
Italian police stopped American rapper Snoop Dogg at Lamezia Terme airport on Saturday for trying to board a plane with over...
by Benjamin Yeh | Chinese tourists visiting the late nationalist leader Chiang Kai-shek park in northern Taoyuan
 
 
 
One has been beheaded, others defaced. Some are dressed in costumes by pranksters. Statues of Taiwan's former ruler...

Living

The abandoned baby was taken to hospital in the capital but did not appear to have any physical disabilities, according to a report in the Beijing Times
 
 
 
A newborn baby girl was abandoned in a Beijing public toilet and fell head-first down the pipe, reports said Monday, after...
Duolingo​ a language learning platform in the world, has launched  an English course for Arabic speakers ON 26 July 2015.  
Every Arabic speaker in the world will now be able to learn English for free since language learning platform Duolingo...
 by Ailéen Kimutai | Picture released by Aegis Trust on July 14, 2015 shows former New York marathon champion Tegla Loroupe (C) handing out a trophy and 'Walk-for-Peace' merchandise to a participant
 
 
 
John Kelai became a runner to escape a hard and dangerous life in northern Kenya, where three of his uncles were killed in...