Tunisian associations staged a protest on Friday outside the Egyptian embassy in Tunisia to condemn the referral of former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi and other Muslim Brotherhood members to Mufti to decide on... Saturday, 30 May, 2015 - 13:17
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Senior informed sources have revealed that the state budget for the fiscal year 2015/16 has yet to be finalized, as the budget deficit is not yet settled.   Egypt's government, along with the Cabinet, are... Saturday, 30 May, 2015 - 13:08
Hunger-striking detainee Mohamed Soltan - Photo from 'Freedom for the Brave" Facebook page.
 


 
 

 
An Egyptian-American jailed in Egypt for nearly two years for involvement in the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood has been released and is headed for the United States, his family said on Saturday. Mohamed Soltan was among... Saturday, 30 May, 2015 - 12:44
Multi-vehicle crash in Egypt
 At least 16 people were killed, including some military conscripts, in a multi-vehicle crash south of Cairo late on Friday, health ministry officials said. Health ministry spokesman Dr. Hossam Abdel Ghaffar told... Saturday, 30 May, 2015 - 07:43
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Hunger-striking detainee Mohamed Soltan - Photo from 'Freedom for the Brave" Facebook page.
 


 
 

 
Multi-vehicle crash in Egypt

Egypt

© AFP/File | Portraits of the victims of the Port Said Stadium are seen as Supporters of Egypt's Al-Ahly football club gather in Mokhtar El-Tetsh Stadium in Cairo, on February 1, 2014, to mark the second anniversary of the deadly riot
 
 
 
The Port Said Criminal Court decided on Saturday to postpone the verdict against 73 suspects, in the lawsuit known as the...
The Cairo Court of Urgent Matters has decided to postpone the verdict which charges Qatar and Turkey with supporting...
Nice weather is expected to prevail on Sunday along the northern coasts, compared to moderate weather on the Delta and in...

Middle East/North Africa

A series of barrel bombs dropped from Syrian regime helicopters killed at least 45 civilians and wounded dozens Saturday in...
The Islamic State jihadist group has seized control of the airport in the city of Sirte after forces of a Tripoli-based...
Insurgents who captured the last government-held town in Syria's Idlib province celebrated inside on Friday and made...

World

Nigeria's military on Saturday repelled a Boko Haram attack on the key northeast city of Maiduguri that saw rocket-...
The accused mastermind behind the Silk Road underground website was sentenced on Friday to life in prison for orchestrating...
Gunmen disguised as members of the Pakistani security forces killed at least 20 passengers late on Friday after forcing them...

Business

Investment Minister Ashraf Salman
Investment Minister Ashraf Salman said the Cabinet has started negotiations with the Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait to...
Egypt's Investment Minister Ashraf Salman (Photo: Reuters)
Investment Minister Ashraf Salman has announced that the ministery is conducting a clearing and settlement with stock market...
Switzerland-based supply chain solutions provider Panalpina will acquire its Egyptian agent Afifi, a highly respected family...

Science

Air purifier
 
 
People with heart conditions may benefit from using indoor air purifiers, suggests a small study from China. While the study...
© AFP/File / by Wissam Keyrouz | Falling oil prices hinder global efforts to develop renewable energy sources, experts warned on January 17 at a conference in Abu Dhabi
 
 
 
The home solar project will install approximately 3,600 solar energy units in four governorates, namely Aswan, Luxor, Qena...
nano gold particles cancer treatment 
New data to be released this weekend should help deepen the understanding of how broadly new drugs that unleash the body...

Arts

James Bond legend Roger Moore, British actor Idris Elba
James Bond legend Roger Moore insisted Saturday he had said nothing racist about fellow British actor Idris Elba -- tipped...
Musician Ed Sheeran poses with his wax figure at Madame Tussauds museum in the Manhattan borough of New York May 28, 2015. 
 
After six Grammy nominations, several hit songs and numerous sold-out concerts, singer Ed Sheeran donated a few hours to...
A pile of books
"The Girl on the Train" ousted James Patterson's "14th Deadly Sin" from the No. 1 spot on the U.S....

Living

Bali, Indonesia
PROVIDENCIALES, TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS MAUI, HAWAII ROATÁN, HONDURAS SANTORINI, GREECE KO TAO, THAILAND MADEIRA,...
Cairo's Merryland Park pictured in July 1963.
It was a symbol of a more liberal Egypt where young Muslims and Christians mingled under its leafy canopies, bands played...
Social Solidarity Minister Ghada Wali honored young Abdel Rahman Omran on Thursday, nicknamed the "Genius of the South...