U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Qatar talks with Arab officials whose countries are wary of the nuclear deal world powers have struck with Iran. Kerry arrived in the Qatari capital on Sunday after... Monday, 3 August, 2015 - 09:56
New Suez Canal
In line with Mohab Mamish, the head of the Suez Canal Authority who said that "Suez Canal is Egypt’s gift to the world," the British newspaper The Independent reported that the Suez Canal remains a... Sunday, 2 August, 2015 - 18:10
 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at dialogue" between Egypt and the United States 
The United States and Egypt are returning to a "stronger base" in bilateral ties despite tensions and human rights concerns, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday after talks with his Egyptian... Sunday, 2 August, 2015 - 16:46
Ahead of the inauguration of the New Suez Canal on Thursday, August 6, many people have noted that the Egyptian flags being flown throughout Cairo's main streets and squares are missing the golden eagle.... Sunday, 2 August, 2015 - 15:37
New Suez Canal
 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at dialogue" between Egypt and the United States 

Egypt

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...
Spoiled Food
In a nationwide inspection campaign of one million factories, hotels, restaurants, supermarkets, cafeterias, schools and...
The administrative court adjourned its decision regarding a request filed by businessman Hesham Talaat Mostafa demanding his...

Middle East/North Africa

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...
The Burj Khalifa (Khalifa Tower) in Dubai.
The United Arab Emirates is to try 41 people on charges of seeking to overthrow the government to set up an Islamic State...

World

 Nigeria's army said late on Sunday that it rescued 178 people held by Islamist militant group Boko Haram in...
Spain could become like Greece if the same austerity policies are imposed on the country, former Greek finance minister...
  The US government has "very recent indications" that "Jihadi John" -- the notorious, English-...

Business

© 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...
cairo stock 
Egypt's market closed in the red zone on Sunday's session, as the benchmark EGX30 index nched down 0.41 percent,...
Mobile phone subscribers May 2015
The number of cell phone subscribers in Egypt inched up 0.3 percent to 96.03 million in May 2015, compared to 95.75 million...

Science

Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty said on Sunday that ancient pottery vessels dating back to the Old and Late Kingdoms...
Zimbabwe's wildlife authorities on Saturday announced restrictions on hunting around the country's biggest game...
 
© AFP / by Céline Serrat | Not so long ago, skeleton staff overwintering at the Ny-Alesund research centre could walk on the Arctic town's frozen bay and race their snow mobiles across its surface
 
 
 
Not so long ago, skeleton staff overwintering at the Ny-Alesund research center could walk on the Arctic town's frozen...

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

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...
This little island in the Orkneys is reachable by the world's shortest scheduled flight: less than two minutes from Kirkwall. Some 90 people call this place home and are fiercely proud of its superb beaches and long history. 
Think Britain is just a small island off the coast of Europe?   Think again.   It's actually a huge number of...