Last April students at the primary-level of one of Egypt’s public schools were panic-stricken when they saw a snake crawling into their classroom , untill the teacher stomped on it's head killing it; actually it was not the first incident in Ahmed Shawky public language school an old crannied building where many snakes hide in.
 
Last April, primary-level students at an Egyptian state school were panic-stricken when they saw a snake crawling into their classroom. The teacher reacted quickly, stomping on the animal's head and killing it.... Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 - 16:24
Hisham Geneina
Hisham Geneina’s removal by presidential decree from his position as president of the ِCentral Auditing Organization (CAO) in March brought with it a tidal wave of controversy. Geneina was dismissed after... Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 - 16:12
Essam Fayed, minister for agriculture and land reclamation, issued a statement on Wednesday pointing to increases in Egypt's strawberry exports, saying that safety and quality procedures meet international standards... Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 - 12:57
Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy
A group of 300 MPs has submitted a request for the start of non-confidence procedures against Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy, following mounting allegations of his involvement in the wheat corruption scandal and recent... Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 - 12:02
Last April students at the primary-level of one of Egypt’s public schools were panic-stricken when they saw a snake crawling into their classroom , untill the teacher stomped on it's head killing it; actually it was not the first incident in Ahmed Shawky public language school an old crannied building where many snakes hide in.
 
Hisham Geneina
Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy

Egypt

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) announced on Wednesday that the bronze medal for women's weightlifting...
The Coptic Church
A knife-wielding attacker has been shot dead by security guards at the Virgin Mary church in Cairo's eastern suburb of...
A tourist walks past empty sunbeds on a beach in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on November 10, 2015 as tourist numbers dwindle following a suspected bomb attack on a Russian jet (AFP Photo/Mohamed el-Shahed)
The Tourism Promotion Authority has launched a series of artistic events to attract Ukranian tourists to the resort city of...

Middle East/North Africa

At least nine more Turkish tanks entered northern Syria on Thursday as part of an operation aimed at driving Islamic State...
Four of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) vessels "harassed" a U.S. warship on Tuesday near the...
Syrian Kurdish officials attacked Turkey's military intervention in Syria as "a blatant aggression" and warned...

World

Colombia's government and Marxist FARC rebels reached a final peace deal on Wednesday to end a five-decade war which...
Norway is putting up a steel fence at a remote Arctic border post with Russia after an influx of migrants last year,...
At least 73 people have died in an earthquake which devastated a string of small towns in central Italy in the early hours...

Business

Deputy Finance Minister for taxation polices Amr al-Monier 
Egypt's deputy finance minister for taxation polices, Amr al-Monier, has expressed fears that parliament may reduce the...
Opening session of Egypt's House of Representatives in January 10, 2015
A fact-finding commission investigating corruption in Egypt's domestic wheat supplies has delivered its final report to...
Tourists leave after finishing their holidays, at the airport of the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, November 6, 2015.
REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
Egypt has agreed with Russia on a roadmap for the return of Russian flights and tourist services to Egypt, after several...

Science

When the heart stops suddenly, it can sometimes be restarted with an electric shock from an automated external defibrillator...
 AFP/File / by Stephanie Findlay | Tattoo artist Tiplo Tsotetsi puts the final touch to a tattoo representing Nelson Mandela and a bridge, on the upper back of Mpumelelo Masinga, at the Black and White Tattoo studio in Johannesburg, South Africa, on November 27, 2014
While more young men and women are getting inked today than ever, researchers have warned that bacterial infections may...
David Kirsch shares his suggestions for why your workout plan may not be working out for you, and how to get the most out of your fitness regime. — AFP Relaxnews
Celebrity trainer David Kirsch is well-known for his work with A-list models and actresses such as Heidi Klum, Kate Upton,...

Arts

'Following My Intuition' will be British pop artist Craig David's first new album since 2010.
Crooner Craig David is set to drop a new album next month, marking his first full record since Signed Sealed Delivered in...

Actor Robert De Niro talks to reporters and film professionals during "Coffee with..." event during the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, August 13, 2016. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic
 

 
US actor and producer Robert De Niro said on Saturday that U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump should not...
Aiming to promote various forms of expression within the audio medium, journalist-turned-entrepreneur Abdel-Rahman Hussein...

Living

Melbourne, Australia
If there's one thing wrong with living in Melbourne, it's probably the boring inevitability of being named one of...
 
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Hollywood action hero Arnold Schwarzenegger launched a new sports festival in Hong Kong on Friday, telling the stressed-out...
Eating dinner early gives the body a mini fast overnight. – AFP/Relaxnews pic, March 6, 2016
A new large-scale study suggests that eating a diet rich in fruit and vegetables can boost your happiness as well as your...