Israeli security forces survey the scene of an attack by militants near the southern Israeli village of Kadesh Barnea, along Israel's border with Egypt's Sinai desert, 18 June 2012.
Three IDF soldiers were wounded by gunfire from militants at Jabal Kharif near the Israeli-Egyptian borders on Wednesday, while four attackers were killed by Israeli fires, according to Israel Radio.   The station... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 15:01
The Health Ministry will keep the agreements secret with the US company producing Sovaldi, which cures Hepatitis C virus, said Mohamed Ezz al-Arab, head of National Liver Institute’s neoplasm unit.   Ezz al-... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 12:51
The Ministry of Endowments reopened on Tuesday Al-Fatah mosque in central Cairo after a year of closure following the security breakup of a sit-in by supporters of former president Mohamed Morsy inside it on August 2013... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 10:28
Egypt's Prime Minister urged the country's citizens not to expect instant results from large-scale infrastructure projects the government has embarked on to create jobs and strengthen the economy. Ibrahim... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 10:10
Israeli security forces survey the scene of an attack by militants near the southern Israeli village of Kadesh Barnea, along Israel's border with Egypt's Sinai desert, 18 June 2012.

News

Cairo Criminal Court sentenced 26 suspects on Wednesday to prison in the case known as ‘Nasr City terrorist cell.’   Some of the defendants were sentenced to life, while others were sentenced to seven years of hard labor in...

World

A man looks at a vehicle belonging to the Iraqi security forces in the Anbar province town of Hit, 6 October 2014.
Coalition air strikes killed around 25 Islamic State fighters on Wednesday near the northern Iraqi city of Baiji, residents told Reuters.   They...
A Saudi court has sentenced 13 suspected members of an al Qaeda cell - 11 Saudis, a Qatari and an Afghan citizen - to up to 30 years in prison for...
Iranian women
Weddings in Iran have long been an over-the-top affair with families spending thousands of dollars to celebrate a union. But now some couples are...

Economy

The Egyptian stock exchange rose for a third session on Wednesday, pushed by Moody's report concerning the change of five Egyptian banks’ outlook from negative to stable.   The main benchmark EGX30 jumped 2.07 percent recording 8,811....

Culture

A story-telling performance entitled 'There You Go Man' will be held on 24 October on the stage of Rawabet theatre in Downtown, organized by...
Luxor African Film Festival (LAFF) administration has decided to name the fourth session of the festival after the deceased actor Khaled Saleh....
Cairo International Film Festival for Children
The 22nd Cairo International Film Festival for Children will take place from 26 March - 2 April, 2015. The festival’s administration committee...