Brotherhood riots
The Suez prosecution referred 38 "Muslim Brotherhood members" to military trial over charges of setting fire to cars belonging to the Suez Oil company in February, a security source said on Friday.   The... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 14:33
Fishing Boats
According to head of the independent fishermen union in Daqahlia, Taha al-Sheraidy, the Sudanese court had adjourned the trial of the 101 Egyptian fishermen, charged with espionage, to Sunday.    The Egyptian... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 13:15
A woman writes on a banner of well wishes for the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 14 March 2014.
Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official and aviation experts said, potentially the biggest breakthrough in the search for... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 11:52
Suspected Jewish attackers torched a Palestinian home in the occupied West Bank on Friday, killing an 18-month-old toddler and seriously injuring three other family members, an act that Israel's prime minister... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 11:45
Brotherhood riots
Fishing Boats
A woman writes on a banner of well wishes for the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 14 March 2014.

Egypt

The discovery of an ancient pillar made for Egyptian King Merneptah has brought about renewed controversy about whether...
Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Ashraf al-Araby
Minister of Planning, Monitoring and Administrative Reform Ashraf al-Araby expects the rate of growth of the Suez Canal...
Oscars statuette
Ahmed Yousry, aged 29, is an Egyptian who specializes in visual effects. He won two Oscars: in 2012 and 2015, for "Hugo...

Middle East/North Africa

The United States and its allies hit Islamic State forces with 41 air strikes in Iraq and Syria on Thursday, concentrating...
© AFP/File | Tunisia has seen an uptick in attacks by armed Islamist groups since the overthrow of longtime dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in 2011
 
 
 
Tunisia has extended its state of emergency for two more months, the presidency said in a statement carried on the state...
An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man lunged into a group of revelers at Jerusalem's annual gay pride parade and stabbed six...

World

Russian President Vladimir Putin is a "tin pot despot" who, with Kremlin "cronies," was behind the 2006...
The American dentist who killed Cecil the lion a month ago in Zimbabwe paid for an illegal hunt and should be extradited to...
Beijing was awarded the 2022 winter Olympics on Friday, beating Kazakhstan's Almaty in an International Olympic...

Business

cairo stock 
Egypt's stock market has witnessed wins of LE9.2 billion this week, as all indexes increased, Egyptian Exchange data...
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Greece's second-largest cement maker Titan posted a 26 percent rise in second-quarter net profit on Thursday, helped by...
Egypt's market closed in the green zone for the third straight session, as the benchmark EGX30 index on Thursday rose 1....

Science

dating/ love
From adulterous middle-aged marrieds to millennials who say only freaks chat up people in bars, millions of Americans are...
Much has been said about spending too much time tinkering with smartphones, but a new study says it leads to greater...
exercise / work out
Thirty minutes three times per week is what's required to maintain your physique. So you're quite the athlete year-...

Arts

Hollywood star Tom Cruise
US actor Tom Cruise has announced that he will return for a sixth instalment of “Mission: Impossible,” in the...
آHollywood star Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson is returning to his Australian roots to direct his first film in a decade, the true story of a conscientious...
The Venice Film Festival revealed a star-studded lineup for its 72nd annual edition on Wednesday with top Hollywood names...

Living

A Union flag flies near Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament in London 24 October 2011.
London tops a new ranking of the best travel destinations in the world put together by US News & World Report...
Sleep 2
Going to bed early and keeping regular sleeping hours can reduce negative thoughts and worries, according to recent research...
An Egyptian man with extraordinary abilities has been performing bold and dangerous shows for foreigners of different...