Army deplys in North Sinai
Unknown armed assailants kidnapped on Sunday a young man in North Sinai who belongs to one of the tribes south of Sheikh Zuweid, a police source said. The source accused the Sinai-based militant group Ansar Bayt al-... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 16:07
Hisham Barakat
Witnesses have told prosecution services that police forces were behind the shooting of a socialist activist during a limited, symbolic march in Downtown Cairo on Saturday as the Interior Ministry denied the accusations... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 16:04
Security forces guarding Tahrir Sqaure and its surrounding area arrested 12 alleged Muslim Brotherhood members, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday afternoon in a statement. According to the ministry, security forces... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 16:02
 protests on the fourth anniversary of the 25 January revolution 
The death toll rose to five people on Sunday as protests erupted in some areas in Egypt commemorating the 2011 uprising against former leader Hosni Mubarak, the Health Ministry announced Sunday.   "Two... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 15:22
Army deplys in North Sinai
Hisham Barakat
 protests on the fourth anniversary of the 25 January revolution 

News

April 6 Youth Movement announced it would stage protests on the fourth anniversary of the 25 January revolution in Cairo and other governorates. The youth movement called on revolutionary forces to commemorate the day on the condition they not raise...

World

© Al-Furqan Media/AFP/File | Screen grab taken off a video on January 20, 2015 reportedly released by the IS group through Al-Furqan Media allegedly shows Japanese hostages Kenji Goto (L) and Haruna Yukawa (R) with a black-clad militant brandishing a knife
 
 
 
- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday called the killing of a Japanese captive by Islamic State militants "outrageous" and...
© AFP | Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro demonstrate in front of riot police in Caracas on January 24, 2015
 
 
 
Demonstrators against Venezuela's economic crisis -- facing sky-high inflation and shortages of food and consumer goods -- took to the streets in...
© AFP/File / by Marthe Bosuandole | Protesters run after soldiers opened fire to disperse a crowd on January 20, 2015 in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
 
 
 
Clashes between Democratic Republic of Congo police and political protestors that left some 40 people dead last week also revealed the level of...

Economy

The Tourism Ministry decided last Thursday to exempt the Russian tourists from paying the US$25 Egyptian visa in order to promote Russian tourism after being hit by the sharp drop of the Russian Ruble, which fell to 7.9 versus the US Dollar....

Culture

 
Actress Sienna Miller, director Clint Eastwood and actor Bradley Cooper arrive for the premiere of the film ''American Sniper'' in New York, December 15, 2014.
 
An Arab-American civil rights organization has asked "American Sniper" director Clint Eastwood and actor Bradley Cooper to denounce hateful...
Magda Wassef, head of the Luxor Festival for Egyptian and European Cinema confirmed a large number of films will take part in the festival.  ...
The UAE news agency quoted actor Hassan Yousef as saying that he is playing deposed president Mohamed Morsy in a film titled The President’s...

Life Style

Sleeping
  The ability to remember locations and directions may suffer when deep sleep is disrupted by breathing difficulties, a new study suggests....
relaxaion and sleeping
With less sleep, normal aging-related structural changes in the brain progress slightly faster in middle-aged and older people, according to a new...
© RR Auction / HO/AFP/File | This handout image obtained January 23, 2015, courtesy of RR Auction shows the first page of a letter written by Lady Lucy Duff-Gordon
 
 
 
An indignant letter from a British aristocrat who survived the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 has sold for $11,875, an auction house in New England...