The headquarters of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood
Gamal Abdel Sattar, a Muslim Brotherhood preacher, said that former International Cooperation Minister Amr Derag was deported to Turkey five days ago, while Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi, who has the Qatari nationality, will... Sunday, 14 September, 2014 - 14:00
Islamic cleric Yusuf al-Qaradawi has rejected the US war against the Islamic State terror organization, despite Qardawi's rejection of its thoughts and means. “I totally disagree with the thoughts and means of... Sunday, 14 September, 2014 - 10:56
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday received Argentinian Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman in Cairo. Timerman praised the Egyptian efforts on the Gaza ceasefire and said it was necessary to... Sunday, 14 September, 2014 - 10:03
Cairo Criminal Court, held at the Police Academy, postponed on Sunday, the trial of toppled president Mohamed Morsy and another 34 Muslim Brotherhood leaders over espionage charges to 20 September and allowed the... Sunday, 14 September, 2014 - 09:38
The headquarters of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood

News

Irrigation Minister Hossam Maghazy said Egypt is considering a study prepared by specialists to connect part of the Congo River to the Nile, adding that the ministry formed a committee to discuss the technical details of the proposal.  The...

World

Volunteers, who have joined the Iraqi army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants from the radical Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) who have taken over Mosul and other northern provinces, prepare to board a bus in Baghdad, 20 June 2014.
Islamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year, and British...
The European Union flag flies amongst European Union member countries' national flags in front of the European Parliament on 12 October 2012 in Strasbourg, eastern France.
European leaders spoke early on Thursday and agreed to push ahead with a package of sanctions against Russia by the end of the week, due to its...
A member of Iran's delegation speaks to Iran's President Hassan Rouhani (R) before a news conference in New York 27 September 2013.
Iran said world powers should abandon their "illogical demands" over its nuclear program, ahead of talks on Thursday to try to bridge wide...

Economy

Egypt's trade balance deficit declined by 63.5 percent in June 2014 compared to the same period last year, according to the monthly bulletin for foreign trade issued by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) on Sunday...

Culture

Ahmed Mutawa, director of the Archaeological Sites Development Department, said all museums will be for free on World Tourism Day on 27 September in...
“Don’t Sign” by Ahmed A. Fotoh is a four-minute short screened at the Alexandria Film festival 2012. Equally emotive and didactic, the film is about a man making the right choice between corruption and his compassion for the martyrs of Egypt’s uprising. 
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour will open on Wednesday the Alexandria Film Festival at Bibliotheca Alexandrina. The festival is organized by the...
Mohamed Naguib was the first president of Egypt after it became a republic. He was born in Khartoum, Sudan, on 7 July 1902 to an Egyptian father and...