Egyptian prime minister Ibrahim Mahlab.
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab said that more than 2,000 leading and giant economic companies and institutions will participate in Egypt Economic Development Conference (EEDC) due to be hosted by Egypt in Sharm El-... Saturday, 28 February, 2015 - 18:01
A protester holds up black flag with statement reads
A Cairo misdemeanour court sentenced on Saturday 168 defendants to two years in prison for taking part in protests against an anti-Islamic film in September 2012. The defendants were charged with assembly, "... Saturday, 28 February, 2015 - 17:40
Palestinian faction Hamas's logo
An Egyptian court listed the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organization, Egyptian state television said on Saturday.   Hamas is an offshoot of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood which the authorities have also... Saturday, 28 February, 2015 - 14:58
The Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie and his deputy Khairat al-Shater in an MB Guidence Bureau meeting
The Cairo Criminal Court sentenced 13 Muslim Brotherhood leaders to life in prison, as well as the execution of four lower-profile members, on Saturday, for inciting violence during clashes outside the group’... Saturday, 28 February, 2015 - 13:37
Egyptian prime minister Ibrahim Mahlab.
A protester holds up black flag with statement reads
Palestinian faction Hamas's logo
The Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie and his deputy Khairat al-Shater in an MB Guidence Bureau meeting

News

ONTV presenter Lilian Daoud
A columnist has fiercely attacked Lebanese media presenter Lilian Daoud, who had criticized a jail term issued against pro-democracy activists, labelling her as a “rabbi”, and calling on her deportation from Egypt.   “As if...

World

Ukraine's military said on Saturday there had been a significant decrease in attacks by pro-Russian separatists in the east overnight, but said...
Syrian government forces have taken control of villages in southern Syria, state media said on Saturday, as part of a campaign they started this...
Al-Qaeda's Syria affiliate on Saturday drove US-backed rebels out of a strategic northern military base in fierce fighting that left dozens dead...

Economy

cairo stock 
Egypt's market main index EGX30  incurred losses 5.2 percent  in February, and market capital lost LE15.6 billion ( US$2.04 billion)  to hit LE511.56 billion, the Egyptian Exchange data showed. Meanwhile, the small and mid-cap...

Culture

The Minya Governorate will declare new archaeological findings in the province on Sunday as part of a tourism conference extending from Sunday to...
Revolutions of the Hungry
The General Authority for Cultural Palaces has published a book titled “Revolutions of the Hungry”, a sociological reading of revolutions...
Mohamed Mounir
Mohamed Mounir’s “Masr Qariba” (Egypt is Near) was the most tweeted hashtag on Twitter in the early hours of Friday morning....

Life Style

Zamalek Market's entrance space decorated with flower pots by night.
Tucked away in a corner on a quiet street, Zamalek Market is the latest arrival to the cozy neighborhood bringing on a healthy lifestyle tweak with...
Japan, a major economic power, seems to be a pioneer in everything, including food. In Japan, you can now find foods and beverages that are not...
 U.N. convoy of soldiers passes a screen displaying a message on Ebola on a street in Abidjan August 14, 2014.
A drug derived from a Chinese medicinal herb is showing promise for combating Ebola infection, effectively imprisoning the virus inside cells so it...