Foreign exchange traders working on Egypt's black market said the price of the US dollar jumped to more than LE13 just hours after President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's speech in Alexandria on Monday. Four traders... Wednesday, 28 September, 2016 - 14:36
A humpback whale has been sighted in the Red Sead off the town of Qusair as it traveled north on its migration route in search of food at this time of year..   The whale was sighted by a diver from a diving center... Wednesday, 28 September, 2016 - 13:34
Thirty-three bodies were recovered on Tuesday as a wreck of boat that sank off Egypt last week with hundreds of migrants aboard was lifted from the depths, raising the confirmed death toll to 202, a local official said... Wednesday, 28 September, 2016 - 10:17
AFP | Lufthansa aircraft at the Franz-Josef-Strauss-Airport in Munich, southern Germany, on September 10, 2014
The German airline Lufthansa is mulling several alternatives to overcome the crisis of its financial dues in Egypt, including a possible halt on the sale of tickets in Egyptian pounds or using credit cards. The airline... Tuesday, 27 September, 2016 - 14:11
AFP | Lufthansa aircraft at the Franz-Josef-Strauss-Airport in Munich, southern Germany, on September 10, 2014

Egypt

A taxi driver and three policemen were shot dead by gunmen on Wednesday in Arish, North Sinai, in what appears to be the...
Three-years-old kid Ziad Hassan Qenawy charged with theft and resisting arrest with his lawyer Mahmoud al-Shennawy 
New Cairo Misdemeanors Court on Tuesday cleared a three-year-old child from charges of theft and resisting arrest. The court...
Large crowds gathered in front of the Social Solidarity offices in several Minya villages on Tuesday, as hundreds of...

Middle East/North Africa

A concrete wall being built to stop illegal crossings along the length of Turkey's 900-km (560-mile) border with Syria...
U.S. President Barack Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Israeli President Shimon Peres in the East Room of the White House in Washington, June 13, 2012.
Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres, a joint winner of the 1994 Nobel Peace Prize and an influential...
Last week's dismissal of Iraqi Finance Minister Hoshiyar Zebari, the latest convulsion in Baghdad's increasingly...

World

A suspected U.S. drone strike against Islamic State in Afghanistan killed 18 people on Wednesday, most of them militants but...
Rebel forces in South Sudan said government troops attacked their garrison in a town in the north on Tuesday, and they...
Republican candidate Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton went head to head on Monday evening in their first...

Business

Dozens of white taxi drivers protest against security failure, Egyptian Museum, Tahrir Square, Cairo, 15 November, 2011. Drivers said they suffer thuggery and car robbery.
The ride-hailing company Careem has launched its own "White Taxi" service as an extra option for clients wishing...
Tourists at an Egyptian resort
The marketing company GWT has launched a new campaign to attract tourists to Egypt, focusing attention on 12 foreign...
Crude futures fell further on Tuesday as optimism faded for an output-limiting deal during an oil producer meeting in...

Science

The World Health Organisation (WHO) headquarters are pictured in Geneva April 27, 2009.
Over 43,000 Egyptians died from diseases related to air pollution in 2012, a report issued by the World Health Organization...
A Whatsapp App logo is seen behind a Samsung Galaxy S4 phone that is logged on to Facebook in the central Bosnian town of Zenica, 20 February 2014. 
German data protection authorities on Tuesday said they had blocked Facebook from collecting subscriber data from its...
Watch out for any unusual breathing difficulties or shortness of breath. Pix sawaddee3002 / Istock.com
Some heart attack symptoms can be more vague and subtle in women than they are in men. Often mistaken for anxiety attacks,...

Arts

Fifty Shades of Grey movie
It used to be that sex and offensive language were the most frequently cited reasons for attempts to remove books from...
Guinness World Records listed Egyptian pop singer Amr Diab as the top Arab multi-international award winning musician and...
Singer Beyonce
Music stars Beyonce and Justin Bieber lead the nominations for this year's MTV Europe Music Awards, earning five nods...

Living

It's the annual announcement every nervous flier awaits with interest: AirlineRatings.com's safest airline award....

Those used to sedentary lifestyles are better off picking endurance-based activities, such as cycling, Nordic walking, dance or aqua cycling. -Filepix
 

 
Awareness Month kicks off in October to raise awareness about the disease, its signs, symptoms, screening and diagnosis....
pregnancy
For women with a history of miscarriage, experiencing nausea and vomiting during subsequent pregnancy attempts is linked to...