Who's fighting human trafficking? U.S. releases rankings
 
Cuba, Kenya and Saudi Arabia are doing better at fighting human trafficking. Egypt, Ghana and Bulgaria are doing worse. That's according to the latest annual report from the U.S. State Department, which rates 188... Tuesday, 28 July, 2015 - 09:16
Security officers arrest Ahmed Abdel Rahman during akn anti-government protest outside the Shura Council
Rights advocates have recounted further alleged cases of detainees torture, with violations amounting to denial of medication.   Several allegations of prison torture have been reported since the ouster of former... Monday, 27 July, 2015 - 16:42
 Morsi appeared in court on Sunday in a red prison uniform
The Cairo Criminal Court on Monday postponed to the first of October the trial of former president Mohamed Morsi and 24 others over charges of insulting the judiciary.   Along with Morsy, defendants include several... Monday, 27 July, 2015 - 16:21
A fourth child died at the Beni Suef Fever Hospital on Monday after she was given a rehydration solution that caused her to have an acute intestinal infection, according to the child's family.   Rahma Ali was... Monday, 27 July, 2015 - 14:50
Who's fighting human trafficking? U.S. releases rankings
 
Security officers arrest Ahmed Abdel Rahman during akn anti-government protest outside the Shura Council
 Morsi appeared in court on Sunday in a red prison uniform

Egypt

Transport Minister Hani Dahy
Transport Minister Hany Dahy signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Egyptian National Railways and the...
Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour
A delegation from Russia’s trade and industry ministry has begun a four-day visit to Egypt to select the location of a...
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The Association for the Development and Enhancement of Women (ADEW) has launched a campaign against a law that regulates the...

Middle East/North Africa

US President Barack Obama on Monday said he was yet to hear a strong factual argument against a nuclear deal with Iran and...
Ankara is concerned that the success in northern Syria of the Kurdish YPG militia, which has pushed back Islamic State with...
Arab foreign and defense ministers will meet in Cairo late August to discuss the proposed formation of a joint Arab force,...

World

  Chinese shares slid more than 8 percent on Monday as an unprecedented government rescue plan to prop up valuations...
As officials from Greece's institutional creditors arrive in Athens on Monday, there is concern that the pace of...






An advertisement in Washington DC protests the passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (AFP Photo/Brendan Smialowski)





 







 


 
With the end game in sight to what could be the world's most ambitious trade deal, critics fear a controversial...

Business

The total assets of insurance companies surged to LE58.81 billion during the first quarter of 2015, up 11 percent from LE52....
The annual report of the Egyptian Businessmen's Association has revealed that the total size of investments by the...
Egypt's market closed in the red zone for a second session in a row, as the benchmark EGX30 index on Monday fell 1.46...

Science

Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty announced that a US-Egyptian joint mission has discovered three antique panels...
Activists have circlated images of an archaeological pillar belonging to King Merneptah, the fourth ruler of the 19th...
Bangladesh has only about 100 tigers living in the world's largest mangrove forest, far fewer of the endangered animals...

Arts

Giza pyramids is on fire, part of an online artistic campaign 'My Name is Gaza. Do you see me!!' by Palestinian artist Jihad Abdul Haq
An online, artistic campaign named ‘My Name is Gaza. Do You See Me!!’ has been launched by Palestinian graphic...
Author Bahaa Taher Wahet al-Ghorub's novel, "The Sunset Oasis", which obtained the Booker Prize in 2008 will...
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston, died on Sunday at the age of 22, some six months after...

Living

Topkapi Palace, Istanbul
Quick, imagine a castle: it probably looks a lot like Germany's Neuschwanstein Castle, the turreted inspiration for Walt...
Bali, Indonesia
The bustling metropolis of Seoul, South Korea has topped a new survey ranking the luxury travel destinations that attract...
Hot-air balloons fly near Chambley-Bussieres, eastern France, on July 26, 2015, marking the first day of the "Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons
Four hundred and thirty-three hot air balloons lifted off from an air base in eastern France on Sunday and soared straight...