Tourists stand near the temple of Parthenon atop the ancient site of the Athens Acropolis on a cold and windy day January 30, 2015. Greece will refuse the planned return of European Union and International Monetary Fund inspectors to the country since the new government rejects the 240-billion-euro bailout programme, a government official told Reuters on Friday.
Four great crises around Europe's fringes threaten to engulf the European Union, potentially setting the ambitious post-war unification project back by decades. The EU's unity, solidarity and international... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 09:32
A ship passes a petro-industrial complex in Kawasaki near Tokyo December 18, 2014.
 
European shares were set for steep falls on Monday, the euro stumbled and yields on weaker euro zone economies' bonds rose after Greece's overwhelming vote against conditions of a rescue package endangered... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 09:23
 Greece's outspoken finance minister resigned on Monday, removing a major obstacle to any last-minute deal to keep Athens in the euro zone after Greeks voted resoundingly to reject the austerity terms of a... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 09:16
The Egyptian security forces arrested on Saturday four employees of the Egyptian Commissioner for Rights and Freedom (ECRF) during conducting a field survey in Khosous neighborhood in Qalyubia province.
 
The Egyptian Commissioner for Rights and Freedom (ECRF) has denounced what it says is its persecution after Egyptian security forces arrested four of its employees on Saturday as they were conducting a field survey... Sunday, 5 July, 2015 - 17:55
Tourists stand near the temple of Parthenon atop the ancient site of the Athens Acropolis on a cold and windy day January 30, 2015. Greece will refuse the planned return of European Union and International Monetary Fund inspectors to the country since the new government rejects the 240-billion-euro bailout programme, a government official told Reuters on Friday.
A ship passes a petro-industrial complex in Kawasaki near Tokyo December 18, 2014.
 
The Egyptian security forces arrested on Saturday four employees of the Egyptian Commissioner for Rights and Freedom (ECRF) during conducting a field survey in Khosous neighborhood in Qalyubia province.
 

Egypt

In accordance with the government’s policy, EgyptAir signed a contract for regular cargo flights to the Chadian...
© AFP/File | A picture shows Egypt?s High Court in downtown Cairo on January 1, 2015, during the hearing of three Al-Jazeera reporters on charges of aiding the Muslim Brotherhood
 
 
 
The Supreme Judicial Council has tasked Ali Omran, the most senior assistant general prosecutor, to temporarily become...
Journalists Syndicate
The Journalists' Syndicate has rejected what it calls new restrictions on the freedom of press added to the recent...

Middle East/North Africa

Air strikes by Saudi-led forces killed 30 civilians in an attack on a market in northern Yemen on Sunday, the Houthi-run...
Iran, the United States and five other major powers are labouring to reach an agreement by Tuesday to restrain the Iranian...
Western intelligence agencies believe Tunisians head the league table of foreign fighters swelling ISIS ranks, and Tunisian...

World

Textiles
Textiles' Syndicate President Abdel Fattah Ibrahim has requested that the government save the industry and find urgent...
Pope Francis makes his first South American trip in two years Sunday, for an eight-day tour of Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay...
Some 5,000 protesters marched night in downtown Guatemala City demanding the resignation of the country's corruption-...

Business

© AFP/File | Emirati men sit under a stock market screen at the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) in Dubai, on January 30, 2011
 
 
 
 Another slide in oil prices and instability in international markets after the "no" vote in Greece's...
The Egyptian government will seek to raise LE262 billion from the sale of domestic debt in the  first quarter of...
cairo stock 
Egypt's market traded sideways on Sunday's session, as the benchmark EGX30 index declined by 1.16 percent, recording...

Science

Asking the top speed of the world's first Arab supercar is beside the point. The 0-60 times, or horsepower, too. Those...
Hawass in Viterbo
The launch of an Italian translation of Zahi Hawass’s book, “The Legend of Tutankhamun”, was celebrated in...
The Twitter logo is seen at the company's headquarters in San Francisco, California 
Twitter is removing the 140 character limit from its "Direct Messages" feature. Users on the social networking...

Arts

By Jessica Berthereau | Buildings stand empty on Cairns Street, part of the Granby Four Streets area in Liverpool, north-west England
 
 
 
In Liverpool's Granby neighborhood, proud residents and a group of architects have brought back to life the area's...
US pop legend Billy Joel performs onstage during the Bonnaroo Music And Arts Festival, in Manchester, Tennessee, on June 14, 2015
 
 
 
US pop legend Billy Joel married longtime girlfriend Alexis Roderick in a surprise wedding Saturday, popping their nuptials...
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's co-founder and chief executive introduces 'Home' a Facebook app suite that integrates with Android during a Facebook press event in Menlo Park, California, 4 April 2013.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg started his book club back in January, setting out to read a book every two weeks and...

Living

By Cecile de Comarmond | Clothes for sale are displayed at Alara, a new retail concept store on Victoria Island in Lagos
 
 
 
Take a sought-after architect, add the king of "new Africa cuisine" and a smattering of famous designers, and you...
A groom puts a wedding ring on his bride's finger during a wedding ceremony at a budget wedding hall at the National Library of Korea in Seoul, South Korea, May 16, 2015.
 
The night before their wedding, Kim Kwang-yoon and Cho Jin-oh were up until 2 am with the bride's mother, setting tables...
A young girl practicing yoga on the beach.
Physical activities including walking, aerobics, cycling, gardening, golfing, running, weight lifting, yoga and Pilates...