Egyptian president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi Visisting France.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has highlighted Egypt's right to the Nile water.   During a meeting Thursday at the Presidential Palace with members of the Ethiopian People’s Diplomatic Delegation, which... Friday, 19 December, 2014 - 09:47
Nader Bakkar, responsible for the Nour Party media affairs, criticized the government on Thursday for what he accused of hastily issuing the electoral constituencies law.    “They did not wait for the... Thursday, 18 December, 2014 - 18:07
Chancellor Omar Marwan, Secretary-General of the June 30  fact-finding committee
Approximately 12,800 people were arrested in the aftermath of the 30 June protest that toppled Muslim Brotherhood President Mohamed Morsy, said Chancellor Omar Marwan, secretary general of the 30 June fact-finding... Thursday, 18 December, 2014 - 17:19
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The Interior Ministry announced Thursday eligibility requirements for the recently-designated job of security assistant, initially referred to by media as "community police."   President Abdel... Thursday, 18 December, 2014 - 16:26
Egyptian president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi Visisting France.
Chancellor Omar Marwan, Secretary-General of the June 30  fact-finding committee
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News

Tunisian presidential candidate Beji Caid Essebsi
Tunisian presidential candidate Beji Caid Essebsi is competing in a runoff with Interim President Moncef Marzouki, to take place on 21 December.   The second round of follows November's elections where Essebsi lead by a small margin and...

World

Health workers in protective gear stand at the entrance of the Ebola treatment unit of the John F. Kennedy Medical Center in the Liberian capital Monrovia on October 13, 2014
German doctors on Friday gave details of how an experimental drug together with advanced intensive care helped save a Ugandan physician who had been...
European Council President Donald Tusk addresses a news conference following a European Union leaders summit in Brussels December 18, 2014.
European Union leaders warned Moscow they were ready exercise their combined muscle over the long haul in a confrontation with an economically...
Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan
 President Tayyip Erdogan's tightening grip on power is likely to meet little more than symbolic resistance from the West next year, as...

Economy

Egyptian shares have recovered during Thursday's session part of their large losses from the previous two days, following the Arab markets rebound, dealers said.   The EGX30 Index soared 3.39 percent to record 8,399.89 points. Meanwhile,...

Culture

Singer Hamza Namira
Hamza Namira’s recently launched album "Esmaani" [Listen to Me] scored more than six million views on YouTube, whos popularity has...
AFP/File / by Myriam Chaplain Riou | French writer Michel Houellebeck poses on November 5, 2014 during his photo exhibition "Before Landing" at the Pavillon Carre de Baudouin in Paris
His new book has not even been released but Michel Houellebecq -- one of France's most provocative and widely translated writers -- is already...
How many times have you reminisced about your boyhood and found yourself smiling when you remembered the day you cried when the ice cream slipped...

Life Style

A woman lies in the grass reading a book and listening to music at Columbia University in New York, April 14, 2014.
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The White House on Friday released a draft of its plan to rate U.S. colleges and tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to pull...
Dog skin produced by Chinese factories is used to make gloves, shoes and other products destined for export, footage provided to Reuters by an animal...
© AFP/File | A homeless woman sleeps at the Termini train station in Rome. Pope Francis is sending sleeping bags out to homeless people in the Italian capital this winter
 
 
 
Pope Francis marked his 78th birthday by ordering the distribution of hundreds of sleeping bags to homeless people in Rome, Vatican officials said...