The heat wave in Egypt will break on Thursday as temperatures are expected to go down by 8C, according to Waheed Saudi, spokesperson for the Meteorological Authority.   In a phone call with a talk show aired on the... Tuesday, 26 May, 2015 - 11:19
According to the Egypt Demographic Health Survey of 2014, awareness against the practice of female genital mutilation (FGM) has slightly improved among the new generations, one of the severe societal challenges... Tuesday, 26 May, 2015 - 07:03
© AFP/File | Members of a brigade headed by field commander Salah Bogheib and loyal to Khalifa Haftar hold up their guns as they fight alongside Libyan army troops against Islamist gunmen in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on December 17, 2014
 
 
 
 Hundreds of Libyan tribal leaders met in Cairo on Monday with Egyptian authorities hoping to enlist their help in preventing Islamist violence from spilling over their shared border. Islamist militants have... Tuesday, 26 May, 2015 - 01:04
An activist campaign has called for world protests in solidarity with Egyptian political prisoners held since the ouster of former president Mohamed Morsi in 2013.   The Egypt Solidarity campaign has urged for... Monday, 25 May, 2015 - 19:11
© AFP/File | Members of a brigade headed by field commander Salah Bogheib and loyal to Khalifa Haftar hold up their guns as they fight alongside Libyan army troops against Islamist gunmen in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on December 17, 2014
 
 
 

Egypt

A soldier inspects the trunk of a car in the governate of North Sinai, 23 August 2013.
A soldier was killed and an officer and nine citizens were injured in clashes with extremists Monday, during a...
illegal immigration
Five victims were recovered from the Mediterranean on Monday while 20 others were arrested attempting to illegally immigrate...
Younis Makhyoun
Younis Makhyoun, Chairman of the Salafi Nour Party, said police officers who tarnish the image of the Interior Ministry with...

Middle East/North Africa

The trial of Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian on espionage charges opened behind closed doors in Tehran on...
Almost two-thirds of the population of war-torn Yemen have no access to clean water, two months into the Saudi-led air...
Turkey's general election looks likely to push Tayyip Erdogan's dream of an all-powerful presidency further from his...

World

Malaysian police forensic teams, digging with hoes and shovels, began the grim task on Tuesday of exhuming the bodies of...
Boko Haram fighters hacked to death 10 people in a remote village in northeast Nigeria, a local government official told AFP...
Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski conceded defeat to conservative challenger Andrzej Duda (pictured) in Sunday’s...

Business

Russia has offered Egypt a Sukhoi Superjet for its national airline, EgyptAir, an official source at the Civil Aviation...
Egypt's Suez Canal revenues reached US$1.659 billion (LE12.6 billion) during the first four months of 2015, according to...
Abdel Nour with Italian donors
Trade and Industry Minister Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour said Italian donors, which include Italian banks and the Italian Loan...

Science

A employee stands in the Microsoft booth during the 2014 Computex exhibition at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei, 3 June 2014.
Microsoft Outlook is getting an image overhaul, in the form of a design revamp and a range of new features.  The...
salt
"Current salt-loading in Western populations has the potential to drastically affect reproductive health, and warrants...
As scientists discover ways to transfer sensory elements such as sight and sound across bone, converting one to the other in...

Arts

A festival attendee wears body art, a popular fashion statement at Coachella during the second day of the Coachella Music Festival in Indio, California April 11, 2015. 
Among the style statements inspiring Coachella envy across the web this past weekend were some of the particularly amazing...
If its director has his way, a new London-based international dance troupe, specializing in Egyptian and Middle Eastern...
by Fanuel Jongwe | Zimbabwean artist Jonathan Khumbulani Nkala performs in "The Crossing" at Harare International Festival of the Arts
 
 
 
With Zimbabwe?s economy on its knees and life a daily struggle for most people, there is one luxury that many can...

Living

dating/ love
A data breach at a website billed as "the world's largest sex and swinger" community may expose personal and...
Powerwave Battle Roping fitness class at Crunch is seen in this 2013 handout photo in New York.
Battle ropes, the thick and heavy ropes that look as if they could tether a ship to shore, have become go-to fitness tools...
 Striking Renault workers outside the factory in Bursa, Turkey on May 21
French car giant Renault has offered a cash payment to striking workers in western Turkey where a wage dispute has hit the...