A woman protester was shot dead in central Cairo on Saturday, security sources said, one day before the anniversary of the popular revolution that ousted autocrat Hosni Mubarak in 2011. A security crackdown mounted... Saturday, 24 January, 2015 - 22:05
© 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
 
 
 
An Egyptian court ordered a retrial for 37 Muslim Brotherhood members sentenced to death and 115 others sentenced to life in a mass trial last year, judicial sources said on Saturday. The 152 were initially sentenced... Saturday, 24 January, 2015 - 20:15
The Constitution
The Constitution of the 30 June revolution is one year old, as former President Adly Mansour had endorsed it on 18 January 2014 after it was approved in a referendum by a 98.1 percent majority.   The new document,... Saturday, 24 January, 2015 - 19:23
A group of young people performing stretching exercises after sunset.  
With the ushering in of a new year, many people resolve to lose weight, but unfortunately many of those who embark on a diet do not finish it. People in this case need encouragement and help in order to continue life... Saturday, 24 January, 2015 - 16:32
© 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
 
 
 
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A group of young people performing stretching exercises after sunset.  

News

Khaled Aboul Naga
Famous Egyptian actor Khaled Aboul Naga recently commented on the anniversary of the 25 January revolution, predicting more arrests and demonstrations as the country still comes to grip with the politically polarizing day.   “Some will go...

World

Houthi fighters ride in a truck outside a Presidential Guards barracks they took over on a mountain overlooking the Presidential Palace in Sanaa January 20, 2015.
Thousands of Yemenis took to the streets on Saturday in the biggest demonstration yet against the Houthi group that dominates Yemen, two days after...
Boko Haram/AFP/File | A screengrab taken on October 2, 2014 from a video released by the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and obtained by AFP shows group leader Abubakar Shekau
Boko Haram gunmen killed 15 people including a village leader near Maiduguri, the heartland of the Islamist group blamed for thousands of deaths in...
© Al-Furqan Media/AFP/File | Screen grab taken off a video on January 20, 2015 reportedly released by the IS group through Al-Furqan Media allegedly shows Japanese hostages Kenji Goto (L) and Haruna Yukawa (R) with a black-clad militant brandishing a knife
 
 
 
Japan on Saturday vowed to "never give up" its struggle to save two Japanese hostages held captive by Islamic State militants after the...

Economy

The Tourism Ministry decided last Thursday to exempt the Russian tourists from paying the US$25 Egyptian visa in order to promote Russian tourism after being hit by the sharp drop of the Russian Ruble, which fell to 7.9 versus the US Dollar....

Culture

Magda Wassef, head of the Luxor Festival for Egyptian and European Cinema confirmed a large number of films will take part in the festival.  ...
The UAE news agency quoted actor Hassan Yousef as saying that he is playing deposed president Mohamed Morsy in a film titled The President’s...
El Tak3eiba Center's book swap initiative "Change Your Book" is being met with much enthusiasm in Egypt.
Image courtesy of Eltak3eiba Center
The French magazine Books, publishing news and offers on newly issued books, published in January 2015 a list of the bestselling books in Egypt. The...

Life Style

relaxaion and sleeping
With less sleep, normal aging-related structural changes in the brain progress slightly faster in middle-aged and older people, according to a new...
© RR Auction / HO/AFP/File | This handout image obtained January 23, 2015, courtesy of RR Auction shows the first page of a letter written by Lady Lucy Duff-Gordon
 
 
 
An indignant letter from a British aristocrat who survived the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 has sold for $11,875, an auction house in New England...
An undated handout photo of Microsoft's HoloLens, a holographic lens device that allows users to see three-dimensional renderings of computer-generated images. 
  Microsoft will give away its upcoming Windows 10 operating system as a free upgrade to users of the most recent versions of Windows and...