Russian transport minister said that it is "premature" to talk about resumption of flights to Egypt, Russian private news agency Interfax reported on Friday. Minister Maksim Sokolov said that reports about... Friday, 30 September, 2016 - 16:45
On Saturday, the Egyptian government backed down from it's zero-tolerance policy on the presence of ergot fungus in imported wheat shipments. The policy had been adopted and abandoned several times in the past year... Friday, 30 September, 2016 - 10:00
Police convoys and security patrols, crowds of angry people and fires blazing. This was the scene on Monday in the village of Kafr Hemeid, Ayat, Giza governorate, after the mauling to death of a little girl by an... Friday, 30 September, 2016 - 10:00
Central Security Forces
A senior assistant to Egypt's top prosecutor survived an assassination attempt when a car bomb exploded in an eastern suburb of Cairo as his motorcade was passing by on Thursday evening, an interior ministry... Friday, 30 September, 2016 - 00:13
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Egypt

A court in Cyprus on Friday ordered the extradition of an Egyptian who hijacked an aircraft with a fake explosive belt,...
Egypt witnessed its highest devorce rate in two decades during 2015, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and...
Egypt gave the green light on Thursday for Interpol and the European Union to drop charges against Hussein Salem, a...

Middle East/North Africa

United Nations (United States) (AFP) - The United Nations aid chief warned Thursday that Aleppo faces a humanitarian...
Turkish police raided the country's biggest prison and courthouse on Friday after arrest warrants were issued for 162...
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shook hands and exchanged brief words at...

World

When comparing yourself to world leaders or historical figures, there are perhaps less controversial choices than Adolf...
US presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton
U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said on Thursday that Republican opponent Donald Trump may have...
Saudi Arabia on Thursday warned of "disastrous consequences" from a United States law allowing 9/11 victims to sue...

Business

Euro, Hong Kong dollar, U.S. dollar, Japanese yen, British pound and Chinese 100-yuan banknotes are seen in a picture illustration, in Beijing, China, January 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
The euro dropped to a two-month low against the safe-haven Swiss franc and lost ground broadly on Friday, as concerns about...
© AFP/File | Africa's largest oil producer Nigeria has announced a cut in petrol prices, a month before the country votes in presidential and parliamentary elections
 
 
 
Oil prices dropped on Friday as investors took profits following a seven-percent rise in the last two sessions, amid doubts...
 
Dunkin' Donuts
Dunkin' Brands Group Inc (DNKN.O) said its donut chain, Dunkin' Donuts, will partner with Coca-Cola Co (KO.N) to...

Science

Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, calling for...
Karim Al-Bana rides a bike. 
In the midst of Cairo’s unbearable traffic and heat, a young man with KarmSolar, a solar technology and integration...
The World Health Organisation (WHO) headquarters are pictured in Geneva April 27, 2009.
Over 43,000 Egyptians died from diseases related to air pollution in 2012, a report issued by the World Health Organization...

Arts

Actor Nate Parker attends the premiere of 'The Birth of a Nation' in Hollywood, California September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn
Nate Parker, director and star of the new slavery drama "The Birth of a Nation," said he would not apologize over...
Two paintings by Vincent Van Gogh stolen in a 2002 heist in the Netherlands have been found, 14 years on, after a "...
Cairo is a big city packed with things to do. Most residents could think of at least 10 activities to recommend to a visitor...

Living

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