Communications and Information Technology Minister Khaled Nagm promised the implementation of 4G mobile internet in Egypt by the first quarter of 2016.   The minister said in an interview with "ONTV... Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 14:33
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The top prosecutor in Sudan will try 101 Egyptian fishermen being held by the Sudanese authorities, Thursday, on charges of espionage and violating Sudanese territorial waters, said Sami al-Ghabn, the lawyer of the... Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 13:47
Egypt said that Syria's territorial integrity must be preserved - an apparent sign of its disapproval of Turkey's intervention against militants in Iraq and Syria.   The Foreign Ministry said in a statement... Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 13:06
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Reporters at independent daily Al-Shorouk have threatened an all-out strike starting Sunday if the newspaper's board fails to disburse their delayed salaries by Wednesday.   Board manager Ibrahim al-Moallem has... Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 12:47
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Egypt

The Cabinet has approved the Suez Canal Authority's request for issuing a commemorative coin for the inauguration of the...
The World Bank
Egyptian civil society organizations have urged the World Bank to be more involved with the citizens in its development...
The Egyptian Meteorological Authority is expecting continuously hot weather on Thursday with slight humidity on the North...

Middle East/North Africa

The Saudi capital of Riyadh, photo by AFP/Getty images
A Saudi policeman was killed and two others were wounded in an attack in the Shiite-dominated Qatif area in Eastern Province...
Israel gave final approval on Wednesday for plans to build 300 new homes in a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank,...
An explosives specialist police officer collects samples after a bomb blast in the village of Sitra, south of Manama, Bahrain, July 28, 2015.
Bahraini authorities have arrested several people in connection with Tuesday's deadly bombing and suspect the attack was...

World

The Afghan government is investigating reports that Mullah Omar, leader of the Afghan Taliban, is dead, a spokesman for the...
Migrants desperate to reach England made at least 1,500 attempts to enter the Eurotunnel terminal overnight in the French...
Conflicting statements and denials flew between Athens and Brussels on Tuesday in a war of nerves highlighting the depth of...

Business

Etisalat Egypt
 Abu Dhabi-listed Etisalat reported a 40 percent fall in second-quarter net profit on Tuesday that it blamed on its...
Egypt's central bank is expected to keep interest rates on hold on Thursday with inflation still in double digits,...
Egypt's market closed in the green zone on Tuesday, as the benchmark EGX30 index rose 0.79 percent, recording 7,949.89...

Science

Workers unload oil palm fruits in a state-owned crude palm oil processing unit in North Sumatra May 29, 2012.
 
Despite promises by many big companies that produce, trade and use palm oil to clean up their supply chains, complaints are...






Double-hand transplant recipient eight-year-old Zion Harvey smiles during a news conference Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) in Philadelphia. Surgeons said Harvey of Baltimore who lost his limbs to a serious infection, has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
 






 
An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-...
A boutique cocktail called El Pepino with tequila, cucumber, mint and lime is seen at Contigo restaurant in Austin, Texas September 24, 2012. In Austin, flip-flop-wearing University of Texas students mingle with coat-tie-and-boot-clad state lawmakers and technology workers...
 
A new study of college students finds that some of their “protective strategies” when they plan on drinking are...

Arts

Songstar Hany Shaker
Singer Hany Shaker was elected chairman of the Musicians' Syndicate late Tuesday evening after fierce competition...
US model Cindy Crawford, 49, won't star in the series, despite having become one of the most sought after models in her 1980s and 1990s heyday
 
 
 
Supermodel Cindy Crawford is producing a television series inspired by the wars between top modeling agencies in the 1980s,...






The National Gallery in London's Trafalgar Square is one of the world's most visited art museums (AFP Photo/Justin Tallis)
 






 
London's National Gallery, one of the capital's main visitor attractions, is set to be hit by a new wave of strike...

Living

Giza pyramids and Sphinx
It happens to many travelers. You're going through online hotel reviews and getting mixed signals about a place.  ...
Professional wrestling legend Chris Jericho spoke to Egyptian wrestler Mada Abdel Hamid, after he was excluded from the WWE...
People watch ''World of Color - Celebrate! The Wonderful World of Walt Disney'' during Disneyland Diamond Celebration in Anaheim, California May 22, 2015.
 
The European Union said Tuesday it is probing whether Disneyland Paris is overcharging customers from certain countries in...