Saudi Arabia accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of hypocrisy on Sunday, telling an Arab summit that he should not express support for the Middle East while fuelling instability by supporting Syrian leader Bashar... Sunday, 29 March, 2015 - 15:25
© AFP | Yemenis gather at the scene of a bomb explosion that targeted the house of a member of the Shiite Huthi movement on December 23, 2014 in the capital Sanaa
 
 
 
The Saudi-led campaign targeting Houthis prevented at least two daily flights coming from Iran that were providing military equipment for the militia, Yemen's foreign minister said on Sunday. "The military... Sunday, 29 March, 2015 - 15:22
Arab leaders at a summit in Egypt announced the formation of a unified military force to counter growing security threats from Yemen to Libya, and as regional heavyweights Saudi Arabia and Iran engage in sectarian proxy... Sunday, 29 March, 2015 - 15:04
A ten-year-old boy died in Beheira on Sunday of an electrical shock from a power cable.   The province’s security department said medical checks concluded that the death of Youssef al-Sayyed was caused by... Sunday, 29 March, 2015 - 12:39
© AFP | Yemenis gather at the scene of a bomb explosion that targeted the house of a member of the Shiite Huthi movement on December 23, 2014 in the capital Sanaa
 
 
 

News

Police check bags of people entering a court following a blast in the Heliopolis area in Cairo, June 25, 2014. One person was wounded from the small explosion outside the court on Wednesday, the head of Cairo's bomb disposal unit told Reuters. At least four people were wounded in a series of small explosions in metro stations in Greater Cairo earlier in the day. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
 


 
 

 
The Agouza prosecution ordered the detention on Saturday of three policemen from the Giza traffic department for attacking an armed forces officer and verbally insulting another policeman at a security ambush located near the Ard el-Lewa bridge...

World

More than 70 German women have made their way to ISIS-controlled areas of Syria and Iraq, according to the Federal Office for the Protection of the...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned on Sunday the framework Iranian nuclear agreement being sought by international negotiators,...
China's central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan warned on Sunday that the country needs to be vigilant for signs of deflation and said policymakers...

Economy

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Egypt's market main index EGX30 inched up by 0.12 percent on Sunday's session to record 9,062.99 points on a weak turnover of LE219 million, the Egyptian Exchange data showed. Meanwhile, the broader EGX70 index and the EGX100 index rose by 1...

Culture

The traditional green slime flowed at the Kids' Choice Awards, but it was Angelina Jolie's message of empowerment for youngsters that stuck...
An old photograph, next to a row of shoes hanging on the wall shows a smiling young couple, who seem to be from another era. A young man in his...
A Carabinieri paramilitary policeman stands next to a painting of Luca Carlevarijs (R) and ''Violin e bouteille de bass'' painting of Pablo Picasso during a news conference in Rome
 
Italian police have recovered a painting by Spanish master Pablo Picasso that a retired frame maker in Rome said he had been given nearly 40 years...

Life Style

 The middle class is at the heart of the campaign for Britain's May elections despite an economic recovery under David Cameron's coalition
Whether labelled "Worcester Woman" or "Aldi Mum", the struggling middle class is at the heart of the campaign for Britain's...
 An employee of the CEMOI chocolate factory in Abidjan empties bags of cocoa beans onto a metal grate for cleaning
Ivory Coast reigns as the world's top cocoa producer but it wants to sell more than the beans, turning them into the even more lucrative...
Fireworks on New Year's Eve celebration
In 2015, three months - February, March and November - see their thirteenth day falling on Fridays, a phenomenon that will not reoccur for another...