gas field in the Mediterranean off Egypt
Italy's Eni is open to selling a stake in its "supergiant" Zohr gas field discovery off of Egypt, its chief executive said, as the state-controlled energy company looks for funds to bankroll development... Tuesday, 1 September, 2015 - 11:37
One of the most culturally significant pieces of architecture in the world has been destroyed, the United Nations said on Monday.   The UN training and research agency released satellite images and analysis that... Tuesday, 1 September, 2015 - 11:22
Pipes are seen at Dominion's Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant on Maryland's Chesapeake Bay in this picture taken February 5, 2014. Dominion D.N, an American energy company long focused on U.S. markets, hopes to begin an expansion worth billions of dollars at its Cove Point complex on Chesapeake Bay later this year. REUTERS/Tim Gardner
 


 
 

 
Egypt's historic gas discovery threatens to sink Israel's fledgling gas export bonanza, which was counting on deals with Cairo to get it off the ground. Italian oil company Eni stunned markets on Sunday after... Monday, 31 August, 2015 - 21:56
An Iraqi boy reacts over the coffin of his father, who was killed during battles agains ISIS
The Islamic State group strung up four Iraqi Shiite fighters with chains and burned them alive, according to footage posted online, the latest gruesome execution video from the jihadists. The victims -- identified as... Monday, 31 August, 2015 - 16:37
gas field in the Mediterranean off Egypt
Pipes are seen at Dominion's Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant on Maryland's Chesapeake Bay in this picture taken February 5, 2014. Dominion D.N, an American energy company long focused on U.S. markets, hopes to begin an expansion worth billions of dollars at its Cove Point complex on Chesapeake Bay later this year. REUTERS/Tim Gardner
 


 
 

 
An Iraqi boy reacts over the coffin of his father, who was killed during battles agains ISIS

Egypt

site for Egypt's planned nuclear reactor in Dabaa, Marsa Matrouh
Egypt's Nuclear Power Plants Authority (NPPA) of the Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy resumed contacts and...
Egyptian Parliament
The election committees in governorates will start as of Tuesday receiving the applications of Egyptians who want to run for...




Reuters/Reuters - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi delivers a statement following a meeting with French President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace in Paris, November 26, 2014. REUTERS/Philippe






 


 
  President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said on Monday that Egypt ranks second among the countries that achieved the highest...

Middle East/North Africa

© AFP | A sculpture of the Euro logo at the European Central Bank (ECB) building in Frankfurt am Main, Germany on December 2, 2014
 
 
 
Unemployment in the eurozone fell to 10.9 percent in July, the first time it has dipped below 11 percent since February 2012...
The UN's special envoy for Libya will on Tuesday meet with representatives of the country's rival parliament based...
Fire at Saudi Arabian oil workers 


 


 
Saudi authorities said Monday that three Canadians, one Pakistani and a Nigerian woman were among 10 people killed in a fire...

World

 A Taliban suicide bomber killed at least three people and wounded dozens on Tuesday in northwest Pakistan where...
Ukraine protesters press government on EU trade deal
 A Ukrainian national guardsman was killed and nearly 90 others wounded by grenades hurled from a crowd of nationalist...
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
Suspected Boko Haram gunmen shot dead nearly 80 people in separate attacks on three villages at in Nigeria's restive...

Business

© AFP | A sculpture of the Euro logo at the European Central Bank (ECB) building in Frankfurt am Main, Germany on December 2, 2014
 
 
 
Unemployment in the eurozone fell to 10.9 percent in July, the first time it has dipped below 11 percent since February 2012...
Egyptian Tourism Minister Khaled Rami speaks during an interview with Reuters in Sharm el-Sheikh, in the South Sinai governorate, south of Cairo, March 15, 2015. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
 


 
 

 
In the presence of the Red Sea governor and Porto Ghareb board chairman Adel Rady, Tourism Minister Khaled Ramy inaugurated...
Cairo's Ramses railway station 
The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) has revealed that revenues from railway passenger...

Science

Junk food
Regulating fast food kids' meals that include toys may end up making the meals healthier, according to a new study....
pregnant woman
Can stress affect the ability to conceive? A new study points to yes. Women with high levels of alpha-amylase, a biological...
Tablets / smartphones
Aaongst the many gadgets out this fall, we've compiled a list of the latest must-have products while we wait to see what...

Arts

Steve Jobs, pioneer of the personal computer revolution and Apple CEO 
Four years after his death, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs still fascinates the public, with two major new films this fall...
Terminator Genisys’ overall worldwide earnings have now hit US$409.2 million. 
The fifth instalment of the "Terminator" franchise, "Terminator Genisys," rose to the top of the...
Director Wes Craven attends the premiere of the movie ''Drag Me to Hell'' at the Grauman's Chinese theatre in Hollywood, California in this May 12, 2009 file photo.
 
Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven, who directed the slasher classic "A Nightmare on Elm Street," died on Sunday...

Living

Imam of Mohamed Ali Mosque leads Eid al-Fitr prayer, Cairo, 19 August 2012.
An Egyptian muezzin has been suspended by the authorities after being accused of intoning "Prayer is better than...
An Iranian visitor takes photograph of Harley Davidson motorcycles during the Tehran Classic Car Show 09 at Niavaran palace in northern Tehran July 21, 2009.
 
The joy of riding big Japanese and American motorbikes was just one of the pleasures taken away from Iranians after the...
© AFP | Amal Clooney, pictured in Athens on October 15, 2014, says she was threatened with arrest in Egypt after identifying flaws in the judicial system linked to the convictions of three Al-Jazeera journalists
 
 
 
In a recent tweet that quickly became controversial, the Associated Press (AP) referred to well-known human rights lawyer...