United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during a joint news conference with Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in Baghdad 13 January 2014.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon urged  in a statement on Friday released by his office to begin an immediate truce between Israel and Hamas during the Muslim Eid al-Fitr feast.   "On this, the last... Friday, 25 July, 2014 - 15:31
Investigations into the killing of 22 army soldiers at the New Valley province, west of Cairo, last Saturday, have revealed the involvement of a former commando officer, security sources said.   The former officer... Friday, 25 July, 2014 - 12:18
A senior high board member in the Nour Party speaking in front of the Shura Council
The Nour Party member in the presidency board Shaaban Abdel Alim has urged all political parties on Thursday to refrain from forming coalitions and to start pressuring the government to finish the process of... Friday, 25 July, 2014 - 01:27
Troops deployed in North Sinai
According to security and military sources, Khaled Al-Menai, a leader from the terrorist group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis has been killed in Sinai in an exchange of fire with the security forces early Thursday.  The... Thursday, 24 July, 2014 - 23:11
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during a joint news conference with Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in Baghdad 13 January 2014.
A senior high board member in the Nour Party speaking in front of the Shura Council
Troops deployed in North Sinai

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From left to right: A March 26, 2013 file photo shows qatar's Emir Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani attending the opening of the Arab League summit in the qatari capital Doha, and his son, qatari Crown Prince Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani smiling as he arrives in the Bahraini capital of Manama on December 24, 2012.
Qatar has denied reports it had proposed an initiative to end the bloody encounter between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza Strip as the death toll in the enclave from Israeli raids top 800.   Assistant foreign minister, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Abdul...

World

Francois Hollande
Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight in the West African state of Mali that killed all 116 people on board,...
Plane
Authorities have lost contact with an Air Algerie flight en route from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso to Algiers with 110 passengers on board, Algeria...
A relative of a passenger on board the crashed TransAsia Airways plane cries in Kaohsiung International Airport, southern Taiwan, July 23, 2014. A TransAsia Airways turboprop ATR-72 plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm on Penghu, an island off Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire, officials said.
A TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm on an island off Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 47...

Economy

The Petroleum Ministry said on Tuesday that the Italian company Edison began a new project in Egypt to produce natural gas from an offshore platform in the Mediterranean in coordination with its joint venture Abu Qir Petroleum (AQP) at an investment...

Culture

Sekhemka statue
Egypt has failed to retrieve an Ancient pharaonic statue before it was sold for £14 million at a UK auction hall. An official source at the...
An Antiquities Ministry official left Cairo on Monday to follow up on developments of selling statue of Sekhemka, of the fifth dynasty, in London....
President Gamal Abdel Nasser 
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour said that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will open the museum of the late president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 2015....