A helicopter flies overhead as soldiers in military vehicles proceed towards al-Jura district in El-Arish city from Sheikh Zuwaid, around 350 km (217 miles) northeast of Cairo May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer
 


 
 

 
Army troops foiled a terrorist attack on Saturday morning targeting Abou Tawela check point, south of Sheikh Zuwaid city in northern Sinai.   Both sides exchanged fire at the check point. Three armed militias were... Saturday, 3 December, 2016 - 23:15
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Police detectives in Assiut governorate, Upper Egypt, solved the mystery of a teenage girl who had disappeared eight days ago while her family was celebrating her brother's wedding. Security sources said Saturday... Saturday, 3 December, 2016 - 23:14
Headquarter of Supreme Constitutional Court in Maadi, Cairo, 13 June 2012>
Egypt's top court has struck down part of a law that allowed authorities to ban all but officially sanctioned protests, a court official said Saturday.   The 2013 law, which has been used to jail activists for... Saturday, 3 December, 2016 - 14:25
The first shipment of shortage drugs will arrive in Egypt within two days at most, the spokesperson for the Ministry of Health Khaled Megahid told Al-Masry Al-Youm on Friday. Megahid added that the shipment will... Saturday, 3 December, 2016 - 11:27
A helicopter flies overhead as soldiers in military vehicles proceed towards al-Jura district in El-Arish city from Sheikh Zuwaid, around 350 km (217 miles) northeast of Cairo May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer
 


 
 

 
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Headquarter of Supreme Constitutional Court in Maadi, Cairo, 13 June 2012>

Egypt

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi
A presidential committee formed to examine cases of young Egyptians detained since the events that followed January 25...
Cold weather in Alexandria
Meteorologists expect better weather throughout Egypt starting Saturday, with less clouds and brighter sunshine. No rains...
Egyptian pound
The Egyptian pound weakened further against the dollar on Thursday as some banks took advantage of a loosening of...

Middle East/North Africa

People walk past rubble of damaged buildings in a rebel-held besieged area in Aleppo, Syria November 6, 2016. REUTERS.
Syrian government forces have captured 60 percent of the area previously held by rebels in eastern Aleppo after gaining new...
Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz delivers his remarks to U.S. President Barack Obama (not pictured) in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington September 4, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron
 
King Salman bin Abdulaziz has replaced Saudi Arabia's labor minister, state media reported on Friday, after recent...
People walk past the slogan ''Oh Hussein we are coming'' is written on a wall in Mosul, Iraq, December 1, 2016. Picture taken December 1, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer
 
"We answer your call, O Hussein!"   The traditional battle cry of Shi'ite Muslims, expressing loyalty to...

World

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May holds a news conference after the EU summit in Brussels, Belgium
Prime Minister Theresa May's government launches a challenge on Monday against a court ruling that it requires...
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is pictured after meeting with Lebanese President Michel Aoun at the presidential palace in Baabda, near Beirut, Lebanon November 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
 
A U.S. Senate vote to extend the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for 10 years shows the world that Washington cannot be relied upon...
A family member of a passenger aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 which went missing in 2014 reacts during a protest outside the Chinese foreign ministry in Beijing, July 29, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
 
Relatives of those aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 said on Saturday they were taking the search for the plane into...

Business

A Deutsche Bank logo adorns a wall at the company's headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany June 9, 2015. 
Deutsche Bank AG has agreed to pay $60 million to settle private U.S. antitrust litigation by traders and other investors...
OPEC will meet non-OPEC countries to finalize a global oil limiting pact on December 10 in Vienna, two sources told Reuters...
CIB
Egypt's largest listed lender CIB sold a near-72 percent stake in its investment banking arm CI Capital to Egyptian and...

Science

The BioSure HIV Self Test kit reacts to antibodies in a drop of the person's blood, producing two purple lines in the event of a positive diagnosis (AFP Photo/Rodger Bosch)



 



 
Dr. Anthony Fauci doesn't get too excited about the results of animal studies, and he doesn't make house calls. But...
Mallawy Museum in Minya has received 3,500 visitors over the past two months since re-opening in September, according to the...
Uber will seek to convince Europe's top court next week that it is a digital service, not a transport company, in a case...

Arts

1 OF 9. The sun sets behind ruined columns at the historical city of Palmyra, in the Syrian desert, some 240km (150 miles) northeast the capital of Damascus November 12, 2010.
 
France and the United Arab Emirates on Saturday launched a $100 million fund to protect heritage sites threatened by...
Hollywood actress Natalie Portman
Despite its theatrical release, "Jackie" by all rights should have been a cable-TV movie. Indeed, in many respects...
The company organizing Amr Diab’s concert at a New Cairo hotel, scheduled for December 25th on the occasion of...

Living

Mohamed Hagras, 31, performs the 'Beard of Bee' before the upcoming Egyptian Agricultural Carnival of Beekeeping in his farm at Shebin El Kom city in the province of Al- Al-Monofyia, northeast of Cairo, Egypt November 30, 2016. Picture taken November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
Mohamed Hagras stands barechested as dozens of honeybees congregate around his face, eventually forming what he calls the...
Santa in the sky
Not waiting at home for Santa Claus anymore, gourmets in Brussels are flying off aboard his sleigh to dine with him above...

Those used to sedentary lifestyles are better off picking endurance-based activities, such as cycling, Nordic walking, dance or aqua cycling. -Filepix
 

 
On the occasion of the Extreme Medical Expo in Scotland (November 18-21), Relaxnews spoke to one of the event's speakers...