National Alliance to Support Legitimacy
Some leaders from the National Alliance to Support Legitimacy, formed to support the legitimacy of toppled President Mohamed Morsy, called on its supporters to abandon their peaceful tactics in protests scheduled for... Thursday, 31 July, 2014 - 16:00
Three unknown people have been killed as the truck they were on board exploded in a village in Giza, said Brigadier General Mahmoud Shawqy, of al-Saff police station.   The loud, fatal explosion was produced by... Wednesday, 30 July, 2014 - 14:36
Marsa Matrouh security services thwarted an attempt by 170 people to cross the Egyptian-Libyan border via al-Saloum city illegally.   Marsa Matrouh security chief al-Anany Hammouda was notified on Tuesday evening... Wednesday, 30 July, 2014 - 13:41
A handout picture released by the Hamas Press Office shows Palestinian Authority President Mahmud Abbas (R) shaking hands with Palestinian leader Ismail Haniya (L) during a meeting, Cairo, February 23, 2012, to implement the terms of a reconciliation deal they signed in the Egyptian capital in last May, which called for an interim government and general elections in a year.
Eyewitnesses said Israeli aircrafts bombed the home of Ismail Haniyah, the Islamic Resistance Movement Hamas leader, at al-Shati camp for Palestinian refugees, west of Gaza City, Anadolu news agency reported Tuesday.... Tuesday, 29 July, 2014 - 14:19
National Alliance to Support Legitimacy
A handout picture released by the Hamas Press Office shows Palestinian Authority President Mahmud Abbas (R) shaking hands with Palestinian leader Ismail Haniya (L) during a meeting, Cairo, February 23, 2012, to implement the terms of a reconciliation deal they signed in the Egyptian capital in last May, which called for an interim government and general elections in a year.

News

Libyan dissident army general Khalfa Haftar
The London-based Al-Hayat newspaper quoted an informed source in Benghazi as saying that Libyan army retired general Khakifa Haftar and some of his family have moved to Egypt.    Haftar, who attempted a military coup in Libya...

World

Heavy shelling resumed on Thursday in southern Tripoli where rival militia brigades were battling for control of the capital's main airport in...
A fierce battle between Syrian Kurds and Islamic State jihadists has killed nearly 50 fighters from both sides as the Kurds seized several IS...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a special cabinet meeting marking Jerusalem Day at Ammunition Hill in Jerusalem 28 May 2014.
Israel mobilized 16,000 additional reservists Thursday to bolster forces fighting in Gaza as Washington gave its ally the go-ahead to raid stocks of...

Economy

smuggling fuel
The General Authority for Supply Commodities plans to purchase 102,000 tons of diesel fuel to be delivered in September.    GASC had previously sought to buy large amounts of fuel oil for delivery in the third quarter of 2014. The...

Culture

 
Claudia Ott found the "101 Nights" manuscript exhibited in a vitrine with other objects from Andalusia in “Treasures of the Agha Khan Museum: Masterpieces of Islamic Art” exhibit in Berlin.
 
 
Image courtesy of Caludia Ott
Professor of Medieval History at the University of Zagazig Amr Abdel Aziz sent a number of letters to Sharqiya governor, the Supreme Council for...
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....