The State Commissioners Authority, the advisory body for the State Council, has lent its support to the limited monitoring of social media by Egypt's Interior Ministry. A lawsuit was filed earlier this year with the... Sunday, 25 September, 2016 - 16:02
The National Institute of Diabetes and Endocrinology is due to start the first survey to count the number of patients wtih diabetes in Egypt. The study, which will start in the next few days, will be based on a sample... Sunday, 25 September, 2016 - 12:10
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi (c) visiting the tomb of the unknown soldier on April 23, 2015. Handout from army spokesman
 


 
 

 
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ordered authorities on Saturday to punish those responsible for the deaths of at least 160 illegal migrants after a boat capsized off Egypt's north coast, as families... Sunday, 25 September, 2016 - 11:58
Outraged relatives of a man drowned in an illegal migrant boat disaster off the coast of Behaira governorate surrounded Rashid General Hospital last night, blocking all entrances, after the man's body could not be... Sunday, 25 September, 2016 - 10:29
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi (c) visiting the tomb of the unknown soldier on April 23, 2015. Handout from army spokesman
 


 
 

 

Egypt

Sunny weather over Alexandria, 12 January 2013.
Cairo can expect temperatures around 30 degrees centigrade on Monday, while Alexandria will reach a relatively cool 28...
EgyptAir chairman Safwat Musallam said on Sunday that the company has passed the regular security checks conducted by the US...
A woman picks up some mandarin oranges at a fruits shop in Sydney June 7, 2011.
 
An Egyptian delegation of seven officials from the ministries of agriculture and trade is to start official negotiations...

Middle East/North Africa

Yemen plans to complain to the U.N. Security Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies...
Russian and Syrian forces bombed a strategic camp on the northern edge of Aleppo on Sunday after losing control of it...
A gunman on Sunday killed prominent Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar outside a court where he was facing charges for sharing a...

World

Nigerian militant group the Niger Delta Avengers said on Saturday it had carried out its first oil pipeline attack in the...
An explosion rocked central Budapest late on Saturday, injuring two police officers, Hungarian police said on Sunday. Police...
A technician hired by Hillary Clinton to run the private email system she used while U.S. secretary of state told...

Business

Petroleum Minister Tarek al-Molla
Egypt's spending on petroleum subsidies dropped by 28.7 percent in the 2015-16 financial year to compared to one year...
Two former Wells Fargo & Co employees have filed a class action in California seeking $2.6 billion or more for workers...
More than 20 European business associations and companies interviewed by Reuters say they back their governments'...

Science

Africa's elephant population has suffered its worst drop in 25 years, the International Union for Conservation of Nature...
snoring / sleeping
In adults of all ages, chronic sleep problems were linked with a greater risk of trouble with activities of daily living...
A woman puts on an Oculus virtual reality headset during preparations for the 2014 LA Auto Show in Los Angeles, California November 18, 2014.
 
Telecoms provider Orange is testing the waters of mass-market Virtual Reality (VR) with an experimental OCS VR channel for...

Arts

Giorgio Armani's new art exhibition "Emotions of the Athletic Body" has opened in Milan. The fashion designer...
The Big Bucks Theory: Jim Parsons tops Forbes TV earnings list for 2016
Jim Parsons has been unveiled as the highest-paid actor in TV, according to this year's Forbes list.   The star of...
 

Comedian Jim Carrey arrives at the Ed Sullivan Theater in Manhattan to take part in the taping of the final edition of ''The Late Show'' with David Letterman in New York May 20, 2015.

 
The husband of Jim Carrey's former girlfriend sued the actor on Monday, accusing him of illegally supplying Cathriona...

Living

Those who finish the Drop-Dead Donkatsu inside 20 minutes get their face on the Wall of Fame. 
 
Not only did President Barack Obama sample some of Vietnam's finest local eats in Hanoi in May, but his guide was none...
An employee prepares breakfast in front of the Eiffel tower at the Parisian luxury hotel Le Plaza Athenee, France July 30, 2015. Nowhere in the world has more accommodation available on Airbnb than Paris. Now the home-sharing website that has transformed budget travel to the...
 
The city of Paris has released a new tourism video in the hopes of bringing tourists back to the capital and boosting...
Barcelona is predicted to become the most viral destination in 2016.
Michelin has launched a new series of travel guides to help tourists quickly discover destination cities.   The Map And...