Secretary of State John Kerry headed to the Middle East on Friday for security talks in Egypt and discussions in Qatar with Arab foreign ministers whose countries are wary of the nuclear deal struck with Iran. He... Saturday, 1 August, 2015 - 09:44
Brotherhood riots
The Suez prosecution referred 38 "Muslim Brotherhood members" to military trial over charges of setting fire to cars belonging to the Suez Oil company in February, a security source said on Friday.   The... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 14:33
Fishing Boats
According to head of the independent fishermen union in Daqahlia, Taha al-Sheraidy, the Sudanese court had adjourned the trial of the 101 Egyptian fishermen, charged with espionage, to Sunday.    The Egyptian... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 13:15
A woman writes on a banner of well wishes for the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 14 March 2014.
Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official and aviation experts said, potentially the biggest breakthrough in the search for... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 11:52
Brotherhood riots
Fishing Boats
A woman writes on a banner of well wishes for the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 14 March 2014.

Egypt

Students at al-Basatin school protest teacher's relocation
The Teachers Syndicate Liberation Front said there are 16,000 public school buildings threatened with collapse.   Ina...
According to Al-Doushy Abdel Kerim, professor of marine sciences at the Al-Azhar University’s Assiut branch, the...
Hot weather
According to Ahmed Abdel Aal, head of Meteorological Agency, the heat wave is expected to continue until Tuesday, with a...

Middle East/North Africa

Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov will hold a three-way meeting with his US and Saudi counterparts, John Kerry and Adel...
© al-Raya Media Foundation/AFP/File | An video grab made available on October 9, 2014, by the official Islamist media outlet of Benghazi-based Islamist Ansar al-Sharia group, al-Raya Media Foundation, allegedly shows militants from the group during a battle in Benghazi, Libya
Five Libyan troops loyal to the internationally recognised government were killed Friday and another 18 are missing after an...
Israel makes arrests in West Bank, Kafr Kanna
A Palestinian teen shot during clashes with the Israeli army in the West Bank died of his wounds early Saturday,...

World

© AFP/File | Four people died when a Saudi Arabia-registered private jet crashed into a car auction site and burst into flames in southern England
 
 
 
Members of Osama Bin Laden's family were among the victims in the crash of a private jet in Britain, the Saudi...
Russian President Vladimir Putin is a "tin pot despot" who, with Kremlin "cronies," was behind the 2006...
The American dentist who killed Cecil the lion a month ago in Zimbabwe paid for an illegal hunt and should be extradited to...

Business

cairo stock 
Egypt's stock market has witnessed wins of LE9.2 billion this week, as all indexes increased, Egyptian Exchange data...
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Greece's second-largest cement maker Titan posted a 26 percent rise in second-quarter net profit on Thursday, helped by...
Egypt's market closed in the green zone for the third straight session, as the benchmark EGX30 index on Thursday rose 1....

Science

Cigarette butts are seen at an ash tray at a smoking area outside a shopping mall in Beijing, China, June 1, 2015.
 
Ingredients that help enhance the appeal of “light” and “low-tar” cigarettes may contribute to the...
Alzheimer's disease patient Isidora Tomaz, 82, sits in her armchair with two chairs placed in front of her by her husband Amilcar Dos Santos (unseen) to prevent her from falling to the ground in their house in Lisbon September 15, 2009
Among unpaid, informal caregivers of older people with illness or disability, male caregivers in particular can be...
The world is on the verge of being able to protect humans against Ebola, the World Health Organization said on Friday, as a...

Arts

'Fighting street crime with street art in Karachi'
For years Karachi’s walls have been spattered with the bloodstains of murder victims and scrawled with graffiti...
Hollywood star Tom Cruise
US actor Tom Cruise has announced that he will return for a sixth instalment of “Mission: Impossible,” in the...
آHollywood star Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson is returning to his Australian roots to direct his first film in a decade, the true story of a conscientious...

Living

A Union flag flies near Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament in London 24 October 2011.
London tops a new ranking of the best travel destinations in the world put together by US News & World Report...
Sleep 2
Going to bed early and keeping regular sleeping hours can reduce negative thoughts and worries, according to recent research...
An Egyptian man with extraordinary abilities has been performing bold and dangerous shows for foreigners of different...