Mortada Mansour
Mortada Mansour the presidential candidate denied the speculating rumors saying he had bowed to pressure and withdrawn from the presidential race, said Ahmed Makhlouf coordinator of Mansour presidential campaign.... Wednesday, 16 April, 2014 - 17:26
Egypt's Salafi leader and former presidential candidate Hazem Salah Abu Ismail speaks to his supporters and supporters of Islamist President Mohamed Morsy at Tahrir Square in Cairo July 13, 2012.
Cairo Criminal Court on Wednesday sentenced Hazem Salah Abu Ismail to seven years in prison for forging his mother's nationality in the application process during the previous presidential elections. The court had... Wednesday, 16 April, 2014 - 17:03
Telecommunications Minister Atef Helmy and Assiut Governor Ibrahim Hammad laid on Wednesday the cornerstone of the smart village project, which will be carried out in New Assiut city, to be the first investment... Wednesday, 16 April, 2014 - 14:43
The Dostour Party has now officially endorsed presidential hopeful Hamdeen Sabbahi in the race. In a press release issued on Wednesday upon conference held at the party’s main headquarters, the party said,... Wednesday, 16 April, 2014 - 13:59
Mortada Mansour
Egypt's Salafi leader and former presidential candidate Hazem Salah Abu Ismail speaks to his supporters and supporters of Islamist President Mohamed Morsy at Tahrir Square in Cairo July 13, 2012.

News

Army spokesperson Ahmed Mohamed Ali said the bang that was heard in Giza on Wednesday afternoon was of planes breaking the sound barrier in a military exercise. “No reason to worry,” Ali posted on the army’s official Facebook page...

World

Search for missing Malaysian aeroplane
The search for a Malaysia Airlines jetliner deep in the Indian Ocean was again cut short on Wednesday when technical problems forced a U.S. Navy...
Pro-Russian men stand guard at a barricade near the police headquarters in Slaviansk 13 April 2014. Ukraine's Interior Minister on Sunday told residents in the eastern city of Slaviansk to stay indoors, in anticipation of clashes between pro-Russian militants who have seized official buildings and Ukrainian security forces.
Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces flexed their military muscles in the restive east of the country on Wednesday, a day ahead of high-level diplomatic...
The South Korean Coast Guard rescue some of the passengers and crew aboard a ferry sinking some 20 kilometres off the island of Byungpoong in Jindo on April 16, 2014
South Korean rescue teams, including elite navy SEAL divers, raced Wednesday to find up to 293 people missing from a capsized ferry carrying 459...

Economy

Natural gas field in the Mediterranean
A source at the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company said that Egypt will reduce gas production by 220 million cubic feet per day from 17 to 27 April.   Production will be 4.69 billion cubic feet per day instead of 4.91...

Culture

 Russell Crowe
Indonesia has banned Hollywood biblical epic "Noah" starring Russell Crowe, censors said Tuesday, the latest Muslim country to stop the...
Mohamed al-Badry, the Egyptian ambassador to Moscow, unveiled a statue of the Egyptian thinker and writer Abbas Mahmoud al-Akkad on Thursday at the...
Interim president Adly Mansour will inaugurate on Thursday evening the Art Day after 33 years of suspension.Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb, Culture...