Investment Minister Ashraf Salman said the government is finalizing a 10-year plan that will allow Egypt to generate an additional 70 gigawatts (GW) of electricity, including 8 GW from renewable sources and 8 GW from... Tuesday, 3 March, 2015 - 14:13
Israeli children sing and dance at the Jewish Ulpana neighbourhood, which is built on private Palestinian land within the Beit El settlement, near Ramallah on June 12. Residents of Israel's Ulpana settlement outpost neighbourhood in the West Bank began evacuating their homes on Tuesday after a court ruled their homes illegal and ordered them razed.
52 percent of Egyptians believe that a more religiously hardline government in Israel could threaten the chances of normalizing ties with Egypt, while 48 percent said it would not, according to a poll studying... Tuesday, 3 March, 2015 - 13:48
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
The Egyptian, Sudanese and Ethiopian ministers of foreign affairs and water and irrigation are meeting in the Sudanese capital on Tuesday to discuss sticking points in the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. The three... Tuesday, 3 March, 2015 - 13:09
 Egypt's Administrative Court issued on Tuesday a ruling halting the parliamentary elections which were due to begin later this month. The ruling is based on another ruling issued on Sunday by the Supreme... Tuesday, 3 March, 2015 - 12:56
Israeli children sing and dance at the Jewish Ulpana neighbourhood, which is built on private Palestinian land within the Beit El settlement, near Ramallah on June 12. Residents of Israel's Ulpana settlement outpost neighbourhood in the West Bank began evacuating their homes on Tuesday after a court ruled their homes illegal and ordered them razed.
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

News

An Islamic State militant uses a loud-hailer to announce to residents of Taqba city that Tabqa air base has fallen to Islamic State militants, in nearby Raqqa city August 24, 2014.
Twitter Inc and law enforcement authorities are investigating alleged threats made by Islamic State militants against the social media network's co-founder and other employees, the company said in reaction to media reports. Islamic State...

World

India’s top diplomat visits Pakistan on Tuesday for the first meeting with his counterpart since New Delhi called off talks last year aimed at...
More than a third of French voters believe the country’s far-right leader Marine Le Pen “embodies French republican values”,...
Nigeria's Islamist sect Boko Haram released a video purporting to show it beheading two men, its first online posting using advanced graphics and...

Economy

Pioneers Holding approved a capital increase of 3 billion Egyptian pounds ($393 million), the Egyptian financial services firm said on Tuesday. It plans to issue 170 million shares at 17.63 pounds per share, it said in a statement to the bourse....

Culture

Culture Minister Gaber Asfour
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour ordered an investigation over the destruction of the "100 years of enlightenment" portrait in February and...
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty
A Pharaonic royal rest house had been discovered east of the Suez Canal, Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty said on Monday.   The rest house...
Cast members Will Smith and Margot Robbie pose at the premiere of "Focus" at the TCL Chinese theatre in Hollywood, California.
Will Smith's new action drama "Focus" booted the kinky sex tale "Fifty Shades of Grey" for its perch atop US and Canadian...

Life Style

Medical tests conducted on the Truvada drug, which is used to treat AIDS, has shown that the drug's effectiveness reached 86 percent, according...
A gallery assistant holds a 2-pound coin with the new portrait of Britain's Queen Elizabeth following it's unveiling at the National Portrait Gallery in London March 2, 2015.
A new portrait of Britain's long-reigning Queen Elizabeth which will on the nation's coins was unveiled on Monday, and is set to reach her...
Apple watch
Apple Watch will replace your car keys and its battery will last the whole day, Apple Inc's Chief Executive Tim Cook told The Telegraph in an...