Eman 500 kg appeals to Sisi for treatment in military hospital
The world's heaviest woman, Eman Ahmed from Egypt, lost 40 kg since admitted to an Indian hospital over a week ago, and is now able to move her limbs and hands, the Indian newspaper The Asian Age reported on Monday... Monday, 20 February, 2017 - 14:30
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi speaks during the last rally for a 'Yes' vote in the upcoming referendum about constitutional reform, in Florence, Italy, December 2, 2016. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi
A visiting Italian delegation on Sunday called on all remaining European countries to end the travel restrictions they had imposed on Sharm el-Sheikh, Hurghada and other Egyptian destinations.   The delegation,... Monday, 20 February, 2017 - 12:56
A customer exchanges US dollars to Egyptian pounds in a foreign exchange office in central Cairo, Egypt December 27, 2016 (Mohamed Abd El Ghany / Reuters).
EFG-Hermes on Sunday projected the US dollar exchange rate to further decline to LE14.5 over the next few weeks.   Ahmed Shams el-Din, head of research at EFG-Hermes, said Sunday that he expects the US dollar... Monday, 20 February, 2017 - 12:28
The main suspect in bombing the Botroseya Church killing 25 people 
The Islamic State published a video on Sunday threatening Egyptian Christians and showing the last statement of a man it said was responsible for the deadly bombing in December of a Coptic cathedral in Cairo. The masked... Monday, 20 February, 2017 - 10:37
Eman 500 kg appeals to Sisi for treatment in military hospital
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi speaks during the last rally for a 'Yes' vote in the upcoming referendum about constitutional reform, in Florence, Italy, December 2, 2016. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi
A customer exchanges US dollars to Egyptian pounds in a foreign exchange office in central Cairo, Egypt December 27, 2016 (Mohamed Abd El Ghany / Reuters).
The main suspect in bombing the Botroseya Church killing 25 people 

Egypt

Barcelona FC football superstar ​Lionel Messi will arrive in Cairo Tuesday afternoon on a one-day visit where he will...
MiG 29 Russian fighter jet
Egypt will receive some 50 MiG-29 fighters from Russia as scheduled in 2020, Russian news agency Sputnik reported on Monday...
After more than five years of devastation for Egypt's once-booming tourism industry due to intermittent fluctuations and...

Middle East/North Africa

Iran summoned the Turkish ambassador in Tehran on Monday over comments made by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and...
Saudia Arabia is reasserting support for a Palestinian state after US President Donald Trump said Mideast peace doesn't...
Kuwait's first new government hospital in more than three decades will soon open its doors — but only to Kuwaiti...

World

Demonstrators shout slogans during anti-Donald Trump immigration ban protests outside Terminal 4 at San Franciso International Airport
Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the US to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not...
US President Donald Trump was accused of behaving "like a petulant child," during a debate in the British...
After President Donald Trump's raucous first month in office, Europeans have reacted with demonstrations, counter-barbs...

Business

A US judge has rejected Deutsche Bank AG's bid to dismiss a lawsuit claiming it delayed foreign exchange trades to get a...
Pharos Holding Investment Bank projected four factors to decide the future of the Egyptian pound exchange rate against the...
Eni and BP, Italian and British companies operating in the oil and natural gas excavation field, plan to invest more in...

Science

A continent two-thirds the size of Australia has been found beneath the south-west Pacific Ocean, scientists reported in the...
 

Pokémon Go dating app launched in the US

 
If gangs of kids suddenly start loitering in your garden or your favourite corner café appears overrun with people staring...
Healthy breakfast
Our eating patterns have changed over the past 40 years and the rule of three meals a day has been abandoned by many....

Arts

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
American actress Angelina Jolie, 41, recently said that her breakup with her husband Brad Pitt was difficult. Jolie is...
Author J.K. Rowling hosts a special family fundraising evening in aid of her children's charity, Lumos, at the ''Warner Bros. Studio - The Making of Harry Potter in Hertfordfshire'' in London, 9 November 2013.
Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling labeled then-US presidential candidate Donald Trump "bigoted" after receiving the...
Rescue workers from Syria's White Helmets -- the subjects of an Oscar-nominated documentary -- said they received US visas to attend next week's prestigious Academy Awards ceremony (Thaer Mohammed / AFP).
Rescue workers from Syria's White Helmets -- the subjects of an Oscar-nominated documentary -- said on Saturday they...

Living

Russian model who posed for a video while dangling from a skyscraper (Reuters)
Dubai police have summoned a Russian model, who posed for a video while dangling from a skyscraper, to sign a pledge not to...
Saudi gamers get together at kingdom's first-ever Comic Con. Spectators attend Comic Con expo in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia February 18, 2017 (Ali al-Qarni / Reuters).
In a country where the use of magic is a crime punishable by beheading, it's not every day that young Saudis wander down...
Social Solidarity Minister Ghada Wali has indicated several obstacles facing the empowerment of women, saying that Arab...