Instead of being mourned, the hundreds of migrants who lost their lives in the capsized boat tragedy are the target of scrutiny and attacks, as they are blamed for the own demise. Over 160 people were killed after a... Tuesday, 27 September, 2016 - 12:36
 Abdel Fattah al-Sisi
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has announced his third major initiative to support the Egyptian economy by directing money from citizens' pockets to fund national projects. Announcing the new scheme from... Tuesday, 27 September, 2016 - 11:57
Russian Transport Minister Maksim Sokolov 
Russian Transport Minister Maksim Sokolov arrived in Cairo last night accompanied by a senior delegation for a two-day visit during which he will discuss the resumption of flights to Egypt. Russia halted its flights to... Tuesday, 27 September, 2016 - 11:21
Russia's food safety watchdog has revised its ban on imports of fruit and vegetables from Egypt after the lifting of Egyptian wheat import restrictions that have hurt Russia.   Rosselkhoznadzor allowed imports... Tuesday, 27 September, 2016 - 10:16
 Abdel Fattah al-Sisi
Russian Transport Minister Maksim Sokolov 

Egypt

Prime Minister Sherif Ismail has instructed that an additional ship be tasked with helping recover the bodies of those...
Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram
Egyptian MPs are due to consider a new proposal for injecting dollars into the economy, by which Egyptian citizens living...
Nasser Abdel Aal, the former minister of tourism’s consultant on Asia, has said that Egypt's tourism sector is...

Middle East/North Africa

Protesters in Jordan demanded that the government resign on Monday for its failure to protect a Christian writer shot dead...
The collapse of the latest Syria ceasefire has heightened the possibility that Gulf states might arm Syrian rebels with...
The European Union launched a program on Monday to issue monthly electronic cash grants to benefit a million refugees in...

World

Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen is pictured at his residence in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania September 24, 2013.
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A network of more than 150 U.S. charter schools linked to followers of Fethullah Gulen, the Pennsylvania-based Muslim cleric...
International war crimes judges are to rule on Tuesday in the case of a former Islamist rebel who pleaded guilty to wrecking...
Democrat Hillary Clinton accused Republican Donald Trump of racism, sexism and tax avoidance on Monday, putting him on the...

Business

Crude futures fell further on Tuesday as optimism faded for an output-limiting deal during an oil producer meeting in...
European and Asian shares retreated on Monday as investors waited to see how Donald Trump would fare in a U.S. presidential...
The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) announced on Monday that the number of foreign tourists...

Science

A pair of experimental vaccines being developed by the US National Institutes of Health protected monkeys against zika virus...
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...

Arts

The curse of the "The Phantom of the Opera" appears to have struck again with a fire at a Paris theatre on Sunday...
Singer Rihanna
Top names in music, including Metallica and Rihanna, performed in a concert on Saturday that brought promises of action to...
Giorgio Armani's new art exhibition "Emotions of the Athletic Body" has opened in Milan. The fashion designer...

Living

Emmanuelle Piquet is a psychotherapist practicing solution-focused brief therapy. She founded a network of Chagrin Scolaire centers in France, helping children face up to bullies and deal with schoolyard confrontation.
French therapist and author Emmanuelle Piquet sees some 2,000 children each year who are victims of bullying at school. Ten...
Bora Bora island in Tahiti
Mauritius, Tahiti and California are all top of the list when it comes to dream honeymoon destinations for many newlyweds....
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...