Smoke rises during what witnesses said were heavy Israeli shelling at the Shejaia neighbourhood in Gaza City 20 July 2014. 
US Secretary of State John Kerry decided to extend his visit to Cairo one more day to continue talks about a ceasefire in Gaza, the official news agency MENA reported.   Kerry had started a series of talks since... Tuesday, 22 July, 2014 - 11:19
A medic helps a Palestinian in the Shejaia neighbourhood, which was heavily shelled by Israel during fighting, in Gaza City, 20 July 2014. 
More than 100 Palestinians were killed on Sunday by Israeli shells fired at the densely populated Gazan neighborhood of Shajaia, according to medical sources in Gaza, raising the Palestinian death toll to over 500... Monday, 21 July, 2014 - 16:02
Mahinour al-Masry
Raml Misdemeanor Court adjourned on Monday the trial of Egyptian activist Mahinour al-Masry and nine others for allegedly breaking into Raml police station and attacking troops to 13 October to hear eyewitness... Monday, 21 July, 2014 - 15:58
Supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsy are preparing marches on Tuesday after evening prayers from the major mosques in Cairo and Giza under the slogan “Against Poverty” to denounce prices hikes and... Monday, 21 July, 2014 - 15:47
Smoke rises during what witnesses said were heavy Israeli shelling at the Shejaia neighbourhood in Gaza City 20 July 2014. 
A medic helps a Palestinian in the Shejaia neighbourhood, which was heavily shelled by Israel during fighting, in Gaza City, 20 July 2014. 
Mahinour al-Masry

News

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Hossam Moghazy has said that Dayrout aqueducts in Assiut will be renovated for LE428 million through a facilitated loan, offered by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). "The aqueducts are the...

World

An Israeli soldier runs near mobile artillery units stationed outside the Gaza Strip, 20 July 2014. 
Israel pounded targets across the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, dashing hopes of a pause in the fighting, as the military said one of its soldiers was...
Pro-Russian separatists inspect vehicles at a road checkpoint outside the town of Lysychansk in the Luhansk region of eastern Ukraine, 24 June 2014.
Evidence has been tampered with on an "industrial scale" at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, Australian Prime Minister Tony...
Former members of the Central African Republic Seleka rebels drive near a convoy of Chadian soldiers (unseen) leaving the capital Bangui on April 4, 2014 
Key players in the Central African conflict launched a fresh round of talks in Brazzaville on Monday to end more than a year of sectarian bloodshed...

Economy

Street vendor selling clothes in Cairo
The economist behind a plan to unlock at least $380 billion (222 billion pounds) worth of assets from Egypt's black market says President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi must first restore another asset that has depreciated over the years: the trust of a...

Culture

Sekhemka statue
Egypt has failed to retrieve an Ancient pharaonic statue before it was sold for £14 million at a UK auction hall. An official source at the...
An Antiquities Ministry official left Cairo on Monday to follow up on developments of selling statue of Sekhemka, of the fifth dynasty, in London....
President Gamal Abdel Nasser 
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour said that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will open the museum of the late president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 2015....