An Egyptian court has jailed a Suez Canal shipping services manager for 10 years on charges of spying for Israel about naval movements through the strategic waterway, state media reported.
The court in the canal city of... Sunday, 21 December, 2014 - 14:07
Egypt ranked sixth place among the 10 worst jailers of journalists in 2014, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists.
“Egypt more than doubled its number of journalists behind bars to at least 12,... Sunday, 21 December, 2014 - 14:00
A Palestinian think-tank on Saturday slammed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’s initiative which he says seeks to set a timetable for ending Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories.
The independent... Sunday, 21 December, 2014 - 13:52
A reconciliation meeting between President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will take place within days, according to informed sources who are preparing the meeting.
The... Sunday, 21 December, 2014 - 13:44
Monday is seeing a fine weather at the southern areas of Upper Egypt, gradually cooling towards the night at the north of the country, weather forecasters say.
Vision will be slightly blurred due to fog in Cairo and Suez Canal cities, with...
The Egyptian pound held steady at a central bank dollar sale on Sunday but weakened on the unofficial market.
The bank offered $40 million and said it had sold $37.8 million at a cut-off price of 7.1401 pounds to the dollar, unchanged from its last...