A bomb wounded two Egyptian policemen in Cairo on Sunday and security forces moved quickly to disperse small protests on the anniversary of the popular uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak in 2011, officials... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 10:27
A worker arranges a replica of a sarcophage of Pharaoh Tutankhamun ahead of the opening of a major exhibition on the Ancient Egypt called 'Tutankhamun, his Tomb and his Treasures' in Brussels, 11 April 2011.
The damage caused by a botched repair of the mask of Tutankhamun that left dried glue on the priceless relic may be undone with careful treatment, a German conservator said Saturday. The golden funerary mask, one of the... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 10:13
Soldiers sit atop army vehicles as they stand by Tahrir square in Cairo 11 October 2013. 
Egypt tightened security on Sunday on the anniversary of the popular uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak in 2011. State news agency MENA said 22 armoured army vehicles were stationed around Cairo's Tahrir... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 09:34
Armed plainclothes policemen guard Egyptian medics wheeling former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on a gurney to a helicopter ambulance at Maadi Military Hospital, to attend his trial at the police academy, where the court is located, in Cairo November 29, 2014.
Zyad el-Elaimy was among millions who rallied to overthrow Hosni Mubarak in 2011, but four years later he is visiting some of them who are now in jail while the ousted strongman edges closer to release from prison. The... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 06:54
A worker arranges a replica of a sarcophage of Pharaoh Tutankhamun ahead of the opening of a major exhibition on the Ancient Egypt called 'Tutankhamun, his Tomb and his Treasures' in Brussels, 11 April 2011.
Soldiers sit atop army vehicles as they stand by Tahrir square in Cairo 11 October 2013. 
Armed plainclothes policemen guard Egyptian medics wheeling former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on a gurney to a helicopter ambulance at Maadi Military Hospital, to attend his trial at the police academy, where the court is located, in Cairo November 29, 2014.

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Khaled Aboul Naga
Famous Egyptian actor Khaled Aboul Naga recently commented on the anniversary of the 25 January revolution, predicting more arrests and demonstrations as the country still comes to grip with the politically polarizing day.   “Some will go...

World

© Al-Furqan Media/AFP/File | Screen grab taken off a video on January 20, 2015 reportedly released by the IS group through Al-Furqan Media allegedly shows Japanese hostages Kenji Goto (L) and Haruna Yukawa (R) with a black-clad militant brandishing a knife
 
 
 
- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday called the killing of a Japanese captive by Islamic State militants "outrageous" and...
© AFP | Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro demonstrate in front of riot police in Caracas on January 24, 2015
 
 
 
Demonstrators against Venezuela's economic crisis -- facing sky-high inflation and shortages of food and consumer goods -- took to the streets in...
© AFP/File / by Marthe Bosuandole | Protesters run after soldiers opened fire to disperse a crowd on January 20, 2015 in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
 
 
 
Clashes between Democratic Republic of Congo police and political protestors that left some 40 people dead last week also revealed the level of...

Economy

The Tourism Ministry decided last Thursday to exempt the Russian tourists from paying the US$25 Egyptian visa in order to promote Russian tourism after being hit by the sharp drop of the Russian Ruble, which fell to 7.9 versus the US Dollar....

Culture

Magda Wassef, head of the Luxor Festival for Egyptian and European Cinema confirmed a large number of films will take part in the festival.  ...
The UAE news agency quoted actor Hassan Yousef as saying that he is playing deposed president Mohamed Morsy in a film titled The President’s...
El Tak3eiba Center's book swap initiative "Change Your Book" is being met with much enthusiasm in Egypt.
Image courtesy of Eltak3eiba Center
The French magazine Books, publishing news and offers on newly issued books, published in January 2015 a list of the bestselling books in Egypt. The...

Life Style

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With less sleep, normal aging-related structural changes in the brain progress slightly faster in middle-aged and older people, according to a new...
© RR Auction / HO/AFP/File | This handout image obtained January 23, 2015, courtesy of RR Auction shows the first page of a letter written by Lady Lucy Duff-Gordon
 
 
 
An indignant letter from a British aristocrat who survived the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 has sold for $11,875, an auction house in New England...
An undated handout photo of Microsoft's HoloLens, a holographic lens device that allows users to see three-dimensional renderings of computer-generated images. 
  Microsoft will give away its upcoming Windows 10 operating system as a free upgrade to users of the most recent versions of Windows and...