Journalists Syndicate
The draft anti-terrorism law approved by Egypt's cabinet last week includes "dangerous articles" which threaten media and press freedoms, the press syndicate said on Monday. The syndicate's board... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 20:25
Coptic activists called on social networking websites to establish a political party with a Christian background named "Om al-Nour" in response to the administrative court's ruling not to dissolve the... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 17:55
The bill amending the anti-terrorism laws, which has been approved by the government, is “unconstitutional” says the leftist Tagammu Party, as the draft drew criticism for possible further restrictions of... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 17:26






Demonstrators wear tape over their mouths as they protest outside the Egyptian embassy in central London on Dec 29, 2014, to mark the one year anniversary of the arrest of three Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt. -- PHOTO: AFP







 

 


 
During a meeting with the Egyptian Foreign Ministry, foreign correspondents and journalists based in Egypt received handed a handout with new instructions and terminologies to be used during their coverage.  ... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 16:41
Journalists Syndicate






Demonstrators wear tape over their mouths as they protest outside the Egyptian embassy in central London on Dec 29, 2014, to mark the one year anniversary of the arrest of three Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt. -- PHOTO: AFP







 

 


 

Egypt

 Egypt's domestic debt reached LE2.016 trillion ($261 billion) in the third quarter, the central bank said on...
The Transport Ministry has announced that it has begun to dismantle and recover seven ships that sank off the port of...
Mohamed Abul Azm finished irrigating his rice field with a pump placed on the bank of a four-meter canal in Abis village,...

Middle East/North Africa

The Gaza Strip was devastated by war with Israel a year ago this week, the third in six years, and the slow pace of...
Kingdom Holding has denied rumors about a planned visit by its chairman, Saudi billionaire Prince al-Waleed bin Talal, to...
The Palestinian Authority’s (PA) foreign ministry denied on Sunday remarks allegedly given by Foreign Minister Riyad...

World

Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's embattled finance minister, has resigned his post, saying the move could help Prime Minister...
Attackers on a motorbike threw acid in the faces of three teenage girls on their way to school in Afghanistan's western...
Guadalupe Reyes clings to thoughts of her daughter one day flying a plane, a dream for the 18-year-old girl.   Until...

Business

Egypt’s tourist agents are keeping an eye on the impact the US dollar’s recent surge against the Egyptian pound...
Banks' credit balances in Egypt jumped  by 18.4 percent or LE108 billion (US$14 billion) during July/April 2014/...
Mounir Fakhri Abdel Nour
The ministers of industry and finance agreed to take operational steps to establish a network for the development of...

Science

FreelanceME website
Microsoft Egypt and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) met on June 28 at the”FreelanceME Summit” in...
Energy saving bulbs 
Local Development Minister Adel Labib said a data for street lamps in all governorates is being prepared to replace them...
FILE - In this Tuesday, April 12, 2011 file photo, a wooden statue of Tutankhamun, right, the gilded bronze and wooden trumpet of Tutankhamun and a part of Tutankhamun's fan, left, three of four objects that were missing and returned, are displayed during a news conference in the office of Egypt's Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass, in Cairo. Taking advantage of Egypt's political upheaval, thieves have gone on a treasure hunt with a spree of illegal digging, preying on the country's ancient pharaonic heritage.
The Foreign Affairs Ministry has handed the Antiquities Ministry an artifact retrieved from the United Kingdom,...

Arts

 
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Earning a combined total of US$102.7 million (RM391.05 million) around the world, "Terminator Genisys" topped the...
Director Mariam Abu Auf said her father, actor Ezzat Abu Auf was in good health and has not suffered from any illnesses...
By Jessica Berthereau | Buildings stand empty on Cairns Street, part of the Granby Four Streets area in Liverpool, north-west England
 
 
 
In Liverpool's Granby neighborhood, proud residents and a group of architects have brought back to life the area's...

Living

swimming with whales
It's 6 a.m. and nearly 100 tourists are gearing up excitedly on the beach at Oslob.  We're here to see the...
18th century Spanish-built San Antonio Missions in Texas in the United States, including Alamo, were awarded world heritage status by Unesco. 
The UN's cultural body conferred world heritage status on a number of new sites this weekend. Here is a list of some of...
By Cecile de Comarmond | Clothes for sale are displayed at Alara, a new retail concept store on Victoria Island in Lagos
 
 
 
Take a sought-after architect, add the king of "new Africa cuisine" and a smattering of famous designers, and you...