Egyptian security officials say a bomb has exploded outside Egypt's largest and most prominent university, injuring nine people including five policemen.   They say the makeshift bomb went off Wednesday... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 17:47
Israeli security forces survey the scene of an attack by militants near the southern Israeli village of Kadesh Barnea, along Israel's border with Egypt's Sinai desert, 18 June 2012.
Three IDF soldiers were wounded by gunfire from militants at Jabal Kharif near the Israeli-Egyptian borders on Wednesday, while four attackers were killed by Israeli fires, according to Israel Radio.   The station... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 15:01
The Health Ministry will keep the agreements secret with the US company producing Sovaldi, which cures Hepatitis C virus, said Mohamed Ezz al-Arab, head of National Liver Institute’s neoplasm unit.   Ezz al-... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 12:51
The Ministry of Endowments reopened on Tuesday Al-Fatah mosque in central Cairo after a year of closure following the security breakup of a sit-in by supporters of former president Mohamed Morsy inside it on August 2013... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 10:28
Israeli security forces survey the scene of an attack by militants near the southern Israeli village of Kadesh Barnea, along Israel's border with Egypt's Sinai desert, 18 June 2012.

News

Cairo Criminal Court sentenced 26 suspects on Wednesday to prison in the case known as ‘Nasr City terrorist cell.’   Some of the defendants were sentenced to life, while others were sentenced to seven years of hard labor in...

World

Shi'ite Houthi rebels man a checkpoint near Yareem town of Yemen's central province of Ibb, 22 October 2014.
Sunni Al Qaeda militants and Shi'ite Muslim rebels have fought a bloody battle in central Yemen, tribal sources said on Wednesday, amid fears of...
Pro-democracy protesters man a barricade from being demolished by anti-Occupy protesters, in front of a police patrol line at Mongkok shopping district in Hong Kong, 22 October 2014.
About 200 Hong Kong protesters marched to the home of the city's Beijing-backed leader on Wednesday to push their case for greater democracy a...
A man looks at a vehicle belonging to the Iraqi security forces in the Anbar province town of Hit, 6 October 2014.
Coalition air strikes killed around 25 Islamic State fighters on Wednesday near the northern Iraqi city of Baiji, residents told Reuters.   They...

Economy

The Egyptian stock exchange rose for a third session on Wednesday, pushed by Moody's report concerning the change of five Egyptian banks’ outlook from negative to stable.   The main benchmark EGX30 jumped 2.07 percent recording 8,811....

Culture

When the refined Lotus Abdel Kerim regrettably gave me her lavishly elegant book “Journey in Search of Myself: Story of a Life” I felt...
A story-telling performance entitled 'There You Go Man' will be held on 24 October on the stage of Rawabet theatre in Downtown, organized by...
Luxor African Film Festival (LAFF) administration has decided to name the fourth session of the festival after the deceased actor Khaled Saleh....