Essam Fayed, minister for agriculture and land reclamation, issued a statement on Wednesday pointing to increases in Egypt's strawberry exports, saying that safety and quality procedures meet international standards... Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 - 12:57
Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy
A group of 300 MPs has submitted a request for the start of non-confidence procedures against Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy, following mounting allegations of his involvement in the wheat corruption scandal and recent... Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 - 12:02
The 2018 presidential program announced by US-based planetary scientist Essam Heggy last month has failed to gain the attention of a large proportion of Egyptian voters, according to a poll by the Egyptian public... Tuesday, 23 August, 2016 - 17:37
Egypt plans to end fuel subsidies within three years and is aiming to increase fuel prices to 65 percent of their actual cost during the 2016/17 fiscal year, two government sources told Reuters on Tuesday. Struggling to... Tuesday, 23 August, 2016 - 16:52
Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy

Egypt

A tourist walks past empty sunbeds on a beach in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on November 10, 2015 as tourist numbers dwindle following a suspected bomb attack on a Russian jet (AFP Photo/Mohamed el-Shahed)
The Tourism Promotion Authority has launched a series of artistic events to attract Ukranian tourists to the resort city of...
Egyptian weightlifter Mohamed Ihab, who won the bronze medal at this month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, has said...
Meteorologists predict hot and humid weather on Wednesday in Cairo, Lower Egypt, and the north of Upper Egypt, with a...

Middle East/North Africa

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday discussed strategy in fighting Islamic State and Kurdish PKK militants with...
At the peak of a searing summer, Palestinians living in parts of the Israeli-occupied West Bank are suffering from severe...
The Russian military said on Monday its aircraft operating from an Iranian air base to conduct strikes in Syria had...

World

A strong earthquake devastated a string of mountainous towns over a swathe of central Italy early on Wednesday, trapping...
The leaders of Russia, Germany and France have agreed to meet to discuss the situation in Ukraine on Sept. 4-5 in China on...
Molenbeek, the Brussels borough that gained unwanted notoriety last year when Islamic State militants from the area attacked...

Business

Deputy Finance Minister for taxation polices Amr al-Monier 
Egypt's deputy finance minister for taxation polices, Amr al-Monier, has expressed fears that parliament may reduce the...
Opening session of Egypt's House of Representatives in January 10, 2015
A fact-finding commission investigating corruption in Egypt's domestic wheat supplies has delivered its final report to...
Tourists leave after finishing their holidays, at the airport of the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, November 6, 2015.
REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
Egypt has agreed with Russia on a roadmap for the return of Russian flights and tourist services to Egypt, after several...

Science

When the heart stops suddenly, it can sometimes be restarted with an electric shock from an automated external defibrillator...
 AFP/File / by Stephanie Findlay | Tattoo artist Tiplo Tsotetsi puts the final touch to a tattoo representing Nelson Mandela and a bridge, on the upper back of Mpumelelo Masinga, at the Black and White Tattoo studio in Johannesburg, South Africa, on November 27, 2014
While more young men and women are getting inked today than ever, researchers have warned that bacterial infections may...
David Kirsch shares his suggestions for why your workout plan may not be working out for you, and how to get the most out of your fitness regime. — AFP Relaxnews
Celebrity trainer David Kirsch is well-known for his work with A-list models and actresses such as Heidi Klum, Kate Upton,...

Arts

'Following My Intuition' will be British pop artist Craig David's first new album since 2010.
Crooner Craig David is set to drop a new album next month, marking his first full record since Signed Sealed Delivered in...

Actor Robert De Niro talks to reporters and film professionals during "Coffee with..." event during the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, August 13, 2016. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic
 

 
US actor and producer Robert De Niro said on Saturday that U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump should not...
Aiming to promote various forms of expression within the audio medium, journalist-turned-entrepreneur Abdel-Rahman Hussein...

Living

Melbourne, Australia
If there's one thing wrong with living in Melbourne, it's probably the boring inevitability of being named one of...
 
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Hollywood action hero Arnold Schwarzenegger launched a new sports festival in Hong Kong on Friday, telling the stressed-out...
Eating dinner early gives the body a mini fast overnight. – AFP/Relaxnews pic, March 6, 2016
A new large-scale study suggests that eating a diet rich in fruit and vegetables can boost your happiness as well as your...