Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie and 17 other leaders have challenged their designation on the Egypt's national list of terrorists, according to a judicial source.   This is the first challenge... Monday, 25 May, 2015 - 17:12
Prosecutors have begun to investigate Salma al-Fouly, the singer of the music video “Sib Idi” (Take Your Hands Off Me), and the cameraman, Ahmed Rizk, on charges of producing a “seductive”... Monday, 25 May, 2015 - 16:48
Badr Abdel Aaty, spokesperson for the Egyptian Foreign Ministry.
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Badr Abdel Aaty has said that the invite to attend the Libyan tribes' conference, which will kick off in Cairo, was made to representatives of influential tribes, not to militias or... Monday, 25 May, 2015 - 16:35
CNN’s John Defterios interviewed King Abdullah of Jordan today in Amman.  The King talked about a range of subjects, including his country’s economy, the need for investment in youth, and the... Monday, 25 May, 2015 - 15:30
Badr Abdel Aaty, spokesperson for the Egyptian Foreign Ministry.

Egypt

Arab League meeting
According to diplomatic sources, chiefs of staff at the Arab League meeting discussed the final touches of an Arab joint...
Several farmers have decried the seizure of their lands by the state and businessmen, urging Egypt’s presidency to...
A Jordanian soldier looks on as a rainbow is seen the background, before the arrival of Syrian refugees who are fleeing the violence in their country, near the town of Ruwaished, 240 km (149 miles) east of Amman 5 December 2013.
Undersecretary of the International Cooperation Ministry Fathy Mahmoud Abdel Azim said that the joint Egyptian-...

Middle East/North Africa

Heavy artillery clashes between Yemen's dominant Houthi rebel group and local fighters shook the southern cities of Taiz...
Islamic State poured more fighters into Ramadi as security forces and Shi'ite paramilitaries prepared to retake the...
 A Tunisian soldier opened fire on colleagues at a military base in the capital Tunis on Monday, killing a colonel and...

World

Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski conceded defeat to conservative challenger Andrzej Duda (pictured) in Sunday’s...
Malaysian authorities have found 139 graves, and signs of torture, in more than two dozen squalid human trafficking camps...
Greece cannot make debt repayments to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) next month unless it achieves a deal with...

Business

Total Egyptian cotton exports rose by 94.3 percent year on year, in the period from December 2014 to February 2015, the...
 Abdel Nour with Russian delegation
Trade and Industry Minister Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour said the trade balance between Egypt and Russia has boomed from $3...
Abdel Nour with the workers
Egypt's Carbon Holdings hopes to conclude a $4 billion debt financing with export credit agencies to back its $7.4...

Science

salt
"Current salt-loading in Western populations has the potential to drastically affect reproductive health, and warrants...
As scientists discover ways to transfer sensory elements such as sight and sound across bone, converting one to the other in...
Lofty living may make babies vulnerable to sudden infant death syndrome, according to a Colorado study that found higher...

Arts

A festival attendee wears body art, a popular fashion statement at Coachella during the second day of the Coachella Music Festival in Indio, California April 11, 2015. 
Among the style statements inspiring Coachella envy across the web this past weekend were some of the particularly amazing...
If its director has his way, a new London-based international dance troupe, specializing in Egyptian and Middle Eastern...
by Fanuel Jongwe | Zimbabwean artist Jonathan Khumbulani Nkala performs in "The Crossing" at Harare International Festival of the Arts
 
 
 
With Zimbabwe?s economy on its knees and life a daily struggle for most people, there is one luxury that many can...

Living

dating/ love
A data breach at a website billed as "the world's largest sex and swinger" community may expose personal and...
Powerwave Battle Roping fitness class at Crunch is seen in this 2013 handout photo in New York.
Battle ropes, the thick and heavy ropes that look as if they could tether a ship to shore, have become go-to fitness tools...
 Striking Renault workers outside the factory in Bursa, Turkey on May 21
French car giant Renault has offered a cash payment to striking workers in western Turkey where a wage dispute has hit the...