Greeks voted on Sunday in a referendum that could determine their future in Europe's common currency, with banks shuttered, the treasury empty and a population desperate, angry and so deeply split that the outcome... Sunday, 5 July, 2015 - 16:02
The Supreme Administrative Court on Sunday upheld an earlier verdict in which it turned down a petition demanding the dissolution of the Salafi-led Nour Party, citing its religious background that allegedly violates the... Sunday, 5 July, 2015 - 15:19
Media Production City bombing
Giza Criminal Court, headed by Judge Moataz Khafaga, sentenced Sunday, 23 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to 10 years rigorous imprisonment and a fine of over LE275,000 in case known as the "Media Production City... Sunday, 5 July, 2015 - 15:14
dollar vs Egyptian pound
 Egypt's central bank allowed the Egyptian pound to depreciate further on Sunday, having let it weaken for the first time in five months last week. The bank said it offered $40 million and sold $39.6 million at... Sunday, 5 July, 2015 - 14:30
Media Production City bombing
dollar vs Egyptian pound

Egypt

In accordance with the government’s policy, EgyptAir signed a contract for regular cargo flights to the Chadian...
© AFP/File | A picture shows Egypt?s High Court in downtown Cairo on January 1, 2015, during the hearing of three Al-Jazeera reporters on charges of aiding the Muslim Brotherhood
 
 
 
The Supreme Judicial Council has tasked Ali Omran, the most senior assistant general prosecutor, to temporarily become...
Journalists Syndicate
The Journalists' Syndicate has rejected what it calls new restrictions on the freedom of press added to the recent...

Middle East/North Africa

Air strikes by Saudi-led forces killed 30 civilians in an attack on a market in northern Yemen on Sunday, the Houthi-run...
Iran, the United States and five other major powers are labouring to reach an agreement by Tuesday to restrain the Iranian...
Western intelligence agencies believe Tunisians head the league table of foreign fighters swelling ISIS ranks, and Tunisian...

World

Textiles
Textiles' Syndicate President Abdel Fattah Ibrahim has requested that the government save the industry and find urgent...
Pope Francis makes his first South American trip in two years Sunday, for an eight-day tour of Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay...
Some 5,000 protesters marched night in downtown Guatemala City demanding the resignation of the country's corruption-...

Business

The Egyptian government will seek to raise LE262 billion from the sale of domestic debt in the  first quarter of...
cairo stock 
Egypt's market traded sideways on Sunday's session, as the benchmark EGX30 index declined by 1.16 percent, recording...
Railway Authority President
The final 2014-2015 budget of the Railway Authority showed LE5 billion in losses, with LE7 billion in expenses against LE2.1...

Science

Hawass in Viterbo
The launch of an Italian translation of Zahi Hawass’s book, “The Legend of Tutankhamun”, was celebrated in...
The Twitter logo is seen at the company's headquarters in San Francisco, California 
Twitter is removing the 140 character limit from its "Direct Messages" feature. Users on the social networking...
Guests sit on automobile shaped beds as they play a game on the Sony Playstation 3 
 
In a new study of the mind-gut connection, eating fermented foods, which contain probiotics, were associated with reduced...

Arts

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...
US pop legend Billy Joel performs onstage during the Bonnaroo Music And Arts Festival, in Manchester, Tennessee, on June 14, 2015
 
 
 
US pop legend Billy Joel married longtime girlfriend Alexis Roderick in a surprise wedding Saturday, popping their nuptials...
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's co-founder and chief executive introduces 'Home' a Facebook app suite that integrates with Android during a Facebook press event in Menlo Park, California, 4 April 2013.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg started his book club back in January, setting out to read a book every two weeks and...

Living

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...
A groom puts a wedding ring on his bride's finger during a wedding ceremony at a budget wedding hall at the National Library of Korea in Seoul, South Korea, May 16, 2015.
 
The night before their wedding, Kim Kwang-yoon and Cho Jin-oh were up until 2 am with the bride's mother, setting tables...
A young girl practicing yoga on the beach.
Physical activities including walking, aerobics, cycling, gardening, golfing, running, weight lifting, yoga and Pilates...