© AFP/File | A California man who posted thousands of sexually explicit photos of men and women on a "revenge porn" website was jailed for 18 years in what was described as the first case of its kind in US criminal history
 
 
 
Hackers have managed to penetrate computer networks associated with the Israeli military in an espionage campaign that skillfully packages existing attack software with trick emails, according to private security... Friday, 17 April, 2015 - 19:42
The goddess Isis
 
'Isis' has been removed from the official list of names of future hurricanes as it was now deemed inappropriate because of the eponymous militant group, the U.N.'s World Meteorological Organization (WMO)... Friday, 17 April, 2015 - 18:45
Governor of Cairo Galal Mostafa Saeed said he was currently considering the development of areas  above Tahrir and Omar Makram garages to be exploited optimally, through the establishment of snack bars and cafes.... Friday, 17 April, 2015 - 18:11




Reuters/Reuters - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi delivers a statement following a meeting with French President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace in Paris, November 26, 2014. REUTERS/Philippe






 


 
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Friday that Egypt's participation in the Saudi-led strikes conducted against Shia Houthi rebels in the restive country of Yemen has thus far been limited... Friday, 17 April, 2015 - 15:27
© AFP/File | A California man who posted thousands of sexually explicit photos of men and women on a "revenge porn" website was jailed for 18 years in what was described as the first case of its kind in US criminal history
 
 
 
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Reuters/Reuters - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi delivers a statement following a meeting with French President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace in Paris, November 26, 2014. REUTERS/Philippe






 


 

Egypt

Newspaper distributors
Newspaper distributors at Raml Station Square in Alexandria went on strike yesterday and refrained from receiving newspapers...
The social solidarity minister and the chairman of the anti-addiction fund, Ghada Waly, said that the committee on the...
After 42 years serving patrons, a section of Ali Baba, a cafe overlooking Tahrir Square that attracted writers and poets,...

Middle East/North Africa

The UN nuclear watchdog said on Thursday it had a "constructive exchange" this week with Iran on two issues...
Austrian President Heinz Fischer will probably visit Iran this year and may take a business delegation along should Tehran...
Rescuers help people in the sea after a boat carring some 250 migrants crashed into rocks as they tried to enter the port of Pantelleria, an island off the southern coast of Italy, on 13 April 2011
Sixteen-year-old orphan Ishmael Bangura fled Sierra Leone in July when the Ebola virus killed eight members of his household...

World

A shopkeeper waits for customers in his candlelit fast food store during a load shedding electricity blackout in Cape Town April 15, 2015.
 
Facing a long, cold southern hemisphere winter of power cuts, many South Africans are choosing to cope with their...
Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu on Thursday blamed the United States and its allies for the conflict in Ukraine,...
Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the suspension of death sentences passed by military courts set up this...

Business

Egypt's market gained US$50 million this week, while all indexes were down, Egyptian Exchange data showed. The EGX30...
Orascom Construction is bullish about growth opportunities in Egypt but wants the government to make clear commitments to...
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Egypt's benchmark index EGX30 down 0.11 percent on Thursday's session, reaching 8,888.21points, and a turnover of...

Arts

Puppets from TV satire "Spitting Image", seen at Sothebys auction house in London in 2000. Some of the team who worked on the show are also working on "Newzoids"
 
 
 
Nearly 20 years after iconic TV satire "Spitting Image" ended, a new puppet show hit the airwaves in Britain this...
2015 Cannes Film Festival poster
Thierry Frémaux, the director of the Cannes Film Festival, announced the program of the festival's 68th...
Gisele Bundchen, the world's highest paid model
Gisele Bundchen, the world's highest paid model, has taken her last strut down the catwalk at Sao Paulo Fashion Week,...

Living

Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, carries her son Prince George alongside her husband Prince William as they visit the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum in London, July 2, 2014.
 
Prince William's new baby, due later this month, will join the long line of second children born one step from the...
Twins Almedina (L) and Ajla Djulic pose for a portrait in a primary school in Buzim April 10, 2015.
 
(Reuters) - When Nedzib Vucelj's wife Emira gave birth to twins at the height of the Bosnian war, it was impossible to...
Japanese Spitz look out from their pen during the last day of the Crufts Dog Show in Birmingham, central England in this March 8, 2015 file photo. 
 
Dogs are called "man's best friend" - women's, too - and scientists say the bond between people and their...

Science

The Pfizer logo is seen at their world headquarters in New York April 28, 2014.
 
Pfizer Inc said on Wednesday the first formal late-stage trial of its approved treatment for advanced breast cancer, Ibrance...
Health workers from Guinea's Red Cross carry the body of a victim of Ebola in Momo Kanédou in Guinea on November 19, 2014.
Thousands of healthcare workers in areas of Sierra Leone that are grappling with Ebola will now begin receiving an...
A woman holds her stomach at the last stages of her pregnancy in Bordeaux April 28, 2010.
 
When mothers develop diabetes during the first 26 weeks of pregnancy, the child they’re carrying may be at increased...