Egyptian citizens detained on in Al-Shumaisi Deportation Complex in Saudi Arabia — mostly on charges related to visas and labor-law violations — have released videos showing the conditions in which they are... Thursday, 25 August, 2016 - 17:12
Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy
Egypt's Cabinet has accepted the resignation of Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy, which he submitted during Thursday's Cabinet meeting, informed sources with the president's office said. The departure of Hanafy... Thursday, 25 August, 2016 - 16:53
Egypt cannot afford to keep its museums open, let alone search for ancient buried treasures, because of the economic crisis, the antiquities minister says.   Tourism, a mainstay of the economy, has been hit hard... Thursday, 25 August, 2016 - 16:12
Russian President Vladimir Putin has revealed his intention of honoring Egypt's former defense minister and vice-president Abdel Hakim Amer, who died in 1967 in circumstances that many consider suspicious. The... Thursday, 25 August, 2016 - 11:58
Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy

Egypt

South Banha Criminal Court has ordered the release of activist Malek Adly pending investigations into allegations that he...
Six terrorists were killed by security forces on Thursday in an attack on the Al-Masoura security checkpoint in Rafah city,...
The Ministry of Electricity has cut power to some administrative buildings of government companies and agencies that have...

Middle East/North Africa

At least nine more Turkish tanks entered northern Syria on Thursday as part of an operation aimed at driving Islamic State...
Four of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) vessels "harassed" a U.S. warship on Tuesday near the...
Syrian Kurdish officials attacked Turkey's military intervention in Syria as "a blatant aggression" and warned...

World

Colombia's government and Marxist FARC rebels reached a final peace deal on Wednesday to end a five-decade war which...
Norway is putting up a steel fence at a remote Arctic border post with Russia after an influx of migrants last year,...
At least 73 people have died in an earthquake which devastated a string of small towns in central Italy in the early hours...

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

The US Consulate in Alexandria has handed over four artifacts to the Antiquities Ministry after consulate staff found them...
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...

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...