Civil society institutions stood with their hands tied, unable to calm down a broiling situation of sectarian strife that has been unfolding over the past years and recently grew in intensity in Minya, Upper Egypt. On... Friday, 22 July, 2016 - 16:05
EgyptAir has finalized a deal with aircraft manufacturer Boeing to buy nine Boeing 737-800 planes, the most up-to-date versions of the 737, in a deal worth around US$864 million, or LE9 billion. The purchase represents... Friday, 22 July, 2016 - 15:00
 
 
Egypt and the United States have reaffirmed their commitment to cooperate on defeating the terror group Islamist State (IS), emphasizing the long history of Egypt-US cooperation on security issues within the MENA region... Friday, 22 July, 2016 - 14:29
Hankourab beach, which is characterized by the beauty of the beach
Many of us long to jump into the beautiful seas surrounding Egypt, exploring the coral reefs and fish at Ras Mohamed National Park or playing with the dolphins at Marsa Alam. And, of course, many of us have done just... Friday, 22 July, 2016 - 11:05
 
 
Hankourab beach, which is characterized by the beauty of the beach

Egypt

Egyptian science and technology students have scored highly in an international competition to design, build and operate a...
A committee from Britain's air transport security department inspected the security measures at Cairo International...
Cairo will experience warm and humid conditions on Friday, with temperatures around 35 degrees centigrade, while Alexandria...

Middle East/North Africa

Less than 10 percent of Iraqi territory remains in the hands of Islamic State, but battlefield advances have not been...
Forces aligned with Libya's U.N.-backed government fought fierce exchanges with Islamic State militants in Sirte on...
Turkey said on Thursday it would suspend the European Convention on Human Rights during a state of emergency it declared to...

World

Indian ships and aircraft searched on Saturday for an air force plane that went missing over the Bay of Bengal with 29...
An 18-year-old German-Iranian gunman who apparently acted alone opened fire near a busy shopping mall in Munich on Friday...
Republican foreign policy veterans and outside experts warned that the suggestion by Republican presidential nominee Donald...

Business

Vodafone branch
Vodafone reported a better-than-expected 2.2 percent rise in first-quarter organic service revenue, marking an eighth...
Barclays has begun a formal process to sell its Egyptian unit, with at least two banks from the Middle East and North Africa...
Last October, Consumer Reports published the most glowing appraisal of an automobile in its 80-year history. The hard-to-...

Science

Researchers in Brazil announced Thursday the "presence of the Zika virus" in Culex mosquitoes (the common house...
A visitor plays with a 'Playstation' at an exhibition stand at the Gamescom 2009 fair in Cologne August 22, 2009.
 
Pediatricians, parents, industry and policymakers need to join forces to limit children's exposure to virtual and real...
The Nintendo-owned franchise which soared in popularity in the late 1990s made a strong comeback on July 6 2016 and initially launched a free-to-play mobile game called “Pokémon Go” which connects virtual world to real one; it was developed for iOS and Android devices. the game is now availabe in many countries including the US.
 
Pokemon Go mania has players armed with smartphones hunting streets, parks, rivers, landmarks and other sites to capture...

Arts

Palace of Versailles
Riches from the Palace of Versailles including a harp belonging to Marie Antoinette will travel to Australia, the country...
The four lead actresses of the new "Ghostbusters" are out to prove that women can fight supernatural entities just...
Singer Rihanna
Pop star Rihanna has canceled a concert scheduled for Friday in Nice after a gunman in a truck plowed into crowds marking...

Living

There's more to your luggage than meets the eye. Of late, bags have started to think for themselves. They can weigh...
Colouring, claim the publishers of Colour Therapy: An Anti-Stress Colouring Book, can lower anxiety, stabilize mood, increase attention span and serve as a sleep aid.
The benefits of art therapy have been proven scientifically once again. American researchers have shown that regardless of...
Egyptian adventurer Galal Zekri Chatila has set out on his latest and boldest journey — to climb the highest peak on...