The Egyptian military Wednesday shot dead three Palestinian gunmen who infiltrated through a smuggling tunnel in the Sinai town of Rafah on the border with Gaza, security officials said. They said the "armed... Wednesday, 6 May, 2015 - 17:17
Galal Amin, of economics prof at AUC in an interview with Rania Badawi ,Journalist in Al-Masry Al-Youm
Contradicting current economic theories, Galal Amin, professor of economics at the American University in Cairo, spoke in an interview with Al-Masry Al-Youm about a need to expand the public sector, and warned of... Wednesday, 6 May, 2015 - 13:57
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi met with European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos on Tuesday, within the framework of bilateral consultations between European and African... Wednesday, 6 May, 2015 - 13:54
Putin gifts Sisi a Kalashnikov
According to the statement issued by the presidency, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will travel to Moscow on Saturday, in order to take part in the Russian Victory Day celebrations, commemorating the 70th anniversary of... Wednesday, 6 May, 2015 - 13:38
Galal Amin, of economics prof at AUC in an interview with Rania Badawi ,Journalist in Al-Masry Al-Youm
Putin gifts Sisi a Kalashnikov

Egypt

 Egypt's Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker said on Wednesday that Egypt will not witness a "power cut...
Facebook page showing Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty inspecting two discovery of two granite statues of Sekhmet, Luxor, 22 February, 2015
Egypt will host the International Conference for the Protection of Human Heritage under the slogan "Threatened Cultural...
At least 240 EgyptAir pilots have handed in their resignation letters, in protest against the low salaries they receive and...

Middle East/North Africa

Onlookers gather to looks at a huge fire that engulf the Yarmouk ammunition factory in Khartoum 24 October 2012.
Sudan's anti-aircraft defences shot at an unidentified object that crossed the sky near Khartoum late on Tuesday, the...
More than a month of relentless airstrikes by a coalition led by Saudi Arabia has inflicted painful damage on Shiite rebels...
A rescued migrant and soldiers in biohazard suits help an ill migrant to his feet sit on an Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) patrol boat after arriving at the AFM"s Maritime Squadron base at Haywharf in Valletta"s Marsamxett Harbour, January 22, 2015.
Libya's coast guard detained on Wednesday almost 600 illegal African migrants, among them pregnant women and 18 children...

World

Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will discuss the crisis in Ukraine at talks in Moscow...
The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a jet in the Alps in March practiced entering the fatal descent...
An Afghan judge sentenced four men to death on Wednesday for the mob killing of 27-year-old woman accused of burning a Quran...

Business

A Chinese worker welds steel rebar at a construction site in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu province, 21 April 2006.
The actual production of energy in Egypt reached LE550 billion in 2013, compared to LE535 billion in 2012, marking an...
The Cotton Spinning and Weaving Holding Company has adopted the policy of renting out faltering factories to develop...
Egypt's foreign currency reserves rose to $20.525 billion at the end of April from $15.291 billion the previous month,...

Science

Space
Mohamed Shawkat Odeh, director of the International Astronomy Center, said on Wednesday that speculations of a spacecraft...
Bayt Madkour Pasha, a house built in accordance with Islamic architecture in the 19th Centurty, is at risk of being...
Obesity
Health data released on Wednesday provided the clearest evidence to date of the spread of chronic diseases like diabetes and...

Arts

An Indian court on Wednesday sentenced Bollywood film star Salman Khan to five years in prison, for killing a man in a hit-...
Keith Richards, Mick Jagger (C) and Ronnie Wood (L) of the Rolling Stones perform during their '14 on Fire' concert at the Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv June 4, 2014.
 
The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger and Ronnie Wood have joined forces with British soul singer Beverley Knight to record a...
The Palestinian film "Omar" will be screened in five Arab countries, including Egypt and the UAE, for two weeks...

Living

A Bangladeshi pedestrian as he walks past a message written on a wall in Arabic which states "Do not urinate here!" in Dhaka
For years authorities in Bangladesh have battled to stop men urinating in public, with signs in the local Bengali language...
Participants work out during a Spiderband fitness class in a handout picture taken at Fuel Fitness in Brooklyn, New York, in October, 2014.
Forget that ratty T-shirt. Workout clothes have gone high-tech and fashion forward.   Trendy fitness studios, slimming...
 by Robin Millard | Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge holds her newly-born daughter at St Mary's Hospital in central London, on May 2, 2015
 
 
 
Britain's new baby princess has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, Kensington Palace announced on Monday.   The...