The Cairo Criminal Court postponed on Sunday the trial of former president Mohamed Morsy and 130 other leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood to 15 September in the charges related to their escape from Wadi al-Natroun... Saturday, 23 August, 2014 - 17:54
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas chairs a meeting of the Palestine Liberation Organisation's Executive Committee in the West Bank city of Ramallah, January 30, 2012. Abbas convened the central committee of his Fatah movement the previous day to discuss contacts with Israel after a series of preliminary talks.
Egypt is to invite Israeli and Palestinian delegations to return to Cairo to resume talks on a long-term truce for Gaza, Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas announced on Saturday, after talks with his Egyptian... Saturday, 23 August, 2014 - 17:39
The alliance leading protests condemning the ouster of former president Mohamed Morsy has called upon supporters to go on a partial strike on 30 June, which marks demonstrations the coalition led last year.   In a... Saturday, 23 August, 2014 - 13:31
Police forces break up Rabaa al-Adaweya sit-in on 14 August 2013
Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) criticised on Friday the Human Rights Watch (HRW) report on the dispersal of Rabaa and Nahda sit-ins, describing it as "low in professionalism" and "... Saturday, 23 August, 2014 - 11:30
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas chairs a meeting of the Palestine Liberation Organisation's Executive Committee in the West Bank city of Ramallah, January 30, 2012. Abbas convened the central committee of his Fatah movement the previous day to discuss contacts with Israel after a series of preliminary talks.
Police forces break up Rabaa al-Adaweya sit-in on 14 August 2013

News

Factory workers at the city of Mahalla, Egypt's textile industry hub, have decided to cancel protests previously set for Monday to condemn losses sustained due to electricity outages.    Their decision came after Prime Minister Ibrahim...

World

Rebels under Libyan rebel leader Ibrahim Jathran guard the entrance of the al-Ghani oil field, which is currently under the group's control, south of Ras Lanuf 18 March 2014. 
Unidentified war planes attacked positions of an armed faction in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Saturday, residents and local media said.   Ten...
Army and police officers shout slogans as they sit on the ground during a protest to denounce fuel prices hikes and to demand for the resignation of the government in Sanaa, 22 August 2014. 
Yemen's government offered on Saturday to resign within a month and to review an unpopular decision to cut fuel subsidies in an attempt to end...
A Palestinian man holding a Palestinian national flag argues with an Israeli policewoman, during a protest against the Israeli offensive in Gaza, in the West Bank city of Hebron, 22 August 2014.
Israeli aircraft bombed the Gaza Strip on Saturday and Palestinian militants fired rockets at the Jewish state, the military said, with no end in...

Economy

Egypt is targeting self-sufficiency in wheat production by 75 percent by the end of 2017, Agriculture Minister Adel al-Beltagy said Saturday.   The minister, in press statements, said the accomplishment of this target relies on the...

Culture

The Egyptian embassy in Berlin will restore on Friday samples of a cartouche of King Cheops, which were stolen by German researches a year ago from...
The earliest evidence of mummification in Egypt suggests that the practice of wrapping bodies to preserve them after death began around 1,000 years...
The civil aviation ministry and the tourism authority, in collaboration with Italian Embassy in Egypt, will organize a ceremony in commemoration of...