In an interview with the Egyptian daily publication, Al-Masry Al-Youm, H.E Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, the UAE State Minister and head of the UAE/Egypt Liaison Office discusses the UAE’s strong ties with Egypt,... Tuesday, 28 July, 2015 - 10:19
Who's fighting human trafficking? U.S. releases rankings
 
Cuba, Kenya and Saudi Arabia are doing better at fighting human trafficking. Egypt, Ghana and Bulgaria are doing worse. That's according to the latest annual report from the US State Department, which rates 188... Tuesday, 28 July, 2015 - 09:16
Security officers arrest Ahmed Abdel Rahman during akn anti-government protest outside the Shura Council
Rights advocates have recounted further alleged cases of detainees torture, with violations amounting to denial of medication.   Several allegations of prison torture have been reported since the ouster of former... Monday, 27 July, 2015 - 16:42
 Morsi appeared in court on Sunday in a red prison uniform
The Cairo Criminal Court on Monday postponed to the first of October the trial of former president Mohamed Morsi and 24 others over charges of insulting the judiciary.   Along with Morsy, defendants include several... Monday, 27 July, 2015 - 16:21
Who's fighting human trafficking? U.S. releases rankings
 
Security officers arrest Ahmed Abdel Rahman during akn anti-government protest outside the Shura Council
 Morsi appeared in court on Sunday in a red prison uniform

Egypt

Head of the Department of Astronomy at the National Institute for Astronomical Research, Ashraf Tadres, said a meteor shower...
One-hundred sixty-seven people have committed suicide nationwide in Egypt over the past seven months, according to reports...
Ihab Talaat
The Cairo Criminal Court decided on Tuesday to postpone Ihab Talaat’s Al-Ahram dues trial till December 26.  ...

Middle East/North Africa

An explosives specialist police officer collects samples after a bomb blast in the village of Sitra, south of Manama, Bahrain, July 28, 2015.
A bomb killed two Bahraini policemen on Tuesday and the explosives resembled some seized at the weekend that the government...
The European Union's top diplomat arrived in Tehran on Tuesday to discuss the implementation of a nuclear deal reached...
Israeli bulldozers began a wide-scale demolition campaign of Palestinian-owned property in Jerusalem early on Tuesday, over...

World

Burundi's parliament sat for the first time on Monday after President Pierre Nkurunziza won a disputed election last...
Carved into dun-colored cliffs, hundreds of manmade caves situated next to empty niches that once sheltered giant Buddha...
  Chinese shares slid more than 8 percent on Monday as an unprecedented government rescue plan to prop up valuations...

Business

Finance Minister Hany Qadry Dimian in a private interview with Al-Masry Al-Youm, 9 April 2014.
Finance Minister Hany Qadry Dimian has issued two bonds through the public treasury, in order to finance the pensions of...




Reuters/Reuters - An employee counts money at a bank in Cairo September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih






 


 
Egypt's central bank kept the Egyptian pound steady at 7.73 per dollar at a foreign exchange auction on Tuesday after a...
The total assets of insurance companies surged to LE58.81 billion during the first quarter of 2015, up 11 percent from LE52....

Science

South Korea declared on Tuesday it is effectively out of danger from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), more than two...
It may not be considered a landmark birthday for humans, but turning 37 on Tuesday made Hong Kong's Jia Jia the oldest-...
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty announced that a US-Egyptian joint mission has discovered three antique panels...

Arts

Cast members Evangeline Lilly (L) and Paul Rudd (R) pose with producer Kevin Feige at the premiere of Marvel's 'Ant-Man' in Hollywood, California June 29, 2015.
 
Adam Sandler's star appears to have dimmed significantly, after "Pixels," a slice of arcade game nostalgia...
Giza pyramids is on fire, part of an online artistic campaign 'My Name is Gaza. Do you see me!!' by Palestinian artist Jihad Abdul Haq
An online, artistic campaign named ‘My Name is Gaza. Do You See Me!!’ has been launched by Palestinian graphic...
Author Bahaa Taher Wahet al-Ghorub's novel, "The Sunset Oasis", which obtained the Booker Prize in 2008 will...

Living

In the center of Guilin in China southern Guangxi Province, Jingjiang Princes City has a history stretching back to the late 14th century, older than the Forbidden City in Beijing.
Guilin, China   This city in China's southern Guangxi province is surrounded by green farmland spiked by limestone...
Bahraini female bodybuilder and personal trainer Haifa al-Musawi has several certificates from international fitness and bodybuilding associations
Flexing her muscles in defiance of the Gulf's conservative cultural stereotypes, bodybuilder Haifa Musawi has lost all...
Passengers board cable cars at the Jacha Kathu station in El Alto, July 23, 2015.
 
Bolivia already has the largest urban cable car system in the world. Now the booming country is tripling the size of the...