Secretary of State John Kerry told his Egyptian counterpart that the United States intends to make good on its promise to deliver 10 Apache helicopters to help Cairo's counterterrorism efforts. Kerry announced in... Saturday, 30 August, 2014 - 10:08
Smoke is seen rising from the Brigade Qaqaa headquarters, a former Libyan Army camp known as Camp 7 April, behind members of the Libya Shield, following clashes between rival militias at the Sawani road district in Tripoli, 24 August 2014. 
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi stressed on Thursday Egypt's commitment to non-interference in Libya's internal affairs, despite being "the most affected" by the deteriorating situation in... Friday, 29 August, 2014 - 16:13
Residents of Nagaa Shabana in North Sinai's Rafah discovered a young man's severed head on Friday.   The 23-year-old victim was kidnapped on Thursday near his house by armed men driving an SUV, according to... Friday, 29 August, 2014 - 15:58
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb said President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ordered the development of downtown Cairo as an area of heritage, adding that all the vendors that had occupied the streets have now been removed. Mehleb... Thursday, 28 August, 2014 - 18:24
Smoke is seen rising from the Brigade Qaqaa headquarters, a former Libyan Army camp known as Camp 7 April, behind members of the Libya Shield, following clashes between rival militias at the Sawani road district in Tripoli, 24 August 2014. 

News

Egypt's newly appointed Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim speaks to media at his office in Cairo 5 January 2013. Reuters file photo. 
Unidentified assailants set police fire to al-Haggana police station in Ain Shams district on Saturday in eastern Cairo at the intersection between Ain Shams and Ahmed Essmat streets, according to eyewitnesses.   The unknown youth hurled...

World

A miner is moved on a stretcher after being rescued in an operation to reach a group of miners trapped in a gold mine in the community of El Comal, near Bonanza in northeastern Nicaragua, on August 29, 2014
 
Twenty miners trapped underground for more than 24 hours have been rescued after a cave-in at an unlicensed gold mine in Nicaragua, but five more...
Health workers wearing protective clothing prepare to carry an abandoned dead body presenting with Ebola symptoms at Duwala market in Monrovia, 17 August 2014.
The West African state of Senegal became the fifth country to be hit by the world's worst Ebola outbreak on Friday, while riots broke out in...
A member of the U.N. Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) rides atop an armoured vehicle near the Quneitra border crossing on the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, 28 August 2014.
Militants fighting the Syrian army have detained 43 UN peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and trapped another 81 in the region, and...

Economy

Stock indexes rose sharply Thursday, backed by the purchases of Egyptian investors.   The main index EGX30 was up by 0.65 percent by the end of the trading session.   EGX70 recorded an increase of 0.24 percent, while EGX100 rose...

Culture

Mohamed Naguib was the first president of Egypt after it became a republic. He was born in Khartoum, Sudan, on 7 July 1902 to an Egyptian father and...
Gold
Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh Al-Damaty said in a news conference at the headquarters of the Tourism Police on Sunday that 246 pieces of royal...
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...