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Unknown militants kidnapped an Egyptian national on Monday in the city of Sabha, according to a security source in the Libyan city. The area has become a hotspot for ransom kidnappings.   The wife of Erfan Salem,... Tuesday, 7 July, 2015 - 11:50
One hundred dollar notes are seen in this photo illustration at a bank in Seoul 9 January 2013.
 Egypt's foreign currency reserves rose to $20.080 billion at the end of June from $19.560 billion the previous month, the central bank said on Tuesday. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait have... Tuesday, 7 July, 2015 - 11:50
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The draft anti-terrorism law approved by Egypt's cabinet last week includes "dangerous articles" which threaten media and press freedoms, the press syndicate said on Monday. The syndicate's board... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 20:25
Coptic activists called on social networking websites to establish a political party with a Christian background named "Om al-Nour" in response to the administrative court's ruling not to dissolve the... Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 17:55
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One hundred dollar notes are seen in this photo illustration at a bank in Seoul 9 January 2013.
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Egypt

Hisham Ramez, governor of the CBE, said on Tuesday that Egypt had paid US$670 million owed to the Paris Club last Wednesday...
Mortada Mansour
Nubian activists are planning to hold a demonstration outside the Ministry of Youth on Thursday evening, in protest against...
 Egypt's domestic debt reached LE2.016 trillion ($261 billion) in the third quarter, the central bank said on...

Middle East/North Africa

Arab air strikes and clashes killed an estimated 176 fighters and civilians in Yemen on Monday, residents and media run by...
The Gaza Strip was devastated by war with Israel a year ago this week, the third in six years, and the slow pace of...
Kingdom Holding has denied rumors about a planned visit by its chairman, Saudi billionaire Prince al-Waleed bin Talal, to...

World

A group of Thai students detained over a peaceful anti-coup rally will be released from jail later Tuesday but still face...
Genocide, the key charge arising from the Srebrenica massacre two decades ago, is the gravest crime in international...
Migrants walk near trucks blocked on a road which leads to the Channel Tunnel terminal in Coquelles near Calais, northern France June 30, 2015.
Like many migrants drawn to the French port of Calais, Ali, a 22-year-old Iraqi, is convinced his life will be better if he...

Business

Egypt's agriculture ministry said on Tuesday it would stop cotton imports of all origins to protect local production. It...
© AFP/File | Emirati men sit under a stock market screen at the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) in Dubai, on January 30, 2011
 
 
 
Another plunge in oil prices overnight may depress Gulf stock markets on Tuesday, while trading in property firm Emaar Misr...
Egypt’s tourist agents are keeping an eye on the impact the US dollar’s recent surge against the Egyptian pound...

Science

FreelanceME website
Microsoft Egypt and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) met on June 28 at the”FreelanceME Summit” in...
Energy saving bulbs 
Local Development Minister Adel Labib said a data for street lamps in all governorates is being prepared to replace them...
FILE - In this Tuesday, April 12, 2011 file photo, a wooden statue of Tutankhamun, right, the gilded bronze and wooden trumpet of Tutankhamun and a part of Tutankhamun's fan, left, three of four objects that were missing and returned, are displayed during a news conference in the office of Egypt's Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass, in Cairo. Taking advantage of Egypt's political upheaval, thieves have gone on a treasure hunt with a spree of illegal digging, preying on the country's ancient pharaonic heritage.
The Foreign Affairs Ministry has handed the Antiquities Ministry an artifact retrieved from the United Kingdom,...

Arts

 
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Earning a combined total of US$102.7 million (RM391.05 million) around the world, "Terminator Genisys" topped the...
Director Mariam Abu Auf said her father, actor Ezzat Abu Auf was in good health and has not suffered from any illnesses...
By Jessica Berthereau | Buildings stand empty on Cairns Street, part of the Granby Four Streets area in Liverpool, north-west England
 
 
 
In Liverpool's Granby neighborhood, proud residents and a group of architects have brought back to life the area's...

Living

swimming with whales
It's 6 a.m. and nearly 100 tourists are gearing up excitedly on the beach at Oslob.  We're here to see the...
18th century Spanish-built San Antonio Missions in Texas in the United States, including Alamo, were awarded world heritage status by Unesco. 
The UN's cultural body conferred world heritage status on a number of new sites this weekend. Here is a list of some of...
By Cecile de Comarmond | Clothes for sale are displayed at Alara, a new retail concept store on Victoria Island in Lagos
 
 
 
Take a sought-after architect, add the king of "new Africa cuisine" and a smattering of famous designers, and you...