A masked, black-clad militant, who has been identified by the Washington Post newspaper as a Briton named Mohammed Emwazi, brandishes a knife in this still image from a 2014 video obtained from SITE Intel Group February 26, 2015. REUTERS/SITE Intel Group/Handout via Reuters
British Prime Minister David Cameron vowed on Friday to use all means at his disposal to hunt down militants such as "Jihadi John" after the killer was unmasked as a Kuwaiti-born computer programming graduate... Friday, 27 February, 2015 - 18:44
A man wearing a protective mask and suit inspects a container containing eggs and the bodies of culled chickens at a poultry farm, where a highly contagious strain of bird flu was found by Dutch authorities, in Hekendorp November 17, 2014.
The world remains highly vulnerable to a possible severe flu pandemic and governments should increase surveillance, vigilance and preparedness, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday. WHO also noted the... Friday, 27 February, 2015 - 18:16
Human Rights Monitor has condemned the death of three Egyptians by torture in the Matareya Police Station over the past few days.   The organization said in a report released Thursday that the Egyptian authorities... Friday, 27 February, 2015 - 17:01
Naguib Sawiris
Egyptian tycoon Naguib Sawiris, unveiling plans for his majority stake in European broadcaster Euronews, said on Friday a cash injection would be used to expand onto digital platforms and better promote the brand. In an... Friday, 27 February, 2015 - 15:39
A masked, black-clad militant, who has been identified by the Washington Post newspaper as a Briton named Mohammed Emwazi, brandishes a knife in this still image from a 2014 video obtained from SITE Intel Group February 26, 2015. REUTERS/SITE Intel Group/Handout via Reuters
A man wearing a protective mask and suit inspects a container containing eggs and the bodies of culled chickens at a poultry farm, where a highly contagious strain of bird flu was found by Dutch authorities, in Hekendorp November 17, 2014.
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National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries
The National Institute for Oceanography Sciences and Fisheries on Wednesday held a workshop titled “The Ecological Impact of the Suez Canal Development Project” to discuss possible changes in the movement of migrant species between the...

World

Tourists stand near the temple of Parthenon atop the ancient site of the Athens Acropolis on a cold and windy day January 30, 2015. Greece will refuse the planned return of European Union and International Monetary Fund inspectors to the country since the new government rejects the 240-billion-euro bailout programme, a government official told Reuters on Friday.
 Greece is expected to be given the green light early next week for what could add up to well over a billion euros of cheap aid and funding...
Libya's internationally recognised Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni said his government would stop dealing with Turkey as it was sending weapons...
Iraqi special forces advance in the Jurf al-Sakhr area on 30 October 2014, after they retook the area from Islamic State jihadists over the weekend after months of fighting
 Kurdish forces dealt a blow to Islamic State by capturing an important town on Friday in the latest stage of a powerful offensive in northeast...

Economy

China's trade minister will participate in Egypt's economic conference due in March, heading a delegation of official and private sector representatives, Chinese foreign minister said on Friday. Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh...

Culture

Revolutions of the Hungry
The General Authority for Cultural Palaces has published a book titled “Revolutions of the Hungry”, a sociological reading of revolutions...
Mohamed Mounir
Mohamed Mounir’s “Masr Qariba” (Egypt is Near) was the most tweeted hashtag on Twitter in the early hours of Friday morning....
Socialite Paris Hilton
Socialite Paris Hilton began a visit on Thursday to Cuba, where her family lost a hotel a half-century ago when Fidel Castro took power, according to...

Life Style

Zamalek Market's entrance space decorated with flower pots by night.
Tucked away in a corner on a quiet street, Zamalek Market is the latest arrival to the cozy neighborhood bringing on a healthy lifestyle tweak with...
Japan, a major economic power, seems to be a pioneer in everything, including food. In Japan, you can now find foods and beverages that are not...
 U.N. convoy of soldiers passes a screen displaying a message on Ebola on a street in Abidjan August 14, 2014.
A drug derived from a Chinese medicinal herb is showing promise for combating Ebola infection, effectively imprisoning the virus inside cells so it...