Russia's President Vladimir Putin gives his annual televised question-and-answer session in Moscow
 
Deputy Russian Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said President Putin is visiting Cairo in early 2015, as posted on the Russia Today website on Thursday.   The website quoted Bogdanov as saying that the visit is in... Friday, 21 November, 2014 - 14:06
The United Nations in Egypt is deeply concerned by recent developments in the case of Soheir El-Batei, the victim of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) who died in June 2013, as a result of an illegal procedure, it said in... Friday, 21 November, 2014 - 13:38
Cairo International Airport
South Korean Prime Minister Jung Hong-won is arriving in Egypt on Saturday as part of a visit to Egypt, Morocco and Azerbaijan to discuss ways to strengthen economic cooperation with these countries.   According to... Friday, 21 November, 2014 - 13:12
Army deplys in North Sinai
Egypt, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Egypt has indefinitely shut schools in two border towns in northern Sinai as the army prepares to intensify a battle with Islamist militants that turned the daily trip to lessons into a "... Friday, 21 November, 2014 - 12:51
Russia's President Vladimir Putin gives his annual televised question-and-answer session in Moscow
 
Cairo International Airport
Army deplys in North Sinai

News

Red Sea Supply police seized 13,600 bottles of drinking water from two companies unauthorized by the Health Ministry to sell their products. The Interior Ministry said in a statement on Friday morning that the managements of the companies were...

World

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.
A Dutch bird flu outbreak has spread to a third farm, the government said on Friday, prompting inspections at dozens of other farms in the...
A bare 0.004 percent of the world's adult population controls nearly US$30 trillion in assets, 13 percent of the world's total wealth,...
West Bank Hamas leader Hassan Yusef was re-arrested by Israel after being released in a prisoner exchange.
Israel has arrested four Palestinians suspected of planning to kill Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman with an anti-tank rocket while he drove to his...

Economy

Central Bank Governor Hesham Ramez
Central Bank Governor Hisham Ramez said that, with the last payment of Qatar’s deposit, Egypt will have payed US$6 billion back to Doha since June 2013, pointing out that the last batch of the deposit is $500 million to be paid at the...

Culture

Egyptian actor and singer Bushra said she misses singing and is now working on a new album.   Bushra promises her fans the new album will be...
Campaign backing Iraqi poet Saady Youssef
Supporters of Iraqi poet Saady Youssef have launched a campaign to defend him after fellow Iraqi intellectuals called to burn his works...
AFP/File / by Michael Thurston | Actress Jennifer Lawrence arrives for the Los Angeles premiere of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1," November 17, 2014
 Movie-goers worldwide will flock to see the new "Hunger Games" film this week, likely making it another blockbuster mega-hit -- even...

Life Style

AFP / by Gianrigo Marletta | Finalists of the World Muslimah Awards, Safitri Rahmadani (L) of Indonesia, Gesti Nur Ula Deraputri (C) of Indonesia and Ainur Nelissa of Malaysia, reciting the Koran in Yogyakarta, on November 20, 2014
An eclectic mix of women from around the world will compete in the finale of a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia Friday, seen as a riposte...
Detekt
A new tool to enable journalists and human rights defenders to scan their computers for known surveillance spyware has been released Thursday by...
by Prune Perromat | By harnessing her natural beauty to the phenomenal power of social media Kendall Jenner (front)is rapidly emerging as the most prominent of a new generation of supermodels
Her elder half-sister Kim Kardashian may have tried to "break the Internet" with a provocative nude photo shoot last week, but Kendall...