Egypt said that Syria's territorial integrity must be preserved - an apparent sign of its disapproval of Turkey's intervention against militants in Iraq and Syria.   The Foreign Ministry said in a statement... Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 13:06
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Reporters at independent daily Al-Shorouk have threatened an all-out strike starting Sunday if the newspaper's board fails to disburse their delayed salaries by Wednesday.   Board manager Ibrahim al-Moallem has... Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 12:47
A Justice Ministry panel tasked with tracking the assets and funding of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood has frozen the assets and properties of 78 new group members.   Sources within the commission, headed by... Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 12:04
Tourists in Karnak despite terrorist attack
Egypt's tourism revenue rose 3.1 percent in the first half of 2015 compared with the same period last year, the tourism minister said on Wednesday. Tourism revenue rose to $3.3 billion in the first half from $3.2... Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 11:55
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Tourists in Karnak despite terrorist attack

Egypt

Finance Minister Hany Dimian
Wage rates will not be reduced despite an ongoing debate on the application of the new Civil Service Law, Finance Minister...
The Administrative Prosecution service ordered an urgent investigation into the reported death of four children at Beni Suef...
The ninth annual digital camp for the Arab Digital Expression Foundation (ADEF) will be held on Sunday, August 2 in south...

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.
Bahraini authorities have arrested several people in connection with Tuesday's deadly bombing and suspect the attack was...
Leader of the Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) Malik Ishaq (R) sits on a bed with his son Malik Usman as he shows a book during an interview with Reuters at his home in Rahim Yar Khan in southern Punjab province in this Oct. 9, 2012 file photo. (REUTERS/Mian Khursheed/Files)
Pakistani police gunned down one of the country’s most-feared Sunni militant leaders and 13 followers in a mysterious...
Nine Libyan soldiers were killed in the eastern city of Benghazi on Tuesday by a suicide bomber and in ensuing clashes...

World

Migrants desperate to reach England made at least 1,500 attempts to enter the Eurotunnel terminal overnight in the French...
Conflicting statements and denials flew between Athens and Brussels on Tuesday in a war of nerves highlighting the depth of...
Residents in a chic Rome suburb and a northern Italian village staged angry anti-immigrant protests on Friday, with...

Business

Etisalat Egypt
 Abu Dhabi-listed Etisalat reported a 40 percent fall in second-quarter net profit on Tuesday that it blamed on its...
Egypt's central bank is expected to keep interest rates on hold on Thursday with inflation still in double digits,...
Egypt's market closed in the green zone on Tuesday, as the benchmark EGX30 index rose 0.79 percent, recording 7,949.89...

Science

Microsoft Corp launched its much-awaited Windows 10 operating system at midnight on Wednesday.   Windows 10, which...
Alzheimer's disease patient Isidora Tomaz, 82, sits in her armchair with two chairs placed in front of her by her husband Amilcar Dos Santos (unseen) to prevent her from falling to the ground in their house in Lisbon September 15, 2009
Insulin resistance may increase the risk for Alzheimer’s disease by depriving the brain of sugar needed for normal...
Two men were due to appear in a Zimbabwean court on poaching charges Wednesday after a wealthy American dentist killed a...

Arts

A $129,000 crocodile-skin Hermes "Birkin" bag is pictured on June 21, 2007 
Actress and singer Jane Birkin has asked Hermes to remove her name from one of the luxury goods maker's best-selling...
Saba Mubarak, starring with Amr Youssef and Salah Abdallah in “The Price”, directed by Hisham Issawi, said...
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...

Living

Mohamed Hosni, known as Hammo Finish, a talented barber who owns the most famous barber shop in the neighborhood ...
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...