Two senior Egyptian army officers were killed early Friday morning as security forces arrested more than 100 Islamists ahead of planned anti-government demonstrations. The officers were killed in separate shooting... Friday, 28 November, 2014 - 11:36
Military raises combat readiness ahead of 28 November protests
Security forces deployed Friday a rapid intervention unit at Rabaa al-Adaweya Mosque's main gate, in anticipation of any violence that might occur during the Islamist protests scheduled today. The Salafist front is... Friday, 28 November, 2014 - 11:25
A church source speaking on condition of anonymity said security services have taken strict measures around the St. Mark Cathedral in Abbasiya and all other churches in anticipation of demonstrations on Friday that were... Thursday, 27 November, 2014 - 19:10
Egypt's central bank held its main interest rates steady at a policy meeting on Thursday but said softening growth in emerging markets and mounting concerns about the global economy could pose a threat to the... Thursday, 27 November, 2014 - 18:41
Military raises combat readiness ahead of 28 November protests

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Journalists Syndicate
The Journalists Syndicate Council decided to form an operation room to follow up on the expected events on Friday and receive complaints from journalists about any violations or harassment against them while covering the events. The syndicate said...

World

Barack Obama
Barack Obama last year told a cheering crowd in Cape Town that a $7 billion (4.4 billion pounds) plan to "Power Africa" would double...
Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he arrives to lead his weekly audience in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican, November 26, 2014.
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Pope Francis begins a visit to Turkey on Friday with the delicate mission of strengthening ties with Muslim leaders while condemning...
AFP/File | Iraq exported an all-time high of 3.5 million barrels of oil a day
 Saudi Arabia blocked calls on Thursday from poorer members of the OPEC oil exporter group for production cuts to arrest a slide in global...

Economy

Giant information technology projects are to be carried out via public and private sectors partnerships (PPP) worth of from LE500 million to LE7 billion, according to Minister of Communication and Information Technology Atef Helmy.   In...

Culture

AFP/File / by Angus Mackinnon | A painting on a wall of the Metropoliz Museum of the Other and the Elsewhere (MAAM) which is also home to 200 squatters, including Roma and people from all corners of the globe, in Rome, on November 25, 2014
In a part of Rome few tourists ever reach, the Metropoliz Museum of the Other and the Elsewhere (MAAM) takes the concept of the warehouse gallery...
Actress Menna Shalaby joined TV series “Haret al-Yahoud” (Jews' Quarter) along with the actor Eyad Nassar, said producer Gamal al-Adl...
A pile of books
David Baldacci's newest thriller, "The Escape," made the U.S best-seller list on Wednesday, knocking Stephen King's "Revival...

Life Style

AFP | British supermodel Naomi Campbell poses as she arrives at the launch of the Fashion For Relief Pop-Up at Westfield in London on November 27, 2014
British supermodel Naomi Campbell launched a pop-up fashion shop in east London to raise awareness of the spread of Ebola on Thursday. Sporting a...
Women hold placards during a march and rally in east London promoting Islamic law
  The Law Society of England and Wales's withdrawal of guidance on sharia (Islamic law) wills is a "great victory", but more than...
Packets of M&M's chocolates are seen at the production line of candy and chocolate maker Mars Chocolate France's plant
In a new study, people who ate chocolate a few times per week or more weighed less than those who rarely indulged in the sweet. The finding doesn...