The United States supports Arab plans to create a unified military force to counter growing security threats in the Middle East, and the Pentagon will cooperate with it where US and Arab interests coincide, Defense... Tuesday, 31 March, 2015 - 08:22
A delegation from the National Council for Human Rights visited a prison on Wednesday, recommending that an urgent investigation is conducted into incidents reported by prisoners, the council said. The council members... Monday, 30 March, 2015 - 20:37

Yemen's Houthi rebels made broad gains in the country's south and east on Friday 
An air strike killed at least 40 people at a camp for displaced people in north Yemen on Monday, humanitarian workers said, in an attack which apparently targeted nearby Houthi fighters who are battling President Abd-... Monday, 30 March, 2015 - 19:45
Sayyed Fouda, a journalist arrested by security in Qalyubiya
A human rights organization has demanded authorities to reveal the whereabouts of a journalist who was arrested from his residence early Sunday.   The Arab Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said it... Monday, 30 March, 2015 - 18:57

Yemen's Houthi rebels made broad gains in the country's south and east on Friday 
Sayyed Fouda, a journalist arrested by security in Qalyubiya

News

Despite an improvement in Egyptians' health during the past 20 years noted by the World Bank and represented in an increase in life expectancy from 64.5 years to 70.5 years, such an improvement was not achieved with equality. In its paper...

World

A ship passes a petro-industrial complex in Kawasaki near Tokyo December 18, 2014.
 
China has managed to export a large shipment of crude oil from Yemen over the weekend, ship-tracking data showed on Monday, despite mounting chaos in...
Greece's biggest creditor Germany said on Monday that the euro zone would give Athens no further financial aid until it has a more detailed list...
A Islamic State-affiliated militant group has vowed to carry out more attacks in Tunisia following a deadly assault on a Tunis museum earlier this...

Economy

Trade and Industry Minister Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour 
Egyptian Industry and Trade Minister Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour has said that his country is eager to add more geographical areas to the Qualifiying Industrial Zone (QIZ) agreement, stressing that Egypt wants to tap into the advantages of the...

Culture

Actress Abeer Sabry
Scenarist Ahmed Atef has announced that the shooting of his new series "Neswan Qadera" (Capable Women) will start within a few days. This...
Hollywood actor Paul Walker poses for photographers during a news conference for Fast and Furious 4
When his lead actor died suddenly, James Wan knew there was not another director who could give him advice on how to finish the film.  Wan was...
Diego Barkan, director of the excavation for the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA), shows fragments of ancient basins unearthed at an archaeological dig in a future construction site in Tel Aviv March 29, 2015. 
 
Fragments of ancient beer-brewing basins unearthed in Tel Aviv indicate that Egyptians more than 5,000 years ago had settled farther north than...

Life Style

Sleeping
Getting too little sleep is linked to poor health, but short naps might partly offset that effect, a small study suggests. Sleep deprivation can have...
The Apple logo is pictured on the front of the company's flagship retail store near signs for the central subway project in San Francisco, California 23 January 2013. 
Nine months after Apple and IBM began working together on building mobile apps for businesses, some of the first fruits are about to appear at UK...
COMBINATION PHOTO - In this two photo combination picture, the Eiffel Tower with its usual lighting at left, and after the lighting was switched off at right, at the occasion of the Earth Hour, in Paris, France. This Saturday, 28 March 8:30 p.m. local time, individuals, businesses, cities and landmarks around the world are switching off their lights for one hour to focus attention on climate change.
The Eiffel Tower went dark briefly to mark Earth Hour, the campaign to raise awareness about climate change. The five-minute dark-out on Saturday...