Army deplys in North Sinai
 An employee at North Sinai's traffic administration was gunned down early Saturday by unidentified assailants, police sources said. The sources, who preferred to remain anonymous, told Aswat Masriya that the... Saturday, 31 January, 2015 - 11:32
 A student at al-Azhar University was killed and five individuals were injured in Sharqiya following protests held in support of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Mursi on Friday, a security source said. Dozens... Saturday, 31 January, 2015 - 10:41
The banned Muslim Brotherhood called on Egypt's armed forces to "return to its barracks" and to rehabilitate the people of Sinai on Friday, in reaction to deadly militant attacks which targeted the Sinai... Saturday, 31 January, 2015 - 10:35
After having used the Internet profusely for propaganda and recruitment, jihadist organisations have realised that investigators are gleaning crucial information online and are increasingly concealing their web presence... Saturday, 31 January, 2015 - 10:01
Army deplys in North Sinai

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Demos for social justice
Some politicians see that the January revolution has succeeded insofar as it has toppled the head of the regime, but it has failed to achieve other goals.   Ali Amin of the Wafd Party in Suez said the revolution toppled Mubarak but did not...

World

© AFP | Supporters of the Huthi movement attend a gathering, called out for by the Yemeni Shiite Huthi group leader Abdulmalik al-Huthi, to discuss the country's security and political situation in Sanaa on January 30, 2015
 
 
 
Yemen's Shiite militia and ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh's party held a meeting boycotted by others parties Friday to discuss ending the...
© AFP/File | Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara arrive at Tokyo's Haneda airport on May 11, 2014
 
 
 
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday dismissed as "false" reports that his wife Sara had pocketed at least $1,000 worth...
Smoke rises from a oil refinery in Baiji, north of Baghdad June 19, 2014.
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 Islamic State militants struck at Kurdish forces southwest of the Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Friday, while bombs in Kirkuk, Baghdad, Samarra and...

Economy

The Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX) has made gains worth LE 26.7 billion (US $3.56 billion)during January. Stocks of the listed companies surged by 5.4%, posting LE 526.7 billion compared to LE 500 billion in December, the bourse weekly report showed...

Culture

Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty reopens the Royal Jewelry in Alexandria 
Egypt has managed to retrieve and claim title to 274 illegally smuggled artifacts from Spain and France, the Antiquities Ministry has declared...
A pile of books
Speed reading has been around for more than half a century, but new apps are bringing the technique into the digital age, helping users breeze...
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb has opened the 46th session of Cairo International Book Fair.   The opening was attended by Culture Minister Gaber...

Life Style

Street vendor selling clothes in Cairo
Citizens were unexpectedly surprised with sales up to 70 percent on Cairo streets in the middle of the winter season.    Recession was the...
Everyone knows that walking limbers the aging body, but did you know it keeps the mind supple as well? Research shows that walking can actually boost...
A trained climber treating the infested palm tree from the red palm weevil.
“Participating in one of the world’s largest palm date exhibitions in Abu Dhabi back in December and selling our local products to an...