Army deplys in North Sinai
Unknown assailants shot dead two Central Security officers in Sheikh Zuwayed in North Sinai on Friday, hours after the army declared the death of three jihadists in military campaign in the restive peninsula.  ... Friday, 25 July, 2014 - 18:22
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during a joint news conference with Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in Baghdad 13 January 2014.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon urged  in a statement on Friday released by his office to begin an immediate truce between Israel and Hamas during the Muslim Eid al-Fitr feast.   "On this, the last... Friday, 25 July, 2014 - 15:31
Investigations into the killing of 22 army soldiers at the New Valley province, west of Cairo, last Saturday, have revealed the involvement of a former commando officer, security sources said.   The former officer... Friday, 25 July, 2014 - 12:18
A senior high board member in the Nour Party speaking in front of the Shura Council
The Nour Party member in the presidency board Shaaban Abdel Alim has urged all political parties on Thursday to refrain from forming coalitions and to start pressuring the government to finish the process of... Friday, 25 July, 2014 - 01:27
Army deplys in North Sinai
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during a joint news conference with Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in Baghdad 13 January 2014.
A senior high board member in the Nour Party speaking in front of the Shura Council

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From left to right: A March 26, 2013 file photo shows qatar's Emir Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani attending the opening of the Arab League summit in the qatari capital Doha, and his son, qatari Crown Prince Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani smiling as he arrives in the Bahraini capital of Manama on December 24, 2012.
Qatar has denied reports it had proposed an initiative to end the bloody encounter between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza Strip as the death toll in the enclave from Israeli raids top 800.   Assistant foreign minister, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Abdul...

World

Anti-Putin MPs in Ukraine
Ukraine's parliament said on Friday it had yet to receive a resignation letter from Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk so could not vote on whether...
Francois Hollande
Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight in the West African state of Mali that killed all 116 people on board,...
Plane
Authorities have lost contact with an Air Algerie flight en route from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso to Algiers with 110 passengers on board, Algeria...

Economy

Transport Minister Hany Dahy said Friday that international companies are vying to win a deal with the Egyptian side for the manufacture of 700 high-quality train cars.   The minister told Al-Masry Al-Youm that a Hungarian offer enjoys several...

Culture

Sekhemka statue
Egypt has failed to retrieve an Ancient pharaonic statue before it was sold for £14 million at a UK auction hall. An official source at the...
An Antiquities Ministry official left Cairo on Monday to follow up on developments of selling statue of Sekhemka, of the fifth dynasty, in London....
President Gamal Abdel Nasser 
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour said that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will open the museum of the late president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 2015....