texas-Gunmen killed outside US anti-Islamic cartoon contest
Texas police shot dead two gunmen who opened fire on Sunday outside an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad that was organized by an anti-Islamic group and billed as a free-speech event.   The shooting in... Monday, 4 May, 2015 - 11:44
Adviser at the National Center for Middle East Studies, Mohamed Mogahed al-Zayat, has ruled out that Egyptian troops were deployed to Yemen.   Zayat does not expect Egyptian or Saudi troops to be deployed to Yemen... Monday, 4 May, 2015 - 11:02
Rescuers help people in the sea after a boat carring some 250 migrants crashed into rocks as they tried to enter the port of Pantelleria, an island off the southern coast of Italy, on 13 April 2011
About 4,800 migrants were plucked from boats off the coast of Libya over the weekend and 10 bodies were recovered, Italy's coast guard and navy said, in what looked to be the biggest rescue operation of its kind so... Sunday, 3 May, 2015 - 21:55
Egyptian navy
The Egyptian government said it had extended by three months the deployment of "some elements of the armed forces" abroad, enabling it to continue participating in a Saudi-led coalition that has been launching... Sunday, 3 May, 2015 - 21:29
texas-Gunmen killed outside US anti-Islamic cartoon contest
Rescuers help people in the sea after a boat carring some 250 migrants crashed into rocks as they tried to enter the port of Pantelleria, an island off the southern coast of Italy, on 13 April 2011
Egyptian navy

Egypt

On Thursday 8 November 2011, a few hundred people, mostly public hospital workers, make their way towards the Maspero building as part of the mock funeral procession to raise awareness about the need for a raise in hospital budgets, staff salaries and overall building security.  
Secretary General of the Cairo Doctors' Syndicate Ehab Taher has criticized the new civil service law No.18 of 2015,...
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb has called for a study on the new land corridor, east of the High Dam lake, to link Alaqy...
Garrido
Mahmoud Taher, Chairman of the Ahli Football Club, has officially dismissed Juan Carlos Garrido, the team's coach. He...

Middle East/North Africa

ench President Francois Hollande, seeking to strengthen political and business ties with the energy-rich Gulf states,...
The United States and its allies staged 17 strikes on Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria in a 24-hour period ending...
Israeli protesters, Jews of Ethiopian origin, participate in a protest on what they say was police violence against their community in Jerusalem April 30, 2015.
 
Hundreds of Israeli Jews of Ethiopian origin blocked a main Tel Aviv road on Sunday, stepping up anti-racism protests...

World

Surveying her destroyed cornfield in northern Botswana, Minsozie Kasaira wishes for a return to the days of elephant hunting...
Nepali police and local volunteers found the bodies of about 100 trekkers and villagers buried in an avalanche set off by...
Boko Haram fighters killed older boys and men in front of their families before taking women and children into the forest...

Business

Tourists arriving in Egypt
Officials from 35 Russian tourist agencies, airlines and hotel services' companies are expecting Russian tourism to the...
 Egypt's central bank said on Monday it sold US$500 million in the interbank market to meet outstanding demand for...
Egypt's market closed in the red zone on Sunday's session, as the EGX30 declined by 1.26 percent, reaching 8,562.97...

Science

Tharu Castle
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty has announced the discovery of an ancient Egyptian army camp in the Tjaru Fortress in...
Headache
Strength training might help prevent tension headaches, or at least reduce their pain, according to a small Danish study....
working out
Groin injuries are common in sports requiring quick direction changes, acceleration and deceleration – and they’...

Arts

Britney Spears
Pop star Britney Spears has canceled two of her Las Vegas shows after injuring her ankle in a fall during a performance....
 B.B. King performs at the 32nd annual B.B. King Homecoming concert
Blues legend B.B. King was in hospice care Friday at his home in Las Vegas, according to a longtime business associate with...
Noah's Ark
Students from the Faculty of Mass Communication at Cairo University have shot a graduation project documentary film about...

Living

A woman blows giant bubbles in a street in the town of Appenzell, eastern Switzerland on April 28, 2013
In general, friends and family seem to be the driving forces behind women's happiness. In France, almost half of the...
Kate, Duchess of Cambridge holds her newborn baby princess
Princess Charlotte has a certain ring to it. Or how about Princess Alice?   Britain's newborn princess has spent...
A French oral surgeon performs maxillofacial reconstruction surgery (dental implants) in an operating room
A south Florida man is suing a hospital for emotional distress, saying his leg was amputated and thrown in the garbage with...