Toppled President Mohamed Morsy said during his trial along with other 130 suspects over prison break charges said, “third party will probably fail and coup will come to an end.”   “The coup... Wednesday, 23 April, 2014 - 17:09
Sama al-Masry
Dokki prosecutors on Wednesday released belly dancer Sama al-Masry pending investigation over charges of running an unlicensed TV channel. Prosecutors had ordered Masry's detention on Monday for four days pending... Wednesday, 23 April, 2014 - 15:30
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a joint news conference with Jordan's Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh (not seen) at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Amman 17 July 2013.
US Secretary of State John Kerry told Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy in a telephone call on Wednesday that he assured Congress that Egypt is committed to strategic relations with the United States, particularly in regards... Wednesday, 23 April, 2014 - 13:19
Car bombed in Faisal district, Giza, 15 April, 2014.
Giza Security Department source said on Wednesday that unknown elements planted bomb under car of Brigadier Ahmed Zaki, of 6 October City’s central security troops.   The bomb was remotely exploded once the... Wednesday, 23 April, 2014 - 12:28
Sama al-Masry
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a joint news conference with Jordan's Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh (not seen) at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Amman 17 July 2013.
Car bombed in Faisal district, Giza, 15 April, 2014.

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Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb and Major General Mohamed Ibrahim led the military funeral held over death of Brigadier Ahmed Zaki, of 6 October sentral security troops, who passed away on Wednesday after bomb placed under his car exploded.  ...

World

A handout picture released by the Hamas Press Office shows Palestinian Authority President Mahmud Abbas (R) shaking hands with Palestinian leader Ismail Haniya (L) during a meeting, Cairo, February 23, 2012, to implement the terms of a reconciliation deal they signed in the Egyptian capital in last May, which called for an interim government and general elections in a year.
(Reuters) - The Gaza-based Islamist group Hamas and President Mahmoud Abbas's Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) agreed on Wednesday to...
US President Barack Obama steps out from Air Force One as he arrives at Haneda International Airport in Tokyo 23 April 2014.  
US President Barack Obama has said Washington welcomes China's rise but that engagement with Beijing would not come at the expense of its Asian...
Pro-Russian men stand guard at a barricade near the police headquarters in Slaviansk 13 April 2014. Ukraine's Interior Minister on Sunday told residents in the eastern city of Slaviansk to stay indoors, in anticipation of clashes between pro-Russian militants who have seized official buildings and Ukrainian security forces.
Russia will respond if its interests are attacked in Ukraine, as they were in South Ossetia in 2008 which led to war with Georgia, Foreign Minister...

Economy

Petroleum Minister Sherif Ismail said Egypt receives oil aid estimated at around US$700 million monthly from Arab countries like Saudi Arabia, Emirates and Kuwait.   In a phone call with a talk show aired on the privately-owned CBC TV...

Culture

Antiquities Minister Mohamed Ibrahim said Saturday two ancient Pharaonic tombs belonging to the 26th dynasty (663-525 BC) had been discovered at the...
 Russell Crowe
Indonesia has banned Hollywood biblical epic "Noah" starring Russell Crowe, censors said Tuesday, the latest Muslim country to stop the...
Mohamed al-Badry, the Egyptian ambassador to Moscow, unveiled a statue of the Egyptian thinker and writer Abbas Mahmoud al-Akkad on Thursday at the...