The British Daily Mail pointed out that US First Lady Michelle Obama did not seem “impressed” by her visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, judging by her “grim face” as she had to step... Wednesday, 28 January, 2015 - 13:54
Protesters cheer with drums near a poster of army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi as they gather for a mass protest to support the army in Tahrir Square in Cairo, July 26, 2013. REUTERS
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi stressed strong relations between Egypt and Arab countries, pointing out that Egypt has not shown disrespect to Qatar at the official level at all.   Regarding an amelioration in... Wednesday, 28 January, 2015 - 13:24
Banking expert Passant Fahmy criticized previous televised remarks by Central Bank Governor Hisham Ramez in which he said he would surprise the market with new decisions to resolve the crisis of the dollar.  ... Wednesday, 28 January, 2015 - 11:46
Eight persons were injured in a bomb blast near Musturud security ambush, Qalyubia governorate, according to Health Ministry.   In a statement issued on Tuesday, the ministry said that “seven of the injured... Wednesday, 28 January, 2015 - 11:34
Protesters cheer with drums near a poster of army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi as they gather for a mass protest to support the army in Tahrir Square in Cairo, July 26, 2013. REUTERS

News

Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim has stressed necessity to confront all forms of violations of the law and praised policemen’s morale and insistence to face challenges the country has been through.   On Tuesday the minister inspected the...

World

A customer uses a petrol nozzle to fill up his tank in a gas station in Nice August 27, 2012.
 
Oil prices fell in Asia Wednesday as dealers await the outcome of a US Federal Reserve meeting and the release of a US supply report expected to show...
 man walks past screens displaying a television news programme showing an image of Kenji Goto, one of two Japanese citizens taken captive by Islamic State militants, on a street in Tokyo January 25, 2015.
The mother of Islamic State captive Kenji Goto appealed for his life on Wednesday after a new video appeared to show the Japanese journalist...
3 OF 5. Lebanon's Hezbollah members raise their fists and rifles while carrying the coffin of Jihad Moughniyah during his funeral in Beirut's suburbs January 19, 2015. 
Israeli aircraft struck Syrian army artillery positions early on Wednesday, the military said, in retaliation for rockets launched at the Israel...

Economy

Egypt’s businessmen union held a meeting Monday which discussed the consequences of the falling exchange rates of Russian, Ukrainian and Belarusian currencies on Egyptian tourism and exports.   Ahmed Balbaa, head of the tourism committee...

Culture

Odeon Cinema will screen a special showing next Sunday evening of the documentary film “The Mulberry House” (Bayt al-Toot) at al-...
Islamic Preacher Amr Khaled
Islamic preacher Amr Khaled said that the hero of his new novel called “Rafy Barakat” does not depict himself, adding that the novel is...
Artifacts illegally unearthed in Alexandria
An independent campaign has unveiled a “terrifying” surge in illegal excavations by citizens in the slums of the coastal province of...

Life Style

A man sells avocados outside a food market in Havana September 1, 2010.
  Eating a heart-healthy diet that includes avocados may lower so-called bad cholesterol among otherwise healthy overweight and obese people,...
A cat drinks from a walkway in a flooded neighborhood in central Bangkok, 23 October 2011. 
All the cats of downtown know Ragaa Abdel Qadir. She loves them. She has been living among them for more than 25 years and considers them as her...
Women in poor countries lose out on $9 trillion a year - more than the combined gross domestic products of Britain, France and Germany...