Egypt's Supreme Administrative Court accepted on Saturday a request to recuse the panel reviewing an appeal against the annulment of the maritime border demarcation agreement between Egypt and Saudi Arabia.... Saturday, 27 August, 2016 - 16:29
On Saturday, the South Banha Criminal Court upheld its decision to release human rights lawyer, Malek Adly, after refusing an appeal made by the prosecution.  Lawyer Mokhtar Mounir said that the Criminal court... Saturday, 27 August, 2016 - 16:08
© Italian Navy/AFP/File | Migrants sit in a boat during a rescue operation off the coast of Sicily in early December
 
 
 
The brother of a 13-year-old boy who made the perilous crossing from Egypt to Italy by boat last week to get urgent medical help for his younger sibling has been admitted to Sheikh Zayed Hospital in 6th of October... Saturday, 27 August, 2016 - 15:59
The French beach ban on Islamic garb has caused controversy over women's rights and secularism and confusion over what constitutes a burkini (AFP Photo/Raymond Roig)

 
France's highest administrative court on Friday suspended a controversial ban on the burkini by a French Riviera town after it was challenged by rights groups.   In a judgement expected to set a precedent, the... Friday, 26 August, 2016 - 17:36
© Italian Navy/AFP/File | Migrants sit in a boat during a rescue operation off the coast of Sicily in early December
 
 
 
The French beach ban on Islamic garb has caused controversy over women's rights and secularism and confusion over what constitutes a burkini (AFP Photo/Raymond Roig)

 

Egypt

The weather this Sunday is expected to be hot and fairly humid in Cairo and Egypt’s northern cities, and ...
Cranes lift a Cairo-bound train that derailed near a stop in Beni Suef
On Saturday, southbound trains resumed a normal service after a five-hour delay due to a train derailing near the village of...
Eighteen Egyptian construction workers were injured in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday when the foundations of a building under...

Middle East/North Africa

Tunisia's new government won a confidence vote late on Friday after the Prime Minister Youssef Chahed warned in...
A US Navy ship fired warning shots toward an Iranian fast-attack craft that approached two US ships, a Pentagon spokesman...
Israeli soldiers on Friday shot and killed an apparently unarmed Palestinian who ran toward their position in a Palestinian...

World

President Robert Mugabe warned protesters on Friday there would be no "Arab Spring" in Zimbabwe after anti-...
Protesting Bolivian miners on Friday abandoned a roadblock where a day earlier they kidnapped a government deputy minister,...
Bangladesh security forces killed four militants on Saturday, including the alleged mastermind of an attack on a cafe in...

Business

Apple Inc issued a patch on Thursday to fix a dangerous security flaw in iPhones and iPads after researchers discovered that...
The minister responsible for food subsidies in Egypt, the world's biggest wheat importer, resigned on Thursday amid a...
Oil prices fell on Friday after the Saudi energy minister tempered expectations of strong market intervention by producers...

Science

obesity/ over-weight/ Weight scale
Being overweight can raise the likelihood of being diagnosed with cancers of the stomach and digestive tract, as well as...
Monsanto Co has withdrawn an application seeking approval for its next generation of genetically modified cotton seeds in...
The US Consulate in Alexandria has handed over four artifacts to the Antiquities Ministry after consulate staff found them...

Arts

Jane Levy in ''Don't Breathe.'' REUTERS/Sony Pictures
 
"Don't Breathe", a tense psychological horror-thriller, is expected to topple DC antiheroes "Suicide...
Britney Spears
Britney Spears is hitting up pop culture one more time, releasing a new album, singing retro karaoke hits and about to take...
Netflix
Netflix is poking fun at North Korea's recent foray into on-demand TV, calling itself a "Manbang knockoff" on...

Living

The reborn Lightweight E-Type Jaguar. — Handout via AFP
When it comes to automotive objects of desire very few classic cars are as rare as a genuine Lightweight Jaguar E-Type or a...
exercise / work out
If you're not sure of the best way to improve your cardiovascular health, results of a US study suggest that it doesn...
Melbourne, Australia
If there's one thing wrong with living in Melbourne, it's probably the boring inevitability of being named one of...