U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri shake hands before a meeting at a hotel in Cairo June 22, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski/Pool
 


 
 

 
Egypt's foreign minister discussed a 1995 resolution to create a Middle East zone free of nuclear weapons with his American counterpart, on Tuesday evening.  The Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shukri and U.... Tuesday, 28 April, 2015 - 13:05
A helicopter flies overhead as soldiers in military vehicles proceed towards al-Jura district in El-Arish city from Sheikh Zuwaid, around 350 km (217 miles) northeast of Cairo May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer
 


 
 

 
A soldier was injured on Tuesday morning following the explosion of an IED on Arish-Rafah road at the entrance to the city of Sheikh Zuweid in North Sinai.   Security sources in North Sinai said in a press... Tuesday, 28 April, 2015 - 12:30
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb issued a decision Monday, sealing off another area in the Northern Sinai city of Rafah, expanding the buffer zone on the border with the Gaza Strip.    Residents of the area will... Tuesday, 28 April, 2015 - 11:57
The death toll from Nepal's devastating earthquake could reach 10,000, the prime minister said on Tuesday, as residents frustrated by the government's slow response used their bare hands to dig for signs of... Tuesday, 28 April, 2015 - 10:37
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri shake hands before a meeting at a hotel in Cairo June 22, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski/Pool
 


 
 

 
A helicopter flies overhead as soldiers in military vehicles proceed towards al-Jura district in El-Arish city from Sheikh Zuwaid, around 350 km (217 miles) northeast of Cairo May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer
 


 
 

 

Egypt

A new initiative entitled 'Long Live Egypt', will be spearheaded by renowned Egyptian diver Wael Omar to promote...
Prominent media host Yousry Fouda
Presenter and journalist Yousri Fouda criticized the media and explained the Egyptian mindset in an interview Monday with...
Egypt has used an amateur and unprofessional website to determine the location of its EGYPTSAT2 satellite, according to the...

Middle East/North Africa

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter gestures during an interview with Reuters, Cairo, January 12, 2012. Carter said on Thursday, after meeting Egypt's military rulers and political parties, the army was unlikely to surrender all of its powers by mid-2012, highlighting the potential for further power struggles.
Former US President Jimmy Carter will arrive in the Gaza Strip this Thursday to meet with officials from the Islamic...
Ultra-radical Islamic State insurgents have killed at least 2,154 people off the battlefield in Syria since the end of June...
A general view shows a meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council in the Saudi capital Riyadh in May 2012. The United States is pushing Gulf countries to develop missile defense plans, amid what they see is a rising threat from Iran, US officials said Friday.
Gulf Arab leaders will meet in Saudi Arabia next week to prepare for a May summit with US President Barack Obama, Kuwait...

World

 shortage of specialized legal care and protection means that victims of trafficking and bonded labor in India fail to...
he Finnish military fired on Tuesday handheld underwater depth charges as a warning against a suspected submarine in waters...
Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades will meet newly elected Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci on May 2 to push...

Business

Egyptian developer Palm Hills
 Palm Hills reported a first-quarter net profit after minority interests of LE215 million ($28.2 million), up from 50...
A Russian trade delegation is scheduled to visit Cairo in May 2015, to attend the Russian-Egyptian investment forum, aimed...
A senior official in the Ministry of Petroleum said on Sunday, that the Egyptian Maintenance Company (EMC) has obtained a...

Science

Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty announced on Sunday a new project that will document artifacts and protect them from...
The BioSure HIV Self Test kit reacts to antibodies in a drop of the person's blood, producing two purple lines in the event of a positive diagnosis (AFP Photo/Rodger Bosch)



 



 
Britain's first legally-approved HIV self-testing kit went on sale online on Monday, promising a result in just 15...
Researchers believe they may have found the cause of asthma and have published a study at Cardiff University that indicates...

Arts

Hollywood star George Clooney has joined Britain’s super-rich list, according to the Sunday Times, thanks to his...
Cast member Vin Diesel poses for media during a promotional event for ''Fast & Furious 7'' in Beijing, March 26, 2015.
Nothing, it seems, and certainly not Blake Lively, can get "Furious 7" to slam on the brakes. The mega-grossing...
Justin Bieber attends the 3rd annual Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards during the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival at NYU Paulson Auditorium in New York April 27, 2012.
 
A lawsuit against pop star Justin Bieber over an incident involving a photographer in Miami has been resolved, according to...

Living

Marriage ring
Italy has slashed the time it takes to get a divorce to six months from three years in the latest sign of the Catholic...
Broga yoga for men
 
Men who crave the benefits of yoga but recoil at sharing the experience with a room full of women are turning to Broga, a...
Kim Kardashian and her former stepfather Bruce Jenner
Nearly 40 years after his record-breaking Olympic gold-medal win in the decathlon, Bruce Jenner will likely make history in...