Former intelligence chief Omar Suleiman
Former CIA director Michael Morell disclosed in his book, "The Great War of Our Time" (to be published soon), new details about the January 25 2011 revolution and the agency's failure to anticipate the... Tuesday, 5 May, 2015 - 13:50
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Business activity in Egypt's private sector, excluding oil, came close to stabilising in April after a three-month contraction, as new orders rose, a survey showed on Tuesday. The HSBC Egypt Purchasing Managers... Tuesday, 5 May, 2015 - 13:47
Egyptian Foreign Ministry
 Egypt will be hosting an expanded forum for Libyan tribes later this month to "unify the Libyan people," the Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday. The ministry said in a statement that the forum aims... Tuesday, 5 May, 2015 - 12:51
Bomb explodes inside students' apartment  
A homemade bomb exploded on Tuesday inside an apartment owned by three Al-Azhar University students, situated in the Arab Contractors area in Nasr City.   The injured have been transferred to the hospital in a... Tuesday, 5 May, 2015 - 12:48
Former intelligence chief Omar Suleiman
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Egypt

Al-Masry Al-Youm's No. 3968 issue of April 26, 2015 published on page 10 an interview that Amr al-Leithy conducted...
 Egypt's supplies minister said on Tuesday that it has so far bought about 1.6 million tonnes of local wheat since...
Arab customs directors will meet in the Saudi capital Riyadh to discuss the Arab customs cooperation agreement in...

Middle East/North Africa

Deputy Executive Director of the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) Yoka Brandt has warned that the situation of women and...
India will push ahead this week with plans to build a port in southeast Iran, two sources said, with Prime Minister Narendra...
Saudi-led coalition should stop targeting Yemen's Sanaa airport, the United Nations said on Monday, as it prepared a...

World

Some groups feed off Islamophobia, but the Muslim community abroad should not get provoked, a senior official of the Turkish...
Italy's parliament on Monday gave final approval to a new electoral law championed by Prime Minister Matteo Renzi...
Woman runs for safety during gunfire in Bangui, Central Africa
Armed factions in the Central African Republic have agreed to free all child soldiers and other children who may be used as...

Business

Shareholders in Egypt's GB Auto have subscribed to almost all of its LE960 million ($125.82 million) rights issue as the...
Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy
 Egypt's state-backed Food Industries Holding Company (FIHC) has issued an international tender to purchase up to...
Egypt's Emmar Misr said on Tuesday its board had recommended to shareholders that the developer offer 600 million shares...

Science

Usha Ghatowar smiles wryly when asked about the pay she earns picking leaves at a colonial-era tea garden in India's...
Climate change could drive up to a sixth of animals and plants on Earth to extinction unless governments cut rising...
Tharu Castle
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty has announced the discovery of an ancient Egyptian army camp in the Tjaru Fortress in...

Arts

Rihanna arrives at the Costume Institute Gala Benefit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, in New York, on May 5, 2015
China's march towards global ascendancy has taken another leap forward -- at least when it comes to New York high...
Designers elevate Chinese culture at Beijing Fashion Week
 
 East meets West in a new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art that juxtaposes the influence of Chinese art,...
 
Khedival Cairo was characterized by its wide streets and beautiful roundabouts that facilitated the flow through the city.
Several intellectuals and politicians have requested the cultural Riche cafe be preserved and have urged the government to...

Living

Participants work out during a Spiderband fitness class in a handout picture taken at Fuel Fitness in Brooklyn, New York, in October, 2014.
Forget that ratty T-shirt. Workout clothes have gone high-tech and fashion forward.   Trendy fitness studios, slimming...
 by Robin Millard | Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge holds her newly-born daughter at St Mary's Hospital in central London, on May 2, 2015
 
 
 
Britain's new baby princess has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, Kensington Palace announced on Monday.   The...
An Iranian youth gets a haircut in an uptown Tehran barber's shop
 
 
 
Hairstyles of a spiky and unorthodox nature have reportedly been banned in Iran because they imply devil-worship, while...