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
Islamic State Jihadist addressimh West, Egypt before the beheading of 21 Egyptian hostages in Libya
Islamic State militants have slit the throats of five journalists working for a Libyan TV station in the eastern part of the country, an army commander said on Monday. The reporters had been missing since August, when... Monday, 27 April, 2015 - 22:11
Security sources in North Sinai announced on Monday that nine militants allegedly belonging to Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis, a terrorist group active in North Sinai, were killed during a crackdown by the armed forces and police... Monday, 27 April, 2015 - 15:21
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Egypt's market incurred heavy losses on Monday's session, with the benchmark index EGX30 falling by 1.62 percent, recording 8,493.68 points and a turnover of 465.8million, according to the data from the Egyptian... Monday, 27 April, 2015 - 15:13
Islamic State Jihadist addressimh West, Egypt before the beheading of 21 Egyptian hostages in Libya
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Egypt

The number of sexual harassment complaints in Egypt declined between December 25 and April 18, compared to a hike in the...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will head to the Cypriot capital Nicosia Tuesday on an official one-day visit to hold talks...
Tourists
Tourism Minister Khaled Ramy has decided not to extend the Russian tourists' visa fee exemption.   In mid-January,...

Middle East/North Africa

The humanitarian situation in Yemen has become catastrophic, the Red Cross said on Monday, as Saudi-led aircraft pounded...
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will meet US Secretary of State John Kerry at the opening of a UN conference...
Students from the Amasya Technical Sciences Vocational School in Turkey have invented special clothing for blind people,...

World

A NATO mission policing Baltic airspace amid heightened tensions with Russia has forged a rather exotic alliance to ensure...
The captain of a South Korean ferry that sank last year, killing 304 people, was found guilty of homicide by an appeals...
Baltimore erupted in violence on Monday as hundreds of rioters looted stores, burned buildings and at least 15 police...

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...