Army in Sinai
A roadside bomb struck an Egyptian army vehicle late Thursday killing an officer and a soldier in the insurgent flashpoint of the Sinai Peninsula, security officials said. The attack occurred south of the town of El-... Friday, 26 December, 2014 - 10:50
View of the main newsroom at the Al-Jazeera headquarters in Doha, on November 14, 2006.
The media adviser of Egypt's legitimate President Morsi shows understanding for Qatar's about turn with regard to the Egyptian Revolution according to the Muslim Brotherhood official  website. Ahmed Abdel-... Thursday, 25 December, 2014 - 19:11
The Trade and Industry Ministry has released its expectations for 2015, with a number of agreements and new job opportunities.   The ministry, according to a statement released on Thursday, is anticipating... Thursday, 25 December, 2014 - 18:46
Dr. Yehia al-Shazly, a spokesperson for the National Committee to Combat Viral Hepatitis, said that five new Sovaldi dismemberment centers were added to bring the total number to 21 centers nationwide. The... Thursday, 25 December, 2014 - 17:10
Army in Sinai
View of the main newsroom at the Al-Jazeera headquarters in Doha, on November 14, 2006.

News

Al-Taweed Wal Nour
Sayed al-Suerky, the owner of the Al-Tawhid Wal Nour department store was referred to a misdemeanor court on Thursday on charges of insulting the Egyptian flag, according to Law No. 41 of 2014 that was issued by former Interim President Adly Mansour...

World

 A special ambulance containing an Italian doctor with Ebola arrives at the Lazzero Spallanzani hospital in Rome early on November 25, 2014 after an Boeing KC-767 delivered him to the military airport of Pratica di Mare
 
 
 
Europe will be "vulnerable" if it does not regard viruses as a "national security issue" like the United States, the...
Riot police use tear gas to disperse the crowd during an anti-government protest in Istanbul June 1, 2013.
A 16-year-old high school student has been arrested in central Turkey for "insulting" President Recep Tayyip Erdogan by accusing him and...
Israeli police detain a Palestinian youth following clashes after Friday prayers in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Wadi al-Joz, 24 October 2014.
A knife-wielding Palestinian wounded two Israeli police officers on Friday in Jerusalem's Old City, the scene of months of tensions, authorities...

Economy

Egyptian shares traded sideways in Thursday’s session with EGX30 closing 0.30% down recording 8,740.12 points and a turnover of LE372million.   Meanwhile, the EGX70 and the EGX100 also closed up 0.14 percent and 0.47 percent respectively...

Culture

an Egyptian antiquities expert dusts an ancient marble plate, about 4,200-years-old, in Nov. 2001. The plate was found in a tomb near the Sakkara pyramids, an ancient burial ground in Egypt.
From decorated pottery to intricate wall carvings, ancient Egyptian artifacts serve as records of life along the Nile Valley for the past 6,000 years...
A pile of books
“This year’s best seller lists include a lot of familiar authors and characters—over half of the books on the lists are part of a...
Lobna Abdel Aziz
Actress Lobna Abdel Aziz told talk show host Isaad Younis of the CBC channel that strange things happened to the cast while shooting the film “...

Life Style

Recollections of strict, unaffectionate parents were more common among young adults with an unhealthy attachment to Internet use, compared to their...
© AFP/File / by Salam Faraj | Displaced Iraqi Christians, who fled the violence in the city of Mosul, rest inside a class room after they took refuge in Arbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq, on August 20, 2014
 
 
 
For 40-year-old Ghassan, who shares a small, damp Baghdad classroom with nine relatives, Christmas this year is offering little to celebrate. "...
© AFP/File / by Rita Daou | Syrian children attend a class inside a tent at a refugee camp in the Lebanese village of Baaloul, west of the Bekaa Valley, on December 16, 2014
 
 
 
In a squalid camp in eastern Lebanon, a school in a tent with a chalkboard and brightly coloured desks offers children who fled Syria's war a...