Police man in front of the Interior Ministry headquarters in Cairo - REUTERS
Eight leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood group in Cairo have been arrested, the Interior Ministry announced. The arrest took place during a group meeting where members were planning to "provoke the wrath of the... Wednesday, 18 January, 2017 - 15:51
An Egyptian worker brushes dust off a wooden coffin containing a linen-wrapped mummy covered in cartonnage near the Illahun Pyramid in Faiyum, 130 km (80 miles) southwest of Cairo , April 26, 2009, released by the Egyptian Supreme Council of Antiquities. REUTERS/Tarek Mostafa
The Egyptian Museum launched the Coffin Conservation Project on Tuesday, in cooperation with the US embassy in Cairo, to document and restore 600 wooden coffins over the course of the next two years. The museum won... Wednesday, 18 January, 2017 - 12:48
Tiran and Sanafir locate at the south entrance of the Gulf of Aqaba in the north part of the Red Sea.
 
According to reports in Saudi newspapers on Tuesday, the Egyptian court's nullification of the maritime demarcation agreement between Saudi Arabia and Egypt is just one round of litigation and not the end. Meanwhile... Wednesday, 18 January, 2017 - 11:33
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Software engineer Ahmed Abu el-Haz was going through a debilitating phase in his life after an operation. Being the dynamic and vibrant person he is, the surgeon’s instructions hit him hard: bed rest for three... Wednesday, 18 January, 2017 - 11:26
Police man in front of the Interior Ministry headquarters in Cairo - REUTERS
An Egyptian worker brushes dust off a wooden coffin containing a linen-wrapped mummy covered in cartonnage near the Illahun Pyramid in Faiyum, 130 km (80 miles) southwest of Cairo , April 26, 2009, released by the Egyptian Supreme Council of Antiquities. REUTERS/Tarek Mostafa
Tiran and Sanafir locate at the south entrance of the Gulf of Aqaba in the north part of the Red Sea.
 
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Egypt

A Cairo court judge decided Wednesday to release 12 individuals who were arrested for protesting at the Press Syndicate...
Egypt's House of Representatives
The parliamentary Legislative Committee approved a bill submitted by the government to amend Article 10 of Protest Law No....
The Parliament decided on Tuesday to raise the tax exemption limit from LE13,500 to LE24,000 a year.   MP Mohamed al-...

Middle East/North Africa

Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Islamic State-held districts in eastern Mosul and army units fought the insurgents...
The U.S. military said on Tuesday it carried out air strikes in Syria against Islamic State targets of interest to both...
Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday criticized delays in the U.S.-led coalition's offensive against...

World

Iran's foreign minister said on Tuesday Tehran opposed a U.S. presence at peace talks on Syria in the Kazakh capital...
The White House said Tuesday that the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba will still be open when President Barack Obama...
The world needs China and the United States to have a stable and cooperative relationship, Chinese President Xi Jinping told...

Business

AFP | Lufthansa aircraft at the Franz-Josef-Strauss-Airport in Munich, southern Germany, on September 10, 2014
Lufthansa is not in talks with Etihad about the Abu Dhabi-based carrier taking a stake in the German airline...
Egypt will fix its customs dollar exchange rate and adjust it on a monthly basis to help importers better cope with pricing...
EgyptAir Holding Company announced special offers for one-day round trips from Cairo and Borg al-Arab airports to domestic...

Science

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi inaugurated the Museum of Islamic Art on Wednesday morning after the restoration work...
An Ancient Egyptian mummy displayed at World Museum Liverpool Egypt galleries, captured by James Maloney
Revenues from historical tourist attractions decreased to US$38 million in 2015, compared to US$220 million in 2010,...
© AFP/File | Close-up shows a strain of listeria bacteria in the laboratory of departmental analysis of the Channel in St Lo, western France on May 10, 2000
 
 
 
When an illness-causing bug won't disappear with the usual drugs, patients are given last-resort antibiotics such as...

Arts

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi inaugurated the Museum of Islamic Art on Wednesday morning after the restoration work...
Following the footsteps of Egyptian international superstars Omar Al-Sherif and Amr Waked the Egyptian actor Maged Al-Masry began the New Year with his participation in an international film "the outcast" along with the Golden Globe and Oscar nominee Eric Roberts and Patrick Kilpatrick in American film The Outcast.
 
Following in the footsteps of Egyptian superstars Omar Al-Sherif and Amr Waked, Egyptian actor Maged el-Masry started out...
American actress and pop singer Lindsay Lohan caused a storm of controversy on social media. Logan chose to omit all the...

Living

The answer is yes. If you are walking down Tagamou Khames neighborhood you will find a bicycle-shaped cart stationed at several place there with lots of books and a young lady standing behind it waiting for manic readers.            
 
In Cairo we used to see fava bean (ful), Taamiya and Kebda food carts roaming the grey streets every day, with dozens of...
A man uses his laptop to test a new high speed inflight Internet service named Fli-Fi while on a special JetBlue media flight out of John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York December 11
Global airline passengers have a 39% chance of stepping onboard an aircraft equipped with Wi-Fi. According to an...
running
New research which looked at MRI scans of runners brains suggests that those who run have greater functional connectivity in...