The former UN Secretary General and former honorary president of the National Council for Human Rights, Boutros Ghaly told Al-Masry Al-Youm that he cannot judge President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's performance... Friday, 24 October, 2014 - 14:32
The EU Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis on Wednesday met with human rights activist Alaa Abd El-Fattah, according to the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies. The meeting... Friday, 24 October, 2014 - 13:00
The shadow of a Philippine Army personnel is cast on boxes of relief items from U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) for the victims of super typhoon Haiyan, at Villamor Air Base in Manila 13 November 2013. 
Auditors and employees at the US Agency for International Development say critical assessments of the agency's work in Egypt were removed from a report before it was released by the agency's inspector general,... Friday, 24 October, 2014 - 08:56
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Sources from the Salafi-oriented Nour Party said that the problem the party leaders suffer from is the search for Coptic candidates on its electoral lists to fulfill legal conditions of including Copts on all the lists... Thursday, 23 October, 2014 - 19:20
The shadow of a Philippine Army personnel is cast on boxes of relief items from U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) for the victims of super typhoon Haiyan, at Villamor Air Base in Manila 13 November 2013. 
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News

Sohag detectives, headed by Brigadier General Hussein Hamid, unraveled the mysterious killing of three family members who were shot dead while riding a motorcycle in front of their house in Maragha, Sohag. Major General Ibrahim Saber, head of  ...

World

Demonstrators gather in Qatif in the Shiite-populated Eastern Province of the Sunni kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 8 July 2012 
The Shi’ite Muslim minority in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province have long felt marginalised by the Sunni ruling dynasty, and protests for...
A customer samples a handgun at a shop in Glendale, California. Gabriel Bouys / AFP / Getty
The gunman in Wednesday's attack on Canada's capital had a criminal record and recently applied for a passport, planning to travel to Syria...
Volunteers, who have joined the Iraqi army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants from the radical Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) who have taken over Mosul and other northern provinces, prepare to board a bus in Baghdad, 20 June 2014.
Iraqi forces are months away from being able to start waging any kind of sustained ground offensive against the Islamic State and any similar effort...

Economy

Egypt could tap international bond markets to raise up to $1.5 billion next year to shore up its finances and is open to agreeing an International Monetary Fund loan package if needed, Finance Minister Hany Kadry Dimian said on Thursday. The Arab...

Culture

“Al-Ins wal Djinn” (Man and Demon) did well at its time of release in 1985, probably due to its high-profile cast that includes regionally-revered comedian Adel Imam playing against type, and a young, anorexic-looking Yousra.
Broadcast rights of 200 Egyptian movies and plays have been illegally sold to an Arab channel by a scammer, the Chamber of Cinema Industry at the...
When the refined Lotus Abdel Kerim regrettably gave me her lavishly elegant book “Journey in Search of Myself: Story of a Life” I felt...
A story-telling performance entitled 'There You Go Man' will be held on 24 October on the stage of Rawabet theatre in Downtown, organized by...