Google celebrates Youssef Chahine birthday anniversary with doodle
“Skoot…hanswar” (Silence…We will shoot) and “El cimena…dana amoot men gherha” (Cinema…I die without it). These are the two most famous quotes of one of the greatest... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 17:31
 protests on the fourth anniversary of the 25 January revolution 
The death toll rose to 11 people on Sunday as protests erupted in some areas in Egypt commemorating the 2011 uprising against former leader Hosni Mubarak, the Health Ministry announced Sunday.   "Two died... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 16:35
Army deplys in North Sinai
Unknown armed assailants kidnapped on Sunday a young man in North Sinai who belongs to one of the tribes south of Sheikh Zuweid, a police source said. The source accused the Sinai-based militant group Ansar Bayt al-... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 16:07
Shaimaa Sabbagh: A woman protester was shot dead in central Cairo on Saturday 01/24/2015
Witnesses have told prosecution services that police forces were behind the shooting of a socialist activist during a limited, symbolic march in Downtown Cairo on Saturday as the Interior Ministry denied the accusations... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 16:04
Google celebrates Youssef Chahine birthday anniversary with doodle
 protests on the fourth anniversary of the 25 January revolution 
Army deplys in North Sinai
Shaimaa Sabbagh: A woman protester was shot dead in central Cairo on Saturday 01/24/2015


© AFP / by Marc Burleigh | French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve (4th-R) chairs an international meeting against terrorism at the interior ministry in Paris on January 11, 2015
Maged Mandour, a Cambridge graduate with a Masters in International Relation and policy analyst with the website openDemocracy, criticized the EU policies for supporting despots in the Arab world and granting them the legitimacy to crackdown on...


© AFP/File / by Hélène Colliopoulou | An election poster hangs in front of the campaign kiosk for the anti-austerity Syriza party bearing a slogan which translates as 'the hope is coming' in Athens on January 14, 2015
Greeks began voting on Sunday in an election expected to bring to power the radical leftist Syriza party, which has pledged to take on international...
© Al-Furqan Media/AFP/File | Screen grab taken off a video on January 20, 2015 reportedly released by the IS group through Al-Furqan Media allegedly shows Japanese hostages Kenji Goto (L) and Haruna Yukawa (R) with a black-clad militant brandishing a knife
- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday called the killing of a Japanese captive by Islamic State militants "outrageous" and...
© AFP | Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro demonstrate in front of riot police in Caracas on January 24, 2015
Demonstrators against Venezuela's economic crisis -- facing sky-high inflation and shortages of food and consumer goods -- took to the streets in...


© AFP/File | Emirati men sit under a stock market screen at the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) in Dubai, on January 30, 2011
 Stock markets in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar were mixed in low-volume trade on Sunday as most countries in the Middle East closed their bourses following the death of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah. His successor King Salman pledged...


Actress Emma Watson poses at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of ''American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity'' in New York May 3, 2010.
  British actress Emma Watson urged young men to speak out when women are degraded, husbands to support wives to pursue their ambitions and...
Actress Sienna Miller, director Clint Eastwood and actor Bradley Cooper arrive for the premiere of the film ''American Sniper'' in New York, December 15, 2014.
An Arab-American civil rights organization has asked "American Sniper" director Clint Eastwood and actor Bradley Cooper to denounce hateful...
Magda Wassef, head of the Luxor Festival for Egyptian and European Cinema confirmed a large number of films will take part in the festival.  ...

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A worker from St Mary's Lacor hospital disinfects villagers during an earlier Ebola outbreak in Uganda. Seven doctors and 13 health workers at Kampala's Mulago hospital are in quarantine after "at least one or two cases" were taken there, with one later dying from the virus.
  A British nurse who had been critically ill with Ebola after working in Sierra Leone has been discharged from a London hospital after making a...
  The ability to remember locations and directions may suffer when deep sleep is disrupted by breathing difficulties, a new study suggests....
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With less sleep, normal aging-related structural changes in the brain progress slightly faster in middle-aged and older people, according to a new...