A woman writes on a banner of well wishes for the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 14 March 2014.
Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official and aviation experts said, potentially the biggest breakthrough in the search for... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 11:52
Suspected Jewish attackers torched a Palestinian home in the occupied West Bank on Friday, killing an 18-month-old toddler and seriously injuring three other family members, an act that Israel's prime minister... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 11:45
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R), Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
 

 

 
Egypt and Saudi Arabia signed a pact in Cairo Thursday aimed at boosting military and economic ties between the two Arab allies.   Relations have warmed since the 2013 ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi,... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 11:11
Egypt's central bank kept its benchmark interest rates unchanged at a monetary policy committee meeting on Thursday. The overnight deposit rate remained 8.75 percent and the overnight lending rate was steady at 9.75... Friday, 31 July, 2015 - 09:17
A woman writes on a banner of well wishes for the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 14 March 2014.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R), Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
 

 

 

Egypt

Egypt men's national volleyball team, Poznań 2008
Egypt claimed a record-equalling eighth title at the Men's African Nations Volleyball Championship by beating Tunisia in...
FILE - In this Tuesday, April 12, 2011 file photo, a wooden statue of Tutankhamun, right, the gilded bronze and wooden trumpet of Tutankhamun and a part of Tutankhamun's fan, left, three of four objects that were missing and returned, are displayed during a news conference in the office of Egypt's Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass, in Cairo. Taking advantage of Egypt's political upheaval, thieves have gone on a treasure hunt with a spree of illegal digging, preying on the country's ancient pharaonic heritage.
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb approved on Thursday the decision to put 293 artifacts up for display at a Paris antiquities...
Solar Power 
The Egyptian cabinet under Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab on Friday approved to establish two solar power plants in...

Middle East/North Africa

An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man lunged into a group of revelers at Jerusalem's annual gay pride parade and stabbed six...
Warplanes believed to be part of a US-led alliance struck Nusra Front positions in northern Syria on Friday following an...
Mullah Mohammed Omar was the definition of elusive. There are two photographs of him in existence, and even they are neither...

World

The American dentist who killed Cecil the lion a month ago in Zimbabwe paid for an illegal hunt and should be extradited to...
Beijing was awarded the 2022 winter Olympics on Friday, beating Kazakhstan's Almaty in an International Olympic...
Prime Minister David Cameron convened a meeting of his government's emergency response committee to discuss what more it...

Business

cairo stock 
Egypt's stock market has witnessed wins of LE9.2 billion this week, as all indexes increased, Egyptian Exchange data...
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Greece's second-largest cement maker Titan posted a 26 percent rise in second-quarter net profit on Thursday, helped by...
Egypt's market closed in the green zone for the third straight session, as the benchmark EGX30 index on Thursday rose 1....

Science

Much has been said about spending too much time tinkering with smartphones, but a new study says it leads to greater...
exercise / work out
Thirty minutes three times per week is what's required to maintain your physique. So you're quite the athlete year-...
FILE - In this Tuesday, April 12, 2011 file photo, a wooden statue of Tutankhamun, right, the gilded bronze and wooden trumpet of Tutankhamun and a part of Tutankhamun's fan, left, three of four objects that were missing and returned, are displayed during a news conference in the office of Egypt's Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass, in Cairo. Taking advantage of Egypt's political upheaval, thieves have gone on a treasure hunt with a spree of illegal digging, preying on the country's ancient pharaonic heritage.
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb approved on Thursday the decision to put 293 artifacts up for display at a Paris antiquities...

Arts

آHollywood star Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson is returning to his Australian roots to direct his first film in a decade, the true story of a conscientious...
The Venice Film Festival revealed a star-studded lineup for its 72nd annual edition on Wednesday with top Hollywood names...
Actress-turned-director Angelina Jolie is to make a film about Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime seen through the eyes of a...

Living

An Egyptian man with extraordinary abilities has been performing bold and dangerous shows for foreigners of different...
Sleeping
French researchers have discovered that rehearsing simple word classifications up until the moment we nod off leads to the...
Kennedy poses — snowshoes and all — on the trail.
If there's snow, chances are there's Snowga, for the marriage of yoga and snow sports with a winter wonderland...