The Egyptian armed forces continued on Thursday to raid suspected terrorist hideouts throughout North Sinai, resulting in shootouts and destroyed property. Together with Central Security forces and supported by... Thursday, 30 October, 2014 - 17:38
Tharwat Gouda, a former undersecretary of the General Intelligence Service
A former senior official at Egypt’s General Intelligence Service who was sentenced to jail for leaking sensitive information has been sent to Tora Prison, south of Cairo, according to an official source at the... Thursday, 30 October, 2014 - 17:30
The Ministry of Agriculture called on the companies of subsidized nitrogenous fertilizers on Wednesday to supply cooperative societies and Agricultural Credit Bank for Development without shortage during the... Thursday, 30 October, 2014 - 17:27
Saudi Arabia MERS
Saudi Arabia said late on Wednesday it had detected six new cases of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in 24 hours, the biggest daily jump for months with officials blaming lax hospital procedures. The... Thursday, 30 October, 2014 - 13:30
Tharwat Gouda, a former undersecretary of the General Intelligence Service
Saudi Arabia MERS

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Denmark Embassy
Grundfos Egypt and the Ministry of Irrigation recently discussed cooperation opportunities during a meeting between Denmark's ambassador Pernille Dahler Kardel, Minister of Irrigation Mohamed Al-Moghazy and Grundfos Egypt chief Ehab Eshak....

World

Residents stand inside a damaged house after a missile attack in Damadola village of the Bajaur tribal region in Pakistan 15 May 2008. 
A suspected US drone strike killed at least five militants in a Pakistani tribal region bordering Afghanistan on Thursday, with local villagers...
Microsoft Corp launched a device called "Microsoft Band" that will allow users to monitor their fitness and exercise regime, marking the...
A Palestinian man holding a Palestinian national flag argues with an Israeli policewoman, during a protest against the Israeli offensive in Gaza, in the West Bank city of Hebron, 22 August 2014.
Sweden on Thursday officially recognised the state of Palestine, Stockholm's foreign minister said, less than a month after the government...

Economy

The Egyptian stock exchange achieved a remarkable turnover in Thursday's session at LE1,058 million backed by institutions’ strong buying appetite that recorded a net flow of LE204.69 million, out of which LE148.55 million belong to...

Culture

Screenshot from Jordanian movie "Theeb"
Encouraged by an Orizzonti Best Director award won at the 71st Venice Film Festival, the first international award for Jordanian cinema, observers...
Amr Waked at Winter Discontent premiere
Egyptian actor and film-maker Amr Waked, equally at home in Cairo and Hollywood, says the time is ripe for a host of other Arab stars to make it big...
The Ministry of Antiquities announced Wednesday the discovery of remains of an ancient Pharaonic tomb at Meet Rahina, Giza, adding that excavations...