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Malaysia's Nicol David had her nine-year run as women's squash world number one, one of the longest reigns in world sport, finally halted on Tuesday by Egyptian Raneem El Welily. The 26-year-old El Welily, who... Tuesday, 1 September, 2015 - 13:19
gas field in the Mediterranean off Egypt
Italy's Eni is open to selling a stake in its "supergiant" Zohr gas field discovery off of Egypt, its chief executive said, as the state-controlled energy company looks for funds to bankroll development... Tuesday, 1 September, 2015 - 11:37
One of the most culturally significant pieces of architecture in the world has been destroyed, the United Nations said on Monday.   The UN training and research agency released satellite images and analysis that... Tuesday, 1 September, 2015 - 11:22
Pipes are seen at Dominion's Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant on Maryland's Chesapeake Bay in this picture taken February 5, 2014. Dominion D.N, an American energy company long focused on U.S. markets, hopes to begin an expansion worth billions of dollars at its Cove Point complex on Chesapeake Bay later this year. REUTERS/Tim Gardner
 


 
 

 
Egypt's historic gas discovery threatens to sink Israel's fledgling gas export bonanza, which was counting on deals with Cairo to get it off the ground. Italian oil company Eni stunned markets on Sunday after... Monday, 31 August, 2015 - 21:56
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Pipes are seen at Dominion's Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant on Maryland's Chesapeake Bay in this picture taken February 5, 2014. Dominion D.N, an American energy company long focused on U.S. markets, hopes to begin an expansion worth billions of dollars at its Cove Point complex on Chesapeake Bay later this year. REUTERS/Tim Gardner
 


 
 

 

Egypt

Journalists marking the 2013 death of colleague Tamer Abdel Rauf at a security checkpoint in Beheira
The Administrative Court decreed on Monday that the Journalists' Syndicate is to give its unemployed members...
Mohamed Gad, who launched a campaign in Aswan to boycott meat, called for a presidential decree to ban cattle slaughter for...
Sada el-Balad photojournalist Amr Sayyed's heart still tolerates a bullet he sustained while covering Cairo University clashes in 2014
It has been more than a year since Sada el-Balad photojournalist Amr Sayyed was shot at Cairo University   In April...

Middle East/North Africa

© Khamenei.ir/AFP/File | Ayatollah Mohammad Yazdi (right) says Iran's nuclear agreement with world powers should not "change our foreign policy" of opposition to the United States
 
 
 
The United States remains Iran's "number one enemy" despite a recent nuclear deal with world powers, the chief...
The UN's special envoy for Libya will on Tuesday meet with representatives of the country's rival parliament based...
Fire at Saudi Arabian oil workers 


 


 
Saudi authorities said Monday that three Canadians, one Pakistani and a Nigerian woman were among 10 people killed in a fire...

World

Militants from Somalia's Al-Qaeda-affiliated Shebab group rammed a suicide car bomb into an African Union army base...
Police hunting for the perpetrators of Thailand's deadliest bombing have arrested a second foreign suspect, Prime...
© WELAYAT HOMS/AFP/File | An Islamic State group video from August 25, 2015, allegedly shows smoke billowing from the Baal Shamin temple in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra
 
 
 
Islamic State militants have destroyed two of the most important temples in the UNESCO-listed Syrian city of Palmyra, as...

Business

Egypt's El Sewedy Electric lifted second-quarter net profit to LE537.38 million ($68.63 million) from LE103.62 million a...
Solar Power 
REC, the largest European brand of solar panels and O Capital for Services and Contracting (O Capital), an energy subsidiary...




Reuters/Reuters - An employee counts money at a bank in Cairo September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih






 


 
Egypt's central bank kept the pound steady at 7.73 per dollar at a foreign exchange auction on Tuesday, and the currency...

Science

Elder women dealing with menopause
Many women with severe menopausal symptoms are not being treated for them even though safe, effective remedies are available...
Junk food
Regulating fast food kids' meals that include toys may end up making the meals healthier, according to a new study....
pregnant woman
Can stress affect the ability to conceive? A new study points to yes. Women with high levels of alpha-amylase, a biological...

Arts


 

Kanye West performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 17, 2015, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
 
Images of Kanye West's face on Mount Rushmore and a potential White House takeover by the Kardashian reality TV clan...
Steve Jobs, pioneer of the personal computer revolution and Apple CEO 
Four years after his death, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs still fascinates the public, with two major new films this fall...
Terminator Genisys’ overall worldwide earnings have now hit US$409.2 million. 
The fifth instalment of the "Terminator" franchise, "Terminator Genisys," rose to the top of the...

Living

Imam of Mohamed Ali Mosque leads Eid al-Fitr prayer, Cairo, 19 August 2012.
An Egyptian muezzin has been suspended by the authorities after being accused of intoning "Prayer is better than...
An Iranian visitor takes photograph of Harley Davidson motorcycles during the Tehran Classic Car Show 09 at Niavaran palace in northern Tehran July 21, 2009.
 
The joy of riding big Japanese and American motorbikes was just one of the pleasures taken away from Iranians after the...
© AFP | Amal Clooney, pictured in Athens on October 15, 2014, says she was threatened with arrest in Egypt after identifying flaws in the judicial system linked to the convictions of three Al-Jazeera journalists
 
 
 
In a recent tweet that quickly became controversial, the Associated Press (AP) referred to well-known human rights lawyer...