A disagreement over prices to be offered to other service providers for the use of Telecom Egypt’s internet infrastructure was behind TE director Mohamed Al-Nawawy's dismissal, documents have... Thursday, 28 May, 2015 - 12:43
Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan
Turkish President Reecep Tayyip Erdogan has launched a fresh attack on Egypt over the death sentence handed to former president Mohamed Morsi, a major ally to Ankara.   Speaking Tuesday to a local TV station,... Thursday, 28 May, 2015 - 11:54
A group of army generals and senior government officials are using almost 7,000 unaudited accounts in the Central Bank of Egypt and the country’s state banks to stash at least US$9.4 billion in... Thursday, 28 May, 2015 - 06:16
Russian S-300 air defense  system
The chief of Israel's air force on Wednesday played down worries voiced by some fellow officials about the possibility of Egypt acquiring advanced Russian-made air defences. The Russian news agency TASS said in... Wednesday, 27 May, 2015 - 21:49
Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan
Russian S-300 air defense  system

Egypt

Ain Shams Hospital
A judge from the South Giza Court has remanded two nurses from the Om al-Masryeen Hospital into custody for 15 days pending...
Women ploughing the land
The death rate among women reached 5.5 for every 1,000 women in 2013, according to the Central Agency for Public...
Mohamed Al-Morshidy, President of the Chamber of Textile Industries, said in an interview with Al-Masry Al-Youm that the...

Middle East/North Africa

Two Saudi border guards have been killed and five others wounded by shellfire on the frontier with Yemen, official media...
Kuwaiti emir Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah
Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has renewed confidence in Kuwait as the head of the foreign ministers council at...
Air strikes on a military base in the Yemeni capital Sanaa killed at least 40 people and wounded 100 on Wednesday, Yemen...

World

The Arab ministerial committee responsible for monitoring the Palestine file in the United Nations will meet in Cairo with...
U.S. President Barack Obama hugs his daughters Malia (R) and Sasha (2L) as First lady Michelle Obama looks on during his election night victory rally, Chicago, November 7, 2012
A Kenyan lawyer has offered US president Barack Obama 50 cows and other assorted livestock in exchange for his 16-year old...
Hong Kong's leader was challenged to step down Thursday as he clashed with angry pro-democracy lawmakers over the...

Business

cairo stock 
Egypt's market had a mixed session on Wednesday, as the benchmark EGX30 index inched down 0.10 percent, while, the small...
International Cooperation Minister Nagla al-Ahwany
International Cooperation Minister Nagla al-Ahwany said the government will not resume negotiations with the International...
The board of Egyptian biscuit maker Bisco Misr has approved a voluntary delisting from the Egyptian stock exchange as...

Science

Environment Minister Khaled Fahmy said there is a protocol with the Communications Ministry as to how to get rid...
France on Wednesday unveiled a list of companies which will sponsor the year-end UN climate talks in Paris, sparking...
Racial minorities may be more likely to forego colon cancer screening than whites because their healthcare providers don...

Arts

Sherien Reda, ex-wife of singer Amr Diab, has said her divorce from Diab did not affect her acting career.   Reda said...
Lobna Abdel Aziz
The Who Loves Egypt campaign has signed a cultural cooperation protocol with the UN committee for arts in the Middle East...
Hollywood actress Kristen Stewart is the new face of Chanel's eyewear campaign
Chanel presents the Spring Summer 2015 Eyewear ad campaign starring Kristen Stewart and shot by Karl Lagerfeld. For...

Living

Bank of England Deputy Governor Nemat Shafik
Forbes magazine has selected British national Nemat Shafiq, the deputy governor of the Bank of England, as the 66th most...
Puppet show
Amid the bustle of the De La Salle Square in Daher, a small cart covered with green curtains was placed. Knowing what will...
Egyptians face the heat
With rising temperatures on Tuesday and Wednesday, Egyptians faced the heat in different ways.   In Cairo, people drank...