The National Alliance to Support Legitimacy (NASL) that supports deposed president Mohamed Morsy said on Wednesday that it has dropped the membership of the Salafi Al-Watan party upon its request.   This comes a... Wednesday, 17 September, 2014 - 15:30
Egyptian police detain an alleged member of the Muslim Brotherhood and student of al-Azhar University in Cairo following clashes with security forces on 21 May 2014.
Nasr City Misdemeanor Court on Wednesday sentenced 16 Al-Azhar students, including six girls, to four years in prison for staging riots on 12 January 2014.  The lawyers kept shouting in rejection as the court was... Wednesday, 17 September, 2014 - 14:33
The Dekernes Misdemeanor Court in Daqahliya on Wednesday acquitted three members of the Muslim Brotherhood accused of demonstrating without permission and of inciting violence. The court sentenced three others in the... Wednesday, 17 September, 2014 - 13:57
A screenshot from a video posted by Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis showing the bombing of a police vehicle that killed six officers on Rafah-Arish road.
A Youtube account claiming affiliation with militant group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis showed the IED bombing that targeted a police vehicle in North Sinai that left six officers dead on Tuesday.   Sources had speculated... Wednesday, 17 September, 2014 - 10:16
Egyptian police detain an alleged member of the Muslim Brotherhood and student of al-Azhar University in Cairo following clashes with security forces on 21 May 2014.
A screenshot from a video posted by Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis showing the bombing of a police vehicle that killed six officers on Rafah-Arish road.

News

The bi-monthly report of the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood mentioned several crimes ranging between murder, rape and kidnapping recorded via its 16000 hotline. The report, which was released on Wednesday, monitored 30 cases of child...

World

Supporters of the chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) political party Imran Khan, listen to his speech during what has been dubbed a ''freedom march'' in Islamabad September 16, 2014.
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, weakened by weeks of demonstrations calling for him to resign, threatened on Wednesday to clear a protest camp...
At least 48 people including rebel fighters have been killed in Syrian government air bombardments around a town in the central province of Homs, a...
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko (C) poses with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso (L) and European Council President Herman Van Rompuy (R) at the EU Council in Brussels June 27, 2014.
The Ukrainian and European parliaments on Tuesday simultaneously ratified a landmark pact at the heart of the ex-Soviet country's bloodiest...

Economy

The Cabinet has on Wednesday passed a draft resolution to form a body for the development and use of new and renewable energy.   The new body, which would report directly to the minister of electricity and energy, would be responsible for...

Culture

At the hands of Lebanese isolationism groups represented the by South Lebanon Army and Phalanges Party (Kataeb Party), and in coordination with the...
Ahmed Mutawa, director of the Archaeological Sites Development Department, said all museums will be for free on World Tourism Day on 27 September in...
“Don’t Sign” by Ahmed A. Fotoh is a four-minute short screened at the Alexandria Film festival 2012. Equally emotive and didactic, the film is about a man making the right choice between corruption and his compassion for the martyrs of Egypt’s uprising. 
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour will open on Wednesday the Alexandria Film Festival at Bibliotheca Alexandrina. The festival is organized by the...