Housing Minister Mostafa Madbouly
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced the launch of the Long Live Egypt housing project on Tuesday.   Alaa Youssef, spokesperson for the presidency, said Sisi instructed the housing minister and Assistant... Tuesday, 9 February, 2016 - 17:08
A recent announcement by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that he was ok with ministerial-level meetings with Egypt is an attempt to resolve Turkey’s regional political and energy problems, the Jerusalem... Tuesday, 9 February, 2016 - 16:52
A photo circulated by facebook users showing Doctors Syndicate chief Hussein Khairy after a tremendous surgery
The Doctors' Syndicate is earnestly lobbying for its emergency public assembly next Friday to discuss recent incidents of alleged assaults by police on its members, ensuring transportation for participants from the... Tuesday, 9 February, 2016 - 16:06
Ahly and Zamalek's Egypt Cup final
Bitter rivals Al-Ahly Club and Zamalek Sports Club will mark their 111th premier league derby when both face off at 7:00 CLT at Borg al-Arab Stadium in Alexandria.   Al-Ahly lead the chart with 35 points and are... Tuesday, 9 February, 2016 - 15:40
Housing Minister Mostafa Madbouly
A photo circulated by facebook users showing Doctors Syndicate chief Hussein Khairy after a tremendous surgery
Ahly and Zamalek's Egypt Cup final

Egypt

Former Culture Minister Farouq Hosny said the only solution to protect Egypt's most famous archaeological site, the...
A protester holds up banner reads "Mourning" during protest organized by hundreds of Ahly and zamalek ultras fans to condemn Port Said massacre, Sphinx Square, Giza, February 2,2012. Bloody clashes erupted yesterday after match between Ahly and Masry football teams in Port Said stadium, where Masry's fans descended playground and assaulted on Ahly fans, which left 74 killed, and more than 200 injured.
Ultras Ahlawy, a group of Al-Ahly Club football team fans, could be implicated in the case known publicly as "Storming...
Minya Governor Tareq Nasr honored two disabled players who represented Egypt in the African Wheelchair Basketball...

Middle East/North Africa

Iraqi security forces and the US-led coalition say the government has regained full control of Ramadi after pushing Islamic...
A controversial bill that would compel NGOs receiving most of their funding from foreign governments to declare it in...
A suicide car bomber blew himself up at a police officers' club in a residential district of Damascus on Tuesday,...

World

A pair of US Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles fly over northern Iraq after conducting airstrikes in Syria, in this US Air Force handout photo taken early in the morning of 23 September 2014.
A US Air Force veteran accused of trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State is set to become the first person in the...
Bosnian Serb General Zdravko Tolimir, serving a life sentence for genocide including the massacre at Srebrenica during the...
South African opposition protesters marched on Tuesday to Johannesburg's Constitutional Court, where judges heard a case...

Business

Prime Minister Sherif Ismail
Egyptian Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said the government expects to present a long-awaited value added tax (VAT) bill to...
plant sugar
Egypt is cancelling a temporary tariff levied on sugar imports in 2015 after completing an investigation into possible...
cairo stock 
Egypt's stock market fell more than 2 percent in early trade on Tuesday, following global shares lower, while Riyadh...

Science

planted roofs of government buildings 
Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA) Chief Ahmed Abouel Saud said on Tuesday that the Environment Ministry will...
The logos of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and Rio 2016 Paralympic Games are pictured next to a message on a screen that reads ''Message about Zika'' during a media briefing in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 2, 2016.
The United States Olympic Committee told US sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the...
Rosana Vieira Alves bathes her 4-month-old daughter Luana Vieira, who was born with microcephaly, at their home in Olinda, Brazil, in this file photo taken February 4, 2016.
 
Experts on microcephaly, the birth defect that has sparked alarm in the current Zika virus outbreak, say they are struck by...

Arts

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"X-Men" star Hugh Jackman said on Monday he had another skin cancer growth removed from his nose, and urged people...
Singer Beyonce
After a sizzling performance during the Super Bowl on Sunday and shortly after releasing the new single “Formation...
Rihanna arrives at the Costume Institute Gala Benefit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, in New York, on May 5, 2015
Rihanna's new album, "Anti," officially took the top spot on the Billboard 200 album charts on Monday, a week...

Living

Australian products are displayed for sale in a store in Sydney, Australia, January 27, 2016. Picture taken January 27, 2016.
 
Watching a lone browser in his Sydney Chinatown shop, Bing Chen is worried business is being squeezed this Lunar New Year by...
One of the most remarkable festivals in Europe, the Hom Strom, takes place in the Swiss town of Scuol. With overtones of " The Wicker Man," locals torch a giant straw effigy in the dead of winter.
Scuol is one of those perfectly preserved semi-isolated communities in the Lower Engadine valley of Switzerland, separated...
© AFP | Cyclists ride past buildings at Dubai Marina during Dubai Tour 2016
 
 
 
Germany's Marcel Kittel won the Tour of Dubai on Saturday after he outsprinted his rivals, claiming victory in the final...