Armored vehicle stationed at the Port Said church after the shooting
An Egyptian Coptic Christian teenager abducted in Libya by armed men who killed her parents has been found dead, a hospital source said Friday. Residents found the body of the daughter of the two slain doctors on... Friday, 26 December, 2014 - 20:01
There is a conspiracy against the Middle East region to seize its oil and economic capabilities and undermine its entity for making Israel the major power in the area, said Minister of Awqaf (Religious Endowments)... Friday, 26 December, 2014 - 19:49
A voter holds flyer of al-Noor Salafist party during casting his ballot in the parliamentary poll's third phase, Toukh, Qalyubiya, 3 January, 2012. Poll takes place on 3-4 January at nine governorates including; Gharbeya, Daqahleya, Marsa Matrouh, South Sinai, North Sinai, Minya, Qena, Qalyubiya and New Valley. Run-offs will take place on 10-11 January.
A number of businessmen have begun preparations to run for the 2015 parliamentary elections that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi vowed to hold before the end of March, Al-Masry Al-Youm has learned. The businessmen will... Friday, 26 December, 2014 - 18:09
Eight people were killed and 30 others wounded Friday morning as a bus collided into two other vehicles on the Cairo-Ismailia road. Victims were taken to the Health Insurance Hospital in 10th of Ramadan City.  ... Friday, 26 December, 2014 - 14:55
Armored vehicle stationed at the Port Said church after the shooting
A voter holds flyer of al-Noor Salafist party during casting his ballot in the parliamentary poll's third phase, Toukh, Qalyubiya, 3 January, 2012. Poll takes place on 3-4 January at nine governorates including; Gharbeya, Daqahleya, Marsa Matrouh, South Sinai, North Sinai, Minya, Qena, Qalyubiya and New Valley. Run-offs will take place on 10-11 January.

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An Israeli delegation arrived to Cairo on Thursday in search of the remains of 22 Israeli troopers killed in past military encounters with Egypt, Israel radio and sources at the Cairo International Airport said.   The sources, who asked not to...

World

Germany's finance minister warned Greece that any new government must respect commitments made by its predecessor, as the country moved closer to...
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, who claimed victory in Russia's presidential election, tears up as he reacts at a massive rally of his supporters at Manezh square outside Kremlin, in Moscow, Sunday, 4 March 2012. Vladimir Putin has claimed victory in Russia's presidential election, which the opposition and independent observers say has been marred by widespread violations. Putin made the claim at a rally of tens of thousands of his supporters just outside the Kremlin, thanking his supporters for helping foil foreign plots aimed to weaken the country. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
When Olga Savelyeva took out a $226,000 mortgage to buy a small apartment on the outskirts of Moscow in 2008, she could never have imagined that the...
© Italian Navy/AFP/File | Migrants sit in a boat during a rescue operation off the coast of Sicily in early December
 
 
 
The Italian Navy rescued some 1,300 migrants in several operations late on Christmas Day, among them a Nigerian woman who gave birth on board one of...

Economy

Russian officials have assured Egypt that deals to import 120,000 tonnes of wheat for delivery in January will be met, the state Al-Ahram newspaper quoted Egypt's supplies minister, Khaled Hanafi, as saying on Friday. It said Hanafi called...

Culture

an Egyptian antiquities expert dusts an ancient marble plate, about 4,200-years-old, in Nov. 2001. The plate was found in a tomb near the Sakkara pyramids, an ancient burial ground in Egypt.
From decorated pottery to intricate wall carvings, ancient Egyptian artifacts serve as records of life along the Nile Valley for the past 6,000 years...
A pile of books
“This year’s best seller lists include a lot of familiar authors and characters—over half of the books on the lists are part of a...
Lobna Abdel Aziz
Actress Lobna Abdel Aziz told talk show host Isaad Younis of the CBC channel that strange things happened to the cast while shooting the film “...

Life Style

© AFP / by Ella Ide | Titti, Tato and Carmela scamper down the corridors of the Bollate prison near Milan and are enveloped by prisoners who shower them with treats
 
 
 
With a bark of excitement, Titti, Tato and Carmela scamper down the corridors of the Bollate prison near Milan and are enveloped by prisoners who...
Recollections of strict, unaffectionate parents were more common among young adults with an unhealthy attachment to Internet use, compared to their...
© AFP/File / by Salam Faraj | Displaced Iraqi Christians, who fled the violence in the city of Mosul, rest inside a class room after they took refuge in Arbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq, on August 20, 2014
 
 
 
For 40-year-old Ghassan, who shares a small, damp Baghdad classroom with nine relatives, Christmas this year is offering little to celebrate. "...