US Secretary of State John Kerry participates in a press conference with Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy on 3 November, 2013.
Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy left Cairo on Thursday heading to Germany then to Washington accompanied by a delegation.   The visit is the first official one to the US since the ouster of former President Mohamed... Thursday, 24 April, 2014 - 13:12
Former Assistant Interior Minister Ashraf Amin blamed the government for failing to issue legislation supporting security.   He told Al-Mehwar 2 channel on Wednesday that the government does not have the political... Thursday, 24 April, 2014 - 12:53
Assistant Interior Minister Ashraf Abdallah said that although there are continuous attempts by the Brotherhood to subvert the education process, it is difficult to return the campus guard due to a rift in the... Thursday, 24 April, 2014 - 12:43
Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy welcomed the Palestinian reconciliation agreement that was signed in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday between Fatah, Hamas and factions of the Palestine Liberation Organization. The minister... Thursday, 24 April, 2014 - 11:15
US Secretary of State John Kerry participates in a press conference with Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy on 3 November, 2013.

News

The National Electricity Control Center said on Wednesday that there were no power cuts last week because people collaborated by rationalizing consumption. Also, Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker said fuel supply for power stations was at normal...

World

A handout picture released by the Hamas Press Office shows Palestinian Authority President Mahmud Abbas (R) shaking hands with Palestinian leader Ismail Haniya (L) during a meeting, Cairo, February 23, 2012, to implement the terms of a reconciliation deal they signed in the Egyptian capital in last May, which called for an interim government and general elections in a year.
(Reuters) - The Gaza-based Islamist group Hamas and President Mahmoud Abbas's Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) agreed on Wednesday to...
US President Barack Obama steps out from Air Force One as he arrives at Haneda International Airport in Tokyo 23 April 2014.  
US President Barack Obama has said Washington welcomes China's rise but that engagement with Beijing would not come at the expense of its Asian...
Pro-Russian men stand guard at a barricade near the police headquarters in Slaviansk 13 April 2014. Ukraine's Interior Minister on Sunday told residents in the eastern city of Slaviansk to stay indoors, in anticipation of clashes between pro-Russian militants who have seized official buildings and Ukrainian security forces.
Russia will respond if its interests are attacked in Ukraine, as they were in South Ossetia in 2008 which led to war with Georgia, Foreign Minister...

Economy

Mohammed Omran, chairman of Egypt's stock exchange, delivers his speech during the inauguration ceremony of the stock exchange's new premises in the Smart Village on the outskirts of Cairo, April 12, 2012.
Money market traders expected new waves of buying with the approach of the presidential elections, portending positive news on the political and economic levels. At the end of Wednesday’s trading session, the main EGX30 index rose by 0.31...

Culture

Antiquities Minister Mohamed Ibrahim said Saturday two ancient Pharaonic tombs belonging to the 26th dynasty (663-525 BC) had been discovered at the...
 Russell Crowe
Indonesia has banned Hollywood biblical epic "Noah" starring Russell Crowe, censors said Tuesday, the latest Muslim country to stop the...
Mohamed al-Badry, the Egyptian ambassador to Moscow, unveiled a statue of the Egyptian thinker and writer Abbas Mahmoud al-Akkad on Thursday at the...