Two ancient tombs belonging to the priest of King Khufu and his son were opened to the public in Giza Pyramids Plateau on Monday 27/4/2015 after the end of maintenance works.
Two ancient tombs belonging to the priest of King Khufu and his son were opened to the public in Giza Pyramids Plateau on Monday 27/4/2015 after the end of maintenance works. Antiquities Minister Mamdouh El-Damati... Tuesday, 28 April, 2015 - 16:08
Nine drug traffickers held emotional farewell meetings with their families at an Indonesian prison on Tuesday, after Jakarta rejected last-ditch pleas from around the world for clemency and ordered their mass execution... Tuesday, 28 April, 2015 - 16:06
A militant cell involving two Syrians and a Saudi citizen planned a suicide car bombing against the US embassy in Riyadh but the plot was detected in March, Saudi Arabia said on Tuesday.   One of the two Syrian... Tuesday, 28 April, 2015 - 15:57
Facebook page showing Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty inspecting two discovery of two granite statues of Sekhmet, Luxor, 22 February, 2015
Egypt will host an international antiquities conference, organized by the Foreign Ministry, on May 13 and 14. The conference, which is the first of its kind world-wide, will probe dangers in the Middle East, especially... Tuesday, 28 April, 2015 - 15:56
Two ancient tombs belonging to the priest of King Khufu and his son were opened to the public in Giza Pyramids Plateau on Monday 27/4/2015 after the end of maintenance works.
Facebook page showing Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty inspecting two discovery of two granite statues of Sekhmet, Luxor, 22 February, 2015

Egypt

The Egyptian Social Democratic Party responded to criticism from the April 6 Youth Movement, calling on liberal...
Pope Tawadros during the mass over death of his mother, Alexandria, 29 March, 2014.
Leila Attia Isaac, a Coptic Church lawyer, filed an appeal on Tuesday to the Supreme Administrative Court to challenge the...
The Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) expects very hot weather on Wednesday throughout most of the country. Moderate...

Middle East/North Africa

At least 15 people were killed in heavy fighting between Houthi fighters and tribesmen in the oil-producing Marib province...
Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Sabah (L) waves as he finishes opening the 14th session of Parliament in Kuwait City 16 December 2012.
A Kuwaiti court sentenced an activist to 10 years in prison on Tuesday for tweeting about how to make molotovs,...
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter gestures during an interview with Reuters, Cairo, January 12, 2012. Carter said on Thursday, after meeting Egypt's military rulers and political parties, the army was unlikely to surrender all of its powers by mid-2012, highlighting the potential for further power struggles.
Former US President Jimmy Carter will arrive in the Gaza Strip this Thursday to meet with officials from the Islamic...

World

© AFP | Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko shows Russian passports to demonstrate the presence of Russian troops in the Ukraine, as he addresses the 51st Munich Security Conference (MSC) in southern Germany, on February 7, 2015
 
 
 
Ukraine's leader warned on Tuesday that a war with pro-Russian separatists could still break out again as its military...
At least one person was killed and more than 200 were injured after two commuter trains collided in a suburb of South Africa...
The Vatican and the United Nations teamed up to warn the world of the effects of climate change on Tuesday, coming down...

Business

Egyptian Businessmen's Association hold trade talks in Cairo
Intra-regional trade between Egypt and Canada reached US$1.1 billion, according to Fayez Ezz Eddin, head of the Canadian...
Egyptian developer Palm Hills
 Palm Hills reported a first-quarter net profit after minority interests of LE215 million ($28.2 million), up from 50...
A Russian trade delegation is scheduled to visit Cairo in May 2015, to attend the Russian-Egyptian investment forum, aimed...

Science

Labourers pile up coal at a coal field on the outskirts of Hyderabad, southern India, on September 5, 2012 (AFP/File, Noah Seelam)
Coal imports can only take place after approval from the Environment Ministry, the minister said on Tuesday as he...
, Tianna Swisher, a student at Liberty Valley Elementary School in Danville, Pa., attempts to drink from the water fountain at Montour Preserve near Washingtonville, Pa., during an outdoor field trip. Fluoride in drinking water, credited with dramatically cutting cavities and tooth decay, may now be too much of a good thing. It's causing spots on some kids' teeth. The federal government announced Monday, April 27, 2015, that it is lowering the recommended level of fluoride in drinking water for the first time in more than 50 years. (Bill Hughes/Press-Enterprise via AP, File)
 
The US government is lowering the recommended amount of fluoride in drinking water because some kids are getting too much,...
After responding to a Craigslist advertisement for a cheap Toyota, Fred Wallace and his wife took US$5,000 cash and drove to...

Arts

Tulle skirts are in. Jogger pants are hot. But high-waisted shorts? You don't want to go there. In its first fashion...
Mexican actress Salma Hayek says her new film "The Prophet" was a labor of love that helped her explore her...

 

Mariah Carey is seen at her Official Welcome to Caesars Palace on Monday, April 27, 2015, in Las Vegas, NV. (Photo by Andrew Estey/Invision/AP)
For anyone wondering what to expect from Mariah Carey's upcoming series of Las Vegas shows at Caesars Palace beyond her...

Living

Backlit keyboard is reflected in screen of Apple Macbook Pro notebook computer in Warsaw 6 February 2012.
After responding to a Craigslist advertisement for a cheap Toyota, Fred Wallace and his wife took $5,000 cash and drove to...
A Canadian tourist plays golf at a course in Varadero, a 12-mile-long peninsula of white sand beaches lined with resorts in the province of Matanzas, around 135 kilometres (84 miles) from Havana May 22, 2010.
 
In the fast-paced modern world, a typical round of golf takes too much time away from family or work for many players, a...
Marriage ring
Italy has slashed the time it takes to get a divorce to six months from three years in the latest sign of the Catholic...