An Israeli military force came under fire along the Egyptian border on Wednesday, the Israeli army said without disclosing whether there were any casualties.   "Shots have been fired at the Israel Defence... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 14:01
The Health Ministry will keep the agreements secret with the US company producing Sovaldi, which cures Hepatitis C virus, said Mohamed Ezz al-Arab, head of National Liver Institute’s neoplasm unit.   Ezz al-... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 12:51
The Ministry of Endowments reopened on Tuesday Al-Fatah mosque in central Cairo after a year of closure following the security breakup of a sit-in by supporters of former president Mohamed Morsy inside it on August 2013... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 10:28
Egypt's Prime Minister urged the country's citizens not to expect instant results from large-scale infrastructure projects the government has embarked on to create jobs and strengthen the economy. Ibrahim... Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 - 10:10

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Ebola graph
The World Heath Organization said that a new serum treatment made from the blood of survivors may be ready for use in Liberia in two weeks. Meanwhile, drugmakers will work together to accelerate development of an Ebola vaccine and Johnson &...

World

Iranian women
Weddings in Iran have long been an over-the-top affair with families spending thousands of dollars to celebrate a union. But now some couples are...
Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Malala Yousafzai, the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, renewed her call for world peace and universal education on Tuesday at a...
Islamic State fighters
The campaign of Islamic State militants against Iraq's Yazidi minority may be attempted genocide, UN Assistant Secretary-General for human rights...

Economy

A general view of the stormy sky in Cairo, Egypt, 13 December 2013.
Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today released the quarterly investment banking analysis for the Middle East region. During the first nine months of 2014, Middle Eastern...

Culture

Luxor African Film Festival (LAFF) administration has decided to name the fourth session of the festival after the deceased actor Khaled Saleh....
Cairo International Film Festival for Children
The 22nd Cairo International Film Festival for Children will take place from 26 March - 2 April, 2015. The festival’s administration committee...
The ‘Love Culture’ project is holding an exhibition of works of graffiti titled ‘Without Barriers,’ depicting issues of love...