a judge sentenced Mursi to 20 years in jail 
Ousted president Mohamed Morsi once dreamed of creating an "Egyptian renaissance with an Islamic foundation". That seemed more unreachable than ever on Tuesday after a judge sentenced him to 20 years in jail... Tuesday, 21 April, 2015 - 14:04
TV host Ibrahim Eissa said that former Vice President Mohamed ElBaradei’s stance regarding the dispersal of Rabaa al-Adaweya sit-in was more honorable than that of Al-Azhar Grand Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayyeb.  ... Tuesday, 21 April, 2015 - 12:24
Former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi sits behind bars with other Muslim Brotherhood members at a court in the outskirts of Cairo, Jun 12, 2014.
 
Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Morsi was sentenced to 20 years in prison without parole on Tuesday, nearly three years after he was declared Egypt's first freely elected president. Morsi stood in a cage in court... Tuesday, 21 April, 2015 - 12:02
Media Professional Ibrahim Eissa accused the government of failing to effectively fight terrorism, saying they are mistaken for negotiating with Aboud al-Zomor, a far-right Islamist.   During a talk show aired... Tuesday, 21 April, 2015 - 11:57
a judge sentenced Mursi to 20 years in jail 
Former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi sits behind bars with other Muslim Brotherhood members at a court in the outskirts of Cairo, Jun 12, 2014.
 

Egypt

Abu Bakr al-Guindi, chairman of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS), said the birth rate in...
A Central Security Forces officer has been injured in a terrorist attack against a security ambush set in Sheikh Zuwaid city...
Former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi sits behind bars with other Muslim Brotherhood members at a court in the outskirts of Cairo, Jun 12, 2014.
 
Amnesty International on Tuesday called for Mohamed Morsi to be retried in a civilian court or to be released after the...

Middle East/North Africa

Islamic State Jihadist addressimh West, Egypt before the beheading of 21 Egyptian hostages in Libya
Islamic State's executions of Christians show the group is exploiting Libya's lawlessness but tribal and political...
Iran's deputy foreign minister said he was optimistic that a ceasefire in the Yemen conflict would be announced later on...
Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir addresses the general conference of the ruling National Congress Party in Khartoum October 23, 2014.
Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) over alleged war crimes in the...

World

South Africa deployed the army on Tuesday in "volatile areas" to curb a wave of anti-immigrant violence that has...
At least 10 people were killed and about a dozen wounded when a car rammed into a busy restaurant and exploded in the Somali...
In this 15 March 2012 photo, Indian schoolgirls ride bicycles, received under a Bihar state government program of giving free bicycles to teenage girls to keep them in school, on the outskirts of Patna, India. Before starting the program in 2007, officials in Bihar, one of India’s poorest and most backward states, despaired over how to educate the state’s females, whose literacy rate is at 53 percent. Prashant Ravi/Associated Press
Two thousand girls are "killed" every day due to a preference for sons in India with most aborted or murdered just...

Business

Egypt has expressed reservations on the establishment of a joint Arab-Turkish business council, mentioned in the draft...
cairo stock 
Egypt's market incurred heavy losses on Monday for the second session in a row, with the benchmark index EGX30 dropping...
plant sugar
The Egyptian government is committed to the stability of sugar prices within the local market, in an effort to protect...

Arts

The Louvre Museum
The Musée du Louvre in Paris, the most visited art museum in the world, has announced it will introduce a 15-euro flat fee...
El Sawy Culture Wheel in Zamalek will screen "Men Gowa", a movie directed by Ramy al-Gabry, on April 23 at 7 pm....
The Culture Ministry said in a statement on Sunday that it has a project to open a heritage museum of prominent Egyptian...

Living

Sleeping
Sleeping longer one night corresponds with an increase in sexual desire and odds of intercourse the following day for women...
working out
Sweatworking, the growing practice of meeting clients for a walk, a run or a fitness class, is elbowing networking out of...
Golden Fort’ towers, Jaisalmer, India
India’s city of gold derives its nickname from an imposing honey-colored fort overlooking sandstone dwellings hemmed...

Science

Facebook page showing Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty inspecting two discovery of two granite statues of Sekhmet, Luxor, 22 February, 2015
An excavation team from the Egypt Exploration Society, in collaboration with the Antiquities Ministry, discovered the tomb...
The Antiquities Ministry will be receiving 123 artifacts from Washington over the next few days after the...
Several archaeologists have said they filed a report with public prosecutor Hesham Barakat over the demolition of the Al-Abd...