Egyptian activist Ahmed Douma stands behind bars during his trial at the New Cairo court, on the outskirts of Cairo 3 June 2013.
Human rights lawyer Kahled Ali said the health condition of jailed political activist Ahmed Doma has deteriorated sharply after he refused to take his medication, in an escalation to what he had announced 21 days ago... Tuesday, 16 September, 2014 - 15:21
Zagazig Criminal Court sentenced 17 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to prison terms ranging between 3 and 5 years over riots that occurred in Zagazig University and 10th of Ramadan City in Sharqiya. The court acquitted... Tuesday, 16 September, 2014 - 10:39
  Six policemen were killed Tuesday morning as an armored vehicle carrying Civil Protection Forces was targeted with an IED on the Rafah-Arish road in North Sinai.   "On Tuesday morning, during the... Tuesday, 16 September, 2014 - 10:08
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) meeting with Egyptian President Mohamed Mursy at the presidential palace in Cairo on November 17, 2012. Erdogan arrived in Egypt for a visit overshadowed by an Israeli aerial assault on neighbouring Gaza strongly condemned by both Ankara and Cairo.
Turkey would welcome senior figures from Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood after they were asked to leave Qatar under pressure from other Gulf Arab states, Turkish media quoted President Tayyip Erdogan as saying... Tuesday, 16 September, 2014 - 09:05
Egyptian activist Ahmed Douma stands behind bars during his trial at the New Cairo court, on the outskirts of Cairo 3 June 2013.
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) meeting with Egyptian President Mohamed Mursy at the presidential palace in Cairo on November 17, 2012. Erdogan arrived in Egypt for a visit overshadowed by an Israeli aerial assault on neighbouring Gaza strongly condemned by both Ankara and Cairo.

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The so-called National Alliance to Support Legitimacy (NASL) and the Muslim Brotherhood group on Tuesday called on supporters of deposed president Mohamed Morsy to rally on Friday in a demonstration titled “100 days of Sisi rule.”...

World

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko (C) poses with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso (L) and European Council President Herman Van Rompuy (R) at the EU Council in Brussels June 27, 2014.
The Ukrainian and European parliaments on Tuesday simultaneously ratified a landmark pact at the heart of the ex-Soviet country's bloodiest...
 U.N. convoy of soldiers passes a screen displaying a message on Ebola on a street in Abidjan August 14, 2014.
The United States announced on Tuesday that it would send 3,000 troops to help tackle the Ebola outbreak as part of a ramped-up response including a...
Newly elected President Barack Obama arrives at White House with his wife Michelle, and his daughters Sasha and Malia, Washington D.C, 7 November 2012, upon his return from Chicago, one day after his re-election.
 
A supporter of Islamic State militants has warned of attacks on the United States and its allies if they continue to carry out military action...

Economy

Minister of Manpower and Immigration Nahed Ashry and Ahmed Luqman, director general of the Arab Labor Organization, on Tuesday launched the Arabic Network for Labor Market Information on the sidelines of the Arab Labor Conference currently being...

Culture

At the hands of Lebanese isolationism groups represented the by South Lebanon Army and Phalanges Party (Kataeb Party), and in coordination with the...
Ahmed Mutawa, director of the Archaeological Sites Development Department, said all museums will be for free on World Tourism Day on 27 September in...
“Don’t Sign” by Ahmed A. Fotoh is a four-minute short screened at the Alexandria Film festival 2012. Equally emotive and didactic, the film is about a man making the right choice between corruption and his compassion for the martyrs of Egypt’s uprising. 
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour will open on Wednesday the Alexandria Film Festival at Bibliotheca Alexandrina. The festival is organized by the...