Spokesperson for Ethiopia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Dina Mufti stressed the importance of the expected talks between President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn later... Monday, 26 January, 2015 - 01:41
© AFP/File | Alaa (L) and Gamal Mubarak, sons of Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, pictured in January 2010
 
 
 
Egyptian security officials on Sunday said the release of Alaa and Gamal Mubarak pending a corruption retrial had been delayed, after state media reported they had walked free from prison. A court had ordered the... Monday, 26 January, 2015 - 00:01
© AFP | A woman mourns during the funeral of Shaima al-Sabbagh, an Egyptian protester who was killed in clashes with the police in Alexandria, on January 25, 2015
 
 
 
Images of a slain protester, blood running down her face and hair as her body was lifted from the ground, have touched off powerful criticism of Egypt's government on the anniversary of a revolution initially... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 23:43
BBC Cairo reporter Orla Guerin
A BBC reporter in Cairo has accused police forces of threatening to kill her while covering protests by Muslim Brotherhood supporters commemorating the 2011 uprising.   On her Twitter account, Orla Guerin tweeted... Sunday, 25 January, 2015 - 21:29
© AFP/File | Alaa (L) and Gamal Mubarak, sons of Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, pictured in January 2010
 
 
 
© AFP | A woman mourns during the funeral of Shaima al-Sabbagh, an Egyptian protester who was killed in clashes with the police in Alexandria, on January 25, 2015
 
 
 
BBC Cairo reporter Orla Guerin

News

Reuters/Reuters - A girl carries a flag of the Muslim Brotherhood as she joins protesters from the Islamic Action Front during demonstration to show their solidarity with Palestinians and anger at a recent
The Muslim Brotherhood issued a statement Sunday thanking Egyptian revolutionaries who participated in protests on the fourth anniversary of the 25 January revolution.    The group praised the "revolutionary path" as the only...

World

1 OF 14. Head of radical leftist Syriza party Tsipras speaks after winning elections in Athens, January 25, 2015.
 
 Greece's leftwing Syriza appeared on course to trounce the ruling conservatives in Sunday's snap election and could win the absolute...
A militia stands guard in front of the entrance to the 17 February militia camp after Libyan irregular forces clashed with them in the eastern city of Benghazi 16 May 2014. 
A new round of talks between rival Libyan factions will take place in Geneva on Monday, the United Nations said, even as gunmen kidnapped the...




AFP/AFP/File - Palestinian fishermen rest at the seaport in Gaza city on January 11, 2015





 



 




 
A ministerial committee in Hamas-controlled and Israeli-blockaded Gaza announced plans on Sunday to ready the enclave's sole seaport to...

Economy

A ship passes a petro-industrial complex in Kawasaki near Tokyo December 18, 2014.
 
Egypt's state gas board has awarded a $2.2 billion tender to import 75 cargoes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to four international firms, its chairman said on Sunday, as the country seeks new energy sources. Declining production and increasing...

Culture

Director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu accepts the Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures award for 'Birdman' onstage during the 26th Annual Producers Guild Of America Awards in Los Angeles, on January 24, 2015
Dark comedy "Birdman" took home best movie at the Producers Guild Awards Saturday, boosting its status ahead of the much-anticipated Oscars...
Actress Emma Watson poses at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of ''American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity'' in New York May 3, 2010.
  British actress Emma Watson urged young men to speak out when women are degraded, husbands to support wives to pursue their ambitions and...
Google celebrates Youssef Chahine birthday anniversary with doodle
“Skoot…hanswar” (Silence…we will shoot) and “al-cimena…dana amoot men gherha” (Cinema…I die...

Life Style

A worker from St Mary's Lacor hospital disinfects villagers during an earlier Ebola outbreak in Uganda. Seven doctors and 13 health workers at Kampala's Mulago hospital are in quarantine after "at least one or two cases" were taken there, with one later dying from the virus.
  A British nurse who had been critically ill with Ebola after working in Sierra Leone has been discharged from a London hospital after making a...
Sleeping
  The ability to remember locations and directions may suffer when deep sleep is disrupted by breathing difficulties, a new study suggests....
relaxaion and sleeping
With less sleep, normal aging-related structural changes in the brain progress slightly faster in middle-aged and older people, according to a new...