Egyptian iron workers
The workers at the Egyptian and Iron Steel Company (EISCO) went on a total strike demanding 15 months worth of annual profit shares, four delayed bonuses for this year, the dismissal of the board of directors and... Sunday, 23 November, 2014 - 18:32
Strike of doctors of Al-Zawia al-Hamra hospital, Cairo, 2 October 2012. Doctors went on a partial strike in 540 public hospitals to call for higher salaries, securing hospitals, and increase of health budget. 
An Egyptian woman who was six months pregnant died on Sunday of the H1N1 virus, commonly known as swine flu, five days after being admitted to a hospital, the fourth death from a contageous viral disease in a week and... Sunday, 23 November, 2014 - 18:19
FGM in rural society in Egypt
The UN Development Programme director in Egypt Ignacio Artaza expressed hope toward eliminating female genital mutilation after he visited Be'r Anbar Village in Qena few days ago and listened to the opinion of... Sunday, 23 November, 2014 - 16:09
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Egypt would be ready to lend a hand in securing a future Palestinian state by sending in troops that could help out local police and offer Israel security guarantees, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said in a... Sunday, 23 November, 2014 - 15:45
Egyptian iron workers
Strike of doctors of Al-Zawia al-Hamra hospital, Cairo, 2 October 2012. Doctors went on a partial strike in 540 public hospitals to call for higher salaries, securing hospitals, and increase of health budget. 
FGM in rural society in Egypt
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News

Mohamed Saeed, a 23-year old man, complained to Al-Masry Al-Youm about the decline of the papyrus craft in Qaramous village, Sharqiya, which has left him unemployed among millions of other youth in Egypt.    Saeed, a resident of Qaramous,...

World

Fawad, a worker of a Lebanese restaurant who was injured during a suicide bombing attack outside the restaurant, looks at a damaged vehicle near the restaurant in Kabul 18 January 2014
 A suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest in a crowd of spectators at a volleyball match in Afghanistan on Sunday, killing 45 people, a...
AFP | Palestinian protesters throw back a tear gas canister towards Israeli security forces on November 21, 2014
aThe Israeli government is to seek powers to strip Arabs of their residency and welfare rights if they or their relatives participate in unrest,...
Hundreds of protesters take part in a demonstration against Israeli aggression on Gaza Strip, Mansoura, 16 November 2012. Israeli aggression on Gaza Strip continuing for seventh day in-a-row, which left dozens of killed and injured.
Israeli forces shot dead a Palestinian in the Gaza Strip near the border with Israel on Sunday, the Palestinian Health Ministry said, the first such...

Economy

Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy
Egypt said on Sunday it is seeking a strategic alliance with Saudi Arabia, stressing on the necessity to boost trade between the two countries.   Speaking during the 16th Conference for Arab Businessmen and Investors, Egyptian Minister of...

Culture

Hollywood A-lister Angelina Jolie says she plans to give up acting after a "few more" films and switch her focus to directing.   Jolie...
An employee puts away a watercolour of the old registry office in Munich by former German dictator Adolf Hitler at Weidler auction house in Nuremberg, 18 November 2014.
A 1914 watercolor by Adolf Hitler fetched 130,000 euros (US$161,000) at auction in the German city of Nuremberg on Saturday, the auctioneers said....
Actor Khaled Abol Naga says he has now hired a lawyer to take necessary legal measures after another lawyer earlier filed treason charges against him...

Life Style

India has set up a ministry to promote alternative therapies such as yoga and traditional ayurveda medicine, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi embarks...
She's short, brunette, has an average body shape and can even be given cellulite and acne: the 'anti-Barbie' doll is ready to go on sale...
Women ploughing the land
Gamalat Suleiman has never read about women’s rights or joined any of the rights groups. The axe, that she held for 60 years, taught her that...