Saudi troops clashed with Yemeni Houthi fighters on Tuesday in the heaviest exchange of cross-border fire since the start of a Saudi-led air offensive last week, while Yemen's foreign minister called for a rapid... Tuesday, 31 March, 2015 - 22:48
Egypt's foreign minister said on Tuesday that Egypt intends to host a conference that will allow "Syrian national groups" to express their opinion on Syria's future. Egypt hosted a meeting of the... Tuesday, 31 March, 2015 - 18:03
gypt's illicit gains authority announced on Tuesday it will appeal a court ruling acquitting former Interior Minister Habib al-Adly of graft charges amounting to 181 million Egyptian pounds. The Giza... Tuesday, 31 March, 2015 - 17:59
Saudi Arabia, allies launch air strikes in Yemen against Houthi fighters
The UN rights chief expressed alarm Tuesday at the situation in Yemen as Arab warplanes pounded the country for a sixth day, warning it appeared about to collapse. "The situation in Yemen is extremely alarming,... Tuesday, 31 March, 2015 - 17:27
Saudi Arabia, allies launch air strikes in Yemen against Houthi fighters

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Sama al-Masry
A Dokki misdemeanor court sentenced Egyptian belly dancer Sama al-Masry Tuesday to 6 months in prison and a LE10,000 fine over insulting Zamalek Club Chief Mortada Mansour on satellite television. Samia Attia Hadaqa, known as Sama al-Masry, had been...

World

Three decades after seizing power in a military coup, Muhammadu Buhari became the first Nigerian to oust a president through the ballot box, putting...
© Ozan Kose / AFP | An ambulance arrives during a clash with Turkish special force on March 31, 2015 in Istanbul at the courthouse where a Turkish prosecutor was taken hostage
 
An Istanbul prosecutor died from his wounds after security forces stormed the office where members of a far-left Turkish group took him hostage on...
© AFP/File / by Ibrahim Hadeia | A view of the ruins of the ancient Greek city of Cyrene, located in the suburbs of the Libyan eastern town of Shahat on March 16, 2015
 
 
 
Libyan antiquities officials looked on with horror at Internet video footage that showed Islamist extremists wielding sledgehammers and power tools...

Economy

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Egypt's main stock market index EGX30 inched up by 0.17 percent on Tuesday's session, reaching the record 9,134.78 points with a LE511 million turnover, the Egyptian Exchange data showed. The broader EGX70 index came down by 0.02 percent,...

Culture







South African comedian Trevor Noah is photographed during an interview. Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to "The Daily Show" a handful of times during the past year, will become Jon Stewart's replacement as host, Comedy Central announced Monday March 30, 2015. Noah was chosen a little more than a month after Stewart unexpectedly announced he was leaving "The Daily Show" following 16 years as the show's principal voice. (AP Photo/Bongiwe Mchunu-The Star) SOUTH AFRICA OUT NO SALES NO ARCHIVE





 





 
The choice of South African comic Trevor Noah as Jon Stewart's replacement on "The Daily Show" advances an intriguing new trend of late...
A gallery assistant holds a 2-pound coin with the new portrait of Britain's Queen Elizabeth following it's unveiling at the National Portrait Gallery in London March 2, 2015.
Staff at Windsor Castle, one of the residences of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, are considering withdrawing some services to tourists such as guided...
Actress Abeer Sabry
Scenarist Ahmed Atef has announced that the shooting of his new series "Neswan Qadera" (Capable Women) will start within a few days. This...

Life Style

according to ministry of supply at least 50% of people in Aswan city rely mainly on Al-Shamsi bread
Antiquities are not the only thing inherited from the ancient Egyptians; many cultural heirlooms are inseparable from modern Egyptian culture,...
A narrow street in the calm neighborhood of Zamalek leads you to a wider area where a blue banner reads Bahaa Eddin Qaraqosh Street, according to...
People exercise beside the Chao Phraya river in Bangkok 24 September 2014.
 The intensive care unit is a last frontier for physical therapy: It's hard to exercise patients hooked to ventilators. Some hospitals do...