A student named Peter Nessim died on Thursday in Ahmed Bahgat secondary school in Haram while jumping over the fence with two other students to skip classes after he fell on an iron rod.   The Giza Education... Friday, 31 October, 2014 - 12:48
Palestinian worshipers pray outside the Dome of the Rock at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem during the first Friday prayers of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan on 12 July 2013.
Israel decided Thursday evening to reopen Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound hours after ordering its closure and following Arab and US calls for Muslim worshippers to be allowed in. “It was... Friday, 31 October, 2014 - 10:10
Egypt has the right to use a Gaza buffer zone to boost its security, but should also be concerned about the impact on local communities, the United States said Thursday. "Certainly we believe that Egypt has the... Friday, 31 October, 2014 - 10:00
Yasser al-Borhamy, vice president of the Salafi Daawa, blasted statements Pope Frances  made on Tuesday, accepting scientific theories of evolution and the Big Bang.   “It destroys the Catholic religion... Thursday, 30 October, 2014 - 20:21
Palestinian worshipers pray outside the Dome of the Rock at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem during the first Friday prayers of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan on 12 July 2013.

News

(Photo: http://today.almasryalyoum.com/article2.aspx?ArticleID=442528) A delegation of the Democratic Current Coalition, which includes the Constitution Party, the Karama Party and the People's Alliance Party, met on Thursday with Refaat...

World

Palestinian worshipers pray outside the Dome of the Rock at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem during the first Friday prayers of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan on 12 July 2013.
Muslim worshippers over the age of 50 returned to pray at Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday, a day after Israeli authorities shut...
A protester wipes his face outside the parliament in Ouagadougou on 30 October 2014, as cars and documents burn outside.
Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore said on Thursday he would stay in power at the head of a transitional government until after elections,...
Smoke rises from the Syrian town of Kobani, as seen from the Turkish-Syrian border near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province October 6, 2014.
Cloaked in Kurdish flags, thousands of people lined the roads to cheer on a military convoy headed for what was - until recently - an obscure Syrian...

Economy

Workers clean windows next to a Nissan Motor Co.'s vehicle, displayed outside the company's showroom in Yokohama, south of Tokyo 8 February 2012.
Egypt is preparing a package of incentives aimed at creating a sophisticated auto industry during the coming period through attracting many international auto companies to establish new investments in the Egyptian market, Minister of Trade and...

Culture

Screenshot from Jordanian movie "Theeb"
Encouraged by an Orizzonti Best Director award won at the 71st Venice Film Festival, the first international award for Jordanian cinema, observers...
Amr Waked at Winter Discontent premiere
Egyptian actor and film-maker Amr Waked, equally at home in Cairo and Hollywood, says the time is ripe for a host of other Arab stars to make it big...
The Ministry of Antiquities announced Wednesday the discovery of remains of an ancient Pharaonic tomb at Meet Rahina, Giza, adding that excavations...