Turkish foreign minister Ahmet Davutoglu speaks during a press conference in Ankara,  9 November 2012. Davutoglu met with Palestinian foreign minister Riad al-Malki and Egyptian foreign minister Mohammed Kamel Amr.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced that Cairo is his second home, and refused accusations that Turkey is not doing enough about the Syrian crisis or the Islamic State.   Oglo said at a press... Friday, 6 March, 2015 - 18:53
Islamic State fighters have looted and bulldozed the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud, the Iraqi government said, in their latest assault on some of the world's greatest archaeological and cultural treasures.  ... Friday, 6 March, 2015 - 18:27
Natural gas field in the Mediterranean
 British oil company BP expects to invest around $12 billion with its partners as part of a finalised West Nile Delta concession deal to develop 5 trillion cubic feet of gas resources and 55 million barrels of... Friday, 6 March, 2015 - 16:16
Khaled Negm, Egypt's new Minister of Communications and Information Technology, was appointed as minister when he was on business in the UAE to sign a new agreement that facilitates remittances from Egyptians... Friday, 6 March, 2015 - 15:03
Turkish foreign minister Ahmet Davutoglu speaks during a press conference in Ankara,  9 November 2012. Davutoglu met with Palestinian foreign minister Riad al-Malki and Egyptian foreign minister Mohammed Kamel Amr.
Natural gas field in the Mediterranean

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Civil Aviation Minister Hossam Kamal said that the ministry has reduced the price of tickets of flights to Sharm El-Sheikh by 25 percent during the period of the economic conference planned in mid-March.   There will be additional flights to...

World

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity drilled into this rock target, ''Cumberland,'' during the 279th Martian day, or sol, of the rover's work on Mars, on May 19, 2013 and collected a powdered sample of material from the rock's interior, in this handout photo provided by NASA .
Mars once had a body of water bigger than Earth's Arctic Ocean and vast enough to cover the entire surface of the planet, NASA scientists said in...
A masked, black-clad militant, who has been identified by the Washington Post newspaper as a Briton named Mohammed Emwazi, brandishes a knife in this still image from a 2014 video obtained from SITE Intel Group February 26, 2015. REUTERS/SITE Intel Group/Handout via Reuters
The identification last week of Islamic State militant "Jihadi John" as Mohammed Emwazi, a graduate of the University of Westminster in...
 A Saudi wears a mouth and nose mask as he works near camels at his farm on May 12, 2014, outside Riyadh. Saudi Arabia has urged its citizens and foreign workers to wear masks and gloves when dealing with camels to avoid spreading the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) as health experts said the animal was the likely source of the disease. Photo by Fayez Nureldine/AFP
The Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Friday, March 6, that 3 Filipino hospital workers contracted the deadly Middle...

Economy

Egypt's market  rebounded Thursday with EGX30 Index  rose 1.21percent  to record 9,575.98 points on total turnover of LEP479million, the Egyptian Exchange data showed . Meanwhile, the small and mid-cap index EGX70 and the...

Culture

 A statue dating back to the ancient Assyrian era.
Iraq's national museum officially reopened in Baghdad on Saturday after 12 years of painstaking efforts during which close to a third of 15,000...
The poster of 'Birdman' film
“Birdman” (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) is screening at Zawya art house cinema (Odeon Cinema) from 4 March till 10 March. ...
Harrison Ford plane crush
Film star Harrison Ford was injured on Thursday when the "Star Wars" actor crashed his vintage plane on a Los Angeles golf course shortly...

Life Style

Beijing will try to cap its population at 23 million in 2020, Vice Mayor Li Shixiang said on Friday, as the Chinese capital comes under pressure from...
An Afghan artist walked through the streets of Kabul wearing metal armour in a bid to denounce sexual harassment.
Every since I was a little girl, I have had to put up with men touching me and insulting me in the streets of Kabul. And of course, as I grew up, it...
narcissistic man 
Men tend to be more narcissistic than women and as a result are more likely to exploit others, a US study said Thursday after analyzing three decades...