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On Saturday, southbound trains resumed a normal service after a five-hour delay due to a train derailing near the village of Al-Ashraaf on the Aswan-Cairo line, injuring several people. Officials from the Egyptian Railway Authority cleared the line...
Eighteen Egyptian construction workers were injured in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday when the foundations of a building under construction collapsed, according to a Foreign Ministry statement on Friday.   The incident took place in the Azizia...
A naked one-day-old infant was found dead among street garbage in Mansoura, Daqahlia governorate, on Friday, having apparently been abandonned.   The baby girl was found by two dustmen and was transferred to hospital by ambulance, but she was...
Meteorologists predict hot and humid weather on Saturday in Cairo and Lower Egypt, and hotter weather in the north of Upper Egypt, with a maximum of 37 degrees centigrade in the captial.   Very hot weather is predicted in the south of Upper...
Italy has passed on details to Egypt concerning the family of a 13-year-old Egyptian boy who allegedly entered Italy illegally in search of medical treatment for his chronically sick brother.   The Italian Embassy in Cairo told the Egyptian...
Giza police say they have captured four more people involved in the failed assassination attempt on Egypt's former Grand Mufti Ali Gomaa, bringing to total in custody to five, security sources told al-Masry al-Youm on Thursday. The four suspects...
Egypt's Cabinet has accepted the resignation of Supply Minister Khaled Hanafy, which he submitted during Thursday's Cabinet meeting, informed sources with the president's office said. The departure of Hanafy is likely to result in a...
South Banha Criminal Court has ordered the release of activist Malek Adly pending investigations into allegations that he incited protests against a maritime border agreement signed between Egypt and Saudi Arabia earlier this year. Adly was arrested...
The US Consulate in Alexandria has handed over four artifacts to the Antiquities Ministry after consulate staff found them in the garden during cleaning and the renovation work.   A committee of archaeologists formed by the ministry to examine...
Six terrorists were killed by security forces on Thursday in an attack on the Al-Masoura security checkpoint in Rafah city, North Sinai. The terrorists opened fire at the security personnel manning the checkpoint, with six attackers killed in the...