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Minister of Local Development Adel Labib on Friday decided to operate a solar power plant to produce enough light for 400 houses in New Valley.  He said the plant was built there seven years ago but not operated.    Labib added that...
Meteorological experts expected mild weather all day on Saturday, cool in the evening and cold at night. They also expected low clouds in the north and east of the country, accompanied by rainfall on the northern coast, the Delta and North Sinai....
Dozens of Muslim Brotherhood supporters on Friday morning threw Molotov cocktails at a traffic checkpoint on Faisal street in Giza. A security source said the incident did not result in any injuries and that Central Security Forces were deployed to...
Minister of Communications Atef Helmy said he was not completely satisfied with the Internet services. “We must improve the service,” he told CBC.  He said that when he assumed office it was only two years after the revolution....
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 Directorate referred the headmaster...
(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...
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 and denies the Koran, the...
Former Egyptian ambassador to Iraq and Afghanistan Ahmed al-Ghamrawy said major powers use ISIS to consolidate their presence in the region, just as they made Al-Qaeda to face communism.   He also said that the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt has...
The Red Sea Ports Authority decided to close the port of Hurghada due to bad weather, canceling all Nile cruises. Authority spokesperson Abdel Rehim Mostafa said waves were 3 to 4 meters high and wind speed reached 28 knots per hour.    ...
The evacuation of residents of the border city of Rafah, in North Sinai, started yesterday as a prelude to establishing a buffer zone along the border with the Gaza Strip.   The Egyptian authorities announced establishing a buffer zone on...