Contributions

News

Agricultural expert on the jojoba plant Alaa al-Hagawy advised the cultivation of the plant saying it could achieve revenues equal to Suez Canal revenues.   He called on the government to provide one million acres of agricultural land to be...
Rev. Dr. Radi Atallah Iskandar, patron of the Evangelical Church in Alexandria, said the Evangelical Church will organize a religious conference in cooperation with the Arab Cultural Dialogue Network for the Renewal of Religious Discourse, during...
Prosecutors of east Cairo started investigating Thursday the alleged suicide of Ismail Ahmed Sadek al-Sewaidy, 19, son of a businessman inside his villa in New Cairo.   According to investigations, he committed suicide in his room by hanging...
Twenty-three Egyptians deported from Italy arrived in Cairo Airport on Thursday after they were arrested off Italian coasts.   The deportees arrived, accompanied by a number of security personnel on an EgyptAir plane. They confessed to...
Luxor witnessed heavy rain and hail at dawn on Friday amid the happiness of residents following a heatwave nationwide especially in Upper Egypt.   For the first time in decades, rains and hail fell in Luxor during summer, causing the a stop in...
Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Khaled Hanafy signed an agreement with Italy to establish 10 silos for wheat at a capacity of half million tons annually   The meeting was attended by Minister of International Cooperation Naglaa...
Police have arrested a painter in Cairo accused of illegal possession of Pharaonic antiquities.   Investigators say the suspect was given the artifacts by an unknown person and then offered to sell them for LE700,000.   Zeitoun Police...
Social Solidarity Minister Ghada Waly has amended a 1975 law to categorize dwarfs to legally qualify as “handicapped” citizens.   “People of length between 70 cm and 140 cm are considered dwarfs disregarding the medical reason...
The Beni Suef Criminal Court sentenced 41 alleged supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi to one year in jail over staging unlicensed protests on Thursday.   Out of those defendants, 29 are still at large and three include three local...
Acting Prosecutor General Ali Omran referred the suspects in the attack launched last June on security checkpoints outside the Karnak Temple to military trial on Thursday.   A statement by the General Prosecution service said the referral...