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When the refined Lotus Abdel Kerim regrettably gave me her lavishly elegant book “Journey in Search of Myself: Story of a Life” I felt bad because it is nearly seven hundred pages, which takes a long time to read, and because she...
Three IDF soldiers were wounded by gunfire from militants at Jabal Kharif near the Israeli-Egyptian borders on Wednesday, while four attackers were killed by Israeli fires, according to Israel Radio.   The station said that helicopters and...
The government is trying to provide a safe environment for universities to prevent access of weapons, said Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb, urging public support in order to be able to fulfill its duty.   In a press conference at cabinet on...
At least eight people were killed in a microbus accident on Wednesday, a security source from Alexandria security department said. Ambulances transferred the injured to a local hospital, the source told Al-Masry Al-Youm, adding that the death toll...
An official report by the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources announced that Egypt has erected 28 dams for rainwater storage and developed 30 beaches in Uganda since 1999.   The cost of the projects, which came as part of cooperation...
Former Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzouri is in talks with various political parties to form a unified electoral front for the upcoming parliamentary elections that are yet to be scheduled, according to Al-Masry Al-Youm sources.   Speaking...
Luxor African Film Festival (LAFF) administration has decided to name the fourth session of the festival after the deceased actor Khaled Saleh.   The session will start from 17-23 March.   Sayyed Fouad, the festival chief, said that giving...
The Health Ministry will keep the agreements secret with the US company producing Sovaldi, which cures Hepatitis C virus, said Mohamed Ezz al-Arab, head of National Liver Institute’s neoplasm unit.   Ezz al-Arab added that he, along with...
The Ministry of Endowments reopened on Tuesday Al-Fatah mosque in central Cairo after a year of closure following the security breakup of a sit-in by supporters of former president Mohamed Morsy inside it on August 2013.   Director of the...
A military court on Tuesday uphled a death sentence against seven suspected members of Islamist militant group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis and sentenced two others to life on charges related to attacks on the military in and around Cairo in March which...