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Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy left Cairo on Thursday heading to Germany then to Washington accompanied by a delegation.   The visit is the first official one to the US since the ouster of former President Mohamed Morsy in July.   The...
Nasr City prosecutors referred 300 Al-Azhar University students with alleged Brotherhood affiliations to criminal court.   They face 16 different charges related to incidents of violence at Al-Azhar University that have occurred since last...
Airlines operating between Egypt and Libya were resumed Saturday after they have been suspended for 24 hours due to militias' attack on the Libyan airport in Tripoli Friday.   A Cairo Airport source said the first EgyptAir plane took off to...
A female student at King Saud University, in Saudi Arabia, lost her life after the University authorities refused to let an ambulance into the girls campus to save her, because mixing with the other gender is "forbidden."   The grad...
Special Envoy to the Middle East Quartet Tony Blair arrived on Wednesday in Cairo on a private jet for a short visit. Blair will meet with several officials to discuss recent developments in the region, especially the peace process, confronting...
A bus transporting the Egyptian men's handball team was attacked on Tuesday in Algeria.   The team is due to face Tunisia in the last round of the first group’s matches for the African championship. Mostafa Shawqy, head of the team...
The referendum on the constitution resumed on Wednesday for the second day in a row. Voting started at 9am and will end at 9pm. Medhat Edris, member of the High Elections Commission (HEC) general secretariat, said that ballot boxes will be sealed...
Hamas Senior official Mahmoud al-Zahar denied efforts had been made to reestablish contact with Egyptian officials to supply Gaza with Qatari fuel through Egyptian ports.   The fuel is currently being supplied through Israeli ports, he said,...
Authorities at Cairo International Airport arrested four Greek sailors who allegedly tried to smuggle eight Egyptian military suits into the country.   The passengers were on a flight coming from Greece on Sunday.   Officials said that the...
Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy offered condolences to the people and government of Russia after two bombings ripped through Volgograd City on Sunday and Monday.   In a press release, the ministry's spokesperson, Badr abdel Aaty, said that...