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The Palestinian militant faction Hamas has warned that the recent Egyptian court ruling branding it a terrorist group endangers Egypt’s position as a mediator in Gaza-related political negotiations.   In a press statement on Monday,...
Egyptian business tycoon Naguib Sawiris is acquiring the majority of shares of the international news channel Euronews, according to the report issued by the station on Wednesday, confirming previous reports from Le Figaro.   According to Le...
Security services at Cairo International Airport have arrested two US nationals who attempted to smuggle foreign currency estimated at LE750,000.   The money was confiscated and the suspects have been referred to prosecution.   Sami Sabra...
Eight militants were killed and nine others were injured in recent army operations in the restive Sinai Peninsula, Egypt’s state TV reported Wednesday, quoting military sources.   The militants were killed in army air strikes on suspected...
The German Diabetes Association said in a recent study that once diabetes patients start to feel that treatment has become a burden, it is a warning sign of depression.   Symptoms of depression include feeling weary of measuring the level of...
The Egyptian Ambassador to Yemen, Youssef al-Sharqawy, returned to Cairo on Monday accompanied by embassy workers. The group flew back from Sanaa, due to the deteriorated political and security situation there.   Diplomatic sources, who...
The sun shone directly onto the face of King Ramses II on Sunday, located in Abu Simbel temple in Aswan province.   More than 2,000 visitors, including 800 tourists along with 400 physically-handicapped, attended the event. Aswan Governor...
The Libyan Air Force Chief of Staff Saqr Geroushi stressed that his country would not allow a ground invasion.    On the Air Force official Facebook page, Geroushi stated, "We will not allow the ground invasion of Libya. We have men....
A US military delegation of six top US navy leaders arrived in Cairo for a two-day visit coming from Abu Dhabi.   The delegation will meet with senior Egyptian officials and members of the Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs to discuss recent...
A Moroccan delegation arrived to Cairo Thursday for a two-day visit during which visitors are scheduled to meet with a number of senior officials in an effort to lay to rest a recent diplomatic row.   Sources present during the reception of the...