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Giza security services arrested Saturday an official responsible for a government wheat silo in 6th of October City on suspicion of illegally manipulating the government wheat storage system for financial gain. Security sources say the official...
Meteorologists are predicting a steady continuation of this week’s summer temperatures going into the new week. Very warm weather is forecast for the north coast, with temperatures reaching 32 degrees centigrade in Alexandria, while very hot...
The north coast of Egypt can expect mild weather on Friday, with Alexandria set for a high of 31 degrees centigrade. However, Cairo will still be hot, with a high of 39 degrees, and much of the rest of the country hotter still. The coastal cities of...
The average life expectancy of Egyptians has been estimated at 71.5 years, according to a study carried out by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). The study, published on Monday, also indicated that the population...
Temperatures are expected to drop slightly on Wednesday, with Cairo experiencing a maximum of 36 degrees centigrade and Alexandria a relatively cool 29C.   Sharm el-Sheikh, however, will still be hot at 39C, as will Hurghada at 40C. Aswan can...
A man has been arrested in Cairo on suspicion of stabbing his father to death in an argument over money. Pensioner Zaki Nasser, 75, was found dead from stab wounds by police in Mohamed Khedr Street, in the Hadayek al-Kobba district of Cairo....
The head of the Education Ministry’s public education sector, Reda Hegazy, has said that Sunday's public high school physics exam will not be canceled, despite having being circulated on Facebook. In press remarks, Hegazy said that...
Egypt's annual urban consumer price inflation jumped to 12.3 percent in May from 10.3 percent in April, the official statistics agency CAPMAS said on Thursday. The central bank devalued the pound in March by around 13 percent, and then hiked...
The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) has reported a rise in Egypt's carbon dioxide emissions resulting from petroleum products and natural gas consumption. In a statement issued on Monday, CAPMAS said emissions for...
The Head of the General Directorate for Civil Protection, Mohamed Saqr, said Saturday that the fire brigade received 12,838 reports of fires from the beginning of January until the end of April this year.  Specialist inquiry into these...