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The Turkish army is backing pro-Ankara Syrian rebels in an unprecedented incursion aimed at rooting out "Islamic State" (IS) fighters from the border area -- AFP/File, Nazeer al-Khatib
Ola Noureldin 20 Mar 2017
The Global Firepower Index (GFI) ranked Egypt's military as the 12th most powerful worldwide ahead of...
Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov speaks at a briefing at the ministry's headquarters
Egypt Independent 14 Mar 2017
Russia has denied on Tuesday media reports alleging that Russian special forces have been deployed at an airbase in...
2016 results highlight the connection between corruption and inequality: transparency international
Ola Noureldin 07 Feb 2017
Egypt ranked 108 on Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index for 2016, according to a...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 21 Oct 2016
The Egyptian media scene has taken blow after blow this year; every time someone directs criticism at the government or...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 12 Oct 2015
Students are banned from discussing politics and religion inside the academy, said Ahlam Younes, the director of the...
A woman watches 'It for Others', a video installation by Duncan Campbell, at Tate Britain in London September 29, 2014.
 
Reuters 12 May 2015
Art for politics' sake is the dominant theme on this year's Turner Prize shortlist with works featuring power...
 by Masroor Gilani | Pakistan has long been known for the garish decorations with which drivers lovingly adorn the rickshaws and ageing Bedford trucks that ply the country's dusty roads and highways
 
 
 
AFP 10 May 2015
Pakistan has long been known for the garish decorations with which drivers lovingly adorn the rickshaws and ageing...
AFP 02 Feb 2015
The trial of former French presidential hopeful Dominique Strauss-Kahn and several businessmen on pimping charges has...
Aerial view shows Muslim pilgrims walking around the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque of the holy city of Mecca during the annual hajj pilgrimage in November 2011. Saudi Arabia says it has taken measures to deal with any epidemic that may break out during the annual hajj pilgrimage, with a minister stressing that the spread of a mystery illness from the same family as the deadly SARS virus was "limited."
Al-Masry Al-Youm 05 Sep 2014
The Ministry of Social Solidarity has distributed a handbook to all pilgrim associations that stated the procedures and...
Reuters 24 Jan 2014
The White House condemned a wave of bombings in Cairo on Friday and urged all sides in Egypt's political turmoil to...