Home
Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  'egypt'
Latest

Car bomb explodes, another prevented in Giza

  /  July 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Rural village rocked by early morning explosion killing 3

Read More →
Latest

10 children killed in shelling of Gaza park

  /  July 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Violence returns to the besieged strip amid failure to broker ceasefire; Israel claims “Gaza terrorists” responsible for latest tragedy

Read More →
Latest

‘Dangerous’ Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis member killed during arrest operation: MOI

  /  July 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Killed member responsible for attacks on security personnel and “vital” institutions, says interior ministry

Read More →
Latest

Egypt mourns the death of 23 nationals in Libya shelling

  /  July 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign ministry calls on Libyan authorities to identify the perpetrators as violence in the neighbouring country intensifies

Read More →
Latest

Kids search for alternatives to omitted children shows

  /  July 27, 2014  /  Culture  /  1 Comment

After the government pulled programming, children are watching adult series that may expose them to “complex scenes they cannot process”, says AUC professor

Read More →
Latest

Gazans salvage their dead during humanitarian ceasefire

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  1 Comment

Death toll rises as more bodies are found under the rubble during ceasefire

Read More →
Latest

Prosecution refers 20 to court on terrorism charges

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The men are believed to be members of the militant group Agnad Misr

Read More →
Latest

Rise of interest rate to have limited effect on stock market: Experts

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Economic experts give different reasons for the limited impact of the interest rate hike on the stock market

Read More →
Latest

National Bank of Egypt, Banque du Caire, and Banque Misr increase returns on savings certificates

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

A number of government banks raise returns on savings certificates to attract liquidity, fight inflation, and increase individual returns

Read More →
Latest

Top diplomats call for extension of 12-hour Gaza ceasefire

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Efforts to extend humanitarian ceasefire continue in Paris as it holds in Gaza

Read More →
Latest

US pulls diplomats out of Libya following fresh clashes

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

123 Egyptians prevented from entering Libya on Friday

Read More →
Latest

Three arrested during Friday protests

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Small demonstrations disbursed peacefully, says interior ministry

Read More →
Latest

‘Terminology’ of Gaza ceasefire proposal still needs work: Kerry

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Netanyahu agrees to 12-hour “pause” in Gaza, Kerry hopeful for extension

Read More →
Latest

US, UN to announce humanitarian ceasefire initiative: Hamas official

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

John Kerry and Ban Ki Moon meet in Cairo in efforts to stop the violence in Gaza

Read More →
Latest

Egypt condemns Israeli targeting of UNRWA shelter in Gaza

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Israel insists people were warned, asked to evacuate before launching strike

Read More →
Latest

Israel’s deadly attack on Gaza – A never-ending déjà vu

  /  July 24, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

By Jonathan Moremi A few weeks ago I bought the book “The General’s Son” by Miko Peled, an Israeli. His father – Matti Peled – was one of the most respected Israeli Generals fighting in read the rest…

Read More →
Latest

UK foreign secretary urges Hamas to accept ceasefire without preconditions

  /  July 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Hammond meets Al-Sisi and Egyptian counterpart in Cairo to discuss Israeli offensive in Gaza, other regional issues

Read More →
Latest

Made in Prison

  /  July 24, 2014  /  Lifestyle  /  2 Comments

A dental student arrested during anti-coup protests at Al-Azhar University is making and selling handbags from prison

Read More →
Latest

Gallup ranks Egypt ‘third most negative country’, but silver linings remain

  /  July 24, 2014  /  Lifestyle  /  1 Comment

Amid political turmoil and economic uncertainty, what makes Egyptians feel optimistic?

Read More →
Latest

Egyptian ceasefire initiative includes no conditions for either party: Al-Sisi

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Internationally backed Egyptian proposal was rejected by Hamas, Gaza Strip’s governing body

Read More →
Latest

Delay in imports of gas for electricity threatens the industrial sector in Egypt

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

EGAS stopped pumping gas to MOPCO, EFC, and EBIC factories; reduction of 80% of gas needs of cement plants

Read More →
Latest

Sanitary measures imposed on Egypt have negative impact on export: ERF

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Government should support firms to increase their quality and productivity in order to export

Read More →
Latest

One child killed every hour in Gaza: UNOCHA

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Palestinian death toll over 650, mass displacements, airstrikes, and shelling continue

Read More →
Latest

Kerry arrives in Israel amid diplomatic efforts to broker ceasefire agreement

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ban Ki Moon “strongly condemns” Hamas rocket attacks; calls on both parties to “stop fighting”

Read More →
Latest

‘The government…has little interest in financial support for housing’: EIPR

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

New report criticises Egypt’s affordable housing programmes

Read More →
Latest

French contractor to supply Egyptian navy with 4 frigates: Industry source

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt would be the globe’s second non-French operator of ultra-modern Gowind-class corvettes

Read More →
Latest

Foreign ministry welcomes Libyan parliamentary election results

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

The foreign ministry congratulated Tuesday its western neighbour Libya after the conclusion of parliamentary elections. “Egypt is looking forward to working with the House of Representatives,” a statement released by the Foreign Ministry said, adding read the rest…

Read More →
Latest

EU Election Observation Mission presents final report

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Chief observer recommends Egypt “rebuild confidence” in political process

Read More →
Latest

2 tribal leaders killed in North Sinai

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Unidentified gunmen kill tribal leaders in separate incidents on same day

Read More →
Latest

Civil society groups criticise ‘unregulated’ decision to provide emergency cases with free medical treatment

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Prime minister issued the decision; groups fear it will not be carried out due to ambiguity of its
nature

Read More →