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  • Prosecutor summons policemen over activist’s killing

    Prosecutor General Hisham Barakat has summoned on Sunday police personnel who were at a protest on S...

    Prosecutor summons policemen over activist’s killing
  • Yemen on the brink of civil war

    Large protests in Sanaa and many southern provinces opposing the Houthi takeover of power are threat...

    Yemen on the brink of civil war
  • Heavy security presence in Cairo’s squares and Al-Ittihadiya Palace

    The Egyptian army has tightened security in Cairo in the wake of calls by the Muslim Brotherhood for...

    Heavy security presence in Cairo’s squares and Al-Ittihadiya Palace
  • Yemeni president Hadi resigns after Houthis coup

    Yemeni president Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi has stepped down over a staged coup carried out by the Shiit...

    Yemeni president Hadi resigns after Houthis coup
  • Leading Yemen’s Houthis: Who is Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi?

    Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi is the leader of the Houthi rebels in Yemen. He was called on to lead the move...

    Leading Yemen’s Houthis: Who is Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi?
  • Japan unable to contact Islamic State regarding release of two Japanese hos...

    Japan is still waiting on a response from the militant group known as the Islamic State (formerly IS...

    Japan unable to contact Islamic State regarding release of two Japanese hostages
25 Muslim Brotherhood members arrested in Fayoum

25 Muslim Brotherhood members arrested in Fayoum

On Sunday, security forces arrested 25 members of the Muslim Brotherhood in Fayoum for inciting violence. The Muslim Brotherhood arranged a march on Sunday in which hundreds of members affiliated to the terrorist organisation toured the str... more...

Istanbul to host upcoming round of Iran nuclear talks

Istanbul to host upcoming round of Iran nuclear talks

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Seyed Abbas Araghchi announced that Istanbul will host the upcoming round of nuclear talks. In an interview with Iranian state media, Araghchi announced that the deputy foreign ministers of Iran, the UK, Franc... more...

EGX gains LE1.1 billion

EGX gains LE1.1 billion

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) continued its upward trend at the close of Wednesday’s trading, backed by intensive purchases by institutions and Arab and local investment funds. The market capital achieved gains worth about LE1.1 billion... more...

Tangerine Dream founder Edgar Froese dies at 70

Tangerine Dream founder Edgar Froese dies at 70

German band Tangerine Dream founder Edgar Froese unexpectedly died on 23 January at the of 70, in Vienna, after suffering from a pulmonary embolism. Froese founded the ‘Tangerine Dream’ German band in Berlin in 1967, which is credited with ... more...

Dendera, domain of Hathor

Dendera, domain of Hathor

Regarded among the best preserved in Egypt, the temple of Hathor at Dendera is not one of the most visited, as it lies off the beaten track. On the left bank of the Nile, Dendera is about 60 km north of Luxor. In ancient Egypt, this was the... more...

A trip to Mount Sinai

A trip to Mount Sinai

Last month I went with Dune Raiders (an Egyptian travel agency that aims for adventurous tourism) on a 36-hour trip to Sinai. It was mainly for climbing Mount Mousa (known as Mount Sinai) that resides in the area of Saint Catherine. After a... more...

Wildlife: Amazing facts about animals

Wildlife: Amazing facts about animals

As city dwelling folks who lead busy lives, many of us are always watching the clock, checking our emails, and trying to beat traffic. We don’t have time to enjoy the simple things in life. For the 21st century individual, technology ... more...

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