Jun. 29, 22:13
BEIRUT: Fighting between the Islamic State group and the Syrian army in the mainly Kurdish city of Hassakeh has displaced at least 30,000 people, separated families and left some children unaccompanied, a member of an...
Jun. 29, 21:11
BERLIN: The U.N.’s cultural agency said Monday the destruction of antiquities and heritage sites in conflict zones by the Islamic State and other extremist groups could amount to war crimes. The UNESCO World Heritage...
Jun. 29, 20:05
N’DJAMENA: Two suicide bombings rocked Chad’s capital, killing at least 11 people weeks after suicide bombings killed dozens, an official said Monday. Five police officers were among the 11 dead, said Chad’s...
Jun. 29, 16:33
CAIRO: Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab issued the executive regulations of the new mineral resources law to start its application, improving the exploitation of mineral resources, Youm7 reported Sunday. The Ministry of Petroleum...
Jun. 29, 15:09
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) plunged on Monday, battered by heavy selling pressures following a bomb attack that injured Attorney-General Hisham Barakat and at least three others near Cairo’s Heliopolis district....
Jun. 29, 14:14
CAIRO: Moody’s Investors Service, a global credit rating agency and provider of financial analyses, said it expects Egypt’s tax revenues to be lower than 612 billion EGP projected in the draft budget for fiscal year 2015/2016....
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Demands to ban ‘child abuse, sexual harassment’ commercials
Jun. 24, 11:53
CAIRO: A set of 293 ancient Egyptian artifacts, estimated to have spent 2,000 years underwater, will tour several European capitals in September, Antiquities Ministry said in a statement Monday. Dubbed as “Egypt’s Sunken...
Jun. 21, 13:45
CAIRO: An attempt to smuggle five antique coins was foiled by the authorities at Cairo International Airport Sunday, Youm7 reported. The coins, dating back to the Mohamed Ali Dynasty (1805-1952), were seized with an Italian...
Jun. 21, 13:00
CAIRO: An initiative that aims to develop Cairo’s districts of Islamic heritage will be launched June 27, Cairo Governor Galal Saeed told the state TV. “The development initiative will start with the most densely populated...