Oct. 07, 01:23
PARIS: France’s foreign minister said on Tuesday his country was working on a United Nations Security Council resolution aimed at stopping Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s forces from using barrel bombs against...
Oct. 07, 00:16
MEXICO CITY: Mexico’s defense secretary says he will not allow his soldiers to speak with any international commission investigating the disappearance last year of 43 college students, because they had nothing to do with...
Oct. 06, 23:25
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is calling for Israel to investigate the death of four Palestinians, including a 13-year-old boy, in recent clashes between Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli forces. Ban says Israel...
Oct. 06, 17:20
Oct 6 The International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecasts for a second time this year on Tuesday, citing weak commodity prices and a slowdown in China and warned that policies aimed at increasing demand were...
Oct. 06, 16:00
CAIRO: The International Monetary Fund has raised its forecast for Egypt’s economic growth in 2015 from 4 percent to 4.2 percent, the second upgrade in 2015, according to a Tuesday report. It its World Economic Outlook (WEO)...
Oct. 06, 14:27
CAIRO: Egypt is preparing to launch a new bidding round for gas exploration off the Mediterranean coast in the first half of 2016, Khaled Abdel Badie, the head of the state gas company EGAS told Reuters on Tuesday. His...
Journalist released from prison in Egypt leaves country
Academic niqabi lecturers: banning face veil in classroom ‘knee-jerk decision’
Men 3x more represented in labor market than women : CAPMAS
Ahly out of CAF Confederation Cup after loss to Orlando Pirate
Suez Canal axis aims to produce 60K tons of fish yearly: Mamish
Jordan arrests 3 caught on video assaulting Egyptian national
Oct. 06, 17:14
CAIRO: The fifth season of Cross Egypt Challenge CEC, the 2,200-kilometer motorcycle and scooter rally, is to kick off Oct. 23, to last for nine days long and end on October 31, according to the Rally’s website. The launching...
Oct. 06, 14:00
CAIRO: An amateur excavator was arrested under an ancient mosque of Abu Bakr in Ain Shams. The man, 47, was found in possession of digging tools and rope in a approximately 10 meter-deep pit, ostensiblity searching for ancient...
Oct. 04, 13:45
CAIRO: The Goethe Institute in Cairo is hosting a film festival in the cities of Asyut from Oct 7-8, Mansoura Oct. 14-15, and Luxor Oct. 27-28. Among the German films to be screen include 2014’s “Jack,” about a 10-year old boy...