Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : "Cairo"

Related Searches

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 9392)


10 things you need to know today: August 27, 2014

1. A new cease-fire takes hold in GazaIsrael and the Palestinians reached a deal on a long-term cease-fire aimed at ending their seven-week conflict in Gaza. The truce was negotiated in Cairo and took effect Tuesday evening. It appeared to be holding early Wednesday. Show More Summary

EaterWire: T-Doug's Salmon Chanted Evening; KuKuRuZa in Cairo

yesterdayNews : The Newsroom

ARBITRARY LISTICLES—Palace Kitchen's Palace Burger Royale is one of the Best Burgers in the US as voted by Zagat readers. T-Doug's $17, half-pound burger is served with fries on a bun from Dahlia Bakery. Brave Horse Tavern and Li'l Woody's...

Egypt State Media Announces Gaza War Cease-Fire

(CAIRO) — Egyptian state media has announced a cease-fire between Hamas and Israel to halt the seven-week Gaza war, which has killed over 2,200 people. Both Egyptian state television and the state news agency MENA announced the deal Tuesday night. Both said it begins at 7 p.m. local time (1600 GMT), without elaborating. Earlier, officials…

UN envoy opposes foreign intervention in Libya

yesterdayNews : The Newsroom

CAIRO (AP) — The newly appointed U.N. envoy to Libya said Tuesday he doesn't believe foreign intervention of any kind can halt the North African country's turmoil as political divisions and infighting push it deeper into chaos.

Egypt, UAE Carry Out Secret Libyan Airstrikes

CAIRO, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Airstrikes by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates were launched against anti-government militias in Libya last week, four senior U.S. officials revealed Monday. The attacks against Islamic militias in the vicinity of Tripoli, Libya's capital, were performed without the knowledge or consent of the United States. Show More Summary

Libya neighbours back Egypt call to disarm militias

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

Libya's neighbours Monday backed an Egyptian call for rival militias in the tumultuous North African country to be disarmed, agreeing with Cairo that there should be no foreign intervention to stem spiralling lawlessness. Foreign ministers...Show More Summary

Sudan hosts talks on Ethiopian Nile dam row

Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia opened talks Monday to try to resolve a dispute over a hydro-electric dam being built by Addis Ababa on the Nile. Cairo fears that Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance dam project could diminish its water supply. Despite...Show More Summary

Libya seeks foreign help for oilfields as rockets fired at airport

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

By Ulf Laessing and Ayman al-Warfalli CAIRO/BENGHAZI (Reuters) - Libya wants the international community to help protect its oilfields, airports and other state assets as it is too weak to stop armed groups fighting for control, its ambassador in Cairo said on Monday. Show More Summary

Libya's neighbors fear spillover of violence

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt on Monday called for an international push to disband militias in neighboring Libya after weeks of inter-militia fighting wreaked havoc in the country, saying that the violence could prompt international intervent...

Libya's neighbors fear spillover of violence

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's foreign minister has called for an international push to disband militias in neighboring Libya, where weeks of inter-militia fighting has wreaked havoc in the country.

Libya's Islamist militias claim control of capital

CAIRO (AP) — Libya's Islamist militias said Sunday they have consolidated their hold on Tripoli and its international airport, driving out rival militias to the outskirts of the capital following a weekslong battle for control of the strategic hub.

Islamic authority: Extremists no 'Islamic State'

3 days agoNews : The Newsroom

CAIRO (AP) — The top Islamic authority in Egypt, revered by many Muslims worldwide, launched an Internet-based campaign Sunday challenging an extremist group in Syria and Iraq by saying it should not be called an "Islamic State."

Another Bird Picture

Following up on the bird themed photos yesterday here is one from TMV commentator dduck taken in Cairo. Share on Tumblr

Egypt denies role in Tripoli air raid

3 days agoNews : The Newsroom

Cairo (AFP) - Egypt on Sunday denied any involvement in an air strike on positions held by Islamist militiamen around the Libyan capital's airport.

Egypt denies role in Tripoli air raid

Cairo (AFP) - Egypt on Sunday denied any involvement in an air strike on positions held by Islamist militiamen around the Libyan capital's airport.

Egypt calls for Gaza ceasefire as fighting rages

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Yasmine Saleh GAZA/CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt called on Israel and the Palestinians on Saturday to halt hostilities and resume peace talks, but both sides kept up attacks, including an Israeli air strike which destroyed a residential tower block in the center of Gaza City. Show More Summary

Deposed Egypt president's spokesman faces trial

The former spokesman for Egypt's deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi faces trial for allegedly helping an ex-premier try to flee to Sudan, a judicial source said on Saturday. Yasser Ali, who was arrested in Cairo in December, is...Show More Summary

Cairo condemns stadium execution of Egyptian in Libya

Egypt on Saturday condemned the public execution in a Libyan football stadium of one of its nationals, reportedly by jihadists, and urged the international community to help restore security there. An Islamist armed group carried out...Show More Summary

Egypt sentences five to death for policeman's murder

4 days agoNews : The Newsroom

An Egyptian court sentenced five men to death on Saturday for the murder in January of a policeman on duty at a church just outside Cairo. Militant groups have been targeting security forces since a bloody police crackdown on supporters of former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi following his overthrow in a military coup in July 2013. Show More Summary

Egypt calls for immediate Gaza ceasefire

Egypt urges Israel and Palestinians to accept an immediate ceasefire deal for Gaza and return to Cairo to resume talks.

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC