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Middle East, North Africa conflicts threaten two decades of health gains: research

21 minutes agoHealth : Reuters: Health

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Arab Spring uprising and subsequent conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa have lowered life expectancy in countries such as Syria, Yemen, Tunisia and Egypt, jeopardizing two decades of health gains, experts said on Wednesday.

Caravaggio “Rest on the Flight to Egypt” 1596-97...

1 hour agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Caravaggio “Rest on the Flight to Egypt” 1596-97 (detail modified)) by Beth Timken Via Flickr: Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Italian 1573-1610) Oil on canvas San Luigi dei Francesi, Rome, Italy Caravaggio pushed his figures up against the picture plane and used dramatic lighting which gives his paintings a quality of immediacy. Show More Summary

Egypt investigates strawberry link to hepatitis A cases in U.S.

Egypt’s Ministry of Agriculture is investigating the possibility that strawberries being exported to the United States are contaminated with hepatitis A. Ministry spokesman Edi Hawash said media reports from Virginia sparked the inquiry. He said Egypt has not received any official request from any U.S. Show More Summary

Finally, you can read the collected stories of Egypt’s ancient hieroglyphics in English

yesterdayNews : The Raw Story

The hieroglyphics that helped define the impression of ancient Egyptian civilization will see new life after being published in an English-language collection for the first time, The Guardian reported. “What will surprise people are the insights behind the well-known facade of ancient Egypt,...

High Price for Exposing Disappearances in Egypt

Next Tuesday, August 30, marks the International Day of the Disappeared, a day dedicated to reminding us of secret detentions, abductions, and forced disappearances. In many countries--including some of Washington's close allies--this...Show More Summary

First Russian Tourists May Fly to Egypt in 2nd Half of October

Director of the Russian tourist association Turpomosch Alexander Osaulenko that Russian experts poitively assess the situation in the Egyptian airports and flights from Russia to Egypt could be resumed in the second half of October.

Sisi faces the uncertain promise of Suez

The history of the canal offers a cautionary legacy to those hoping to win Egypt a good place in international economy.

Egypt Orders 8 Female TV Anchors To Lose Weight

Egypt’s state broadcaster has suspended eight female anchors and instructed them to lose weight within a month, leading to an outcry from women’s rights advocates. The edict was given by the the state-run broadcaster Egyptian Radio and...Show More Summary

Egypt wheat commission submits corruption report amid calls for minister to resign

CAIRO (Reuters) - A fact-finding commission investigating corruption in Egypt's domestic wheat supplies has delivered its final report to parliament, a lawmaker said on Monday, amid mounting pressure on the minister of supplies to resign.

Egypt Ready to Create Separate Security Zones for Russian Tourists in Airports

Cairo is ready to provide special zones for Russian tourists if their number increases accordingly, according to Egyptian Civil Aviation Minister Sherif Fathy.

Why the new 'Ben-Hur' is the biggest box-office flop of the whole summer

There was a time when Hollywood would put all of its chips on the epic movies set in ancient Egypt or the Roman Empire to bring home huge box-office dollars. But it looks like that time is over. The genre known in the business as "sword-and-sandal"...Show More Summary

Wydad need point at Zesco to finish first

2 days agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Johannesburg (AFP) – Wydad Casablanca of Morocco need a point at Zesco United of Zambia on Wednesday to win Group A and set up a CAF Champions League semi-final showdown with Zamalek of Egypt. But if the 1992 African champions lose at...Show More Summary

Egypt President Sisi Urges to Disarm Syrian Militants

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi has urged to disarm extremist groups operating in Syria and search for a peaceful way out of the five-year conflict, in an interview to local newspapers published Monday.

Caravaggio “Rest on the Flight to Egypt” 1596-97 by...

3 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Caravaggio “Rest on the Flight to Egypt” 1596-97 by Beth Timken Via Flickr: Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Italian 1573-1610) Oil on canvas San Luigi dei Francesi, Rome, Italy Caravaggio pushed his figures up against the picture plane and used dramatic lighting which gives his paintings a quality of immediacy. Show More Summary

Russia, Egypt to Sign Final Contract to Build Nuclear Plant by Year-End

Egypt plants to finalize the signing of a raft of contracts to build its first nuclear power plant by the end of this year, the nation’s President Abdel Fattah Sisi told newspapers.

At Least Two Police Officers Die in Attack on Checkpoint in Northern Egypt

Unknown gunmen attacked checkpoint in the Menofia governorate in northern Egypt and killed two police officers, according to local media.

In Egypt, IMF deal brings austerity few can afford

CAIRO (Reuters) - A few years ago Imad would not have imagined himself queuing in the Cairo sun for a weekly ration of subsidized baby milk. But rising prices mean his civil servant's salary barely lasts the month and the government is tightening its belt further.

Strawberry smoothies linked to Hepatitis A illnesses in Virginia

Frozen strawberries imported from Egypt and used by Tropical Smoothie Café locations in Virginia are possibly linked to a cluster of Hepatitis A infections, spurring state health officials to issue a public health warning. The restaurant chain has already pulled the implicated strawberries from all of its restaurants, not just the 100 locations in Virginia,... Continue Reading

Police Conscript Killed, Five Officers Injured by IED in North Sinai

A police conscript was killed and five other Egyptian policemen on Friday were injured by an improvised explosive device (IED) in Egypt's North Sinai, local media reported.

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