29 Oct 2014
Cairo: Egypt's Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb promised to resolve all issues faced by Indian investors in the country during a visit to the TCI Sanmar plant in Port Said, the largest Indian investment in Egypt.
25 Oct 2014
Cairo: Egypt has declared a three-month state of emergency in Sinai after a suicide car bombing killed 30 soldiers, according to the presidency. The presidency said in a statement on Friday night that the measure will come into effect from 5 am on Saturday for a duration of three months due to security reasons, a local media reported.
09 Sep 2014
Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to arrive in the Middle East on Tuesday to garner support for efforts to combat the Islamic State (IS) militants.
31 Jul 2014
Cairo: A month-long Indian Carnival will kick off in Egypt's North Coast on the Mediterranean Sea from Friday.
20 Aug 2014
Cairo: India and Egypt have discussed ways to promote cultural interactions between the two countries as they prepare for the next edition of the mega cultural extravaganza 'India by the Nile'.
04 Sep 2014
Jerusalem: Israel has agreed to dismantle a wooden footbridge at a Jerusalem holy site that is at the heart of a key Mideast dispute, a senior Israeli official said on Thursday.
25 Aug 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: Intensifying its military offensive in Gaza, Israel Monday pounded Hamas targets in the coastal strip with air strikes and tanks, killing at least eight Palestinians amid reports of a new Egyptian ceasefire proposal calling for an immediate halt in attacks.
09 Aug 2014
Cairo: An Egyptian court on Saturday ordered the dissolution of the Freedom and Justice Party, the political wing of the already banned Muslim Brotherhood movement, in yet another crushing blow to Islamists after the ouster of president Mohammed Morsi last year.
28 Aug 2014
Jerusalem: Israel had seriously considered a full military reoccupation of the Gaza Strip and viewed it as "the only alternative" if Egypt failed to broker a truce and Hamas continued firing rockets, a top Israeli minister said.
09 Jun 2014
Cairo: Egypt's former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who was sworn-in as President, said there will be no reconciliation with anyone who committed crimes or incited violence against civilians.