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Arab countries mum on Russia’s Syria airstrikes


Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (left) shakes hands with European Parliament President Martin Schulz at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday. — AFP

In shabby alleys, find real taste of Cairo

People eat at the Kaber Subhi restaurant in Cairo's northern suburb of Shubra. 	 (Photo: AFP)

Through streets strewn with rubbish where laundry lines hang from shabby apartment blocks, the tantalising smell of grilled kebabs lures patrons from across Cairo.

Cairo: 9 Muslim Brotherhood members killed in Egyptian raid

Egyptian security forces in Cairo. (AP File Photo)

The Brotherhood members had clashed with security forces

Egypt pardons two Al Jazeera journalists

Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy

Egypt’s President on Wednesday pardoned Al Jazeera’s jailed Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy and his colleague Baher Mohamed, who were sentenced last month to three years in prison, the presidency sa

Egypt President Sisi swears in new government: state media

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. (Photo: AFP)

Former premier Ibrahim Mahlab's government resigned on September 12

Al Qaeda chief urges lone wolf attacks

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri called on young Muslim men in the United States and other Western countries to carry out attacks inside there and urged greater unity between militants.

Egyptian forces chasing jihadists kill Mexican tourists in error

(Photo: AFP/ File)

Egypt has been struggling to quell a jihadist insurgency since the military overthrew Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in 2013

Egypt government resigns, oil minister to form Cabinet

Egypt’s Prime Minister and his cabinet resigned on Saturday following a corruption scandal and President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi tasked the oil minister with forming a new government.

Egypt's government resigns: Presidency

Egypt's president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (Photo: AFP)

Mahlab was asked to stay on as caretaker prime minister until a new government is formed...

Egypt government resigns, oil minister to form new cabinet

Egypt prime minister Ibrahim Mahlab handed his government's resignation to President Sisi. (Photo: AP)

The reshuffle was meant to pump new blood into the government

Europe’s past is India’s future. That dismal thought is inescapable amidst these tranquil Tuscan hills where the clash of arms between the Guelphs and the Ghibellines is a 500-year-old memory.

You have to understand that there is a fundamental misconception among a major section of Hindus that eating beef is a virtue for Muslims. It is not. Islam has nowhere said you should eat beef.