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Egypt adopts policies to empower youth, women Washington - Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr highlighted the importance of resolving the problem of inequality, as reported by MENA. Inequality has negative impacts ... Sunday 23-04-2017 01:40 PM Egypt: National Youth Conference launches "Ask the President" initiative Cairo - The National Youth Conference launched on Saturday "Ask the President" initiative to encourage citizens to send their views and questions with no barriers to the Preisdent Abdel Fattah ... Saturday 22-04-2017 11:45 PM Breaking: 2 Egyptian conscripts killed after armored vehicle rollover in Sinai Two Egyptian conscripts were killed on Saturday after an armored vehicle rollover in the middle of Sinai. Saturday 22-04-2017 07:05 PM Egypt's Interior Minister: Terrorism targets fabric of State, Copts set example of patriotism Cairo - Egypts Interior Minister Magdy Abdel Ghaffar stated that terrorism targets the fabric of the State in a planned and organized way , state-own MENA reported. Abdel Ghaffar made the comments ... Saturday 22-04-2017 01:41 PM Al-Azhar rejects accusations of promoting extremism Cairo - Al-Azhar’s Council of Senior Scholars, on Tuesday, rejected claims accusing it of fostering extremism and sectarianism and said that Al-Azhars curriculums are the only guarantors of ... Friday 21-04-2017 09:56 PM Extreme conditions to build new churches in Upper Egypt Minya (Southern Egypt) - The building of a new church turned to be the major crisis in Minya’s village of Kom Alloufi , as the extremists refuse the establishment of a church in the village. They ... Friday 21-04-2017 12:05 PM Egyptian government drafts bill to combat cyberspace terrorism on social media Cairo — Assem El-Genidi, Assistant Secretary-General of the Conservative Party (or Hizb Al-Mohafezeen), has commended the government’s move to bring the long-awaited cybercrime bill to light as “a ... Thursday 20-04-2017 05:33 AM Egypt says forces killed Sinai monastery shooter Cairo - Egyptian security forces killed a gunman suspected of shooting dead a policeman near St. Catherine’s Monastery in the Sinai Peninsula, the interior ministry said on Wednesday. Three other ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 10:46 PM Head of security services inspects St. Catherine Mountains after terror attack Head of South Sinai Security Directorate Maj. Gen. Ahmed Tayel inspected on Wednesday St. Catherine Mountains, accompanied by a number of Bedouins. The inspection visit comes following the terrorist ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 10:34 PM Sufis invite Copts to attend celebrations of Al-Sayeda Zeinab’s birth Cairo — Leaders of Egypt’s Sufi Orders announced that they have sent formal invitations to a number of Coptic church figures to attend the traditional celebrations of the Mouled of al-Sayeda ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 07:15 PM World religious institutions must work together against terrorism, Al-Azhar University’s former Dean Wednesday 19-04-2017 05:44 PM 'Human Respect': New initiative to counter extremist ideas in Egypt Cairo - The Islamic Research Centre launched an initiative entitled Human Respect on Tuesday, in the framework of the efforts exerted by Egypt’s Al-Azhar, to correct false ideas promoted by ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 04:33 PM Aya Hegazy’s mother calls on Al-Sisi to reconsider pre-trial detention Cairo - Mother of Aya Hegazy,a dual citizen of Egypt and the United States of America, called on Egypt’s President and parliament to prevent prolonged pre-trial detention , saying that she put the ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 04:33 PM Egypt’s Mufti praises the country’s history of coexistence Egypt’s Mufti Shawky Allam said that the extremist ideas aim to divide the components of the Egyptian community, saying that the Egyptian people should not respond to such attempts due to their ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 02:24 PM Egypt: Causalities reported in attack near St Catherine's Monastery At least one person is dead following an "attack" near Egypts famous St Catherines Monastery, it is reported. Four others are said to have been injured in the incident. Unconfirmed reports say ... Tuesday 18-04-2017 10:00 PM