CAIRO: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi is facing criticism after a massive red carpet was laid over public roads for his motorcade during a trip to open a social housing project in a Cairo sub
CAIRO: Egypt’s interior minister Monday rejected charges of security forces involvement in the case of Italian Giulio Regeni, who was found dead bearing signs of torture after disappearing in Cairo la
WASHINGTON: Saudi Arabia and the US will push for an immediate cease-fire in Syria at international talks later this week, their top diplomats said.
DUBAI: The UAE plans to outsource most government tasks to the private sector and cut the number of ministries, Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum said.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: The ruler of Dubai says authorities hope to privatize some government services in the oil-rich country.
SANAA, Yemen: Al-Qaeda militants battled each other on Monday in a southern Yemeni city controlled by the group, in what appeared to be an internal power struggle that erupted after a senior militant
JERUSALEM: A man who stabbed and lightly wounded an Israeli soldier on Sunday in the southern city of Ashkelon before being shot was a Sudanese national who has since died of his wounds, police said.<
KILIS: Turkey has reached the end of its “capacity to absorb” refugees but will continue to take them in, the deputy premier said Sunday, as his country faced mounting pressure to open its border to t
ROME: A second autopsy on the body of an Italian found slain in Egypt reveals that the doctoral student suffered “inhuman, animal-like” violence, Italy’s interior minister said Sunday as he pressed Eg
BENGHAZI: An airstrike hit a hospital in Derna in eastern Libya on Sunday, killing four people including a woman and her child and two anti-government fighters, a doctor said.
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