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  • No Arab Country Colludes With Israel, Says Egypt Open this result in new window
    Bernama - 1 hour, 0 minute ago
    PUTRAJAYA, Aug 3 (Bernama) -- Egypt says no Arab country in the Middle East supports Israeli military aggression in Lebanon, instead they want an immediate ceasefire as the conflict is taking a terrible toll on innocent civilians in the war-hit zone.

  • Egypt stocks up 19% Open this result in new window
    AME Info - 1 hour, 0 minute ago
    Egypt's key stock index, the Case 30, gained 19% in July on optimism that economic growth prospects will keep attracting international investors, according to Bloomberg. Egypt's economy is predicted to grow 5.3% in 2006, according to IMF figures.

  • Egypt's First Lady Calls for Immediate Ceasefire in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Voice of America - Aug 02 11:35 AM
    In a rare political statement, Egypt's First Lady Suzanne Mubarak Tuesday urged the international community to call for an immediate ceasefire in Lebanon. She spoke at a meeting organized by the National Council of Arab Women.

  • Egypt and Jordan Call on Israel to Reach Agreements With Neighbors Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - 1 hour, 2 minutes ago
    (IsraelNN.com) The foreign ministers of Egypt and Jordan while visiting Lebanon released a statement warning if Israel does not reach an agreement with her Arab neighbors, another conflict will erupt, similar or worse to the current situation in Lebanon.

  • Visiting chorus: Egypt, Jordan and Spain call for cease-fire Open this result in new window
    The Daily Star Lebannon - Aug 02 12:53 PM
    Three foreign ministers visiting Lebanon on Wednesday agreed that there should be an immediate cease-fire as a first step to ending the Israeli assault on this country. Foreign ministers from Spain, Jordan and Egypt held meetings with Lebanon's three top officials on Wednesday before leaving Beirut to continue their efforts.

  • Egypt, Jordan, Spain step up Lebanon ceasefire pressure Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Aug 02 9:02 AM
    BEIRUT - The foreign ministers of Egypt, Jordan and Spain on Wednesday called for an immediate ceasefire in Israels offensive in Lebanon, followed by the deployment of UN peacekeepers and Lebanese forces along the countrys volatile border with Israel.

  • Daily Doc: is Taba in Egypt safe? Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Aug 02 2:25 AM
    Doc Holiday opens his travel clinic on a daily basis to answer your holiday queries. Today: is Taba in Egypt safe for travellers?

  • (AFX UK Focus) 2006-08-02 12:20 GMT: Egypt hopes UN will call for Lebanon ceasefire in 48 hours Open this result in new window
    Interactive Investor - Aug 02 4:47 AM
    BEIRUT (AFX) - Egypt's foreign minister expressed hope today that the UN Security Council would issue an appeal for a ceasefire between Israel and Hezbollah within the next 48 hours.

  • Egypt: Attracting Arab Tourists Open this result in new window
    Zawya - Aug 02 4:18 AM
    02 August 2006 Though dismayed by the violence raging in the Middle East, Egypt's tourism industry insiders anticipate a further spike in Arab holidaymakers from across the region.

  • Americans Visiting Egypt in Record Numbers! Open this result in new window
    [Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 02 6:00 AM
    More Americans are travelling to Egypt than at any time in history!

  • Egypt helps Ethiopia tourism Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Aug 01 9:15 PM
    Egypt will help Ethiopia develop its tourism and increase income, according to The Ethiopian Herald. The Ethio-Egypt Joint Ministerial Council recently signed agreements in trade, agriculture, culture and tourism. Egypt earns up to $3bn annually through tourism.

  • Egypts CASE index is worlds biggest mover Open this result in new window
    Gulf Times - Aug 02 2:48 AM
    CAIRO/DUBAI: Egypts key stock index rose, posting the biggest move among markets included in global benchmarks, on optimism that earnings and economic-growth prospects will keep attracting international investors to the nations assets.

  • Egypt reclaims desert Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Aug 01 9:15 PM
    Egypt plans to reclaim 1.4m hectares of desert over the next decade, to cope with the population boom in the already-overcrowded Nile Corridor, according to Voice of America. Reclamation involves pumping millions of cubic metres per day of water onto the desert.

  • China-made Chery sedan to be assembled in Egypt Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Aug 01 8:02 PM
    Chinese carmaker Chery Automobile announced on Tuesday in Cairo that the assembling lines of Chery sedan were officially kicked off in Egypt with the cooperation of an Egyptian car company.

  • Egypt to build 9.5 billion dollar petrochemical project Open this result in new window
    New Kerala - Aug 01 10:00 PM
    By Iaonnis Solomou, Nicosia: Egypt Petroleum Minister Sameh Fahmy has said that the Egyptian government has prepared plans to build at an estimated cost of 9.5 billion dollars, a major refining and petrochemicals project at Kafr al-Shaikh.

  • Egypt: Country to Help Ethiopia Grow Tourism Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 01 9:36 AM
    Egypt would help Ethiopia promote its tourist sector, said Ethiopia's minister of culture and tourism ambassador.

  • Ethiopia: Ethiopia Working With Egypt in Promoting Tourist Attractions Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Aug 01 8:53 AM
    Ethiopia would work in cooperation with Egypt to promote its tourist attractions and boost the income obtained from the sector, Minister of Culture and Tourism Ambassador Mohammed Drir said.

  • Intel celebrates five years in Egypt Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Aug 01 6:29 AM
    Intel Corporation today celebrates its fifth-year anniversary in Egypt.

  • Israeli prisoner may be given to Egypt Open this result in new window
    UPI - Aug 01 7:08 AM
    GAZA, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Hamas could hand abducted Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit over to Egypt or Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas until the group's demands are met, an official said.

  • Egypt hails elections in DRC Congo Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Aug 02 5:06 PM
    Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit on Wednesday praised the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for holding elections on Sunday, the state-owned MENA news agency reported.

  • Rafah crossing with Egypt to reopen for 2 days Open this result in new window
    africast.com - Aug 01 6:41 AM
    GAZA, August 01 -- A Palestinian official said on Tuesday that Rafah crossing point on Gaza-Egypt border would be reopened for two days to allow travelers leave Gaza.

  • Protests against Israeli onslaught in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Socialist Worker - Aug 01 10:38 AM
    Thousands of protesters took over Talat Harb Square in central Cairo, Egypt, last week to demonstrate against Israels assault on Lebanon and the failure of the Arab regimes to oppose it.

  • Reflections from the Middle East Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 02 8:14 AM
    From Their Own Correspondent presents a special insight into the Middle East from a team of journalists in Lebanon, Israel, Iran and Egypt.

  • Centurion Announces New Gas Discovery in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Rigzone - Aug 02 2:19 PM
    Centurion Energy International Inc. on Wednesday said that the Luzi-1 exploration well (Centurion 50%, Shell 50%), which is located on the eastern side of the company's West Manzala concession in the Egyptian Nile Delta, has been drilled to test a prospect on trend with the El Wastani field.

  • Israel targets smuggler's boats by Gaza Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 7:22 PM
    Israeli missile boats fired at the Gaza beach early Wednesday, hitting crafts and structures owned by a Palestinian known as the top arms smuggler in Gaza and Egypt, Palestinians said.

  • Wednesday, Aug 02, 2006 Open this result in new window
    Knight-Ridder Washington Bureau - Aug 02 1:51 PM
    BEIRUT, Lebanon - In Bahrain, they sing songs about him. In Egypt, he's compared with their greatest modern hero. In distant Tunis, where an estimated 7,000 people marched peacefully to protest Israel's action, some of them held up his photograph.

  • AL supports Egyptian proposal on int'l probe into Qana incident Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Aug 02 5:36 PM
    The Cairo-based Arab League (AL) has supported an Egyptian proposal to launch an international probe into an Israeli bombing of the southern Lebanese village of Qana, Egypt's official MENA news agency reported Wednesday.

  • Senior Engineers EGYPT - RF Planning and Optimisation, Transmission, Core, IN VAS, and LOS. Open this result in new window
    Cellular-News.com - Aug 02 12:17 AM
    LCC has worked with more than 350 networks and our services have evolved with the operators needs, from technical consulting to turnkey projects and outsourcing deals.

  • BNP Paribas submits bid for Egyptian bank Open this result in new window
    Market Watch - Aug 02 6:00 AM
    PARIS (MarketWatch) -- BNP Paribas SA (13110.FR) Chief Executive Baudouin Prot Wednesday said the bank has submitted a non-binding offer for Egypt's Bank of Alexandria.

  • Egypt dismayed by accusations of arming Somali Islamists Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Jul 31 4:56 AM
    CAIRO -- Egypt Sunday voiced dismay at accusations by Somali Prime Minister Ali Mohammed Gedi that it was supplying weapons to the Islamic Courts militia who control the capital Mogadishu, a foreign ministry statement said.

  • Egypt: Ethio - Egypt Joint Commission Meet Concludes Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Jul 31 7:26 AM
    The 2nd Ethio-Egypt Joint Commission Meeting concluded with the signing of various agreements, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

  • KING ABDULLHA OF JORDAN , MUBARAK OF EGYPT AND THE SAUDI KING ARE NOTHING MORE THAN IMPOTENT MONKEYS , WHO ARE WATCHING  Open this result in new window
    News From Bangladesh - Jul 31 11:24 AM
    KING ABDULLHA OF JORDAN , MUBARAK OF EGYPT AND THE SAUDI KING ARE NOTHING MORE THAN IMPOTENT MONKEYS , WHO ARE WATCHING FROM THEIR SAFE WINDOWS -WHILE BABIES ARE BEIGN KILLED IN LEBANON , WHAT ARE THE PEOPLE IN THE ARAB STREETS DOING OR THINKNG ???

  • Peridot - August Birthstone Open this result in new window
    BellaOnline - Aug 02 12:33 PM
    Peridot is a brilliant, yellow-green gemstone that was much revered in ancient Egypt. It's also a relatively delicate stone and needs to be protected from scratches and chemicals.

  • Week 7 Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - Aug 02 12:10 AM
    The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder ages 10 and older

  • Israeli ambassador to Egypt regrets Qana bombing Open this result in new window
    AngolaPress - Jul 31 5:45 AM
    Cairo, 07/31 - Israeli Ambassador to Egypt Shalom Cohen on Sunday expressed his regrets and sorrow to Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit for the dramatic incident in the southern Lebanese village of Qana.

  • Big win brings Godown big money at New Egypt Open this result in new window
    The Star-Ledger - Jul 30 10:50 PM
    Brian Godown pocketed his first win at New Egypt Speedway in over two months, and his timing couldn't have been better. He pocketed a lot of extra cash in the process.

  • Egypt's festival lights up Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Jul 31 2:59 AM
    Egypt is holding a nationwide tourism and shopping festival until 20 August. Attractions include light and laser shows from rooftops overlooking the Nile, three-dimensional videos and live music. Malls and retail outlets in all of the country's major centres are participating.

  • Sponsored Listing Open this result in new window
    Growth Company Investor - Aug 02 9:16 AM
    Centurion Energy has found more gas in Egypt's Nile Delta and is considering how to prepare for production next year. Alberta-based Centurion, which is quoted on Toronto and AIM, encountered 'gas-bearing zones' in the Luzi-1 exploration well on the eastern side of its West Manzala concession.

  • Cairo University Students Take Part in Anti-Israel Protest Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Aug 02 12:57 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) A reported 2,000 people took part in an anti-Israel protest in Egypts Cairo University on Wednesday. Participants in the protest burned both Israeli and American flags.

  • 3 killed in Israeli airstrikes in Gaza Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - 1 hour, 14 minutes ago
    Israeli tanks and troops moved back into southern Gaza early Thursday, closing off the entrance to a main town, residents and the military said. Three armed Palestinians were killed in airstrikes, the latest stage of Israel's monthlong offensive.

  • Tourism and Shopping Festival lights up Egypt Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Jul 31 12:44 AM
    Light and laser shows from rooftops overlooking the Nile, three-dimensional videos and live music will be among the new attractions of the Egypt Tourism and Shopping Festival 2006 which runs until 20 August.

  • Being at water's edge provides a break from the busy world Open this result in new window
    Southern Illinoisan - Aug 02 5:07 AM
    The soothing qualities of water are amazing. We were visiting relatives at Lake of Egypt Sunday. It seemed just natural to slip down to the lake for a few minutes. Actually, I intended to spend just a few minutes at water's edge - for once, I had no rod and reel with me.

  • Oil soothes conflict for Mideast investors Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - 15 minutes ago
    Three weeks of violence between Israel and Hezbollah have done little damage to Middle East financial markets, even as the conflict has devastated Lebanon.

  • Life Events Open this result in new window
    Southern Illinoisan - Aug 02 5:07 AM
    Rainforest Art Safari: 9:30 a.m. to noon, Monday, July 31 through Friday, Aug. 4 for Session one and Monday, Aug. 7 through Friday, Aug. 11 for Session two, Little Egypt Arts Association Art Center, 601 Tower Square Plaza, Marion.

  • UN's blunt Malloch Brown raises US ire, again Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - 2 hours, 43 minutes ago
    With just three months left before his departure, U.N. Deputy Secretary-General Mark Malloch Brown is becoming increasingly outspoken, at times overshadowing his boss Kofi Annan.

  • Melrose Egypt oil find Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Aug 01 9:14 PM
    Melrose Resources is expecting a 150% increase in revenues over the next 18 months after an unexpected extra oil find in one of its Egyptian gas fields, The Herald has reported. Oil as well as gas has been found at West Dikirnis, potentially raising output 50% to 154m cubic feet per day.

  • M & M to set up assembly unit in Egypt Open this result in new window
    rediff.com - Jul 30 10:42 PM
    Mahindra & Mahindra has signed a long-term agreement with Bavarian Auto Trading Company, an Egyptian automobile manufacturer and trader, for setting up a completely-knocked-down assembly unit in Egypt.

  • Centurion Announces New Gas Discovery in Egypt Open this result in new window
    [Press Release] CCNMatthews via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 02 5:00 AM
    CALGARY, ALBERTA-- - Centurion Energy International Inc. :

  • Muslim world demands Lebanon ceasefire, peace role Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - 1 hour, 48 minutes ago
    Leaders from the Muslim world, spearheaded by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, on Thursday sought an immediate end to Israeli attacks on Lebanon and inclusion of Muslim forces in any future peacekeeping operation.

  • 2 killed in Israeli airstrikes in Gaza Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 5:59 PM
    Israeli tanks and troops moved back into southern Gaza early Thursday, closing off the entrance to a main town, residents and the military said. Two militants were killed in airstrikes, the latest stage of Israel's monthlong offensive.

  • Muslim nations to meet on Middle East crisis Open this result in new window
    The Jakarta Post - Aug 02 1:12 AM
    JAKARTA (Bloomberg): Eighteen countries from the Organization of the Islamic Conference including Indonesia , Iran, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Pakistan will meet in Malaysia tomorrow to urge an unconditional cease-fire in the Middle East.

  • Somalia PM: Libya, Egypt backing militants Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Jul 29 7:51 PM
    Somalia's prime minister charged Saturday that Egypt, Libya and Iran are arming the Islamic militants who challenge his rule, lengthening the list of countries accused of fueling this country's political chaos.

  • G20 to meet in Brazil to show support for Doha Round Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 2:45 PM
    The G20 group of developing countries opposed to agricultural subsidies is to hold a September meeting to strategize on unblocking failed global free trade talks, Brazilian Foreign Minister Celso Amorim said.

  • Egypt condemns Israel's Qana bombing in south Lebanon Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Jul 30 4:51 PM
    Egypt issued a presidential statement on Sunday and condemned Israel's attack on the southern Lebanese village of Qana as "irresponsible," the official MENA news agency reported.

  • Israel targets reputed smuggler's boats Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 12:18 PM
    Israeli attack ships fired at the Gaza coast early Wednesday, hitting boats and buildings owned by a Palestinian known as the territory's top arms smuggler, Palestinian officials said.

  • Annan's Deputy Again Interferes in National Politics Open this result in new window
    The New York Sun - Aug 01 11:14 PM
    UNITED NATIONS Top U.N. officials yesterday encouraged a revolt in Britain against Prime Minister Blair and called for the separation of Britain's policy on Lebanon from that of the Bush administration to allow France, along with Egypt and Jordan, a clear leadership role. They also questioned the legitimacy of Israel's war against Hezbollah as part of the global war on terrorism. The meddling

  • Oxford Business Group. Publishers of Emerging Markets Intelligence Reports. Open this result in new window
    Oxford Business Group - Aug 02 12:18 AM
    Though dismayed by the violence raging in the Middle East, Egypt's tourism industry insiders anticipate a further spike in Arab holidaymakers from across the region.

  • Going the Distance Open this result in new window
    Kevin Sites in the Hot Zone via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 1:58 PM
    Editor's Note: Hot Zone Senior Producer Robert Padavick spoke with Yahoo! News consultant Milt Bearden about the shifting developments in Israel's battle with Hezbollah. In a career spanning three decades, Bearden headed the CIA's Soviet and Eastern Europe Division, and served as station chief in places like Pakistan and Sudan. He also ran the CIA's covert war in Afghanistan from 1986-1989.

  • Israel targets arms smuggler's boats on Gaza Strip coast Open this result in new window
    Brandon Sun - Aug 02 1:30 AM
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israeli missile boats fired at the Gaza Strip beach early Wednesday, hitting vessels and structures owned by a Palestinian known as the top arms smuggler in Gaza and Egypt, Palestinians said.

  • Rediscovered Roman 'Malibu' tours U.S. Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 12:44 PM
    At the end of August 79, some 1,927 years ago, craftsmen were busy working on stucco reliefs of strapped athletes and scantily draped goddesses meant to decorate the private thermal baths in one of the lavish mansions lining the Bay of Naples, Italy.

  • U.S. Senate Discusses Landmines Open this result in new window
    Ohmynews - Aug 02 1:24 AM
    According to Human Rights Watch, 38 countries have stopped producing antipersonnel mines. These include Egypt, Finland, Iraq and Israel; four countries that have not...

  • Egyptian company for online money market information Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:27 PM
    Egypt has launched a new company for the development of the online money market information to serve all financial companies and banks operating in Egypt.

  • Mubarak condemns Israeli acts Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:25 PM
    Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak warned against the consequences of peace process deterioration resulting from the Israeli aggressive practices.

  • Abul-Gheit, Prince Saud probe latest Lebanese developments Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:25 PM
    Egypt's Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul-Gheit yesterday discussed with his Saudi counterpart Prince Saud al-Faisal the latest regional developments in light of the Israeli escalation of operations in Lebanon and the Qana massacre.

  • People's Assembly and Shura Council condemn American connivance with Israel Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:20 PM
    The General Committee of Egypt's People's Assembly condemned Israel's war crimes that violated the Fourth Geneva Convention, warning of the dire consequences of the current crisis for the Middle East peace process.

  • Hezbollah Fires Record Rocket Attacks Open this result in new window
    CBS News - 13 minutes ago
    In response to Israel's massive new ground attack in southern Lebanon, Hezbollah retaliated with its deepest missile strikes yet, firing a record 210 rockets. The bombardment lifted the total number of rockets fired into Israel over the 2,000 mark.

  • Somalia PM: Libya, Egypt Backing Militants Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Jul 29 8:13 PM
    Somalia's Prime Minister Accuses Iran, Libya and Egypt of Supporting Islamic Militants

  • Telenor ASA Buys Serbian Cell Phone Firm Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 01 3:55 AM
    Telenor ASA of Norway bought Serbian mobile phone operator Mobi 63 on Tuesday for euro1.5 billion . Telenor's chief for central and eastern Europe, Jan Edvard Thygesen, signed the deal with Serbia's Finance Minister Mladjan Dinkic a day after Telenor outbid Mobilkom Austria AG and Egypt's Orascom Telecom at an auction.

  • U.N.'s Malloch Brown Questions Hezbollah's 'Terror' Designat Open this result in new window
    Fox News - 2 hours, 51 minutes ago
    U.N. Deputy Secretary-General Mark Malloch Brown may want to stick to reforming his own office and stop criticizing member states, a State Department spokesman said Wednesday.

  • Syria eyeing larger goals as Lebanon crisis continues Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Aug 01 12:47 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt - Syria appears intent on wresting political gains from the standoff in Lebanon, privately telling Arab diplomats that it wont aid cease-fire efforts unless that results in less isolation for it, and more focus on the Israeli occupation of the Golan Heights, diplomats and analysts said on Tuesday.

  • Egypt accused of arming Somali Islamists militia Open this result in new window
    The Herald - Jul 30 1:45 PM
    CAIRO. Egypt yesterday voiced dismay at accusations by Somali Prime Minister Ali Mohammed Gedi that it was supplying weapons to the Islamic Courts militia who control the capital Mogadishu, a foreign ministry statement said.

  • Shabana Retains World Ranking Lead Open this result in new window
    SquashNow! - Aug 01 7:33 PM
    In a relatively-unchanged August PSA Men's World Squash Rankings , published today by the Professional Squash Association, Egypt's Amr Shabana retains his status as world number one for the fifth successive month.

  • Moroccans sent back to school in literacy drive Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 5:21 AM
    Azeddine dropped out of school before he could read and now spends his days working in a bakery and his evenings trying to sell plastic bags to shoppers in the Moroccan capital.

  • Israelis battle in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 5:17 AM
    Hizbollah guerrillas bombarded northern Israel with rockets and fought up to 6,000 Israeli troops in south Lebanon on Wednesday after Israel vowed to pursue the war until a strong international force arrived.

  • Entr'acte: Art as an ambassador for insights into Islam Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Aug 02 9:23 AM
    It was not a happy coincidence that the Victoria and Albert Museum's splendidly refurbished Islamic art gallery should open here late last month just as the Middle East was once again going up in flames.

  • In Gaza, cheers for Hezbollah Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Aug 02 9:23 AM
    As Palestinian deaths mount in the fight with Israel in the Gaza Strip, many here say they take a measure of satisfaction in the pain Hezbollah has inflicted on Israel in Lebanon.

  • Hizbollah bombards northern Israel Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 4:30 AM
    Hizbollah guerrillas bombarded northern Israel with rockets and fought up to 6,000 Israeli troops in Lebanon on Wednesday after Israel vowed to pursue the war until a strong international force arrived.

  • Somali prime minister links Egypt, Libya, Iran to rebels Open this result in new window
    Pioneer Press - Jul 30 1:28 AM
    BRIEFING: FATHER'S PUBLIC PROTEST BAIDOA, Somalia Somali Prime Minister Mohammed Ali Gedi charged Saturday that Egypt, Libya and Iran are arming the Islamic militants who want to bring down his government. The U.N.-backed government also claims that Eritrea Ethiopia's enemy is helping the militants. "Egypt, Libya and Iran, whom we thought were friends, are engaged in fueling the conflict in

  • Egypt denies arming Islamists Open this result in new window
    News 24 South Africa - Jul 30 10:31 AM
    Egypt has denied accusations by Somali Prime Minister Ali Mohammed Gedi that it was supplying weapons to the Islamic Courts militia who control Mogadishu.

  • Egypt, Libya and Iran help our enemies, Somali premier says Open this result in new window
    Miami Herald - Jul 30 12:17 AM
    Somalia's prime minister on Saturday accused Egypt, Libya and Iran of providing weapons to Islamic militants who have seized control of much of this country's south, the latest allegation that the nation is being torn apart by outsiders.

  • Alchemy recast: Modern science sees a gem Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Aug 02 7:55 AM
    Historians of science are taking a new and lively interest in alchemy, the often mystical investigation into the hidden mysteries of nature that reached its heyday in Europe in the 16th and 17th centuries.

  • Somali leader accuses Iran, Libya and Egypt of supporting Islamic Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Jul 29 4:30 AM
    Somalia's prime minister on Saturday accused Egypt, Libya and Iran of providing weapons for Islamic militants who have seized control of much of this country's south.

  • Thousands of Israeli troops battle in south Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 2:24 AM
    Hizbollah guerrillas battled up to 6,000 Israeli troops on five fronts in south Lebanon on Wednesday, escalating a conflict which Israel's prime minister vowed to pursue until a strong international force arrived.

  • Swaziland get new coach Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 01 3:34 AM
    Egypt's Ayman El Yamani replaces Jan van Winckel as the coach of the Sihlangu, Swaziland's national side.

  • Israeli troops battle in south Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 02 2:16 AM
    Hizbollah guerrillas battled up to 6,000 Israeli troops on five fronts in south Lebanon on Wednesday, escalating a conflict which Israel's prime minister vowed to purse until a strong international force arrived.

  • G-20 Members to Push to Revive WTO Talks Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 02 12:57 PM
    The G-20 group of developing nations will attempt to help revive the collapse of World Trade Organization talks for a global trade treaty at a meeting next month in Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian Foreign Minister Celso Amorim said Wednesday.

  • Interactive mystery plays for dinner patrons Open this result in new window
    The Arizona Republic - 44 minutes ago
    Mesa's Ross Nelson has debuted a murder/comedy mystery dinner theater that he hopes will take off in the Southeast Valley.

  • Muslim group 'to urge cease-fire' Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Aug 01 10:47 PM
    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- The world's largest Islamic coalition will demand an unconditional cease-fire in the Middle East and urge the U.N. to deploy peacekeepers to Lebanon and the Palestinian territories, Malaysia's foreign ministry said.

  • Islamic nations demand immediate ceasefire in Middle East Open this result in new window
    Yahoo! India News - 25 minutes ago
    Kuala Lumpur, Aug 3 (DPA) Leaders from the world's largest Islamic political group held an emergency meeting Thursday to demand an immediate ceasefire in the Israel-Lebanon crisis and call for a UN-deployed peacekeeping force to restore peace in the Middle East.

  • Israeli tanks, bulldozers enter southern Gaza, 2 Palestinians killed Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - Aug 02 6:06 PM
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israeli tanks and troops moved back into the southern Gaza Strip, closing off the entrance to a main town, residents and the military said, and two militants were killed in air strikes, the latest stage of Israel's monthlong offensive.

  • Three killed in Israeli airstrike Open this result in new window
    WHO-TV Des Moines - 16 minutes ago
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip Three armed Palestinians have been killed in Israeli airstrikes, after Israeli forces moved back into southern Gaza early Thursday.

  • Three killed in Israeli airstrike Open this result in new window
    KRIS-TV Corpus Christi - 26 minutes ago
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip Three armed Palestinians have been killed in Israeli airstrikes, after Israeli forces moved back into southern Gaza early Thursday. Palestinian...

  • The best investment bets abroad Open this result in new window
    Fortune via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 02 10:53 AM
    For years American investors were notorious stay-at-homes, resisting the advice of investment strategists to diversify globally. But over the past 18 months, that's been changing.

  • Palestinians in Gaza Find Heroes in Hezbollah as It Inflicts Harm on a Common Foe Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Aug 01 11:18 PM
    Palestinians say Hezbollah has delivered deadly blows to Israel that Palestinians have not been able to inflict.

  • FIPB seeks data on Hutch's shareholding pattern Open this result in new window
    rediff.com - 47 minutes ago
    The Foreign Investment Promotion Board on Tuesday sought full disclosure of Hutchison Essar Ltd's shareholding pattern, and said every stakeholder would have to inform the board separately.

  • Malaysia hits out at UN, calls for Muslim troops in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Channel NewsAsia - 2 minutes ago
    PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia : Malaysia said Thursday the Muslim world had to commit troops for a proposed UN peacekeeping force in Lebanon and criticised the United Nations for not taking a harder line on Israel.

  • Blair: firm of convictions, short of friends Open this result in new window
    Guardian Unlimited - 2 hours, 54 minutes ago
    The PM's approach to the crisis has proved highly divisive. Guardian writers report on the fall-out.

  • Select an Edition: Open this result in new window
    AlertNet - 19 minutes ago
    PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia, Aug 3 (Reuters) - The Organisation of Islamic Conference is weighing the creation of a Muslim peace-keeping force for south Lebanon and demanding Israel be investigated for "war crimes" against civilians, OIC diplomats said on Thursday.

  • Can the American vision of democracy help to find a lasting peace in the Middle East? Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Aug 02 5:25 PM
    Sir, Israel is not the only democracy in the region ( leading article, August 1 ). And even if it were, that does not absolve it of human rights violations of international law.

  • The loves of Lebanon: Couple builds new life, cuisine business here Open this result in new window
    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 19 minutes ago
    For Henry and Najat Nazarian, who run a Lebanese food business here, the recent air strikes that have erupted in the past three weeks in their home country have brought back harsh memories.