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  • Apache discovers new oil and gas reserves in Egypt Open this result in new window
    bizjournals.com via Yahoo! Finance - Jan 09 8:08 AM
    Apache Corp. has apparently hit paydirt with a series of new wells in Egypt, which the company believes will establish new reserves and production.
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  • Egypt: Presidents Isaias And Mubarak Hold Talks On Bilateral And Regional Issues Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Jan 09 1:59 PM
    President Isaias Afwerki, who left today for Egypt for a two-day working visit at the invitation of President Mohammed Hosni Mubarak, held talks in Sharm-Asheik with his Egyptian counterpart on bilateral and regional issues.
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  • Egypt frets dire consequences if Lebanese deadlock intensifies Open this result in new window
    The Daily Star Lebannon - Jan 09 1:57 PM
    On the eve of the preparatory meeting for the Paris III donor conference, Egypt issued a harshly worded statement warning the Lebanese of "dire consequences" if the political deadlock intensifies with the escalation of anti-government protests. Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmad Abu al-Gheit urged Lebanese factions Tuesday to refrain from acts.
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  • Happy 2007 to the People of Egypt and Apache Shareholders; Apache Announces Egyptian Oil and Gas Discoveries Open this result in new window
    [Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Jan 09 6:32 AM
    Apache Corporation today announced the following wells in the Western Desert of Egypt which have been completed or are in the process of being tested and should establish new reserves and production for Egypt and Apache's shareholders:
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  • Egypt Ahly surrender unbeaten record in Egypt Open this result in new window
    FIFA - Jan 08 8:56 AM
    Al-Ahly surrendered a 29-month unbeaten record in Egypt after crashing 3-0 to Ismailia in a top-of-the-table league clash at the weekend.
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  • Man who accused police of sex abuse sent to jail Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Jan 09 2:39 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt (Reuters) -- An Egyptian court sentenced a man who has accused police of sexually assaulting him to three months in jail on charges related to the same incident.
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  • Five Divers Disappear Off Red Sea Coast in Egypt Open this result in new window
    RedNova - Jan 08 9:15 AM
    Five divers disappear off Red Sea coast in Egypt CAIRO, Jan. 7 (Xinhua) -- Five divers have gone missing late Saturday while they were diving off the Red Sea coast in Egypt, the official news agency MENA reported on Sunday.
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  • Egypt: Senior Gov't Delegation Back Home After Concluding Egypt, Sudan Visit Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Jan 08 6:59 AM
    A high-level Ethiopian government delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Seyoum Mesfin returned home Thursday after paying a working visit to Egypt and Sudan.
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  • Egypt to probe torture video Open this result in new window
    News 24 South Africa - Jan 08 12:39 PM
    Egypt's interior minister has ordered security services to identity a female suspect apparently being tortured by police in a video publicised by the press.
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  • Egypt Seeks Cooperation Of M'sian Companies In ICT Development Open this result in new window
    Bernama - Jan 08 2:51 AM
    PUTRAJAYA, Jan 8 (Bernama) -- Egypt is looking forward to cooperation between its companies and Malaysian firms as it embarks on huge information communication technology (ICT) development projects.
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  • In hot pursuit of Egypt's lost mummies Open this result in new window
    The Christian Science Monitor - Jan 09 8:39 AM
    A recovery campaign has sparked debate over objects that museums acquired before a 1970 tightening of the antiquities trade.
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  • Analysis: Egypt pushes for energy investment Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Jan 09 8:31 AM
    CAIRO -- A decade-long campaign by the Egyptian government to expand foreign investment in its oil and gas sector is aimed at attracting capital from emerging world energy players, such as Russia and China, despite the political and legal hazards investors may face.
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  • Egypt moves toward wireless broadband regulation Open this result in new window
    ITP.net - Jan 08 3:18 AM
    Egypts National Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (NTRA) is pushing forward with its second phase plans to introduce Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) regulation in Egypt.
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  • Osama Nasr was allegedly kidnapped and taken to Egypt [EPA] Open this result in new window
    Aljazeera - Jan 09 7:52 AM
    A court in Milan has begun hearings into whether to charge 26 Americans and five Italian secret service officials with kidnapping an Egyptian cleric in the city in 2003.
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  • Rendition Trial Opens in Milan; U.S. Agents Absent Open this result in new window
    NPR - Jan 09 3:57 PM
    The trial of a group of Americans and Italians accused of kidnapping an Egyptian cleric begins in Milan, Italy. Twenty-six Americans, most believed to be members of the CIA, and six Italian secret service agents are charged with involvement in the so-called "rendition" of Abu Omar, who was seized in 2003 and then sent to Egypt, where he says he was tortured.
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  • Search called off as hopes fade for missing Red Sea divers Open this result in new window
    Cyber Diver News Network - Jan 09 3:46 PM
    MARSA ALAM, Egypt (9 Jan 2007) -- A massive four-day air and sea search aimed at rescuing four divers who went missing on Saturday while scuba diving in the Red Sea has been called off.
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  • Bush warns Democrats Open this result in new window
    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 26 minutes ago
    WASHINGTON -- President Bush yesterday gravely warned House Democrats that America's credibility would be shattered if the United States pulled its troops from Iraq, forcing close ally Saudi Arabia to look elsewhere for protection and potentially destabilizing Egypt, the region's most populous country, according to participants in the meeting.
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  • Happy 2007 to the People of Egypt and Apache Shareholders; Apache Announces Egyptian Oil and Gas Discoveries Open this result in new window
    FinanzNachrichten - Jan 09 6:42 AM
    * Apache's Qasr 34, the latest Jurassic Lower Safa appraisal well on the far northwest extent of the Qasr field, tested at 18.4 million cubic feet (MMcf) of gas and 725 barrels of condensate per day.
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  • Egypt orders probe into new torture video Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Jan 08 4:10 AM
    The Egyptian interior minister has ordered security services to discover the identity of a female suspect apparently being tortured by police in a video publicized by the press, a security source said Monday.
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  • Egypt jails man who accuses police of torture Open this result in new window
    AlertNet - Jan 09 1:06 PM
    Source: Reuters CAIRO, Jan 9 (Reuters) - An Egyptian court sentenced a man who has accused police of sexually assaulting him to three months in jail on charges related to the same incident. Cairo minibus driver ...
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  • Amlak to expand its operations in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Jan 07 6:56 PM
    DUBAI Amlak has announced its further international expansion schedule, with the upcoming launch of the Egyptian office in Cairo. The company will operate under the name "Amlak Finance & Real Estate Investments" as per the Commercial Register in Egypt.
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  • Algerian Group Leader Threatens Attacks Open this result in new window
    Journal Gazette & Times Courier - 3 minutes ago
    CAIRO, Egypt - The leader of Algeria's main Islamic insurgency movement threatened American and French supporters of the Algerian government in a video posted Tuesday on an Islamic Web site.
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  • Egypt slams Saddam execution Open this result in new window
    Sunday Times - Jan 07 10:05 PM
    CAIRO, - At least 100 Egyptians have demonstrated against the execution of Saddam Hussein, holding the US occupation of Iraq and Iranians responsible, following Friday prayers at one of Egypts oldest mosques.
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  • Al-Zawahri criticizes early polls for Palestinians, saying holy war is the way Open this result in new window
    Fox21 - 1 hour, 12 minutes ago
    CAIRO, Egypt A new video tape from Osama bin Laden's second-in-command.
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  • Five divers disappear off Red Sea coast in Egypt Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Jan 07 4:55 PM
    Five divers have gone missing late Saturday while they were diving off the Red Sea coast in Egypt, the official news agency MENA reported on Sunday.
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  • "Prince of Egypt" returns after 47 years in the wilderness Open this result in new window
    WNCT Greenville - Jan 07 7:41 PM
    (AP) - A Michigan man was in ninth grade when he checked out Dorothy Clarke Wilson's "Prince of Egypt" to help him with a class paper. Forty-seven years later, he finally returned it to the Hancock library.
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  • Cleric details secret war Open this result in new window
    NorthJersey.com - Jan 09 4:35 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt -- "This is how they kidnapped me from Italy ... and how they tortured and imprisoned me in Egypt."
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  • Mubarak to meet Rice on Mideast peace process Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Jan 09 5:11 PM
    Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will hold talks with U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice who will visit Egypt as part of her tour of the Middle East as of Friday, presidential spokesman Suleiman Awad said on Tuesday.
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  • Russian diver dies in Egypt - foreign ministry Open this result in new window
    Interfax - Jan 07 10:04 AM
    MOSCOW. Jan 7 (Interfax) - One Russian scuba diver has died and two other have gone missing in Egypt, the information and press department at the Russain Foreign ministry said on Sunday.
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  • 3rd International Road Safety & Traffic Management Conference for Egypt Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Jan 08 10:39 PM
    The 3rd International Road Safety and Traffic Management Conference will be held at the Cairo International Conference Center (CICC) on 14th - 16th February 2007.
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  • Search for 2 Russian divers continues in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Itar-Tass - Jan 09 9:03 AM
    MOSCOW, January 9 (Itar-Tass) -- The Russian embassy in Cairo and Egyptian authorities keep looking for two Russian divers, Yelena Sundukova and Dmitry Kapitonov, who got missing in the Hurghada zone on January 6, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
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  • Israeli intelligence says al-Qaida seeking expansion in Middle East Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Jan 09 4:25 PM
    Israeli intelligence said Tuesday that al-Qaida terror organization is seeking to strengthen its base in the Middle East by dispatching a large number of operatives to Lebanon, Syria and Egypt.
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  • Egypt orders new torture video probe Open this result in new window
    Gulf Times - Jan 08 11:36 PM
    CAIRO: The Egyptian interior minister ordered security services to discover the identity of a female suspect apparently being tortured by police in a video publicised by the press, a security source said yesterday.
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  • Today's High School Sports Schedule Open this result in new window
    Asbury Park Press - Jan 09 12:46 PM
    BOWLING TR South at TR East: 3:30 p.m. CBA at Monmouth: 3:30 p.m. Midd. North at Shore: 3:30 p.m. Brick at TR North: 3:30 p.m. Brick Mem. at Manchester: 3:30 p.m. Keansburg at Matawan: 3:30 p.m. Mater Dei at Henry Hudson: 3:45 p.m. Keyport at SJ Vianney: 3:45 p.m. New Egypt at Maple Shade: 3:45 p.m. Long Branch at Midd. South: 4 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Point Beach at Calvary Academy: 4:30 p.m. Red ...
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  • "Prince of Egypt" returns after 47 years in the wilderness Open this result in new window
    WHNT-TV Huntsville - Jan 07 7:39 AM
    HANCOCK, Mich. A Michigan man was in ninth grade when he checked out Dorothy Clarke Wilson's "Prince of Egypt" to help him with a class paper. Forty-seven years later,...
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  • "Prince of Egypt" returns after 47 years in the wilderness Open this result in new window
    KOIN News 6 Portland - Jan 07 7:28 AM
    HANCOCK, Mich. A Michigan man was in ninth grade when he checked out Dorothy Clarke Wilson's "Prince of Egypt" to help him with a class paper.
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  • "Prince of Egypt" returns after 47 years in the wilderness Open this result in new window
    WOOD TV 8 Grand Rapids - Jan 07 6:33 AM
    HANCOCK, Mich. -- Ninth-grader Robert Nuranen checked out Dorothy Clarke Wilson's "Prince of Egypt" to help him with a class paper on that Middle Eastern nation.
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  • New video of Saddam adds to aura as Arab martyr Open this result in new window
    The Buffalo News - Jan 09 6:03 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt - Another leaked video from Saddam Hussein's execution has brought fresh adulation for the fallen Iraqi dictator, who in death has become a martyr and hero of Arab nationalism for some in the Middle East.
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  • Egypt want torture video probe Open this result in new window
    Sunday Times - Jan 08 10:05 PM
    CAIRO - The Egyptian interior minister has ordered security services to discover the identity of a female suspect apparently being tortured by police in a video publicised by the press, a security source said.
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  • Execution sparks broad support for Saddam in Arab world Open this result in new window
    Eagle-Tribune Online - Jan 09 9:39 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt - Another leaked video from Saddam Hussein's execution carried fresh adulation of the fallen dictator, who in death has become a martyr and hero of Arab nationalism for some in the Middle East.
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  • Razik exits early Open this result in new window
    Slam! Sports - Jan 09 7:28 AM
    For Toronto's Shahier Razik the Pace Canadian Squash Classic was over the minute he saw his name come out of the hat to face Egypt's Amr Shabana -- the world's top-ranked player -- in last night's first-round match.
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  • Hussein hailed as a hero Open this result in new window
    NorthJersey.com - Jan 09 3:54 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt -- After Saddam Hussein's execution, a wave of sympathy and support for the former Iraqi dictator swept the Arab world, with some proclaiming him a martyr and comparing him to heroes of Arab nationalism.
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  • One Russian diver dead, two others missing in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Russian Information Agency Novosti - Jan 07 6:20 AM
    MOSCOW, January 7 (RIA Novosti) - One diver from Russia has died and the search for two others continues in Egypt, the Russian consul in Cairo said Sunday.
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  • Execution sparks support for Saddam in Arab world Open this result in new window
    Southeast Missourian - Jan 09 5:16 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt -- Another leaked video from Saddam Hussein's execution carried fresh adulation Monday of the fallen dictator, who in death has become a martyr and hero of Arab nationalism for some in...
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  • Death helps Husseins image Open this result in new window
    Kansas City Star - Jan 09 12:06 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt | After Saddam Husseins execution, a wave of sympathy and support for the former Iraqi dictator swept the Arab world. Some proclaimed him a martyr and compared him to heroes of Arab nationalism.
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  • Cleric's story of abduction, torture Open this result in new window
    Chicago Tribune - Jan 08 3:30 PM
    Letter opening salvo in CIA officers' trial "This is how they kidnapped me from Italy ... and how they tortured and imprisoned me in Egypt."
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  • Tampa Electric settles lawsuit Open this result in new window
    St. Petersburg Times - Jan 08 10:19 PM
    Egypt Lake residents avoid a trial over large poles. B oth sides are mum on the terms.
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  • About Palestine Open this result in new window
    Sun-Sentinel - Jan 09 12:11 AM
    >Palestine is a historic region on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea. It is made up of parts of modern Israel, Jordan and Egypt. >Palestine is often called the Holy Land.
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  • Boim: Hopes Egypt Understands, Complies with Ban on Funds to PA Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Jan 07 4:33 AM
    (IsraelNN.com) Minister of Absorption Zeev Boim expressed concerns Sunday that Egypt might not be clear about the need to avoid transferring funds to the Hamas-led Palestinian Authority.
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  • Behind the Green Line Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - 1 hour, 3 minutes ago
    In Israel, an old but durable marker is finding new relevance.
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  • Letting a 5,000-Year-Old (Restored) Ruin Look Its Age Open this result in new window
    Arts Journal - Jan 09 6:38 AM
    "The last and largest of [ancient Egypt's] cult centers -- the only major one still standing in clearly recognizable form -- was erected for King Khasekhemwy, who ruled in the second dynasty around 2780 B.C. Known today as Shunet el-Zebib, the two-acre enclosure stands on a desert plain at Abydos, 300 miles south of Cairo near the burial grounds of early Egyptian rulers.
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  • In Arab world, execution sparks broad support for Saddam Open this result in new window
    Provo Daily Herald - Jan 09 2:02 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt -- Another leaked video from Saddam Hussein's execution carried fresh adulation Monday of the fallen dictator, who in death has become a martyr and hero of Arab nationalism for some in the Middle East. Saddam's stature has grown since his execution -- when he answered insults and taunts with disdain -- overshadowing the memories in much of the Arab world of the massacres and other ...
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  • Execution sparks broad support for Saddam in the Middle East Open this result in new window
    Northwest Herald - Jan 09 1:45 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Another leaked video from Saddam Husseins execution carried fresh adulation Monday of the fallen dictator, who in death has become a martyr and hero of Arab nationalism for some in the Middle East.
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  • Overnight hero Open this result in new window
    Gainesville Sun - Jan 09 3:11 AM
    "No one will ever forget the way in which Saddam was executed. They turned him into a martyr." Hosni Mubrarak, president of Egypt
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  • Captors accuse Israel of turning down Egyptian offer for prisoner exchange Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Jan 09 4:10 AM
    Captors of Israel i soldier Gilad Shalit in Gaza has accused Israel on Tuesday of hampering an Egypt ian proposal to exchange the Corporal for Palestinian prisoners.
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  • Two new cases of bird flu confirmed in Indonesia Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - 2 hours, 20 minutes ago
    Two more people have been diagnosed with bird flu in Indonesia, bringing the country's total to 76 human cases, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday.
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  • Timing Perfect on Landfill Check Open this result in new window
    Du Quoin Evening Call - Jan 09 9:22 AM
    PINCKNEYVILLE - A $50,000 check from developers of the Perry County landfill will allow the county to turn the corner on solvency at year's end, according to County Clerk Kevin Kern. The money is slightly less than half of the monies being agreed to in a settlement with the Greater Egypt Regional Landfill group, said Kern.
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  • Nation In Brief Open this result in new window
    Business Today Egypt - Jan 09 5:09 AM
    Amoun Pharmaceuticals (bt100 number 44) sold 93% of its shares to a consortium comprising Citigroup, Capital International and Concord International Investment. Mercury Egypt Pharmaceutical Manufacturing will hold the shares on behalf of the consortium.
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  • Egypt: Mubarak, Seyoum Discuss Developments in Somalia Open this result in new window
    AllAfrica.com - Jan 08 8:15 AM
    Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin on Thursday conferred, in the Egyptian Red Sea resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh, on the current unrest in the horn of Africa in light of the recent armed interference by Ethiopia to restore law and order to Somalia.
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  • Contaminated blood claims first patient Open this result in new window
    Independent Online - Jan 09 5:14 AM
    A scandal involving a parliamentarian who imported contaminated blood into Egypt has triggered outrage in the country following the death of a man after a blood transfusion.
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  • Four divers missing near Egypt Red Sea resort Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Jan 07 6:42 AM
    Four divers remain missing off the coast of an Egyptian Red Sea dive resort, after a fifth succeeded in swimming to shore and alerting authorities.
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  • Hotlinks Open this result in new window
    Tiscali - Jan 09 4:35 AM
    The agents are accused of involvement in abducting Muslim cleric Hassan Mustafa Osama Nasr and sending him to Egypt, where he says he was tortured. The suspects include 26 Americans, most believed to be CIA agents, and six Italians.
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  • Rice to visit Mideast for talks on Iraq, Israeli-Palestinian ties Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Jan 09 1:02 PM
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice heads back to the Middle East in a bid to sell a new US strategy for Iraq to wary allies and to take another shot at reviving Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts.
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  • Are You Ready to Rumble? Open this result in new window
    Business Today Egypt - Jan 09 1:39 AM
    Telecommunications was again the sector to watch last year, propelled as it was into 2006 by the late-2005 IPO of Telecom Egypt.
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  • Comparing Apples and Really Huge Apples Open this result in new window
    Business Today Egypt - Jan 09 1:40 AM
    Look at the year-on-year comparisons between 2005 and 2006s stock market figures and you would be forgiven for deciding that Egypt has lost its much-vaunted best-performing bourse in the world status.
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  • Briefing - ASIA REAL ESTATE - Jan 9, 2007 Open this result in new window
    Asia Pulse via Yahoo!7 News - Jan 08 9:31 PM
    UAE-based Amlak Finance, the largest publicly-listed Islamic finance company in the country, has announced its foray into international maket with plans to open an office in Cairo this month. Becoming the first UAE Islamic home finance house with an international branch, the company would operate under the name of Amlak Finance & Real Estate Investments as per the Commercial Register in Egypt.
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  • Egypt: stop Palestine fighting Open this result in new window
    Sunday Times - Jan 08 10:05 PM
    CAIRO - Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has issued his latest call for the Palestinians to put an end to internecine fighting which has already killed 16 people this month.
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  • Rice to tackle Mideast peace, Iraq on trip Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Jan 09 12:43 PM
    U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice leaves for the Middle East and Europe on Friday in another U.S. drive to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts and seek Arab help to stabilize Iraq.
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  • Egyptian MP up for man's death Open this result in new window
    News 24 South Africa - Jan 09 5:24 AM
    A scandal involving an MP who imported contaminated blood into Egypt has triggered outrage following the death of a man after a blood transfusion.
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  • Egypt orders probe into new torture video Open this result in new window
    Middle East Online - Jan 08 5:08 AM
    Another torture video by police shows screaming woman, tied to bar hung between two chairs, being interrogated.
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  • Egypt First success for coach Michel at Zamalek Open this result in new window
    FIFA - Jan 08 10:11 AM
    French coach Henri Michel celebrated success for the first time at struggling Egyptian club Zamalek when they edged Al-Ahly Jeddah of Saudi Arabia 1-0 in the Arab Champions League at the weekend.
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  • Diplomat: Poland returns to oil, natural gas business in Egypt Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Jan 06 6:34 PM
    The head of the trade and investment marketing department at the Polish embassy in Cairo said Warsaw resumed in 2006 its activities in the fields of oil and natural gas domains in Egypt after decades of suspension.
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  • NY Times: Olmert Embarrassed Egypt and United States Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Jan 06 11:04 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) Prime Minister Ehud Olmert managed to embarrass "Israel's most important relationships in the world,... the United States and Egypt, in the past 10 days," The New York Times wrote.
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  • New torture video sparks storm in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Al Bawaba - Jan 08 6:44 AM
    The Egyptian interior minister has ordered security agencies to discover the identity of a female suspect apparently being tortured by police in a video appeared in the internet, a security source said Monday.
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  • Saddam support growing Open this result in new window
    Berkshire Eagle - Jan 09 12:21 AM
    CAIRO, Egypt Another leaked video from Saddam Hussein's execution carried fresh adulation yesterday of the fallen dictator, who in death has become a martyr and hero of Arab nationalism for some in the Middle East.
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  • Rice to visit Middle East this week Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Jan 09 10:27 AM
    US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will begin another trip to the Middle East Friday aimed at reviving Arab-Israeli peace moves, the State Department announced.
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  • Rasha meets 'Bosta': a unique perspective on life during war Open this result in new window
    Palm Springs and Coachella Valley Local News and Guides - Jan 09 4:00 AM
    I've never seen war. As an Egyptian-American, so far I have been fortunate enough not to have dealt personally with such conflict. Since the Camp David Accords in 1978, Egypt's involvement in wars has been, well, zilch.
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  • New video surfaces of Hussein corpse Open this result in new window
    Michigan Daily - Jan 08 11:26 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt (AP) - Another leaked video from Saddam Hussein's execution carried fresh adulation yesterday of the fallen dictator, who in death has become a martyr and hero of Arab nationalism for some in the Middle East. Saddam's stature has grown since his execution - when he answered insults and taunts with disdain - overshadowing the memories in much of the Arab world of the massacres and ...
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  • Open Source gaining ground in Egypt & worldwide Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Jan 08 1:38 AM
    Open source software and its specific application to internet-enabled telephony could make a powerful change for Egyptian businesses, asserted web telephony leader Mark Spencer at an OpenCraft technical seminar in Cairo.
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  • Rice to visit Middle East this week Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Jan 09 9:39 AM
    U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will leave for the Middle East and Europe on Friday in another U.S. drive to revive stalled Arab-Israeli peace efforts and stabilize Iraq.
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  • Israeli Arab Sentenced for Weapons Smuggling Attempt Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Jan 09 2:48 AM
    (IsraelNN.com) An Arab resident of Israels Negev was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison after attempting to smuggle weapons to terrorist groups. He was convicted of attempting to smuggle nineteen Kalashnikov rifles from Egypt to Arab terrorists in Israel.
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  • Mummies & Mosques: Local pair of bicyclers experience Muslim hospitality in Egyptian desert Open this result in new window
    Rapid City Journal - Jan 08 10:01 PM
    We are standing under a concrete awning in the Great Western Desert of Egypt. The temperature is 104 degrees in the shade. Out on the road in the sun our Brunton compass reads 119 degrees.
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  • Execution sparks broad support for Saddam in Arab world Open this result in new window
    Boston Herald - Jan 08 1:08 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt - After Saddam Hussein's execution, a wave of sympathy and support for the former Iraqi dictator swept the Arab world, with some proclaiming him a martyr and comparing him to heroes...
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  • Brazil-ME exports grow Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Jan 08 8:24 PM
    The Middle East saw the largest rise in imports from Brazil in 2006, the Brazil-Arab news agency reports. Exports from Brazil were up 35.7%, with Saudi Arabia the main recipient followed by Egypt and the UAE. They ranked 15th, 16th and 17th respectively out of Brazil's main buying countries.
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  • Russia FM reports names of divers missing in Egypt Open this result in new window
    Itar-Tass - Jan 08 12:18 AM
    MOSCOW, January 8 (Itar-Tass) - The Russian Foreign Ministry on Sunday made public the names of Russian amateur scuba divers who went missing in the Red Sea on Saturday.
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  • Palestinians have guns, manpower but lack morale vs. Hamas Open this result in new window
    World Tribune - Jan 08 11:56 AM
    RAMALLAH Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, under heavy pressure from Egypt and the United States, has decided to reorganize Fatah-aligned forces in the Gaza Strip.
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  • Palestinian militants: Held Israeli OK Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Jan 09 10:37 AM
    One of the Palestinian militant groups that captured an Israeli soldier last summer said Tuesday that the serviceman is in "good health," the first time it has given details about his condition.
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  • Bahais sore over Egypt court ruling Open this result in new window
    The Hindu - Jan 06 11:58 AM
    NEW DELHI: The Bahai community in the country has expressed its distress over a recent ruling by the Supreme Administrative Court in Cairo, Egypt, disallowing Bahais to obtain officially issued identification. ``Our fellow Bahais in Egypt ...
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  • Today's Buzz stories Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Jan 09 9:40 AM
    Marilyn Manson's marriage is over.
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  • Peru pushes to make Inca city one of world wonders Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Jan 09 8:55 AM
    LIMA, Peru (Reuters) -- Peru's government, seeking to boost tourism in the Andean country, is urging residents and visitors to vote for the ancient Inca site of Machu Picchu as one of the world's new seven wonders.
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  • Italian, U.S. agents urge govts to stop CIA trial Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Jan 09 6:53 AM
    U.S. and Italian spies urged their governments on Tuesday to prevent them going on trial over the 2003 kidnapping of a terrorism suspect, as an Italian judge began hearing arguments on whether to indict them.
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  • Today's High School Sports Schedule Open this result in new window
    Asbury Park Press - Jan 08 12:42 PM
    MONDAY, JAN. 8, 2007 BOWLING Southern at Barnegat: 3:30 p.m. Howell at Manalapan: 3:30 p.m. Manasquan at Neptune: 3:30 p.m. Jackson at Colts Neck: 3:30 p.m. Lacey at Central: 3:30 p.m. Donovan at Pinelands: 3:45 p.m. Asbury Park at Ocean: 3:45 p.m. New Egypt at Moorestown: 3:45 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Shore at Keyport: 5:15 p.m. Matawan at Freehold: 5:30 p.m. Manalapan at Midd. North: 5:30 p.m. ...
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  • Fighting threatens Palestinian statehood-Egypt Open this result in new window
    AlertNet - Jan 08 6:07 AM
    Source: Reuters CAIRO, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak called on Palestinians locked in a violent power struggle to lay aside their differences in the interests of achieving statehood, state news ...
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  • Democrats to challenge Bush's Iraq plan Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Jan 09 8:08 AM
    President Bush is telling lawmakers he will send thousands more U.S. troops to Iraq's two most troubled regions, in a plan that Democrats are resisting as a major escalation of a 31/2-year-old war. On Tuesday, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin, D-Mich., said he expects Bush to announce that up to 20,000 additional troops will be sent to Iraq, but will not say how long the extra ...
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  • AL chief sees Palestinian infighting as "major disaster" Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Jan 08 4:55 PM
    Arab League (AL) Secretary General Amr Moussa on Monday expressed his concern over the ongoing Palestinian infighting and described it as "major disaster" for the Palestine cause, Egypt's official MENA news agency reported.
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  • Captured Israeli Soldier Reported OK Open this result in new window
    Time Magazine - Jan 09 7:42 AM
    The Palestinian Resistance Committees said an Israeli soldier captured last summer is in "good health"
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  • Delierre loses first-round match at Pace Canadian Squash Classic Open this result in new window
    Canada.com - Jan 08 4:23 PM
    TORONTO (CP) - Qualifier Shawn Delierre of Brossard, Que., lost his first-round match to No. 8 seed Karim Darwish of Egypt on Monday at the Pace Canadian Squash Classic.
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  • Italy weighing CIA agents' indictments Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Jan 09 6:12 AM
    A prosecutor for a CIA agent accused in the 2003 kidnapping of an Egyptian cleric in Milan withdrew from the case shortly after a court opened hearings Tuesday on whether to indict him and 25 other Americans.
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  • Egypt African champions lose 30-month unbeaten record Open this result in new window
    FIFA - Jan 07 3:26 PM
    African champions Al Ahly lost their 30-month unbeaten domestic record on Sunday, emphatically beaten 3-0 by Ismaili in the Egyptian premier league.
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  • Execution sparks a wave of support for Saddam Hussein across Arab world Open this result in new window
    Canada.com - Jan 08 2:22 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt -- Support for Saddam Hussein across the Arab world has only grown since his execution, galvanizing anger against Iraqs Shiite-led government, which the United States has hoped the region would support.
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