The dust is slowly settling on the furore surrounding the Egypt-Algeria World Cup qualifying match. Dina Ezzat wonders how long it will take for the wounds to heal
This week's visits by President Hosni Mubarak -- to Minya on Sunday and Luxor on Monday -- fore-grounded the government's determination to promote social and economic development in Middle and Upper Egypt...
'Friendship and warmth'
Nevine El-Aref speaks with UNESCO's new director-general, visiting Egypt on the first leg of a comprehensive Arab-African tour
Abul-Gheit tours Gulf
Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul-Gheit's tour to the Gulf came amid Egypt's continuous efforts to boost bilateral as well as multilateral ties with other Arab states
While the onset of winter was expected to bring an increase in incidents of swine flu the increasing number of fatalities is causing public concern, reports Reem Leila
No one predicted a second ballot in the Press Syndicate elections. And now, writes Shaden Shehab, only the foolhardy would attempt to second guess the results
Politics of conditionality
Gamal Essam El-Din reports on reactions to the conditions Mohamed El-Baradei says must be in place for him to consider standing for the presidency
Confusion clouds rescue
The authorities have called off the search for missing passengers after two Nile ferries collided near Rosetta, reports Reem Leila