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January 6, 2018 12:44 PM Clashes in Cairo after detainee dies at police station

File picture of clashes between protesters and riot police in Cairo January 18, 2014. — Reuters picCAIRO, Jan 6 — Clashes erupted between Egyptian protesters and policemen today outside a Cairo police station over the death of a young man in custody, security sources said. The protesters torched 10 cars including three police vehicles, they said. Nine people 25

January 5, 2018 9:17 AM One tourist killed, 12 injured in air balloon crash in Egypt

File picture of hot air balloons in Encinitas, California September 7, 2014. A tourist was killed and 12 other people injured when a hot air balloon carrying tourists of various nationalities crashed near Luxor in Egypt today. — Reuters picCAIRO, Jan 5 — A tourist was killed and 12 other people injured when a hot air balloon carrying tourists of various 26

January 4, 2018 11:23 AM Qatar allows full ownership for foreign investors

Overseas investors will be able to fully own businesses in almost all economic sectors but they are not allowed to purchase real estate or own franchises. — AFP picDOHA, Jan 4 — Qatar has approved legislation allowing 100-per cent ownership for foreign investors in most sectors of the economy in a bid to boost non-energy revenues, the government said today 24

January 2, 2018 7:36 PM Six countries enter UN Security Council

UNITED NATIONS: Equatorial Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kuwait, Peru, Poland and the Netherlands formally joined the ranks of the non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday (Jan 2) "to make a difference," the body's president said. "Peace and security are difficult to achieve," Kazakh envoy Kairat Umarov, who took the rotating presidency 25

December 25, 2017 3:49 PM Salah determined to win titles at Liverpool

A picture of Liverpool’s Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah is seen as people sit outside a coffee shop in Cairo, Egypt, December 24, 2017. — Reuters picLIVERPOOL, Dec 25 — Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah said today he hopes he can help Liverpool end a five-year wait for silverware after making a blistering start to life at Anfield. The 25-year-old — who joined 22

December 23, 2017 6:40 PM Gaza zookeeper puts lion cubs up for sale

GAZA CITY: The owner of a private zoo in the impoverished Gaza Strip has put three lion cubs up for sale, saying he can no longer afford to feed them. Mohammad Ahmad Jumaa took to social media to advertise the animals at 3,500 Jordanian dinars (US$5,000) each. "Because of the bad economic situation and the difficulty of finding food and drink (for the animals) 22

December 23, 2017 2:02 AM Countries that supported and abstained on UN Jerusalem vote

SOME 128 countries, including Malaysia, defied US President Donald Trump on Thursday and voted in favour of a UN General Assembly resolution calling for Washington to drop its recent recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Trump had threatened to cut off financial aid to countries that voted in favour of the resolution. After the vote, US Ambassador 54

December 18, 2017 11:42 PM Aubameyang, Mane, Salah among finalists for CAF award

Liverpool sharpshooter Salah is the leading English Premier League scorer this season with 14 goals, having moved from Roma in the off-season. — Action Images handout via ReutersJOHANNESBURG, Dec 19 ― Prolific goalscorers Mohamed Salah of Egypt and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Gabon were named on Monday among the three finalists for the African Player 38

December 17, 2017 3:30 PM Remains of exiled Italian king return to Italy

MILAN: The remains of Victor Emmanuel III, who reigned as Italy's king through two world wars and died in exile in 1947, were flown back from Egypt on Sunday for reburial at a family mausoleum near Turin. The remains of his wife, Queen Elena, also returned to Italy on Friday for reburial with those of the king at the Sanctuary of Vicoforte, near the Piedmont 26

December 16, 2017 1:48 AM Nicol exits World Squash Championships after quarterfinal defeat to El Weleily

Datuk Nicol David lost 1-3 in a 41-minute match to Raneem El Weleily of Egypt in the World Squash Championships 2017. — Picture by Jordan Mansfield KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 16 — Eight times world champion, Datuk Nicol David lost to Raneem El Weleily of Egypt in the quarterfinals of the World Squash Championships 2017 in Manchester, England. According to the tournament’s 24