The decline of the farmers' share is the main reason behind the growing poverty rates in the countryside (Wikipedia Commons).
May 04, 2015 - 14:40 GMT
Roughly 10 million Egyptians own less than 15 percent of the country's agricultural land --a million feddan-- according a report issued on Sunday by the Ministry of Agriculture.
Egyptian riot policemen stand guard outside the constitutional court in Cairo. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Five people were sentenced to death for killing eleven police officers in the town of Kerdasa located on Cairo's outskirts.
Egyptians gather their belongings as they prepare to leave Libya. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
May 04, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Eighty-three Egyptians, primarily migrant laborers, were caught trying to illegally enter Libya when they were apprehended in a military zone west of Saloum.
Haifa will be starring in
May 04, 2015 - 12:20 GMT
Set your eyes firmly on your computer screens Haifa fans, because Miss Wehbe has a special treat for you!
Zeina admitted that she has made a mistake by marrying Ezz. (File photo)
May 04, 2015 - 10:04 GMT
Zeina admits "it was a mistake to marry Ahmed Ezz"!
The railway project is due to start in early 2016 and will include 12 stations. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2015 - 08:33 GMT
Egypt and Canada will join forces to build a $1.5 billion railway link through Cairo and Giza via a loan to be paid over the course of 14 years.
Two prisoners were tortured to death in 2006 while in custody. (Al Bawaba/File)
May 04, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Egypt's top court has sentenced 14 policemen and a doctor to jail terms for torturing two prisoners to death in 2006, a judicial official said.
May 03, 2015 - 22:55 GMT
The last two shows of "Shicairo" will be on May 7 and 8, while "Romeo and Juliet" will be performed on May 3 and 4.
Juan Carlos Garrido
May 03, 2015 - 19:49 GMT
Mahmoud , Chairman of Ahli Football Club, has officially dismissed Juan Carlos Garrido, the team's coach.
What man has made Ayten Amer smile so big? (Facebook)
May 03, 2015 - 19:35 GMT
The Egyptian actress' relationship status changed from single and ready to mingle to taken Ayten.
Demonstrators protest outside the Egyptian embassy in London Wednesday to demand the immediate release of detained journalists in Egypt. (AFP/Carl Court)
May 03, 2015 - 18:16 GMT
An Egyptian journalist was arrested early Saturday and faces charges of joining the banned Muslim Brotherhood.