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Rafah border crossing, which connects Egypt and the Gaza Strip, was temporarily opened to allow Palestinians to return to the blockaded enclave.  (AFP/File)
May 29, 2015 - 17:12 GMT
Egypt closed Rafah crossing between Sinai and the Gaza Strip after a temporary opening to allow Palestinians to return home.
A Libyan militia spokesman said his forces withdrew from the airbase Thursday after receiving no reinforcements.  (AFP/File)
May 29, 2015 - 12:48 GMT
A Libyan militia spokesman said his forces withdrew from the airbase after receiving no reinforcements.
The Alexandria Criminal Court acquitted on Thursday an officer of charges of torturing and killing a suspect in 2011. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The Alexandria Criminal Court acquitted on Thursday an officer of charges of torturing and killing a suspect in 2011.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is seen meeting with top military generals for emergency talks in Cairo on Feb. 15, 2015 in a photo issued by his office. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 22:52 GMT
A group of army generals and senior government officials are using almost 7,000 unaudited accounts in the country.
Ayach will star in the movie
May 28, 2015 - 21:27 GMT
The singer-turned-actor will be gracing the silver screen in his first ever movie this Eid El Fitr.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius. (AFP/Bertrand Langlois)
May 28, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius hopes to restart the peace process between Israel and Palestine.
Yasmina, 16, came second only to breakdancer Salah in the finals of Arabs Got Talent in March 2015. (Screenshot)
May 28, 2015 - 12:25 GMT
Iconic Lebanese singer-songwriter Ziad Rahbani and Egypt's Yasmina Alelwani of Arabs Got Talent to star at Lebanon's Zouk Mikael International Festival in July.
Egypt will only be pumping gas to three stations due to shortages and high temperatures. (Shutterstock)
May 28, 2015 - 09:15 GMT
High temperatures and high consumption factories are forcing Egypt to ration gas supply.
Whose side are you on after hearing Sarah's argument? (File photo)
May 28, 2015 - 08:35 GMT
Ezz's lawyer Sarah Darwish made some pretty good points against Zeina and her witnesses.
The National Organisation for Military Production is already involved in mega-projects in Egypt. (Wikimedia Commons)
May 28, 2015 - 07:27 GMT
New multi-industry firm will be entirely owned by the Egyptian ministry of military production.
Looks like Bassem Youssef isn't the only one in the family with an itch to challenge Egyptian autocracy. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 23:43 GMT
Almost a week after the sudden death of his father, the Egyptian satirist shared the moments his parents stuck up to the Mubarak regime.