Egypt women protesters
In Depth
10 Jun, 2015

The invasive tests are a gross violation of women's rights but are still openly carried out in many societies

In Depth
14 May, 2015

American starts world's first crowdfunding page to set up a kingdom in northeast Africa

In Depth
10 Apr, 2015

As the chances of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict fade, few alternatives remain

A relative of a victim from EgyptAir Flight 990
27 Mar, 2015

Experts see similarities between Tuesday's tragedy and the mysterious 1999 crash of EgyptAir flight 990

One-Minute Read
23 Mar, 2015

Sisa Abu Daooh has spent the last 40 years dressing and working as a man to provide for her family

05 Mar, 2015

Footage shows knife-wielding men forcing the couple into a cage on the dance floor while jihadi music plays

Egyptian defence minister and his French counterpart in the presence of President Sisi
18 Feb, 2015

Egyptian newspapers are full-throated in their support for military action against Islamic State

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi making a televised statement
One-Minute Read
16 Feb, 2015

Islamic State targets in Libya hit by Egyptian forces after militants behead 21 Christians in gruesome video

Peter Greste's brother, Andrew, holding a picture of Peter
One-Minute Read
02 Feb, 2015

Australian correspondent says he will now fight to win the release of his two colleagues from jail

Abdul Fattah al-Sisi
One-Minute Read
30 Jan, 2015

Group which pledged allegiance to Islamic State carried out simultaneous attacks on military targets