Egypt women protesters
10 Jun, 2015

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

14 May, 2015

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

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

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
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
02 Feb, 2015

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

Abdul Fattah al-Sisi
30 Jan, 2015

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