Egypt extends state of emergency

Cairo, Jun 22 Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al- Sisi extended a state of emergency declared after twin church bombings in April by jihadists, in a decree issued in the official gazette today.The...

Jun 22, 2017 11:31 PM | Newsscroll

Muslim-majority Arab countries join yoga day celebrations

By Youssra El-SharkawyCairo/Dubai, Jun 22 Muslim-majority countries Egypt and the UAE joined the world in celebrating the third International Yoga Day with a large number of people performing yogic...

Jun 22, 2017 2:37 PM | Newsscroll

Republican's bill to repeal ObamaCare will have 'heart': Trump

Washington D.C. [United States], June 22 : United States President Donald Trump has vowed that the Republican Bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare would have a 'heart'. Trump said that...

Jun 21, 2017 10:14 AM | Newsscroll

Egypt says 15 militants killed in North Sinai, Alexandria

Cairo, Jun 20 Egypt's security forces killed 15 militants, 12 of them in airstrikes in the restive Sinai peninsula and three in the coastal city of Alexandria, according to two separate statements...

Jun 21, 2017 1:40 AM | Newsscroll

Egypt police kill 3 militants in gunfight

Cairo, Jun 20 Egyptian policemen today shot and killed three wanted militants from the Islamist Hassam group in a shootout in the coastal city of Alexandria, the interior ministry said.A statement...

Jun 20, 2017 11:17 PM | Newsscroll

Egypt gears up to celebrate Yoga Day

By Youssra el-SharkawyCairo, Jun 19 Egypt is gearing up to celebrate the third International Day of Yoga with several events lined up across the country to mark the day.In addition to Cairo, the...

Jun 19, 2017 11:46 AM | Newsscroll

Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition

Washington, Jun 18 Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise was upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition" and continued to show signs of improvement after he was wounded in a shooting at a Republican...

Jun 18, 2017 5:08 AM | Newsscroll

Trump calls for unity after shooting targeting lawmakers

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 17 US President Donald Trump has called for unity in the wake of the horrific shooting incident in which a top Republican leader was injured, saying that despite...

Jun 17, 2017 11:23 AM | Newsscroll

Shooting brought unity to 'very, very divided' US: Trump

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 15 US President Donald Trump today said the shooting at a Washington suburb that badly injured a congressman has brought some unity to a "very, very divided"...

Jun 15, 2017 11:08 PM | Newsscroll

Sanders: Sickened at shooting attack by possible supporter

Washington, Jun 15 The man who shot a congressman and four other people had apparently volunteered for Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign, the Vermont senator said before assailing violence...

Jun 15, 2017 1:46 PM | Newsscroll