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UK reeling as Trump upbraids May in anti-Muslim tweet row

LONDON – 30 November 2017: Britain was reeling Thursday after US President Donald Trump castigated Prime Minister Theresa May over…
Politics

US to replace Al-Udeid Base in Qatar with Jordanian base

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: US Congress has agreed to add $143 million to the Pentagon budget to upgrade the…
Politics

US should support Sisi in his war against terrorism: Senators

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: The United States should support President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi in his war against terrorism and…
sports

Mahmoud Taher arrives at the club to vote in the elections

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: Mahmoud Taher, Al-Ahly's president, arrived at the club to vote in the elections which were…
Middle East news

Iraqi FM arrives in Rome for MED 2017 forum

BAGHDAD – 30 November 2017: Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al Jaafari arrived here on Thursday on an official visit to…
Middle East news

Daesh attack on Iraqi checkpoint in Diyala foiled

BAGHDAD – 30 November 2017: The Iraqi security forces thwarted a Daesh attack on a checkpoint in northeastern Diyala province,…
Middle East news

Iraqi forces kill 6 Daesh members in western Kirkuk

BAGHDAD – 30 November 2017: Commander of Kirkuk operations Major General Ali Fadel Omran said Thursday six members of Daesh…
Economics

Egypt’s tax revenues reach LE 55.9B in two months

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: The Tax Authority has collected LE 55.9 billion in revenues in the first two months…
Economics

Egypt participates in OPEC meeting

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: The Egyptian Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Molla headed to Vienna to participate in the meeting…
Economics

Bourse gains LE 24.5B in 4 trading sessions

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) gained EGP 24.5 billion in its four trading session during this…
Economics

Egypt’s hotel reservations in Christmas are ‘very high’

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: Reservations for Christmas holidays in the hotels of the Red Sea, Luxor and Aswan are…
Economics

EBRD to fund water desalination plant in Ain Sokhna

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will help in establishing a water desalination…
Middle East news

Tropical storm kills at least seven in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO – 30 November 2017: A tropical storm has killed at least seven people and left five fishermen missing in…
Middle East news

Pope arrives in Bangladesh in shadow of Rohingya crisis

DHAKA – 30 November 2017: Pope Francis landed in Bangladesh on Thursday after a diplomatically sensitive trip to mainly Buddhist…
Middle East news

North Korean boat found in distress in Japanese waters

TOKYO – 30 November 2017: Japan's coast guard on Thursday boarded a North Korean fishing boat near a Japanese island…
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