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EBRD president visits Cairo for key development meetings

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)’s President Odile Renaud-Basso began a visit to Egypt on Wednesday. In her first visit to Cairo since her election, Renaud-Basso plans to hold high-level meetings with Egyptian authorities and the business community. ... Read More

2 days ago

NASA’s Mars helicopter takes flight, 1st for another planet

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s experimental helicopter Ingenuity rose into the thin air above the dusty red surface of Mars on Monday, achieving the first powered flight by an aircraft on another planet. The triumph was hailed as a ... Read More

“Nasl al-Aghrab” (Strangers’ offspring)

2 hours ago

Chelsea shares photo of actor Ahmed al-Sakka from ‘Nasl al-Aghrab’ Ramadan series

The English Chelsea football club shared a scene from Ramadan drama “Nasl al-Aghrab” starring Ahmed al-Sakka on its official Facebook page. A comment on the picture read: “Hakim Ziyech… Hakim… Ziyech… Ziyech Hakim… The magician Hakim.” Sakka portrays Assaf al-Gharib, ... Read More

33 mins ago

Life & Style
Eight tips to keeping a healthy weight this Ramadan

Keeping a balanced healthy diet that’s fresh every day is confusing enough, but Ramadan compounds matters given that it is a month known for its sometimes unhealthy meals, pastries and sweets. Finding a way to help you eat your favorite ... Read More