Egypt

The World's Oldest Cheese Has Been Found And The 3,000 Year-Old Curd Just Might Kill You

The oldest cheese in the world has been found by archaeologists and it comes with its own sort of pharaoh’s curse.<p>The tomb of Ptahmes, Egyptian mayor of Memphis in the 13th century, B.C., was rediscovered in 2010 and exploration of the site a few years later uncovered some broken jars including one …

Dairy

Criticize Islam, then lose your government job

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Acting Director, Ronald D. Vitiello, received a letter (08-14-18) from six members of the U.S. House …

Religion

US dollar on its way out as world's lead currency?

Tumbling emerging market currencies, including the Russian ruble, have caused Moscow to publicly wish for the "demise" of the greenback from global …

Suez Canal

The cruise of a lifetime? See 56 Unesco sites and visit 30 countries in 117 days | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

If many Unesco World Heritage sites occupy your bucket list, then Regent Seven Seas Cruises might have just the voyage for you. Departing from Miami, …

Mandarin Oriental

ANALYSIS: Syria in Gaza, without the Russians

The Gaza Strip is a microcosm of what is happening throughout the region - a reflection of the broader conflicts throughout the Middle East.<p>><br>• ><p>File …

Middle East

The Islamic fundamentalist Jeremy Corbyn should be ashamed of himself – if only he'd behaved more like Margaret Thatcher

It gets worse and worse for Jeremy Corbyn and Labour. There’s a rumour that photos have emerged of a courgette grown on his allotment which is a …

Opinion (UK)

Chic legend Nile Rodgers tells how he turned Madonna into a superstar as the Queen Of Pop celebrates her 60th

“WHO’S that girl? Who’s that girl? Who’s that girl?”<p>...was the question on everyone’s lips when head-turner Madonna Louise Ciccone sauntered into a …

Music

Liam Payne moves on from Cheryl Tweedy with Cairo Dwek

Liam Payne has officially moved on from Cheryl Tweedy with stunning brunette Cairo Dwek — kissing and cuddling on a romantic holiday in Italy just …

Liam Payne

San Fernando Valley Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus

Aug 16, 2018<p>People in some spots of California really don't think about mosquitoes much, basically because there's not always water where they could …

Public Health

West Nile Virus Mosquito Spraying Delayed In West Chester

Breaking: Spraying to control the spread of mosquitoes and West Nile Virus in West Chester has been delayed.<p>WEST CHESTER, PA — Spraying previously …

Public Health

As Egypt's Housing Crisis Intensifies, Dangers Mount

Egypt’s decades-long housing crisis continues to worsen, with activists and authorities alike expressing concern about a continuing explosion of …

Housing

John Brennan, a Security Risk from the Start

The real story about John Brennan’s security clearance is not that he lost it under a Republican president but that he once got one. One of the …

National Security

WNV in Virginia: First Equine Case of 2018 Confirmed

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) announced Aug. 15 that a pony from Northern Virginia has tested positive for …

Public Health

Eni Gains Egypt Lease Extensions

Eni has been granted offshore lease extensions for the Greater Nooros field, one of the most prolific areas of the Nile Delta, by Egyptian …

Natural Gas

11 Jets roster bubble players for 2nd preseason game at Redskins | Lorenzo Mauldin, Cairo Santos, more

The New York Jets and quarterback rookie Sam Darnold visit the Washington Redskins on Thursday, August 16, 2018 (8/16/18) for a preseason game at …

Football (U.S.)

West Nile In Malden Mosquitoes Confirmed

Mosquitoes collected in one part of town tested positive for West Nile Virus, officials said earlier this month.<p>MALDEN, MA -- Mosquitos collected in …

Public Health

How things have changed for Canadians traveling abroad. What a shame!

​<b>Taking the Canadian flag off our backpacks</b><p>October 27, 2013<p>Wandering Canadian Baby Boomers and Gen-Xers of yesteryear knew that travelling around the …

Canada

Corbyn pictured in Muslim Brotherhood allegiance gesture

British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn made a sign used by supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood to show allegiance in the latest allegation he has …

Muslim Brotherhood

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Brennan a traitor

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>As the maintream media questions President Trump’s decision to pull former CIA Director John Brennan’s security clearance, I …

Security

Egypt razes historical Cairo district, angering residents

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities are demolishing a historical 19th century neighborhood in Cairo to make way for high-end housing and business development a stone's throw from the Nile, angering residents who say they have not been properly compensated.<p>The Maspero neighborhood is named for French …

Compensation

Comeback actress stirs hornet’s nest on hijab in Egypt

Retired Egyptian actress Hala Shiha's recent announcement on social media that she would make a comeback soon has stirred wide controversy in Egypt, …

Social Media

Reports: Egypt Air black box is found

Traces of explosives found on EgyptAir crash victim<p>01:53<p>Data recorder recovered from downed EgyptAir jet<p>03:35<p>Second black box from EgyptAir crash …

Blackbox

Erdogan Cast Aside as Trump Favors Other Middle East Strongmen

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan could be forgiven for wondering why he alone among traditional allies in the Middle East has been singled out …

South Asia

Jeremy Corbyn is either deeply sinister – or a total idiot

The crowd were singing ‘Oh, Jeremy Corbyn’ again, at a festival in Cornwall, the words appended to a riff by the White Stripes which I once liked but now find a little nauseating. Vacuous, dimbo, middle-class millennials and — worse — their stupid, indulgent parents, all waving their hands in the …

Muslim Brotherhood

Tutankhamun's Family Tree

Ancient History

Why was mummification used in Ancient Egypt, and why did they leave the heart in the body?

Have you ever wondered why Henry VIII had six wives, or why World War One was called the Great War? As part of our 'History Extra Explains' series, …

Ancient History

13 Of Aretha Franklin's Most Iconic Vintage Hairstyles

Nobody can rock a hairstyle quite like the Queen of Soul.<p>On Sunday, it was reported that Aretha Franklin was gravely ill and is currently receiving …

Aretha Franklin

Muslim woman wins primary in Minnesota—and the far right is terrified

Yesterday, Ilhan Omar won the Democratic primary for Minnesota’s fifth congressional district. If she succeeds in November, she could become the …

Religion

West Nile Virus Found In Dracut

Just Now<p><i>(Getty Images/doug4537)</i><p>DRACUT (24/7 NewsSource) -- The discovery of mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus is being confirmed by public …

Public Health

Report: Boat sinks on Nile River in Sudan, killing 22 people

CAIRO (AP) — A boat sank on Wednesday while crossing the Nile River in Sudan and at least 22 people drowned, including 21 students and a woman, the country's state news agency reported.<p>The boat was carrying more than 40 students on their way to school in the northern River Nile state, SUNA said. …

Nile River