India  /  Published 04.10.21

Mystery disorder named Zaki syndrome

Nearly five years ago, a three-month-old baby girl with facial abnormalities, a short stature, and other developmental defects had left paediatric geneticist Ratna Puri puzzled. Puri and her colleagu...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

World  /  Published 21.05.21

Israel leaders meet to mull conflict end

Israeli leaders convened on Thursday to consider halting a Gaza offensive after US President Joe Biden called for a de-escalation of the fiercest hostilities in years. The dominant Palestinian Islami...
By Reuters in Jerusalem

World  /  Published 29.03.21

Cargo-lift plan for Suez ship

Suez Canal salvage teams were alternating between dredging and tugging on Sunday to dislodge a massive container ship blocking the busy waterway, while two sources said efforts had been complicated by...
By Reuters in Ismailia, Egypt

World  /  Published 27.03.21

Egypt: 32 die in train collision

At least 32 people were killed and 165 injured when two trains collided in central Egypt on Friday, health ministry officials said, as the Prime Minister admitted the country's rail network urgent...
By Reuters in Cairo

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.21

Malda youth found dead in a flat in Egypt

Musharraf Hussain, 34, a research scholar from Malda studying in Egypt, was found dead in his Cairo flat on Saturday. Musharraf, whose family lives in the Madia Shovabajar area under Englishbazar pol...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


Sports  /  Published 10.02.21

Egypt courts history

Qualifier Mayar Sherif made a bit of history in the first round of the Australian Open on Tuesday when she became the first Egyptian woman to win a main draw match at a Grand Slam. The 24-year-old, w...
By Reuters in Melbourne

Opinion  /  Published 28.12.20

Unique problem with Arab World

Ten years ago this month, Mohamed Bouazizi, a street vendor in Tunisia, set himself alight in front of a government building in rage at the corrupt dictatorship that had ruined his young life. His sac...
By Gwynne Dyer

Technology  /  Published 20.07.20

Google makes understanding hieroglyphics fun

Ancient Egypt means pyramids, pharaohs and hieroglyphics. The last mentioned holds a special place in many hearts as the thirst for more knowledge about Egypt remains. In the quest to read and deciphe...
By Mathures Paul

World  /  Published 27.02.19

25 dead in Cairo railway station fire

A locomotive crashed into a barrier at the Egyptian capital's main train station on Wednesday, causing its fuel tank to explode and triggering a huge fire, killing at least 25 people, officials said.R...
By AP in Cairo

North East  /  Published 20.02.20

No takers for Egypt onions

The Assam food and civil supply department is in a quandary over 1,000 metric tonnes of onion it has received from the Centre.The department is offering onions at maximum Rs 20 per kg as against Rs 50...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


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