Egyptians perform Eid Al Fitr prayer at Old Cairo’s historic Amr Ibn Al Aas mosque on Wednesday. Agence France-Presse
An Egyptian train conductor who forced two poor street vendors without tickets to jump off a moving train, leading to the death of one of the youths, has been arrested, authorities said on Tuesday.
The killer’s husband and her two sons helped her to hide the child's body, the Egyptian Public Prosecution revealed.
A security source said the police in Qena received a report from the Central Hospital of the arrival of a father and his three children. They were poisoned and fruit juice was found in their stomach.
Police inspector Rajiv Singh said that last week the gang stole 16 idols from the 300-year-old temple of Lord Balaji — an incarnation of the Hindu god Vishnu — police said.
Sheikh Mohamed accepted the condolences of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of the Republic of Turkey; Sadyr Japarov, President of the Kyrgyz Republic; and Julius Maada Bio, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, over the passing of the late Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed said on Twitter, “With his enduring wisdom and generosity, my brother Khalifa Bin Zayed was the heart of our family and the guardian of our nation."