Students injured and 144 protesters arrested at Al-Azhar University, as Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie stands trial.
Forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad secure key Damascus-Homs highway after two-week siege.
Foreign Minister Javad Zarif tells Time Magazine that if Congress imposes new sanctions, nuclear deal would be "dead".
Citing costs and health reasons, aides say neither PM Netanyahu nor President Peres will honour anti-apartheid icon.
Officials say a truck hit the vehicle and exploded in a ball of fire in the town of Kafr El-Zayat, south of Alexandria.
Attack in cafe in town south of Baquba comes a day after blasts in and around Baghdad killed at least 39 people.
Joumaili is buried in his hometown of Fallujah, Iraq, after being killed by an al Qaeda-linked group in Syria.
Al-Azhar University protesters gather in Cairo, as 21 fellow students face court over previous demonstrations.
Forces loyal to President Assad kill seven children during fighting for the town of Nabek near Damascus, activists say.
Yassin Said Noman shot at by a sniper, but saved by darmoured vehicle from bullet, Saba news agency says.
President Rouhani dons Western dress while hiking the Iranian Alborz mountain range.
At least 30 people killed, 57 wounded, in series of attacks in and around the Iraqi capital, officials say.
Palestinian President Abbas blames Israel for "cold-blooded assassination" that could undermine the peace process.
Economy minister calls for full Israeli sovereignty in Jewish settlement areas in occupied Palestinian territory.
Fourteen women and seven girls jailed for peaceful protest are released after 11-year sentences slashed.
US president says a two-state Middle East peace solution that guarantees the Jewish state's security should work.
Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel's remarks come at a time of rising tensions in their relationship with the GCC.