Four killed in Egypt explosion

  • At least four people, including a judge, were killed and 14 injured on Tuesday when a car exploded outside a hotel in Egypt's North Sinai peninsula where judges supervising parliamentary elections were staying. The incident took place in Al-Arish town. "One judge was among those killed," according to Khaled Megahed, health ministry spokesperson. Egypt State TV said all those injured are civilians. A main coastal highway in the city has been shut down following the attack. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack. (Source: IANS)