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Morsi appoints 17 new governors

, and   /  June 17, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  217 Comments

Seven of the presidentially appointed governors hail from the Muslim Brotherhood

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Presidency will not allow meddling in Egypt’s share of Nile water

  /  May 30, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  6 Comments

President Morsi discusses all options for dealing with Ethiopian dam with foreign and water ministers as well as security, defence and intelligence chiefs

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Police arrest owner of internet café where Sinai kidnappers uploaded video

  /  May 30, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  18 Comments

Another suspect arrested and both referred to prosecution

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Egypt insists Ethiopia honour pledge not to harm water interests

  /  May 30, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  31 Comments

Foreign Ministry summons Ethiopian ambassador as President Morsi meets foreign and water resources ministers

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Mazaj is one of the first Arabic-Fusion restaurants in town

  /  May 29, 2013  /  Tourism  /  3 Comments

Mazaj offers tasty dishes from around the region

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ANHRI demands investigation judge in Black Bloc case

  /  May 29, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Human rights organisation claims detainees are being illegitimately held and prosecution refuses to hand over case files to defence lawyers

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Local roundup: Al-Ahly and Zamalek level on points to retain top spots

  /  May 29, 2013  /  Sports  /  1 Comment

Ismaily cements second place in Group B while ENEPPI and Smouha compete for the remaining playoff spot in Group A

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Judges declare sit-in protesting judiciary law

  /  May 29, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  169 Comments

Prosecutors and judges night time protests outside High Court building to force Shura Council to stop discussing amendments

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Judges to be consulted on Judiciary Law amendments

  /  May 28, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Supreme Judiciary Council and Judges’ Club discuss unified strategy regarding Shura Council amendments to Judiciary Law

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Admin court postpones Ramlet Boulaq verdict

  /  May 28, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Residents are suing the Cairo governor for issuing a land seizure order on their land

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Ramlet Boulaq criminal case postponed, verdict expected Tuesday

  /  May 27, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

South Cairo Criminal Court hears defence arguments for 51 residents arrested following Nile City Towers clashes

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Courthouses and prosecution offices enter digital age

  /  May 27, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Spokesperson for public prosecution admits previous way of hiring was not transparent

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Mekki proposes judiciary law compromise

  /  May 26, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Former justice minister thinks retirement age should be 65 and not apply to judges already over it

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Fahmy refers SCC remarks to legislative committee

  /  May 26, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Shura Council will adopt Supreme Constitutional Court’s suggestions but may not refer the election bills back to the court, says Sobhy Saleh

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In Pictures: Demonstrators protest Judiciary Law

  /  May 25, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Opposition MPs chant “unlawful” as upper house votes in favour of amending law

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Shura Council refers judiciary law amendments to committee

  /  May 25, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  6 Comments

Opposition MPs chant “unlawful” as upper house votes in favour of amending law

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SCC strikes down election laws again

  /  May 25, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Supreme Constitutional Court deems ban on military and police personnel voting unconstitutional, demands ban of religious campaign slogans and redrawing of voter districts

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Soldiers were released without negotiations says presidency

  /  May 22, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Military spokesperson says information on kidnappers is available but won’t be released for security reasons and that military operations contributed to intelligence efforts

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Morsi thanks military and police for successful rescue operation

  /  May 22, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The president met with the seven released soldiers at Almaza military airport

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Salafist jihadists deny involvement in Sinai kidnapping as military operation looms

  /  May 21, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Shura Council defence committee demands formation of National Security Council so that elected representatives are involved in decision-making process

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Poverty on the rise amid increasing unemployment and inflation: ECESR

  /  May 21, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  5 Comments

Egyptian Centre for Economic and Social Rights releases report demonstrating social and economic rights violations ahead of UN evaluation of Egypt’s adherence to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

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Military and police deploy units and vehicles to North Sinai

  /  May 20, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Deployed 30 carriers transporting tanks

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Presidency denies negotiations with kidnappers

  /  May 20, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

No military operations approved yet and all options are being considered, says presidential spokesperson

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Morsi: Sinai kidnappers are criminals, not jihadists

  /  May 20, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

President Mohamed Morsi says he ordered the immediate resolution of the Sinai kidnapped soldiers crisis

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In Pictures: Sinai hostage situation enters fourth day

  /  May 19, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Kidnappers demand release of Sinai political prisoners, President Mohamed Morsi calls for national dialogue and NSF boycotts

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Video allegedly shows kidnapped Sinai soldiers

  /  May 19, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  31 Comments

Kidnappers demand release of Sinai political prisoners, President Mohamed Morsi calls for national dialogue and NSF boycotts

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SCC approves new chief justice appointment

  /  May 19, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  175 Comments

The Supreme Constitutional Court deputy chief justice Adly Mansour will replace outgoing chief Maher El-Behairy who is set to retire at the end of June

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Shura to discuss amendments to NCHR law

  /  May 19, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

National Council for Human Rights will be able to inspect prisons and file lawsuits against human rights violations

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Hassan Mustafa appeal verdict set for 15 June

  /  May 18, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Witnesses reverse testimony, say activist did not slap prosecutor

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Four protesters charged with attempted murder following clashes

  /  May 18, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Police arrested 13 young protesters following clashes in Downtown Cairo after the day’s planned marches to Tahrir Square

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