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On-campus violations against students continue: AFTE

  /  December 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Two students from Alexandria University refered to military courts, says student observatory

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Ramsis bath house arrests violation of ‘privacy and human rights’: EIPR

  /  December 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The defendants will stand in court Sunday

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Ajnad Misr reacts to US terrorist designation

  /  December 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Designation is a “blessing”, says group media spokesman

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71 Al-Azhar students expelled for protesting

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Number of student detentions and expulsions has increased since start of semester

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40 Police Academy students expelled over ‘Brotherhood affiliations’

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Students were enrolled in academy during Morsi’s reign, says Interior Ministry spokesman

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Another 300 Muslim Brotherhood figures referred to military courts

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Number of civilians referred to military courts increases amid concerns from political groups

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40 referred to military prosecution: FJP

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Of the 40 defendants, nine are females, says party, and four are high school students, says rights centre

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Military reveals investigation findings of Rea Sea collision

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Crashed fishing boat didn’t have an emergency communication system, says army spokesperson

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Verdict on banning of Utras groups adjourned to 29 December

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Lawsuit filed by Mortada Mansour, Zamalek club chairman, calling ultras “terrorist groups”

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Officials stop printing of newspaper, stoking new fears of censorship

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Al-Mesryoon issue printed after “authorities” approved and revised content, says newspaper

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Misr Al-Qawia Party calls for dialogue, criticises current penal institutions

  /  December 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Party presented short- and long-term recommendations to end ‘political turmoil’

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Egyptian AIDS Society slams TV show over ‘homosexual orgies’ episode

  /  December 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Arrests part of campaign by government to distract attention from crackdown on civil society, says LGBT expert

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One killed, 13 arrested in Friday protests across Egypt

  /  December 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Minor protests also took place in Maadi, New Cairo, Ain Shams, and Helwan

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Mubarak’s former prime minister to compete in upcoming elections

  /  December 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Ahmed Shafiq is head of Egyptian Patriotic Movement Party and will compete in Cairo district

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Syndicate leader acquitted of ‘insulting the president’

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Rights group demands removal of article from Penal Code

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Police arrest 25 in Cairo bath house raid for organising same-sex ‘orgies’

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Suspects to be sent to forensic department for “medical examinations”, says prosecution

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On law, justice, and dissent: legal experts deconstruct Mubarak’s trial in panel discussion

  /  December 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Prosecution given unsatisfactory evidence by the Ministry of Interior in cases related to killing protesters, says expert

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Morsi’s defence presents alleged SCAF phone leaks in espionage trial

  /  December 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Prosecutor general to launch an investigation into the recordings

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Police clear Cairo stadium after Al-Ahly fans storm gate: Ministry of Interior

  /  December 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ultras Ahlawy (UA) member denies storming of stadium took place ahead of match

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7 defendants receive death sentences in second Rafah massacre case

  /  December 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Another 22 defendants received 15 years in prison

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More Islamist groups withdraw from Anti-Coup Alliance

  /  December 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Salafi Front and Istiqlal Party are latest to pull out of pro-Morsi political coalition

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Draft law on ‘terrorist entities’ could silence civil society: Rights group

  /  December 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Labelling groups “terrorist” will not stop violence, says Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies

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Non-commissioned border guard officers granted right to arrest civilians

  /  December 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Civilians can be tried in military courts if found guilty of attacking “vital” state facilities

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Students continue protests challenging Mubarak verdict

  /  December 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

It is illogical to expect a fair trial under current regime, says Students Against the Coup

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6 April calls for protests against Mubarak verdict

  /  December 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

New wave of protests under the name “Now is the time to go to the square”

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HRW condemns death sentence over Facebook posts in Iran

  /  December 2, 2014  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Defendant may face execution, human rights organisation says

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ACA calls for million man march after Mubarak verdict

  /  December 1, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Alliance urges all Egyptians to continue mobilising in the streets

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Democratic Current launches campaign to retry Mubarak

  /  December 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Alliance condemns use of violence against anti-Mubarak protesters

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Police assault, detain journalists covering protests near Tahrir Square

  /  December 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Journalists were covering new protests in Abdel Moneim Riyadh Square, a day after the violent dispersal of demonstrations left two people dead

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Court affirms ISIS’ ‘terrorist group’ designation

  /  November 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Islamist group recently called for more raids in Egypt

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