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51 referred to criminal court for Helwan violence

  /  April 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Prosecution refers 51 suspects to criminal court on charges that include murder and vandalism

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Explosion in Sinai injures police officer

  /  April 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Armed forces and police step up security campaign in volatile North Sinai

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Court ruling prohibits Brotherhood from running in elections

  /  April 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Primary Alexandria Court forbids SEC from accepting the nomination of members of the Muslim Brotherhood in upcoming polls

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Al-Sisi becomes first candidate to submit documents for presidential elections

  /  April 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Former military chief says Egypt needs between EGP 3tn and 4tn to recover economically

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First of 3 Morsi trials taking place this week postponed to Sunday

  /  April 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Morsi will stand trial for a prison break and espionage on Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively

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Anti-terrorism legislation should be scrapped or changed: Amnesty International

  /  April 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Amnesty International warns that new potential anti-terrorism legislation could be abused by authorities

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No polling stations for Egyptians abroad in Libya, Syria, Somalia

  /  April 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

There will be over 53 million eligible voters in upcoming presidential elections

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US reiterates call to release Al-Jazeera journalists

  /  April 8, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Journalists around the world rally in support of detained colleagues in Egypt on their 100th day of detention

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Group calls for release of all Egyptians accused of contempt of religion

  /  April 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Detailed report by AFTE sets forth government recommendations to reduce discrimination

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Mohamed Al-Zawahiri referred to criminal court

  /  April 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Brother of Al-Qaeda head and 67 others will stand trial for a list of terror-related charges

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Egyptian truck drivers in Libya freed

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

Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterates warning against travelling to Libya

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Morsi trial postponed to Sunday

  /  April 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  6 Comments

Former president is on trial, along with 14 other prominent Islamist leaders, for inciting the killing of demonstrators

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Trial of Badie, Hegazy, others postponed

  /  April 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Trial of Islamist leaders who face charges of blocking a road and inciting violence adjourned to next week

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Cairo University area hit by three explosions

, and   /  April 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  6 Comments

Policeman killed in double blast outside Cairo University; third blast occurs approximately two hours after double blast

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Policeman killed in double blast outside Cairo University

and   /  April 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Two IEDs explode outside the Faculty of Engineering leaving five police officers injured

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Policeman killed in double blast outside Cairo University

and   /  April 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Two IEDs explode outside the Faculty of Engineering leaving five police officers injured

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Presidential candidates kick off campaigns

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

Sabahy campaign accuses Al-Sisi supporters of “irregularities”

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Door opens for presidential hopefuls to submit candidacies

  /  March 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Ministry of Foreign Affairs prepares polls for Egyptians abroad

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Presidential elections to begin 26 May

  /  March 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  5 Comments

Door for application of presidential candidates opens Monday

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Military trial of journalists slated to continue on Sunday

  /  March 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Two RNN journalists face charges for alleged leaks of former Minister of Defence Al-Sisi

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‘No particular progress’ in 2013: EU report

  /  March 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

EU’s annual European Neighbourhood Policy Report on Egypt says little progress was made in Egypt last year

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Arab League refuses to recognise Israel as a Jewish state

  /  March 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Adly Mansour discusses Palestine, Syria, illiteracy and terrorism in his address at the 25th Arab League Summit

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Policeman killed in North Sinai

  /  March 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The army arrests more than two dozen suspected militants on Monday

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Mansour arrives in Kuwait ahead of Arab League Summit

  /  March 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  7 Comments

Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy does not anticipate a quick reconciliation with Qatar

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Coptic pope backs Al-Sisi’s presidential bid

  /  March 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Pope Tawadros II calls Minister of Defence Al-Sisi a “hero” who “saved Egypt”

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Al-Sisi electoral programme in the works: Moussa

  /  March 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Amr Moussa says a number of public figures and experts are working on developing Al-Sisi’s electoral platform

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Ethiopia’s GERD to begin producing electricity next year

  /  March 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Two of the dam’s turbines will begin generating power within 18 months, says Ethiopia’s foreign ministry

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Egypt better off now than it was at beginning of transition: Mansour

  /  March 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Egypt’s interim president anticipates competitive presidential elections

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Sultan case adjourned until 16 March

  /  February 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Former presidency spokesman’s detention extended 15 days

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Kerry hopes to meet with Al-Sisi soon

  /  February 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Two congressional delegations are visiting Egypt this week

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