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Egypt’s Islamist movements divided over calls for 28 November uprising

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Muslim Brotherhood announced its support but did not officially state whether it would participate

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Port Said trial postponed to 20 December

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Prosecution to present its arguments in the next session

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Egypt, UAE militaries in 3rd joint training this year

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

“Righteous Arrows” exercise aims to “support and strengthen” cooperation

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11 militants killed in North Sinai: Armed forces

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Police officer killed in Al-Arish, security forces still tracking down perpetrators

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Al-Sisi and Italian counterpart discuss cooperation

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Egyptian president started his three stop Europe tour with talks in Italy

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Sexual harassment still pervasive in Egypt, despite new law

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

25 November is international day for the elimination of violence against women

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Man killed planting bomb on railway tracks is a Muslim Brotherhood group leader: MOI

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Mohamed Abdul Moneim died in Saturday blast on Fayoum-Beni Suef line, claims interior ministry

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South Sudanese president invites Al-Sisi for official visit

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

Salva Kiir held closed talks with his Egyptian counterpart Saturday, with both countries signing several agreements on future cooperation

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Tunisians elect president in first democratic elections

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  2 Comments

The Islamist Ennahda Movement did not field any candidate

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Muslim Brotherhood expresses support for 28 November protests

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Demonstrations set for 28 November will protest “secular attempts to weaken the Islamic identity and Sharia”, says Salafi Front

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Egypt condemns ‘terrorist’ attacks in Kenya, DRC

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

Both attacks have left dozens dead

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10 militants killed, 18 arrested in Sinai: Armed forces

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Deadly clashes between militants and the military continue in North Sinai

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Court sentences 100 Al-Azhar students to 5 years in prison

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Defendants found guilty of illegally protesting inside campus

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Workers strike at Helwan steel company

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Production process stopped, workers to continue striking until demands are met, says labour leader

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Shura Council trial: Videos fail to prove Alaa Abdel Fattah attacked police

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Trial postponed to 26 November, defendants to remain in prison

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Army refused to secure the match: Port Said trial defendant

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Witness claims military refusal was because Al-Ahly fans insulted Tantawi and SCAF, trial adjourned to Monday

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Egypt could send troops to guarantee a Palestinian state, reassure Israelis: Al-Sisi

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Tony Blair, Shoukry discuss Palestine amid rising tensions

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Man killed while planting bomb on railway tracks: Interior ministry

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Security forces allegedly found three more bombs on the Cairo-Aswan line

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Al-Sisi to hold talks with South Sudanese counterpart

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The South Sudanese president led a delegation to Egypt on Thursday

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Police surround Alexandria University as students threaten to strike

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Students were protesting the expulsion of 12 colleagues, says SAC

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7 militants killed, 67 arrested in North Sinai: Armed forces

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Military operations destroyed seven tunnels connecting Rafah to Gaza Strip

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Student arrested in possession of weapons

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ain Shams student allegedly used weapons during marches

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Egypt, China set to launch strategic partnership

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

President Al-Sisi scheduled for China visit in December

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Calls to carry the Quran in Salafi Front protests ‘invitation for strife’: Al-Azhar

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Peaceful protesting proved inadequate, says jihadi scholar

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Police officer abducted in South Sinai

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Security forces were able to find the policeman hours after his abduction

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6 dead in Kafr El-Sheikh accident

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Prosecution investigates another deadly car accident

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Court ‘terrorises’ defence lawyers on cabinet clashes case: Lawyers’ Syndicate

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Court refers syndicate statement to prosecution for insults, defence lawyers withdraw from cabinet clashes case

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UN ‘deeply concerned’ after court dismisses FGM case

  /  November 21, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

“There is no moral, religious or health reason to cut or mutilate any girl or woman,” UN says

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Security forces disperse anti-coup protest

  /  November 21, 2014  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Anti-Coup Alliance announces it will continue peaceful protests and names this week “our strength is in our unity”

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Ajnad Misr assumes responsibility for Helwan bombing

  /  November 21, 2014  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Operation is part of their campaign “Retribution is Life,” says group

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