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The Republic of Matariya

  /  January 26, 2015  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Cairo neighbourhood witnessed deadliest clashes in third and fourth anniversaries of revolution

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Doctor in FGM case sentenced to 2 years

  /  January 26, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Clinic where a young girl died following a FGM procedure, lacks minimal healthcare requirements, says lawyer

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6 Talaat Harb detainees released

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Among the detainees was Socialist Popular Alliance member that appeared in video carrying Al-Sabbagh dead

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4th revolution anniversary death toll rises to 17

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

One CSF conscript dead, three policemen injured, according to interior ministry

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6th of October City, Sheikh Zayed witness price hikes

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Current property prices for villas and apartments in Sheikh Zayed have increased to vary between EGP 4,000 to EGP 8,000 per metre. “The variation in prices occurs according to the location of the properties, whether read the rest…

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Revolution anniversary death toll reaches 11: Ministry official

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ain Shams and Matariya witnessed heavy clashes between riot police and thousands of protesters

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Update: 2 police officers injured in Alf Maskan explosion

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Series of explosions occur across Egypt leading up to 25 January Revolution fourth anniversary

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Syrian opposition leaders reach agreement in Cairo

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Opposition figures demand a joint transitional body based on Geneva I communiqué

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Update: Police disperse anti-government protest in Alexandria, 2 killed: Official sources

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

State media report tens of Al-Sisi supporters were denied entrance to Tahrir Square

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In Pictures: Shaimaa Al-Sabbagh shot in protest

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

During a small protest of the Socialist Popular Alliance in downtown Cairo on Saturday 24 January, 31-year-old Shaimaa Al-Sabbagh was shot with birdshot in the back. She was taken to the hospital, where she died later read the rest…

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Police disperse anti-government protest in Alexandria, 1 killed: Interior ministry

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

State media report clashes in Menufiya between locals and Brotherhood protesters

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2 police officers injured in Alf Maskan explosion

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Series of explosions occur across Egypt leading up to 25 January Revolution fourth anniversary

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Tahrir Square closed in anticipation of protests

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Anti-Coup Alliance warn police of attacking protesters, army tightens security

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6 April, Brotherhood, SAC, Salafi Front, Al-Jamaa Al-Islamiya to participate in 25 January demonstrations

  /  January 24, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

On the 2011 revolution’s anniversary last year, 108 were killed, according to the independent statistics database Wiki Thawra

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Protesters with Molotov cocktails dispersed with live ammunition in downtown Cairo

  /  January 22, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Some protesters were caught as they fled the scene, and violently beaten by non-uniformed men

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The survival strategies of Downtown’s bookstores

  /  January 20, 2015  /  Culture  /  No Comments

In Downtown’s busy streets, Cairo’s oldest bookshops still endure: a look at how they started and where they are now

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Woman reportedly dead in Assiut from bird flu

  /  January 19, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Fifth case of death by bird flu during 2015 alone

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Egyptian officials meet with Libyan tribe

  /  January 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Meeting aims at keeping track of the security situation, according to foreign ministry

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In Pictures: Journalists demonstrate in objection to Charlie Hebdo attack

  /  January 11, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

A group of Egyptian journalists protested in front of the Press Syndicate in Downtown Cairo, along with Syndicate Director Diaa Rashwan on Sunday, in objection to the attack on French satire newspaper Charlie Hebdo.   The journalists read the rest…

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Religious Endowments minister vows to ‘renew religious discourse’

  /  January 11, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Initiative comes after Al-Sisi’s speech to “revolutionise” Islamic teachings, sparking some critical reactions

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Gunmen attack Giza checkpoint, 3 police injured

  /  January 11, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Anonymous gunmen attacked the checkpoint, days after a spate of similar attacks

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Metro fare will not increase: Transport officials

  /  January 11, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Reports of fare raise are “rumours targeting country’s stability”, says transportation minister

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2 policemen accused of rape released on bail

  /  January 11, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Girl was allegedly raped inside a police car

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Al-Sisi gives speech in Christmas mass in Abasseya cathedral

  /  January 7, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Presidential visit provoked different responses

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Cairo governorate to invest in Nile lands

  /  January 5, 2015  /  Business  /  1 Comment

The Cairo governorate to offer cornice Nile lands in public auction for new investments

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2 arrested for inciting violence via Facebook: Interior ministry

  /  January 5, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Pages allegedly claimed responsibility for Sunday attack on police personnel in Giza

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Despite losing one of his legs, a student goes from Cairo to Ain Sokhna on his bicycle

  /  January 5, 2015  /  Lifestyle  /  No Comments

After six years of treatment, his passion lit the way to his inner strength

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Possible rise in metro ticket price sparks controversy

  /  January 4, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Campaign warns of “uprising of the poor” to protest the price hike

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Group claims setting police van ablaze

  /  January 4, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

‘Popular Resistance’ posted footage of alleged members burning van

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Foreign minister promises support for Federation of Arab Journalists

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

The federations promotes joint Arab action, says Sameh Shoukry

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