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Yemeni delegation reportedly visits Cairo

  /  March 2, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  1 Comment

The visit would aim at enhancing economic relations with Egypt

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Sons of Islamist leader receive prison sentences

  /  March 2, 2015  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Defendants were accused of murder and possessing weapons

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‘Popular Resistance’ claims setting police checkpoint ablaze

  /  March 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Group posted footage of alleged members burning the Talbiya traffic checkpoint in Giza

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In pictures: Cairo’s lawyers attack police brutality, collapse of rule of law

and   /  March 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Death of lawyer Kareem Hamdy ignites fierce criticism of government and security forces amongst legal professionals

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Defence minister leaves for Russia

  /  March 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The visit aims at fostering military cooperation

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Interior ministry releases 143 prisoners

  /  March 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Release promised by President Al-Sisi “celebrating 25 January revolution”

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Friday protests mark start of ‘revolutionary week’

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Anti-coup alliance calls for week of anti-government protests

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Al-Sisi meets former German chancellor in Cairo

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Schröder stressed the importance of bilateral cooperation between the two countries

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Muslim Brotherhood leaders sentenced to life imprisonment

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Four defendants on same case were previously given death sentence

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3rd detainee dies in Matariya police station

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Official autopsy reports shows lawyer Kareem Hamdy was tortured to death, prosecution orders media gag on further investigation findings

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Amnesty International urges Egyptian officials to drop Shawkan charges

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Photojournalist has spent 550 days in detention without trial, says international rights watchdog

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Military court to issue a verdict on 9 defendants in March

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

The prosecution added anonymous names to the case, defendants’ lawyer says

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Government should strictly define ‘security reasons’: AFTE

  /  February 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Term is commonly used to postpone trial sessions

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Farmers protest, calling on Al-Sisi to put local people over big profit

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

They accuse the government of evicting families and making international deals that harm local business

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Egyptian diplomats leave Yemen amid security unrest

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Hadi claims he is still president and is ruling from south

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Air Defence, Al-Sabbagh officials will be held accountable: Al-Sisi

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  1 Comment

In 40-minute speech, president addresses Libya airstrikes, admits there may be innocent people in jail

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240 referred to Minya military courts for attacking churches

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Defendants charged with violent acts after forceful dispersal of Rabaa Al-Adaweya sit-in

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Pro-Morsi judges’ verdict postponed to 14 March

  /  February 21, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defendants charged with supporting ousted president and Brotherhood

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In Pictures: Egyptians ask for intercession on Mulid Al-Hussein

  /  February 18, 2015  /  Culture  /  No Comments

  A giant whirl of people from across Egypt and the world circling the Al-Hussein mosque, square and neighbourhood, is the distinguished mark of one of Cairo’s most special nights. On the last Tuesday of read the rest…

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Families of victims satisfied amid activists’ criticism

  /  February 17, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Egyptian armed forces attack Copts in Maspero, rescue them in Libya to look like saviours, says student

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Cairo Japanese film festival begins 15 February

  /  February 16, 2015  /  Lifestyle  /  No Comments

Renewed hopes theme seeks to inspire Egyptian audiences

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Egyptian football league to resume on 19 February

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Sports  /  1 Comment

The league was postponed indefinitely after the Air Defence Stadium drama

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We did not expel journalists; we dismissed them: Dotmsr Board

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Egyptian news website “Dotmsr” sacks 71 journalists

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Explosion halts Cairo-Alexandria railway

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Incident is the 11th of its kind in February

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EGP188m invested to establish 204 companies in Egypt

  /  February 14, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

EGP175m were Egyptian investments, EGP9.8m represented investments from Arab countries and EGP3.3m were foreign investments.

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Al-Sisi meets 12 new ambassadors

  /  February 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

President seeks fostering bilateral relations with different countries

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Sandstorms inconvenience Egypt

  /  February 12, 2015  /  Lifestyle  /  No Comments

The severe weather ripped through cities and blotted out the sun.

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Canadian PM calls for Mohamed Fahmy’s immediate release

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

Al Jazeera journalists to be re-tried tomorrow

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55 students receive Edexcel High Achievers award

  /  February 10, 2015  /  Culture, Education, Society  /  No Comments

Education changes lives, education changes countries, says Seetha Kumar

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What Egypt and Russia want

  /  February 10, 2015  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Egyptian-Russian relations have been cold for around 40 years, but as Putin visits Egypt, the foreign policy game is changing for both countries

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