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714 protests in Egypt in November, Islamists’ revolution and Mubarak verdict major triggers: Democracy Index

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

Report warns of ‘angry’ movements and ‘violent’ state strategy next 25 January anniversary

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2 Egyptians killed, 4 injured amid heavy fighting in Libya

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

Egyptian Foreign Ministry warns citizens against travelling to oil rich country

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Man dies after alleged MB supporters’ shooting

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Demonstration took place Monday evening in Alexandria, included alleged Muslim Brotherhood supporters

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Ahmed Douma sentenced to 3 years hard labour

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

Activist and blogger found guilty of being in contempt of the court during “cabinet clashes” trial session

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At least 2 dead in violent dispersal of Tahrir Square demonstrations

  /  November 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  8 Comments

Thousands gathered around iconic square to protest Cairo Criminal Court’s dismissal of Mubarak charges

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224 arrested in Friday protests: Interior ministry

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

Officials provide conflicting figures on the numbers of protester deaths

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Update: Clashes between protesters, police leave 2 dead in Matariya

  /  November 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Police arrest 12; blast in downtown, with no injuries

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Clashes between protesters, police leave 1 dead in Matariya: Health ministry

  /  November 28, 2014  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Salafi Front reports five deaths in the district

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Egypt welcomes ‘great success’ of Bahrain elections

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

Bahrain held parliamentary and municipal elections Saturday, opposition boycotted the vote

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South Sudanese president invites Al-Sisi for official visit

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

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

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Security forces disperse Mohamed Mahmoud protest

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

Undercover agents wearing Guy Fawkes masks infiltrated protests and then suddenly began to arrest people

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SAC to march from universities on 3rd anniversary of Mohamed Mahmoud clashes

  /  November 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The student movement vows to launch a “new revolutionary wave led by students”

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6 April announces Mohamed Mahmoud Street demonstrations

  /  November 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Group says protests will commemorate the third anniversary of deadly clashes

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Flash protest in Mohamed Mahmoud Street in downtown Cairo

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

Timing and location were highly symbolic, as the protest took place two days before the anniversary of the Mohamed Mahmoud Street clashes of 2011

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Cairo University students react to security measures on campus

  /  November 17, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Students say security measures are necessary but criticise enforcement

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Suicide bombers in Libya include Egyptians: reports

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

ISIS-affiliated website publishes images of alleged suicide bombers in Libya, claiming they are group members

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Shoukry discusses Libya developments with Emirati, Libyan counterparts

  /  November 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian and Libyan foreign ministers discuss cooperation

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43 arrested in Fayoum over attacks on state institutions

  /  November 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Fayoum incident comes alongside crackdown at Friday protests leading to further arrests in Alexandria and Beheira

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President appoints new deans to 7 university faculties

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

Decisions in line with legal amendments made by the president, allowing him to appoint university staff

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Egypt renews support for Libya’s ‘legitimate institutions’

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

Announcement comes days after top Libyan court orders dissolution of Libya’s parliament

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Egypt expresses concern over continued Al-Aqsa Mosque violence

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

Over past 3 weeks clashes have flared in Jerusalem between Israeli police and Palestinians

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Morsi’s nephew sentenced to life for attacking fellow student

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

The nephew of former president Mohamed Morsi was sentenced to life imprisonment on Saturday for the attempted murder of a fellow student at Zagazig University, state media reported. Mohamed Said, 25, was a law student read the rest…

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132 arrested attempting to illegally enter Libya

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

Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has reiterated travel warnings to Libya due to ongoing conflicts between rival militias and has called on Egyptians residing there to exercise utmost caution and keep away from armed clashes.

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Child dead, 6 injured in Matariya clashes

  /  October 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Cause of death still to be officially confirmed, says health ministry

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University professors gain government assurances on new law

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

9 March movement vows to continue working to “defend the independence of universities and academic freedoms”

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Aswan tribal violence trial postponed

  /  October 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

163 defendants for the clashes between the Arab Bani Hilal and the Nubian Daboudya tribes that left 26 dead

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Amnesty International condemns heavy handed tactics at Egyptian Universities

  /  October 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Student protesters injured by tear gas and shot gun pellets

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In Pictures: Riot police surround universities as students clash with private security company

and   /  October 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

  Students in university campuses across Egypt held protests Sunday condemning the arrest of fellow students, clashing with members of private security company Falcon. The company’s personnel retreated from their positions as they were chased read the rest…

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Students Against the Coup protest Al-Sisi’s visit to Cairo University

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Students organised a protest in Tahrir Square, ahead of scheduled visit

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University Students vow to return for more protests despite security threats

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

Securing the educational process appears an uphill battle in Egypt’s turbulent campuses

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