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Final ruling for the OCI postponed to 4 November

  /  October 28, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Government seeking to settle tax dispute worth an estimated EGP 7bn

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36 referred to court for forming ‘terrorist’ group

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Police arrested 22 members, including the founder, with remaining 14 still at large

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GUC Students Union to meet university administration

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

‘Semester drop’ demanded for arbitrarily expelled student

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Former presidential spokesman trial postponed to 18th October

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

Yasser Ali has been held since December 2013 without trial

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US Court accepts Egyptian national’s guilty plea for US embassy bombings

  /  October 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

1998 bombings targeted two US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, killing 224 people

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Minya court orders detention of 161, postpones retrial

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

Defendants were tried in absentia as part of the controversial case involving 528 handed preliminary death sentences

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Alexandria detainees’ appeal verdict postponed

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Detainees are accused of violating Protest Law by participating in demonstration organised in solidarity with torture victim Khaled Said

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Brotherhood says ‘justice is indivisible’ after Mubarak trial postponement

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

Group says there have been “judicial farces” in Egypt’s courts over past 15 months

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11 acquitted of violating Protest Law in Fayoum

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

The Bandar Fayoum Criminal Court acquitted 11 defendants on Sunday, who were accused of protesting illegally. The 11 were arrested on 8 August and charged with breaking the Protest Law, blocking the road, and resisting read the rest…

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UPDATE: Court postpones Mubarak’s verdict to 29 November

, and   /  September 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Judge says panel needs more time to rule on case

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In Pictures: Judge adjourns Mubarak’s case to 29 November

, and   /  September 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

  Judge Mahmoud Kamel Al-Rashidy adjourned on Saturday the retrial session of ousted president Hosni Mubarak, who is accused of ordering the killing of peaceful protesters during the 25 January Revolution as well as corruption read the rest…

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Brotherhood condemns UN reception of Al-Sisi

  /  September 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The president’s reception at UN amounts to “accepting the use of force in political disputes” says Brotherhood

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Judge adjourns Mubarak trial to 29 November

and   /  September 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The verdict was expected Saturday but the court says it needs more time to rule on the 160,000 paper-case

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Badie and 14 others handed life imprisonment in Giza clashes trial

  /  September 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defendants charged with murder and inciting violence

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Prosecutor sends 3 to court over “terrorism” charges

  /  September 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defendants facing charges of possessing firearms and inciting violence

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Number of hunger strikers in and out of prisons reaches 143: ANHRI

  /  September 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Dozens have recently started hunger strikes to call for release of political prisoners and for abolishing the infamous Protest Law

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Amnesty calls on Egypt to release protesters arrested for challenging Protest Law

  /  September 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The international human rights watchdog says testimonies and available information suggest that the charges are “almost certainly baseless”

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Ministry of Endowments warns against politically-affiliated religious NGOs

  /  September 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The ministry says Al-Azhar to supervise Friday sermons along a common theme

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Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis claims responsibility for attack on security convoy

  /  September 4, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

A video surfaced showing convoy exploding into thick black smoke

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Al-Jamaa Al-Islamiya’s political wing faces possible dissolution over terrorism charges

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

Political Parties Affairs Committee forwards case to prosecution for investigation

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Building and Development party condemns dissolution of Islamist parties

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Islamist leaders fear removing Islamist parties from politics might give way to a new wave of fundamentalism

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Anti-Coup Alliance calls for partial strike

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

Escalation comes after the pro-Morsi alliance organised weekly protests throughout the past year

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Two die in Giza neighbourhood: FJP and police denies deaths

  /  August 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Protesters mark the one year anniversary of Rabaa amid high tensions

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Mubarak awaits court ruling, due on 27 September

  /  August 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Mubarak’s interior minister Al-Adly described 25 January as a conspiracy and 30 June, a revolution

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HRW Rabaa report receives mixed reactions

  /  August 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

SIS criticises report for ignoring Brotherhood’s “terrorist operations”

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Brotherhood affiliated groups condemn FJP ban

  /  August 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

by Adham Youssef The pro-Morsi Anti-Coup Alliance condemned Sunday the ban on the Muslim Brotherhood’s political wing, the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP), describing it as an unlawful and void decision. The alliance said in read the rest…

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Top Egypt court dissolves FJP

  /  August 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  7 Comments

The court decision is final and is described by the Brotherhood as one which is “legally null”

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Douma trial postponed

  /  August 4, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Renowned activist accused of committing violence in 2011

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Minya court acquits 91 arrested following Rabaa dispersal

  /  July 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Defendants were accused of protesting without a permit and assaulting security forces

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Prosecutor sends 163 to court for committing ‘massacre’

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

Defendants are facing charges of murder and attacking security forces

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