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$500m repaid to Qatar: CBE governor

  /  October 11, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Egypt will refund $2.5bn at beginning of November says Hisham Ramez

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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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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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Court to decide Mubarak’s fate on Saturday

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

Alaa and Gamal Mubarak, former interior minister Habib Al-Adly, six close aides and fugitive businessman Hussein Salem also face court verdicts

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Mourners chant ‘down with military rule’ during Seif El-Islam’s memorial

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Renowned lawyer’s two children, who were allowed to attend the memorial, were taken back to prison afterwards

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Human rights group collaborate to fight against Egyptian NGO law

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

HRW says independent organisations in Egypt face looming crackdown; Amnesty states Egyptian authorities want to put 40,000 NGOs under their thumb

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The Suez Canal Project: Then and now

  /  August 16, 2014  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Member of Public Front of the Suez Canal says $13bn target is exaggerated

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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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Media gag imposed on Sahel attack

and   /  August 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Gagging is on the rise, as opposed to what was expected after the 2011 revolution, says Gamila Ismail

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Ban on Mubarak party members in upcoming elections overturned

  /  July 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Court cites lack of corruption evidence against National Democratic Party members to uphold decision

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Appeals court sets date for Shura Council defendants

  /  June 29, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Activists sentenced to 15 years for breaking Protest Law to have appeal 22 July

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Mubarak sons released on EGP 1M bail over illicit gains charges

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

Alaa and Gamal Mubarak to remain in custody, serving a four-year prison sentence for embezzlement

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Morsi-appointed prosecutor general sent to retirement

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

Former prosecutor general Talaat Abdallah is accused of planting bugs in his office

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12 smuggled artefacts to return from London

  /  June 17, 2014  /  Culture  /  No Comments

Ministry of Antiquities intensifying efforts to prevent smuggling and subsequent sale of artefacts abroad

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Sentence is revenge for 25 January revolution: Shura Council defendants

  /  June 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  53 Comments

Defendants sentenced to 15 years for breaking Protest Law, begin procedures for retrial

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Habib Al-Adly acquitted on money laundering and graft charges

  /  June 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Mubarak’s interior minister was initially sentenced to 12 years, but is acquitted in retrial

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Amnesty International, Human Rights watch urge Al-Sisi to address ‘rights crisis‘

  /  June 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  46 Comments

Statement tells new president not to “ignore worst situation in decades”

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Egypt’s Palm Hills real estate developer appoints new co-CEO

  /  June 9, 2014  /  Business  /  37 Comments

PHD posted a 9% rise in first-quarter net profit to EGP 49.7m ($7m) versus a year earlier.

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Mubarak retrial postponed to Wednesday

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

Former president to make fourth court appearance of the week

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Mubarak retrial postponed to Tuesday

  /  June 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Ousted president and his sons now don a blue suit to court, after being convicted of embezzlement in May

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Egypt: The youth win

  /  May 31, 2014  /  Opinion  /  67 Comments

By Sara Khorshid The pillars of Mubarak’s regime and the aged forces of Egypt’s counterrevolution were preparing to “impress the world” (as goes the rhetoric that is used in privately owned, pro-Mubarak media) by a historic turnout read the rest…

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Hamdeen Sabahy officially challenges preliminary results

  /  May 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  21 Comments

Al-Sisi praises the role of the judiciary, security forces and the media in the electoral process

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ElBaradei’s unknown known

  /  May 27, 2014  /  Opinion  /  3 Comments

Egypt’s media have been in campaign mode leading up to Monday and Tuesday’s vote. Official, quasi-official and the social media are dedicating their undivided attention to the presidential elections with reports, interviews and analyses that read the rest…

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Boycotting the presidential elections, from Brotherhood to revolutionaries

  /  May 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  28 Comments

The Daily News Egypt investigates the motives of different political factions and independent voters who are boycotting the presidential elections

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Sabahy, Al-Sisi exert final campaign efforts before pre-elections silence

  /  May 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Presidential candidates officially halted their campaigns on Friday to enter period of pre-elections silence

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In Pictures: Sabahy, Al-Sisi exert final campaign efforts before pre-elections silence

  /  May 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  47 Comments

Presidential candidates Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi and Hamdeen Sabahy officially terminated their campaigns on Friday, the last day before the two days pre-elections silence, stipulated by Article 18 of the Elections Law. Sabahy’s campaign organised a read the rest…

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Al-Sisi routes Sabahy in expatriate voting

  /  May 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  11 Comments

Expatriate vote results show 94.5% for Sisi, 5.5% for Sabahy, SEC says

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Mubarak handed 3 years in ‘Presidential Palace’ trial

  /  May 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Alaa and Gamal Mubarak to serve four years in prison, lawyer says judiciary is trying to save its public distorted image

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‘Against You’ campaign launched by revolutionary groups against Al-Sisi

  /  May 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

“All revolutionary groups agree that Al-Sisi led a bloody coup against the revolution,” says Revolutionary Socialists leader

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Coptic Christians and political activism before 25 January

  /  May 15, 2014  /  Opinion  /  68 Comments

Coptic Christians have, since 1952, lived according to what might be considered a tacit agreement between the church and the state, one whereby the state committed itself to the protection of Copts, the principles and read the rest…

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