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Latest in Tag: politics
In the US, House Democrats are planning another sit-in protest on gun control. Although it’s bound to get plenty of attention, it’s unlikely to have much effect combatting the problems, says DW’s Ines Pohl.
Old school values and an inward focus: On Saturday, Australia goes to the polls to elect its sixth prime minister in six years in a campaign with no foreign focus. Helen Clark reports from Melbourne.
Wrong again: Opinion polls had suggested that the “Remain” side would win. DW spoke with John Curtice, a British professor of politics who specializes in opinion polls, about what might have happened.
Dozens of political activists further criticised prolonged solitary confinement for imprisoned counterparts
Amr Ali is facing charges of illegal protesting and inciting violence
Londoners go to the polls on Thursday to pick a successor to Boris Johnson, the current mayor. As Julia Macfarlane reports from London, the leading candidates don’t inspire much confidence among voters.
World football body FIFA’s creation of a watchdog to monitor the living and working conditions of migrant labour employed in World Cup 2022-related construction sites is the second time in a month that Qatar has been warned that it needs to demonstrate sincerity in its reform of the Gulf state’s controversial labour system. The announcement …
Several groups vow to take further action against Egypt-Saudi maritime demarcation deal
Four defendants were earlier released, remaining six are still in detention
‘When will we stop discrediting each other and communicate?’ asks key parliamentary figure
Exercise in question was removed a year ago following complaints from students’ families, says Hassan
IED blast near gas station left three injured Wednesday night
President’s visit is the first of its kind in more than a decade
The defendants are charged with violence and violating the Protest Law
In his first televised interview, Al-Zind advocates killing Muslim Brotherhood members
Al-Adly, accused of embezzling EGP 530m, is standing trial with 12 former interior ministers and will next appear in court on 28 February
Ali was charged with belonging to an outlawed organisation
“Stop Nagy Shehata” hashtag gathers different encounters with the judge
The ECRF Chairman filed a complaint to prosecutor general holding the interior ministry responsible for the incident
The raid is part of a comprehensive operation against extremists in retaliation for martyrs
A group of political activists stood in solidarity with detained doctors at the latter’s syndicate on Saturday. Many doctors have been arrested during field assistance for injuries in clashes over the past two years including Ibrahim Al-Yamani who was detained in August 2013 from a field hospital and went on a hunger strike for about …
Sixteen Egyptian fishermen were detained whilst fishing near a Tunisian port
Between fear of anarchy, belief in peaceful protesting, Egyptians divided over calls for uprising on 25 January
The president criticised calls for protests on 25 January saying they risk detriment to national security
Key party figure in ‘For the Love of Egypt’ electoral list, Emad Gad, says “he would never return” to the party
The Balkans were again at the center of European politics in 2015. The countries of southern Europe are playing a key role in dealing with the refugee crisis.
El-Taweel has been in need of treatment a bullet injury during her six months in detention
Woman charged with suspect hiding Agouza nightclub attack
Prosecution accused Alexandrani of belonging to an outlawed group, promoting that group’s interests, publishing false news and spreading rumours intentionally with the aim of terrorising people.
ECESR appealed against articles in the law governing NGOs and civil society