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‘Port Said Massacre’ verdict postponed, media gag enforced

  /  May 30, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Verdict postponed to 9 June, police forces deployed in Port Said streets

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Port Said ‘prison clashes’ trial postponed to continue hearing witnesses

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

 “Masked men” among the groups of families fired gunshots at security forces, says witness

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Civilian parties outraged over new Justice Minister’s appointment

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

A furious opponent of the Muslim Brotherhood, Al-Zind was sworn in last Wednesday

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Al-Masry fans protest Port Said Massacre trial death sentences

  /  May 2, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Protesters claimed sentenced fans ‘scapegoats’

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25% fee reduction for goods imported in Port Said

  /  April 5, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

EGP 200m allocated for Port Said’s development in FY 2015/2016

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Talks with international firms renewed for 2nd phase funding: CEO

  /  March 21, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Mashreq Petroleum pumps EGP 450m in storage project

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Criminal court adjourns Muslim Brotherhood mass trial

  /  March 3, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defence blames Brotherhood leaders for inciting followers to commit violence

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Football deaths renew spotlight on Egypt’s notorious security forces

  /  February 17, 2015  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

By James M. Dorsey A stampede at a Cairo stadium earlier this month, much like a politically-loaded football brawl in the Suez Canal city of Port Said three years ago, is shining a spotlight on read the rest…

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Fans tortured at Giza police station after football stadium drama: Lawyers

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Lawyers report that arrestees have been tortured into stating they were paid to riot by Muslim Brotherhood

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Amnesty International calls for investigation of security officials

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

Despite incriminating evidence, Egyptian officials refuse responsibility for deaths of at least 22 fans last Sunday, says watchdog

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Morsi, interior minister to testify in Port Said prison clashes trial

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

51 defendants are charged with killing 42, injuring 150

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‘Port Said Massacre’ retrial postponed to 9 February

  /  February 8, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Charges are hypothetical and imaginary, says defence

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Al-Sisi meets with 17 newly sworn-in governors

  /  February 7, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Replacements include security men, university professors and youth

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Pharmaceutical, petrochemical, automotive industries most promising in Suez Canal project: Dar Al-Handasah official

  /  February 1, 2015  /  interviews  /  1 Comment

Containers trade at Port Said’s port can reach 20 million containers in 15 years, Yehia Zaki said

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4 fishermen released in Damietta following navy patrol attack investigations

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

Armed forces to provide financial compensation for damages to boats and fishing equipment, says fishermen’s spokesperson

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Football fans to return to Egyptian stadiums

  /  December 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Games have been played behind closed doors since 2012 Port Said massacre

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Police clear Cairo stadium after Al-Ahly fans storm gate: Ministry of Interior

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

Ultras Ahlawy (UA) member denies storming of stadium took place ahead of match

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Port Said trial postponed to 20 December

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Prosecution to present its arguments in the next session

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Army refused to secure the match: Port Said trial defendant

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

Witness claims military refusal was because Al-Ahly fans insulted Tantawi and SCAF, trial adjourned to Monday

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‘Port Said Massacre’ retrial pushed back to 21 September

  /  August 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

11 defendants retried after being convicted in absentia

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The ‘revolution’ continues: Massacres, violence and counting deaths

  /  August 14, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

“So when people ask me how I’m doing… how am I supposed to respond? How am I supposed to feel? What exactly am I supposed to tell them about? About the death that we saw read the rest…

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Egyptian football roundup: Smouha and Al-Zamalek in Egypt Cup final

  /  July 17, 2014  /  Sports  /  No Comments

Premier League winners Al-Ahly eliminated in semi-finals by Alexandrian side Smouha

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Suez Canal development plan to be presented in January 2015: SCA official

  /  May 14, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

Suez Canal Authority expects consortium tasked with preparing the plan to be announced soon

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Child sentencing laws should be amended: NCCM

  /  February 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Sentencing restrictions should not apply in cases of ‘heinous’ crimes, says the Secretary General of the council

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Court orders retrial in Port Said “football massacre”

  /  February 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Aswat Masriya – Egypt’s Court of Cassation accepted on Thursday appeals by the prosecution and defendants in the 2012 Port Said football massacre case and ordered a retrial. The court rejected the appeals of eight read the rest…

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NMT launches project to transship containers via water barges

  /  February 2, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

New transportation service to start in two weeks, expected to save between three to five hours

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Ultras Ahlawy member released

  /  January 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Attempts to fabricate the events of Port Said will fail, the group says

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Ultras Ahlawy member arrested

  /  January 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ahmed Idrees is arrested for “assaulting Al-Masry fans”

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Port Said trial postponed to February

  /  December 18, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Thirteen defendants, previously tried in absentia, appear for retrial in “Port Said Massacre” case

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MOI confiscates 1500 imitation firearms bound for Port Said

  /  December 16, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The firearms imported from Turkey can be converted to fire live ammunition, says interior ministry

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