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3 Cairo University students arrested for unlawful assembly

  /  April 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

AFTE calls on Cairo University to remove police from campus

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In Pictures: Egyptian journalists protest attacks

  /  April 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Journalists and photojournalists demonstrate in front of the journalist’s syndicate in Cairo against repeated attacks on members of the press in Egypt on 4 April 2014.   AFP PHOTOS / MAHMOUD KHALED

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Amnesty International demands ‘immediate and unconditional’ release of activists

  /  April 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Human rights group along, with friends and family, reiterate support for Maher, Adel and Douma

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33 Morsi supporters sentenced to 6 years

  /  March 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Defendants charged with belonging to a “banned” organisation and violating the Protest Law

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Friday clashes leave 5 dead

  /  March 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Morsi supporters protest Al-Sisi’s presidential bid

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Suez residents lambast postal worker strike

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

Residents threaten to protest if the Postal Authority fails to deliver the mail

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Badie, other Brotherhood leaders back in court

  /  March 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Prosecution claims prominent Muslim Brotherhood members created a ‘militant group’

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Tens of thousands mourn Turkey protest teen’s death

  /  March 12, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Police were bracing for further clashes after they fired tear gas and water cannon at stone-hurling protesters in several cities on Tuesday following the death of 15-year-old Berkin Elvan after 269 days in a coma.

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Movements decry jailed activists’ conditions

  /  March 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Abdel Fattah’s family sues prosecutor general for “double standards”; movements condemn alleged assault on jailed activists during their appeal trial

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Ukraine seeks US help after Putin talks tough on Crimea

  /  March 10, 2014  /  Politics  /  4 Comments

The pro-European team in Kiev that rode the wave of three months of deadly protests to topple a Kremlin-backed regime is running against the clock to preserve the territorial integrity of the culturally splintered nation of 46 million.

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One dead, 19 injured in Friday clashes

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

At least 10 were arrested in Alexandria for involvement in clashes between demonstrators and security forces

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Young and behind bars

and   /  February 17, 2014  /  In Focus  /  3 Comments

The Freedoms Committee in the Press Syndicate hosted a press conference on Sunday evening titled Freedom for the Brave. There, eleven youth groups signed a statement condemning the illegal detention of 22,000 people, many of read the rest…

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18 minors acquitted of charges relating to public assembly

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

The minors are among 33 arrested while discussing preparations for the revolution’s third anniversary

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Court upholds charges for four Alexandria detainees

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

Lawyer says there is still room for appeal but it is a process that will take a very long time

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Revolution anniversary detainees reportedly tortured

  /  February 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Detainees’ lawyer says those held at Abu Zaabal prison are subject to “the harshest” detention conditions

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16 year-old released on bail after sentence

  /  February 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

ECCR legal consultant Ahmed Meseilhy reports incident for inappropriate treatment of a minor

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Policemen protest for better working conditions

  /  February 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Calls for the resignation of the Minister of Interior if the policemen’s demands are not met

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Three dead in Friday clashes

  /  February 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Ministry of Health updates Friday death toll to three, 10 injured

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In Pictures: African asylum seekers protest in Tel Aviv

  /  February 5, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  1 Comment

AFP – The migrants, primarily from Eritrea and Sudan, are protesting to call for help in the face of Israel’s refusal to grant them refugee status. Last month, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) warned that read the rest…

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In Pictures: Journalists protest Egypt jailing of Jazeera colleagues

  /  February 4, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

AFP- Scores of supporters of Al-Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt demonstrated on Tuesday in Kenya, the base of one of the detained reporters. “Being a journalist is not a crime,” the crowd of around a read the rest…

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Cairo court sentences 16 protesters to prison

  /  February 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Muslim Brotherhood supporters receive five years with hard labour for violating Protest Law

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Cabinet’s security committee convenes, Ibrahim present

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

The meeting comes after four explosions rocked Greater Cairo throughout the day

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In Pictures: Muslim Brotherhood protest in Cairo

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

  Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood took to the streets Friday. They chanted slogans and raised four fingers, the symbol known as “Rabaa”,  remembering those killed in the crackdown on the Rabaa Al-Adaweya protest camp read the rest…

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One student killed during Alexandria University clashes

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

Clashes erupt after a student protest; MOI claims it only intervened after student’s death

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Anti-Coup Alliance calls on security forces not to point arms at Egyptians

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

The coalition’s statement comes ahead of third anniversary of the 2011 revolution

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Tribal elders in India order gang-rape of woman: police

  /  January 23, 2014  /  Politics, World  /  No Comments

A 20-year-old village woman was gang-raped on orders from tribal elders who objected to her relationship with a man

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26 labour protests during the first half of January: ECESR

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

Eight protests related to doctors’ strike

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In Pictures: Protests in downtown Cairo

  /  January 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

  Photos by Mohamed Omar/DNE

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Four killed during pro-Morsi demonstrations

  /  January 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Clashes erupt between security and Morsi supporters as the latter rally for the January uprising’s third anniversary

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Security on alert after calls for protests

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

Muslim Brotherhood calls for more protests

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