Latest in Highlight

Advertising Area






Latest in


Three Cairo University students released, sit-in continues

By Safaa Abdoun CAIRO: The Giza Prosecution Office released Friday three Cairo University students arrested the night before, after the university’s security withdrew the complaint against them, a rights group said. Ramy Tarek, Mohab Saeed and Hatem Galal were arrested on charges of assaulting the university’s security, protesting and confining public figures inside the campus — …

DNE

Student movement not losing momentum

By Mennatallah Fouad Youssef CAIRO: Fourteen months after Hosni Mubarak was ousted, university students are still on the frontlines battling against remnants of the old regime. After Mubarak’s removal, students debated the idea of reviving an inclusive body to represent them. On Aug. 20, 2011, the Egyptian Student Union was founded after a week of meetings …

DNE

University students expected to resume protests next week

CAIRO: Following a respite during the Eid Al-Adha holiday, protests that have swept university campuses across the country are expected to resume early next week as students reiterate their demands for reform. Since last February, when a popular uprising ousted Hosni Mubarak from power, students — sometimes joined by their professors — have been staging …

DNE

University students expected to resume protests next week

CAIRO: Following a respite during the Eid Al-Adha holiday, protests that have swept university campuses across the country are expected to resume early next week as students reiterate their demands for reform. Since last February, when a popular uprising ousted Hosni Mubarak from power, students — sometimes joined by their professors — have been staging …

DNE

Students protest against university administrations, launch ‘revolution union’

By Tamim Elyan CAIRO: Hundreds of Cairo University students protested Monday in front of the iconic main dome demanding the resignation of the university’s president, Hossam Kamel, and deans of their faculties, accusing them of being part of the ousted regime. The students, joined by a number of professors, were demanding that the appointment of …

DNE

End of Section