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Court cancels order to remove Mubarak name

By Ahmed Tolba /Reuters CAIRO: Egypt’s appeals court rescinded a ruling to remove the names of ousted President Hosni Mubarak and his wife Suzanne from schools and streets, state news agency MENA reported on Thursday. Officials seeking to win presidential favor named public buildings, military installations and rural clinics after Mubarak in the years before a …

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Egypt court suspends order to remove Mubarak name

By Reuters CAIRO: An Egyptian court on Saturday suspended its order to remove the names of former President Hosni Mubarak and his wife Suzanne from public institutions. Officials seeking to win presidential favor routinely named streets, schools, military installations and remote rural clinics after Mubarak in the years before the popular uprising which toppled him …

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Investigations ongoing with Suzanne Mubarak, official says

By Tamim Elyan CAIRO: Investigations into abuse of power allegations against the ex-president’s wife Suzanne Mubarak are ongoing and releasing her does not mean the case is closed, said the head of the Illicit Gains Authority Assem El-Gohary. In a conference Wednesday at the justice ministry, El-Gohary said Suzanne Mubarak faced two charges regarding a villa …

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Wife of Mubarak released, still faces probe

  CAIRO: The wife of Egypt’s ousted president was released from detention on Tuesday after giving up assets but is still being investigated, said an official leading a probe into whether she amassed wealth illegally.   Suzanne Mubarak, who denies charges that she abused her husband’s influence for unlawful personal gain, was admitted to hospital …

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Prosecutor to release Mubarak wife on bail

CAIRO: An Egyptian prosecutor will end the detention of former first lady Suzanne Mubarak once she pays bail and returns some assets to the state, a judicial source said on Tuesday. Mubarak, who denies charges that she abused her husband’s influence for unlawful personal gain, was admitted to hospital on Friday after suffering symptoms of …

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Doctors fail to complete test on Mubarak’s wife, says paper

By Alexander Dziadosz /Reuters CAIRO: Doctors failed to complete a heart test on the wife of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, a state newspaper said on Monday, potentially prolonging a stay in hospital after anti-corruption authorities ordered her detention. Al-Ahram newspaper cited medical officials as saying doctors at a hospital in the Red Sea resort of …

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Egypt’s former first lady to undergo heart test: agency

CAIRO: Egypt’s former first lady Suzanne Mubarak will have her heart tested using a catheter in a hospital in the Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh where she is being detained, the state news agency MENA reported on Sunday. "Suzanne Mubarak is still in the hospital’s ICU and there is a decision to keep her …

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Egypt holds Mubarak wife in ‘illegal wealth’ probe

CAIRO: The wife of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak was remanded in custody on Friday pending investigations into the illegal acquisition of wealth, the official MENA news agency reported. "The head of the Illicit Gains Authority, Assem Al-Gohari, has ordered the 15-day detention of Suzanne Thabet pending investigation over accusations she abused her position for …

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