World | Reuters | Monday December 2, 2013
Egyptian security forces fired teargas in Cairo's Tahrir Square to disperse anti-government protesters on Sunday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Egypt's new constitution is still in the drafting stage but has already disappointed rights groups and activists who had hoped it would curb the military's wide-ranging powers and privileges.
World | Reuters | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Egyptian police fired water cannon to disperse dozens of protesters near the Ministry of Interior on Tuesday after they defied a new law that restricts demonstrations.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 21, 2013
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was the ringmaster of "bunga bunga" sex parties at his luxurious villa near Milan, giving the go-ahead for young women to perform pole dances and stripteases, according to a court document.
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 6, 2013
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood failed in an attempt on Wednesday to overturn a court ruling banning it, the state news agency said, another blow to the debilitated Islamist movement.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 1, 2013
Egypt is bracing for deposed president Mohamed Morsi to go on trial Monday, when he is expected to make his first public appearance since the military ousted him in July.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Egyptian security forces raided an apartment in eastern Cairo early Wednesday, arresting a key Muslim Brotherhood figure who had been on the run since the July coup that ousted the country's Islamist president, the Interior Ministry said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 29, 2013
The three judges presiding in the trial of Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie and his aides withdrew from the proceedings on Tuesday, citing "reasons of conscience".
World | Reuters | Saturday October 19, 2013
A car bomb exploded on Saturday near an Egyptian army intelligence building in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia, wounding at least six soldiers, security sources said.
World | Associated Press | Saturday October 19, 2013
Egyptian state media say top security officials are testifying behind closed doors in the retrial of ex-president Hosni Mubarak, who faces charges related to the killings of around 900 protesters during the 2011 uprising that led to his ouster.
World | Reuters | Thursday October 10, 2013
Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi will stand trial on November 4 on charges of inciting the killing of protesters, a prospect sure to raise concern in Washington, already considering cutting aid as a way to urge Cairo to restore democracy.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 9, 2013
Ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi will go on trial from November 4 on charges of inciting the murder of opponents during protests against his regime.
World | Reuters | Monday October 7, 2013
At least 51 people were killed in clashes in Egyptian cities on Sunday, security sources said, after opponents and supporters of deposed president Mohamad Morsi took to the streets in one of the bloodiest days since the army seized power.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 7, 2013
At least 38 people were killed in clashes between Islamists and police in Egypt Sunday, as thousands of supporters of the military marked the anniversary of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war.
World | Reuters | Tuesday September 24, 2013
An Egyptian court on Monday banned deposed President Mohamed Mursi's Muslim Brotherhood and ordered its funds seized, a crippling strike in the campaign to crush the Islamist movement.
World | Reuters | Monday September 23, 2013
An Egyptian court has banned the Muslim Brotherhood group and ordered its assets confiscated in a dramatic escalation of a crackdown by the military-backed government against supporters of the ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 19, 2013
A police general was killed when Egyptian security forces stormed a village on the outskirts of Cairo today in the latest crackdown on Islamist militants, security officials said.
World | Associated Press | Saturday September 14, 2013
Egypt's ousted long-time autocrat Hosni Mubarak was back in court Saturday, grinning and waving as his trial resumed on charges related to the killings of some 900 protesters during the 2011 uprising that led to his ouster.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday September 13, 2013
Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi was today remanded to a further 30 days in custody on charges of jailbreak and espionage during the 2011 uprising against Hosni Mubarak.
World | Reuters | Friday September 6, 2013
Egypt's army-backed government has decided to dissolve the Muslim Brotherhood as a registered non-governmental organisation, a state-run newspaper reported on Friday, pressing a crackdown on deposed President Mohamed Morsi's movement.