World | Asscociated Press | Tuesday July 15, 2014
An Egyptian appeals court ruled today that leaders of the former ruling party of ousted President Hosni Mubarak will not be barred from running for elections, opening the door for old regime figures to return to the country's stifled political scene....
World | Associated Press | Monday July 14, 2014
An Egyptian appeals court ruled today that leaders of the former ruling party of ousted President Hosni Mubarak will not be barred from running for elections, opening the door for old regime figures to return to the country's stifled political scene.
World | Reuters | Tuesday June 24, 2014
Egypt's new president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pledged on Tuesday to give up half his salary and property and called on the Egyptian people to make similar sacrifices in a bid to prepare the public for a period of painful economic austerity.
World | Associated Press | Thursday June 19, 2014
Egypt's ousted President Hosni Mubarak broke his leg at a Cairo military hospital on Thursday, where he is serving a three-year prison sentence in a corruption case, a security official said.
World | Reuters | Thursday June 19, 2014
In the Nile Delta province of Qalubiya, lifelong residents remember the days when lush farmland stretched as far as the eye could see.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday June 12, 2014
An Egyptian court jailed prominent activist Alaa Abdel Fattah, a symbol of the 2011 revolt against Hosni Mubarak, for 15 years on Wednesday for assaulting a policeman during an illegal protest.
World | Associated Press | Monday June 9, 2014
Here are some key events from more than three years of turmoil and transition in Egypt:
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 3, 2014
Ex-army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi won 96.9 percent of votes in Egypt's presidential election, the electoral commission announced on Tuesday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Egypt's presidential election has entered its third day as authorities extended the voting in a scramble to bolster an unexpectedly low turnout.
World | Reuters | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to emerge from a second and final day of voting on Tuesday as Egypt's next head of state, returning the presidency to a military man as hopes for democracy fade three years after Hosni Mubarak's down...
World | Reuters | Monday May 26, 2014
Egyptians voted on Monday in an election expected to install army chief Abdel Fatah al-Sisi as president, with supporters brushing aside concerns about political freedom and hailing him as the strong leader the country needs.
World | Reuters | Monday May 26, 2014
Samir El-Gamal, a 10-year-old Egyptian boy, died in his mother's arms last year, struck in the back of the head by a stray bullet while they were walking near clashes between supporters and opponents of deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday May 25, 2014
Egyptians vote this week in a presidential election which former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who ousted the elected Islamist leader, is expected to easily win amid calls for stability.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 25, 2014
Egypt will not allow armed turmoil in neighbouring Libya to threaten its national security, presidential frontrunner Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said in an interview with the pan-Arab daily Asharq al-Awsat published on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 23, 2014
The United States may have partially restored military assistance to Egypt but future ties with its former close Middle East ally will hinge on whether Cairo improves its human rights record, analysts say.
World | Associated Press | Thursday May 22, 2014
There is a gaping hole in the center of next week's presidential election in Egypt: The space once filled by the Muslim Brotherhood.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 21, 2014
A Cairo court on Wednesday convicted ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak of embezzlement, sentencing him to three years in prison.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
An Egyptian court on Wednesday sentenced deposed president Hosni Mubarak to three years in prison on corruption charges, in one of two trials after the 2011 uprising that ended his rule.
World | Reuters | Thursday May 15, 2014
Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, the general who ousted an elected Islamist president and is set to become Egypt's next head of state, called on the United States to help fight jihadi terrorism to avoid the creation of new Afghanistans in the Middle East.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday May 10, 2014
Egypt's prosecutor general on Saturday referred to trial 200 alleged members of the al-Qaeda-inspired Ansar Beit al-Maqdis, accusing them of "terrorism" for launching deadly attacks against security forces, judicial sources said.