Egypt in 'democratising' coup?
Jul 4, 2013
The biggest stories of July 03, 2013
Jul 3, 2013
World | Agence France Presse | Monday March 3, 2014
Almost three decades after peaceful Muslim activist Mahmoud Muhammad Taha was hanged for apostasy, his daughter plans to revive his Republican Party and spread his notion of "true Islam".
World | Reuters | Monday March 3, 2014
Suspected Islamist militants have killed at least 85 people in northeastern Nigeria, witnesses and officials said on Sunday, in a further setback to President Goodluck Jonathan's military campaign.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday February 22, 2014
Egypt's deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi called on his followers Saturday to continue their "peaceful revolution", during his trial on charges related to jailbreaks and attacks on police.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 16, 2014
Deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi was Sunday facing charges of espionage and carrying out "terror attacks" in Egypt, as a third trial against him was due to get under way.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday January 19, 2014
Egyptian voters have approved a new constitution by 98.1 percent, the elections chief said on Saturday, in what the government declared a popular endorsement of the army's overthrow of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 18, 2014
Egyptian authorities are to announce on Saturday the results of a constitutional referendum the interim government has hailed as a ringing endorsement of the army's ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi arrived at the courthouse on Wednesday for the second hearing in his murder trial, as police braced for rallies by his Islamist supporters.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 4, 2014
At least 13 people were killed in clashes across Egypt during nationwide protests, demanding the reinstatement of ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi.
World | Associated Press | Monday December 30, 2013
An Egyptian court has convicted 139 supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi on charges ranging from rioting to sabotage, and sentenced each to two-year prison terms.
World | Reuters | Wednesday December 25, 2013
Egyptian security forces on Tuesday arrested the former prime minister of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi who was sentenced to one year in jail for failing to implement a court ruling to renationalise a textile firm.
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Western countries which demand that President Bashar al-Assad step down should either stop dreaming or forget attending peace talks in January, Syria said on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 20, 2013
Ten Egyptian soldiers were killed by a car bomb in the Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, one of the deadliest attacks there since al Qaeda-inspired militants stepped up violence following the overthrow of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 4, 2013
Egypt's deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi went on trial on Monday in a Cairo courthouse over protester deaths, raising fears of new bloodshed four months after the army ousted him.
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 | Associated Press | Saturday October 5, 2013
An Egyptian Health Ministry official says four people have been killed in clashes between Islamist supporters of the ousted president and security forces.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 24, 2013
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta announced that a four-day siege by Islamist gunmen of a Nairobi shopping mall was over, with the "immense" loss of 61 civilians and six members of the security forces.
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 | Reuters | Friday August 30, 2013
Thousands of supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi marched through Cairo and cities across Egypt on Friday to demand his reinstatement, the movement's biggest show of defiance since hundreds of protesters were killed two weeks ago.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 23, 2013
Several thousand demonstrators joined at least three marches in different parts of the Egyptian capital today to protest the ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, AFP correspondents said.