Egypt in 'democratising' coup?
Jul 4, 2013
The biggest stories of July 03, 2013
Jul 3, 2013
World | Reuters | Sunday March 30, 2014
An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced two supporters of former President Mohamed Morsi to death for committing murder during violence that broke out in Alexandria last year after the army deposed the Islamist head of state.
World | Reuters | Tuesday March 25, 2014
The leader of Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood and 682 others went on trial on Tuesday on charges including murder, their lawyer said, in a further blow to supporters of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 24, 2014
A court in Egypt on Monday sentenced 529 supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to death after a mass trial, judicial sources said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 8, 2014
Interim Egyptian president Adly Mansour promulgated on Saturday a law setting the stage for an election later this year to replace ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
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.