Reuters | Sunday June 16, 2013
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi said he had cut all diplomatic ties with Damascus on Saturday and backed a no-fly zone over Syria, pitching the most populous Arab state more firmly against President Bashar al-Assad.
Associated Press | Wednesday June 12, 2013
Ethiopia's leader has vowed that no one will stop a $4.2 billion energy project that is diverting the flow of the Nile River after Egypt's president warned that all options were being considered to halt the dam.
Associated Press | Saturday June 8, 2013
Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi dismissed calls for early presidential elections as attackers torched the Cairo campaign headquarters of a youth group petitioning for his removal from office.
Associated Press | Wednesday June 5, 2013
Thousands of volunteers are hitting the pavement around Egypt, on streets, in metro stations, even in hospitals, passing out black-and-white forms to whoever will take them. The goal: To collect millions of signatures on a petition calling for the re...
Associated Press | Tuesday June 4, 2013
Politicians meeting with Egypt's president on Monday proposed hostile acts against Ethiopia, including backing rebels and carrying out sabotage, to stop it from building a massive dam on the Nile River upstream.
Reuters | Tuesday June 4, 2013
A high-profile Egyptian blogger and activist was sentenced to six months in jail on Monday for insulting President Mohamed Morsi, in what campaigners said was the first major conviction in a legal crackdown on critics.
Reuters | Sunday May 12, 2013
Egyptian have security forces thwarted a plan by an Al Qaeda-linked cell to carry out a suicide attack on a foreign embassy, capturing three militants, the interior minister said on Saturday.
Reuters | Tuesday May 7, 2013
Egypt announced a cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday that removed two ministers closely involved in talks with the International Monetary Fund and increased the representation of President Mohamed Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood in government.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 11, 2013
Egypt's beleaguered President Mohamed Morsi has begun a Twitter question and answer session in a bid to reach out to youths, some of whom have used the website to organise protests against him.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 4, 2013
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi arrives in neighbouring Sudan on Thursday for a visit which Khartoum termed historic but an analyst said should have come sooner.
Agence France Presse | Sunday March 31, 2013
Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef was released on bail today after nearly five hours of questioning over alleged insults to President Mohamed Morsi and to religion.
Associated Press | Sunday March 24, 2013
Egypt's president said on Sunday he may take unspecified measures to "protect this nation," two days after supporters of his Muslim Brotherhood and the opposition clashed in Cairo.
Associated Press | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Egyptian security forces arrested a close aide and a cousin of Libya's former dictator Muammar Gaddafi on Tuesday following an hours-long siege of his home in central Cairo, a security official and witnesses said.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Egypt on Tuesday pushed for India to join its ambitious Suez Canal corridor project as Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi met in New Delhi for talks to forge closer cooperation in economic and other fields.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 19, 2013
In a bid to deepen ties and strengthen economic bonds, India and Egypt today signed seven key pacts including one on cyber security after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi held bilateral talks in Delhi.