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The Supreme Administrative Court ruled on Saturday against the recognition of Anglicanism as an independent church body in Egypt. The representative for the Anglican Church, Monier Anies, filed a case before the administrative court in 2007,...
Suez Misdemeanor Court canceled on Saturday an earlier ruling to release on bail a mother accused of subjecting her daughter to a female genital mutilation (FGM) procedure that proved fatal. The court ruled that the mother be remanded 15...
Abdeen Court, Cairo decided on Saturday to adjourn to July 2 the trial of three leading members of the Egyptian Journalists Syndicate accused of harboring two colleagues wanted by police, as well as circulating false news. The court convened on...
A dolphin has been found dead on the shores of the Red Sea, a source from the maritime society in Hurghada said Saturday. Hassan al-Tayb, head of the Rescue and Environmental Protection Society, called on Red Sea protectorate authorities to examine...
The American wildcat oil and gas exploration firm Apache Corporation has agreed a five-year extention to its Khalda-2 drilling concession in the Western Desert, with an expected investment of US$40 million.   The agreement was signed by...
Local council elections will be held before the end of 2016, in accordance with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's instructions, Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said in a statement on Friday.   Ismail stressed the need to conclude the bill on...
The Egyptian Embassy in Damascus announced on Thursday the repatriation of 11 Egyptians from Syria to Egypt.   Acting Ambassador in Damascus Mohamed Tharwat said the procedures were finalized in coordination between the embassy and the...
The Supreme Administrative Court has set a date of July 3 to consider the Egyptian government's appeal against Tuesday's court ruling nullifying the transfer of two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabian control. In April, Egypt signed a maritime...
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail declared on Thursday that the victims of the crash of EgyptAir flight MS804 are now officially considered to have perished in the disaster.   The victims have been missing in the Mediterranean Sea since the plane...
Egypt's Foreign Ministry has reacted angrily to news that human rights NGO Amnesty International has been working behind the scenes to support Italy in its battle with Egypt over the death of PhD student Giulio Regeni early this year. In a...