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The Two Saints Church lawyer in Alexandria and head of the Egyptian Center for Development Studies and Human Rights said the church has filed a lawsuit against President Mohamed Morsy and General Intelligence Services head Mohamed Refaat Shehata,...
The Freedom and Justice Party decided in a meeting on Thursday to undo measures taken to withdraw confidence from Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzouri's cabinet at the People's Assembly. The party decided to withdraw its questioning and...
The Freedom and Justice Party has yet to announce its official stance concerning borrowing from the International Monetary Fund, said Mohamed Gouda, a member of the FJP's economic committee. He explained that the FJP’s refusal of foreign...
The People’s Assembly’s Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee on Monday sharply criticized the powers granted by the constitutional declaration to the Judiciary Committee charged with supervising the presidential elections....
Security forces guarding the Qena governor's office shot tear gas at dozens of Homaidat tribe members who gathered outside the building to protest the use of live ammunition by police forces. One Homaidat member was shot during a police raid in...
A 12-year-old boy was arrested Saturday after attempting to kidnap two lion cubs from the Giza Zoo. Friday morning, the boy walked out of the zoo with a cub and sold it for LE35 to a young man in the city of Abu al-Nemres. The boy returned to the...
The International Court in Madrid on Thursday began considering Egypt's request for the extradition of Hussein Salem, an Egyptian businessman wanted on charges of money laundering. Salem is also a defendant in the financial corruption case...
Jama’a al-Islamiya and a number of prominent Islamist figures on Thursday sharply attacked calls for civil disobedience to take place on 11 February. The moderate Islamist Wasat Party has also retreated from a previous announcement it would...
The defense lawyer of Mohamed Ibrahim Abdel Moneim, a policeman charged with killing of protesters during the January revolution, accused Egypt’s public prosecution of fabricating evidence against his client. The Cairo Criminal Court on...
The Egyptian government on Wednesday approved a 75 percent increase in diesel prices to reduce petroleum subsidies in the industrial sector and confront the steady increase in global energy prices, said Petroleum Ministry sources. The sources said...