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The Court of Cassation sentenced Tuesday the defendants in the case known in the media as the "Duweiqa  rockslide" case to a one-year suspended sentence.   The Gamaleya District Misdemeanor Court sentenced each of Major General...
The National Alliance to Support Legitimacy (NASL) that supports deposed president Mohamed Morsy said on Wednesday that it has dropped the membership of the Salafi Al-Watan party upon its request.   This comes a few days after the Al-Wasat...
The Cabinet has on Wednesday passed a draft resolution to form a body for the development and use of new and renewable energy.   The new body, which would report directly to the minister of electricity and energy, would be responsible for...
The bi-monthly report of the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood mentioned several crimes ranging between murder, rape and kidnapping recorded via its 16000 hotline. The report, which was released on Wednesday, monitored 30 cases of child...
Nasr City Misdemeanor Court on Wednesday sentenced 16 Al-Azhar students, including six girls, to four years in prison for staging riots on 12 January 2014.  The lawyers kept shouting in rejection as the court was announcing the verdict,...
Antiquities Minister Mahmoud al-Damaty accused media outlets of disseminating baseless allegations about a possible collapse of Egypt’s oldest pyramid in Saqqara as UNESCO-backed fears grow.   During a news conference on Tuesday near the...
The Dekernes Misdemeanor Court in Daqahliya on Wednesday acquitted three members of the Muslim Brotherhood accused of demonstrating without permission and of inciting violence. The court sentenced three others in the same case to a year in prison...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi could see protests by his opponents and supporters when he marks his first attendance at the United Nations General Assembly's 69th session during the period of 21-25 September. The Free Egyptians Party said its...
A Youtube account claiming affiliation with militant group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis showed the IED bombing that targeted a police vehicle in North Sinai that left six officers dead on Tuesday.   Sources had speculated that militants linked to the...
Egypt has contracted for the purchase of 180,000 tons of French wheat needed for the production of local subsidized bread.   The amount, obtained by the General Authority for Supply Commodities through  an international bid, the seventh to...