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Yousry Abdel Kerim, head of the high elections commission’s technical bureau, on Tuesday said the final results of the People's Assembly elections will be announced on Saturday, 21 January. Elections for the People's Assembly, the...
The Freedom and Justice Party (FJP), the political arm of the Muslim Brotherhood, is putting the final touches on an agreement with other political forces concerning who will become parliament speaker and his two deputies. Sources at the party told...
Mohamed ElBaradei’s withdrawal from the presidential race indicates that the country’s democratic transition is a failure, politicians say. “It’s a message that there is no democratic transition taking place, and that the...
Mohamed ElBaradei, former presidential hopeful, said that he would take part in the 25 January demonstration to commemorate the first anniversary of the revolution. The protest is expected to press Egypt’s military rulers to accelerate the...
The final part of parliamentary elections on Tuesday will witness fierce competition between the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) and the Salafi-led Nour Party, with the former running for 30 seats and the latter for 29...
Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim has formed a committee to study combining Police Day and the revolution’s anniversary into one celebration on 25 January. The Egyptian revolution broke out on 25 January in response to calls by several...
An Egyptian Court on Monday adjourned the trial of a Jordanian citizen accused of spying for Israel to 4 March, after the defendant's lawyers requested further evidence of their client's email, telephone and banking activities. Egyptian...
The West and Arab states have not fulfilled their promises of aid to Egypt, lamented Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzouri in a press statement following a cabinet meeting on Wednesday. “We approached the West and the Arab states to help us with...
Red Sea Governor Mahmoud Hafez has decided to form a medical committee to investigate a complaint submitted to him by the residents of the Om al-Howaytat village following 28 reported cases of breast cancer in the village. The village is located in...
The last phase of Egypt’s parliamentary elections, which is slated to start Tuesday, is certain to witness fierce competition between the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party and the Salafi Nour Party. The Brotherhood is...