16 Aug 2012
Following President Mohamed Morsy’s firing of Hussein Tantawi, head of the formerly ruling military council, and other leading generals on Sunday, Israeli media commentators have reacted with cautious suspense toward the shake-up,...
16 Aug 2012
More than a month ago, the Muslim Brotherhood’s mouthpiece newspaper coined two dichotomous categories of media.
One was “the black media,” or local TV channels and newspapers that strive “to reproduce the old...
12 Aug 2012
Cairo’s street and bridges were strewn with billboards bearing the phrase “Al-Qahira wal Nas” — “Cairo and the People” — in July 2009. The phrase had no clear identity and left no clue as to the...
08 Aug 2012
Sunday’s attack should open President Mohamed Morsy’s eyes, writes well-known Israeli journalist Boaz Bismuth in Israel Hayom, a right-leaning paper. “Egypt's budding love affair with the Gaza Strip does not afford it...
01 Aug 2012
If it wasn’t obvious before that Egypt is being run with something akin to a power-sharing agreement between the Muslim Brotherhood and the military, Wednesday's papers make that clear with their top stories.
The first of these...
24 Jul 2012
Users of social networking sites along with news website have been circulating an Israeli ad which they claim ‘insults’ President Mohamed Morsy.
The advertisement shows an Israeli family on the beach, with the...
05 Jul 2012
State-run Al-Ahram newspaper said Thursday that there are plans to launch a satellite channel during Ramadan featuring only women who wear the niqab.
Safaa al-Refa’ei, a Qur’an teacher who is in charge of the channel,...
01 Jul 2012
The Freedom and Justice Party’s official newspaper made a bizarre typo on its fourth page on Sunday, in an article published under the title "Legitimacy goes to parliament." In the report, a statement by MP Sheikh Sayed...
26 Jun 2012
"Israel appreciates the democratic process in Egypt and respects its outcome," Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday following the announcement that Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsy won Egypt’s...
25 Jun 2012
State-owned Al-Ahram this morning uses its distinct celebratory red font and leads with, “Morsy the first civilian Egyptian president.”
The newspaper says the Presidential Elections Commission yesterday declared that 51.73...