Items related to religious freedom

Maggie Milad Fayez, 13, the girl whose hair was cut by woman with niqab, shows her cut hair to Al-Mary Al-Youm editor during interview with her family, 7 November 2012. A woman wears niqab cut Maggie's hair in metro because of altercation among them, while Maggie was on her way to school.
Egypt Independent 11 Nov 2012
Two niqab-wearing women assaulted and forcefully cut the hair of a Christian woman on the metro Sunday, the third such...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 Nov 2012
Political groups represented in the Constituent Assembly have tentatively agreed on four controversial articles in the...
The nine-year old girl whose hair was cut by her teacher as the girl didn't obey her order to wear the veil, Luxor, 17 October 2012.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 30 Oct 2012
A Luxor court on Tuesday set 6 November to issue a verdict against a primary school teacher in Upper Egypt accused of...
Jano Charbel
Sherif Zaazaa
28 Oct 2012
Five male members of an atheist group congregate in one of Cairo’s crowded downtown bars, sipping beer and Pepsi...
Mai Shams El-Din 21 Oct 2012
In 2009, four Baha’i homes were burned down in the Upper Egypt village of Shouraneya, Sohag after a member of one...
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy (L) talks to Ahmed al-Tayyeb Grand Imam of al-Azhar, after prayer of last Friday of Ramadan, in al-Azhar Mosque, Cairo, 17 August 2012.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 05 Sep 2012
At the opening of the first General Conference of Student Unions on Wednesday, President Mohamed Morsy said Egypt is a...
Egypt Independent 01 Aug 2012
A court in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Sohag on Wednesday has renewed for 15 days the detention of a Coptic man...
Reuters 31 Jul 2012
WASHINGTON — Religious freedom in Egypt appears to be "quite tenuous" and its government has...
AFP 30 Jul 2012
WASHINGTON — The United States on Monday accused Egypt, China and European nations of harming religious freedom,...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 28 Jul 2012
Bulaq al-Dakrour prosecution has started investigating about 40 claims filed against four people for proselytizing the...