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The Brotherhood: Battling on all fronts

As lawmakers, the Muslim Brotherhood have faced the judiciary’s wrath on several occasions, for proposing a bill to revamp the...

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In battle over Sharia, Salafis lay groundwork for the future

After days of heated deliberations in political and religious circles, the architects of Egypt’s next constitution reached an agreement on...

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Brotherhood may be avoiding pledge for representative cabinet

With the swearing-in ceremony of Mohamed Morsy last week, executive powers were transferred from the Supreme Council of the Armed...

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Thursday's papers: Black media, beards and commandments

The Muslim Brotherhood’s mouthpiece paper continues its war against privately-owned newspapers and TV channels with a two-page exposé Thursday labeling...

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Meet your president: Mohamed Morsy

With official confirmation of his victory in the presidential election, Mohamed Morsy will become Egypt’s first civilian president. The Muslim...

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If he assumes the presidency, Morsy may be accountable to another group

If the Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohamed Morsy is officially announced victorious this week, his name will go down in history as...

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A coup by law: SCAF consolidates power

As millions of Egyptians were glued to their television screens to watch votes in the presidential runoff be counted, the...

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First day of presidential runoffs reflects Egypt’s troubled transition

The last round of Egypt’s presidential elections kicked off Saturday amid speculations that the results may deal the last blow...

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As Shafiq ups attacks on Brotherhood, some fear crackdown

Presidential campaigns are often ugly, divisive affairs with bitter rivals slinging accusations and recriminations, sometimes veering into the territory of...

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Experts: Court rulings constitute a blow to civilian forces

Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) dealt a blow on Thursday to civilian forces by handing down rulings that effectively dissolved...

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Wednesday's papers: Constituent Assembly wild success, dramatic failure

News about the Constituent Assembly tasked with writing Egypt’s post-Hosni Mubarak constitution makes headlines in all of Wednesday’s papers. Yet,...

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Where did the votes of Salafis go?

Almost three weeks before the presidential poll kicked off, the Salafi Dawah and its political arm the Nour Party had...

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Ahead of runoff, questions arise over Brotherhood's potential concessions

As the Muslim Brotherhood strives to convince different political forces to rally behind its candidate in the upcoming presidential runoff,...

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Egypt's presidential elections: The divisive run-off

In Egypt’s unpredictable presidential poll, the two most controversial contenders emerged triumphant to qualify for next month’s run-off amid fears...

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