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First day of voting not without glitches

Amid a fluctuating turnout and a number of legal violations, polling stations opened their doors on Wednesday to more than...

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Morsy stages campaign finale in heart of Cairo

As preliminary results of overseas voting put the Muslim Brotherhood's candidate at the front of the presidential race, the organization...

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Women and Salafi rank-and-file sit uneasy under Abouel Fotouh's big tent

Eager to prove their candidate’s commitment to women’s rights and empowerment, the campaign for Abdel Moneim Abouel Fotouh’s presidential bid...

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Profile: Nour spokesman Nader Bakkar struggles to fight niche appeal of party

On Friday morning, Nader Bakkar, wearing a white robe, ascends to a mosque pulpit and delivers a sermon to worshippers...

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Constitutional path remains in limbo leaving power sharing unresolved

In light of the imminent failure of political groups to draft a permanent constitution before a new president is elected,...

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Ahead of historic election, tension builds between Brotherhood and Salafis

On the eve of Egypt’s anticipated presidential poll, tension is mounting between the Muslim Brotherhood and Salafis, after the latter...

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Sunday's papers: Mounting tension between Brotherhood and Salafis

Today’s issue of the Muslim Brotherhood’s mouthpiece newspaper, Freedom and Justice, attests to the mounting tension between the Brotherhood and...

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Morsy campaign rediscovers religion's potency in politics

As the race heats up between the nation’s two leading Islamist presidential candidates, the Muslim Brotherhood is mixing its new-found...

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Tuesday's papers: Speculation on cabinet reshuffle and criticism of Katatny

Tuesday’s papers pursue their coverage of the Cabinet reshuffle saga with contradictory headlines. For example, the privately owned Al-Shorouk leads...

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Meet your presidential candidate: Mohamed Morsy, the substitute

Earlier this month, thousands of people rallied in the Mansoura stadium at a campaign event for the Muslim Brotherhood’s last-minute...

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Salafis endorse Abouel Fotouh, say Morsy's chances are low

The Salafi Dawah and its political wing, the Nour Party, announced on Sunday their endorsement of moderate Islamist presidential candidate...

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Parliament review: Continuing uncertainty, persisting religiosity

Parliament convened this week in the midst of the uncertainty looming over the Constituent Assembly that will draft Egypt's post-Hosni...

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Analysis: The multiple sins of the Brothers

A few hours after he had been excluded from the presidential race, Muslim Brotherhood strongman Khairat al-Shater addressed the media...

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Shater warns of extended military rule and worsening economy

Muslim Brotherhood leader Khairat al-Shater shrugged off his disqualification from the presidential race as “a crime,” accusing the ruling military...

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