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Shafiq campaign takes pages from the NDP handbook

When Hosni Mubarak was president, Kamel Ahmed would sit in a furnished garage next to a busy intersection in Cairo’s...

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Sunday's papers: Brotherhood bashing ahead of runoff

Defying all journalistic principles, the privately owned Al-Dostour devotes its Sunday issue to attacking the Muslim Brotherhood, its presidential candidate...

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With runoff approaching, Shafiq's fate in court’s hands

Protesters have assembled in Tahrir Square over the past week demanding Ahmed Shafiq’s disqualification from the presidential election on the...

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In the field of feloul, Shafiq rules

On Friday morning, the campaign headquarters of two candidates who once served under the same regime reflected the unexpected results...

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Suez, which stoked flames of uprising, lukewarm on election

SUEZ — The first post-revolution presidential election has attracted much hype in local and international media, but that excitement was...

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Presidential election puts secular parties to democratic test

Formed on a wave of optimism last year, political realities and internal squabbles have taken their toll on the secular...

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Khaled Ali denounces SCAF attempt to issue complementary constitutional declaration

Presidential candidate Khaled Ali on Monday denounced the complementary constitutional declaration to be issued by Egypt's military rulers to define...

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Khaled Ali campaign lacks funds, but not dreams

Just 10 days before Egypt’s much anticipated presidential election is set to begin, 10 young men and women are running...

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Sunday's papers: Presidential election and parliamentary activity

Today’s papers report that the Supreme Administrative Court annulled Saturday an earlier court order to halt the presidential election, and...

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Abbasseya fallout leaves SCAF on top, revolution floundering

Hours after a bloody fight between military forces and protesters when the latter violently dispersed the weeklong sit-in next to...

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Thousands march to Abbasseya, military withdraws leaving police

Thousands of protestors are marching in a rally that started from Fatah Mosque in Ramses Square on Thursday evening heading...

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Low-ranking officers, civilian employees of Interior Ministry protest for better rights

Just one day before Labor Day, the Interior Ministry is facing more internal dissent than any other government office. Two...

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Rights lawyer is only one of thousands of Egyptians languishing in Saudi prisons

The detention of Egyptian human rights lawyer Ahmed al-Gizawy by authorities in Saudi Arabia last week spurred popular outrage that...

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Wednesday's papers: Shafiq out of the race

The Presidential Elections Commission’s disqualification of former Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq from the upcoming election yesterday makes the headlines of...

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