In Egypt, Tahrir Square awash again in revolutionary fervor
Los Angeles Times
CAIRO — Knots of men argue politics, barefoot boys grip stones, graffiti blooms, banners unfurl and wind whistles through the tents of protesters in the latest stage of a revolution that, at least for now, has revived passions and lighted new ...
Egypt's army assumes broader powers ahead of charter referendum
Egypt's Military Takes Over Security Ahead of Vote
Egypt opposition: Referendum on constitution will deepen political crisis
Egypt Importing Gas for First Time as Exports Disappear
“We are in discussions with many countries in emerging markets about LNG imports at the moment and Egypt is on the list,” Shell Chief Financial Officer Simon Henry said last month. “Egypt's economy clearly is growing in terms of its demand for energy ...
Despite turmoil, major lending effort aims to boost Egypt, Arab neighbors
The United States and a coalition of international lenders are pushing ahead with billions of dollars in loans and other help for Egypt and neighboring states despite the region's sometimes violent political turmoil, in hopes of heading off a ...
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Egypt's opposition rejects constitutional referendum
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's main opposition coalition rejected on Sunday Islamist President Mohamed Mursi's plan for a constitutional referendum this week, saying it risked dragging the country into "violent confrontation". Mursi's decision on Saturday ...
Egypt army gets temporary power to arrest civilians
The danger in Egypt: a revived security apparatus
Egypt army officers granted arrest powers until 15 December
Egypt losing 'constitutional moment'
The draft constitution, and the political maneuvers that made it possible, have sparked the rage of liberal and secular Egyptians, who fear their dream of a truly free Egypt, with genuine equality for men and women, for people of all religions, is ...
Egypt's Islamists and the way out of the crisis
Women's Rights at Odds in Egypt's Constitution Wars
Women Rights Groups Slam Egypt's New Charter
Voice of America
Egypt Gives Military Arrest Powers
Voice of America
Egypt's liberal opposition coalition has formally rejected the president's plan to hold the referendum on a new constitution largely shaped by Morsi's Islamist allies. In a statement late Sunday, a National Salvation Front spokesman said the draft ...
Egypt army given arrest powers before referendum
The constitutional referendum comes at a polarised time in Egyptian politics, after Morsi issued a decree granting himself extraordinary powers, which he partially rescinded on Saturday after protests. The opposition National Salvation Front (NSF) has ...
Cairo faces rival protests over constitution crisis
Islamists, who dominated the body that drew up the constitution, have urged their followers to turn out "in millions" the same day in a show of support for the president and for a referendum they feel sure of winning and that critics say could put ...
Egypt crisis: Morsi gives army arrest powers before vote
Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has ordered the military to maintain security and protect state institutions in the run-up to a controversial referendum on a new constitution. The army has also been given the power to arrest civilians. Mr Morsi has ...
Egypt's bourse drops after opposition rebuff on constitution
Business Recorder (blog)
Egypt's bourse fell on Monday as local investors booked the previous session's gains after the main opposition coalition rejected Islamist President Mohamed Morsi's plan for a constitutional referendum. Opponents accused Morsi of plunging Egypt deeper ...