Globe and Mail
Egyptian Lawmaker Forced To Resign Over Nose Job
New York Times
CAIRO — The first political scandal of Egypt's fledgling electoral democracy erupted Monday after an Islamist lawmaker was expelled from his ultraconservative party, accused of fabricating a story that he was viciously beaten by masked gunmen.
Egyptian Lawmaker Out By A Nose
Blast hits Egypt gas pipeline serving Jordan, Israel
(Adds details, background) CAIRO, March 5 (Reuters) - An Egyptian pipeline carrying gas to Israel and Jordan was bombed on Monday, the 13th such attack since President Hosni Mubarak was toppled in 2011, witnesses said. The attack on the installation ...
Twin blasts on Egypt gas pipeline
Egypt-Israel Gas Pipeline Attacked Again
Militants attack Egypt gas pipeline for 13th time
Weapons smuggling into Egypt from Libya increases
Albany Times Union
An Egyptian woman walks past a mural with a picture depicting slain Azhar sheikh Emad Effat, who was killed during clashes between protesters and army soldiers in December 2011, with verses of Quran that read in Arabic "God, we obeyed our lords and ...
TEXT-Fitch: Egypt FX reserves fall slows, but still a concern
March 5 - The slowing pace of the fall in Egyptian foreign exchange reserves in February is encouraging, but the continuing erosion of reserves remains a source of concern, Fitch Ratings says. Net official reserves were USD15.72bn at the end of last ...
Democracy workers who left Egypt meet with US lawmakers on Capitol Hill
WASHINGTON — American democracy workers who face charges in Egypt of stoking unrest are meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill this week. Four of the workers, including Sam LaHood and John Tomaszewski of Delran, NJ, met Monday with Sen.
The Associated Press
Egypt's constitution: How 5 stakeholders would shape the document
Christian Science Monitor
With elections now over for Egypt's parliament, lawmakers are are deciding who gets to write the country's new constitution. There is much at stake including the role of Islam in the state and the power of the military. Yet for such an important ...
Egypt's lawmakers begin process of appointing group to write constitution
DECISION TO DISMISS TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS ON AMERICAN EMPLOYEES OF NGOs IN EGYPT
Egypt Defense Committee Calls for Muslim Brotherhood Government
Egypt court rejects second Mickey cartoon lawsuit
CAIRO – An Egyptian court on Saturday rejected the second of two lawsuits brought by ultraconservative Islamists accusing a Christian media mogul of insulting Islam when he relayed a cartoon online of Mickey Mouse with a beard and Minnie in a face veil ...
Egypt Court Refuses to Charge Christian Tycoon With Blasphemy
Egypt: reserve fears ease, for now
Financial Times (blog)
Some relief for Egypt's battered foreign currency reserves, which have plunged 57 per cent since the start of the uprising to overthrow former president Hosni Mubarak last January. Net reserves fell in February, down by $680m, but that's a significant ...
Egypt forex reserves drop slows to $636 mln in Feb
Beltone: Erosion of Egypt forex reserves slows in 2012
Egypt foreign reserves stand at $15.7 billion
Egypt Can Rise to the Historical Occasion But It Must Choose Wisely
A few days after the Egyptian uprising, I argued that the Arab Spring could well turn into a long and cruel winter due to a host of prominent factors including: the lack of traditional liberalism, the elites' control of business, a military that clings ...
Concealed nose job loses Egypt MP his post
As befits a parliament born of revolution, Egypt's six-week-old People's Assembly has not been without its growing pains. The opening session was marked by petty squabbling among MPs, while last month one pious representative earned a rebuke from the ...