Egypt's hardline clerics seek a voice in president race, wielding influence to ...
CAIRO — Egypt's presidential contenders have been going through a new campaign rite of passage. One by one over recent weeks, they appeared before a panel of bearded, ultraconservative Muslim clerics who meticulously question them, including on how ...
Islamists rally across Egypt to 'save the revolution'
Egypt to Allow Men to Have Sex with Dead Wives?
By Stephanie Rabiner, Esq. at FindLaw.com Necrophilia may soon be legal in Egypt. No really, it's true. The country's Islamist-dominated government has introduced a law that would allow a man to have sex with his wife for up to six hours after her ...
Egypt 'Farewell Intercourse' Law a Hoax by Mubarak Supporters?
Egypt's controversial 'Farewell Intercourse' law sparks fury
Outrage as Egypt Mulls 'Sex after Death' Rights for Husbands
Adel Imam, Egyptian actor and comic, given contrarian court rulings
Egyptian actor and UN goodwill ambassador Adel Imam at a 2007 press conference. (Abdelhak Senna /AFP/Getty Images) An Egyptian court on Thursday dropped charges against Egyptian movie star Adel Imam accused of offending Islam, only days after a ...
Egypt puts itself on trial!
Adel Imam, Egypt's favorite funnyman, dodges a bullet
Egypt movie star acquitted of insulting Islam
Globe and Mail
Quebec is no Egypt: Why the student protests are not a revolution
Globe and Mail
Egypt this is not and Jean Charest, Quebec's premier, is no Hosni Mubarak: If there was ever any doubt, Mr. Charest ended this week by making concessions to the students, although not nearly as much as they're demanding. Still, there is more to this ...
New York Magazine
Egypt 'necrophilia law'? Hooey, utter hooey.
Christian Science Monitor
By Dan Murphy, Staff writer / April 26, 2012 Today, Egypt's state-owned Al Ahram newspaper published an opinion piece by Amr Abdul Samea, a past stalwart supporter of the deposed Hosni Mubarak, that contained a bombshell: Egypt's parliament is ...
About that Supposed Egyptian Necrophilia Law
Egyptian Corpse-Sex Law Probably Not Real
'Farewell Intercourse' Bill Puzzles Egypt
Hatred in Fabric of Egypt's Culture
Wall Street Journal
In his April 23 op-ed "The Islamist Road to Democracy," Reuel Marc Gerecht omits mention of the outpouring of rabid anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism, and the fact that the peace treaty with Israel is now being threatened by new leadership in Egypt.
Egypt Islamic body backs Brotherhood candidate
CAIRO—A panel of fundamentalist Islamic clerics on Wednesday endorsed the candidate of the Muslim Brotherhood for president of Egypt, an attempt to prevent a split of the conservative Muslim voters. In another twist, Egypt's election commission late ...
Egypt disqualifies 11th presidential candidate
Egypt comedian found guilty of offending Islam
Former Egyptian prime minister disqualified from presidential run
Talk Like An Egyptian
The Egyptian Ministry of Insurance and Social Affairs recently released a draft of new legislation on Egyptian NGO's, and it looks like they don't brook any foreign interference either. Like Akunis's bill, the Egyptian law would restrict foreign ...
Lieberman's right: A rupture with Egypt would be a disaster
Israel's controversial Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman has a long track record of diplomatic flare-ups with Egypt. He once threatened that Israel would bomb the Aswan Dam. On another occasion, he told the Knesset that then-Egyptian president Hosni ...
Israel ties a target for Egypt
Not just payments behind Egypt gas halt to Israel: consortium
Power Play - by Robin M. Mills