Egypt's Mursi calls elections beginning April 27
CAIRO (Reuters) - President Mohamed Mursi on Thursday called parliamentary elections that will begin on April 27 and finish in late June, a four-stage vote that the Islamist leader hopes will conclude Egypt's turbulent transition to democracy. The vote ...
Egypt to hold parliamentary elections in April
Egypt Wants Its Business Tycoons to Return
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has called for parliamentary elections ...
Police Brutality, Catalyst for Egypt's Revolution, Continues Under Morsi
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More than two years after tens of thousands of Egyptians took to the streets on Police Day to demand the resignation of Hosni Mubarak and an end to impunity for the security forces, activists report that civilians continue to be raped, tortured and ...
Islam or death? Egypt's Christians targeted by new terror group
A group of Christian priests from a local Coptic church in Egypt were told to convert to Islam or face death, according to an Arabic news site. The incident, which comes in the midst of continued persecution and pressure on Egypt's Christian community ...
Campaigners call for counseling sessions for converts to Islam
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Egypt Tries to Lure Back Exiled Businessmen
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Hassan Malek, chairman of the Egypt Business Development Association and a senior informal adviser to Mursi, told Reuters on Sunday he had been involved in efforts to persuade wealthy Egyptians to return and invest in the country, though he said court ...
Egypt govt offers convicted investors 'reconciliation'
US denied direct access to Benghazi suspect held in Egypt
The U.S. has been denied direct access to the only publicly known suspect in custody in connection with the Benghazi terror attack, Fox News has learned, with U.S. interrogators still unable to sit in the same room as the Egypt-held prisoner to ask ...
Egypt passes electoral law, paves way for elections
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's Shura Council, the upper house of parliament, adopted on Thursday an electoral law as amended by the Constitutional Court, clearing the way for President Mohamed Mursi to set a date for lower house elections. Mursi is expected ...
Shura accepts top court's reservations on Egypt's electoral law
Egypt's parliament passes electoral law
UPDATE 2-Egypt to seek IMF talks as it reveals grim economy data
CAIRO, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Egypt plans to invite an IMF mission to Cairo within a week, the government said on Thursday, flagging an early resumption of negotiations for a $4.8 billion loan as it struggles with an acute foreign currency shortage ...
Egypt IMF Deal Needed to Halt Economic Crisis, El-Arabi Says
Egypt's budget deficit nears 10% of GDP
Egypt to invite IMF team within a week for talks
Egypt accused of crowdsourcing censorship
... highly attuned to the sound of John Madden saying "Boom!" So imagine how much hard work the world's online censors are having to do. Egypt has reportedly come up with an idea to solve this problem. It comes from our most modern thoughts and times.
Egypt Crowdsources Censorship
Lack of unity stalls Egypt's youth revolution
"All the political elite, including the Salvation Front (SF) [Egypt's main opposition coalition] does not represent the youth," Shady Al Ghazaly Harb, the founder of the Al Wai (Awareness) party and now a founding member of ElBaradei's party, told Al ...
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Egypt Floods Gaza's Smuggling Tunnels
Business was quiet at the smuggling tunnels in the al-Salam neighborhood, which straddles Gaza's border with Egypt, unlike other border areas where bulldozers and young workers loaded construction materials and food products onto trucks.
Egypt's Army Says It's Determined to Block All Tunnels to Gaza
Egypt's Fighting Palestinian Smugglers with Sewage
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