Egypt: Critic of Morsi Is Jailed
New York Times
Egyptian authorities jailed an anti-Islamist activist late Tuesday on charges that included insulting President Mohamed Morsi, state news media said. After turning himself in to prosecutors, the activist, Ahmed Douma, was transferred to a prison to be ...
Egypt Morsi critic detained - GlobalPost
Activist detained for insulting Egypt President Mohammad Mursi
Morsi: Public sector not for sale
Six ministers to change in Egypt cabinet reshuffle: state paper
CAIRO (Reuters) - A limited cabinet reshuffle will see six ministers replaced in Egypt, state newspaper al-Ahram said on Thursday, citing government sources. The new ministers, who could swear oath on Tuesday, are expected to be those of justice, legal ...
ElBaradei: Egypt Leader Will Need Opposition Help
Egypt's leading opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei said Tuesday he believes the Islamist president will eventually be forced to reach out to the opposition because his group is losing support and isn't able to tackle the country's myriad problems alone.
ElBaradei says Egypt needs political consensus to heal economy
Egypt opposition leader ElBaradei says Islamist president will eventually have ...
Egypt presidency's legal team to be unveiled soon: Sources
64 percent of Muslims in Egypt and Pakistan support the death penalty for ...
Washington Post (blog)
According to Pew's data, 78 percent of Afghan Muslims say they support laws condemning to death anyone who gives up Islam. In both Egypt and Pakistan, 64 percent report holding this view. This is also the majority view among Muslims in Malaysia, Jordan ...
Daily News Egypt
UPDATE 2-Egypt bank EFG Hermes to sell assets as Qatar deal fails
Deal failed to receive nod from Egypt regulator. * EFG says will cut costs and sell non-core assets. * EFG co-CEOs under trial in Egypt on corruption charges (Rewrites throughout, adds details from EFG statement). By Shaimaa Fayed and Dinesh Nair ...
Bank tie-up collapses in Egypt
EFG-Hermes Deal With QInvest Collapses on Egypt Regulator Delays
Egypt's EFG says deal with QInvest terminated - The Peninsula
Islamist preacher arrested in Egypt for slandering actress
CAIRO – Egypt's state news agency says a hard-line Islamist preacher has been arrested for slandering a famous actress by accusing her of "practicing prostitution." In December, Abdullah Badr was sentenced to a year in prison and fined for his remarks ...
Sheikh Abdullah Badr arrested for insulting Egyptian actress
Egypt police arrest Islamist show host over slander
Abdallah Badr arrested
New Yorker (blog)
The Death of Egypt Independent
New Yorker (blog)
Egypt Independent's bosses cited a lack of resources—a believable claim, given the business situation for most newsrooms today. But there was more to it. A letter signed the “Al Masry Al Youm Institution” (the media company, Al-Masry Al-Youm, owns ...
Hamas killed Egyptian protesters, ex-minister charges
Egypt's Not So Free Press
In the Egypt Independent's closure, an end of a beginning
Can Egypt's Transition and Economy Be Saved?
The Egyptian economy is unlikely to collapse suddenly. However, in the absence of a serious macroeconomic stabilization program it will continue to deteriorate gradually, with low growth and increasing unemployment and inflation. Even corruption ...
Egypt Air connects Zimbabwe to other parts of Africa
Johannesburg - Zimbabwean air passengers will now get a service linking them to east and north Africa. Egypt Air will re-launch flight services to Zimbabwe after a nine year absence from the route. The tourism ministry said the timing is strategic ...
“Danger” of regional arms race after Egypt's withdrawal from the NPT – UK MP
James Corbyn: Absolutely huge, I was in Geneva last week for the non-proliferation treaty review conference and listened with great interest to the opening statement by the Egyptian ambassador and he made a very strong statement concerning Egypt's wish ...
Egypt walks out of nuclear talks in Geneva
Egypt Walks Out Of Nuclear Talks In Geneva - Huffington Post
Egypt Walks Out of Nuclear Talks