Egypt: Court rules legislature illegally elected
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's highest court ruled on Sunday that the nation's Islamist-dominated legislature and constitutional panel were illegally elected, dealing a serious blow to the legal basis of the Islamists' hold on power. The ruling by the Supreme ...
Egypt's regime is unpopular, but so is the opposition
Gangs of activists wearing ski masks and armed with gasoline-filled bottles run through the maze of streets surrounding the plaza — where the Egyptian revolution of 2011 was born — while denouncing the government of President Mohamed Morsi.
Christian Science Monitor
Court Says Egypt Legislature Illegally Elected
(CAIRO) — Egypt's highest court ruled on Sunday that the nation's interim parliament was illegally elected, though it stopped short of dissolving the chamber immediately, in a decision likely to fuel the tensions between the ruling Islamists and the ...
Egypt parliament ruled illegal, but to stay on
Egypt's top court undermines key tool of Morsi's rule
Egypt upper house election declared illegal
Egypt's upper parliament ruled illegal, but allowed to stay
By Charlene Gubash and Alastair Jamieson, NBC News. CAIRO — Egypt's highest court on Sunday ruled that the Islamist-dominated upper house of parliament is unconstitutional — but allowed it to remain until future elections are held. The decision ends ...
Official: Dam Will Not Significantly Affect Egypt
An independent panel of experts has concluded that the country's multi-billion dollar hydropower dam being built on the Nile River will not significantly affect Sudan and Egypt, countries that are highly dependent on the water of the world's longest ...
Egypt's government struggles to exert authority in the Sinai
NORTH SINAI, Egypt — A week after seven Egyptian soldiers vanished into the clutches of militants who roam this nation's restive Sinai desert, President Mohamed Morsi celebrated their release with a victorious reception at a Cairo air base, where he ...
Ethiopia studies on Nile dam fall short, Egypt says
CAIRO (Reuters) - Ethiopia has not thought hard enough about the impact of its ambitious dam project along the Nile, Egypt said on Sunday, underlining how countries downstream are concerned about its impact on water supplies. The Egyptian presidency ...
Egypt's Morsi invites opposition to meeting on Nile dam report
Egypt's Shura Council and constitution panel 'invalid'
Egypt's top court has ruled that the upper house, or Shura Council, and a panel that drafted the new constitution are invalid. The Supreme Constitutional Court ruled that the laws governing the election of members of the Islamist-dominated Shura ...
Egypt Court Says Assembly Election Illegal
Wall Street Journal
CAIRO—Egypt's highest court annulled the country's Islamist-dominated upper House of Parliament and a prominent panel that drafted the constitution, a decision that sets up another collision between the country's ruling Muslim Brotherhood and the ...
Egypt court rules upper house of parliament elected illegally
Despite the ruling against the 100-member panel that drafted Egypt's new constitution in December [hyperlink: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/dec/26/mohamed-morsi-egypt-constitution-law], the SCC's verdict does not appear to put the panel's ...