Egypt's El-Sissi Defends Handling of Nation's Ailing Economy
Egypt's president on Saturday defiantly dismissed criticism of his handling of the country's ailing economy, arguing that the skeptics were seeking to undermine the will of Egyptians. In comments marking the first anniversary of the inauguration of an ...
Akram sets sights on egypt's first swimming medal
When Akram Ahmed took victory in the 800m freestyle at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Nanjing 2014, he became the first Egyptian to win an aquatics medal in any Olympic competition. Now, the 19-year-old has the opportunity to make history for his ...
Egypt's former grand mufti survives shooting west of Cairo
CAIRO — Egypt's former grand mufti survived an attempt on his life in a western Cairo suburb when two masked gunmen opened fire as he was walking toward a mosque to hold Friday prayers, officials said. It was the first assassination attempt against a ...
Group linked to Egypt Brotherhood says behind mufti's killing attempt
Egypt's former Grand Mufti survives assassination attempt
Egypt's ex-grand mufti survives kill bid
The ruining of Egypt
IN EGYPT they are the shabab al-ahawe, “coffee-shop guys”; in Algeria they are the hittistes, “those who lean with their backs to the wall”; in Morocco they go by the French term, diplômés chômeurs, “graduate-jobless”. Across the Arab world the ranks ...
Can Sisi's new investment council save Egypt's economy?
Christian Children Reveal Horror of Radical Muslim Attacks in Egypt
Egypt's top Islamic institutions agree to set up academy to 'renew religious discourse'
Head of Isis in Egypt killed by security forces
The military has poured troops and armour into the peninsula where security forces have been battling a jihadi insurgency since the former army chief who became Egypt's president, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, ousted Morsi more than three years ago. But the ...
ISIS leader killed in Sinai, Egypt says - CNN.com
Egypt: Leader of Islamic State Affiliate Killed in Sinai
Egypt says army killed head of ISIL's Sinai branch
Invest in Egypt, become an Egyptian? Debating the nationality plan
An Egyptian lawyer filed an urgent suit with the Administrative Court to halt parliamentary discussions on a proposal to grant Egyptian nationality to investors as a means of encouraging foreign investment. The proposal, drafted by the government and ...
New York Times
A Gloomy Egypt Sees Its International Influence Wither Away
New York Times
Since it made peace with Israel in 1979, Egypt has served as the fulcrum of American influence in the Arab world. The Egyptian and American militaries have cooperated closely for decades, and Egypt went to war against Saddam Hussein alongside United ...
Egypt's Christians lose patience with Sisi as attacks spike - FT.com
Egypt's Sisi warns tough measures to fix economy are looming - Yahoo
Sisi announces austerity measures as Egypt seeks IMF loan
Cabinet approves draft bill to establish Egyptian space agency
Egypt's cabinet has approved a draft bill for the establishing of an Egyptian space agency that would "serve the state's strategy in scientific research and restore Egypt's historical status," higher education minister Ashraf El-Sheihi said. The ...
In Egypt, an Italian student stirred suspicion before he died
CAMBRIDGE, England – Ten days before he vanished, Italian doctoral student Giulio Regeni made a Skype call from his Cairo flat to an academic in Germany. It was the middle of January and Egyptian police were braced for political protests ahead of the ...
Planned White House Vigil To Highlight Plight Of Egyptian Christians Comes Under Fire
“I am against demonstrations and protests that harm Egypt and pit us against the leaders of our country, and embarrass us in front of them,” Pope Tawadros said. “Protests won't help, because they hurt Egypt's image internationally. We can deal with our ...
Radical Muslims Persecute Christians in Egypt