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Conflicting reports shroud railway tragedy
Workers from the Misr Oil Processing Company fertiliser plant in Damietta clashed on Monday with protesting residents of the village of Sinaneya, leaving 28 wounded. The clashes occurred when workers in charge of securing volatile ammonia tanks within the factory left and did not respond to commands by security forces to return. Tensions caused by …
Shaimaa Adel arrived on the Presidential Plane with President Morsy
Amid chanting and protesting by Muslim Brotherhood members who took over two halls, the court postponed the case calling for the dissolution of the assembly tasked with writing Egypt’s next constitution
Presidency continues to stall when it comes to naming a Prime Minister, Cabinet and Vice Presidents
Morsy called Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir to orchestrate the release
Clinton meets with Tantawi, reaffirms Washington’s commitment to civilian transfer of power
As the 72-hour deadline for the American and Egyptian hostages passes, the abductor threatens to harm them if his uncle is not released from prison. Police said authorities were engaged in ending the standoff.
The deportation of the ‘stateless’ women causes uproar among Arab rights groups in the United States.
Amid controversial debates over origins of power in Egypt, lawyers expect the assembly to be disbanded by Administrative Court this week
The US Secretary of State makes an historic visit amid protests against her arrival
Egypt’s highest court backed out of ruling on the membership of Parliament, doing nothing to resolve its paralysis
The two officers had been detained since last year
Morsy’s trip to Ethiopia is seen as a first step towards regaining Egypt’s influence in Africa
The committee created by President Morsy to review cases of people tried in military courts promises ‘good news’ for families
Egypt’s highest court rules that it does not have the power to resolve the crisis over Egypt’s parliament
The 32-year old man who abducted three in Sinai off a tour bus tells the Daily New Egypt that their fate is tied to his uncle’s
Following the Supreme Constitutional Court’s rejection of the presidential decree last Tuesday –which had, briefly, re-instated the People’s Assembly– Islamist parties holding the majority of seats called for protests in Tahrir.
Three members of the ESDP were arrested yesterday by military police as they participated in a march calling for the release of political prisoners and detainees in military prisons
Salama is seen as a hero of the popular resistance in the Suez and played an important role in the 2011 uprising against Hosni Mubarak
Employees believe move is to escape payment of overdue salaries
The president will visit Addis Ababa next ending a 20 year period of avoidance by Hosni Mubarak
Remittances, trade, and investment at the heart of discussion between the two states despite the specter of political friction
SCAF will dictate all laws in regards to the military in the new constitution
Constituent Assembly committee agreed on articles outlining a democracy based on ‘Shura’ with ‘principles of Shari’a’
The conflict is between institutions filled with former Hosni Mubarak regime loyalists and a new post-uprising empowered president
President Morsy will uphold the Supreme Constitutional Court’s decision to dissolve the People’s Assembly.
The announcement comes in the wake of Clinton’s public statement on Tuesday in which she urged Egypt’s Islamist president and the military to settle their differences
The legal maneuvering between President Morsy and judicial bodies over authority and jurisdiction is just the latest bout of post-regime forces butting up against Mubarak-era institutions
The group known at times for being a government antagonist will take on the role of arbiter for development