Tag archive for ‘Egypt’
By Editorial Team On Monday, July 15th, 2013

Egyptian prosecutors freeze Brotherhood leaders’ assets amid violence investigation

Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie (Reuters / Mohamed Abd El Ghany) The assets of top Muslim Brotherhood members and other Islamists have been frozen by Egypt’s prosecutors as they investigate the incitement More...

By Editorial Team On Saturday, May 11th, 2013

Arrests Made in Egypt over Embassy Plot

Ibrahim said the suspects were in direct contact with al-Qaeda leaders abroad [AFP]Egypt’s interior minister has said that authorities have arrested three al-Qaeda-linked men suspected of planning to carry More...

By Editorial Team On Saturday, April 27th, 2013

Post-revolution Egyptian Christians sidelined, subjected to brutality

A man walks near a burnt police car set on fire by protesters opposing Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi during clashes that broke out with riot police during a rally in support of the judiciary, in front of El-Thadiya More...

By Editorial Team On Saturday, April 13th, 2013

Egyptian Judge Withdraws From Mubarak Retrial

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who turns 85 in May, has suffered several health scares. The judge presiding over the retrial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has withdrawn himself from the case. Judge More...

By Editorial Team On Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Egypt approves Islamic bonds seeking to revive troubled economy

Egypt’s newly appointed Grand Mufti Shawqi Abdel Karim (R) meets with his predecessor Ali Gomaa at Al-Azhar compound in Cairo on March 3, 2013 (AFP Photo / Gianluigi Guercia) Cash-strapped Egypt might raise More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Egypt to hold tender for energy drilling

Egypt will hold a tender for energy drilling in the Mediterranean Sea, Egyptian Minister of Investment Osama Saleh said . Saleh said they would invite leading international companies by the end of the year or at More...

By Editorial Team On Friday, April 5th, 2013

Ready or not, Cairo, here comes contemporary art!

El Attar is a busy man; he is a director, producer, play writer and art manager. In 2005 he founded Studio Emad Eddin (SEE), a large centre hosting rehearsal spaces in the heart of Downtown Cairo. “I realised More...

By Editorial Team On Friday, March 29th, 2013

Molotovs, stones and birdshot: Protests turn violent in Egypt

Protests against Egypt’s President Morsi turned violent in three northern cities as anti-government rallies were called across the country. Demonstrations have also gripped the capital as the opposition fears More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Egypt court postpones ruling on Muslim Brotherhood’s legality

An Egyptian court postponed on Tuesday a ruling on whether President Mohamed Mursi’s Muslim Brotherhood is illegal, agreeing to the Islamist group’s request for more time to present evidence in a case More...