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The fact that a quarter of ministers in Prime Minister Hesham Qandil’s cabinet remain in posts they held in his predecessor Kamal El-Ganzouri’s cabinet is only the tip of the iceberg
Head of intelligence service widely criticised for remarks to Turkish news agency
The president sacks key security and government officials
The raids followed further attacks on security checkpoints on Tuesday night, this time near Al-Arish.
Over the last month emergency rooms and intensive care units (ICUs) have been subject to a series of violent attacks
Gamal Eid, the executive director of the Arab Network for Human Rights Information speaks with DNE
Al-Sawah was detained in Guantanamo in early 2002, and accused of being affiliated with Al-Qaeda
After losing in the runoff stage of Egypt’s June presidential elections, Shafiq flew to Abu-Dhabi with members of his family
The No Military Trials movement has decided to begin a campaign to address this issue.
Security forces would pave the way for Dahshur Christians to return to their homes “within hour”
Hamas calls move “collective punishment,” as Brotherhood suggests Israeli involvement
The committee is not done discussing the judicial branch and said it would ensure the independence of the judiciary
The deceased soldiers were given a military funeral in Al-Rashdan Mosque in Nasr City
Prominent former candidates question terms of Peace Accords
In a crowded funeral, midday Tuesday, Egyptians honored the security men who were killed in a deadly attack on Sunday night in Sinai.
Over a quarter of Qandil’s ministers have served under his predecessor
The body of nuclear scientist and former Cairo University lecturer Dr Wadie Wahba Girguis was found near the metro station in the Al-Wayli district of Cairo. Girguis had been missing from his home for five days before he was found. The Al-Wayli district prosecutor Moustafa Taya ruled out foul play in the scientist’s death and …
The killing of 16 Egyptian soldiers near the Rafah border raises questions
The Supreme Council of Armed Forces announces the details of the Rafah deadly attack, vowing to avenge the killing of 16 Egyptian soldiers near Rafah.
President and armed forces vow swift justice for culprits
IDF spokesman: the militants killed were in the “advanced and final stages of launching an attack on the Eilat-Egyptian border.”
Giza governor had implemented the mandates issued by President Morsy to form a committee responsible for surveying damage resulting from clashes in Dahshur
By Moustafa Salah and Wafaa Abdel Bari Judicial sources within the Illicit Gains Authority have said that a schedule is to be put together soon to end the problem of embezzlement of Egyptian funds. The authority plans on addressing the problem in co-operation with the United Kingdom, Switzerland, and European Union countries to which money …
Prime Minister Dr Hesham Qandil has requested a daily report on the status of the nation’s electrical grid, in addition to estimates of consumption and production data. In its report to the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE) said that of 218 power stations, 8 are currently suffer operational problems due to …
Reports say the Libyan delegation is here for an extended visit to Cairo set to last several days.
Part two of a series that examines the composition of the Qandil cabinet with a close look at allegiances and alliances within.
El-Erian explained that Morsy’s 100-day plan should only be appraised starting now
Anonymous gunmen attack security checkpoint at Sheik Zuwaid, killing 18 Egyptian soldiers.
The newly appointed Khaled Al-Azhary is meeting with business and workers to resolve the ongoing industrial dispute
Egypt has been plunged into darkness fairly often in past weeks, with some areas having regular power cuts every three or four hours.