A military court sentenced 11 supporters of Mohamed Morsi, the deposed Islamist President, to life imprisonment today on charges of attacking the army.
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Saturday 04 February 2012
The fury unleashed by the deaths of 74 people at a football match in Port Said spread across Egypt yesterday, with at least six people killed in rioting in Cairo and Suez in the east, and 1,500 hurt.
Friday 03 February 2012
Police in Cairo fired salvos of tear gas and birdshot at protesters angry over a deadly soccer riot as fresh clashes on Egyptian streets killed three people on Friday, according to a volunteer doctor and health officials.
Thursday 15 December 2011
Egyptians turned out in large numbers yesterday for a second round of parliamentary elections, with Islamists looking to boost their already overwhelming lead and liberal voters concerned the outcome will push the country in a more religious direction.
Wednesday 14 December 2011
Egyptians in nine provinces have started voting in the second round of the first parliamentary elections since a popular uprising ousted president Hosni Mubarak in February.
Monday 05 December 2011
Newspaper article which criticised military ruler is banned
Sunday 04 December 2011
CS gas canisters with serial and lot numbers have been found by victims fired on in Tahrir Square
Friday 02 December 2011
Archaeologists have unearthed a large statue of Amenhotep III, who ruled nearly 3,400 years ago and was the grandfather of Tutankhamun.
Wednesday 20 July 2011
Sunday 10 July 2011
Wednesday 08 June 2011
Friday 27 May 2011
Tuesday 08 March 2011
Monday 07 March 2011
On 5 November 1956, Britain and her ally France invade Egypt in retaliation for President Nasser's annexation of the Suez Canal.
Monday 21 February 2011
Two Iranian navy vessels were approaching Egypt's Suez Canal yesterday before making the first passage through the waterway since Iran's 1979 revolution. Israel said it took "a grave view" of Tehran's move.
Sunday 20 February 2011
Two Iranian navy vessels are approaching Egypt's Suez Canal today before making the first passage through the waterway since Iran's 1979 revolution and Israel said it took "a grave view" of Tehran's move.
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