Egypt values Mubarak family fortune at $1.2 bn

Authorities in Egypt have valued the wealth of former dictator Hosni Mubarak, his wife and their two sons at USD 1.2 billion.

Egypt court orders release of ex-PM, Ahmed Nazif

Egyptian court on Thursday ordered the release of former prime minister Ahmed Nazif who has been detained for more than two years on fraud charges, media reported.

Egypt`s ex-premier convicted in corruption case

A former Egyptian prime minister was on Thursday sentenced to three years in prison on corruption charges.

Egypt`s ex-premier charged with corruption

Egypt`s protesters have been pushing for "cleansing" of state institutions.

Niqab negates a woman`s personality: Egypt PM

Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif has waded into Egypt`s "niqab" controversy, saying the full-face veil wipes out a woman`s personality, the official news agency MENA reported on Wednesday.