Egyptian police

2 policemen killed, 9 injured in Egypt blast

The explosion came a day after a car bomber attacked a checkpoint in North Sinai's nearby Rafah city, causing at least 66 deaths and injuries, according to the Egyptian military spokesman.

Jul 09, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Egyptian police said to detain Chinese Uighurs in wide sweep

Egyptian police have detained scores of Uighur students, including 20 from Cairo's Al-Azhar University who were stopped in the city of Alexandria on their way out of the country late on Wednesday and told they would be deported to China, said Abduweli Ayup, a Uighur activist in Turkey.

Jul 07, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

One person killed as Egypt police and anti-Mubarak protesters clash

One person was killed in clashes between Egyptian police and protesters in central Cairo on Saturday after a court dropped a murder case against ousted strongman Hosni Mubarak, a security official said.


Nov 30, 2014, 06:36 AM IST

Egypt police tear-gas protesters denouncing Mubarak verdict

Egyptian police fired tear gas Saturday against more than 1,000 protesters in central Cairo who gathered to denounce a court`s decision to drop a murder charge against ousted president Hosni Mubarak.


Nov 30, 2014, 00:29 AM IST

Gunmen kill five Egyptian police

Five Egyptian police were killed during a shootout with assailants in the northwest of the country, security officials said.

Aug 06, 2014, 02:15 AM IST

Egypt arrests pro-Morsi leaders ahead of anniversary

Egyptian police on Tuesday arrested five Islamist leaders who back Mohamed Morsi, two days ahead of protests their alliance has called to mark the first anniversary of his ouster, officials said.

Jul 02, 2014, 01:13 AM IST

Policeman killed in car bomb in Egypt canal city

A car bomb exploded near an Egyptian police building in the Suez Canal city of Ismailiya, killing one policeman and wounding 35 other people, security officials said.

Dec 13, 2013, 02:27 AM IST

`Egyptian police sexually assaulted journalist`

Many women have said sexual harassment by ordinary Egyptian men is rife in Tahrir Square.

Nov 25, 2011, 10:59 AM IST

Israel apologises for killing 6 Egyptian police

Israel`s defence minister Ehud Barak issued the apology after a joint Israeli-Egyptian investigation.

Oct 13, 2011, 08:52 AM IST

Egyptian police find weapons bound for Gaza

An Egyptian security official says police in the Sinai desert have discovered two large caches of weapons that were to be smuggled to Gaza.

Aug 28, 2010, 21:37 PM IST

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