Emad Abdel-Ghaffour

Leader to split from Egypt`s largest ultraconservative party

The leader of Egypt`s largest Islamist ultraconservative party announced he is forming a new political party, splitting from the Salafi Al-Nour party.

Jan 05, 2013, 08:34 AM IST

Egypt’s largest Islamist ultraconservative party to split

Al-Nour has been locked in an internal power struggle since October with its leaders disagreeing over the role of a body of clerics in the party`s politics.

Jan 02, 2013, 12:29 PM IST