Egypt to probe `fabricated` Morsi detention tapes

Egypt`s prosecutor general Friday ordered an investigation into what it said were fabricated audio tapes claiming president Mohamed Morsi had been "illegally" detained immediately after his ouster last year.

Two killed, four injured in clashes in Egypt

Two persons were killed and four others, including three policemen, were on Friday injured when clashes erupted between Muslim Brotherhood supporters and police, authorities said.

Egypt's Morsi asks people to continue revolution

In a new letter, former Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi has congratulated the people of his country for continuing the revolution against leaders who want to subjogate the nation.

Police arrest 40 protesters at Islamist rallies

Egyptian police have arrested 40 supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood during protests after Friday's prayers in Cairo and Egypt's second city Alexandria, Egyptian security officials said.

Two killed in Egypt in Morsi-related clashes: Ministry

Two people were shot dead on Friday in clashes in Cairo between security forces and supporters of Egypt`s ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, the interior ministry said.

Egypt court sentences 12 Morsi supporters to death

An Egyptian court sentenced 12 supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to death on Wednesday on charges connected to the fatal shooting of a police general last year.

Egypt jails 19 Morsi supporters for five years

An Egyptian court jailed 19 supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi for five years on Saturday for storming the offices of the head of the prestigious Al-Azhar Islamic institution, judicial sources said.

Egypt court acquits 169 Morsi backers of protest violence

An Egyptian court on Monday acquitted 169 supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi over protest violence last year, judicial sources said.

Student killed in Egypt university clashes

A student was shot dead on Monday during clashes between supporters of Egypt`s ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and police in Cairo University, security officials said.

Qatar criticises Egypt`s crackdown on Islamist protesters

Qatar said on Saturday the decision by Egypt to designate the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group was "a prelude to a shoot-to-kill policy" against demonstrators.

Four killed, scores wounded in clashes across Egypt

Muslim Brotherhood supporters and police clashed across Egypt on Friday, leaving at least four dead in protests after the army-backed government declared the group a terrorist organisation.

At least 14 killed, 130 wounded in Egypt bombing

At least 14 were killed and 130 wounded early Tuesday as a powerful explosion ripped through a security headquarters in Egypt`s Nile Delta city of Mansoura, reports said.

Egypt police fire tear gas at pro-Morsi students in Tahrir

Police fired tear gas as more than two thousand students backing ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi entered Cairo`s Tahrir Square to demonstrate against July`s military "coup".

Egypt official: Muslim Brotherhood backs unrest

Egypt`s interior minister said on Saturday his forces have foiled several attempted terror attacks and arrested militant leaders, accusing the Muslim Brotherhood of mobilising and financing some of them to cause unrest.

Senior Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed al-Beltagi arrested

Accused of inciting violence, Muslim Brotherhood’s leading figure Mohamed al-Beltagi was arrested on Thursday in Giza governorate.

Army to confront violence: Egypt`s military chief

Egypt`s military leader vowed Sunday that the Army will not allow further violence after the deaths of hundreds in days of political unrest.

`Everybody must show restraint` in Egypt: Obama

US President Barack Obama called on all parties in Egypt to show restraint in mass protests against President Mohamed Mursi, and specifically warned against attacks on women.

Egypt Muslim Brotherhood model a failure: Syria

The Muslim Brotherhood has proven a failure in Egypt, Syria`s Information Minister Omran al-Zohbi said on Monday, as Egyptian protesters demonstrated for a second consecutive day against Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.

India, Egypt decide to enhance defence ties

India and Egypt Wednesday decided to enhance their defence ties by having increased interactions and cooperation between the armed forces of the two countries.

Israelis, Palestinians could reach truce `soon`: Morsi

Egyptian Prez Morsi has said his govt has been in "vigorous" communication with both Israelis and Palestinians and there are indications of a truce.