Girl dies after toxic gas leaks from chemical factory in Ahmedabad

A 19-year-old girl on Saturday died and four others were hospitalised following leakage of toxic gas from a chemical factory here, a senior fire brigade official said.

Egypt court gives 2 years prison to 12 over 2013 violence

An Egyptian court has sentenced 12 alleged supporters of the banned Muslim Brotherhood group to two years in prison over violence in the city of Suez in December 2013.

Egyptian court sentences 15 Muslim Brotherhood members to life in prison

An Egyptian military court on Thursday sentenced 15 Muslim Brotherhood members to life in prison for their involvement in the bloody violence in Suez governorate in 2013.

Egypt police resort to tear gas at pro-Morsi protests

Egyptian police fired tear gas to disperse thousands of supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi and his Muslim Brotherhood group during the fresh clashes in Alexandria and Suez on Friday.

Egypt military defuse bomb on railroad: security officials

Egyptian military engineers on Saturday defused mortar rounds rigged to explode on a railroad linking the canal cities of Ismailiya and Suez, security officials said.

Clashes following football verdicts in Egypt leave 30 dead

Deadly clashes broke out in the Egyptian city of Port on Saturday, leaving at least 30 people dead after a court sentenced 21 local football fans to death for their role in a post-match riot in which 74 people were killed last year.