Egypt police

Egypt road crash kills 13 policemen, 3 others

 Sixteen people were killed, all but three of them Egyptian policemen, in a collision between a police vehicle and a truck south of Cairo, authorities said on Saturday.

May 30, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

Jihadists claim bomb that killed six Egypt police

 Egypt`s deadliest militant group has claimed the killing of six policemen in a roadside bomb in the Sinai Peninsula, where security forces frequently clash with jihadists.

Sep 17, 2014, 13:47 PM IST

Bomb attack in Cairo wounds 2 police, civilian: Report

Two Egyptian policemen and a civilian were wounded in a bomb attack targeting a security checkpoint in central Cairo Tuesday, officials and a medic said.

Apr 15, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Egypt: Seven supporters of Mohamed Morsi detained by police

At least seven Morsi supporters were reportedly detained by Egyptian police on Thursday after they were accused of inciting people against the security forces.

Feb 27, 2014, 21:49 PM IST

Trial of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy postponed until Feb 1

An Egyptian court adjourned the trial of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, who is facing charges of inciting the murders of at least three protesters in 2012, has been postponed until February 1 because he did not appear in court on Wednesday.

Jan 08, 2014, 13:07 PM IST

Egypt militant blows himself up to evade arrest: Police

Police in Egypt said an Islamist militant blew himself up in his hideout to escape arrest today, wounding an officer in the process.

Dec 19, 2013, 19:37 PM IST

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".

Dec 02, 2013, 00:34 AM IST

Egypt police storms university after students siege campus

Egyptian police today stormed the campus of the prestigious al-Azhar University here after students supporting ousted President Mohammed Morsi besieged and ransacked the premises.

Oct 30, 2013, 21:02 PM IST

Egypt turmoil: Morsi supporters, police clash killing 50

Breaking a month and half of lull, violence and bloodshed returned to haunt Egypt where fierce clashes broke out between the supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi and police, killing at least 50.

Oct 07, 2013, 09:08 AM IST

Roadside bomb hits police bus in Egypt`s Sinai

Militants in Egypt`s northern Sinai Peninsula struck a police bus with a roadside bomb on Monday, wounding nine people and killing with a gunshot to the head a young conscript who had survived the blast, security officials said.

Sep 17, 2013, 10:09 AM IST

Egypt security troops to breakup pro-Morsi sit-ins

The sites are the main flashpoints in the confrontation between the army, which toppled Morsi last month, and supporters who demand his reinstatement.

Aug 12, 2013, 09:29 AM IST

Egypt police in new protests demanding more rights

It was the year`s third wave of strikes by police, who demand incentives to work, like better wages, greater firepower and more benefits.

Apr 29, 2013, 09:07 AM IST

Egypt police attacked near gas pipeline in Sinai

Egyptian security officials say suspected Islamist militants attacked a police patrol along a pipeline in the Sinai Peninsula that transports natural gas to Jordan.

Jan 12, 2013, 09:45 AM IST