Five militants killed, 78 arrested in army raids in Egypt

Egyptian army has killed five militants and arrested 78 others in raids during the last three days in the restive North Sinai governorate, an official on Wednesday said.

Ssshh: be careful what you say in Egypt today

Six months after Abdel Fattah al-Sisi became Egypt`s president after crushing his opponents, criticism of his regime is either whispered or left unspoken amid stifling curbs on freedom of expression.

Egypt briefly detains 3 over alleged sabotage talk

Cairo police briefly detained three Egyptians, including two with British citizenship, after a man told them he overheard them discussing ways to destabilize the country during next month's anniversary of the 2011 uprising, a security official and a British diplomat said on Sunday.

Egypt to outlaw `insults` against uprisings: Sisi

Egypt is to make it illegal to "insult" the revolts that led to the ouster of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi`s two predecessors, his office said on Wednesday.

Will not comment on Mubarak's acquittal: Egypt PM

 Egyptian Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahalb has said the government would not comment on the judiciary, following Hosni Mubarak`s acquittal, as some political movements called for protests against the verdict.

Egypt prosecutor to appeal dropping of Mubarak charges

 Egypt`s public prosecutor said Tuesday it would appeal a court ruling that dropped a murder charge against ex-president Hosni Mubarak over the deaths of protesters during the country`s 2011 uprising.

Mubarak verdict fuels protests, mockery in Egypt

Protests erupted at universities across Egypt on Sunday, condemning a court decision to drop criminal charges against Hosni Mubarak, the president whose ouster in the 2011 uprising raised hopes of a new era of political openness.

Egypt's Mubarak could get early release: Lawyer

Egypt's jailed ex-president Hosni Mubarak could be released early after having served two-thirds of a corruption sentence and seeing murder charges dropped, his lawyer said on Sunday.

Egypt`s Mubarak could get early release: Lawyer

Egypt`s jailed ex-president Hosni Mubarak could be released early after having served two-thirds of a corruption sentence and seeing murder charges dropped, his lawyer said on Sunday.

I did nothing wrong at all, says defiant Hosni Mubarak
I did nothing wrong at all, says defiant Hosni Mubarak

Egypt's defiant strongman Hosni Mubarak, cleared of murder and corruption charges in a retrial, has asserted that he "did nothing wrong" during his nearly 30-year reign.

Thousands protest Mubarak verdict in Egypt, two killed

At least two persons were killed and ten others injured when police clashed with demonstrators protesting here to denounce dropping of murder charge against former ousted president Hosni Mubarak and his sons by an an Egyptian court.

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.

 

Egypt court drops murder charge against Mubarak

An Egyptian court dismissed Saturday a murder charge against Hosni Mubarak over the deaths of protesters during the 2011 uprising, sparking a Cairo demonstration that police dispersed with tear gas.

 

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.

 

Egyptian court drops case against Mubarak over 2011 protest deaths
Egyptian court drops case against Mubarak over 2011 protest deaths

An Egyptian court has dropped its case against former President Hosni Mubarak over the killing of protesters in the 2011 uprising that ended his 30-year rule and symbolised hopes for a new era of political openness and accountability.

Verdict due in murder retrial of Egypt`s Mubarak

An Egyptian court is to deliver Saturday its verdict in the murder retrial of former president Hosni Mubarak, almost four years after he was overthrown in a popular uprising.

 

Egypt bans anti-Mubarak activist from leaving Cairo

Egypt`s authorities banned a prominent activist of the 2011 uprising, Asma Mahfouz, from leaving the country late Tuesday while on her way to Bangkok, a Cairo airport official said.

Egypt court sentences two Islamist leaders to 15 years in prison

A court here on Saturday sentenced two Muslim Brotherhood leaders and an Al-Jazeera journalist to 15 years imprisonment for torturing a lawyer during the Egyptian Revolution that led to the ouster of former President Hosni Mubarak in 2011.

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.

Egypt court postpones Mubarak verdict to November 29

Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak arrived at court on Saturday for the verdict in his murder retrial over the killing of protesters during the 2011 uprising that toppled him.