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Former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi buried in Cairo, says son

The burial was attended by members of the family in Cairo’s Nasr City after authorities refused burial in Mursi’s home province of Sharqiya in the Nile Delta, Ahmed Mursi said.

Jun 18, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

Egypt's Sisi says he will not seek a third term: Report

Egypt`s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will not seek a third term in office, he said in an interview with CNBC, adding that he does not intend to change the constitution and its provision of a two-term presidential limit.

Nov 07, 2017, 12:12 PM IST

Egypt's Sisi says spoke to Donald Trump by telephone, congratulated him on win

"President Trump said he looked forward to meeting the president (again) soon."

Nov 09, 2016, 16:17 PM IST

Egypt's Sisi to visit India for India-Africa Forum Summit

Egypt's President will visit India to attend the third India-Africa Forum Summit.

Oct 25, 2015, 06:18 AM IST

US to work with Egypt`s president-elect

The US said that it would work with Egypt`s president-elect to advance shared interests, media reported Friday.

Jun 06, 2014, 11:14 AM IST

Egypt leader reassures jailed journalist`s family

Egypt`s president has written to the family of jailed Canadian journalist tried on terrorism-related charges to say that he has instructed authorities to provide him with necessary medical attention.

Mar 24, 2014, 02:30 AM IST

Egypt rejects appeals against election panel decisions

Egypt`s interim President Adli Mansour rejected Saturday proposals by political parties to allow judicial appeals against the decisions of the presidential election commission, state media said.

Mar 23, 2014, 02:54 AM IST

Vladimir Putin backs Egypt army chief`s run for president

Vladimir Putin on Thursday wished Egypt`s military chief victory in the nation`s presidential vote.

Feb 13, 2014, 21:20 PM IST

Mursi to meet Manmohan on trade Tuesday

Egypt's President Mohammad Mursi will hold bilateral talks with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here on Tuesday, seeking to deepen relations with India and to make it a partner in his country's development.

Mar 19, 2013, 08:57 AM IST

Won`t be another dictator: Egyptian President Mursi

Mursi issued a statement stressing that the power seizure was only ‘temporary’ and calling for political dialogue.

Nov 26, 2012, 12:57 PM IST

Egypt editor charged with insulting President

The case against Islam Afifi, chief editor of el-Dustour, is one among several lawsuits leveled by Egypt`s Islamists.

Aug 23, 2012, 23:25 PM IST

Egypt President`s first foreign visit to be Saudi

Egypt`s official state news agency says that President Mohammed Mursi will visit Saudi Arabia in his first official foreign trip since being sworn in.

Jul 08, 2012, 00:53 AM IST

Arab League chief Mussa to run for Egypt president

Mussa said he had no objection to running for
president of Egypt.

Feb 28, 2011, 00:10 AM IST

Egypt ruling party wants Mubarak to re-run for Presidency

Egypt`s ruling NDP will nominate incumbent Hosni Mubarak to re-run in the presidential poll scheduled for next year, a top party leader has said.

May 29, 2010, 17:20 PM IST