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Egypt: President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi reelected for second term with nearly 92 per cent of votes

March 29, 2018 7:11 pm

After the arrest of some other serious candidates, who were either arrested or intimidated, Sisi's expectations to win a second four-year term increased.

Egypt: Ousted president Mohammed Morsi sentenced to death over mass prison break during 2011 uprising

June 16, 2015 8:08 pm

The 16 defendants whose death sentences were upheld include three senior members of Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood group. The other 13 were tried in absentia.

Five wounded in Cairo bomb attack on bus: Security

December 26, 2013 2:28 pm

Militants have killed scores of policemen and soldiers in attacks since the military coup.

Briefly World: ‘Egypt prez signs law restricting protests’

November 25, 2013 3:50 am

Egypt’s president on Sunday signed a new bill into law restricting public gatherings.

Ousted Egypt president Morsi goes on trial

November 04, 2013 3:52 am

A popular uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak in 2011 raised hopes that Egyptians would break the military establishment’s longstanding grip.

Egypt turmoil deepens as militants kill 25 policemen in Sinai

August 19, 2013 3:28 pm

Suspected militants ambushed two mini-buses carrying off-duty policemen.

Mohammed Morsi remains defiant,says he won't step down as Egypt president

July 03, 2013 11:04 am

Morsi warned that electoral and constitutional legitimacy is the only guarantee against violence.

Egypt President Morsi wants free speech linked to responsibility

September 26, 2012 9:10 am

Mohammed Morsi says violent protests over anti-Islam video requires 'some reflection'.

Islamist Mursi sworn in as Egypt's President

June 30, 2012 7:41 pm

Mursi,presidential run-off winner,was officially sworn in as Egypt's first civilian president.

ElBaradei sets conditions for Egypt presidential run

March 10, 2011 8:59 am

The Nobel laureate said he would run for president only if a real democratic system is in place.