Jailed Women to be Freed
[Aswat Masriya]An Alexandria court has reduced the punishment of 21 young women, who were sentenced to 11 years in prison last month, to a one-year suspended sentence, Egypt's state television said.
Political Rivals Clash
[Aswat Masriya]Ten people were injured in confrontations between supporters and opponents of ousted President Mohamed Mursi in Damietta late on Saturday.
Egypt Court Acquits 155 Pro-Mursi Protesters
[Aswat Masriya]An Egyptian court ruled on Saturday the acquittal of 155 protesters who were arrested on October 6 and detained pending investigations into allegations that they were spreading chaos near Tahrir Square.
Pro-Brotherhood March Clashes With Police in Cairo's Mohandessin
[Aswat Masriya]Police forces used teargas to disperse groups of protesters who back deposed President Mohamed Mursi and the Muslim Brotherhood in Maadi, Gesr al-Suez, and Zeitoun areas in Cairo, in addition to Mohandessin and Talebiya in Giza on Friday.
Nation Mourns Mandela As Inspiration for Nations
[Aswat Masriya]President Adli Mansour declared public mourning for three days following the death of African leader Nelson Mandela, the Egyptian state television said on Friday.
Pro-Brotherhood Azhar Students Attack Professors - Legal Complaint
[Aswat Masriya]A number of Azhar faculty members and students filed a legal complaint on Sunday, accusing pro-Muslim Brotherhood protesters of beating them and preventing them from entering campus.
Salafi Nour Party Prepares Campaign for Constitution
[Aswat Masriya]The ultraconservative Nour Party has announced that it is preparing a campaign to rally Egyptians to vote for the draft constitution.
Brotherhood PM Appeals One-Year Sentence
[Aswat Masriya]Former Prime Minister Hisham Kandil has officially appealed his sentence to one year in prison and his removal from his post.
Demonstration in Solidarity With "7 Am" Women
[Aswat Masriya]A group that goes by the name "7 am" marched in Alexandria early on Saturday to support 21 members of their movement as they appealed their verdict.
Heavy Security At Cairo Presidential Palace Before Protests
[Aswat Masriya]Security forces intensified their presence at Cairo's Ittihadeya presidential palace on Friday morning in anticipation of protests which the National Coalition for Supporting Legitimacy called for.
Small-Scale Pro-Brotherhood Marches in Cairo, Giza
[Aswat Masriya]Cairo, Dec 6 (Aswat Masriya) - Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood organised several small-scale marches on Friday noon in Cairo and Giza.
President Amends Decree Related to Prison Lands
[Egypt Online]Interim President Adly Mansour issued a decree amending presidential decree number 165 for the year 2007 regarding prison lands.
International Consensus in Support of Road Map - Spokesman
[Egypt Online]There is an international consensus on supporting Egypt's road map for democracy and fulfilling the aspirations of the Egyptian people, said Foreign Ministry Spokesman Badr Abdel-Atti.
El-Sisi Is Time Magazines' "Person of the Year"
[Egypt Online]Defense Minister Abdel Fattah el-Sisi led the Time's poll of the Person of the Year for 2013 after gaining 26.2 of readers' votes against 20.8 percent for Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan.
Mansour Receives GCC-Egypt Forum Delegation
[Egypt Online]President Adly Mansour received Thursday in the presidential palace a delegation from the Gulf-Egyptian investment forum, currently held in Cairo under the rubric "A Strategic Partnership and Economic Integrity." The forum is held under the auspices of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Nour Party Urges Citizens to Vote in Constitution Referendum
[Egypt Online]Salafi Nour Party has decided to take part "positively" in the referendum on the amended constitution, calling on voters to vote "yes" as this project achieves the aspirations of the Egyptian people in these difficult times.
Mali, Sahel and the Paris Summit
[Centre 4s]On the eve of the Africa - France Summit on Peace and Security, to be held on 6 and 7 December in Paris, two important questions will impose themselves on the Agenda. First, what next in Mali Sahel and second, what linkages with the larger region both the Central African Republic where Paris is sending troupes and the other hot spots: Egypt, Libya and Tunisia? Ending a long and deep crisis.
Awqaf Minister Urges Egyptians to Participate in Constitutional Referendum
[Egypt Online]Awqaf Minister Mokhtar Gomaa urged all Egyptians to participate in the upcoming referendum on the nation's constitution.
President Mansour Opens Le Meridian Cairo Airport
[Egypt Online]Interim President Adly Mansour inaugurated luxury hotel Le Meridian Cairo Airport branch on Thursday.
Egypt Reiterates Support for Peace, Development in Darfur
[Egypt Online]Egypt reiterated its support for the peace process in Darfur and efforts exerted to achieve development and reconstruction.