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Final election results to be announced Saturday

Yousry Abdel Kerim, head of the high elections commission’s technical bureau, on Tuesday said the final results of the People's...

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Brotherhood sources say one of its leaders to become parliament speaker

The Freedom and Justice Party (FJP), the political arm of the Muslim Brotherhood, is putting the final touches on an...

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ElBaradei’s withdrawal shows transition is unsuccessful, say politicians

Mohamed ElBaradei’s withdrawal from the presidential race indicates that the country’s democratic transition is a failure, politicians say. “It’s a...

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ElBaradei: I'll be on front line of 25 January demonstration

Mohamed ElBaradei, former presidential hopeful, said that he would take part in the 25 January demonstration to commemorate the first...

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Brotherhood, Salafis to compete in runoffs

The final part of parliamentary elections on Tuesday will witness fierce competition between the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party...

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Ministry mulls combined celebration of revolution and Police Day

Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim has formed a committee to study combining Police Day and the revolution’s anniversary into one celebration...

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Trial of alleged Jordanian spy adjourned to 4 March

An Egyptian Court on Monday adjourned the trial of a Jordanian citizen accused of spying for Israel to 4 March,...

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The Arabs and West did not meet their promises for aid, says PM

The West and Arab states have not fulfilled their promises of aid to Egypt, lamented Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzouri in...

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Investigations into 28 cases of breast cancer in one village

Red Sea Governor Mahmoud Hafez has decided to form a medical committee to investigate a complaint submitted to him by...

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Brotherhood, Salafis compete in last phase of elections

The last phase of Egypt’s parliamentary elections, which is slated to start Tuesday, is certain to witness fierce competition between...

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Salafis refrain from traditional new-years greeting to Coptic churches

While various parliamentary election candidates have paid visits to Coptic churches to greet them for the New Year, the Salafi...

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Trial of police officers accused of killing protesters adjourned to February

An Egyptian court on Sunday adjourned to 4 February the trial of four senior police officers accused of killing protesters...

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Cyprus discovers natural gas in the Mediterranean

Cyprus has announced that it discovered a natural gas reserve of five to eight trillion cubic feet off its southern...

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Netanyahu: We'll face any danger coming from Sinai with an iron fist

Speaking to the Knesset on Wednesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned that Israel would confront any danger coming from...

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