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Salafi Nour Party mulls parliamentary coalition with Brotherhood

Emad Abdel Ghafour, the chairman of the Salafi Nour Party, said that his party may form a parliamentary coalition with...

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Egypt's 'most dangerous outlaw' surrounded, say police

Yasser al-Hambouly, who police describe as being one of the most dangerous outlaws in Egypt, was shot and wounded in...

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NGOs remain accused of receiving foreign funds, says official

A fact-finding committee has not yet reached its conclusions concerning whether certain civil society organizations have received foreign funding illegally,...

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PM to announce new cabinet on Tuesday

Recently appointed Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzouri is to officially announce the names of his new cabinet on Tuesday, a cabinet...

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Monitoring body bans pro-Mubarak feminist from travel

Farkhonda Hassan, the former secretary general of Egypt's National Council for Women (NCW), has been banned from travel by Egypt's...

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High Elections Commission publishes comprehensive vote tally

The High Elections Commission on Sunday released a comprehensive tally of votes in Egypt’s recent parliamentary poll, the first phase...

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Brotherhood addresses the West after elections success

After a sweeping victory in the first phase of parliamentary elections last week, Egypt’s main Islamist movement is sending letters...

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Update: Protests grow in Tahrir, sit-in continues outside cabinet

By 12 noon numbers were steadily increasing in Tahrir Square, well into the thousands. The protesters were mostly young people,...

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ElBaradei says ready to head salvation government

Presidential hopeful Mohamed ElBaradei issued a statement Saturday night declaring his willingness to head a national salvation government if he...

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As Ganzouri tries to form a cabinet, Tahrir is betting on ElBaradei

Newly-appointed Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzouri began consultations on Saturday at the National Planning Institute in order to form a new...

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Next parliament may be void of women representatives, says activist

The system in place for the upcoming parliamentary elections puts many obstacles before female candidates and may lead to a...

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Time for something new

Like everything in Egypt, Al-Masry Al-Youm English Edition is changing. After more than two years on the web, we are...

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SCAF calls for fact-finding commission and discussion with political forces

The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) issued a statement Wednesday night urging calm. It called for discussions with...

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Brotherhood vows not to participate in any more demonstrations

The Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party  issued a statement on Monday announcing that it  will not participate "in any...

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