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Brotherhood approved constitutional principles, says former deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister Ali al-Selmy said on Monday that the Democratic Coalition, which is led by the Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom...

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Democratic Coalition proposes partnership with Egyptian Bloc in parliamentary elections

The Democratic Coalition, which includes more than 40 political parties, has proposed to the Egyptian Bloc, a coalition of 11...

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Rumors of growing rift between Brotherhood and military over constitution

Informed sources report a growing rift between the Muslim Brotherhood and the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) over...

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Law regulating electoral districts to be issued late August

The law regulating electoral districts in Egypt will be issued late August, said Mamdouh Shahin, assistant minister of defense for...

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Civil state is a matter of national security, says army chief of staff

Army Chief of Staff Sami Annan affirmed his support for the principle of Egypt as a civil state on Tuesday,...

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Sorour asks PM to respond to interpellations on demonstrations

Parliament speaker Fathi Sorour has asked prime Minister Ahmed Nazif to attend Sunday’s parliamentary session to respond to interpellations concerning...

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Parliament speaker: Self-immolation result of psychological problems

Parliament speaker Fathi Sorour attributed the recent suicide attempts before the parliament building to psychological disturbances. “We should not politicize...

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Gamal Mubarak: Alex church attack won’t affect national unity

The suicide bomb attack on Alexandria’s Church of St. Mark and St. Peter on New Year’s Eve was “a nasty...

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Mubarak mocks opposition's proposed shadow parliament

President Mubarak mocked the idea of a shadow parliament in his speech to parliament Sunday. Former MPs who lost in...

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MP accuses Al-Masry Al-Youm of 'defaming' parliament with cartoons

Ruling party MP Zakaria Azmy has asked Parliamentary Speaker Fathi Sorour to file a lawsuit against Al-Masry Al-Youm for publishing...

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NDP executive committee to review parliament poll results Wednesday

The ruling National Democratic Party (NDP)'s executive committee is scheduled to convene on Wednesday to assess the results of Sunday's...

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Prominent opposition, independent MPs lose seats in People's Assembly

The opposition and independent blocs within Egypt's incoming parliament are set to look considerably different after 15 prominent opposition and...

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NDP calls on party dissidents not to run as independents in parliament races

The ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) has called on "dissidents" within the party not to run in 28 November parliamentary...

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NDP reiterates religious slogans ban, rejects international electoral oversight

“We will reject the use of religious slogans in upcoming parliamentary elections,” Safwat al-Sherif, secretary-general of the ruling National Democratic...

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