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Ruling in Madinaty land sale on Sept 14

Others | 11 August 2010
CAIRO- Egypt's High Administrative Court delayed a ruling on the appeal of Talaat Moustafa Group's (TMG) Madinaty land deal case until September 14, the court said on Tuesday... More

Increase of suicide crimes among youth .. raises Egyptians' worries

Others | 11 August 2010
Cairo – Egypt during the recent years witnessed the widespread of suicide crimes among youth of males and females as well, the matter which raised worries among people, said the Egyptian psychological Dr Khalil Fadil... More

30 protest against soaring food prices with empty plates, spoons

Others | 11 August 2010
CAIRO: A small group of protestors held a sit-in in front of the Cabinet of Ministers on Monday against the significant increase in food prices before Ramadan... More

Egypt's Wafd against hereditary succession

Others | 10 August 2010
CAIRO- Al Wafd, Egypt's largest liberal party, Sunday night said it opposed hereditary succession in Egypt. "Egypt is not a building or property to be passed on from one person to another," el-Sayed el-Badawi, the chairman of the party told a rally of Egypt's opposition on potential guarantees for elections. .. More

Northern border an emergency zone: Egypt

Others | 10 August 2010
Egypt's security deployed several hundred extra forces on its northern border on Thursday, declaring the area under "extreme emergency" following what officials said was the launch of rockets from the area earlier in the week, said Ma'an.. More

Chairman of Ahly club travels to Algeria

Others | 10 August 2010
CAIRO-In an attempt to ease the tension between Egypt and Algeria, Ahly president Hassan Hamdi decided to head his side's contingent that will travel to JS Kabylie in mid-August... More

Egypt will not raise local wheat prices

Others | 9 August 2010
CAIRO- Egypt will not raise local wheat prices or cut bread subsidies after a Russian wheat export ban sent world prices.. More

Delta workers threaten mass suicide

Others | 9 August 2010
EL-MAHALLAH - Workers in a Nile Delta ginning company briefly blocked the main roads Saturday, threatening to commit suicide under trains over a dispute with their employer over paying their wages... More

Somali pirates hijack sugar cargo ship with 24 Egyptian and Syrian crew, says EU

Others | 9 August 2010
A picture released on Aug. 6 by the EU Navfor shows Spanish frigate SPS Victoria tracking a pirate skiff (bottom) on Aug. 3 in the Gulf of Aden. The Spanish warship foiled an attack on a Norwegian chemical tanker in the Gulf of Aden, holding seven suspected Somali pirates pending possible prosecution. (AFP Photo/ EU NAVFOR).. More

Egyptian popular movements hold the government responsible for prices hike

Others | 8 August 2010
Cairo – An Egyptian political front called “The Free Country”, held the government responsible for prices hike calling the Egyptians for joining a demonstration next Monday under the motto “We became hungry”... More

An hour backward in Egypt as of Wed

Others | 8 August 2010
CAIRO - The Egyptian Government made the decision to set the clocks an hour backward starting from Wednesday until September 9. Ramadan is set to start next Wednesday... More

Protest group denies polarisation

Others | 8 August 2010
CAIRO - A co-Founder of a youth movement, using the Internet to press for political change in Egypt, has said that his group is completely independent from other opposition powers... More

Egyptian support to Lebanon against Israel

Others | 5 August 2010
CAIRO-- Egypt Tuesday voiced "full support" with Lebanon against "Israeli violations" following the eruption of a border clash between Lebanon and Israel for the first time in four years. .. More

Egypt court rules on Madinaty land case this week

Others | 5 August 2010
Egypt's Judge Mustafa Hanafi said that Egyptian Supreme Administrative Court will rule on the validity of Talaat Moustafa Group Holding’s purchase of land for its Madinaty real-estate project on Aug. 5.. More

Peres, Mubarak discuss Israeli-Palestinian talks

Others | 5 August 2010
The Egyptian presidency said that Egypt's president Hosni Mubarak and Israeli President Shimon Peres discussed Sunday efforts to relaunch direct talks between Israel and the Palestinians.. More

3 opposition parties to join Egypt's vote

Others | 5 August 2010
CAIRO- Three major Egyptian oppostion have rebuffed calls for boycotting the forthcoming legislative and presidential elections... More

Egyptian hospitalised for alleged torture

Others | 5 August 2010
MANSURA- An Egyptian man jumped off a police station in the Nile Delta town of Bani Ebeid to escape alleged torture.Mohamed Salah Mahmoud, a 18-year-old driver, is now lying in a hospital under security after surving the jump, said his family... More

Mubarak, Sarkozy 'co-ordinate' on peace

Others | 5 August 2010
PARIS- President Hosni Mubarak Monday meets his French counterpart Nicolas Sarkozy on peacemaking in the Middle East, a senior Egyptian official has said... More

Campaigning and counter-campaigning

Others | 4 August 2010
CAIRO - Rivalry for Egypt’s rule has gathered speed after supporters of President Hosni Mubarak’s.. More

Impossible rockets fired from Sinai

Others | 4 August 2010
CAIRO - Egypt Monday denied that the five rockets, which fell near the Israeli beach resort of Eilat and Jordan's port of Aqaba were fired from Egypt's Sinai Peninsula... More

Russia grain trader denies Egypt shipment default

Others | 4 August 2010
Russian state grain trader United Grain Company (UGC) Monday denied that it had defaulted on a wheat shipment to Egypt, adding it was considering legal procedings against its counterparty in the deal.. More