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The elite academic institution will receive graduates of all Egyptian high schools; studies to begin in September on same campus
A Cairo court sentences 29 supporters of ousted Islamist president to three years in jail for trying to hold a sit-in in Tahrir Square
The scheduled closed meeting is to come under 24 hours from the US State Department's certification to Congress to resume Egypt's military and civilian US assistance programme
Adly Mansour lays wreath at war memorial to mark the end of Israel's occupation of the Sinai Peninsula
US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel informs his Egyptian counterpart Col. Gen. Sedki Sobhy of Apache helicopters delivery and moves to ease restrictions on financial aid
A brigadier-general was killed and a second officer injured when a bomb placed under their vehicle exploded on Wednesday morning
Trip to Cairo is postponed a second time, as an Egyptian bishop denies that the delay is due to political tensions between Ethiopia and Egypt over a Nile dam project
Egypt prosecution in Tuesday's court session presents 20 videos it says prove that the Al-Jazeera journalists had doctored their news footage
What would it take for Cairo and Doha to make real peace?  
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Sama El-Masry became notorious after she released amateur videos mocking Islamists during the rule of president Mohamed Morsi

Human chains on Wednesday and female sit-in currently underway mark lead-up to campaign against controversial law banning unauthorised protests

The Obama administration said Tuesday it has certified that Egypt is upholding its 35-year-old ...


Latest escalation of striking health sector includes a march on 28 April to the government's headquarters and an open sit-in at the health ministry

University is due to receive new students despite a court ruling stripping it of its campus; insiders say a settlement to share the premises with Nile University has been reached

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Easter is a lonely, sombre time for people like Nashed Fekry, who lost his entire family in a terrorist attack

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