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A group of women witnesses to the killing of Shaimaa El-Sabagh Saturday in Downtown Cairo will protest at the place she was shot dead Thursday
According to the parliamentary elections law, party-based lists should include Christians and women
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi is expected to take part in the 24th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa on Friday
Bomb targets a security checkpoint near a mosque in Mostorod
Six bombs went off next to a police station, parking garage, ATM and a drinking water pipeline in Sharqiya
Death toll on fourth anniversary of 25 January revolution reaches over 25 killed and 100 injured in two days

The United Nations human rights chief voiced deep concern Tuesday over the killing of at least ...

Attacks targeting police and court building took place on Tuesday morning
Violent clashes between police and supporters of Mohamed Morsi in northern Cairo left at least 15 people killed in two days  
The release of Gamal Mubarak, the onetime political heavyweight and younger son of Egypt's former president, after four years in jail has sparked heated debate in political circles

The Popular Socialist Alliance Party, to which El-Sabagh belonged, accuse the police of deliberately killing her and security agencies of blocking her funeral gathering

Violence between football fan Ultras and security forces was recurrent in the last four years

Salafist party rejects alliance with anyone linked to the Muslim Brotherhood in upcoming parliamentary poll

Egyptian ambassador Amr Ramadan expresses concern at Turkey’s human rights record during UN review in Geneva

Less religiosity, mounting daily life pressures and lack of help cited among the reasons for what is believed to be a rise in suicidal tendencies in Egypt

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While the taboo around atheism has weakened, state and religious authorities continue to treat it — and atheists — as a disorder, and even a threat to national security

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Adventure tourism is growing in popularity among Egyptians, with local companies offering tours to both local and international destinations


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