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Egypt: Curfew imposed after hundreds killed in police crackdown

Egypt remains under a tense state of emergency after police forces stormed the Cairo protest camps supporting ousted president Mohamed Morsi.

Egypt’s prime minister edges closer to forming cabinet

Egypt's new prime minister has gotten closer to forming a cabinet as supporters of Mohamed Morsi vow to keep fighting for his reinstatement.

Vote counting commences after Egypt’s renaissance

Vote counting has begun in Egypt's landmark election, which pitted stability against the ideals of the uprising that ended Hosni Mubarak's rule.

Post-Mubarak Egypt still lost

Egypt is still struggling with grievances a year after a spectacular uprising that ousted Hosni Mubarak and turned the country's politics upside down.

Scores killed, hundreds injured in Egypt soccer tragedy

A riot that erupted after a soccer match in the Egyptian city of Port Said has killed at least 74 people and left hundreds more injured.

Arab ministers consider progress of Syria mission

Arab foreign ministers are reviewing the record of a criticised observer mission to Syria, amid calls for the bloc to cede to the United Nations.

Virginity tests declared illegal in Egypt’s prisons

An Egyptian court has ordered an end to forced virginity tests female detainees have been subjected to after the practice sparked a national outcry.

Egypt’s liberals battle Islamist popularity

Egyptians have headed to the polls again to choose the first post-revolution Parliament, as liberals battle to compete with Islamist parties.

Egyptians head to the polls amid deadly clashes

Egyptians will vote in the first legislative elections since Hosni Mubarak was ousted but a deadly countdown has cast a shadow over Egypt's polls.

Transfer power, say Tahrir protesters

Several hundred Egyptians occupied Cairo's Tahrir Square on Sunday, following a night of deadly clashes.

Tense Egypt rocked by bloody clashes

Bloody clashes between protesters and anti-riot police raged overnight in Cairo's Tahrir Square, while new scuffles erupted on Wednesday.

Mubarak trial set for August 3

Ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak is to face trial on August 3 on charges of ordering the killing of protesters and fraud.

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