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May 21, 2017
Egypt refers 48 suspects to military trial over Islamic State church attacksCairo: Egyptian authorities on Sunday referred 48 suspected members of the Islamic State group to a military trial for their alleged involvement in three suicide bombings at Christian churches that killed at least 74 people.
May 20, 2017
Sudan president Omar al-Bashir will not attend Saudi summit with Donald TrumpCairo: Sudan's state news agency says Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir, who has been indicted for war crimes by the International Criminal Court, will not attend the Islamic Summit in Saudi Arabia where US president Donald Trump is the guest of honour.
Apr 30, 2017
Egyptian court awards death sentence to Mulsim Brotherhood leader Wagdi Ghoneim in absentiaMuslim Brotherhood leader and radical Islamic preacher Wagdy Ghoneim was on Sunday sentenced to death in absentia by an Egyptian court for setting up a terror group after the 2013 overthrow of Islamist president Mohammed Morsi.
Apr 30, 2017
Muslim Brotherhood leader Wagdy Ghoneim sentenced to death by Cairo Criminal CourtCairo: Muslim Brotherhood leader and Islamic radical preacher Wagdy Ghoneim and two others were sentenced to death by an Egyptian court Sunday over terror-related charges.
Apr 10, 2017
Egypt churches attacked: Emergency imposed as 44 killed in suicide bombing, Islamic State claims responsibilityIt was the single deadliest day for Christians in decades and the worst since a bombing at a church in Cairo, Egypt in December that killed 30 people.
Apr 09, 2017
Churches attacked in Egypt: 45 dead, 119 injured after explosions hit Tanta and AlexandriaAt least 45 people were killed and nearly 120 others injured in powerful blasts triggered by ISIS in two churches packed with worshippers celebrating Palm Sunday in Egypt's Tanta and Alexandria cities, the deadliest attacks on the minority Coptic Christians in recent years.
Mar 02, 2017
Egypt's Hosni Mubarak back in Cairo court for 'killing protesters'Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has returned to a Cairo courtroom for a retrial on charges of killing protesters during the 2011 uprising that ended his nearly three-decade reign.
Jan 18, 2017
Egyptian football star Mohamed Aboutrika placed on 'terror' listAn Egyptian court has added former football star Mohamed Aboutrika to the authorities' terror list, his lawyer said on Tuesday.
Jan 11, 2017
Watch: Barack Obama's best speeches, from Cairo to CharlestonFor the last time in his presidency, Barack Obama will take the stage Tuesday night to address the American people.
Dec 26, 2016
2016 in review: Do you have what it takes to go for this really really really difficult Firstpost quiz?From Modi's demonetisation politics to Rio Olympics, how closely have you been following news this year? Test your knowledge here.