Cairo Criminal Court sentences 75, including top Muslim Brotherhood leaders to death in 2013 sit-in case
Egypt's State-run media says a court has sentenced 75 people to death, including top figures of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, for their involvement in a 2013 sit-in.
Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi sworn in for second term as president of Egypt after winning over 97 percent of votes
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi was sworn in for a second four-year term on Saturday after being re-elected in a vote earlier this year
Voting underway for Egypt's presidential election, incumbent President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi expected to return
Voting was underway in Egypt for the country's presidential election on Monday with incumbent President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi expected to be returned by a landslide.
An Egyptian court has convicted former Islamist President Mohammed Morsi and 18 others over insulting the judiciary, sentencing them to three years in prison.
There has been no official word yet as on the whereabouts of an Egyptian presidential hopeful who flew home from the United Arab Emirates 24 hours ago
Top Egypt court upholds life sentence against ousted president Mohammed Morsi for leaking state documents
The Court of Cassation ruling, which is final, overthrew a 15-year sentence for Morsi on charges of stealing the documents, handed during the initial sentencing.
Cairo: 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.
Muslim 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.
At 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.
A bombing at Egypt's main Coptic Christian cathedral killed 22 people and wounded another 35 on Sunday, according to Egyptian state television, in the second deadly attack to hit the Egyptian capital in two days.
An Egyptian criminal court on Saturday confirmed a 20-year prison sentence given to Mohammed Morsi for inciting violence during demonstrations in 2012, in the first final verdict in a case against the former president
Saudi jets are due to arrive at a Turkish base this week take part in the air campaign against Islamic State jihadists in Syria, Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday.
Media in Egypt have reacted with fury as Britain and the United States increasingly point to a bomb as the cause of the Oct. 31 Russian plane crash in Sinai.
Egyptian security and military officials say Islamic militants have staged simultaneous attacks, including a suicide car bombing, on army checkpoints in northern Sinai, killing at least 30 soldiers.
The lawyer of Egypt's ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi on Thursday challenged the 20-year prison term handed down to him for inciting violence
Two senior officials of the Muslim Brotherhood were arrested alongside with June 6 being fixed as the date to decide Morsis sentence
Egypt has waged a sweeping crackdown on the Brotherhood since the military ouster in July 2013 of President Mohammed Morsi following mass demonstrations.
But critics say authorities are not implementing the constitution and have yet to reform laws to conform.
The unknown speaker in the recording released Sunday says Ansar Beit al-Maqdis decided to join the Islamic State group, "whose emergence resembles a new dawn raising the banner of monotheism."
A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday.