Cairo

Cairo is both daunting and exhilarating. With a population of more than 17 million, Egypt's capital city is crowded, noisy and polluted. It is also one of the most vibrant and complex cities in the world. Skyscrapers and five-star hotels loom over the River Nile, mosques fill even the most westernis...

Cairo News

Italy demands truth from Egypt over Regeni death

Renzi steps up pressure as Italy awaits result of Egyptian report on Regeni case. Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi has reiterated his call for Egypt to help uncover the truth surrounding the dea...
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Egypt court dismisses charges against Mubarak

Former Egyptian president cleared of killing of protesters in 2011 uprising A court in Cairo has dropped its case against deposed former president Hosni Mubarak, his interior minister Habib al-Adl...
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Mass death sentence for Muslim Brotherhood supporters

Brotherhood leader among 683 men facing death sentence An Egyptian court has recommended the death sentence for 683 members of the Muslim Brotherhood including Mohamed Badie, the leader of the outl...
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Court rules in favour of Al-Qursaya residents.

Residents of the island of Al-Qursaya in central Cairo can breathe a sigh of relief after the city
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Egypt human rights criticised.

Egypt has been strongly criticised by Amnesty International in its 2008 state of the world
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Egypt extends emergency law.

Parliament has voted to extend emergency law by two years until June 2010 pending the formulation of new anti-terrorism legislation. Emergency law has been in force in Egypt since the assassination o...