A security campaign carried out in North Sinai on Saturday left three suspected militants dead, Egypt's state news agency MENA said.
A Cairo court ordered on Saturday the release of two police officers accused of "torturing to death" a lawyer in custody on a bail worth 10,000 Egyptian pounds ($ 1,310), a prosecution official said.
Eight individuals were injured when an improvised explosive device went off outside a Cairo University gate on Saturday, the state agency MENA reported.
The Giza Criminal Court sentenced on Saturday four defendants accused of espionage to prison, including two Israeli officers at the Mossad who were sentenced in absentia.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi inaugurated on Saturday morning the Arab League summit in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh, announcing his support for a proposed unified Arab force.
The United Nations Security Council unanimously passed on Friday a resolution calling for fighting the threats of terrorism in Libya in coordination with its government, yet without lifting the arms embargo on the conflict-torn country.
Egypt's return to the international debt market after a five-year gap is set to attract heavy demand - so heavy that the new bonds risk pricing at precariously high levels.
When President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said people should not moan about Egypt because it was not like war-ravaged Iraq or Syria, his remark gave birth to a joke: New Egyptian passports should read "The Country not like Iraq or Syria."
A circular patch of land in Cairo's central Tahrir Square poses a dilemma for the government: how to honour the epicentre of the 2011 popular uprising while pressing ahead with one of the fiercest crackdowns on dissent in Egypt's history?
At a remote spot in the Sinai desert last month, a commander of Egypt's most feared Islamist group outlined his hopes of toppling the country's government.
On Saturday 15 November, a court of law should pass its verdict, at the elementary level, on a lawsuit filed by three lawyers who demand to have the Salafist Al-Nour Party dissolved for allegedly violating the constitution.
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