The Egyptian defendant is accused of working for the Israeli Mossad and providing them with information about the deployment of armed forces in Sinai.
The trial of 51 alleged Brotherhood supporters in Egypt relied on the word of a single police officer, the organization said Sunday.
The Port Said Criminal Court referred on Sunday 11 defendants to the Grand Mufti to issue an opinion on sentencing them to death over murder charges during stadium violence which erupted in the canal city of Port Said in February 2012.
Sherine Abdel Wahab soaks up the sun in Beirut and celebrates her "Best Middle Eastern Female Artist" MEMA win.
Death sentences handed to 11 convicted of participating in the massacre have been referred to the Grand Mufti.
The ousted Egyptian leader faces a potential death penalty change in an upcoming trial this week, but experts warn either way, a harsh sentencing will likely mean the final end for the Brotherhood in Egypt.
Bassem Youssef explains the Middle East's current state of affairs to Jon Stewart!
Ramadan will take us to an unknown village that appears to be cursed in the TV series “The Pledge” ("Al-Ahd"), starring Ghada Adel among other Arab actors.
Palestinians call on Egyptian authorities to reopen the border point to alleviate the suffering of the residents of the Gaza Strip.
What better way to enjoy Eid El Fitr with the family than to celebrate at the cinema and watch Rania Youssef star in the film "Shad Agzaa".
A total of 1460 Egyptians have exited Yemen since 25 March, according to a spokesman for the Egyptian foreign ministry.
Prosecution investigations revealed that a notorious conman, known as Al-Mestarayah, has scammed Egyptians.
The Egyptian army has said that it destroyed 69 entry points to underground tunnels in the Sinai Peninsula on the border with Gaza in the last two and a half weeks.
April 18, 2015
The Cairo Criminal Court postponed on Saturday the trial of 16 defendants accused of involvement in February's deadly football violence to May 18, during the trial's first session.
April 16, 2015
Ahmed Ezz is in the Egyptian spotlight often, be it for his artistic talents or some scandal, and his latest attention grabbing act was sporting a new look that Wafaa Amer assures she has no probs with.
Egypt has signed preliminary deals with Kuwait's Alghanim International for two energy-related projects worth a total of $1.6 billion.
Mohammed Assaf is doing something he's never done before!
Sherine Abdel Wahab
One policeman was killed an another injured when their armored vehicle was hit by an explosive device in northern Sinai.
Bassem Youssef's satirical TV program "El Bernameg" is the first Egyptian and Arab program to win similar award.
Egyptian superstar Tamer Hosny is a raging success in Europe!
She's lost weight, looks great, and is ready for the camera again in "Yana Yanty" TV series with actress Fifi Abdo at her side.
Growth forecasts for Egypt’s real gross domestic product (GDP) were raised to 4% in 2015 and 4.4% in 2016, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in its World Economic Outlook report.
The US said Wednesday it was considering a $57 million sale of missiles to Egypt, the second biggest arms deal this week.
April 15, 2015
Mohamed Salah greeted his former teammate at Basel and upcoming rival Aleksandar Dragovic ahead of the match between Fiorentina and Dynamo Kyiv in the Europa League.
Egypt is set to take part in a major strategic maneuver with Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries, a presidential statement said Tuesday.
The world’s largest wheat importer needs around 9.5 million tonnes of wheat to produce subsidised bread, the main staple food for Egyptians.
A new law bans gays from entering Egypt... too bad for Omar Sharif's grandson!
While the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is yet to officially name a coach for the senior national team, the Super Eagles in preparation for Afcon 2017 in Gabon...
Two military students died, and six other civilians were injured in the attack on Wednesday afternoon.
Egypt moved closer to easing its chronic power shortages this month with the arrival of a floating import terminal marking the start of imports of super-cooled LNG.
April 14, 2015
Egypt signed a $600 million framework agreement with the China Railway Construction Corporation Limited to renovate railway tracks along the the national railway network.
A court in Egypt turned down a request for retrial Tuesday by a politician who received a seven-year prison sentence.
This year, the India by the Nile festival brought several components addressing Egypt's Bollywood lovers, uncovering – or reasserting – the unconditional passion that the population holds towards the Mumbai's riches.
The US particularly criticized Egypt's frequent use of mass trials and sentencing, following the recent conviction 37 defendants to life terms, including Egyptian-American activist Mohamed Soltan.
April 12, 2015
This decision is considered to be a turning point for a country that has been mainly depending on purchasing a locally favoured heritage for years from abroad
An explosion outside a police station in North Sinai left two dead and 30 others injured, medical sources said Sunday.
Five Egyptian soldiers were killed in a roadside bomb in North Sinai on Sunday.
The Egyptian movie “Factory Girl” will be shown in Swedish cinemas on April 24.
Why is Easter a movable feast while Christmas is fixed? Sherry El Gergawi explains.
Sex is a universal interest. But when revolutions begin, priorities change.
April 11, 2015
An Egyptian court announced the death sentencing of 14 Brotherhood members, including party leader, Mohammed Badie, in a televised session Saturday.
April 10, 2015
A Lebanese customs unit arrested a group of drug smugglers Thursday, discovering a large shipment of hash headed for Egypt.
April 9, 2015
Fiorentina’s super striker Mohamed Salah has contributed 60 thousand Euros to Florence Muslim community in the team’s headquarters in Tuscany region, offering them a chance to repair the mosques in the Italian western province.
Four ports in Egypt were closed down on Thursday due to a dust storm that hit the area.
Egypt's KWD 60m (approximately $216m) agreement with the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) will support the West of Cairo power plant project.
The next Cairo Film Festival will have some legendary artists on the advisory committee.
Eleven civilians were killed in a rocket propelled grenade attack in northern Sinai.
Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef will take centre stage at the 58th New York Festivals' International Television & Film Awards in April.
April 8, 2015
An Egyptian prosecutor referred two police officers to to criminal court Wednesday on charges of torturing a Muslim Brotherhood detainee to death.
Mobile application messages alert users on locations of bomb threats and resulting traffic jams.
The late Egyptian singer Abdel Halim Hafez left a legacy that possibly inspired US pop stars Jay-Z and Timbaland in their song "Big Pimpin", which has a striking resemblance to the opening of Hafez's “Khosara Khosara”.
No longer just a rumor, beloved Algerian singer Souad Massi is making way to Egypt this month.
It's already album number five for the hit group.
April 7, 2015
Alessandro Matri opened the scoring and Roberto Pereyra doubled the Serie A leaders' advantage right on half-time before Leonardo Bonucci sealed a remarkable comeback
There's something different about Egyptian actor Ahmed Ezz's face!
Down in the dumps, Egypt? Hani Ramzy has the solution for you!
Is it the end of the road for Egyptian actress Zeina in her legal battle against Ahmed Ezz?
April 6, 2015
The Bianconeri boss has admitted the Egyptian attacker could trouble his side, but he remains hopeful of overturning their first-leg defeat
This Thursday, Egypt will get a little taste of Palestine with Ramallah-based rapper Boikutt at the Sherazade Club for the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival.
A leader of the militant group Ajnad Misr was killed in a raid by Egyptian security forces in southern Cairo.
Investor bearishness and hostilities in Yemen weigh heavily on Egyptian stock market as stocks fall sharply for the second consecutive session.
The Tetouan International Mediterranean Film Festival closed its doors in Morocco on Saturday, and Egyptian actor Asser Yassin went home the victor of the best actor award.
The head of the tobacco traders association in Cairo has submitted a proposal to legalize the hashish trade as a means of decreasing the national budget deficit.