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ISIS attacks soldiers in Egypt’s Sinai, 70 killed

ISIS launched an unprecedented wave of attacks Wednesday on Egyptian soldiers in the Sinai Peninsula that killed at least 70 people, in a major challenge to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

Egypt’s top prosecutor killed in Cairo bombing

Egypt’s state prosecutor has died hours after a powerful bomb hit his convoy in Cairo on Monday, officials said, following jihadist calls for attacks on the judiciary to punish a crackdown on Islamist

Egyptian court upholds Morsi death sentence

Egypt’s ousted Islamist President Mohammed -AP

An Egyptian court on Tuesday upheld a death sentence against ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi for plotting jailbreaks and attacks on the police during the country’s 2011 uprising.

Egypt’s winemakers seek to revive ancient art

A worker packs bottles of Egyptian-produced wine at the plant of EgyBev, near the Red Sea resort city of El Gouna, Egypt.— AP

An organic wine producer is growing indigenous grapes near famed pharaonic tombs in central Egypt, vintners in the Nile Delta have modernised a long-neglected 19th century winery, and in Cairo’s hotel

Hamas not a terrorist organisation, says Egyptian court

An Egyptian appeals court on Saturday cancelled a ruling to list the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organisation, judicial sources said, signalling a possible easing of pressure on the Gaza St

Rules drafted for joint Arab force

New outfit to intervene in crises ranging from Syria war to Yemen insurgency

Egypt ISIS militants call for attacks on judges

ISIS group jihadists in Egypt have called for attacks on judges in retaliation for the hanging of six convicted militants and a crackdown on Islamists.

Hosni Mubarak gets 3 years for graft

An Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons to three years in prison on Saturday after a retrial for embezzlement.

Arabs begin talks on building regional force


Chief of Staff of the Egyptian armed forces, Mahmoud Hegazi, salutes as he arrives to chair the opening session of the Arab military chiefs’ meeting at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, on Wednesday. (Photo: AP)

Egypt jails Mohamed Morsi for 20 years

Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi sits in a soundproof glass cage inside a makeshift courtroom (Photo: AP)

Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Morsi was sentenced to 20 years in prison without parole on Tuesday on charges arising from the killing of protesters, nearly three years after he became Egypt’s firs

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It was on June 26, 1975, that the Emergency was declared in the country.