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Bedouin kidnappers seize three Koreans in Egypt’s Sinai

Bedouin kidnappers seize three Koreans in Egypt’s Sinai

Bedouin tribesmen in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula kidnapped three Korean women and their Egyptian translator, in the third such incident this month, security sources said on Friday.

February 11, 2012 6:05
 
Freed Egypt activist says will not stay silent

Freed Egypt activist says will not stay silent

An Egyptian activist who became a symbol of resistance to the army's trials of civilians said on Saturday he would not be silenced and denounced the army for detaining and mistreating "prisoners of conscience".

January 29, 2012 11:09
 

Carter praises Egyptian vote, cites some problems

Former US President Jimmy Carter said Egyptians "should be proud" of the first phase of the parliamentary elections that began this week but said there were areas for improvement for the remaining two stages of the vote.

December 3, 2011 7:32
 

Egypt’s Army Council names Ganzouri Prime Minister

Egypt's ruling military council appointed Kamal Ganzourion Friday as prime minister to form "a national salvation government" to replace the cabinet which resigned this week.

November 25, 2011 3:37
 
Weary workers in Egypt pose economic, political threats

Weary workers in Egypt pose economic, political threats

Companies in Egypt feel the squeeze amid demands for higher pay. Meanwhile the government has hiked minimum wage 67 percent but unions say it’s still low as staff strikes continue.

October 9, 2011 1:00
 
Assets from Arab leaders coming to an inbox near you

Assets from Arab leaders coming to an inbox near you

Email scammers are using the Arab Spring to lure people into giving away money in exchange for bogus millions in assets from deposed leaders.

October 5, 2011 12:42
 

Egypt to start parliamentary vote on November 21-media

Vote will be held in stages to allow judicial supervision; Military to meet political parties to discuss the poll; First free election after decades of autocratic Mubarak rule

September 18, 2011 10:26
 

Egypt to stop using emergency law “soon” -minister

Egypt intends to stop using emergency laws "as soon as possible" after the controversial powers were reactivated this week following the storming of the Israeli embassy, the information minister was quoted as saying on Wednesday.

September 15, 2011 10:51
 
6 things on the web you shouldn’t have missed this week

6 things on the web you shouldn’t have missed this week

Have you seen an ousted president pick his nose on live TV?; Meet the 19-year-old that’s smarter than all the Apple Geniuses; Look at these celebrity homes on sale?

August 5, 2011 12:00
 

Former Mubarak aide faces new corruption probe-MENA

Egypt's former chief of staff faces graft charges fsoon after he was released on $33,640 bail.

May 19, 2011 8:47
 
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