• hosni mubarak faces final retrial over 2011 killing of

    Hosni Mubarak faces final retrial over 2011 killing of protesters

    World | June 04, 2015 18:06 IST

     Cairo: Egypt's highest appeals court today ordered a final retrial against former president Hosni Mubarak over his alleged inaction which led to killing of hundreds of protesters during the 2011 uprising that toppled his three decade-long

  • egypt court confirms death for brotherhood supporter

    Egypt court confirms death for Brotherhood supporter

    World | February 05, 2015 18:00 IST

    Cairo: An Egyptian court confirmed on Thursday the death sentence on a supporter of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group over murder charges, state-run MENA news agency reported.Mahmoud Hassan Ramadan, who has been sentenced to death,

  • egypt court designates hamas military wing a terrorist group

    Egypt court designates Hamas military wing a terrorist group

    World | January 31, 2015 18:34 IST

    Cairo: Judicial officials say the Cairo Court of Urgent Matters has banned the military wing of Gaza-based group Hamas, designating it a terrorist organization.The officials, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized

  • egypt court sentences 188 to death for killing police

    Egypt court sentences 188 to death for killing police

    World | December 03, 2014 8:57 IST

    Cairo: An Egyptian court on Tuesday sentenced 188 people to death over charges of murdering 11 police officers in 2013, media reported.The ruling will be referred to the Grand Mufti, Egypt's highest Islamist legal official,

  • egypt court designates is as terror organisation

    Egypt court designates IS as terror organisation

    World | December 01, 2014 9:07 IST

    Cairo: A court in Cairo on Sunday designated Islamic State (IS), also known as Daesh, as a terror group, a media report said.The ruling of the Court for Urgent Matters came in favour of a

  • egypt court dismisses charges against hosni mubarak

    Egypt court dismisses charges against Hosni Mubarak

    World | November 29, 2014 14:57 IST

    Cairo: An Egyptian court has dismissed criminal charges against former president Hosni Mubarak in connection with the killing of protesters in the 2011 uprising that ended his nearly three-decade reign.Mubarak, 86, was also acquitted of

  • egypt court suspends elections called by morsi

    Egypt court suspends elections called by Morsi

    World | March 07, 2013 7:19 IST

    Cairo, March 7: Egypt's Administrative Court has overturned a presidential decree by Mohammed Morsi that called for general elections next month.According to the Al-Ahram daily, the court said the law covering the polls needed to

  • top egypt courts joins anti morsy protest

    Top Egypt courts joins anti-Morsy protest

    World | November 28, 2012 22:16 IST

    Cairo, Nov28: Egypt's two highest appeals courts suspended their work on Wednesday to protest the Presidential decrees that gave the country's leader Mohamed Morsy near-absolute powers, state television reported.Judges of the Cassation Court decided in

  • egypt court to give verdict on hosni mubarak today

    Egypt court to give verdict on Hosni Mubarak today

    World | June 02, 2012 10:00 IST

    Cairo, Jun 2 :  An Egyptian court may announce its verdict today in the landmark trial of ousted president Hosni Mubarak, 15 months after a popular mass uprising forced him out of power.Mubarak (84) along

  • egypt court orders govt to ban porn websites

    Egypt Court Orders Govt To Ban Porn Websites

    World | March 31, 2012 9:24 IST

    Cairo, March 31: An Egyptian court has ordered the government to ban pornographic websites in order to protect society and its values.The ruling came from a lower court and can be appealed. Three years ago

  • egypt court sets june 2 for mubarak verdict

    Egypt Court Sets June 2 For Mubarak Verdict

    World | February 23, 2012 7:57 IST

    Cairo, Feb 23: The fate of Egypt's former strongman Hosni Mubarak will be decided on June 2, with the Egyptian court conducting his trial setting the final date for verdict after the ousted president turned