Egypt

Egypt arrests former Sisi campaigner turned critic

The arrest of Hazim Abdelazim is the latest in Egypt's ongoing crackdown on dissenting voices.

Egypt arrests former Sisi campaigner turned critic

Middle East

Egypt's jailed journalists: In numbers

On World Press Freedom Day, jailed journalists continue to pay the price for media crackdowns in Egypt.

Egypt's jailed journalists: In numbers

Politics

Profile: Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

The Field Marshal who toppled Egypt's first democratically elected president.

Egypt

Family of couple detained in Egypt call on US to intervene

Lawyer says Ola al-Qaradawi and husband Hosam Khalaf are 'being held hostage' amid Egypt-Qatar political rift.

Family of couple detained in Egypt call on US to intervene

Theresa May

Theresa May thinks Egypt is on the path of democracy

British PM sends message to Egyptian president on his victory in 'election' widely seen as a sham vote.

Theresa May thinks Egypt is on the path of democracy

Egypt

Will Sisi rule Egypt for life?

Analysts say that Sisi's second term will see constitutional changes that will expand his powers.

Will Sisi rule Egypt for life?

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

Sisi narrowly misses 100 percent of vote in Egypt

Ex-army general secures 97 percent win, final results show, in a poll where only challenger was a Sisi supporter.

Mohamed Morsi

Former Egyptian President Morsi 'facing premature death'

Panel of British MPs finds harsh prison conditions could lead to overthrown leader Mohamed Morsi's early death.

Former Egyptian President Morsi 'facing premature death'

Egypt

Egypt's elections come to a close with Sisi set to win

Both fines and incentives were used by Egyptian authorities to encourage a high voter turnout to show legitimacy.

Egypt's elections come to a close with Sisi set to win

Elections

Egypt offers bribes to voters amid low turnout fears

Voters in Egypt have less than an hour to cast their ballots in the presidential election or risk a fine.

Politics

Egypt: Egyptians cast ballot in presidential election

Voting in the presidential election will take place over a three-day period, from 26 to 28 March.

Egypt: Egyptians cast ballot in presidential election

Elections

Egypt elections: Voter turnout is the main suspense

Egyptians are heading to the polls, seen largely as a referendum on Sisi's performance due to lack of opponents.

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

Egyptian voters weigh in on 'foregone conclusion'

Egyptians will head to the polls on Monday in a presidential election analysts have called a 'sham'.

Egypt

'Empty promises' of Sinai development amid crackdown

Experts say security-first approach in Egypt's Sinai marks new 'low' in state's relationship with region and its people.

Sinai Peninsula: Sisi's offensive continues despite promises

Egypt

Egypt 'election': Is Mousa a Sisi 'puppet'?

Ghad party leader endorsed President Sisi for a second term and organised nomination events for the former army chief.

Egypt 'election': Is Mousa Mostafa Mousa a 'puppet' of Sisi?