Parties await Senate elections as pillar for democracy, legislation

Sun, Sep. 15, 2019

Revived by a public referendum in April this year, the senate is believed to be of great importance to the political life in Egypt.

Parties prepare for local elections expected within months

Sun, Sep. 15, 2019

The latest local councils, formed after 2008 polls, were dissolved in 2011 following the popular uprising that ended the 30-year rule of Hosni Mubarak.

Brexit minister Barclay says UK making progress on exit deal, but significant work remains

Sun, Sep. 15, 2019

Britain is making progress towards a Brexit deal but significant work remains to be done, Brexit minister Stephen Barclay told Sky News on Sunday.

U.S. blames Iran for Saudi attacks, 'pretend' diplomacy

Sun, Sep. 15, 2019

Pompeo said on Twitter that there was no evidence the attacks came from Yemen.

Sisi denies social media claims in Youth Conference

Sat, Sep. 14, 2019

Addressing all elderly women in Egypt, Sisi said “Your son [he] is honest and sincere man.”

Sisi answers citizens’ questions on education, regional threats

Sat, Sep. 14, 2019

The president has also highlighted certain achievements in different sectors.

Tunisians prepare for the polls as unpredictable election looms

Sat, Sep. 14, 2019

Tunisia’s presidential election on Sunday is the most unpredictable in its short experience of democracy, a contest with no overwhelming front-runner at a time of economic angst.

Thousands march in Algeria, say no election before elite quits

Sat, Sep. 14, 2019

Tens of thousands of Algerians marched to demand that the rest of the ruling elite follow former president Bouteflika in quitting power before any new election.