Three officials detained for dumping large number of COVID-19 Sinopharm doses on wastewater canal in Upper Egypt

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 08:20 GMT

The number of dumped packages reached 13,412, at a cost of LE 5,023,200.

Egypt launches investigation after locals find over 122K doses of Sinopharm vaccine dumped in wastewater canal

Fri, 08 Oct 2021 - 06:39 GMT

The dumped doses were found 10 days after the Minister of Health Hala Zayed announced that Egypt received a total of 4,424,400 Covid-19 vaccines from China's Sinopharm Group.

Egyptian public prosecutor arrives in Paris to discuss joint investigations

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 09:51 GMT

Sawy is accompanied with a high-profile delegation and was first met by Egypt's Ambassador to France Alaa Yousef.

Egypt’s Prosecution shifts from handwritten to digital documentation of investigations

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 02:47 GMT

He described the move as a great achievement towards digital transformation within the judicial system.

3 defendants in Egypt’s Fairmont Hotel gang rape cases remanded for 30 days pending investigations

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 - 01:23 GMT

The victim reported the 2014 rape on Aug. 4 to the National Council for Women (NCW), which then filed the case to the prosecutor on behalf of the victim.

Egypt’s EIPR executive director re-detained for 15 days pending investigations

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 01:04 GMT

Bashir and two other accused employees are facing accusations of joining a terrorist group and committing terrorism and finance-related crime.

Egypt rejects any attempt to influence investigations with EIPR employees

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 09:11 GMT

They are facing accusations of joining a terrorist group, committing terrorism and finance-related crime.

Egypt denounces ‘false conclusions’ on arrest of human rights activists, attempts to impact investigations

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 06:58 GMT

The ministry reiterates rejection of any attempt to influence the investigations carried out by the Egyptian Public Prosecution with Egyptian citizens who face legal charges, the ministry spokesman Ahmed Hafez said.

Journalist Basma Mostafa released pending investigations over publishing false news

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 10:28 GMT

Mostafa, who works for the local platform al-Manassa, was detained in Luxor, and been questioned.

Lebanon asks Interpol to detain 2 Russians over port blast

Fri, 02 Oct 2020 - 09:10 GMT

The news agency said judge Fadi Sawwan referred the case to the state prosecution that asked Interpol to detain the two Russian citizens.

3 defendants in Fairmont rape case detained for 4 days pending investigations

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 - 02:05 GMT

Public Prosecution ordered detention of three defendants in the notorious case known as “Fairmont rape case” for four days pending investigations.

In pics: Terrorist cell arrested in Alexandria over 'fabricated videos' on Egypt

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 12:32 GMT

The Ministry of Interior has arrested a terrorist cell in Alexandria over producing fabricated videos on Egypt, as part of the efforts to reveal hostile plans by terrorist Brotherhood organization.

Egypt, Italy top prosecutors discuss developments of Regeni's murder case

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 10:16 GMT

Sawy stressed Egypt's keenness to discover the truth behind the murder of Regeni away from information disseminated by media about the case.

President Sisi follows up probe into doctor’s death from COVID-19

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 09:42 GMT

The investigation has been launched upon President Sisi’s directives.

3 teens detained pending investigation for blasphemy in Egypt

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 10:30 GMT

A video went viral on social media showing a minor was smoking a cigarette while he was performing an Islamic prayer.

Top prosecutor orders continuing investigations into Egyptian researcher

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 12:36 GMT

Egyptian top prosecutor Hamada al-Sawi on Sunday ordered continuing investigations with Egyptian researcher Patrick Zaky, who was arrested once he arrived at the Cairo International Airport from Italy over disseminating fake news.

Cairo Court re-detains 6 officials for 45 days for Ramses train accident

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 06:20 GMT

The arrest warrant included the drivers of the two trains, their assistants and the rail workers over the accusation of manslaughter and vandalism.

Italy prosecutors probe 40 more people over bridge collapse -sources

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 12:29 GMT

Former officials at state-controlled road maintenance operator Anas were also under investigation, the sources said.

Driver of crashed train locomotive mainly responsible for blaze: Initial probe

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 10:06 GMT

The General Prosecution has asked for the National Security investigative reports to probe into any possible link between the driver and outlawed terrorist organizations.

Turkey says Saudi lack of transparency on Khashoggi concerning, detrimental to credibility

Fri, 08 Feb 2019 - 10:28 GMT

Fahrettin Altun, Erdogan's communications director, told Reuters that the series of "false denials" from Saudi officials had led to uncertainty on a host of issues around the case.