Egyptian football star placed on 'terror' list
An Egyptian court has added former football star Mohamed Aboutrika to the authorities' terror list, his lawyer said on Tuesday, based on suspicions he financed the banned Muslim Brotherhood.
Egypt v Mali : interesting facts you should know
Five facts for the Africa Cup of Nations Group D match between Egypt and Mali in Port-Gentil Tuesday (1900 GMT):
Judge hangs himself amid corruption scandal
A senior Egyptian judge hanged himself in custody on Monday a day after his arrest in connection with an investigation into a corruption case, his lawyer said.
Egypt detains Jazeera reporter over 'fake news'
Egypt has ordered the detention for 15 days of an Al-Jazeera journalist accused of incitement and fabricating news, a prosecution official said on Sunday.
Bomb in Egypt capital kills six police
A bombing killed six policemen at a checkpoint in Cairo on Friday, the latest in a string of attacks in Egypt's capital targeting security forces and officials, the interior ministry said.
'World's heaviest woman' to fly to India for surgery
An Egyptian who is believed to be the world's heaviest woman is to fly to India for weight reduction surgery after the country's foreign minister personally intervened to secure her a visa.
Egypt court overturns Morsi death sentence
An Egyptian appeals court on Tuesday overturned a death sentence handed down against ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in one of four trials since his 2013 overthrow.
Egypt central bank floats pound
Egypt floated the country's pound Thursday as part of a raft of reforms, after a dollar crunch and exorbitant black market trade threatened to grind some imports to a halt.