07/27/2013 . By TIMEP

Competing demonstrations continued overnight as violence escalated. According to the Ministry of Health, Saturday saw at least 74 people killed and around 750 injured. 65 were killed in Cairo, mostly

06/24/2013 . By TIMEP

A sit-in in Alexandria, conducted in protest of the Culture Minister Alaa Abdel Aziz, was attacked by unknown assailants. Abdel Aziz was considered controversial both for his recent firing of

12/05/2011 . By TIMEP

A run-off round of Egypt’s parliamentary elections began today with polling in Cairo, Alexandria, Asyut, Luxor, Port Said, Kafr el-Sheikh, Damietta, Fayoum and the Red Sea Governorates. The top two

01/29/2011 . By TIMEP

President Mubarak dismissed the government led by Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif, announcing “I have asked the government to resign and tomorrow there will be a new government…[to take steps to]