Egyptian Social Democratic Party: From opposition to cabinet leaders Founded after the January 25 Revolution, the Egyptian Social Democratic Party (ESDP) sits at the top of the government ... The ESDP is a member of the National Salvation Front (NSF), Egypt's main coalition of liberal and leftist parties, which is a major ... 07/23/2013 - 6:45 am | View Link
Egyptian Elections: There Is No Clear Frontrunner in a Crowded Field In the absence of any real data or a clear frontrunner, everyone assumed that the two with the highest media profiles would be the ones ... his intentions to shut down alcohol factories. Egypt’s presidential election has one final achievement to add ... 05/23/2012 - 4:09 am | View Link
Egyptian presidential elections: The candidates Egypt's election commission has released the final list of candidates ... of which at least one dropped out since ballot papers were printed. BBC Monitoring profiles the presidential hopefuls. Egypt candidate: Amr Moussa was Arab League secretary-general ... 05/22/2012 - 7:12 pm | View Link
Egypt to hold historic presidential election Here are some profiles of Egypt's main presidential candidates. Morsi, the Muslim Brotherhood's candidate was educated as an engineer in southern California. Elected to parliament several times under Mubarak's rule, Morsi lacks the charisma of the ... 05/22/2012 - 8:14 am | View Link
Profiles of Egypt's main presidential candidates Deputy head of the Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt's strongest political movement, and thus a top contender. A behind-the-scenes operator, el-Shater, 61, is the top Brotherhood strategist and a chief financier. Educated as an engineer, el-Shater is a ... 04/9/2012 - 7:20 am | View Link
Egypt News Chronology of Coverage. May. 19, 2015. Editorial deplores fact that Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's first democratically elected president, may be executed, act that would ... 06/1/2015 - 4:10 pm | View Website
Egypt | Country Profiles | NTI The February 2011 revolution that ousted President Hosni Mubarak, subsequent regime changes, and ongoing political turmoil all complicate an assessment of Egypt's ... 06/1/2015 - 4:03 pm | View Website
Hosni Mubarak Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak is a former Egyptian military and political leader who served as the fourth President of Egypt from 1981 to 2011. Before he entered ... 06/1/2015 - 10:55 am | View Website
Egyptian presidential election, 2012 Rules . The rules for the election were released on 30 January 2012. Candidates had to be born in Egypt to Egyptian parents, may not have held dual nationality and ... 06/1/2015 - 10:26 am | View Website
Egypt Country Profile Arab Republic of Egypt. Chairman of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces: Field Marshal Mohammed Hussein Tantawi (2011) President: Gen. Abdel Fattah el-Sisi (2014) 05/31/2015 - 9:26 pm | View Website
A passenger ship carrying 458 people, many of them elderly tourists, sank in China’s Yangtze River on Monday night amid strong winds, with state media reporting at least one dead and only 10 rescued so far.
CNNCanada court orders tobacco companies to pay billions in damagesCNN(CNN) A Canadian judge has ordered three tobacco companies to shell out billions of dollars in damages in a pair of class action lawsuits. The plaintiffs in the case alleged the companies didn't do enough to warn customers about the dangers of smoking,
Members of a dissident teachers’ group went on indefinite strike in Mexico, leaving at least a million children without classes, in an effort to halt an education overhaul and disrupt coming federal midterm elections.
U. S. law-enforcement officials say they believe FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke authorized transfer of $10 million that allegedly was meant to secure South Africa’s hosting rights to the 2008 World Cup.