Egyptians protest over new bread subsidies system

2017-03-08 06:00

Dozens of Egyptians have protested across the country because they are unable to get their share of subsidised bread, police say.

Egypt police arrest son of deposed Islamist president Morsi

2016-12-09 14:23

Egyptian police have arrested the son of former Islamist president Mohammed Morsi on charges linked to a protest against his father's ouster that resulted in hundreds of deaths, officials say.

11 die in unrest on Egypt uprising anniversary

2015-01-25 18:30

At least 10 protesters and a policeman have been killed in unrest in Egypt as the country marked the fourth anniversary of its 2011 uprising, officials say.

Egyptian cop killed in Cairo bomb blast

2014-04-19 07:54

An Egyptian police officer has been killed when a bomb targeting a traffic police kiosk in Cairo exploded.

Egypt to try 23 Islamists for unauthorised demo

2013-12-17 19:20

An Egyptian court will try 23 Islamists under a newly passed law banning unauthorised demonstrations.

Egyptian police clash with Islamists in Cairo

2013-12-01 19:36

Police have used heavy tear gas to clear hundreds of supporters of Egypt's ousted Islamist president from Cairo's famed Tahrir Square shortly after they took over the plaza.

21 Egyptian protesters get 11 years in jail

2013-11-27 21:46

An Egyptian court has sentenced 21 women, seven of them still teenagers, to lengthy jail sentences for holding a pro-Morsi protest.

Egypt orders arrest of 2 leading activists

2013-11-27 11:29

An Egyptian prosecutor has ordered the arrest of two prominent activists for inciting protests, a source in the prosecutor’s office says.

Protesters injured as cops storm Tahrir Square

2013-11-20 07:44

Egyptian riot police backed by armoured vehicles have stormed Cairo’s Tahrir Square to disperse stone-throwing protesters, firing tear gas and shots to scatter the demonstrators, a report says.

Memorial at Egypt's Tahrir sparks protest

2013-11-18 11:06

Where tents once sprouted and protesters chanted, municipal workers are now laying grass and flowers in the roundabout of Egypt's famous Tahrir Square.


Six years on, Egypt activists worry uprising 'gone to waste'

2017-01-23 12:41

Six years after Hosni Mubarak was forced from power, activists behind Egypt's 2011 uprising are facing a new crackdown and struggling to see much reason for hope.

Egypt protest calls largely unheeded

2016-11-12 14:00

Egyptian police have quashed a few small protests across the country and arrested hundreds of protesters as calls for an uprising against the rising prices largely went unheeded.

Unrest fears: Egypt clamps down on campuses

2014-10-21 08:29

As the new academic term began in Egypt, riot police were standing guard at Cairo's universities to quash any repeat of Islamist-led protests that previously turned campuses nationwide into battlefields.

2 dead in fresh Cairo clashes

2014-01-02 12:09

Two people have died in clashes between Egyptian police and student supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi protesting against the new military-installed authorities.

Egypt police teargas protesters

2013-12-02 08:40

Police have fired tear gas to drive hundreds of supporters of Egypt’s Islamist president Mohammed Morsi from Cairo’s famed Tahrir Square.

Egyptian activist held over protest call

2013-11-29 12:42

Egyptian security forces have arrested a prominent political activist over inciting a demonstration in defiance of a new law heavily restricting protests in the country.

Egyptian detain 24 for protesting

2013-11-27 13:52

Egypt’s prosecutor general has ordered 24 detained activists to be held for four days for protesting a newly passed law criminalising demonstrations without permits.

Egypt issues law restricting protests

2013-11-25 08:53

Egypt’s interim president has banned public gatherings of more than 10 people without prior government approval in a bid to stifle the near-constant protests roiling the country.

Egypt: Tensions flare up ahead of mass protests

2013-11-19 07:57

At least 1 000 people have marched in Cairo’s Tahrir Square to condemn the actions of Egyptian security forces and some voiced rare criticism of the army chief, ahead of planned mass protests.

I'm the legitimate leader, Morsi tells court

2013-11-04 13:44

Egypt's deposed president has defiantly told the court that he is the country's "legitimate" leader and it has no jurisdiction to try him.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.