Family says Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel Fattah beaten in jail

A leading Egyptian activist who was arrested amid a recent clampdown following anti-government protests has been beaten, threatened and stripped to his underwear while in custody, according...

Will Egypt’s asset sale get it out of its economic hole?

Egypt is privatising – but is it enough to please the IMF and get more funding from the international financial body?

Egypt: rate of coronavirus cases ‘likely to be higher than figures suggest’

Egypt is likely grappling with a higher rate of coronavirus infections than official figures, according to research by Canadian disease specialists and increasing infection...

‘Huge’ fire breaks out at police facility in Egypt

Videos are being shared across social media of the blaze which local media says has injured more than 20 people. The fire erupted at...