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Egypt Parliamentary Elections

Egypt To Hold Parliamentary Elections In About Six Months

Reuters | Posted 07.08.2013 | World

(Reuters) - Egypt will hold new parliamentary elections once amendments to its suspended constitution are approved in a referendum, the interim head o...

Court Suspends Egypt's Parliament Election

AP | SARAH EL DEEB and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 03.07.2013 | World

CAIRO -- An Egyptian court on Wednesday ordered the suspension of parliamentary elections scheduled to begin in April, opening a legal battle likely t...

Ultraconservative Egyptian Lawmaker Caught 'Violating Public Decency'

AP | AYA BATRAWY | Posted 08.09.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egyptian prosecutors intend to investigate an ultraconservative lawmaker whom police say was caught in his car "violating public decency...

Egyptian Parliament Selects First Ever Islamist As Speaker

AP | By MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 01.16.2012 | World

CAIRO -- Top parties in Egypt's incoming parliament have agreed to select an Islamist politician as house speaker for the first time in decades, party...

Muslim Brotherhood Stays Quiet On Calls For Transfer Of Power

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 02.20.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's ruling military escalated its tone against pro-democracy activists Wednesday, warning of an attempt to "topple the state," as go...

Egyptians Return To Polls

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and AYA BATRAWY | Posted 02.12.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egyptians turned out in large numbers Wednesday for a second round of parliamentary elections, with Islamists looking to boost their alr...

Voter Turnout Lower Than Expected In Egyptian Runoffs

AP | BEN HUBBARD AND SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 02.04.2012 | World

CAIRO — The runoff Monday for Egypt's first-round parliamentary elections heated up tensions between competing Islamist groups that have so far ...