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Egypt: More sanctions on FMG to 15 years of imprisonment Egypt announced on Sunday bringing into force a law that emphasizes sanctions on Female genital mutilation (FGM). The law toughens penalties to imprisonment of two years to a maximum of 15 years in ... Sunday 04-12-2016 07:48 PM Pro-Egypt's army campaign against Qatari libellous clip New hashtags are trending on Egyptian twitter-sphere defending Egypts army against a clip produced by Qatari channel al-Jazeera. The hashtag #دولا_عساكر_مصريين ; reads: Those are Egyptian ... Saturday 26-11-2016 01:22 PM Parliament Approves 4 Agreements worth USD 3.5 Billion with Germany, Korea, Japan and KFAED On 15 November 2016, the parliament approved 4 agreements worth USD 3.5 billion signed by the Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Sahar Nasr with Germany, Korea, Japan and the Kuwaiti Fund for ... Wednesday 16-11-2016 05:15 PM Sisi meets Parliament committee to release young detainees Cairo - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi assigned members of the Detained Youth Committee to look into cases of prisoners who received final verdicts in publishing and opinion cases during his ... Sunday 13-11-2016 10:12 AM British delegation agreed MB designation as a terrorist group, MPs Egyptian MPs told reporters after their meeting with a British parliamentary delegation in Cairo on Tuesday that the delegation agreed that the Muslim Brotherhood group “must be designated a ... Wednesday 27-07-2016 11:57 AM Parliament will toughen punishments against national unity violators, MP Egypt’s Support parliamentary coalition drafts currently a new law to toughen the punishments against the violators of national unity in Egypt, said the coalition’s president Saad Al Gamal on ... Monday 25-07-2016 12:42 PM Parliamentarian proposes closing exchange offices to “control damage” Member of Budget and Planning Committee of House of Representatives, MP Mohamed el-Shahawy proposed Sunday to close all exchange offices across the nation to control the prices of US dollars and ... Sunday 24-07-2016 02:24 PM Political parties demand dismissal of Sherif Ismail’s government A number of political parties have expressed its frustration of performance of Prime Minister, Sherif Ismail’s government in handling very important and vital issues, Al Bawaba News reported ... Saturday 23-07-2016 05:28 PM Malek Adly health upon Parliament's Agenda MP Haitham al-Hariry has demanded to quest the interior minister at the parliament, over the unfair custody conditions of lawyer and human rights defender Malek Adly. The parliamentarian said that ... Saturday 23-07-2016 03:15 PM Parliament to discuss Civil Service Law’s article 16, press law amendment on Sunday Egypt’s Parliament, headed by Ali Abdel Aal will discuss on Sunday the Civil Service Law’s article 16, which was met with an objection from parliament members. The Parliament will also discuss the ... Saturday 23-07-2016 02:37 PM Parliament to discuss police law amendments on Sunday Head of the Egyptian parliaments Defense and National Security Committee, Kamal Amer said Saturday that the committee will discuss on Sunday the Prime Minister’s decision on the draft law amending ... Saturday 23-07-2016 01:56 PM Parliamentarians propose formation of fact-finding mission for Minya's incident, MP Minya’s parliamentarian submitted a formal request to Speaker of Egypt’s parliament to form a fact-finding mission to investigate the sectarian incidents witnessed in a village, said MP Margraet ... Thursday 21-07-2016 11:44 AM Court annuls membership of MP Ahmed Mortada Mansour Court of Appeal decided Wednesday to annul the membership of MP Ahmed Mortada Mansour in the House of Representatives, announcing former candidate Amr el-Shobky to replace him, al-Masry al-Youm ... Wednesday 20-07-2016 05:30 PM Parliament approves extension of state emergency in N.Sinai Egyptian Parliament approved Tuesday the Presidential decree to extend state of emergency in North Sinai for another three months, Al-Bawaba News reported. The state of emergency will be extended ... Tuesday 19-07-2016 05:09 PM Parliamentary committee to meet with Tawadros, MP Religious committee of Egypts parliament is scheduled to meet with Coptic Patriarch, Pope Tawadros II on Monday, said MP Omar Hamrosh. He said, in a press statement, that the meeting aims to ... Tuesday 19-07-2016 01:06 PM