egyptian revolution

Egyptian parties divided on army official’s meeting


October 3rd, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 2 (IANS) A consultant meeting held between Egyptian chief of staff of the armed forces Sami Anan and several political parties and movements pricked up divisions among parties ... Read more...

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Ousted Egyptian President Mubarak to stand trial on August 3


June 2nd, 2011 - 2:18 am ICT by BNO News
CAIRO (BNO NEWS) -- An Egyptian court on Wednesday announced that ousted President Hosni Mubarak will stand trial for corruption and murder charges on August 3, the Daily News Egypt reported.The Cairo ... Read more...

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Ousted President Mubarak and sons referred to Egyptian criminal court


May 24th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by BNO News
CAIRO, EGYPT (BNO NEWS) -- The Prosecutor's General Office on Tuesday referred the case of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons to a criminal court over the killing of ... Read more...

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Amnesty International demands justice for victims of Egypt’s January revolution


May 20th, 2011 - 3:18 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- At least 840 people were killed and over 6,000 people were injured in the violent repression that took place during the Egyptian revolution earlier this year, Amnesty International ... Read more...

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Mahatma Gandhi inspired young Egyptians, says ElBaradei


March 19th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The Egyptian revolution which ended the three-decade rule of Hosni Mubarak was inspired by the civil disobedience movement of Mahatma Gandhi, Egyptian presidential candidate and ... Read more...

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Indian American creating crowd-sourced film on Egyptian revolution


February 25th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) An Indian-American filmmaker and journalist is leading a project to create a "crowd-sourced interactive documentary" to tell the story of the Egyptian revolution with the same ... Read more...

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Egyptian dad names daughter ‘Facebook’


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cairo, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After the dramatic Egyptian revolution that saw the ousting of the Hosni Mubarak regime, social networking sites have gained prominence in the country.A man is so impressed ... Read more...

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Egyptian revolution will deeply impact other Middle-East nations: Jamaat-e-Islami chief


February 21st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 21(ANI): Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Pakistan chief Syed Munawar Hasan has termed the Egyptian revolution as the first drop of rain, saying that it would deeply impact other countries of the region.Hasan ... Read more...

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Yemen protesters clash with police


February 13th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by BNO News
SANAA (BNO NEWS) -- Hundreds of protesters demanding the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh clashed with police in Sanaa on Sunday, the third day of anti-government protests, the BBC reported.Violence ... Read more...

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Egyptian revolution may spur rise of Islamists: Experts


February 12th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Rahul Dass New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The ouster of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak after 18 days of mass protests may spark similar unrest in other countries with Islamist forces hoping to ... Read more...

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`Egyptian uprising portends fundamental change in Mideast’


February 12th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 12 (IANS) The non-violent Egyptian revolution bringing the Mubarak era to an end may trigger fundamental changes in the Middle East with some experts even predicting the end ... Read more...

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Obama extols non-violence, says Egyptians ‘inspired us’ (Lead)


February 12th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 12 (IANS) US President Barack Obama, a self-confessed follower of Mahatma Gandhi and his ideals, heard echoes of history in the way Egyptians brought about change through nonviolence like ... Read more...

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Obama hears echoes of Gandhi in Egyptian revolution (Lead)


February 12th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 12 (IANS) US President Barack Obama heard echoes of history in the way Egyptians brought about change through the "moral force of nonviolence" like India's Mahatma Gandhi ... Read more...

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A 19th century square spells Egypt’s new liberation


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 2 (IANS) It was a Mubarak who designed a new town square in the millenia-old Cairo which has turned into the fountain head of Egypt's unrest that is now sweeping ... Read more...

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