A younger NDP?
The ruling NDP has a new, younger leadership. Will it reinvigorate the part? Omayma Abdel-Latif explores the shake-up
Bills to clean up the polls
Various proposals are being mooted for amending the existing political rights law. A new formula is expected to be passed before the next parliamentary elections in November. Gamal Essam El-Din reviews the ideas
As expected, the government's policy statement to the People's Assembly was met by criticism from some opposition parties. Fatemah Farag gauges the reaction on the left
Veteran journalist dies
Prominent journalist Galal Eissa died on Monday at the age of 63. Born in the village of Meleeg in the governorate of Menoufiya in 1937, Eissa rose to fame at Al-Akhbar newspaper, which he joined in the late fifties. --read on--