|Impasse or not?
Doaa El-Bey follows diplomatic efforts to keep Palestinian-Israeli direct negotiations on track
'A deep red line'
Pope Shenouda III is sorry for comments made by a bishop questioning the authenticity of a Quranic verse, reports Reem Leila
Far from over
An unexpected verdict in an unexpected time was how the retrial of business tycoon Hisham Talaat Mustafa ended, writes Shaden Shehab
Desperately seeking the HEC
Opposition parties doubt the Higher Election Commission's ability to deliver a free and fair parliamentary poll, reports Gamal Essam El-Din
Playing their part
What is the role of non-governmental organisations in the coming parliamentary elections? Mohamed Abdel-Baky attends a seminar on the subject
The NDP seems to be struggling to select candidates for November's parliamentary poll, reports Gamal Essam El-Din
The death of Major General Ahmed Raafat -- the central figure in the drive to persuade Jihadist leaders to renounce violence and the only official in the security establishment willing to shoulder its full political brunt -- has revived controversy over the durability of Jihadist renunciations of violence...