Nader Bakkar says Salafist party does not oppose presidential bid by army chief Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi, accuses Muslim Brotherhood of embroiling Egypt in turmoil.
Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader Mohamed Badie, Khairat El-Shater and four others face trial for incitement to murder.
Ousted president Morsi will not delegate lawyers to defend him in his trial over incitement of murder while pro-Morsi coalition calls for mass protests.
A recent reconciliation initiative between interim authorities and Islamists seems to have reached a deadlock as Morsi allies refuse to make concessions.
Amr Ali to succeed April 6 founder and long-time leader Ahmed Maher
Committee votes to lift restrictions on church building, postpones decision on article stipulating 'absolute freedom of belief' for all citizens.
Spokesperson for constitutional committee says majority in favor of absolute religious freedom in constitution, denies article 219 back on table for discussion.
Al-Qaeda in Iraq has threatened to take over all Sunni towns on the Syrian border.
Amr Moussa, head of the 50-member committee tasked with drafting the new Egyptian constitution, discusses his vision for the future constitution.
The interim government appointed by the Egyptian army is banishing Islamist preachers from mosques.