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.
A delegation of senior Al-Azhar scholars, headed by Dr. Abbas Schumann, visited the victims of the shooting on the Warraq Church.
The committee in charge of revising the constitution has issued the most recent revisions of the articles related to basic freedoms and human rights.
Constitution committee head Amr Moussa denies rumours army has demanded 'immunity' for army chief Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi.
At least 18 people injured in clashes triggered by Islamist protests at Egypt universities.
Deputy leader of Salafist Nour Party calls on deputy PM to promote justice and reconciliation during post-Morsi transitional period.