After violence erupts at protests at the presidential palace to oust Egypt's cabinet, PM Qandil admits govt and politicians haven't met youth demands.
Egyptian presidency asserts in press release that state policy is to prohibit torture, warning against attempts to capitalize on regretful incidents.
Members of masked group call for demonstrations outside Supreme Court in Cairo despite prosecutor-general's recent order for their arrest.
Egypt's president welcomes Al-Azhar's initiative where political and religious figures denounce violence and uphold national dialogue to resolve current crisis.
Human rights abuses have continued unabated since President Mohamed Morsy took office, the Human Rights Watch asserted in its yearly report on the MENA region.
Vice-president of Egypt's newest Salafist party condemns new initiative tabled by Salafist Nour Party and National Salvation Front.
Endorsed by parties and groups from across Egypt's political spectrum, ten-point Al-Azhar initiative aims to end country's ongoing political crisis
Salafi Dawah vice president Yasser Borhamy slammed Islamist forces who criticized the Nour Party for meeting with the liberal National Salvation Front (NSF).
Around 150 Nour Party members in Giza resigned Thursday in protest over a meeting between Nour leaders and National Salvation Front figures earlier that day.
Egypt remains gripped in political turmoil despite efforts by President Morsi to initiate dialogue with his opponents.