Dubai has named the Grand Sheikh of al-Azhar, Ahmed al-Tayyeb, Islamic figure of the year.
Pro and anti Morsi forces face-off in Cairo, Qaliubiya and Damietta; video taken near Tahrir Square shows shotguns; at least three confirmed dead.
Magda Shehata Haroun was chosen to head the Egyptian Jewish community because of her young age, notwithstanding her remarkable personality.
Vice President of the Freedom and Justice Party Essam al-Erian on Monday called on Egyptians to besiege the US Embassy.
Street fighting between loyalists and opponents of Egypt's toppled president Mohamed Morsi in canal city of Suez leaves over a hundred injured.
July opinion poll surveying 2,214 adults across Egypt shows public disapproval for protests backing toppled Islamist leader.
The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt fell from power because it tried to impose its philosophy on the masses and shied away from a national dialogue.
Morsi's decision to cut all diplomatic ties to Damascus is 'under review' as Egypt's new foreign minister expresses support for Syrian people.
Inaugural meeting was 'procedural', establishing one-week window for political groups to submit amendments.
Cabinet issues bill ordering a new board of trustees be appointed to state-run National Council for Human Rights.