Investigations by prosecutors have already started in the Giza village where 4 Shia Muslims were killed on Sunday.
Senior Sunni cleric says that killing is a worse sin in Islam than the destruction of the sacred Kaaba in Mecca.
Egyptian preacher convicted of 'insulting' film icon Elham Shahin on his TV show last year receives another 5-year jail term for slandering popular actress.
Abu Ismael has declared that Sissi's comments are a prelude to a coup and are not respectful of democratic principles.
Minister of defence gives ambiguous warning that the armed forces will not allow Egypt to slip into violence.
Muslim Brotherhood calls for open dialogue with opposition, stresses importance of abiding by rules of democracy.
Al-Gamaa Al-Islamiya's Adel El-Khayat resigns as governor of Luxor; former militant group blames decision on media's 'campaign of vilification'.
Islamic authority Al-Azhar condemned what it described as 'insults' and 'lies' about its Grand Imam made by Islamist preacher Safwat Hegazy.
Eyewitnesses say that Salafist sheikhs in Giza village led a mob attack on Shia families, accusing them of being infidels and spreading debauchery.
Salafi preacher Abdel Malek Maksoud agrees with recent fatwa from Al Azhar Sheikh Al Tayyeb permitting political protest.