Blast outside Cairo University wounds 11 - Officials

CAIRO - A bomb outside Cairo University wounded 11 people on Wednesday, among them several police officers, Egyptian officials said.

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Roadside bomb kills six soldiers in Egypt's Sinai 19 Oct 2014

CAIRO - Six Egyptian soldiers were killed by a remotely-detonated roadside bomb in the Sinai Peninsula on Sunday, the army said in a statement.

RPG attack kills 2 policemen in Egypt's Sinai - state TV 16 Oct 2014

CAIRO - An attack with a rocket propelled grenade killed two policemen and wounded another in the capital of Egypt's restive North Sinai province, state media reported late on Thursday.


Citi pulls out of consumer banking in 11 countries, profit jumps 15 Oct 2014

- Citigroup Inc said it was pulling out of consumer banking in 11 markets, including Japan and Egypt, as the U.S. bank with the biggest international business looks to cut persistently high costs.

Egypt court signals death penalty for seven jihadists in Sinai case 14 Oct 2014

CAIRO - An Egyptian court has recommended death sentences for seven men, including a prominent Islamist militant, charged with killing 25 policemen last year in an attack near the border with Israel, a judicial source said on Tuesday.

At least 30 die in Egypt bus crash - security sources 13 Oct 2014

CAIRO - At least thirty people died in a bus crash in southern Egypt early on Monday, security sources said.