Sept. 13 marks World Law Day

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 02:15 GMT

The word law is taken from the Greek word canon, which means a straight stick.

Arab League demands International Criminal Court to prosecute Israeli officials who stand behind 'war crimes' against Palestinians

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 11:06 GMT

The Arab League asserted that the ICC must stop the penalty evasion policy and achieve justice that has been absent.

Egypt takes steps to introduce mobile units offering documentation, municipal services

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 03:02 GMT

Those involve the ministries of justice, communications, and local development.

Egyptian court holds 1st ‘online hearing session’

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 02:23 GMT

The online session, which was held on a pretrial detention case, was attended by Minister of Justice Omar Marwan to test it before applying this new service in the courts nationwide.

Justice Minister: Court sessions will be partially resumed Saturday

Fri, 29 May 2020 - 12:14 GMT

In statements to MENA chief editor, he added that this measure will continue for two weeks ahead of resuming all court sessions nationwide.

Social media influencer Eladham remanded in custody over indecent act

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 10:59 GMT

The social media influencer is accused of creating profiles on social media apps to promote immorality and behaviors that are inconsistent with the family values in the Egyptian society.

Alex court sentences 27 defendants to various jail terms for terror charges

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 01:34 GMT

Among the defendants, five were given 10 years in jail, 19 defendants sentenced to life in jail and three others were given 10 years jail term.

Justice min., Hungarian amb. talk judicial, railway cooperation

Thu, 02 Jan 2020 - 10:56 GMT

The Hungarian ambassador also requested that Egypt ratifies the bilateral agreements’ procedures especially the agreement on supplying new railway vehicles.

Egypt urges Arab justice ministers to enhance judicial cooperation to fight terrorism

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 - 03:04 GMT

Addressing the 35th session of the Arab Justice Ministers Council, Abdel Rehim underlined the importance of setting up national mechanisms to confiscate all funds channeled to terrorist organizations.

Egypt, Kuwait sign MoU in judicial cooperation domain

Sun, 01 Sep 2019 - 02:20 GMT

The memo stipulates the right of every side to receive information about some issues and interrogate eyewitnesses to complete some files in some cases.

Court to issue verdict in Ansar Beit El-Maqdis case Monday

Sun, 01 Sep 2019 - 10:40 GMT

The crimes committed by the defendants include a failed assassination attempt against former interior minister Mohamed Ibrahim.

Retrial of 120 defendants in journalists' syndicate violence delayed to Jan. 28

Mon, 14 Jan 2019 - 03:44 GMT

The decision was made to complete hearing the defense pleadings.

Court delays retrial of 13 MB leaders in to March 12 over inciting violence

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 - 04:53 GMT

The defendants, including MB guide Mohamed Badie and his deputy Khairat el Shater, are accused of inciting to kill peaceful demonstrators outside the MB Guidance Bureau in Moqattam, Cairo, in 2013.

Climate victims seek justice, on the street and in the courtroom

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 - 09:22 GMT

People around the world beset by the impacts of global warming like droughts.

Egyptian-French historical, contemporary relations

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 09:30 GMT

The first ever director-general of the International Francophone Organization was Egyptian diplomat Boutros Boutros Ghali (1997 and 2002).

Bashir pledges support for displaced people in S. Darfur

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 02:26 GMT

Sundanese President Omar al Bashir pledged to solve the problems and respond to the demands of displaced people who seek to return to their villages.

At UN, countries launch push to end trade in torture goods

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 03:55 GMT

About 60 countries led by the European Union on Monday.

Gabon mulls amnesty for post-election violence

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 03:00 GMT

Gabon is considering an amnesty for people involved in last year's deadly post-electoral violence, Prime Minister Emmanuel Issoze Ngondet said Wednesday.

Turkey re-arrests activists in Amnesty case: group

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 - 08:53 GMT

Turkish security forces have re-arrested two activists previously detained but then released in a controversial case that has raised tensions with the West.

Walesa urges Poles to protect democracy by 'all means'

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 - 08:40 GMT

Polish freedom icon Lech Walesa joined in Saturday the protests against a proposed reform of the nation's Supreme Court.