Prime Minister Hazem el Beblawi intends to have his government up and running by the end of the week. But supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi.
Clashes near Cairo between Egyptian police and supporters of deposed Islamist President Mohammed Morsi have turned deadly. Authorities say it is the most violent such unrest in months.
A suspected terror strike has injured 18 police conscripts in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, officials have said. The attack follows a decision by the government to extend the state of emergency in the region.
Egypt's top prosecutor has died after a bomb attack. Hisham Barakat and his bodyguards had been taken to hospital after their car was hit outside a military academy in the Heliopolis neighborhood of the Egyptian capital.
Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi has been sentenced to death on charges of jailbreak. Morsi's case will now be referred to a religious authority before an execution can take place.