A supporter of the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi shouts slogans against the military and interior ministry, during a protest in front of barbed wire, army soldiers and the riot police at El-Thadiya presidential palace in Cairo on Friday. Photograph: Reuters
Egyptian train crash kills 24 people
  • Africa
  • November 18, 2013, 08:11

A cargo train has slammed into vehicles crossing the tracks in Egypt, killing at least 24 people, many from the same family returning from a wedding p(...)

Protesters opposing Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi wave Egyptian flags and shout slogans against him and members of the Muslim Brotherhood, during a protest in front of El-Thadiya presidential palace in Cairo. Photograph: Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters.

The Egyptian general who serves as defence minister has issued an ultimatum to the government to agree a way forward in solving political deadlock wit(...)