Egyptian army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi who is expected to declare his candidacy for president. Photograph: Reuters

Egypt’s government has resigned, the prime minister said today, a step likely to pave the way for army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi(...)

Egypt’s interim cabinet convenes for the first time today, facing a raft of challenges from reviving the economy to restoring security as supporters o(...)