This image made from video shows ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, centre, arriving for a trial hearing in Cairo, yesterday. Emerging from four months in secret detention, the deposed Islamist president defiantly rejected the court’s authority to try him. Photograph: AP photo/Egyptian interior ministry

After four months in secret detention, Egypt’s ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi appeared in court alongside 14 other members of the now banned (...)

Police detain students at Cairo’s al-Azhar University yesterday after their protest at the detention of Muslim Brotherhood leader Essam el-Erian. Photograph: Mohamed Abd El-ghany

The arrest yesterday by Egyptian security forces of Essam el-Erian completed the round-up of the most senior Muslim Brotherhood leaders. Mr Erian, a f(...)

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi protest against the military and interior ministry in Cairo. Al Jazeera journalists were reported from Cairo today after the channell carried appeals from Muslim Brotherhood figures to protest against army rule. Photograph: Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters.

Egypt deported three Al Jazeera journalists today, days after the Qatari-owned channel carried appeals from leaders of ousted president Mohamed Morsi’(...)

Nobel laureate Mohamed ElBaradei was yesterday confirmed as Egypt’s vice president for foreign affairs and liberal economist Hazem El-Beblawi named a(...)