Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohamed Badie was sentenced along with 36 other Brotherhood leaders today.  Photoraph:
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An Egyptian court sentenced Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie to life in prison today, the court’s judge said, for inciting violence that erupte(...)

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 (...)

Supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi take cover from Egyptian security forces fire during clashes in Rabaah Al-Adawiya in Cairo’s Nasr City district, Egypt.  Photograph:Manu Brabo/AP

Security forces killed scores of protesters and wounded thousands of others yesterday in a day-long assault on two sit-ins by Islamist supporters o(...)

A police officer aims a shotgun at supporters of deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi during clashes in Nasr city area, east of Cairo, this morning. Photograph: Asmaa Waguih/Reuters

Egyptian security forces shot dead dozens of supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi today, witnesses said, days after the army chief ca(...)

An Apache helicopter flies over Tahrir Square during a protest to support the army  in Cairo tonight. Photograph:  Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters.

Hundreds of thousands of Egyptians took to the streets in rival mass rallies tonight, hours after the state news agency said ousted Islamist president(...)