Egyptian policemen inspect the site of bombing outside Cairo University. Photograph: Khaled Elfiqi/EPA

An explosion outside Cairo University wounded 10 people on Wednesday, among them police and civilians, the Interior Ministry said in a statement.The b(...)

Hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters chanted “Down with the military government” outside Cairo University today, defying Egypt’s army-backed auth(...)

Supporters of ousted Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi cheer during a sit-in near Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque in the Nasr City neighbourhood of Cairo yesterday. Photograph: Narciso Contreras/The New York Times

Egyptians were on tenterhooks yesterday as they expected the security forces to begin a campaign to end the two main Cairo sit-ins protesting the oust(...)

Supporters of deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi run from tear gas fired by riot police during clashes on the Sixth of October Bridge over the Ramsis square area in central Cairo. Photograph: Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters

A spokesman for Egypt’s interim president said today authorities expected Islamist movements to join in national reconciliation, including the Muslim (...)

Protesters carry posters of ousted Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi during a rally in the Nasr City neighborhood of Cairo. Photograph: Tara Todras-Whitehill/the New York Times

Cairo University’s Nahda Square is sealed off by a few threads of wire and string, and pieces of flattened tin. Access is granted by male volunteers i(...)

Opponents of Egypt’s Islamist President Mohammed Morsi celebrate the military coup in Tahrir Square, Cairo, tonight.Photograph: Suhaib Salem/Reuters

Egypt’s armed forces overthrew elected Islamist President Mohamed Mursi tonight and announced a political transition with the support of a wide range (...)