President Mohamed Mursi said elections could begin in October. Photograph: Reuters

Egypt’s supreme constitutional court ruled as illegal the law by which the upper house of parliament was elected but said the chamber would not be dis(...)

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi. Photograph:  Ashraf Shazly/AFP/Getty Images

Egypt’s parliamentary elections, set to begin yesterday, have been postponed as the electoral law, drafted by the fundamentalist-dominated uppe(...)