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New Egypt election results show Islamists dominant

Islamists captured more than 60 percent of the vote for party lists in the first round of Egypt's parliamentary elections, according to results released Sunday. Read more »

Dec. 4, 2011

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Ultraconservative party to push for Islamic Egypt

CAIRO — Anticipating a strong presence in the new Egyptian parliament, ultraconservative Islamists outlined plans Friday for a strict brand of religious law, a... Read more »

Dec. 2, 2011


Egypt parliament election had 62 percent turnout

Sixty-two percent of eligible voters took part in the initial round of Egypt's first parliamentary elections since Hosni Mubarak's ouster, the head of the election... Read more »

Dec. 2, 2011


Ultraconservative Islamists make gains in Egypt

Egypt's ultraconservative Islamist party plans to push for a stricter religious code in Egypt after claiming surprisingly strong gains in the first round of... Read more »

Dec. 2, 2011


Egypt election results delayed to Friday

The head of Egypt's election commission said the announcement of final results for first-round parliamentary elections has been delayed until Friday. Read more »

Dec. 1, 2011


Egypt stocks extend gains after elections

Egypt's benchmark stock index extended its gains for a third consecutive day Thursday after landmark parliamentary elections passed relatively peacefully. Few,... Read more »

Dec. 1, 2011


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